Creating Safer Communities

September 13, 2019

Along with Project S.A.V.E., the Arlington Public Library is presenting an awareness and education workshop to take action against sexual and domestic violence. Join us on Saturday, September 21 for Building Safer Communities, a free seminar at th...

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Small Business Resources at the Arlington Public Library

September 9, 2019

Public libraries are known for their free resources for job-seekers, but we also serve small business owners and entrepreneurs who are creating jobs for the community. Books and online resources ranging from creating a business plan to locating sa...

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Read and Write with Other Book Lovers this Fall

September 3, 2019

Readers, writers and book lovers are invited to a variety of writing and author events this fall with the Arlington Public Library! Celebrate your love of the written word and meet other people with similar interests. From book clubs to writing wo...

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Children Learn through Play at the Arlington Public Library

September 1, 2019

Children of all ages are curious about their world, and one of the best ways children learn is through play. Parents and caregivers can support their children’s learning in free library events full of imagination, fun activities, and personal in...

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Support the Library at Fall Events with the Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library

August 28, 2019

Pumpkin-flavored drinks aren’t the only seasonal favorite making a return this fall. The Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library, our non-profit advocacy group, are putting on a fun variety of fundraising events! Meet local author...

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Supporting Students with Afterschool Programs at the Northeast Branch Library

August 26, 2019

This school year, the Arlington Public Library offers a variety of afterschool events for youth and teens at the Northeast Branch Library. With several schools in walking distance, the Northeast Branch is frequently full of students in the afterno...

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Creadores: Makerspace Classes in Spanish

August 21, 2019

¡Venga y conozca nuestro Makerspace! Spanish-speaking patrons are invited to try the Arlington Public Library’s makerspace in a series of free classes this fall. Each class is presented in Spanish and each month, different machines are featured...

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East Arlington Recreation Center and Library Project Receives $750,000 Technology Grant

August 21, 2019

A new $750,000 Texas Library and Archives Commission grant will help the City increase the community’s access to technology within and surround the future East Arlington Recreation Center and Library.

The joint facility, which is slated to ope...

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5 Ways the Arlington Public Library will Make your School Year Better Than Ever

August 16, 2019

As youth, families, teachers and staff prepare for school to begin, don’t overlook the library! The Arlington Public Library is ready to support learners all year long, especially in the excitement of back to school. Here are five great ways to ...

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Celebrate Back to School with Library Open Houses

August 5, 2019

Students and families, set yourself up for the best school year yet with the Arlington Public Library! All library locations will celebrate the beginning of the 2019-20 school year with an open house on Saturday, August 24.

Library branches are a...

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