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Read the winners! ALA Youth Media Awards
recommended by PimaLib_JB
Who just won the Caldecott, Newbery, Alex, King, and other prestigious awards for kids' and teen books? Find out here!
Who just won the Caldecott, Newbery, Alex, King, and other prestigious awards for kids' and teen books? Find out here!
What Does a Firefighter Do? Preschool St… What Does a Firefighter Do? Preschool Storytime
Jan 25th | 11:15am - 11:45am
Come and hear stories, sing songs, and play learning games with a firefighter! The firefighter will tell us what a firefighter does on a d…
Come and hear stories, sing songs, and play learning games with a firefighter! The firefighter will tell us what a firefighter does on a daily basis and will also go over simple fire safety tips for all ages. Designed for 3- to 5-year-olds and their parents or caregivers. Storie…
2017 TFOB: Picture Books and Readers
recommended by PimaLib_SueJ
Are you planning on taking your children to the Tucson Festival of Books this year? Why not check out these books first and then visit the…
Are you planning on taking your children to the Tucson Festival of Books this year? Why not check out these books first and then visit the…
Cardio Kung Fu for Kids and Teens Cardio Kung Fu for Kids and Teens
Jan 28th | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Get moving and have fun with this high intensity aerobic fitness program built on a strong foundation of martial art techniques.
Get moving and have fun with this high intensity aerobic fitness program built on a strong foundation of martial art techniques.
Deborah Freedman: colorful and quirky
recommended by PimaLib_JeanSC
Author/illustrator Deborah Freedman's new book explores how pieces of a house help form a home. While waiting for This House, Once
Author/illustrator Deborah Freedman's new book explores how pieces of a house help form a home. While waiting for This House, Once
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Tending Gardens, Connecting Community Tending Gardens, Connecting Community: A Seed Librarian Reflects on Five Years of Sowing and Sharing
A Seed Librarian Reflects on Five Years of Sowing, Harvesting, and Sharing
Tasked with writing about Pima County Public Library’s Seed Library, I called upon my muse, my little backyard garden, for some inspiration. As always, my modest plot of soil and her verdant residents didn’t let me down. They got right to the heart of things.
The Bookbike and Seed Library Birthday B… The Bookbike and Seed Library Birthday Bash!
Feb 4th | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
It's our birthday! Help the Bookbike and Seed Library celebrate 5 years of helping spread book and seed love in our community. Join us for …
It's our birthday! Help the Bookbike and Seed Library celebrate 5 years of helping spread book and seed love in our community. Join us for an anniversary afternoon of hands-on activities, visits from our bicycle and gardening friends, special bicycle and seed themed story times,…
Seeds Are Simply...Smart
recommended by PimaLib_BetsyL
Use the wisdom of plants and seeds to inspire your own personal growth and perseverance in the New Year!
Use the wisdom of plants and seeds to inspire your own personal growth and perseverance in the New Year!
Do you check out SEEDS? Do you check out SEEDS?
By PimaLib_SeedLibrary
The Seed Library’s 5-year anniversary is coming up soon. Please share your thoughts so we can improve this service.
The Seed Library’s 5-year anniversary is coming up soon. Please share your thoughts so we can improve this service.
Have You Spotted a Bookbike? Have You Spotted a Bookbike?
Various locations. Click for detail…
PCPLs Bookbikes visit lots of locations around town. Bookbikes bring books, bike maps, and info about library and bicycling events.
PCPLs Bookbikes visit lots of locations around town. Bookbikes bring books, bike maps, and info about library and bicycling events.
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Nuestras Raíces
Carlos and the skunk
by Jan Romero Stevens
Hace poco alguien me preguntó que libros me gustaban cuando era niña y las historias de Carlos se me vinieron inmediatamente a la mente. De More
recommended by PimaLib_KarinaR
Preguntas de Inmigración en Persona Preguntas de Inmigración en Persona
Varias Bibliotecas
¡Puedes recibir ayuda gratuita para llenar la aplicación de ciudadanía! Y quizás eres elegible para una aplicación gratuita también. Un repr…
¡Puedes recibir ayuda gratuita para llenar la aplicación de ciudadanía! Y quizás eres elegible para una aplicación gratuita también. Un representante de la Iniciativa de Ciudadanía contestará tus preguntas sobre inmigración y el proceso de naturalización.
Main Library Book Club Main Library Book Club
Feb 2nd | 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Our February 2nd discussion will be about The Book of Unknown Americans, by Cristina Henriquez. You're welcome to bring lunch!
Our February 2nd discussion will be about The Book of Unknown Americans, by Cristina Henriquez. You're welcome to bring lunch!
Yo ♥ mi biblioteca #7:🌱 Yo ♥ mi biblioteca #7:🌱
Saca semillas. Cultiva un huerto. #LibraryLove
Saca semillas. Cultiva un huerto. #LibraryLove
Una rocola global Una rocola global
By PimaLib_RhythmAndNews
El NYT publicó un excelente artículo sobre Alan Lomax, quien quizá es el etnomusicólogo y coleccionista de música tradicional más conocido en EE.UU. El artículo ofrece una breve semblanza de …
El NYT publicó un excelente artículo sobre Alan Lomax, quien quizá es el etnomusicólogo y coleccionista de música tradicional más conocido en E…
Books & Authors
Pig Tales
by Barry Estabrook
I like pork. Ribs, sausage, pork chops, bratwursts, bacon, ham, I like it all. But I, like most people, have someone else do the dirty work More
recommended by PimaLib_NormS
Celebrate National Pie Day--January 23
recommended by PimaLib_ShirleyL
A special day set aside to celebrate PIES! What can be better than that? Browse these recipes to make your favorite pie!
A special day set aside to celebrate PIES! What can be better than that? Browse these recipes to make your favorite pie!
Books Worth A Look! New 1/17!
recommended by PimaLib_WeBuyTheBooks
Cool new titles, hot off the presses, picked by your PCPL Collection Development staff. Includes gorgeous animal photos, Martians, and more!
Cool new titles, hot off the presses, picked by your PCPL Collection Development staff. Includes gorgeous animal photos, Martians, and more!
Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. and the…
recommended by PimaLib_MichelleC
Check out these titles at PCPL to learn about the life of Martin Luther King Jr. and the civil rights movement.
Check out these titles at PCPL to learn about the life of Martin Luther King Jr. and the civil rights movement.
Space at the Tucson Festival of Books!
recommended by PimaLib_JessicaP
Do you like science, Space, and off-Earth travel goals? There are going to be a lot of nonfiction authors talking about Space at the Tucson…
Do you like science, Space, and off-Earth travel goals? There are going to be a lot of nonfiction authors talking about Space at the Tucson…
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pimacountylibrary One of the most solemn, joyous things we do is host citizenship ceremonies. #welcometoamerica #librarylove #welovetucson

Nikki Grimes, soon to be at the @tfob has just been awarded the Laura Ingalls Wilder Award by the American Library… #https://t.co/hFht2Iwhxc

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Poetry Circle ~ Poems of Carl Sandburg Poetry Circle ~ Poems of Carl Sandburg
Jan 26th | 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Join us for monthly poetry discussions, led by docents from the UA Poetry Center. Community members are invited to come and share their kno…
Join us for monthly poetry discussions, led by docents from the UA Poetry Center. Community members are invited to come and share their knowledge of favorite poets or listen and learn about new poets. Docents will provide reading material sourced from the Poetry Center's world-r…
A heartfelt thank you A heartfelt thank you
By PimaLib_AskALibrarian
As always, we are in awe of our Pima County Public Library community. ❤ Your response to the call for donations for animals in need!
As always, we are in awe of our Pima County Public Library community. ❤ Your response to the call for donations for animals in need!
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