Answers to Your Frequently Asked Questions 

Answers to Your Frequently Asked Questions 

March 30, 2020

We’ve had many questions from our patrons over the past weeks! We strive to be a trusted source of information for Arlington, so we’ve collected these questions to answer them in one place.  We will update this page as needed as the situat...

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Arlington Public Library Closed Through April 3, 2020

Arlington Public Library Closed Through April 3, 2020

March 27, 2020

To ensure the health and safety of our patrons and staff all Arlington Public Library locations will remain closed through Friday, April 3, 2020, per City Council's Disaster Declaration. During this time, we encourage the community to utilize our ...

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Arlington Public Library is CLOSED Until Further Notice

Arlington Public Library is CLOSED Until Further Notice

March 13, 2020

To ensure the health and safety of our patrons and staff all library locations will be CLOSED until further notice. Book drops will remain open for patrons to return items throughout our seven library locations. All fines can be paid online or in-...

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City of Arlington Response on the Coronavirus

City of Arlington Response on the Coronavirus

March 11, 2020

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a health alert regarding an outbreak of a novel (new) Coronavirus in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China, which began in December 2019. The CDC confirmed the first case in the United St...

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Arts and Crafts: Sleeping Mask

Arts and Crafts: Sleeping Mask

March 31, 2020

Sleeping masks are perfect to block out light and to create a feeling of Zen and relaxation while you sleep. You can add your personal touch to this mask by choosing a fun fabric or even by ironing on some vinyl.

Materials

  • A sewing machine (You...

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Free eBooks and Digital Content through TumbleBooks

Free eBooks and Digital Content through TumbleBooks

March 26, 2020

The Arlington Public Library is excited to expand our digital resources with free access to TumbleBooks, an online book database. TumbleBooks is known for its animated talking picture books and educational content for children, but also offers dig...

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Arts and Crafts: Toilet Paper Roll Flowers

Arts and Crafts: Toilet Paper Roll Flowers

March 25, 2020

If you find yourself running out of things to do during this time, don’t worry we here at the Arlington Public Library have just the thing for you. Do you have any empty toilet paper rolls? Save them, put some music on, channel your inner Bob Ro...

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Recycled Art Contest Celebrates Earth Day 2020

Recycled Art Contest Celebrates Earth Day 2020

March 24, 2020

Celebrate Earth Day 2020 with a Recycled Art Contest at the Arlington Public Library! Students and families are invited to create a sculpture using recycled materials to be displayed beginning on Earth Day, April 22. Use STEAM (science, technolo...

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World Language Storytime Honored with the 2020 City Cultural Diversity Award

World Language Storytime Honored with the 2020 City Cultural Diversity Award

March 11, 2020

We are excited to announce that our World Language Storytime program has won the 2020 Cultural Diversity Award! This award was presented by the National League of Cities to eight municipalities across the U.S. Communities are selected by “demons...

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Wild About Reading Celebrates Early Literacy-Postponed

Wild About Reading Celebrates Early Literacy-Postponed

March 5, 2020

Wild About Reading is returning to the Arlington Public Library! This annual event is presented in partnership with United Way of Tarrant County to encourage young children and their families to make reading a fun, daily activity to supplement sch...

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