Category Archives: Library

High Demand for Library’s GED Program

On May 8, the Literacy House hosted a registration drive for men and women interested in taking GED preparation classes through the Arlington Public Library’s literacy program, Arlington Reads. The program has become so popular there was a line of people spilling out the doors and onto the sidewalk. Fifty people…

Fun Things to Do In Arlington This Weekend – April 12-14

Kite Festival at River Legacy ParkJoin us this weekend for some high-flying fun! The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department will host its annual Kite Festival at River Legacy Parks in north Arlington from 10am–2pm on Saturday. The festival includes kite-building workshops, kite stunt demonstrations, kite contests, face painting, a bounce…

Fun Things to Do in Arlington This Weekend – April 5-7

Arlington Farmers Market Art Festival ReturnsLooking for original, affordable, high-quality fine art and crafts? Check out the Downtown Arlington Farmers Market’s premier visual arts festival featuring local artists displaying and selling their wares. Don’t miss the live music, artisan foods, and special art creation area for kids. The Downtown Arlington…

Library Poetry Slam Workshop a Rousing Success

There was a time when Christina Harris was what you might call a closeted writer, one of those under-the-table scribes whose work is seen by only one pair of eyes: her own. How that has changed. On Tuesday in the activity room of the Southeast Branch Library, Christina strolled up…