Category Archives: Library

Mayor’s Holiday Pajama Storytime Offers Festive Family Fun

Arlington Mayor Jeff Williams and the Arlington Public Library invite you to this year’s Mayor’s Holiday Pajama Storytime, December 13 at 6:30 p. m. at the Southeast Branch Library. Join us for a festive evening of stories, songs, and a special craft. Children are encouraged to wear their favorite cozy pajamas…

All Library Branches Closed for [re]Brary Day, Friday, November 10

[re]Brary Day provides Staff Development on November 10 Library staff from all seven branches will come together on Friday, November 10 for [re]Brary Day, the Arlington Public Library’s annual staff development day. With a team of more than 100 employees leading programs, cataloging books, working at service desks, and more throughout…

Arlington Public Library’s Medieval Arts Festival Brings Middle Ages to Life

This fall, Downtown Arlington will be treated to the sights and sounds of a medieval tournament during the Arlington Public Library’s Medieval Arts Festival. Swords will ring and sunlight flash on the elaborate costumes of lords and ladies as history comes alive for an afternoon. This free event has something for…

Arlington Public Library to Host Genealogy Lock-In on Friday

Get ready for a full day of family history and genealogy workshops! The Arlington Public Library is offering another Genealogy Lock-In on Friday, October 20 from 11 a. m. to 9:30 p. m. Celebrate Family History Month as the Library remotely joins the Genealogy Center of the Waco-McLennan County Library for their live…

Library’s Free Touch-a-Truck Event Allows Children to Explore Community Vehicles

Huge rolling beasts with shining eyes, loud honks, and colorful sides stretching all the way to the sky—once you’ve grown up, it’s hard to remember just how strange and wonderful trucks can be. Cars, trucks and other vehicles are commonplace for anyone old enough to drive, but children find them…

Library’s Fall Book and Author Luncheon Fundraiser Tickets On Sale Now

The Book and Author Luncheon is back with another elegant occasion this fall. Join the Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library on October 26, 2017, for this semiannual fundraiser, which gives attendees the chance to meet local authors. This fall’s featured writers are Clay Small and Joyce Roach…