Eating Crow, 1965

"Eating crow" was never so true as in this October 20, 1965 studio set-up when a diner wearing a colorful bib appears to be ready to chow down on a very dead black crow. His pained look is due to the fact that the Minnesota Twins were proclaimed the 1965 American League champions, a fact…
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Adventures in Entomophagy – Waiter, There’s No Fly in my Soup!

Join the Moore Branch of Tacoma Public Library for Adventures in Entomophagy: Waiter, there’s NO Fly in My Soup! Have you ever swallowed a bug? More than 80 percent of the world's cultures eat insects, why don't we? Join David Gordon, the author of The Eat-a-bug Cookbook for an adventure in entomophagy (eating bugs), and prepare…
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Tacoma Hotel Ruins, 1935

Ruins loom where the once majestic Tacoma Hotel stood after an October 17, 1935 fire ripped through the building leaving only charred remains. The modified Tudor structure built by the architectural firm headed up by Stanford White was a Tacoma landmark since its construction in 1884. Northwestern Dock Co. can be see through the gaping…
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The Great Washington ShakeOut!

The Great Washington ShakeOut is a day of special events featuring the largest global earthquake drill, organized to inspire Washingtonians to get ready for big earthquakes, and to prevent disasters from becoming catastrophes. Join the Swasey Branch of Tacoma Public Library on Thursday, October 20, 2016 from 10:00AM to Noon. Collect valuable handouts and information…
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Bug Craft! Build-A-Bug

Join Moore Branch of Tacoma Public Library for Bug Craft! Build-A-Bug Saturday, October 22, 2016, from noon to 1:30PM. Create your very own insect or arachnid with Moore Branch’s resident bug nerd! We will provide various craft materials and templates plus examples of dried insects and photographs to get your creative juices flowing. Let your…
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