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Live Homework Help, Skills Building and Writing Workshop for grades 3-12. One-to-one online tutors are available from 1-10 pm, seven days per week. Spanish-speaking tutors are also available.
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The Tacoma Public Library will close for two weeks beginning on August 17 for an upgrade to our check out system. Our book drops will be open, and will be able to use our website for research and to download a variety of materials.
Now in the Handforth Gallery
Four Puget Sound Sound Sumi artists are featured in this new exhibition at the Main Library's Handforth Gallery. An openng reception for the artists is scheduled for Saturday, August 8 beginning at 2 p.m. (
Learn to code!
Through a new partnership between the Tacoma Public Library and
, young people between 7 and 17 can learn how to code and more every Saturday morning at 9:30 a.m. at Tacoma's downtown Main Library. [
Learn a new language with Rosetta Stone.
Rosetta Stone, the popular language-learning program, is now available on the library's website. Patrons can choose Level 1 of Rosetta Stone courses for 30 different languages.
Free access to over 400 online courses.
Microsoft IT Academy will help you expand how you use technology, develop your computer skills, become proficient in Microsoft software, learn about web development, and more. You can access free e-learning courses 24/7 from any computer with Internet access.
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Feed your child's curiosity!
is a fun resource that offers engaging nonfiction science and social studies content for students in grades 3–6. Children who are proficient readers can watch a streaming video, read a nonfiction book, then explore and research the subject matter. [
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