Receive a FREE book for participating and earn a second book by completing an activity log. For all ages!
3 easy steps:
- VISIT any Timberland Library location beginning June 1 and receive a FREE book and an activity log.
- TRACK 10 activities using the paper log, or digitally at trl.beanstack.org or download the Beanstack app.
- COMPLETE your log and collect your Certificate of Completion and second book*!
*while supplies last.
Read, Explore, Create, and Learn
A fun and engaging way to combine a love of nature and a love of reading. Walk a trail and read a picture book, and enjoy interactive facts and questions as you go. Visit TRL.org/Storytrail for a list of StoryTrails and additional information.
Take & Make Activity Bags
Enjoy a craft, with supplies and directions, to complete at home. Variety of ages and available at selected locations, while supplies last.
Projects vary by location, be sure to ask when you pick up your library materials!
Library of Things
Check out and explore our unique natural environments, test a product, or take up a new hobby with items from our Library of Things collections!
Youth & Senior Connect Boxes
Youth or Senior Connect Boxes are tubs filled with 55-70 books that are available for loan to, community centers, health care agencies, before and after school programs, head start locations, preschools, daycare centers, day camps, and youth groups.
Request a box today!
Request a Grab Bag
Tell us what you love to read, listen to, or watch, and library staff will put together a Library Grab Bag of materials we think you’ll love! Learn more and fill out the form Library Grab Bag. All ages and reading levels are available.
Just for Teens
Hang out with other teens in the area to play games or chat about books, movies, music, whatever! Keep up to date on upcoming programs and stay connected with real-life librarians!
Complete the form for a Discord invite. (Discord requires users to be 13 and older.)
Fun for Kids!
Thank you to Northwest Trek Wildlife Park, Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, and Tacoma Rainiers!
While supplies last and some restrictions apply.
Complimentary pass to NORTHWEST TREK WILDLIFE PARK or POINT DEFIANCE ZOO & AQUARIUM is valid through October 2, 2022. Must be surrendered when redeemed. Cannot be used with any other discount or for group visits/special events. No cash value. For children 12 and younger.
Free ticket to a TACOMA RAINIERS game must be redeemed with a code located on a bookmark available at Timberland Libraries. This program is a partnership of Tacoma Rainiers and Timberland Regional Library. No cash value. For children ages 4-12.
Watch the TRL Summer Library Song Video!
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