Aesop and his fabulous fables

Aesop, a slave in Ancient Greece, has been credited with a number of fables which have been passed down through history in cultures around the world. The tales, which include a moral, or teaching point, have survived more than 2,000 years. Tacoma Public Library has several versions of Aesop’s Fables for your enjoyment. Here’s our…
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Library Reads Top 10 July 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…
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What’s a Playaway?

Do you have fond memories of using a Walkman in the 80’s? Do you love listening to library audiobooks but find it’s a pain to keep track of all those discs? Do you want to be able to listen to audiobooks while exercising or on the go? Well the library’s Playaway collection is the solution…
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Happy Father’s Day!

June 19 th is Father’s Day. Father. Dad. Daddy. Papá. Baba. Cha. Bav. Whatever you call him, take a moment to honor your father and all the wonderful things he is and does. Then, after giving him a big hug, grab him and a bowl of popcorn and plop down on the couch to watch…
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LibraryReads Top 10 June 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…
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