Food Fun at Storytime

On Saturday, September 29th around 60 parents and kids got down and dirty with food at a special Sensory Storytime at Wheelock Branch. Children's Librarian Elizabeth Covington created several interactive stations around the room for kids to explore including; stringing cereal necklaces, painting with apples and broccoli, playing with waterbeads and more. Families had a…
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Lego Club

Wheelock Branch 3:00pm – 4:30pm Tuesday, October 23 Tuesday, November 6 Tuesday, November 20  Games and activities featuring everyone's favorite construction toy! If you're a great Lego builder, or a first timer, this is the place for you. Open to anyone interested, there is no need to sign up. This will give children the opportunity…
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Young Picassos

This summer the walls and pillars at Wheelock Branch were covered with the amazing artwork of our younger patrons. As part of the Summer Reading Club, kids were invited to "Draw a picture about a book you've read and bring it to the library." From June to August, Wheelock received dozens of book-related drawings. Here…
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Book Club

Join us at Wheelock Branch to discuss The Snow Child by Eowyn Ivey, November 7, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Alaska, 1920: a brutal place to homestead, and especially tough for recent arrivals Jack and Mabel. Childless, they are drifting apart--he breaking under the weight of the work of the farm; she crumbling from loneliness and…
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Summer Book Sale

Starting Saturday, August 4th and continuing all day, every day through Saturday, August 11th at the Wheelock Branch of Tacoma Public Library, come browse a selection of donated and former library materials -- books, CDs, DVDs and other media. You’ll probably want to bring a book bag or two. At these prices, it's easy to…
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NEW! Wisdom Cafes

In today's increasingly digital world, more and more people are finding that they miss REAL conversation with REAL people. Come make a REAL connection at the library. Starting in May, on the 2nd Friday of the month, we'll be holding Wisdom Cafes - a conversation series especially for seniors - at the Wheelock Branch. We'll…
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