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

Mutlisensory 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.

        Monday April 9

   11:30 AM -12:30 PM


The Washington Assistive Technology Act Program provides assistive technology resources and expertise to Washington residents with disabilities as well as family members, employers, and service providers. Assistive technology devices will be available for demonstration and trial.

Tuesday April 10

11:30 AM -12:30 PM


State of the State Library: State Librarian, Cindy Aden, and staff discuss the variety of programs and services, including rural heritage, virtual reality, institutional branch libraries, and the vision and future of our Washington State Library and the power of libraries in the community.

Thursday April 12

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM


Selections from Seussical the Musical ingeniously interweaves classic tales by author-illustrator Dr. Seuss, through the interactions of vivid characters the Cat in the Hat, Horton the Elephant, Gertrude McFuzz and the Lorax. Seussical is smart, inventive, tuneful and appropriate for all ages. Directed and Choreographed by Kathryn Van Meter. Music Direction by Jeff Bell.

Friday April 13

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Robert Dugoni

Dugoni is the critically acclaimed New York Times, #1 Author of The Tracy Crosswhite series, My Sister’s Grave, Her Final Breath, In the Clearing, The Trapped Girl, and Close to Home. His literary novel, The Extraordinary Life of Sam Hell will be released April 24, 2018.  He is the recipient of the Nancy Pearl Award for Fiction, and the Friends of Mystery Spotted Owl Award for best novel in the Pacific Northwest.


Saturday May 5th 

2-4 PM

Special Pet Met & Greet

Join us for an afternoon with furry friends from Emerald City Pet Rescue! Learn about caring for pets with disabilities, animal assistive technology, and meet some amazing special pets. Youth age 18 and under are welcome to attend with their families. Snacks, crafts, and activities to follow. Please RSVP to Erin at or 206-615-1253.

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