Category Archives: Library

Storytimes Now Offered In Arlington’s Eight Most Popular Languages 

The Arlington Public Library announces a new series of storytimes offered in international languages, beginning in March 2019. Storytimes promote early literacy and build strong family relationships. Please join us to listen and experience engaging stories read by community volunteers in one of six different international languages presented once a month from March to August. With…

Score Amazing Deals at the Arlington Library’s 31st Annual Book Sale

Celebrating its 31 years of operations, the semi-annual book sale sponsored by the Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library will open its doors to buyers on Wednesday, March 27, at Meadowbrook Recreation Center. Sale profits benefit library programs and services.“Our sale will be enriched this spring by large…

Enjoy E-Books, Free Coffee at Digital Bookmobile Event in Arlington

Traveling coast to coast, the Digital Bookmobile National Tour is making an Ebooks & Espresso stop in Arlington at the Lake Arlington Branch Library from 10 a. m. to 4 p. m. Tuesday, March 19. Community members are invited to this interactive exhibit to learn about and try ebooks, audiobooks and more…

Get Wild About Reading with United Way and the Arlington Public Library

The Arlington Public Library and United Way of Tarrant County have announced three locations for its annual “Wild About Reading” event, Sunday, March 3. The event includes the distribution of more than 3,000 free books, reading time with celebrity readers and S. T. E. M. activities for the entire family. Wild About Reading will…

STEM Cart Donated to Arlington Public Library by Mouser Electronics

The Arlington Public Library is expanding its technology offerings with the addition of a 3D printing cart, sponsored by Mouser Electronics. Representatives from Mouser Electronics and the Arlington Public Library unveiled the cart on January 29 at the Northeast Branch Library. The cart will be housed and used for programming…

Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library Seeking Book Donations

Is a “Tale of Two Cities” taking up valuable space on your bookshelf? Are you ready to pass along your copy of last year’s fiction best seller? If so, you should consider donating your unwanted books to benefit the Arlington Public Library. The Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library…

New Options to Scan, Copy and Fax at All Arlington Library Locations

The Arlington Public Library is excited to offer robust new document options at all locations. Patrons can now make copies in color and in black and white, scan documents and send domestic faxes. Put this technology to work with expanded options for business, school and personal documents. Each library location now…

Arlington Library’s 10th Annual Black History Month Festival Set Feb. 17

Join the Arlington Public Library and Animal Services at the tenth annual Black History Month Festival from 2 p. m. to 6 p. m. Sunday, Feb. 17. This festival marks a decade celebrating and honoring the contributions of the African American community in Arlington and beyond. In addition to performances from local arts…

Woodland West Branch Library Reopens with Community Celebrations

The Woodland West Branch of the Arlington Public Library reopened to the community with a day of celebrations and festivities on Saturday, February 2, 2019 in The American Dream City. Book lovers gathered in the morning to savor coffee and a light brunch before a ribbon cutting ceremony featuring a barbershop…