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Latest News

Tue, January 11thArlington librarian receives I Love My Librarian Award

Yuliana Aceves recognized with national public service honor  

CHICAGO – Yuliana Aceves, community programming librarian at the Arlington Public Library in Arlington, Texas, is a winner of this year’s I Love My Librarian Award. Recognized by t...

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Wed, December 8thHave a Jolly Good Time at Annual Mayor’s Holiday Pajama Storytime

Celebrate our annual Mayor’s Holiday Pajama Storytime on Monday, December 13, 2021, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the George W. Hawkes Downtown Library. Our children’s department will be decked out in festive holiday decor. Families can enjoy an eve...

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Wed, December 1stCelebrate the Return of Beloved Holiday Festivities at the Arlington Public Library

Celebrate the holidays with the Arlington Public Library. Annual events and activities are in full swing from Reindeer Games at the George W. Hawkes Downtown Library to our annual Pajama Storytime with Mayor Jim Ross. Join us for a variety of prog...

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Sat, November 20thCity of Arlington to Host Job Fair Dec. 9, 2021, at George W. Hawkes Downtown Library

Are you looking to start a rewarding new career in The American Dream City? The City of Arlington will host a job fair from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, 2021, at the George W. Hawkes Downtown Library. 100 S. Center St.

Numerous City Departm...

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Tue, November 16thComplete the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge in English and Spanish

A nationwide challenge, 1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a great way to get children on the path to literacy. This challenge requires families to read ten books in 100 backpacks. Once you’ve checked out and read through the 100 backpacks, childre...

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