This fall, The Seattle Public Library is offering a free class to help individuals prepare for the U.S. citizenship test. The class takes place from Oct. 2 to Dec. 14, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays and 10:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. on Saturdays, at the Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Level 4, PACCAR Inc. Meeting Room 6, 206-684-0849.

Library events and programs are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is required in class. Parking is available in the Central Library garage at the regular rates on weekdays.

The class will cover all aspects of the citizenship test, including U.S. history and civics, reading and writing practice, and the questions covered on the Application for Naturalization (Form N-400).

Registration and testing takes place during the first week of class. To register, bring your permanent resident card and driver's license or identification card during the first week of class. The class is open until full.


The Library brings people, information and ideas together to enrich lives and build community. We support universal access to information and ideas, and form strong partnerships with community organizations to offer classes and workshops that are accessible to all.