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

Fridays at 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.

Saturday July 14 

5:30-8:00 PM

Rock the Stacks Harry Potter Dance Party, Featuring Tonks & The Aurors at WTBBL

Please RSVP to Erin at erin.groth@sos.wa.gov or 206-615-1253.

Saturday July 28 

1:00-3:00 PM

Dig In! Explore Real Fossils from the Burke Museum at WTBBL

Please RSVP to Erin at erin.groth@sos.wa.gov or 206-615-1253.

Saturday August 11 

1:00-3:00 PM

Music Therapy Demo and Information Session with Seattle Pacific University at WTBBL

Please RSVP to Erin at erin.groth@sos.wa.gov or 206-615-1253.

Saturday August 18

9:00-4:00 PM

Challenge Air Fly Day at Paine Field

Please RSVP to Erin at erin.groth@sos.wa.gov or 206-615-1253.

Monday August 20

6:00-8:00 PM

WTBBL Building 70th Anniversary Celebration

Join us to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the historic landmark the Washington Talking Book & Braille Library calls home. Secretary of State Kim Wyman and special guests will unveil a new exhibit recognizing WTBBL’s timeless importance and the unique facility it resides in. RSVP required. For questions please call (360) 902-4171.

Saturday October 6

9:00 -12:00 PM

Patron Advisory Council 

The Patron Advisory Council assists in giving advice and recommendations on practices, policies, and goals of library services to individuals who are blind, visually impaired, deaf/blind, physically disabled, or learning disabled. This meeting will be hosted via conference call. For more information, please contact the library at 206-615-0400.

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