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Pierce County Library System

Come to the Ground Breaking for Your Fife Library

Inline You are invited to celebrate progress to build the first Fife Pierce County Library at a ground breaking ceremony, Friday, July 8, 11 a.m. at the site of the new library: 6622 20th Street E. See drawings of the new library, enjoy refreshments, and talk with architects, construction workers and library staff. Read more » Hr

Foundation Elects New Board President

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The Pierce County Library Foundation elected a new president, Michael Gordon, at their annual meeting on June 28. He takes over the presidency from Lisa Korsmo, who has served the past two years. Read more »

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Travel Through the World of Stories with Summer Reading

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One World, Many Stories @ Your Pierce County Library! Kids and teens, ages 0 - 18: journey to your Pierce County Library for summer reading adventure! Check out great books to read all summer, enter weekly drawings, win prizes and participate in fun, free events. Enjoy summer reading at all Pierce County Libraries from June 18 - Sept. 4. Read more »

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Library Wins Innovation Award

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Pierce County Library received a Top Innovator Award from the Urban Library Council. The Library initiated a program to help child care providers become more effective in early child literacy. Read more »

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"Where the Wild Things Are" Author's Art Exhibit and Events

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See the national traveling exhibit of the imaginative worlds of award-winning Maurice Sendak, author/illustrator of more than 100 books. Learn how his cultural heritage, childhood in Brooklyn, family history and Jewish identity have inspired him as an artist. Participate in free events. July 9 - Aug. 19. Read more »

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Help Pierce County Library Be the Library With the Most Text Customers

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Be part of the fun and make your life more convenient! Use your cell phone or go online to sign up for Library text notices. Pierce County Library is entering a friendly competition with other libraries. The library with the most text customers wins. You’ll be a winner, as well, when you enjoy convenient texting services. Read more »

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Vote for the Next Pierce County Library Card, Designed by a Teen

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Cast your vote online and help choose the next Pierce County Library card, designed by a local teenager! A total of 138 teenagers who live in or attend school in Pierce County participated in the Teen Library Card Design Contest. Professional artists reviewed the entries and selected 13 finalists. Read more »

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Volunteer at Your Library

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Wouldn’t it be nice to know that you are making a valuable contribution and are appreciated? You can do all these things and more by signing up to become a Pierce County Library System volunteer. Read more »