All Arlington residents big and small are invited to experience the Arlington Public Library in a new way this summer. Discover books, art, and music, and participate in digital challenges all while winning fun prizes. Our Discover Summer program will give patrons an opportunity to experience events like awesome performances, tons of fun activities, reading, and more!

The Discover Summer program runs from Wednesday, June 1st through Monday, July 31st at all libraries. Free programs, classes, experiences, and more will be available for all ages. Download our Discover Summer newsletter today to get the latest information about all the great things we have lined up for you this summer!


1. Access Beanstack
2. Sign up for an account (and any family members!)
3. Select your Discover Summer Challenge
4. Log your reading and activities to earn badges all summer long

Summer Programs and Event Brochure coming soon!
Discover Summer Kick-offJune 3, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.>
George W. Hawkes Downtown Library
Discover Summer End Party
July 29, 10 a.m. - noon
East Library & Recreation Center

There are prize packs available for children, teens, and adults.
Hoopla digital is a streaming platform that allows patrons to instantly access videos, audiobooks, and music for free with their Library card. Content can be streamed or downloaded from a computer browser or from the hoopla digital app, available for iOS and Android.
Libby has a large selection of popular eBooks, comics, eMagazines, and eAudiobooks. Use with a wide variety of e-readers (including Kindle), portable devices (including Android and iPhones), PCs, and Macs.
The Arlington Public Library depends on donors like you to support our essential services. FFAPL is a vital organization that helps fund many of the programs at the library.
The Arlington Public Library is officially fine free!
myLIBRO allows patrons to instantly connect with the Arlington Public Library anywhere, anytime.
Not sure what you should check out next? Give us a little info about what you like and our librarians will place a recommendation on hold for you.
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