Birds, Birds, Birds

Each spring, Tahoma Audubon sponsors a bird drawing contest for Pierce County youth in grades 1-8. Their 18th annual contest is now open for 2017!  The deadline for submissions is April 30, 2017.  This year's contest features three backyard birds common in the Pierce County region: American Robin Red-breasted Nuthatch Spotted Towhee Check out their…
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Go Fly a Kite

The seasons are changing and it is time to start going outside…maybe try flying a kite. Young and old do not wait; National Kite Day is on Wednesday, February 8th or if you need a whole month to celebrate April is just around the corner for National Kite Month. Check out these fabulous kite resources…
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Tales to Tails

Read to Sam, the library’s attentive certified therapy dog.  Reading to dogs encourages children to read by providing a non-judgmental listener and a furry friend that will not judge them if they make a mistake or stumble over a word, but rather lie next to them and enjoy the story being read. Join us at…
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Infant Massage Class

Saturday November 19th 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM at the  Main Branch of Tacoma Public Library. Learn massage techniques from a Certified Infant Massage Instructor. Massage promotes essential interaction, stimulation, relief, and relaxation for both parents and baby. Participation is limited. Registration is required…
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Sing With Your Baby! with Nancy Stewart

Parents are invited to bring their babies and young children as we learn how simple singing enhances all areas of brain development in this fun and interactive workshop. Participants will learn: How singing simple songs super-charges language development and early literacy skills How singing builds empathy, social skills, numeracy, and much more How to incorporate…
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