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Tacoma Responds!

Have you heard about Tacoma Reads? Inspired by Nancy Pearl’s “If All Seattle Read the Same Book,” Tacoma Reads is a one book city-wide reading initiative, now in its 11th year. Each book is selected by the mayor and Tacomans are encouraged to come … Continue reading

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ALL the films

Wow! What an amazing experience! Did you make it to the 90-Newbery Film Festival on Saturday, Feb. 23rd at the Tacoma Public Library? The Olympic Room was packed! If you missed out on the event of the month (maybe even … Continue reading

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Calling All Writers!

I know a lot of y’all are writers. Reading and writing go hand in hand for many of us. So, why not use your passion and talent for winning and participate in this awesome essay contest?! Essays are due by … Continue reading

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90-Second Newbery Film Festival – Teen Book Club Entry

The 90-Second Newbery Film Festival is fast approaching. The Tacoma Public Library’s downtown Main Library will host the fest on Saturday, February 23rd from 2 – 4pm. Authors James Kennedy and Kevin Emerson will be our emcees. I have been … Continue reading

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Film Festival: Call for Entries

*The 90-Second Newbery Film Festival* The 90‐Second Newbery Film Festival is a video contest in which filmmakers of any age (but mostly kids & teens) make movies that hilariously and creatively compress the story of Newbery award winning books into 90 … Continue reading

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WrestleMania Reading Challenge

Why should you enter the WrestleMania Reading Challenge? It’s EASY, you have a good chance of winning, and the prizes are AWESOME! What is the reading challenge? Write a short letter to your favorite WWE Superstar to try to convince … Continue reading

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