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After Rocking Your Zen After Rocking Your Zen

There are two more Rock Your Zen programs to go…Where you can have the fun of zendoodling and painting rocks all at one time. As you can se…
There are two more Rock Your Zen programs to go…Where you can have the fun of zendoodling and painting rocks all at one time. As you can se…

Thank You, Paula Becker! Thank You, Paula Becker!

Tacoma Public Library was honored to host Seattle historian and author, Paula Becker! Paula engaged her audience while reading excerpts fro…
Tacoma Public Library was honored to host Seattle historian and author, Paula Becker! Paula engaged her audience while reading excerpts fro…

Wheelock Community Coloring Page Wheelock Community Coloring Page

Since August 2016, the Wheelock Branch of Tacoma Public Library has provided a large tabletop coloring sheet and has invited patrons of all…
Since August 2016, the Wheelock Branch of Tacoma Public Library has provided a large tabletop coloring sheet and has invited patrons of all…

More Book Drop Shenanigans?! More Book Drop Shenanigans?!

Are you guys ready for spring?? Our book drop is! Stop by the Swasey Branch of Tacoma Public Library to see what the latest change is with …
Are you guys ready for spring?? Our book drop is! Stop by the Swasey Branch of Tacoma Public Library to see what the latest change is with …

Jim Dale; Great Children's Audiobook Nar… Jim Dale; Great Children's Audiobook Nar…

There comes a time during family road trips when parents are tired of quarrelsome children, syrupy children’s music and tedious children’s …
There comes a time during family road trips when parents are tired of quarrelsome children, syrupy children’s music and tedious children’s …

Celebrate Your Earth! Celebrate Your Earth!

There’s more to appreciating your planet than recycling or arguing the credibility of global warming. Develop a new perspective of your soc…
There’s more to appreciating your planet than recycling or arguing the credibility of global warming. Develop a new perspective of your soc…

Poetry, How Do I Love Thee? Poetry, How Do I Love Thee?

Count the ways with help from Tacoma Public Library! Our shelves offer enough irony, metaphors, synecdoches, similes, metonymies, litotes, and personifications to sate the most voracious poetry lovers. Explore our poetry collection today.
Count the ways with help from Tacoma Public Library! Our shelves offer enough irony, metaphors, synecdoches, similes, metonymies, litotes, …

Online Learning at your Digital Media La… Online Learning at your Digital Media Lab

Learn the many facets of digital media design and production in an optimal learning environment. Courses are entirely self-paced and free with your Tacoma Public Library card. For more information send an email to jhargis@tacomalibrary.org Lynda.com is an online education compan…
Learn the many facets of digital media design and production in an optimal learning environment. Courses are entirely self-paced and free w…

Storytime with Daffodil Princesses Storytime with Daffodil Princesses

On Saturday, March 25th, the Swasey Branch of Tacoma Public Library hosted an awesome storytime with the Daffodil Princesses of Pierce Coun…
On Saturday, March 25th, the Swasey Branch of Tacoma Public Library hosted an awesome storytime with the Daffodil Princesses of Pierce Coun…

Audience Thrilled by 90-Second Newbery F… Audience Thrilled by 90-Second Newbery F…

The 2017 edition of the 90-Second Newbery Film Festival was a blast!  The 90-Second Newbery Film Festival is a filmmaking contest in which …
The 2017 edition of the 90-Second Newbery Film Festival was a blast!  The 90-Second Newbery Film Festival is a filmmaking contest in which …

Princess Storytime Was A Royal Hit Princess Storytime Was A Royal Hit

Over 100 children and parents attended the special "Storytime with a Princess" at Wheelock Branch on Saturday, March 25th. Seven Daffodil P…
Over 100 children and parents attended the special "Storytime with a Princess" at Wheelock Branch on Saturday, March 25th. Seven Daffodil P…

Kids Code Club at the Digital Media Lab Kids Code Club at the Digital Media Lab

Young people ages 7 - 17 can learn how to code, develop websites, apps, programs, games and more every Saturday morning from 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM.* Working with Scratch, Python, Unity, Blender, Linux and other applications, kids learn the basics of coding language, syntax and log…
Young people ages 7 - 17 can learn how to code, develop websites, apps, programs, games and more every Saturday morning from 9:30 AM to 11:…

Intellectual Manga Intellectual Manga

Who say’s manga can’t be educational? The Manga Guide series, available from Tacoma Public Library, use manga style illustrations and comic…
Who say’s manga can’t be educational? The Manga Guide series, available from Tacoma Public Library, use manga style illustrations and comic…

Pokémon: Gotta Read ‘Em All Pokémon: Gotta Read ‘Em All

Tacoma Public Library is home to all of your favorite Pokémon juvenile fiction graphic novels. From Abomasnow to Zygarde, make Tacoma Libra…
Tacoma Public Library is home to all of your favorite Pokémon juvenile fiction graphic novels. From Abomasnow to Zygarde, make Tacoma Libra…

Mem Fox for Diversity Mem Fox for Diversity

Mem Fox is a retired Associate Professor of Literacy Studies and holds three honorary doctorates. Her childrens picture books have been tra…
Mem Fox is a retired Associate Professor of Literacy Studies and holds three honorary doctorates. Her childrens picture books have been tra…

Book Lovers Read On Book Lovers Read On

“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies…the man who never reads lives only one.” George R. R. Martin Explore new reading interests with recommendations from these insightful books available at Tacoma Public Library. For even more inspiration, feast your eyes on these bea…
“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies…the man who never reads lives only one.” George R. R. Martin Explore new reading interests …
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