The library building may be closed, but we still have many resources and activities for our patrons.  This page will change weekly and provide links to our videos, ebooks, online book group meetings, storytime and more!  We will showcase new material every week.

Did you know that our email ( and phone (253.841.5454) reference services are still available?  Staff members are available Monday-Saturday 10 am - 5pm to answer your questions.

September 7-25, 2020

On November 3rd, let your voice be heard.  VOTE!

Don't miss your opportunity to participate in the election.  If you are unsure of your registration status, need to update your information or are a first time registrant in Pierce County, there are 3 ways to contact the Pierce County Elections office and ensure your vote is counted.

  1. Register online at
  2. Call 253.798.8683 to request a registration form be mailed to you
  3. Visit the Pierce County Elections Center at 2501 S. 35th Street in Tacoma

Online and mail-in requests must be received by October 26, 2020.

Upcoming Labor Day Holiday Schedule Change

The library will be open on Saturday, September 5, 2020, but closed on Monday-Tuesday, September 8th and 9th, for the holiday.  Our curbside hours on the 5th are 10 am - 5 pm.  Phone and email reference will not be available on the 7th. Have a safe holiday!

Virtual Book Club Selection:  Hell is Empty by Craig Johnson

Book Club will meet on 9/21/20 at 9:00 am.  We will discuss Craig Johnson's novel "Hell is Empty".  This book is one of the Longmire mysteries, which has been turned into a popular television series. For the session on the 21st, we will discuss background information about the author and series, plus the first 13 chapters of the novel.  Please join us by registering for the Zoom meeting.

Back to School Activities

We are here to support you as you head back to school.  We have the books and materials you need to support your studies and we love to throw in a bit of fun!  On Friday, September 25th, stay tuned as we kick off our student programming with a bear hunt!