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Thu, August 16thArlington Public Library Excited to be on Book Riot’s ‘Awesome Children’s Library’ List

The Arlington Public Library is excited to be one of Book Riot’s 13 Awesome Children’s Libraries around the U.S.! Book Riot featured the children’s section of the new George W. Hawkes Downtown Library in their list. This bright, colorful s...

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Mon, August 13thChildren’s Librarian Morgan Brickey-Jones selected to the Texas Bluebonnet Award Selection Committee

Arlington Public Library Librarian Morgan Brickey-Jones has been selected to by the Texas Library Association to serve on the selection committee for the Texas Bluebonnet Awards. The Texas Bluebonnet Award encourages students in grades third throu...

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Thu, July 26thGinny Goblin Book Release

On Saturday, July 21, 2018, the Arlington Public Library was excited to host a book launch party for one of our own, David Goodner, to celebrate the release of his first book, “Ginny Goblin is Not Allow to Open this Box”. The celebration inclu...

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Thu, July 12thArlingCon 2018 in Review

On June 30, 2018 sci-fi and anime fans alike gathered at the E.H. Hereford University Center at UTA for the Arlington Public Library's annual free pop-culture convention.


Throughout the day, attendees could browse a vendor and author hall fil...

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Mon, July 9thWoodland West Library to Close Temporarily during Renovations

Beginning August 1, 2018 the Woodland West Branch Library will close temporarily while the building is renovated. The branch’s front doors, façade and other areas will be updated. Library service will be unavailable at Woodland West during cons...

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