Global Entrepreneurship Week at the Arlington Public Library

Global Entrepreneurship Week at the Arlington Public Library

October 28, 2022
Join the Arlington Public Library as we celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week by recognizing innovators in our community. A series of virtual classes designed to help benefit entrepreneurs at all levels will be available. These programs are meant...

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Celebrate Children’s Book Week

Celebrate Children’s Book Week

October 28, 2022

Celebrate Children’s Book Week with the Arlington Public Library! From November 7 to 12, visit the Library and celebrate the joy of reading. Children’s Book Week is celebrated by libraries, schools, and educators across the country to encourage ch...

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New Library Card Access Levels for Children and Teens

New Library Card Access Levels for Children and Teens

October 27, 2022

Based on citizen feedback, the Arlington Public Library is taking steps to make sure that parents can easily determine what materials their children can check out. In this new model, a parent or guardian can select any access level for their child;...

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Share Your Feedback on the Display Guidelines for Staff

Share Your Feedback on the Display Guidelines for Staff

October 20, 2022

Library displays support the library’s mission by providing opportunities for patrons to access materials for education, information, and recreation. Arlington Public Library’s goal is to provide displays and exhibits in library facilities to high...

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2022 Annual Genealogy Network of Texas Lock-In

2022 Annual Genealogy Network of Texas Lock-In

October 17, 2022

Join us for a full day of genealogy research sessions in this fun and informative annual event! Speakers will be hosted in libraries across Texas and streamed to us.

All sessions are virtual and will be streamed at the George W. Hawkes Downtown L...

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NaNoWriMo Young Writers Program

NaNoWriMo Young Writers Program

October 12, 2022

This November, join the Arlington Public Library for a NaNoWriMo Young Writers program in which tweens (9-12) will work on their writing skills, set writing goals, and provide support for their peers in an encouraging environment. Meetings will be...

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Celebrate Life with our Día De Los Muertos Celebration

Celebrate Life with our Día De Los Muertos Celebration

October 10, 2022

Join the Arlington Public Library as we celebrate and honor those who have passed on with our Día de los Muertos Celebration. The Celebration takes place Saturday, October 29, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the East Library and Recreation Center.

Día...

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Arlington is Free To Read

Arlington is Free To Read

October 5, 2022

Say goodbye to overdue fines! As of October 1, 2022, the Arlington Public Library is fine free. That means patrons will no longer be charged for returning APL items past their due date. All library card holders will be free to read, watch, and lis...

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Ofrenda Photo Submissions Now Open for Día de los Muertos

Ofrenda Photo Submissions Now Open for Día de los Muertos

September 28, 2022

The Arlington Public Library wants to honor those that are no longer with us this upcoming Día de los Muertos. We invite the community to submit photos of their loved ones who have passed for our ofrendas. The ofrendas will be on display at the Ge...

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2022 Book It 5K Run

2022 Book It 5K Run

September 27, 2022

Get ready for the 8th annual Book It 5k and 1-Mile Fun Run. A fundraiser created by the Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library, proceeds from the race help support the Arlington Public Library. The race takes place on Saturday, Oct...

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