Seattle Reptile Guy Wows at Moore Branch!

Moore Branch of Tacoma Public Library was happy to welcome the Seattle Reptile Guy and his exotic friends on Saturday, July 29th from 2:00pm to 4:00pm.  Marc van Steenis displayed more than 40 different animals, such as exotic insects and tarantulas, scorpions, snakes, lizards, tortoises, giant geckos, giant tree skinks, and bearded dragons.  Patrons were […]

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Mosaics with Mauricio

Join the Moore Branch of Tacoma Public Library as we host, “Mosaics with Mauricio” on September 30, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Mauricio Robalino was born in Ecuador and attended art school at the University of California Santa Barbara. After his world travels, Mauricio settled down with his family and is now a […]

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Ozobots at Moore Branch!

Moore Branch of Tacoma Public Library was thrilled to host Summer Learning Adventure’s most CODEtastic program, Ozobots! Patrons explored the expansive world of coding by channeling ideas into reality using racetracks, puzzles, mazes, obstacle loops, and even battlefields! Multi-colored markers are used to program routes for these mini robots, encouraging sequential thinking and logical reasoning […]

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Summer Learning Adventure Kick-Off at Moore Branch!

Dozens of excited patrons flocked to the Moore Branch of Tacoma Public Library to participate in the Summer Learning Adventure Kick-Off on Saturday, June 3, 2017. Patrons of all ages surrounded tables covered in stencils and fabric markers to design their new Tacoma Library book bags! Explore more fun events offered this summer at Tacoma […]

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Free AARP Tax Assistance

Moore Branch of Tacoma Public Library will be hosting the Free AARP Tax Assistance program every Wednesday beginning February 1, 2017 to April 12, 2017. The program is open to all who would like assistance but is primarily geared toward senior citizens and those of low income. Participants must have a physical copy of their […]

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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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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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