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Why are some libraries closed the day before or after a holiday?

Due to the Library's regular service days (Tuesday-Saturday) and certain contractual commitments, libraries are closed either the day following or the day preceding an observed holiday when that holiday falls on a day when the libraries are regularly not open. The library has neither sufficient staffing, nor the budget dollars to pay overtime, that would…
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New Bookdrops!

New bookdrops are active at all library locations. These "smart" drops will check-in your books automatically upon deposit. No more waiting for items to be removed from your account on days when the library is closed. This improvement is just one of the ways we hope to serve you, our patrons, better…
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South Tacoma Branch Grand Re-opening

You’re invited! Join us Saturday, December 1, for a day-long celebration of the grand re-opening of the South Tacoma branch of the Tacoma Public Library. 9:45 am Ribbon Cutting with the Tacoma Public Library Board of Trustees 10 am – noon Daffodil Princesses storytime and crafts Noon – 2 pm Special Effects photo booth 2…
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Where The Wild Things Are – Maurice Sendak: The Memorial Exhibition…

TACOMA, Washington- The original, iconic artwork of beloved author and illustrator Maurice Sendak such as Where the Wild Things Are, In the Night Kitchen, Outside Over There, will be on display from September 25 through December 1, 2018 at Tacoma Public Library’s Handforth Gallery. The traveling “Memorial Exhibition…50 Years, 50 Works, 50 Reasons” includes work…
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