Be a hero. Save the world!

A pandemic wiped out most of the world’s population in Emily St. John Mandel’s Station Eleven but could you have prevented it? Pandemic, the international award-winning board game, offers you a chance to save humanity and be a hero. It’s simple. All you have to do is keep four deadly diseases at bay while discovering their cures. You’ll…
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Literacy on the Hilltop Event

Learn more about family literacy resources, opportunities for after school learning, free library programs and resources, and news from the Hilltop Library Planning Committee at this free community fair. Additionally, there will be face-painting, crafts activities, snacks, a young poetry workshop, storytelling and animation / digital design demonstrations. Keynote speaker for the free event is Dr…
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Rising Up From Tacoma’s Twenty-one Disasters and Defeats

Join local author and history buff Deb Freedman for an afternoon of Tacoma history and Jeopardy! Deb will share stories about her book, Rising up From Tacoma's Twenty-one Disasters and Defeats. The program will conclude with a rousing audience-participation game of Tacoma History Jeopardy. Book sale and signing available after the event. Check out this event, part of…
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Tax Forms 2015

Tax Forms  Tax season is here. Many people may wonder if Tacoma Public Library will have the forms needed for filing. A limited quantity of the most popular tax forms may be available at some library locations. 2015 IRS forms and instructions are scheduled to arrive at Tacoma Library locations starting in January 2016. The IRS…
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Exporting Your Old Checkout History

What's so great about the new library website?  Everything!  Improved searching, more features, better access to library services, and the list goes on.  Our new website also includes a completely new “My Account” system. Your reading/checkout history will not automatically migrate over to our new website and “My Account” system. You can export your old reading/checkout history…
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