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February 14, 2020
The season of love and chocolate is here! Valentine’s Day originated from the Roman festival of Lupercalia, which celebrated the coming of spring. The name was changed in the 5th century from Lupercalia to St. Valentine’s Day. Some theories su...
February 12, 2020
When the East Library and Recreation Center opens this October, its world-class design and innovative features won't just be on the inside.
The City of Arlington has partnered with the UT Arlington College of Architecture, Planning and Public Aff...
February 6, 2020
Throughout February Americans honor and celebrate the accomplishments of the African American community. Created in 1926 by academic Carter G. Woodson, Black History Month was originally a week-long celebration in February. It wasn’t until 1976,...
February 5, 2020
This spring, the Arlington Public Library is joining other City of Arlington departments for an education series on flooding and stormwater. Join the Public Works and Transportation Department’s Stormwater Management for a free series beginning...
January 31, 2020
Babies, young toddlers and their families are invited to an early childhood celebration at the Arlington Public Library! Join us for Baby Day, a special event focusing on the first three years of life, when early experiences shape lifelong potenti...
January 30, 2020
As of Jan. 30, there have been over 8,200 coronavirus cases and at least 171 confirmed deaths. The virus which originated in Wuhan, Hubei, China has now spread globally to 18 countries and has been declared as a global health emergency by the Worl...
January 28, 2020
Join the Arlington Public Library and Animal Services at the eleventh annual Black History Month Festival on Sunday, February 23 from 2 to 6 p.m. This festival is a yearly celebration honoring the contributions of the African American community ...
January 23, 2020
The Friends and the Foundation of the Arlington Public Library are holding book drives in preparation for their upcoming Spring Book Sale! As the Library’s non-profit support organization, FFAPL presents a variety of fundraising events throughou...
January 23, 2020
The Arlington Public Library is hosting weekly music and recording sessions for teens this spring at the George W. Hawkes Downtown Library. Students will meet one-on-one with community volunteer to learn the recording process from the beginning! T...
January 21, 2020
During tax season, the Arlington Public Library provides various resources for preparing your taxes. We do not provide tax, legal or accounting advice. This material has been prepared for informational purposes only. You should consult your own t...