Library Events & Programs

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Summer Reading
Now through August 17th, 2019

This year's summer reading theme is "A Universe of Stories." Win badges, prizes and bragging rights as you read along and complete activities. Enrollment through Beanstack is now open. Create an account or use your login from last year to get access to exclusive activities to enhance your summer reading.

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Summer Storytime
Begins Friday, June 21, 2019
Ends Friday, August 16, 2019

Preschool Stories, Ages 3-5, 10:00 - 11:00 AM
Toddler Treasures, Ages 1-3, 11:15 - 11:45 AM

Join us for a lively session to help our youngest readers learn that reading is fun!  On July 12th, the Preschool Stories session will feature a Puyallup Police Officer -- our own community superhero!  No registration required.

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PuliCon 2019
Saturday, August 17, 2019
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Spend the day celebrating comics, cosplay, anime, superheroes and more!  Visit our PuliCon page for a full list of events and vendors. This free event is open to all ages with no registration required.  Hope to see you there in your best cosplay gear!

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Memory Cafe
Friday, August 23, 2019
1:00-2:30 PM

Join us at the Memory Cafe, a program for Alzheimer's and Dementia patients and their care partners. Listen to music, socialize and enjoy beverages and snacks.

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A Conversation with Tommy Orange
Friday, September 20. 2019
6:30-8:00 PM
Rialto Theater, 310 S. 9th St.. Tacoma

Join us as we celebrate reading in Pierce County. This special event is hosted by the Tacoma Public Library and Mayor Woodards.  At this time, tickets are SOLD OUT!  If you can't attend, read the book, "There, There" by Tommy Orange and join the conversation.