Arlington librarian receives I Love My Librarian Award

Arlington librarian receives I Love My Librarian Award

January 11, 2022

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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Have a Jolly Good Time at Annual Mayor’s Holiday Pajama Storytime

Have a Jolly Good Time at Annual Mayor’s Holiday Pajama Storytime

December 8, 2021

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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Celebrate the Return of Beloved Holiday Festivities at the Arlington Public Library

Celebrate the Return of Beloved Holiday Festivities at the Arlington Public Library

December 1, 2021

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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City of Arlington to Host Job Fair Dec. 9, 2021, at George W. Hawkes Downtown Library

City of Arlington to Host Job Fair Dec. 9, 2021, at George W. Hawkes Downtown Library

November 20, 2021

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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Complete the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge in English and Spanish

Complete the 1000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge in English and Spanish

November 16, 2021

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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Celebrate Indie Author Day 2021 with the Arlington Public Library

Celebrate Indie Author Day 2021 with the Arlington Public Library

November 8, 2021

Are you an aspiring writer? Would you like to meet like-minded individuals and authors? Celebrate this year's Indie Author Day with the Arlington Public Library. The goal of Indie Author Day is to bring libraries, authors, and readers together. Jo...

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Find Employment with Digital Resources at the Arlington Public Library

Find Employment with Digital Resources at the Arlington Public Library

November 6, 2021

Looking for a job? Now is the time to kick-start your career or transition into a new field. The current job market is growing and employers are offering higher salaries, educational opportunities, and so many other incentives. According to Forbes...

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Library on Topic: Native American Heritage Month; Celebrating Culture and History

Library on Topic: Native American Heritage Month; Celebrating Culture and History

November 5, 2021

Every November Native American Heritage Month is celebrated to honor the Native Americans that have contributed a lot to improve the character of the nation. We use this month to learn about the diverse cultures, histories, traditions and to sprea...

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Fall Into Crafting: Seasonal Makerspace and Adult Classes

Fall Into Crafting: Seasonal Makerspace and Adult Classes

November 4, 2021

Join us in the Makerspace and other library locations this fall for a variety of fun festive classes for all ages. The Makerspace is a place that has many creative machines designed to help you with any craft or hobby you want to embark on. Sewing...

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Library on Topic: Halloween The Spookiest Night

Library on Topic: Halloween The Spookiest Night

October 26, 2021

The spookiest day of the year, Halloween is a holiday that is celebrated every October 31st. This holiday originated with the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain, where people would light bonfires and wear costumes to ward off ghosts. Otherwise kno...

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