ArlingCon Returns for 2018

ArlingCon Returns for 2018

June 22, 2018

Superhero capes may not be something you typically see as standard attire at the University of Texas at Arlington, but on Saturday, June 30, you will see everything from Godzilla stomping through the halls, to magical girls stopping evil by moonli...

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Storytime with Texas Rangers on June 26

Storytime with Texas Rangers on June 26

June 21, 2018

The 2018 Texas Rangers Summer Reading Program is now underway with the participation of the local libraries in 25 municipalities in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. This is the 18th year of the Rangers Summer Reading Program.

Rangers Hall of Fame...

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Summer Movies with the Arlington Public Library

Summer Movies with the Arlington Public Library

June 20, 2018

Come enjoy free films Downtown this summer! Join us this summer in the City of Arlington's Council Chambers and Community Room. The Council Chambers is the perfect theatre for your family to hang out together and watch new movie releases! Movies w...

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Discovery and Fun at the Downtown Library’s Grand Opening

Discovery and Fun at the Downtown Library’s Grand Opening

June 12, 2018

After years of construction and planning, the new George W. Hawkes Downtown Library is opening to the public on Saturday, June 16. The Downtown Library, located at 100 S. Center St., Arlington TX will open with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10:30 a...

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Welcome Downtown: The Downtown Library

Welcome Downtown: The Downtown Library's Third Floor

June 9, 2018

The Downtown Library’s third floor, full of books and quiet places to read, is the most traditional space in the building. The third floor holds the entire fiction collection for adults as well as a large amount of the non-fiction books. Patrons c...

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Adult Education Classes Open for Summer

Adult Education Classes Open for Summer

June 5, 2018

Arlington Reads has opened registration for additional summer adult education classes. No matter what your goal or dream is, Arlington Reads is here to help!

Arlington residents currently working towards becoming United States citizens are invite...

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Arlington Public Library receives Achievement of Library Excellence Award

Arlington Public Library receives Achievement of Library Excellence Award

June 1, 2018

The Arlington Public Library has received the 2107 Ahievement of Library Excellence Award from the Texas Municipal Library Director's Association (TMLDA). TMLDA is an affiliate of the Texas Municipal League. Each year TMLDA confers awards for outs...

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Welcome Downtown: The Downtown Library’s Second Floor

Welcome Downtown: The Downtown Library’s Second Floor

May 31, 2018

The Downtown Library’s second floor is dedicated to modern learning, creativity and innovation. With technology and spaces for teens and adults, students and creators, the second floor will be a busy hub of activity. Explore public computing, adul...

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Discover Your Story: Get Ready for Summer Reading Club

Discover Your Story: Get Ready for Summer Reading Club

May 22, 2018

Days are getting warmer, the school year is coming to close, and the Arlington Public Library is gearing up for another season of Summer Reading Club. This year’s theme, Discover Your Story, invites readers of all ages and interests to explore the...

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Free Summer Meals Returning to the Arlington Public Library

Free Summer Meals Returning to the Arlington Public Library

May 21, 2018

The Arlington Public Library is a place to feed more than just a child’s mind: this summer, youth ages 1-18 can receive a free lunch every weekday at three library branches. The Library joins CitySquare Food on the Move and other Arlington institu...

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