Anime Club

Tacoma Public Library's Anime Club seeks to be creative and explore Asian and American society through anime, manga, and pop culture.  What do we do? Read manga Watch anime (mostly with subtitles) Watch Korean and Japanese live action films Occasionally we watch American animation Critically discuss what we watch and read Get the giggles and eat…
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Kids’ Code Club every Saturday Morning at the Main Branch

Young people between 7 and 17 can learn how to code, develop websites, apps, programs, games and more every Saturday from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM at the Main Branch of Tacoma Public Library, 1102 Tacoma Avenue, Tacoma, WA 98402. Working with such programs as Scratch, Minecraft, JavaScript and more, kids learn the basics of…
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Poetry/Music Event

Poetry/Music Wednesday, March 9 at 7 PM Olympic Room, Main Branch Music speaks volumes. Poetry sings. Combine the two and you have Poetry/Music - a magical space where words and music meet. Poetry/Music is a chamber jazz duo dedicated to performing poems (everything from Maya Angelou and Robert Frost to Kerouac and Shakespeare) that have been set…
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Post Electric World Part 1

In the post-electric world of Station Eleven everyone struggles. They struggle to remember the past, survive the present and hope for the future. But it is hard to hold on to anything based on just a memory. For Kirsten and others, everyday items are mementos of the past. If “Station Eleven” was your world what would your memento of the past be…
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Post Electric World Part 2

There was a list of items most missed from the old world that will never be seen in the new post-electric world in Station Eleven.  Many of the missed items are based on the technology of electricity and fossil fuel. Two things that are impossible with what is left in the current world.  The following…
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LibraryReads Top 10 March 2016

Nothing says “must read” quite like a Librarian’s stamp of approval! Every month Librarians across the country vote for their favorite newly published books and LibraryReads.org releases the top 10 picks for the month. Subscribe to Tacoma Library’s e-Newsletter service and get the Library Reads picks and more delivered straight to your inbox. Check out the Library Reads…
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