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Pumpkins on Parade Pumpkins on Parade

On Thursday, October 25th, the Kobetich Branch of Tacoma Public Library hosted a “Pumpkins on Parade” event. Guests were invited to bring…
On Thursday, October 25th, the Kobetich Branch of Tacoma Public Library hosted a “Pumpkins on Parade” event. Guests were invited to bring…

Making Wild Masks Making Wild Masks

In celebration of the Maurice Sendak art exhibit, kids at the Moore and Kobetich Branches of Tacoma Public Library made “Wild Thing” masks…
In celebration of the Maurice Sendak art exhibit, kids at the Moore and Kobetich Branches of Tacoma Public Library made “Wild Thing” masks…

Sink or float Friday Fun Sink or float Friday Fun

Lots of water and a little science made Friday Fun wet and wild October 5th at Tacoma Library. Kobetich patrons of all ages enjoy a…
Lots of water and a little science made Friday Fun wet and wild October 5th at Tacoma Library. Kobetich patrons of all ages enjoy a…

Food Fun at Storytime 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.…
On Saturday, September 29th around 60 parents and kids got down and dirty with food at a special Sensory Storytime at Wheelock Branch.…

Annual Harvest Fair at Norpoint Center Annual Harvest Fair at Norpoint Center

Trick or Treat!  Goblins, superheroes and their parents made pumpkin bracelets and learned about Tacoma Library activities.  The annual…
Trick or Treat!  Goblins, superheroes and their parents made pumpkin bracelets and learned about Tacoma Library activities.  The annual…

Dog Puppet Storytime Dog Puppet Storytime

Kids and their adults made dog puppets. Preschool Storytime is fun every Friday at the Kobetich Branch of Tacoma Public Library.
Kids and their adults made dog puppets. Preschool Storytime is fun every Friday at the Kobetich Branch of Tacoma Public Library.

Young Picassos 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…
This summer the walls and pillars at Wheelock Branch were covered with the amazing artwork of our younger patrons. As part of the Summer…

Paper Airplanes Paper Airplanes

Friday Family Fun - September 21, 2018 We made paper airplanes. We flew them across the library. Friday Family Fun is always a good time…
Friday Family Fun - September 21, 2018 We made paper airplanes. We flew them across the library. Friday Family Fun is always a good time…

Welcoming Week Storytime Welcoming Week Storytime

Welcoming Week (September 14-23) is a time for communities to build cross-cultural relationships and strengthen their commitment to…
Welcoming Week (September 14-23) is a time for communities to build cross-cultural relationships and strengthen their commitment to…

Summer Reading Club 2018 Summer Reading Club 2018

This year’s summer reading club included fun bingo cards for all ages. The bingo boxes had all sorts of cool challenges to fill-in.…
This year’s summer reading club included fun bingo cards for all ages. The bingo boxes had all sorts of cool challenges to fill-in.…

Kobetich Summer Reading Food Drive a… Kobetich Summer Reading Food Drive a…

Generous Kobetich patrons donated food and toiletries until our collection bins over-flowed this summer!  At 219 pounds Kobetich collected…
Generous Kobetich patrons donated food and toiletries until our collection bins over-flowed this summer!  At 219 pounds Kobetich collected…

Summer Book Sale Summer Book Sale

Starting Saturday, August 4th and continuing all day, every day through Saturday, August 11th at the Wheelock Branch of Tacoma Public…
Starting Saturday, August 4th and continuing all day, every day through Saturday, August 11th at the Wheelock Branch of Tacoma Public…

Saturday Morning Cartoons Saturday Morning Cartoons

Generations of kids grew up watching Saturday Morning Cartoons. Come relive those years with us at Fern Hill Library Saturday mornings…
Generations of kids grew up watching Saturday Morning Cartoons. Come relive those years with us at Fern Hill Library Saturday mornings…

Resumes for Teens and Recent Grads Resumes for Teens and Recent Grads

So it’s time to look for a job? Here are some great ways Tacoma Public Library can help: JobNow – this specialized source lets you upload your resumes for free and receive professional feedback in one business day. Did we mention it’s free? Find JobNow here and use your Tacoma…
So it’s time to look for a job? Here are some great ways Tacoma Public Library can help: JobNow – this specialized source lets you upload…

Meet Wheelock's New Children's Librarian Meet Wheelock's New Children's Librarian

Where are you from? I am originally from Southern New Jersey, but moved to New York City. What is your favorite color? My favorite color…
Where are you from? I am originally from Southern New Jersey, but moved to New York City. What is your favorite color? My favorite color…

Meet Moore's New Children's Librarian Meet Moore's New Children's Librarian

1. Where are you from? Rancho Cucamonga, California (within an hour’s drive of Los Angeles). 2. What is your favorite color? Pink! 3. What…
1. Where are you from? Rancho Cucamonga, California (within an hour’s drive of Los Angeles). 2. What is your favorite color? Pink! 3. What…
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