The Seattle Public Library will host open houses where business owners and entrepreneurs can meet with community lenders and providers of free business consulting at two Library locations in February and March.

Library events are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.

These events will gather together local experts who provide technical and financial assistance to new and growing businesses. Attendees will receive free advice on next steps, business ideas and financial assistance.


  • 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16 at the Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Level 4, Washington Mutual Foundation Meeting Room 1, 206-386-4636.
  • 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, March 16 at the Delridge Branch, 5423 Delridge Way S.W., 206-733-9125.