Free Tax Preparation

Starting February 1, 2015, AARP Foundation will again provide free tax preparation and electronic filing. AARP-Tax-Aide is totally FREE; you do not need to be a member of AARP or a senior to use this service.

2014 tax returns reflect changes as the result of the Affordable Care Act […]

Free Fire Safety Class

June Mini Workshop: Fire Extinguisher 101 – Learn the PASS-word and stay safe putting out small fires

In just 30 minutes, learn the anatomy of a fire extinguisher, how to choose the right one for your household, review the do’s and don’ts of fire safety, and gain hands-on practice with a demo extinguisher. Free, no […]

Help Count Homeless Youth at Northgate Library 1/23

Each year since 2011, King County has conducted Count Us In, a point-in-time count to gather information on homeless and at-risk youth. In 2013, 776 youth and young adults were counted as homeless or unstably housed.

You can help this year as KC surveys youth to better understand the extent and nature of youth homelessness […]

Northgate Library Open House

Everyone is invited to a celebration of new open hours at the Northgate Branch Library on Sunday, April 28 from 2:00 – 3:30 p.m.

Thanks to the passage of the Library levy, 15 more branches will be open on Sundays from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. beginning in 2013.

The “Sundays are Special” celebration will […]

Northgate Branch would benefit from library levy

We received this press release which is obviously from the Libraries Yes campaign but there’s a lot of good info here on how it effects one of our local libraries.

The Northgate Branch of Seattle Public Library would see increased library hours, augmented collection of books and materials, enhanced library technology, and improved maintenance if […]

Family Gaming Night at the Northgate Library, Monday, October 11th

Bring your family to the library for an evening of fun, food and games! Whether you’d rather rock out on Rock Band, or get tangled up with Twister, we’ll have games for all ages, interests, and skill levels. This is a great opportunity to try out those cool new video games you’ve been hearing about, […]

Northgate Library’s Homework Help

Got homework? Check out the Northgate Library’s FREE Homework Help service, which resumes on Monday, September 27th. Trained volunteers are available to assist students in grades K through 12 with school work on a drop-in basis every Monday and Tuesday from 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM, and Wednesday from 4:30 to 5:30 PM throughout the […]

Henna Painting at the Northgate Library

Sorry for the short notice. I just got sent this today but it looks like fun (I’m too old unfortunately) and I wanted to pass it along. They have more events coming up and we’ll try to get those posted sooner in the future.

From Abby Bass, Teen Services Librarian:

Hey teens, want […]

New Homework Help Hours at the Northgate Library

Starting Monday, February 1st, there will be new Homework Help Hours at the Northgate Library. Homework Help is a FREE tutoring service available to all elementary, middle, and high school students. Trained volunteers are available to assist students in grades K through 12 with school work on a drop-in basis on

Mondays and Tuesdays from […]

New Hours of Operation at the Northgate Library

The Northgate Library will have reduced hours starting Wednesday, February 3rd. Due to city-wide budget cuts, the Northgate Branch of The Seattle Public Library (along with 14 other branches) will operate on a new schedule. The new hours of operation are:

Mondays & Tuesdays 1-8 PM Wednesdays, Thursdays, & Saturdays 11 AM – 6 PM […]