TRL Libraries Closed for Presidents' Day
Monday, February 20, 2017
All TRL libraries will be closed on Monday, February 20, 2017 in honor of Presidents' Day.
Black History Month
February 1-28, 2017
In honor of Black History Month, TRL created a booklist and podcast to celebrate the history and achievements of African Americans. Read more...
Assistance with 2016 Taxes
Tax assistance schedule & IRS forms help
Assistance with tax questions is available from AARP Tax-Aides in some TRL libraries and other locations. Read more...
Renown classical guitarist Michael Partington
North Mason Library - Thu. Feb. 23, 7-8pm
British classical guitarist Michael Partington will give a musical
performance of Spanish and Romantic music and talk about the history of classical guitar. Read more...
Full STEAM Ahead: An All-Ages Activity Night
Tumwater Library - Fri. Feb. 24, 6-8pm
Officially, STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math. In library language, STEAM stands for crazy-creative fun for all ages. Read more...
Book Talk with Author Alexander Boldizar
Olympia Library - Sat. Feb. 25, 2-3:30pm
Alexander Boldizar's new book, "The Ugly," is smart, funny and wildly adventurous. It is #1 on Amazon and GoodReads lists, and is considered one of the best new novels of 2016. Read more...
TRL Newsletter - January/February 2017
Check out the new issue of Today's Library, TRL's newsletter Read more...
An Evening of Jazz and Swing Music
Olympia Library - Thu. Mar. 2, 7:30-8:45pm
When guitarist Vince Brown and vocalist LaVon Hardison team up as Red & Ruby, audiences can count on a grand evening of classic jazz and swing music. Read more...
Library Teams up with Tenino School District
March 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018
Tenino public school students will soon have more learning tools -
computers and internet access - to help them with schoolwork and
support their academic success. Read more...
Sister Spit's 20th Anniversary Tour
Olympia Library - Fri. Mar. 3, 2017
Come to the library for an evening of queer and feminist memoir, poetry and performance. The show features six female artists that take an artful, edgy, often humorous look at intersecting issues of personal identity that shape our lives Read more...
The Tale of Tacoma's Tragic Streetcar Disaster
Chehalis Library - Sat. Mar. 4, 2-3pm
On July 4, 1900, Tacoma held a grand Independence Day celebration to welcome the new century. Transportation systems were woefully inadequate to move the expected 50,000 people. Read more...
Teens Consider Food, Community and Social Justice
Olympia Library - Sat. Mar. 4, 2-3:30pm
How does locally grown food support social justice? Teens will explore those connections at the second meeting of the "Curiosity Society." Read more...
Hoodsport Library Closing for Repairs & Remodeling
Feb. 14, 2017 through Mar. 13, 2017
The Hoodsport Timberland Library will be closed beginning Tuesday, Feb. 14 for structural repairs and remodeling. The library is scheduled to re-open on Tuesday, March 14. Read more...
The Raptors of Washington's Pacific Coast
Aberdeen Library - Tue. Mar. 14, 6-7pm
Washington's Pacific Coast is home to several types of birds of prey - falcons, hawks and eagles. Raptor expert Dan Varland will discuss these majestic creatures. Read more...