Amenities Highlights

  • Free Public Computers
  • Wi-Fi
  • Adaptive Equipment
  • Meeting Room
  • Free Parking
  • Single-Occupant All-Gender Restrooms
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Community Conversations

Join Marcellus Turner, Executive Director and Chief Librarian, in Community Conversations about the future of The Seattle Public Library at Columbia, Southwest and Northeast Branches this fall.

Explore Community Conversations

family at story time

Story Time

Bring your babies and toddlers to join us for stories, rhymes, and songs with our children's librarian.

View Story Time schedule at Green Lake Branch

women reciting poetry

PoetsWest Poetry

Join us for poetry reading and open mic. Featuring special guests at each session. 

View PoetsWest schedule at Green Lake Branch

About the Green Lake Branch

The current Green Lake Branch was renovated and reopened March 6, 2004. Tall ceilings contribute to a sense of spaciousness and rich detailing and use of wood throughout the interior adds to the warm, historic feel of the branch.

Green Lake Branch photo gallery