All Tacoma Public Library branches will be closed on Sundays for the duration of the summer. We will reopen Sunday hours at Kobetich, Moore, and Wheelock when the school year resumes on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019.

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2019 Summer Reading List for Grades 3-5 2019 Summer Reading List for Grades 3-5

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Check out Tacoma Public Library's summer reading suggestions for grades 3-5. Compiled by the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), the books on this list come highly recommended by kids from all over the country.
Check out Tacoma Public Library's summer reading suggestions for grades 3-5. Compiled by the Association for Library Service to…
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2019 Summer Reading List for Grades K-2 2019 Summer Reading List for Grades K-2

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Check out Tacoma Public Library's summer reading suggestions for Grades K-2. Compiled by the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), the books on this list come highly recommended by kids from all over the country.
Check out Tacoma Public Library's summer reading suggestions for Grades K-2. Compiled by the Association for Library Service to…
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2019 Summer Reading List for Birth -… 2019 Summer Reading List for Birth - Preschool

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Check out Tacoma Public Library's summer reading suggestions for Birth - Preschool. Compiled by the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), the books on this list come highly recommended by kids from all over the country.
Check out Tacoma Public Library's summer reading suggestions for Birth - Preschool. Compiled by the Association for Library Service to…
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National Garden Week National Garden Week

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National Garden Week is a celebration of gardens and its environments. This “Week” is to hopefully spark community involvement. So take a…
National Garden Week is a celebration of gardens and its environments. This “Week” is to hopefully spark community involvement. So take a…
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Women's History Month Women's History Month

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March is Women’s History Month. Tacoma Public Library recommends these nonfiction books about young girls and women who have made a…
March is Women’s History Month. Tacoma Public Library recommends these nonfiction books about young girls and women who have made a…
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And The Winners Are... And The Winners Are...

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Forget the Golden Globes and the Oscars, Tacoma Public Library’s favorite award show of the year is the American Library Association’s (ALA) Youth Media Awards!  Every year ALA honors the best books, videos, and audiobooks for children and young adults with notable awards such a…
Forget the Golden Globes and the Oscars, Tacoma Public Library’s favorite award show of the year is the American Library Association’s (ALA…
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Newbery Medal Newbery Medal

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Congratulations to the 2019 Newbery Medal winner and honor books!
Congratulations to the 2019 Newbery Medal winner and honor books!
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Caldecott Medal Caldecott Medal

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Congratulations to the 2019 Caldecott winner and honor books!
Congratulations to the 2019 Caldecott winner and honor books!
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Coretta Scott King Book Awards Coretta Scott King Book Awards

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Congratulations to the 2019 Coretta Scott King Book Awards winners and honor books!
Congratulations to the 2019 Coretta Scott King Book Awards winners and honor books!
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Happy Birthday Mickey Mouse! Happy Birthday Mickey Mouse!

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Celebrate the 90th birthday of everyone's favorite mouse with these books featuring Mickey Mouse and all things Disney at Tacoma Public…
Celebrate the 90th birthday of everyone's favorite mouse with these books featuring Mickey Mouse and all things Disney at Tacoma…
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Mickey Mouse in Movies Mickey Mouse in Movies

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Celebrate Mickey's 90th birthday with a Disney classic from Tacoma Public Library.
Celebrate Mickey's 90th birthday with a Disney classic from Tacoma Public Library.
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All Are Welcome Here! All Are Welcome Here!

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The Tacoma Public Library recommends these pictures books as a way to celebrate National Welcoming Week. This is a time to remind our community members that we welcome people from all backgrounds.
The Tacoma Public Library recommends these pictures books as a way to celebrate National Welcoming Week. This is a time to remind our…
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Happy Grandparent's Day ! Happy Grandparent's Day !

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Grandparent’s Day is September 9th. In celebration of the special bond often shared between children and their grandparents, stop by any…
Grandparent’s Day is September 9th. In celebration of the special bond often shared between children and their grandparents, stop by any…
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Back to School Back to School

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Get ready for the new school year with this list of back to school picture books. These are great reads for kids who are full of…
Get ready for the new school year with this list of back to school picture books. These are great reads for kids who are full of…
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