Garden Markers

Can't remember where you planted your basil or which plant is parsley?  Join us at one of two programs to create several plant markers for your garden or potted plants.   Saturday, March 9th from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm at Mottet Branch Friday, March 22nd from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm at Fern Hill Branch…
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Oscar Rule!

Tacoma Library is excited that the Oscars are back again! We know you are all choosing your own nominees and winners with hope in your hearts. Take a look at some of these bright talents that danced with Oscar down the red carpet. Best Actresses That Did So Much More Than Just 1 Oscar Winning…
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LibraryReads February 2019

Nothing says “must read” quite like a Librarian’s stamp of approval! Every month LibraryReads.org releases the top picks for the month, as voted on by Librarians across the country. Subscribe to Tacoma Library’s e-Newsletter service and get the Library Reads picks and more delivered straight to your inbox. Check out the LibraryReads’ picks for February 2019: The Silent Patient…
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referenceUSA: featured eResource of the month

Find people, find customers, find jobs, all with the database referenceUSA from your Tacoma Public Library. ReferenceUSA puts worlds of information data at your fingertips so you can turn facts into success.   Using referenceUSA you can: Find a loved one or friend’s contact information Learn from business winners what key decisions brought them success…
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Leap into Science

Leap into Science is a nationwide program from The Franklin Institute Science Museum that integrates open-ended science activities to help you think like a scientist!  Kids will participate in several hands-on activities that will help them learn all about balance.  Register today.    Wheelock Branch - Tuesday, February 19, 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Kobetich…
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Activism Now

Tacoma Library wants to help you impact your community. Whether you want to put in a street light or run for office it all starts from a grassroots interest. So YAY Tacoma with any of these eight titles sure to inform and inspire your ambitions. A Girl's Guide to Joining the Resistance It's your World…
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Rosetta Stone: Featured eResource of the Month

Interested in learning a new language for travel or everyday use?  Rosetta Stone provides an immersive learning tool, in over 25 languages, to help you get started! This eResource features: NEW! Access to Levels 1 – 5! More than 25 different languages including French, Italian and German Interactive language learning Real-world context based learning To…
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LibraryReads January 2019

Nothing says “must read” quite like a Librarian’s stamp of approval! Every month LibraryReads.org releases the top picks for the month, as voted on by Librarians across the country. Subscribe to Tacoma Library’s e-Newsletter service and get the Library Reads picks and more delivered straight to your inbox. Check out the LibraryReads’ picks for January 2019: Once Upon A…
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