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Events
Thursday, September 27, 2018
7 – 8:15 p.m.
At: Central Library
Join us to hear Arjun Singh Sethi, a community activist and civil rights lawyer, discuss the stories of individuals affected by hate. Stay for a panel discussion with Sethi, Matt Remle, Soya & Aneelah Afzali.
Arjun Singh Sethi discusses 'American Hate'
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
7 – 8:45 p.m.
At: Central Library
University of Washington professor Jean Dennison (Osage) and Josh Reid (Snohomish) discuss Indigenous sovereignty and more with community leaders.
What Is At Stake for Washington's Native Nations Today
Thursday, October 4, 2018
7 – 8:15 p.m.
At: Central Library
What does it mean to lose your roots and what happens when you look for them? Nicole Chung talks about her search for her birth family and personal identity. Nicole will appear in conversation with Ijeoma Oluo.
Nicole Chung and Ijeoma Oluo discuss  'All You Can Ever Know'
Saturday, October 6, 2018
12 – 4 p.m.Register Online
At: Central Library
Interested in Indigenous sovereignty and human rights? Registration is required.
The Resistance Saga Workshop
Monday, October 8, 2018
7 – 8:15 p.m.
At: Central Library
Join us for an evening of readings and conversation celebrating local and national writers of color, in context of the publication of "Everyday People," a new collection of contemporary short fiction.
Jennifer Baker & Dennis Norris II with Anastacia-Renee & Jessica Rycheal
Thursday, October 11, 2018
5 – 8 p.m.
At: Central Library
Please join us for an evening of presentations and Q&A from local experts on the opioid epidemic.
Addressing the Opioid Epidemic: Community Approaches & Resources
Saturday, October 13, 2018
7 – 9 p.m.
At: Central Library
Celebrate with the winners and finalists of this year’s Washington State Book Awards! This ceremony and reception are free and open to the public.
2018 Washington State Book Awards
Monday, October 15, 2018
6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
At: Central Library
The Seattle Public Library and the 5th Avenue Theatre welcome you to a panel discussion, with local artists and community leaders, on the hit Broadway musical Come From Away.
Come From Away: A Journey from Gander to Broadway
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
6:30 – 8:15 p.m.
At: Central Library
A conversation with Tony Ageh, Chief Digital Office of the NYPL and facilitated by GeekWire Columnist, Frank Catalano.
Innovation, Privacy and the Public Good in the Digital Age
7 – 8:15 p.m.
At: Central Library
Join us for a conversation with two contributors to "West Wingers," a new collection of stories from eighteen members of Barack Obama’s White House.
Gautam Raghavan & Leah Katz-Hernandez with Pramila Jayapal
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