Formerly incarcerated individuals can get help applying for employment at four workshops this fall at The Seattle Public Library. The workshops will provide preparation tips and strategies to answer criminal background questions.

Library events are free and open to the public. Registration is not required.


Greenwood Branch, 8016 Greenwood Ave. N., 206-684-4086.

Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Level 4, Boeing Technology Training Center Room 4, 206-386-4636.

Douglass-Truth Branch, 2300 E. Yesler Way, 206-684-4704.

High Point Branch, 3411 S.W. Raymond St., 206-684-7454.

These workshops are taught by South Seattle College instructors, and is made possible by support from The Seattle Public Library Foundation and in partnership with South Seattle College.

The Library's dynamic approach to building community that enriches lives includes programming that brings people, information and ideas together to respect and embrace the well-being of the people we serve. Job resources, digital learning and digital creativity classes are some of the creative solutions the Library finds to meet the public's changing needs and interests.