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Senior to Senior Event

Two groups of high school students and senior citizens connected across the generations during Arlington Public Library’s first Senior to Senior program on November 13, 2014. Eleven students from Pantego Christian Academy presented a live program entitled, “Remembering the Fifties” to residents of the Texas Masonic Retirement Home. Arlington Public…

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…