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Virtual Kaleidoscope Play and Learn Group

StoryTime Where: Online. Address: Click here to stream the videos. Play & Learn videos are pre-recorded. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is time for Virtual Kaleidoscope play and learn! Children, parents and caregivers join us for a weekly session where we learn together. Description: This is a program for parents and caregivers of young children to learn and explore together. This facilitated program is designed to support the development of children’s school readiness skills and to provide education and support for parents and caregivers. This program is presented by our partners at Denise Louie Education Center. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded story time programs. Event Information: info@deniselouie.org. Friday, November 27, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:40 AM.

Early Learning Together

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to catch the premier on our Seattle Public Library Kids YouTube channel. No registration is required. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Explore ways to Play, Read, Sing, Talk and Write with your little ones with these short videos! Each has a different activity that will help build your children's pre-literacy skills. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Friday, November 27, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:10 AM.

Virtual English Circle

* Online Where: Online. Address: Registration required. Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Practice your English conversational skills online with other learners and native English speakers! Discuss relevant topics in small groups to gain self-confidence and improve your speaking and listening. Description: This program is for beginning to advanced level learners. English Circle use a secure Zoom classroom. The instructor will send you a link before the session starts. Participants will be registered on a first-come, first-served basis. English Circle will meet September 28 - December 5. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Saturday, November 28, 2020, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Virtual Arts for 50+ Dances of Gratitude

* Online Where: Online. Address: Register on the Silver Kite website. Please enter 'SPL2020' to access the website. Password is case-sensitive. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Adults 50+. Language: English. Summary: Dances of Gratitude with Silver Kite. All ages welcome. Registration is required. Description: Join us to learn traditional dances of thanks and praise. Through dance, feel our togetherness and dance our thanks-giving. Supplies needed: chair. Facilitated by Susan Wickett-Ford. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: info@silverkite.us. Monday, November 30, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Monday, November 30, 2020, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Teen Service Learning

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to submit an application. Audience: Teens. Language: English. Summary: Join service learning to meet new friends and gain job skills while working on projects that benefit the library and community. Description: Service learning credit is available to high school students. This virtual program is for teens ages 14+ who attend school in the Southwest part of Seattle. To participate, look over the information on our website to make sure that Virtual Service Learning is right for you. Submit the online application found on the website and a Teen Librarian will contact you via email to schedule a time to talk with you about Virtual Service Learning. Service Learning will be held weekly on Mondays from 4 - 5 p.m.… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Monday, November 30, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Virtual English Circle

* Online Where: Online. Address: Registration required. Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Practice your English conversational skills online with other learners and native English speakers! Discuss relevant topics in small groups to gain self-confidence and improve your speaking and listening. Description: This program is for beginning to advanced level learners. English Circle use a secure Zoom classroom. The instructor will send you a link before the session starts. Participants will be registered on a first-come, first-served basis. English Circle will meet September 28 - December 5. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Monday, November 30, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Monday, November 30, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Website Monetization Methods – a virtual workshop

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. A link to the event will be emailed to those that register prior to the event. Registration required. Audience: Adults. Language: English. Summary: Extra cash can be yours by monetizing your website. Description: Advertising and e-commerce aren't the only way to earn money from a website, and many methods build passive or semi-passive revenue. In this course Digital strategist and small business consultant Michael J. Coffey will provide an overview of the most common ways people monetize their sites so that you can decide on a method that fits best with your site, skills, and resources. If you are an art-based business shifting your efforts to online marketing, a food business exploring new ways to reach your… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Monday, November 30, 2020, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Tuesday, December 1, 2020, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Vietnamese Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English and Vietnamese. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Tuesday, December 1, 2020, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Vietnamese Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English and Vietnamese. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Tuesday, December 1, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Virtual English Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Registration required. To register for the class, contact Elisa Ding, email btsinfo@seattlecolleges.edu, or call 206-934-4180. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: For all beginner and intermediate English language learners. Offered in partnership with Seattle Central College. Class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. September 29 - December 10. Description: To register for the class, contact Elisa Ding, email btsinfo@seattlecolleges.edu, or call 206-934-4180. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Tuesday, December 1, 2020, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM.

Virtual English Circle

* Online Where: Online. Address: Registration required. Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Practice your English conversational skills online with other learners and native English speakers! Discuss relevant topics in small groups to gain self-confidence and improve your speaking and listening. Description: This program is for beginning to advanced level learners. English Circle use a secure Zoom classroom. The instructor will send you a link before the session starts. Participants will be registered on a first-come, first-served basis. English Circle will meet September 28 - December 5. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Tuesday, December 1, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Virtual Children's Story Time

* Online Where: Online. Address: Catch the premier on our Kids' YouTube Channel. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time! Gather your preschoolers and toddlers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with one of our children's librarians. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Wednesday, December 2, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:20 AM.

Virtual Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA, and MTCs)

MOS Exams at SPL Where: Online. Audience: Teens. Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: The Library offers free Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA and MTCs), which are temporarily available as Exams from Home. Description: For a limited time, exams are being offered virtually as Exams from Home (in person exams are not currently available) - please read Certiport’s Test Candidate Guide to ensure your device meets the technical requirements. Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS), Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), and Microsoft Technical Certifications (MTC) are industry recognized certifications demonstrating one's tech proficiency to an employer or prospective college. MOS certifications validate ones tech knowledge in a… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact Certifications@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. More...: https://www.spl.org/online-resources/online-learning/microsoft-imagine-academy. Contact Info: *Central Library. Wednesday, December 2, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Wednesday, December 2, 2020, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Virtual English Circle

* Online Where: Online. Address: Registration required. Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Practice your English conversational skills online with other learners and native English speakers! Discuss relevant topics in small groups to gain self-confidence and improve your speaking and listening. Description: This program is for beginning to advanced level learners. English Circle use a secure Zoom classroom. The instructor will send you a link before the session starts. Participants will be registered on a first-come, first-served basis. English Circle will meet September 28 - December 5. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Wednesday, December 2, 2020, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Wednesday, December 2, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Thursday, December 3, 2020, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Vietnamese Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English and Vietnamese. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Thursday, December 3, 2020, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Vietnamese Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English and Vietnamese. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Thursday, December 3, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Virtual Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA, and MTCs)

MOS Exams at SPL Where: Online. Audience: Teens. Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: The Library offers free Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA and MTCs), which are temporarily available as Exams from Home. Description: For a limited time, exams are being offered virtually as Exams from Home (in person exams are not currently available) - please read Certiport’s Test Candidate Guide to ensure your device meets the technical requirements. Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS), Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), and Microsoft Technical Certifications (MTC) are industry recognized certifications demonstrating one's tech proficiency to an employer or prospective college. MOS certifications validate ones tech knowledge in a… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact Certifications@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. More...: https://www.spl.org/online-resources/online-learning/microsoft-imagine-academy. Contact Info: *Central Library. Thursday, December 3, 2020, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Virtual English Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Registration required. To register for the class, contact Elisa Ding, email btsinfo@seattlecolleges.edu, or call 206-934-4180. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: For all beginner and intermediate English language learners. Offered in partnership with Seattle Central College. Class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. September 29 - December 10. Description: To register for the class, contact Elisa Ding, email btsinfo@seattlecolleges.edu, or call 206-934-4180. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Thursday, December 3, 2020, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM.

Virtual Kaleidoscope Play and Learn Group

StoryTime Where: Online. Address: Click here to stream the videos. Play & Learn videos are pre-recorded. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is time for Virtual Kaleidoscope play and learn! Children, parents and caregivers join us for a weekly session where we learn together. Description: This is a program for parents and caregivers of young children to learn and explore together. This facilitated program is designed to support the development of children’s school readiness skills and to provide education and support for parents and caregivers. This program is presented by our partners at Denise Louie Education Center. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded story time programs. Event Information: info@deniselouie.org. Friday, December 4, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:40 AM.

Early Learning Together

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to catch the premier on our Seattle Public Library Kids YouTube channel. No registration is required. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Explore ways to Play, Read, Sing, Talk and Write with your little ones with these short videos! Each has a different activity that will help build your children's pre-literacy skills. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Friday, December 4, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:10 AM.

Virtual Arts for 50+ Writing Fiction: The Hero's Journey

* Online Where: Online. Address: Register on the Silver Kite website. Please enter 'SPL2020' to access the website. Password is case-sensitive. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Adults 50+. Language: English. Summary: Writing Fiction:  The Hero's Journey with Silver Kite.  All ages welcome. Registration is required. Description: A widely used form for storytelling, the Hero's Journey is highly adaptable and makes a useful structure to keep dramatic tension alive.  We'll look at some ways to structure your fiction so that everyone is the hero of their own story. If you have characters in mind, bring them to the workshop. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: info@silverkite.us. Friday, December 4, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Virtual English Circle

* Online Where: Online. Address: Registration required. Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Practice your English conversational skills online with other learners and native English speakers! Discuss relevant topics in small groups to gain self-confidence and improve your speaking and listening. Description: This program is for beginning to advanced level learners. English Circle use a secure Zoom classroom. The instructor will send you a link before the session starts. Participants will be registered on a first-come, first-served basis. English Circle will meet September 28 - December 5. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Saturday, December 5, 2020, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Autumn Adventure: Make a Gift with Seattle ReCreative

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Language: English. Summary: Join us for a season long Virtual Inclusion Festival for children and families of all abilities. We'll offer Yoga, crafts, animal exploration, and more! Description: Kick off the season of giving with a fun craft workshop for children of all ages and abilities. Create a fun "hand" made bouquet and a mailable hug! Participants registered by November 24th will have all materials made to their home. This event is held in partnership with The Arc of King County, Northwest Center Kids, and The Seattle Public Library. Children of all ages and abilities are welcome to attend. Registration is limited, so sign up soon. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Saturday, December 5, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM.

Washington’s Undiscovered Feminists with Mayumi Tsutakawa

* Online Where: Online. Address: Registration required. Please click here to register. . Audience: Teens. Adults. Adults 50+. Language: English. Summary: In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage, join us in remembering some of the remarkable, but often unsung, women of the Pacific Northwest. Description: Writer Mayumi Tsutakawa presents five “woman warriors” in the arts and journalism from the past century whose stories inspire. Meet the pioneering photographer Imogen Cunningham, Black American jazz musician Ruby Bishop, Chinese American artist Priscilla Chong Jue, Leftist journalist Anna Louise Strong, and Native American linguist Vi Hilbert. Drawing on her own experience as an activist and writer, she explores how these women inspired others and changed our state and our society. About the speaker:… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Saturday, December 5, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Virtual Arts for 50+ Pop-Up Holiday Cards

* Online Where: Online. Address: Register on the Silver Kite website. Please enter 'SPL2020' to access the website. Password is case-sensitive. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Adults 50+. Language: English. Summary: Pop-Up Holiday Cards with Silver Kite.  All ages welcome. Registration is required. Description: Are you ready to send some postal pop-up cheer this season?  In this class, we'll transform flat pieces of paper into pop-up cards and scenes.  We'll learn a variety of beginning paper engineering techniques that will dazzle your friends and pen pals. Supplies needed: assortment of paper (construction paper, card stock, printer paper or paper from your recycling bin), scissors, glue stick or liquid glue, drawing materials (crayons, colored pencils, markers or pens). ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: info@silverkite.us. Saturday, December 5, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Virtual Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA, and MTCs)

MOS Exams at SPL Where: Online. Audience: Teens. Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: The Library offers free Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA and MTCs), which are temporarily available as Exams from Home. Description: For a limited time, exams are being offered virtually as Exams from Home (in person exams are not currently available) - please read Certiport’s Test Candidate Guide to ensure your device meets the technical requirements. Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS), Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), and Microsoft Technical Certifications (MTC) are industry recognized certifications demonstrating one's tech proficiency to an employer or prospective college. MOS certifications validate ones tech knowledge in a… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact Certifications@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. More...: https://www.spl.org/online-resources/online-learning/microsoft-imagine-academy. Contact Info: *Central Library. Sunday, December 6, 2020, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM.

Virtual Arts for 50+ Bollywood Dance

* Online Where: Online. Address: Register on the Silver Kite website. Please enter 'SPL2020' to access the website. Password is case-sensitive. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Adults 50+. Language: English. Summary: Bollywood Dance with Silver Kite.  All ages welcome. Registration is required. Description: Learn dances featured in films from India - the largest movie-making capital in the world.  Bollywood is the Hindi-language sector of the Indian movie-making industry based in Mumbai. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: info@silverkite.us. Monday, December 7, 2020, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Monday, December 7, 2020, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Teen Service Learning

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to submit an application. Audience: Teens. Language: English. Summary: Join service learning to meet new friends and gain job skills while working on projects that benefit the library and community. Description: Service learning credit is available to high school students. This virtual program is for teens ages 14+ who attend school in the Southwest part of Seattle. To participate, look over the information on our website to make sure that Virtual Service Learning is right for you. Submit the online application found on the website and a Teen Librarian will contact you via email to schedule a time to talk with you about Virtual Service Learning. Service Learning will be held weekly on Mondays from 4 - 5 p.m.… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Monday, December 7, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Monday, December 7, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Vietnamese Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English and Vietnamese. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Vietnamese Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English and Vietnamese. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Virtual English Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Registration required. To register for the class, contact Elisa Ding, email btsinfo@seattlecolleges.edu, or call 206-934-4180. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: For all beginner and intermediate English language learners. Offered in partnership with Seattle Central College. Class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. September 29 - December 10. Description: To register for the class, contact Elisa Ding, email btsinfo@seattlecolleges.edu, or call 206-934-4180. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Tuesday, December 8, 2020, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM.

Virtual Children's Story Time

* Online Where: Online. Address: Catch the premier on our Kids' YouTube Channel. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time! Gather your preschoolers and toddlers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with one of our children's librarians. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Wednesday, December 9, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:20 AM.

Virtual Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA, and MTCs)

MOS Exams at SPL Where: Online. Audience: Teens. Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: The Library offers free Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA and MTCs), which are temporarily available as Exams from Home. Description: For a limited time, exams are being offered virtually as Exams from Home (in person exams are not currently available) - please read Certiport’s Test Candidate Guide to ensure your device meets the technical requirements. Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS), Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), and Microsoft Technical Certifications (MTC) are industry recognized certifications demonstrating one's tech proficiency to an employer or prospective college. MOS certifications validate ones tech knowledge in a… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact Certifications@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. More...: https://www.spl.org/online-resources/online-learning/microsoft-imagine-academy. Contact Info: *Central Library. Wednesday, December 9, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Wednesday, December 9, 2020, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Wednesday, December 9, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Have It Your Way: Creating a Durable Power of Attorney for Finances and Healthcare

* Online Where: Online. Address: Please click here to register. Attendees will receive a link to the class on the day of the class. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. Language: English. Summary: If you become sick or unable to make decisions for yourself, do you have a plan in place to have someone you trust make financial decisions for you? What about medical decisions? Registration required. Description: In Washington, you can create a legal document called a Power of Attorney (POA) to authorize another person to make decisions on your behalf. In this workshop you will learn about Washington’s Durable Power of Attorney for Finances and Durable Power of Attorney Health Care. We will discuss the law that governs them and the practical issues to be aware of when creating or revoking them. You will also have access to forms that you can use to draft your own Durable Power of Attorney for Finances and Durable Po… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Wednesday, December 9, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM.

Virtual Write with Hugo House: Seattle Writes

* Online Where: Online. Address: To receive the link for this event, please click here and select the red date you want to attend. Phone registration also available at 206-322-7030. Registration opens on the first of the month. Audience: Adults. Language: English. Summary: Attend free drop-in writing circles facilitated by established local writers from Hugo House! Bring something you’re working on, or just come ready to write. Registration required. Description: In this group, we’ll focus on generative writing through poetry prompts. The session will begin with introductions and a short warm-up, after which we’ll read two separate poems and write in response to those. At times writers will be invited to create community through sharing words or ideas with other writers in small groups. Attendees will leave the class with 2-3 new drafts of poems. Designed for all writers, this group supports poets as well those working in other genres, as the skills practiced in poe… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Wednesday, December 9, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Thursday, December 10, 2020, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Vietnamese Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English and Vietnamese. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Thursday, December 10, 2020, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Vietnamese Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English and Vietnamese. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Thursday, December 10, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

UW Entrepreneurial Law Clinic - Virtual Office Hours – Corporate Law

* Online Where: Online. Address: Register for your 30 min session by contacting the Library to Business team using this form or by emailing L2B@spl.org. Please make sure you include your name, email, phone number, and a brief summary of your legal question related to corporate law (in the “business question field”). We will write back to you with available consultation times, help you register you for a time that works for you, and send you the connection details. Audience: Adults. Language: English. Summary: Does your small business or nonprofit need help navigating contract or corporate law issues? Registration required. Description: Together with the UW School of Law Entrepreneurial Law Clinic and pro bono attorneys, we will be hosting a free legal consultation session in the area of corporate law to answer questions from small business owners and nonprofits. If you have any questions related to incorporation, equity allocation, or contract issues, please sign up for a 30 minute consult to have your questions answered. Language support available upon request in Chinese, Polish, Russian, Spanish and Vietnamese. What to expect:… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Thursday, December 10, 2020, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Virtual English Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Registration required. To register for the class, contact Elisa Ding, email btsinfo@seattlecolleges.edu, or call 206-934-4180. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: For all beginner and intermediate English language learners. Offered in partnership with Seattle Central College. Class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. September 29 - December 10. Description: To register for the class, contact Elisa Ding, email btsinfo@seattlecolleges.edu, or call 206-934-4180. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Thursday, December 10, 2020, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM.

Virtual It's About Time Writers' Reading Series

* Online Where: Online. Address: Please click here to register. A link will be sent out before event starts. Audience: Adults. Language: English. Summary: The Ballard Branch welcomes the 373rd meeting of the It's About Time Writers' Reading Series, featuring author readings and open mics. Description: This month’s online presentation welcomes the Ballard Writers Collective (BWC) to celebrate their 11th Annual Event. Join multi-genre writers on the theme, "The Elephant in the Room." With eleven members of the BWC including Carol Levin, Stephen Lundgren, Joel Bell, Sharon Hennessey, Janet Margot, Karen Gamble, and others! Ability to use Zoom on your own computer or phone is required for this program. This reading will be recorded and also available for future viewing on the It's About Time Writer… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Podcast: This event will be recorded for podcast. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Thursday, December 10, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Virtual Kaleidoscope Play and Learn Group

StoryTime Where: Online. Address: Click here to stream the videos. Play & Learn videos are pre-recorded. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is time for Virtual Kaleidoscope play and learn! Children, parents and caregivers join us for a weekly session where we learn together. Description: This is a program for parents and caregivers of young children to learn and explore together. This facilitated program is designed to support the development of children’s school readiness skills and to provide education and support for parents and caregivers. This program is presented by our partners at Denise Louie Education Center. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded story time programs. Event Information: info@deniselouie.org. Friday, December 11, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:40 AM.

Virtual Arts for 50+ Music and Memories: Holiday Movies

* Online Where: Online. Address: Register on the Silver Kite website. Please enter 'SPL2020' to access the website. Password is case-sensitive. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Adults 50+. Language: English. Summary: Music and Memories:  Holiday Movies with Silver Kite.  All ages welcome. Registration is required. Description: During this interactive holiday celebration, we'll watch clips from popular holiday movies from the 1940s - 1970s, share personal holiday memories, and sing along to musical favorites of the holiday season. This workshop has been designed and will be facilitated for individuals living with memory loss and their care partners. We welcome other family members and friends of all ages to join us. . ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: info@silverkite.us. Friday, December 11, 2020, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Early Learning Together

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to catch the premier on our Seattle Public Library Kids YouTube channel. No registration is required. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Explore ways to Play, Read, Sing, Talk and Write with your little ones with these short videos! Each has a different activity that will help build your children's pre-literacy skills. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Friday, December 11, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:10 AM.

J Mase Author Reading: Black Trans Prayer Book

* Online Where: Online. Address: We will add the streaming link here and on our Facebook event page one week before the event. Audience: Teens. Adults. Adults 50+. Language: English. Summary: Don't miss an incredible evening with J Mase III and co-editors of the Black Trans Prayer Book. Description: Join the contributors of the Black Trans Prayer Book for an evening of spirited connections. The Black Trans Prayer Book: is a beyond-faith-and-interfaith, multi-dimensional, artistic and theological work that collects the stories, poems, prayers, meditation, spells, and incantations of Black Trans & Non-Binary people. Often pushed out of Faith spaces and yet still deeply connected to a historical legacy of spiritual essentiality, Black Trans People face unprecedented amounts of spiritual, physical,… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Podcast: This event will be recorded for podcast. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Friday, December 11, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

The Great Fall Get Together for Teens and Young Adults of All Abilities

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Teens. Adults. Language: English. Summary: This is a two-part recreational opportunity for teens and young adults (14-24) with intellectual and developmental disabilities. More details about each program can be found on the registration page. Description: Participants of all abilities and skill levels are encouraged to attend. You can attend one session or both, and all required materials will be provided. For More information about the program, contact JKim@arcofkingcounty.org. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Saturday, December 12, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM.

Virtual Arts for 50+ Holiday Paper Decorations

* Online Where: Online. Address: Register on the Silver Kite website. Please enter 'SPL2020' to access the website. Password is case-sensitive. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Adults 50+. Language: English. Summary: Holiday Paper Decorations with Silver Kite.  All ages welcome. Registration is required. Description: Brighten up the season with festive paper decorations.  In this class, we'll make paper ornaments and garlands which you can use to spruce up your digs. Supplies needed:  assortment of paper (construction paper, card stock, printer paper, paper from the recycling bin), scissors, glue stick or liquid glue, circle template (round jar lid or 16 oz. canned food can), paper clips, small pieces of wire or needle and thread. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: info@silverkite.us. Saturday, December 12, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Hora del español para todas las habilidades

* Online Where: Online. Address: Para registrarse en este evento o si tiene alguna pregunta, contacte a Sandra Urite en: SUrite@arcofkingcounty.org. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: Español. Summary: Compartiremos canciones, libros y actividades de movimiento. Disfruta de este tiempo de cuento interactivo y sensorial desde la comodidad de tu hogar. Description: Todos los libros y actividades estarán dirigidos a niños menores de 8 años, pero alentamos a que asistan participantes de todas las edades. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Translation: Virtual Spanish All Abilities Story Time Join us as we share songs, books, and movement activities. Enjoy this interactive and sensory story time from the comfort of your home. All books and activities will be geared towards children under the age of 8, but we encourage participants of all ages and abilities to attend. Event Information: Ask Us. Saturday, December 12, 2020, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Virtual Writers Read

* Online Where: Online. Address: A Zoom link will be sent out before event starts. Audience: Adults. Language: English. Summary: Join us for a monthly reading series featuring an open mic and selected author readings from local writers. Registration is Required. Description: Local writers will read from their diverse repertoires of poetry, short stories, novels and essays. The event will end with a Q&A session, followed by an open mic session. This program is presented in partnership with African-American Writers' Alliance on the second Sunday of the month. Ability to use Zoom on your own computer or phone is required for this program. Registration is Required. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Sunday, December 13, 2020, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

El Club Latino Virtual

* Online Where: Online. Address: La discusión se llevará a cabo completamente en español a través de la plataforma de reuniones en línea WebEx. El espacio es limitado. Por favor, haga clic aquí para inscribirse. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. Language: Español. Summary: Únase al Club de Lectura de la Biblioteca Central. Todos son bienvenidos. El libro de este mes es: Ciudad Real de Rosario Castellanos. Description: Ciudad Real fue el antiguo nombre de San Cristóbal de Las Casas, Chiapas, y es el escenario de este libro en el cual una cultura sojuzgada y oprimida durante siglos clama por su derecho a existir. Al mostrar la otra cara de la historia, estos cuentos denuncian las condiciones miserables en que han sobrevivido los tzotziles, tzeltales, lacandones y chamulas, desde el día en que el pie de los caxlanes, los hombres blancos, pisó sus tierras. View in Catalog: Ciudad Real by Rosario Castellanos. Translation: Join El Club Latino and spend a pleasant time talking about books and Latin American culture. El Club Latino meets once a month. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Sunday, December 13, 2020, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Virtual Arts for 50+ Dances That Light Up the Darkness

* Online Where: Online. Address: Register on the Silver Kite website. Please enter 'SPL2020' to access the website. Password is case-sensitive. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Adults 50+. Language: English. Summary: Dances That Light Up the Darkness with Silver Kite.  All ages welcome. Registration is required. Description: Join us to learn gentle world dances, including several inspired by winter traditions from around the world that feature lights. Have a real or electric candle ready and together, we'll brighten things up. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: info@silverkite.us. Monday, December 14, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Monday, December 14, 2020, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Teen Service Learning

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to submit an application. Audience: Teens. Language: English. Summary: Join service learning to meet new friends and gain job skills while working on projects that benefit the library and community. Description: Service learning credit is available to high school students. This virtual program is for teens ages 14+ who attend school in the Southwest part of Seattle. To participate, look over the information on our website to make sure that Virtual Service Learning is right for you. Submit the online application found on the website and a Teen Librarian will contact you via email to schedule a time to talk with you about Virtual Service Learning. Service Learning will be held weekly on Mondays from 4 - 5 p.m.… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Monday, December 14, 2020, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Monday, December 14, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Virtual Write with Hugo House: Seattle Writes

* Online Where: Online. Address: To receive the link for this event, please click here and select the red date you want to attend. Phone registration also available at 206-322-7030. Registration opens on the first of the month. Audience: Adults. Language: English. Summary: Drop into a virtual writing circle, hosted by author Brett Hamil for writing exercises, motivation, and ways to connect with other writers. Registration required. Description: In this group, writers introduce themselves, talk about their writing and discuss an evocative opening topic. They are given a prompt and 20-30 minutes of silent writing time, with the opportunity to read what they wrote in a mutually supportive, welcoming environment. Brett Hamil is a writer, cartoonist and performer in South Seattle. He’s the co-producer of Joketellers Union and the host of the Seattle Process. The Seattle Weekly once called him “the city’s premier political comic.”. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Monday, December 14, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Tuesday, December 15, 2020, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Vietnamese Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English and Vietnamese. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Tuesday, December 15, 2020, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM.

Virtual Food Business Orientation

* Online Where: Online. Address: Please click here to register on EventBrite. Audience: Adults. Language: English. Summary: Got something cooking? Come learn about the requirements & regulations for opening or expanding a food business! Registration required. Description: Whether you are starting or expanding your food business, the City of Seattle’s Office of Economic Development (OED) offers resources that will help you succeed. Whether you are looking for help navigating the regulatory requirements for getting your food business started, looking for financial help, counseling on various aspects of your food business, or advice on how to trouble shoot an issue or figure out next steps, this orientation will help you get connected to a variety of resources available to you.… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Tuesday, December 15, 2020, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM.

Vietnamese Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English and Vietnamese. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Tuesday, December 15, 2020, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Virtual Write with Hugo House: Seattle Writes

* Online Where: Online. Address: To receive the link for this event, please click here and select the red date you want to attend. Phone registration also available at 206-322-7030. Registration opens on the first of the month. Audience: Adults. Language: English. Summary: Attend free drop-in writing circles facilitated by established local writers from Hugo House! Bring something you’re working on, or just come ready to write. Registration required. Description: Our mission during this time of distraction, artistic fatigue, and social isolation is to create a regular time and space for writers to write and to meet each other. In this group, writers introduce themselves and are provided optional fiction, poetry and nonfiction prompts to work on for 60-70 minutes of sustained silent writing time, though they are more than welcome to work on their own projects instead. Small group breakout sessions at the end of our time together encourage participants to share and re… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Tuesday, December 15, 2020, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.

Virtual Children's Story Time

* Online Where: Online. Address: Catch the premier on our Kids' YouTube Channel. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time! Gather your preschoolers and toddlers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with one of our children's librarians. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Wednesday, December 16, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:20 AM.

Virtual Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA, and MTCs)

MOS Exams at SPL Where: Online. Audience: Teens. Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: The Library offers free Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA and MTCs), which are temporarily available as Exams from Home. Description: For a limited time, exams are being offered virtually as Exams from Home (in person exams are not currently available) - please read Certiport’s Test Candidate Guide to ensure your device meets the technical requirements. Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS), Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), and Microsoft Technical Certifications (MTC) are industry recognized certifications demonstrating one's tech proficiency to an employer or prospective college. MOS certifications validate ones tech knowledge in a… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact Certifications@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. More...: https://www.spl.org/online-resources/online-learning/microsoft-imagine-academy. Contact Info: *Central Library. Wednesday, December 16, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Wednesday, December 16, 2020, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

English Citizenship Class

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. ESOL. Language: Русский. 中文. አማርኛ. English. Español. Soomaali. Tiểng Việt. Summary: Fall Quarter is October 1 - December 16. All the citizenship classes will be provided online. This class is taught in English. Registration required. Description: Offered in partnership with Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Please complete the registration form to register for the class. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Wednesday, December 16, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.

Virtual Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA, and MTCs)

MOS Exams at SPL Where: Online. Audience: Teens. Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: The Library offers free Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA and MTCs), which are temporarily available as Exams from Home. Description: For a limited time, exams are being offered virtually as Exams from Home (in person exams are not currently available) - please read Certiport’s Test Candidate Guide to ensure your device meets the technical requirements. Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS), Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), and Microsoft Technical Certifications (MTC) are industry recognized certifications demonstrating one's tech proficiency to an employer or prospective college. MOS certifications validate ones tech knowledge in a… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact Certifications@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. More...: https://www.spl.org/online-resources/online-learning/microsoft-imagine-academy. Contact Info: *Central Library. Thursday, December 17, 2020, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Hora del español para todas las habilidades

* Online Where: Online. Address: Para registrarse en este evento o si tiene alguna pregunta, contacte a Sandra Urite en: SUrite@arcofkingcounty.org. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: Español. Summary: Compartiremos canciones, libros y actividades de movimiento. Disfruta de este tiempo de cuento interactivo y sensorial desde la comodidad de tu hogar. Description: Todos los libros y actividades estarán dirigidos a niños menores de 8 años, pero alentamos a que asistan participantes de todas las edades. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Translation: Virtual Spanish All Abilities Story Time Join us as we share songs, books, and movement activities. Enjoy this interactive and sensory story time from the comfort of your home. All books and activities will be geared towards children under the age of 8, but we encourage participants of all ages and abilities to attend. Event Information: Ask Us. Thursday, December 17, 2020, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Virtual Kaleidoscope Play and Learn Group

StoryTime Where: Online. Address: Click here to stream the videos. Play & Learn videos are pre-recorded. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is time for Virtual Kaleidoscope play and learn! Children, parents and caregivers join us for a weekly session where we learn together. Description: This is a program for parents and caregivers of young children to learn and explore together. This facilitated program is designed to support the development of children’s school readiness skills and to provide education and support for parents and caregivers. This program is presented by our partners at Denise Louie Education Center. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded story time programs. Event Information: info@deniselouie.org. Friday, December 18, 2020, 10:00 AM – 10:40 AM.

Virtual Arts for 50+ Drawing Portraits

* Online Where: Online. Address: Register on the Silver Kite website. Please enter 'SPL2020' to access the website. Password is case-sensitive. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Adults 50+. Language: English. Summary: Drawing Portraits with Silver Kite.  All ages welcome. Registration is required. Description: Join us to learn some basic drawing techniques to create naturalistic portraits. Supplies needed: paper, markers of various colors. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: info@silverkite.us. Friday, December 18, 2020, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Early Learning Together

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to catch the premier on our Seattle Public Library Kids YouTube channel. No registration is required. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Explore ways to Play, Read, Sing, Talk and Write with your little ones with these short videos! Each has a different activity that will help build your children's pre-literacy skills. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Friday, December 18, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:10 AM.

在线华语文化沙龙 (Virtual Chinese Culture Club)

* Online Where: Online. Address: 本节课将在WebEx网上平台进行。点击这里加入。. Audience: Adults. Adults 50+. Language: 中文. Summary: 欢迎参加我们的华语文化沙龙。需要注册. Description: 和我们聊聊书籍、文化、时事等等。文化沙龙通常每月在西雅图公立图书馆总馆聚会一次,因为疫情,本月的聚会改在网上进行。会议使用WebEx平台,可以用电脑笔记本电脑、平板电脑、智能手机在网上参加,或是打电话参加。. Translation: Chinese Culture Club meets monthly to discuss cultural topics. Join us to talk about a book you’ve read, a movie or show you’ve watched or anything that has inspired you intellectually or culturally. The discussion will be conducted entirely in Chinese via online meeting platform WebEx. Space is limited and online registration is required. Approved attendees will receive more information about the meeting by email. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Saturday, December 19, 2020, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Virtual Arts for 50+ Sip and Paint Watercolors

* Online Where: Online. Address: Register on the Silver Kite website. Please enter 'SPL2020' to access the website. Password is case-sensitive. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Adults 50+. Language: English. Summary: Sip and Paint Watercolors with Silver Kite.  All ages welcome. Registration is required. Description: Join us for a step-by-step watercolor painting workshop.  Grab a beverage of choice and spend an hour talking and make art together. Supplies needed:  watercolor paints, paint brushes (1" flat brush and pointed round brush), mixed media or watercolor paper, cup of water, painter's tape. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: info@silverkite.us. Saturday, December 19, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Virtual Arts for 50+ Memoir Writing

* Online Where: Online. Address: Register on the Silver Kite website. Please enter 'SPL2020' to access the website. Password is case-sensitive. Audience: Kids & Families. Teens. Adults. Adults 50+. Language: English. Summary: Memoir Writing with Silver Kite.  All ages welcome. Registration is required. Description: During this interactive, nonfiction writing workshop, we'll engage in reminiscence activities and life story based writing exercises together. We'll learn basic strategies to capture your life stories to share with friends and family.   Supplies needed: paper, pen or pencil. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: info@silverkite.us. Monday, December 21, 2020, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM.

Virtual Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA, and MTCs)

MOS Exams at SPL Where: Online. Audience: Teens. Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: The Library offers free Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA and MTCs), which are temporarily available as Exams from Home. Description: For a limited time, exams are being offered virtually as Exams from Home (in person exams are not currently available) - please read Certiport’s Test Candidate Guide to ensure your device meets the technical requirements. Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS), Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), and Microsoft Technical Certifications (MTC) are industry recognized certifications demonstrating one's tech proficiency to an employer or prospective college. MOS certifications validate ones tech knowledge in a… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact Certifications@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. More...: https://www.spl.org/online-resources/online-learning/microsoft-imagine-academy. Contact Info: *Central Library. Tuesday, December 22, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM.

Virtual Children's Story Time

* Online Where: Online. Address: Catch the premier on our Kids' YouTube Channel. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time! Gather your preschoolers and toddlers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with one of our children's librarians. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Wednesday, December 23, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:20 AM.

Virtual Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA, and MTCs)

MOS Exams at SPL Where: Online. Audience: Teens. Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: The Library offers free Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA and MTCs), which are temporarily available as Exams from Home. Description: For a limited time, exams are being offered virtually as Exams from Home (in person exams are not currently available) - please read Certiport’s Test Candidate Guide to ensure your device meets the technical requirements. Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS), Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), and Microsoft Technical Certifications (MTC) are industry recognized certifications demonstrating one's tech proficiency to an employer or prospective college. MOS certifications validate ones tech knowledge in a… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact Certifications@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. More...: https://www.spl.org/online-resources/online-learning/microsoft-imagine-academy. Contact Info: *Central Library. Wednesday, December 23, 2020, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM.

Library closed December 24 and 25

Holiday Closures Locations: All locations. Summary: All locations of The Seattle Public Library will be closed on December 24 (Christmas Eve) and December 25 (Christmas Day). All locations will resume regular hours on December 26. Thursday, December 24, 2020 – Friday, December 25, 2020. For more info visit www.spl.org.

Early Learning Together

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to catch the premier on our Seattle Public Library Kids YouTube channel. No registration is required. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: Explore ways to Play, Read, Sing, Talk and Write with your little ones with these short videos! Each has a different activity that will help build your children's pre-literacy skills. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Friday, December 25, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:10 AM.

Virtual Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA, and MTCs)

MOS Exams at SPL Where: Online. Audience: Teens. Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: The Library offers free Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA and MTCs), which are temporarily available as Exams from Home. Description: For a limited time, exams are being offered virtually as Exams from Home (in person exams are not currently available) - please read Certiport’s Test Candidate Guide to ensure your device meets the technical requirements. Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS), Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), and Microsoft Technical Certifications (MTC) are industry recognized certifications demonstrating one's tech proficiency to an employer or prospective college. MOS certifications validate ones tech knowledge in a… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact Certifications@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. More...: https://www.spl.org/online-resources/online-learning/microsoft-imagine-academy. Contact Info: *Central Library. Tuesday, December 29, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM.

Virtual Children's Story Time

* Online Where: Online. Address: Catch the premier on our Kids' YouTube Channel. Audience: Kids & Families. Language: English. Summary: It is story time! Gather your preschoolers and toddlers to enjoy stories, rhymes, songs and fun with one of our children's librarians. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Wednesday, December 30, 2020, 11:00 AM – 11:20 AM.

Virtual Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA, and MTCs)

MOS Exams at SPL Where: Online. Audience: Teens. Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: The Library offers free Microsoft certification exams (MOS, MTA and MTCs), which are temporarily available as Exams from Home. Description: For a limited time, exams are being offered virtually as Exams from Home (in person exams are not currently available) - please read Certiport’s Test Candidate Guide to ensure your device meets the technical requirements. Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS), Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA), and Microsoft Technical Certifications (MTC) are industry recognized certifications demonstrating one's tech proficiency to an employer or prospective college. MOS certifications validate ones tech knowledge in a… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact Certifications@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. More...: https://www.spl.org/online-resources/online-learning/microsoft-imagine-academy. Contact Info: *Central Library. Wednesday, December 30, 2020, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM.

Library closes at 6 p.m.

Holiday Closures Locations: All locations. Summary: All locations of The Seattle Public Library will close at 6 p.m. on New Year's Eve, Dec. 31 and will be closed on Jan. 1 in observance of New Year's Day. All locations will observe regular hours on Jan. 2. Thursday, December 31, 2020, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. For more info visit www.spl.org.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Room Location: Level 1 - Room 167 - Literacy/ESL/World Languages Computer Room. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for disabled and special needs patrons. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Monday, January 4, 2021, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for patrons with disabilities. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Monday, January 4, 2021, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Teen Service Learning

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to submit an application. Audience: Teens. Language: English. Summary: Join service learning to meet new friends and gain job skills while working on projects that benefit the library and community. Registration required. Description: Service learning credit is available to high school students. This virtual program is for teens ages 14+ who attend school in the Southwest part of Seattle. To participate, look over the information on our website to make sure that Virtual Service Learning is right for you. Submit the online application found on the website and a Teen Librarian will contact you via email to schedule a time to talk with you about Virtual Service Learning. Service Learning will be held weekly on school days Mondays… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Monday, January 4, 2021, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Room Location: Level 1 - LEAP Assistive Technology Lab. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for disabled and special needs patrons. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Wednesday, January 6, 2021, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Virtual Writers Read

* Online Where: Online. Address: A Zoom link will be sent out before event starts. Audience: Adults. Language: English. Summary: Join us for a monthly reading series featuring an open mic and selected author readings from local writers. Registration is Required. Description: Local writers will read from their diverse repertoires of poetry, short stories, novels and essays. The event will end with a Q&A session, followed by an open mic session. This program is presented in partnership with African-American Writers' Alliance on the second Sunday of the month. Ability to use Zoom on your own computer or phone is required for this program. Registration is Required. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Event Information: Ask Us. Sunday, January 10, 2021, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Room Location: Level 1 - Room 167 - Literacy/ESL/World Languages Computer Room. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for disabled and special needs patrons. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Monday, January 11, 2021, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for patrons with disabilities. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Monday, January 11, 2021, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Teen Service Learning

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to submit an application. Audience: Teens. Language: English. Summary: Join service learning to meet new friends and gain job skills while working on projects that benefit the library and community. Registration required. Description: Service learning credit is available to high school students. This virtual program is for teens ages 14+ who attend school in the Southwest part of Seattle. To participate, look over the information on our website to make sure that Virtual Service Learning is right for you. Submit the online application found on the website and a Teen Librarian will contact you via email to schedule a time to talk with you about Virtual Service Learning. Service Learning will be held weekly on school days Mondays… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Monday, January 11, 2021, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Room Location: Level 1 - LEAP Assistive Technology Lab. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for disabled and special needs patrons. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

UW Entrepreneurial Law Clinic - Virtual Office Hours – Corporate Law

* Online Where: Online. Address: Register for your 30 min session by contacting the Library to Business team using this form or by emailing L2B@spl.org. Please make sure you include your name, email, phone number, and a brief summary of your legal question related to corporate law (in the “business question field”). We will write back to you with available consultation times, help you register you for a time that works for you, and send you the connection details. Audience: Adults. Language: English. Summary: Does your small business or nonprofit need help navigating contract or corporate law issues? Registration required. Description: Together with the UW School of Law Entrepreneurial Law Clinic and pro bono attorneys, we will be hosting a free legal consultation session in the area of corporate law to answer questions from small business owners and nonprofits. If you have any questions related to incorporation, equity allocation, or contract issues, please sign up for a 30 minute consult to have your questions answered. Language support available upon request in Chinese, Polish, Russian, Spanish and Vietnamese. What to expect:… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Room Location: Level 1 - Room 167 - Literacy/ESL/World Languages Computer Room. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for disabled and special needs patrons. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Monday, January 18, 2021, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for patrons with disabilities. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Monday, January 18, 2021, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Room Location: Level 1 - LEAP Assistive Technology Lab. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for disabled and special needs patrons. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Wednesday, January 20, 2021, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Raven Chronicles presents "Take a Stand: Art Against Hate"

* Online Where: Online. Address: Registration required.. Click here to register. Audience: Adults. Language: English. Summary: Join us to hear contributors from the anthology Take A Stand, Art Against Hate read their work and work by other authors. Description: With over 170 contributors, including Jericho Brown, Lucille Clifton, Marge Piercy, and Danez Smith, Take a Stand features poetry, artwork, essays, and fiction that confront past and ongoing injustices and offer visions of positive change. Tonight’s readers will include Anna Bálint, Chip Livingston, Tiffany Midge, Shankar Narayan, henry 7 reneau, jr. Penina Ava Taesali, and Carletta Carrington Wilson. The event is presented in partnership with Third Place Books and Seattle City of Literature. This… View in Catalog: Take A Stand, Art Against Hate by Anna Balint. ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Thursday, January 21, 2021, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Room Location: Level 1 - Room 167 - Literacy/ESL/World Languages Computer Room. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for disabled and special needs patrons. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Monday, January 25, 2021, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for patrons with disabilities. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Monday, January 25, 2021, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Teen Service Learning

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to submit an application. Audience: Teens. Language: English. Summary: Join service learning to meet new friends and gain job skills while working on projects that benefit the library and community. Registration required. Description: Service learning credit is available to high school students. This virtual program is for teens ages 14+ who attend school in the Southwest part of Seattle. To participate, look over the information on our website to make sure that Virtual Service Learning is right for you. Submit the online application found on the website and a Teen Librarian will contact you via email to schedule a time to talk with you about Virtual Service Learning. Service Learning will be held weekly on school days Mondays… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Monday, January 25, 2021, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Room Location: Level 1 - LEAP Assistive Technology Lab. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for disabled and special needs patrons. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Wednesday, January 27, 2021, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

UW Entrepreneurial Law Clinic - Virtual Office Hours - Intellectual Property Law

* Online Where: Online. Address: Register for your 30 min session by contacting the Library to Business team using this form or by emailing L2B@spl.org. Please make sure you include your name, email, phone number, and a brief summary of your legal question related to corporate law (in the “business question field”). We will write back to you with available consultation times, help you register you for a time that works for you, and send you the connection details. Audience: Adults. Language: English. Summary: Does your small business or nonprofit need help navigating intellectual property issues, such as patents or trademarks? Registration required. Description: Together with the UW School of Law Entrepreneurial Law Clinic and pro bono attorneys, we will be hosting a free legal consultation session in the area of intellectual property law to answer questions from small business owners and nonprofits. If you have any questions related to patents, trademarks, copyrights, or trade secrets, please sign up for a 30 minute consult to have your questions answered. Language support available upon request in Chinese, Polish, Russian, Spanish and Vietnamese. What… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Wednesday, January 27, 2021, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Teen Service Learning

* Online Where: Online. Address: Click here to submit an application. Audience: Teens. Language: English. Summary: Join service learning to meet new friends and gain job skills while working on projects that benefit the library and community. Registration required. Description: Service learning credit is available to high school students. This virtual program is for teens ages 14+ who attend school in the Southwest part of Seattle. To participate, look over the information on our website to make sure that Virtual Service Learning is right for you. Submit the online application found on the website and a Teen Librarian will contact you via email to schedule a time to talk with you about Virtual Service Learning. Service Learning will be held weekly on school days Mondays… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Monday, February 1, 2021, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Room Location: Level 1 - LEAP Assistive Technology Lab. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for disabled and special needs patrons. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Wednesday, February 3, 2021, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Room Location: Level 1 - LEAP Assistive Technology Lab. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for disabled and special needs patrons. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

UW Entrepreneurial Law Clinic - Virtual Office Hours – Corporate Law

* Online Where: Online. Address: Register for your 30 min session by contacting the Library to Business team using this form or by emailing L2B@spl.org. Please make sure you include your name, email, phone number, and a brief summary of your legal question related to corporate law (in the “business question field”). We will write back to you with available consultation times, help you register you for a time that works for you, and send you the connection details. Audience: Adults. Language: English. Summary: Does your small business or nonprofit need help navigating contract or corporate law issues? Registration required. Description: Together with the UW School of Law Entrepreneurial Law Clinic and pro bono attorneys, we will be hosting a free legal consultation session in the area of corporate law to answer questions from small business owners and nonprofits. If you have any questions related to incorporation, equity allocation, or contract issues, please sign up for a 30 minute consult to have your questions answered. Language support available upon request in Chinese, Polish, Russian, Spanish and Vietnamese. What to expect:… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Captions are available for all recorded Library programs. Event Information: For registration information and other questions, Ask Us or 206-386-4636. Wednesday, February 10, 2021, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Room Location: Level 1 - LEAP Assistive Technology Lab. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for disabled and special needs patrons. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Wednesday, February 17, 2021, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Drop-In Assistive Technology Open Lab

LEAP Where: Central Library. Room Location: Level 1 - LEAP Assistive Technology Lab. Audience: Adults. LEAP. Language: English. Summary: Come to the LEAP Drop-In Lab session for up to an hour of free, one-on-one help in the use of the Library's assistive technology for disabled and special needs patrons. Description: LEAP staff members are available to answer questions and assist in the use of the Library's JAWS speech and ZoomText magnification software. Staff is also able to assist patrons in the use of the assistive technology to download eBooks, setup free email accounts, or request books and DVDs, or help with other adaptive equipment. Other help topics may include: Using the Library's catalog , Computer basics , Internet basics , Microsoft Word , Please note: LEAP-staff cannot assist with any kind… ADA Accommodations: We can provide accommodations for people with disabilities at Library events. Please contact leap@spl.org at least seven days before the event to request accommodations. Notes: Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required. Contact Info: Quick Information. Room Capacity: Space is limited at library events. Please come early to make sure you get a seat. Due to the fire code, we can’t exceed the maximum capacity for our rooms. Wednesday, February 24, 2021, 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM.