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Parkland/Spanaway Library

13718 Pacific Ave. S., Tacoma, WA



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Play to Learn

Children, For the Family

Play to Learn is for those who nurture children 6 and under. Each week’s theme offers individual play, fun group activities, songs and stories for children and adults to enjoy.


• Wed 5/29/19 at 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Get Smart: Tech Help

Class/Workshop, Computers/Technology

Technology got you down? Frustrated? We’re here to help. Bring your questions and devices, and dedicated staff will help you with your tech-related problems.


• Wed 5/29/19 at 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Idea Hatch: Space Quest

For the Family

Explore space! Create a planet and watch it orbit, test real meteorites, create clouds and lightning, experience space in virtual reality and more.


• Wed 6/26/19 at - 3:00 PM

The Puppet Theater Presents: Little Red and Dog House

Puppet Theater

Pierce County Library puppeteers present classic stories.


• Tue 7/2/19 at - 10:30 AM

Eric Ode: Space Dog


Join author/musician Eric Ode and Benjamin D. Dog in this music and poetry-filled space adventure.


• Wed 7/10/19 at - 3:00 PM

Eth-Noh-Tec: Under Asian Moon and Stars


Join Robert Kikuchi-Yngojo as he shares Pan-Asian stories from Earth to the heavens through mythology and folk tales.


• Wed 7/17/19 at - 3:00 PM

Embodied Astrology: Telling Your Story


Use your birth chart to map and narrate the trajectory of your hero(ine)s journey using tropical astrology methods. For teens.


• Wed 7/17/19 at - 6:00 PM

Tacoma Nature Center

Animals, Children, Education, For the Family

Visit with the Tacoma Nature Center to learn about backyard birds, Washington wildlife or city critters!


• Wed 7/24/19 at - 3:00 PM

Puppet Theater Presents: Tortilla and Turtle

Puppet Theater

Pierce County Library puppeteers present classic stories.


• Wed 7/31/19 at - 10:30 AM

Teen Escape Room: Star Wars

Social Event

Can you make it out in one piece? Registration required at For teens in grades 6-12.


• Wed 8/7/19 at - 3:00 PM

Alex Zerbe: Gravity Catastrophe!

Children, Community Event, For the Family

Alex Zerbe, The Zaniac, will captivate you as he uses juggling skills to teach physics. He takes a tornado of juggling, combines it with a whirlwind of knowledge and sends it crashing into your brain.


• Wed 8/14/19 at - 3:00 PM