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Events
Thursday, May 2, 2019
7:30 – 8:45 p.m.
At: non-library location
At: Other
McKibben’s earlier work offered prescient warnings about climate change. But in his newest book he suggests the danger is broader than that. Join us for a thought-provoking discussion about the future.
Bill McKibben discusses Falter
Sunday, May 12, 2019
2 – 6 p.m.
At: Central Library
A community conversation surrounding the intersection of poverty, mental illness and addiction in the local music industry.
Over the Moon, Under the Bridge: Building a Stronger Music Community
Saturday, May 18, 2019
2 – 3:30 p.m.
At: Central Library
Pulitzer Prize-winning author and journalist Tony Horwitz will discuss his new book, "Spying on the South."
Tony Horwitz discusses 'Spying on the South'
Monday, May 20, 2019
6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
At: Central Library
Join us and the 5th Ave Theatre for a celebration of this American masterpiece.
A Place for Us: a Celebration of West Side Story, with the 5th Ave Theatre
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
7 – 8:30 p.m.
At: Central Library
The author of “Swamplandia!” and “Vampires in the Lemon Grove” reads from a stunning new collection of short fiction.
Karen Russell Discusses "Orange World and Other Stories"
Saturday, June 8, 2019
10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
At: Central Library
Join Historic Seattle and Vanishing Seattle on the history of LGBTQ spaces and the changing nature of our city.
There Goes the Gayborhood: Panel Discussion with Historic Seattle
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
7 – 8:30 p.m.
At: Central Library
Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Rick Atkinson reads from the first volume in his new American Revolution trilogy.
Historian Rick Atkinson reads from "The British Are Coming"
Sunday, June 16, 2019
2 – 4 p.m.
At: Central Library
The Wild Geese Players of Seattle will present a staged reading of James Joyce’s "Ulysses" for Bloomsday.
The Wild Geese Players Present Readings from James Joyce’s ‘Ulysses’
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
7 – 8:30 p.m.
At: Central Library
Lambda Award-winning author Nicole Dennis-Benn will read from and discuss her new novel "Patsy."
Nicole Dennis-Benn discusses "Patsy"
Thursday, October 17, 2019
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
At: Central Library
Come celebrate the first book of poetry about Fujitaro Kubota and garden in Rainier Beach named after him.
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