Entries from April 2017
April 27th, 2017 by hillaryu
Save the date!
Starting May 1, you can buy your tickets online for the Roosevelt High School Spring Musical at www.showtix4u.com!
Tickets are $12 for students/seniors and $15 for adults
Learn more about the Roosevelt High School Theatre department here.
April 20th, 2017 by hillaryu
Join the Friends of The Seattle Public Library for their Pop-up Shop on Saturday, April 22 from 10 AM until 2 PM at the Northeast Branch (6801 35th Ave NE).
Pop in to purchase:
– Pre-owned paperbacks and children’s books for $1
– Goodies from the FriendShop, including tote bags, mugs and jewelry
– Gifts for readers
Your support helps the Friends advocate, educate and raise funds on behalf of The Seattle Public Library.
April 18th, 2017 by hillaryu
The Seattle Public Library will host a community presentation by Pacific NW magazine writer Tyrone Beason and Seattle Times photographer Erika Schultz to share the stories of residents from outdoor settlements around Seattle’s SoDo District from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, May 4 at the Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Level 1, Microsoft Auditorium, 206-386-4636.
Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Parking is available in the Central Library garage for $6 after 5 p.m.
No one is better suited to discuss the ever-shifting homeless crisis than the people who live in the camps that have sprung up under bridges, on vacant lots, in greenspaces and along streets all across the Puget Sound region.
Beason and Schultz visited outdoor settlements around Seattle’s SoDo District to invite residents to share their stories and concerns, in their own handwriting and from their unique vantage points. They compiled a journal of their reflections, along with intimate, black-and-white photographs, to put a human face on a condition that calls into question our collective humanity as we grapple with how to address this complex issue.
For more information, click here.
April 9th, 2017 by hillaryu
Caption: Robert Horton, Miles Davis… (Cloak n Dagger), acrylic on paper
Now on view through April 29th, 2017
This vibrant exhibit is an offshoot of the recent acclaimed exhibit in Seattle’s King Street Station which featured 150 works from the artists of the Onyx Fine Art Collective. This more intimate exhibit combines 18 of Seattle’s most accomplished African American Artists of various mediums – painting, as well as sculpture.
Artists include: Ashby Reed, Bonnie Hopper, Carlton Holmes, Clifford Crawford, Earline Alston, Earnest Thomas, Esther Ervin, Jasmine Brown, Jay Taylor, Kyle Melendez-Daigre, Lisa Brown, Olivia Davis, Omar Wiley, Rachel Williams, Rahal Adamu, Robert Horton, Tracy Poindexter-Canton and Zorn Taylor
For more details, please click here.
April 3rd, 2017 by hillaryu
Join the Seattle Public Library’s Northeast branch for story time!
Baby Story Time
(For infants up to 12 months)
Wednesday, April 5, 26 at 12:30 p.m.
Toddler Story Time
(Geared for ages 1-3)
Thursday, April 6, 27 at 10:15 & 11:15 a.m.
Preschool Story Time
(Geared for ages 3-5)
Tuesdays, April 4, 25 at 10:30 a.m.
Pajamas & Puppets
Wednesday, April 26 at 7:00 p.m.
More information can be found online.