Self-Care Craft: Simple Sugar Scrub

Self-Care Craft: Simple Sugar Scrub

May 5, 2020

Take a little time to pamper yourself with this DIY Sugar Scrub recipe. This recipe is super simple and can be adapted to the supplies you have at home. Don’t have scent oils or dyes? Just use the sugar and oil for a plain version of the sugar scr...

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Star Wars Resources

Star Wars Resources

May 4, 2020

May the fourth be with you! Celebrate this day with everything Star Wars. Below patrons will find a curated list of Star Wars items in our collection for all ages. These items can be accessed digitally anytime anywhere through OverDrive.

Adults ...

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Adult Education Classes Move Online at the Arlington Public Library

Adult Education Classes Move Online at the Arlington Public Library

May 4, 2020

Even while its locations are temporarily closed, the Arlington Public Library has been supporting its adult learners. Arlington Reads has moved from in-person classes to online learning. Through online classes, students are able to continue their ...

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Teddy Bear Weekend Offers Early Literacy Fun from Home

Teddy Bear Weekend Offers Early Literacy Fun from Home

May 1, 2020

We are happy to announce Teddy Bear Weekend (formerly known as Teddy Bear Carnival) will now take place on May 8 and May 9! Stuffed animals and their favorite children get ready for a weekend of early literacy fun from home. We will offer a couple...

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Arlington Public Library Working Toward Reopening

Arlington Public Library Working Toward Reopening

May 1, 2020

Editor's Note: Starting August 5, 2020 items returned will be quarantined for 96 hours / 4 days before being checked in. 

The Arlington Public Library is continuing to transition service models in the coming weeks. The Library remains an import...

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Curbside Document Printing Beginning May 4 

Curbside Document Printing Beginning May 4 

May 1, 2020

The Arlington Public Library will begin offering curbside document printing at all locations beginning Monday, May 4. Library card holders can send documents online for printing, then pick them up in touchless transactions. At a time when patrons ...

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Join Us for Live Virtual Storytimes Every Weekday in May 

Join Us for Live Virtual Storytimes Every Weekday in May 

May 1, 2020

Storytime is one of our favorite things here at the Arlington Public  Library. Beginning Monday, May 4, live storytimes will be available on the Library’s Facebook page every weekday in May! While everyone is safe at home, families can still recei...

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Take Time for Art

Take Time for Art

April 30, 2020

Here’s a stress-reducing tip: take time for art. The simple act of slowing down and taking some time to appreciate art can be a great way to rejuvenate your creative side. And the best part is that you can become an art connoisseur and critic all ...

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Great Family Read Aloud Books

Great Family Read Aloud Books

April 30, 2020

Did you know that reading books aloud with your kids is one of the best ways to support their learning and love of literature? To help you find great books to read aloud, our children’s librarian made a list of her favorite. All these books are av...

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Haiku from Home

Haiku from Home

April 29, 2020

Happy national poetry month! There are many forms of poetry, but one of the most notable and simple, yet complicated forms of poetry is Haiku. Maybe you’ve written a few in the past, maybe you haven’t, either way, we invite you to try your hand at...

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