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Pierce County transforms to Paris during Pierce County READS

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Join with thousands of people throughout the county who will be reading this year’s Pierce County READS’ book the New York Times best seller and award-winning “The Paris Wife,” by internationally known author Paula McLain. Participate in 40 free events during the countywide community one book program. Read more »

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Will you be on the guest list?

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You can be on the invitation list for a private reception with "The Paris Wife" author Paula McLain hosted by the Pierce County Library Foundation. Join us Friday, May 17 for wine and hors d’oeuvres, a book signing and meeting other generous donors. Read more »

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National Medal for Museum and Library Service Finalist

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Institute of Museum and Library Service has named Pierce County Library System as one of the 33 finalists in the running to be a National Medal winner! Please share how your local library—part of Pierce County Library System—has made a difference in your life. Read more »

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Design the next Pierce County Library card!

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Kids and teens are invited use their creative talents to enter the Library Card Design Contest between Monday, April 8 and Friday, May 3, 2013. The Library will make two different cards, one from each age category: grades K-6 and 7-12. The winning designs will appear on new library cards for use by kids, teens and all ages! Read more »

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Library Foundation welcomes new members

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Three new members were elected to the board of directors of the Pierce County Library Foundation. The new members are Jack Conway (Gig Harbor), Joan Cooley (Lakewood) and Stacy Topping (Tacoma). If you are interested in joining the philanthropic affiliate of the Pierce County Library System Read more »

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Professional tests online

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Meet your goals with resources to help you succeed. You can find the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, e-books and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work or in life. Read more »

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Free tax time help and resources

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Visit the tax time pages for online tax aides to help you prepare your own tax returns, find specific IRS forms, and locate sites for volunteer tax help. Tax volunteers provide one-on-one tax consultations in some libraries on selected days. Read more »

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