The Seattle Public Library system will close Monday, Aug. 31 through Sunday, Sept. 6 due to citywide budget cuts (click to read rest of press release at the library website).
No materials will be due; no fines will be accrued, and there will be no access to the library website during that week. The estimated savings from the closure: $655,000.
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This weekend is your last chance to pick up your stuff at the library. All locations of the Seattle Public Library will be closed August 31 through September 7. They are closing down due to citywide budget cuts. The libraries will b... Read Post