Winners Announced for the Unity: Art and Poetry Contest

Winners Announced for the Unity: Art and Poetry Contest

August 27, 2021

The winners of the Unity: Art and Poetry Contest have been selected. Earlier this year participants were asked to create an art or poetry piece that reflects what unity in Arlington looks like to them. Our city is diverse and vibrant and our citiz...

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A New Family has Completed The 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge

A New Family has Completed The 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Challenge

August 27, 2021

1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a nationwide challenge that encourages caregivers to regularly read aloud to their children. The challenge helps families bond together through reading and encourages young children to develop a love of reading fr...

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Job and Training Fair Hosted by the Arlington Public Library

Job and Training Fair Hosted by the Arlington Public Library

July 16, 2021

The Arlington Public Library is hosting a Job and Training Fair on Saturday, August 7, 2021, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the East Library and Recreation Center located at 1817 New York Ave., Arlington, TX 76010. Residents are invited to explore trai...

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Enjoy Art, Bingo and Trivia this Summer at the Arlington Public Library

Enjoy Art, Bingo and Trivia this Summer at the Arlington Public Library

July 8, 2021

Adults can enjoy bingo, art, trivia and so much more this summer at the Arlington Public Library. The library is holding a variety of free events as part of its Summer Reading Challenge. These events will take place at a library location or in p...

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Diversity in Book Publishing: A Conversation Hosted by the Arlington Public Library

Diversity in Book Publishing: A Conversation Hosted by the Arlington Public Library

July 7, 2021

The world of publishing is a dynamic field, filled with stories of magical, brave, and unique characters and stories. In recent years, the question has arisen: how diverse is publishing and its stories? The Arlington Public Library is excited to h...

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Arlington Public Library Participating in 2021 Texas Rangers Summer Reading Club

Arlington Public Library Participating in 2021 Texas Rangers Summer Reading Club

June 28, 2021

The Texas Rangers Summer Reading Program is officially underway in over 20 participating libraries across the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. 2021 marks the 19th year of the Rangers Summer Reading Program. Rangers Hall of Fame broadcaster Eric Nadel ...

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Arlington Public Library Launches Arlington Black History Community Archive in honor of Juneteenth

Arlington Public Library Launches Arlington Black History Community Archive in honor of Juneteenth

June 16, 2021

Many recognize June 19, 1865, as the date that ended slavery. Texas, at the time, was the furthest west of the Confederate States. Union Major General Gordon Granger read General Order Number 3 in Galveston ending slavery. By December 2, 1865, eig...

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Free Summer Meals at the Arlington Public Library

Free Summer Meals at the Arlington Public Library

June 8, 2021

The Arlington Public Library is serving free meals to children for the sixth year this summer. These meals will be provided by CitySquare twice a week from Monday, June 14, 2021, through Friday, Aug. 13, 2021, at two library locations.

Meals will...

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Arlington ISD will Serve Up Good Nutrition for Local Children this Summer

Arlington ISD will Serve Up Good Nutrition for Local Children this Summer

June 7, 2021

This summer, Arlington ISD will connect children 18 and younger and enrolled students with disabilities up to 21 years old with healthy, no cost summer meals.

The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) is a U.S. Department of Agriculture nutrition pr...

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Covid-19 Community Vaccination Clinic at East Library and Recreation Center

Covid-19 Community Vaccination Clinic at East Library and Recreation Center

June 3, 2021

Tarrant County residents are invited to a pop-up vaccination clinic Friday, June 11, 2021, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the East Library and Recreation Center, 1817 New York Ave, Arlington, Texas, 76010. This pop-up is a collaborative project between ...

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