Children

resources for children birth to four years including read it again kits
resources for children in grades kindergarten through third
resources for Children, Tweens in grades four through six including STEM programs
children storytime -picture of kids at storytime
resources for parents and educators - picture of baby and mother
technology for kids - child playing with iPad at storytime

Recent Children’s Posts

Summer Meal Program at East, NE, and SE Branches
Summer Meal Program at East, NE, and SE Branches
When school ends for summer vacation, many families whose children rely on the free lunch program during the year may find themselves in a tight spot when it comes to providing meals throughout the...
Great Books for Cinco de Mayo
Great Books for Cinco de Mayo
Happy Cinco de Mayo! Cinco de Mayo is sometimes mistaken for Mexican Independence Day, which is actually September 16. Cinco de Mayo instead celebrates the Battle of Puebla, an unlikely victory against French forces....
First-Ever Chess Tournament Draws Crowd at SW Branch
First-Ever Chess Tournament Draws Crowd at SW Branch
On Saturday, April 23, a group of young chess players gathered together for the Arlington Public Library’s first-ever Southwest Branch Chess Tournament. Ranging in age from 7-16-years, 24 students tested their strategic skills in...
Celebrating National Volunteer Week
Celebrating National Volunteer Week
It is time to celebrate people doing extraordinary things. April 10 – 16 is National Volunteer Week! The Arlington Public Library System depends on hundreds of volunteers to provide great service to our community....
Library Invites Community to Help Build the Dream
Library Invites Community to Help Build the Dream
Beginning today, Arlington residents have the unique opportunity to help shape a major piece of the community landscape that will be at the heart of the American Dream City for generations to come: the...
The GEAR robotics tournament is coming soon!
The GEAR robotics tournament is coming soon!
GEAR stands for Get Excited about Robotics. This fast-paced robotics competition features NXT and EV3 LEGO Mindstorm robots built and programmed by elementary and junior high students. Teams may consist of two or three players that can be...