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Summer Reading Club 2018! June 1 - August 11

Join our summer reading club at any branch June 1st through August 11, 2018. Enjoy these summer reading picks and recommendations.

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Appy Hour with Hoopla Appy Hour with Hoopla

Jun 23rd | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Drop by and join us for a mocktail to get started on Hoopla. In just a minute we can install Hoopla on your mobile device and you can…
Drop by and join us for a mocktail to get started on Hoopla. In just a minute we can install Hoopla on your mobile device and you can start downloading music, movies, eAudiobooks and more for free with your library card.
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Reading about Eating Makes Every Meal… Reading about Eating Makes Every Meal…

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With help from authors who share adventures with food and ideas about eating, every meal you cook or eat can be wonderful. Find these…
With help from authors who share adventures with food and ideas about eating, every meal you cook or eat can be wonderful. Find these…
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Celebrating Father’s Day Celebrating Father’s Day

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Check out a fun book to help celebrate Father’s Day, and all of the people in our lives who fill this role.
Check out a fun book to help celebrate Father’s Day, and all of the people in our lives who fill this role.
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Sasquatch Award Sasquatch Award

By TacomaLibrary_Kids
Awarded annually to the best book written for children in grades 4-6, as voted on by students in Washington State. Check out the previous S…
Awarded annually to the best book written for children in grades 4-6, as voted on by students in Washington State. Check out the previous S…
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Must-Read LGBTQ+ Children's Picture… Must-Read LGBTQ+ Children's Picture…

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June is Pride Month and we are celebrating at Tacoma Public Library with this list of books celebrating diversity.
June is Pride Month and we are celebrating at Tacoma Public Library with this list of books celebrating diversity.
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Must-Read LGBTQ+ Teen Books Must-Read LGBTQ+ Teen Books

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June is Pride Month and we are celebrating at Tacoma Public Library with this list of young adult books celebrating diversity
June is Pride Month and we are celebrating at Tacoma Public Library with this list of young adult books celebrating diversity
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LGBTQ and God LGBTQ and God

recommended by TacomaLibrary
Tacoma Library supports our whole community. So take a look at these titles if you have questions on the LBGTQ lifestyle and want to see the other side of the question.
Tacoma Library supports our whole community. So take a look at these titles if you have questions on the LBGTQ lifestyle and want to see…
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Heart transplants: sad, weird,… Heart transplants: sad, weird,…

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In a heart transplant, surgeons replace a patient’s diseased heart with a healthier, donor heart. These histories, memoirs and novels from…
In a heart transplant, surgeons replace a patient’s diseased heart with a healthier, donor heart. These histories, memoirs and novels from…
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Newest Non-Fiction Graphic Titles Newest Non-Fiction Graphic Titles

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A picture is worth a thousand words. Tacoma Library has a list of new graphic titles worth a lot more!
A picture is worth a thousand words. Tacoma Library has a list of new graphic titles worth a lot more!
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Rock Out at Your Library Rock Out at Your Library

By TacomaLibrary
Libraries ROCK! So come to your library and paint a rock. Your session will be a half hour and have lots of paint to design a perfectly artistic rock. Or maybe your rock will scare the neighbor's cat! LOL! Come one; come all to ROCK OUT AT YOUR LIBRARY. All supplies are…
Libraries ROCK! So come to your library and paint a rock. Your session will be a half hour and have lots of paint to design a perfectly…
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Reading about Eating Makes Every Meal… Reading about Eating Makes Every Meal…

recommended by TacomaLibrary
With help from authors who share adventures with food and ideas about eating, every meal you cook or eat can be wonderful. Find these…
With help from authors who share adventures with food and ideas about eating, every meal you cook or eat can be wonderful. Find these…
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Featured resource of the month: NoveList Featured resource of the month: NoveList

By TacomaLibrary
Looking for your next great read but don’t know where to start? Let NoveList Plus or NoveList K-8 help! You can: Browse genres Browse by age range Search by author, title, keyword, series or narrator Check out read-alikes and award winners Create a customized search using the…
Looking for your next great read but don’t know where to start? Let NoveList Plus or NoveList K-8 help! You can: Browse genres Browse by…
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LibraryReads Top 10 June 2018 LibraryReads Top 10 June 2018

By TacomaLibrary
Nothing says “must read” quite like a Librarian’s stamp of approval! Every month LibraryReads.org releases the top 10 picks for the month,…
Nothing says “must read” quite like a Librarian’s stamp of approval! Every month LibraryReads.org releases the top 10 picks for the month,…
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Libraries Rock: Picture Books With… Libraries Rock: Picture Books With Rockin' Songs

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Not only are books with songs fun to read, but rhythm, rhymes and singing help young children develop language skills. Listening to and singing along with songs helps children to learn the sounds, flow and cadence of spoken language. Check out these great picture books that…
Not only are books with songs fun to read, but rhythm, rhymes and singing help young children develop language skills. Listening to and…
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Alternative Ways to Cook Alternative Ways to Cook

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Check out Tacoma Library's latest book list for anyone who wants to try something different for dinner. So if you want to try something…
Check out Tacoma Library's latest book list for anyone who wants to try something different for dinner. So if you want to try something...
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