Calendar of Events

Throughout the year, the Washington Talking Book & Braille Library hosts events for patrons and interested parties. All events are open to the public and tours are always available before or after events. Also listed are events at which WTBBL will host a table or present information.

Date and Time Description

Ongoing Event


11:00 AM

Multisensory Storytime

Come read, play, dance, sing, and explore your senses at WTBBL's Multisensory Storytime every Friday at 11:00 AM! All children ages 0-5 and their caregivers are welcome to attend. A short craft will follow each storytime. Free parking is available in the attached garage. For more information, contact (206) 615-1253.

Ongoing Event

First & Third Tuesday

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Yoga at WTBBL

Please join us for a free one hour yoga class at WTBBL where both joyful movement and meditation are part of the experience. This class is free of charge and all are welcome! It is recommended you bring a small towel and water bottle. Mats are provided. Free parking is available.

* The Tuesday, October 15 yoga class will be held on Monday, October 14 due to a special event at the library.



October 15

12:30 -1:30 PM 

Thor Hanson - Author Visit

Join us at WTBBL as Washington native and conservation biologist Thor Hanson speaks about his writing and work. He is the author of the award-winning books Feathers: The Evolution of a Natural Miracle and The Triumph of Seeds, as well as his most recent book Buzz: The Nature and Necessity of Bees.


October 19

2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Spooktacular Stories to Share at Jack Straw

Join us Saturday October 19th from 2-4pm for a ghoulish afternoon of tales, treats, and  a few tricks. WTBBL youth patrons are invited to mold creatures, investigate mysterious artifacts, and record scary stories and soundsCostumes encouraged!


October 22

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 

A Touch of Braille: A Brief Introduction to Braille

The Washington Talking Book & Braille Library is presenting an introduction to braille workshop. Come join us for a two-hour introduction to the braille system with some history, tactile exercises, information on ways braille can be helpful in our daily lives, and Q&A.

Please call WTBBL at (206) 615-0400 to R.S.V.P. or if you have any questions. Learn more here.

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