Todd Parr is coming to Tucson! In celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the library’s LGBT Services Committee, Todd will speak and read his books at the Himmel Park Amphitheater on Saturday, October 28th, 2:00pm. We’ll also have live music, crafts, and bubbles! Plus, children will be entered in a raffle drawing to win a […]Read More from Meet Todd Parr!
Send your book question to What Do I Read Next? our new personalized advice column for book lovers. Let the Ravenous Readers—our readers' advisory professionals—send some reading love your way! We’ll personally respond to each question we receive. And, every Friday, we’ll pick one question we’ve had more than the usual amount of fun answering and publish it […]Read More from ‘Pushy Parent’ Seeks 4th Grade Reads
How do you safely watch an eclipse of the sun? The short answer is, don't ever look directly at the sun until it is completely, totally, wholly, and utterly blocked by the eclipse. You should only do it with new-ish glasses manufactured by NASA-approved companies,* a properly solar-filtered telescope, or indirectly using a pinhole projector. Never with […]Read More from How to safely watch an eclipse of the sun
This past week has yielded our sixth Spider-Man movie in 15 years, and the third (and youngest) actor to play him in a major film franchise. Have you seen it? What did you think? Who is Spider-Man? In all of the feature films so far, Spider-Man has been Peter Parker, smart kid from Queens who […]Read More from Look out! Here comes the Spider-Man!
Saturday, July 15 ○ 1:00-6:00 PM Pima Community College Downtown Campus 1255 North Stone Avenue (NW corner of Speedway and Stone) Happening All Day COSPLAY | Show off your costume or make your own. RV Building VIDEO GAMING | Have fun playing Worlds, Super Mario Cart 8, Keep Talking & Nobody Explodes, and many other favorites!! […]Read More from MegaMania!! 2017
A message from our Friends (of the Library, that is)! Technically summer doesn’t officially begin for another week, but around here it’s already feeling like the Dog Days of Summer. Speaking of dogs, did you know the Friends of the Pima County Public Library have all kinds of books celebrating the furry friends in your […]Read More from Entertainment to get you through the Dog Days of Summer
Kids & Teens, the library has brand-new books that need a good home! Summer Reading has begun! Visit your library to sign up and receive your reading tracker and a coupon to the Reid Park Zoo. And starting Tuesday, May 30, choose a FREE book to take home and keep in your own library. (Book giveaway, while supplies […]Read More from Free books for kids and teens: start Summer Reading off right!
Not to be outdone by literary dogs…how well do you know your literary cats? Is your curiosity piqued? Here are all the books from the quiz, ready to be put on hold! (Plus, some bonus lists for cat lovers!) No Cats Allowed A Street Cat Named Bob Dewey I Am Pusheen the Cat Angel Catbird Mr. […]Read More from Meow! Take the literary cat quiz
A message from our Friends (of the Library, that is)! You're invited to celebrate Summer Reading with the Friends of the Pima County Public Library at our Mini Community Book Sale May 27–29! Adventures await in our incredible selection! Young book lovers will be captivated by bright board books, while beginning readers will discover new […]Read More from Summertime in Tucson: Beat the heat with a cool read!
Lectura de verano Del sábado 20 de mayo al sábado 15 de julio In English Un vistazo a la lectura de verano Evento Cuándo Dónde Inicia la lectura de verano Sábado, 20 de mayo En todas las bibliotecas Fiesta Familiar Sábado, 20 de mayo, de 7 a 9 p. m. Tanque Verde Swap Meet, 4100 […]Read More from Construye Un Mundo Mejor: Lectura de verano