MegaMania!! 2017

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!! Library […]

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Spider-Man, Spider-Man, does whatever a spider can

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 […]

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Entertainment to get you through the Dog Days of Summer

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 […]

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Free books for kids and teens: start Summer Reading off right!

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 […]

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Meow! Take the literary cat quiz

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. […]

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Summertime in Tucson: Beat the heat with a cool read!

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 […]

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Construye Un Mundo Mejor: Lectura de verano

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 […]

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A Peek Inside a Picture Book

A picture book can uncover something magical. It can draw us into a new world and change the way we view our own. A subtle brush stroke that speaks volumes; the intricate and obscure details that reveal depths of character and setting; the playful colors of lights and darks that bemuse the eyes and mesmerize […]

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Build a Better World This Summer!

Summer Reading Saturday, May 20 - Saturday, July 15 En español Summer Reading at a Glance Event When Where Summer Reading starts Saturday, May 20 All libraries Family Fiesta Saturday, May 20, 7-9pm Tanque Verde Swap Meet, 4100 S. Palo Verde Road Free book giveaway for children and teens Starting Tuesday, May 30 All libraries, […]

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Special Edition Love Letter to My Library

For this month's Love Letter to My Library, we're featuring an assortment of Kind Notes we received from our friends at Ben's Bells. We're grateful to the people who took the time to write one! Here are just some of the kind things they shared: I love the Culture Pass program! Have you checked out a […]

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