This season marks SAL’s 30th Anniversary, and the programming features some familiar faces from the first 30 years, as well as a look-ahead to the literary luminaries of the coming decades.
- Special 30th Anniversary Season notebook
- 10% partner bookstore discount
- Dining deals at partner restaurants
- No handling fees
- Priority seating for Grand Patron and Patron
- Exclusive invites to receptions with authors
- Subscriber only pre-sales for added events
10% discount for Subscribers on book purchases at the following Bookstore Partners:
- Ada’s Technical Books
- BookTree Kirkland
- Edmonds Bookshop
- Elliott Bay Book Company
- Island Books
- Magnolia’s Bookstore
- Open Books: A Poem Emporium
- Phinney Books
- Queen Anne Book Company
- Secret Garden Bookstore
- Third Place Books: Forest Park
- Third Place Books Ravenna
- Third Place Books Seward Park
- University Bookstore
Dining Deals for Subscribers generously provided by the following Restaurant Partners:
- The Capital Grille: complimentary dessert when dining in the restaurant before or after SAL events.
- Collections Cafe: (Chihuly Garden and Glass) 10% off of bill
- Davids & Co: (in The Boeing Company Gallery in Benaroya Hall) 10% off of bill
- Goldfinch Tavern (in Four Seasons Hotel Seattle): One complimentary appetizer with the purchase of dinner in Goldfinch Tavern Restaurant during the 2017/18 Season.
- Loulay Kitchen & Bar: 10% off bill
- McMenamins, Queen Anne: 10% of bill
In the event of unforeseen circumstances, alternate speakers and lecture dates may be presented. All tickets and subscriptions are nonrefundable. Seating is not guaranteed after events begin.
All SAL Pass
One price delivers an entire season of all SAL’s events.
Create Your Own
Choose any 4 events to create your perfect season.
The Literary Arts Series presents talks and conversations with the leading fiction and non-fiction writers of our time.
The Poetry Series presents established and emerging poets for readings and lectures.
October 9, 2017 7:30 pm
November 13, 2017 7:30 pm
February 7, 2018 7:30 pm
March 4, 2018 7:30 pm
April 27, 2018 7:30 pm
May 21, 2018 7:30 pm
Women You Need to Know (WYNK) is a three-part series that features and celebrates women authors, artists, icons, trouble-makers, and visionaries.
Sherman Alexie Loves is curated by novelist, poet, playwright, and children's author Sherman Alexie. Alexie shines the spotlight on authors and artists he admires across genres.
January 16, 2018 7:30 pm
February 2, 2018 7:30 pm
May 4, 2018 7:30 pm
Although there is no formal series for SAL Presents events, most are available for selection in our four-part Create Your Own Series subscription. An All SAL Pass subscription includes every event in our season. For more details, scroll to the top of this page and click on the button under “Create Your Own” or “All SAL Pass.”
November 5, 2017 7:30 pm
November 14, 2017 7:30 pm
December 6, 2017 7:30 pm
March 5, 2018 7:30 pm
April 13, 2018 7:30 pm
April 24, 2018 7:30 pm
May 23, 2018 7:30 pm
June 8, 2018 7:30 pm
Although there is no formal series for Hinge events, most are available for selection in our four-part Create Your Own Series subscription. An All SAL Pass subscription includes every event in our season. For more details, scroll to the top of this page and click on the button under “Create Your Own” or “All SAL Pass.”
November 30, 2017 7:30 pm