The library will begin Fall/Winter hours on Monday, September 13, 2021. Please note that some services, such as meeting and study rooms, are not available, but you can browse the collection, check out books, use a computer and print.
The library will still offer curbside services, phone and email reference. Email or call us at email@example.com or 253.841.5454.
October 1, 2021 - October 31, 2021
It's back! The popular in-person Play to Learn sessions resume beginning October 7, 2021. The Children's Museum of Tacoma has rebranded under their parent organization name Greentrike and are leading the programs. Play to Learn is for parents, grandparents, neighbors, family, and friends who nurture children ages six and under. Thematic curriculum invites individual play, fun group activities, songs, and a whole group circle time for children and adults to enjoy together. Class sizes are smaller and registration is required.
Preschool Power and Sing-a-Song Storytimes
New episodes October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
Join Miss Bonnie , Miss Carol and keyboardist to the stars, Miss Debi for online stories, songs and more! Visit our Preschool Power YouTube playlist to view the videos made for ages 3-5 The October 15th story is Bathtime for Biscuit.
To watch any of the videos in the Sing-A-Song series, created for ages 0-3, please visit the YouTube playlist. The October 8th song is about delicious fall apples!
Monster Eye Art with Kim Zeiger
Watch the Video Tutorial
Join art teacher, Kim Zeiger, as she shows you how to fold, draw, and decorate a unique 3-D monster eye. This video art lesson is perfect for artists young and old to prepare for the season of spooks and monsters. Recommended for ages 8+.
ThingsThat Go Bump in the Night: Karen Haas Ghost Stories
Saturday, October 30th, 2021
2:00pm via streaming
Registration is required
Since time immemorial, people have loved telling ghostly tales. Storyteller Karen Haas is no exception. She relishes delving into folklore and finding macabre masterpieces. From the gently scary to the frightfully chilling, these tales have stood the test of time. Join the eerie fun....if you dare! Recommended for ages 8 and older.