Upcoming Events

May 21

Boys and Books: Encouraging boys aged 9-13 to read
This is a FREE workshop for librarians, teachers and parents. Saturday, May 21st from 11 AM to 1 PM at the University Branch of the Seattle Public Library. Workshop participants will receive a FREE resource packet containing research findings and bibliography, list of books for boys, resource links, and strategies that can be immediately implemented by librarians, teachers and parents. Refreshments generously provided by SALA, the Student American Library Association. RSVP via email or phone 206-729-1959 by May 16th This FREE workshop will be presented by Jenine Lillian, an MLIS Graduate Student at the iSchool of the University of Washington. The workshop is based on an independent study which explores the social issues of boys ages 9-13 and determines how libraries and librarians, teachers, and parents might address those issues in a positive way. For more information, please email

*note: this event is not sponsored by the Seattle Public Library
Time: 11:00 AM
Location: University Branch of the Seattle Public Library, 50th and Roosevelt

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