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20 For 10 Things I Hate About You 20 For 10 Things I Hate About You

Looking for ways to feel old? March 2019 marks the 20th anniversary of 10 Things I Hate About You. Filmed locally in and around Puget…
Looking for ways to feel old? March 2019 marks the 20th anniversary of 10 Things I Hate About You. Filmed locally in and around Puget…

Leap into Science Leap into Science

On Friday April 12th, patrons in grades K-5 had lots of fun learning about balance in the Franklin Institute’s Leap into Science program. …
On Friday April 12th, patrons in grades K-5 had lots of fun learning about balance in the Franklin Institute’s Leap into Science program. …

Storytime with a Princess Storytime with a Princess

On Saturday, March 3rd, Swasey Branch was visited by five members of the Daffodil Festival Royal Court.  Princess Araya, Princess Emily,…
On Saturday, March 3rd, Swasey Branch was visited by five members of the Daffodil Festival Royal Court.  Princess Araya, Princess Emily,…

Tacoma Stories by Richard Wiley Tacoma Stories by Richard Wiley

On Saturday March 2, 2019, Kobetich Branch of Tacoma Public Library welcomed local author Richard Wiley. He presented a reading and talk on his new book, Tacoma Stories. His quirky stories …
On Saturday March 2, 2019, Kobetich Branch of Tacoma Public Library welcomed local author Richard Wiley. He presented a reading and talk on…

Storytime with a Princess Storytime with a Princess

On Saturday, March 30th, South Tacoma Branch had the pleasure of being visited by four Daffodil Princesses.  Princess Araya, Princess…
On Saturday, March 30th, South Tacoma Branch had the pleasure of being visited by four Daffodil Princesses.  Princess Araya, Princess…

Don’t Judge a Book by Its Color? Don’t Judge a Book by Its Color?

They say you can’t judge a book by its cover, but what about its color?  Does blue indicate a deep, dark mystery?  Does a red book hold an…
They say you can’t judge a book by its cover, but what about its color?  Does blue indicate a deep, dark mystery?  Does a red book hold an…

Leprechauns in the Library Leprechauns in the Library

All the children and families that visited South Tacoma Branch on Saturday, March 16 were invited to participate in a leprechaun scavenger…
All the children and families that visited South Tacoma Branch on Saturday, March 16 were invited to participate in a leprechaun scavenger…

Discovering Winter Animals Discovering Winter Animals

Saturday, January 5th families explored winter animals during a special sensory program at Wheelock Branch. Kids and parents pretended to…
Saturday, January 5th families explored winter animals during a special sensory program at Wheelock Branch. Kids and parents pretended to…

Spring Forward with DIY Clocks Spring Forward with DIY Clocks

On Saturday, March 2nd, kids at the Moore Branch of Tacoma Public Library prepared for daylight saving time by designing their own clocks.…
On Saturday, March 2nd, kids at the Moore Branch of Tacoma Public Library prepared for daylight saving time by designing their own clocks.…

Garden Markers Garden Markers

Can't remember where you planted your basil or which plant is parsley?  Join us at one of two programs to create several plant markers…
Can't remember where you planted your basil or which plant is parsley?  Join us at one of two programs to create several plant markers…

Crafting with Creativebug Crafting with Creativebug

Join us on the first Wednesday of the month at Fern Hill Branch from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm to enjoy some crafting. We will show one of the…
Join us on the first Wednesday of the month at Fern Hill Branch from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm to enjoy some crafting. We will show one of the…

Writing From Life – The Power of… Writing From Life – The Power of…

Everyone has a story and we have help for you to start writing yours!  Join local author Jan Walker in a writer’s workshop on Saturday…
Everyone has a story and we have help for you to start writing yours!  Join local author Jan Walker in a writer’s workshop on Saturday…

Moore Good Reads Moore Good Reads

Join us at Moore Branch of Tacoma Public Library on the fourth Tuesday of each month for a lively discussion of our most recent read. This…
Join us at Moore Branch of Tacoma Public Library on the fourth Tuesday of each month for a lively discussion of our most recent read. This…

Music CD Sale Music CD Sale

Feb 14, 15 and 16, 2019 10am – 6pm in the Teen Area at Kobetich Branch Hundreds of Music CDs in Popular, Country, Jazz and New Age…
Feb 14, 15 and 16, 2019 10am – 6pm in the Teen Area at Kobetich Branch Hundreds of Music CDs in Popular, Country, Jazz and New Age…

Have a Look at Coding Have a Look at Coding

New for 2019 - Have a Look at Coding (HAL) is for Kids and Teens and is an expanded version of the Digital Media Lab’s popular Kids Code Club, now in its fourth year. It builds upon a student’s innate interest in gaming and computer technologies. Students will focus on core…
New for 2019 - Have a Look at Coding (HAL) is for Kids and Teens and is an expanded version of the Digital Media Lab’s popular Kids Code…

Building Gingerbread Houses Building Gingerbread Houses

Families kicked off the holiday season at the Moore Branch of Tacoma Public Library by building gingerbread houses together. 50…
Families kicked off the holiday season at the Moore Branch of Tacoma Public Library by building gingerbread houses together. 50…
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