West Seattle Summer Fest 2014 countdown: Pop-up library!

July 2, 2014 at 4:11 pm | In West Seattle festivals, West Seattle news | 2 Comments

Just 9 days to go until the year’s biggest party, West Seattle Summer Fest (co-sponsored by WSB) – July 11th, 12th, 13th, closing the streets to vehicles and opening them to fun in the heart of The Junction. Today – news from the West Seattle Junction Association, which presents WSSF, that the first day of Summer Fest will feature the festival’s first-ever “pop-up library”:

West Seattle Summer Fest will host Open Air in Junction Plaza Park on Friday, July 11 from 10 am to 6 pm. The Seattle Public Library will bring a pop-up library outdoors (a kind of outdoor reading room, complete with book
tower and benches) where guests can check out books and DVDs from our mobile collection, take a break with a magazine, and chat with librarians (among other things). You can visit their landing page for a bit more information.

In addition to the above, Open Air provides hotspots with free wi-fi access and charging stations for visitors. On site librarians are particularly interested in signing up visitors for library cards and showing them the range of ebooks, downloads, and databases offered by the library.

You can browse more advance info on Summer Fest – including the music schedule and vendor list/map – by going to the official website.


  1. If you would prefer to attend a different event, you can also squint at the sign from across the street and happily decide to attend the West Seattle Sinner Fest due to the odd font choice.

    Sounds like that one might be more fun. :)

    Comment by Tony R. — 5:22 pm July 2, 2014 #

  2. So excited to see Open Air in action! It’s brillant!

    Comment by Kara — 2:25 pm July 3, 2014 #

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