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Architect Chosen to Design New Central Library

The Library Architecture division of Dewberry has been awarded the contract to design Arlington’s new Central Library. Within the firm’s general focus on multiple types of public architecture, Dewberry has cultivated a particular specialization in library design. They have participated in the study, planning, and design of over 260 library…

Patrons Jam to ‘Rocks in My Bed’ at Arlington Public Library

Noted actor and playwright Cedric Liqueur performed Rocks in My Bed, a music appreciation program on Duke Ellington, during his October 18 appearance at the George W. Hawkes Central Library. Duke Ellington was an African American musician and orchestra leader whose music continues to influence performers worldwide. Children, college students, adults and…

Podcasting Workshop Series Grooming Future Generations

GoThe Studio at Arlington’s Central Public Library has an ongoing series of workshops teaching teens how to podcast. The goal with this podcasting series is to empower teens with their own creativity. Participants can gain confidence in their own abilities, build a technological knowledge base, and spark an interest in…

Fagin, Witzgall Featured Authors at Friends of the Library Fall Event

Author Stephen Fagin

WHAT: Friends of the Arlington Public Library Fall 2014 Book & Author LuncheonWHEN: 11:30 a. m.-1:30 p. m., Friday, October 31, 2014WHERE: Cacharel Restaurant and Grand Ballroom, 2221 East Lamar Blvd, 7th Floor, Arlington, Texas 76006WHO: Authors Stephen Fagin and Mike E. WitzgallJoin the Friends of the Arlington Public Library and their guest authors for stimulating…