Making Murals Rocks

Students 12 to 18 years of age are invited to be part of a community art project for permanent display at the Moore Branch of Tacoma Public Library.  Participants will research the historic trading trails used by local indigenous populations, work with renowned painting and mural artist, Rene Diaz, to create three large mural panels, create a program brochure, and have an opportunity to participate in a community celebration during the City of Tacoma’s Art month, opens a new window in October.

Project dates at the Moore Branch Library:

Saturday, August 11, 11 am - 4 pm

Saturday, August 18, 11 am - 4 pm

Saturday, August 25, 11 am - 4 pm

Due to the collaborative nature of this project, participation is limited to 16 students. Students should commit to attending all sessions, and registration is required. To register, please visit the Library website at or call your local branch library. This program is supported by a grant from the South End Neighborhood Council, opens a new window in partnership with Centro Latino, opens a new window and your Tacoma Public Library.