Fall Into Savings with Fall Book Sale

Fall Into Savings with Fall Book Sale

September 11, 2020

The Library’s non-profit support organization, The Friends and the Foundation of the Arlington Public Library will be holding their annual Fall Book Sale Thursday, September 17 through Sunday, September 20 at the George W. Hawkes Downtown Librar...

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Shelf Check: Arlington Public Library

Shelf Check: Arlington Public Library's New Podcast

September 3, 2020

The Arlington Public Library is launching the new podcast Shelf Check. The podcast combines fun discussions and storytelling to spotlight interesting authors, literary topics, and community questions. Each 30-minute episode of Shelf Check wi...

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NORTH TEXAS GIVING DAY 2020

NORTH TEXAS GIVING DAY 2020

September 1, 2020

On September 17, 2020, Arlington business and residents will have the opportunity to give back by participating in the annual North Texas Giving Day. North Texas Giving Day was founded in 2008 by the Communities Foundation of Texas. In 2019, $50...

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Virtual Storytimes Return

Virtual Storytimes Return

September 1, 2020

Storytime is one of our favorite things here at the Arlington Public  Library. Starting on Tuesday, September 1, virtual storytimes will be available on the Library’s Facebook page every weekday and Saturdays in September and October! Families can...

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Free Back to School Resources

Free Back to School Resources

August 24, 2020

Whether it's in person or virtual learning, the Arlington Public Library has FREE resources to make this school year a success for you. Below families and students can learn about all the resources they can access with a library card. Don’t have a...

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Women

Women's Suffrage Movement Commemorated with Virtual Programs

August 14, 2020

In honor of the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment, which granted women the right to vote, the Arlington Public Library will be hosting a week-long virtual celebration. Programming commemorating the women’s suffrage movement will include a pa...

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Free Makerspace Activity Kits throughout August 2020

Free Makerspace Activity Kits throughout August 2020

August 7, 2020

We are excited to announce that the Makerspace will continue offering FREE activity kits through curbside pick up for the month of August. This service will be available at the Downtown Library from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday to Saturday w...

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International Peace Month Celebrated with Award-Winning Storytelling

International Peace Month Celebrated with Award-Winning Storytelling

July 31, 2020

In celebration of August being International Peace Month, our award-winning World Language Storytime’s are back. Families can enjoy daily virtual programming that highlights the importance of exposing children to international books, songs, and st...

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Join us for a virtual talk with MUMENTOUS

Join us for a virtual talk with MUMENTOUS's Amy J. Schultz

July 24, 2020

Join the Arlington Public Library for an online discussion with Amy J. Schultz, the Arlington's Museum of Art's first Artist-in Residence. Amy will discuss her 2019 residency at the Museum, including the story of her groundbreaking multimedia in...

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DIY: Boba Milk Tea

DIY: Boba Milk Tea

July 23, 2020

Boba milk tea is an iced tea drink that originated from Taiwan in the late 1980s. It has exploded in popularity since and is also known as pearl milk tea or bubble milk tea, depending on the region. You can find boba milk tea shops all over the wo...

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