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Posted on: February 20, 2019

Everett Public Library shares story of incredible Civil War memoir found in a Seattle attic

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EVERETT, WA – Stephen Murphy's great-grandfather gathered intelligence for Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman during the Union Army's "March to the Sea" near the end of the Civil War. Murphy recently discovered his ancestor's long-lost memoir in a Sea...

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Posted on: February 19, 2019

Screening of "Labor Wars of the Northwest" at Everett Public Library

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EVERETT, WA – Everett Public Library will host filmmaker David J. Jepsen for a free screening of his new documentary film, “Labor Wars of the Northwest.” The film chronicles the cauldron of discontent, radicalism, an...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

David B. Williams shares fascinating history of Seattle topography

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EVERETT, WA – Author David B. Williams tells the incredible story of how Seattle’s hilly terrain was sluiced into Elliott Bay in a free program at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 9, at the Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Ave. in Everett.

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Orca expert Howard Garrett to speak at Everett Public Library

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EVERETT, WA – Howard Garrett of the Orca Network will introduce these big mottled dolphins and give a status report on our endangered Salish Sea resident population in a free program at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23, at the Everett Public Library,...

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

Sleep expert Diane Gillespie to share strategies at Everett Public Library

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EVERETT, WA – Sleeplessness is one of the most common and debilitating conditions that Americans face today. Medications can be helpful, but also bring problems of their own.

Educational psychologist Diane Gillespie, author of "Stories for G...

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Posted on: January 16, 2019

Everett Reads! to feature animal expert Sy Montgomery

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The Everett Public Library will host a month of animal-themed programs in February.

Take a walk on the wild side at the Everett Public Library! The Everett Public Library proudly announces acclaimed naturalist Sy Montgomery as the featured speaker for the ...

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Posted on: January 7, 2019

Everett Public Library hosts monthly series featuring critically-acclaimed films

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Join the Everett Public Library’s “Evergreen Cinema Society” for a free monthly film screening and discussion. The program theme for the 2019 series is “Critical Mass,” with a focus on recent, critically-a...

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Posted on: December 11, 2018

Everett Public Library's Evergreen Branch to close for major remodel

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The Evergreen Branch of the Everett Public Library, located at 9512 Evergreen Way, will close to the public on Dec. 24 at 3 p.m. During the closure, the library will be renovated and expanded and is expected to reopen to the public in late 2019.

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Posted on: January 8, 2018

The Everett Public Library 2018 Reading Challenge

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The Everett Public Library rewards your reading all year in Everett Public Library 2018 Reading Challenge!

We all know reading is its own reward and that books build brains, but in 2018 the library also rewards your reading with prizes! Each month poses a ...

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