The George W. Hawkes Downtown Library Now Offers Passport Services

The George W. Hawkes Downtown Library Now Offers Passport Services

August 2, 2022

Editor's Note: August 2, 2022: This has been updated from an article originally published in September 2021.  

Apply for a passport at our Passport Acceptance Facility located at the George W. Hawkes Downtown Library, 100 South Center St., Arlin...

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Job Fair at the Arlington Public Library

Job Fair at the Arlington Public Library

July 20, 2022

The Arlington Public Library is hosting a Job Fair on Saturday, August 20, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the East Library and Recreation Center located at 1817 New York Ave., Arlington, TX 76010. Residents are invited to explore employment oppor...

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Congratulations to the newest family to complete the 1,000 books before kindergarten challenge

Congratulations to the newest family to complete the 1,000 books before kindergarten challenge

July 6, 2022

Since June 2018, The Arlington Public Library has helped children and families get ready to start school with 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten! 1000 Books Before Kindergarten is a nationwide challenge that encourages caregivers to regularly read al...

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Hoopla: Stream Music, Movies, and TV Shows Today!

Hoopla: Stream Music, Movies, and TV Shows Today!

June 29, 2022

Did you know you can stream music, movies, and television shows for FREE with your library cards? Hoopla has a huge selection with thousands of items to choose from. Content can be streamed on your computer, tablet, or phone. You can also download...

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Join Arlington Public Library

Join Arlington Public Library's One Million Minute Reading Challenge

June 9, 2022

Join the Arlington Public Library in our mission to read one million minutes this summer! This a great way to keep children’s reading skills strong over summer break, make progress on your to-be-read list or just to have fun. We encourage all ages...

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Discover Summer with the Arlington Public Library

Discover Summer with the Arlington Public Library

May 9, 2022

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...

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Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with Books for All Ages

Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with Books for All Ages

April 29, 2022

May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month (AAPI Heritage Month). This is a time to recognize the contributions and influence of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans. AAPI encompasses all of East, Southeast and South Asia,...

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Small Business Week Workshops and Resources at the Arlington Public Library

Small Business Week Workshops and Resources at the Arlington Public Library

April 25, 2022

The Arlington Public Library will support small businesses with a packed schedule of free workshops during National Small Business Week, Monday, May 2 through Thursday, May 5. The Library will offer virtual and in-person business programs.

The w...

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 El Día de los Niños: A Day for Children Around the World

El Día de los Niños: A Day for Children Around the World

April 14, 2022

The Arlington Public Library invites families to celebrate Día de Los Niños (Children’s Day) on Saturday, April 30, 2022, from noon to 3 p.m. at the East Library and Recreation Center located at 1817 New York Ave. Día de los Niños is a nationa...

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City Dedicates Lake Arlington Branch Library in Memory of U.S. Rep. Ron Wright, Former Arlington City Council Member

City Dedicates Lake Arlington Branch Library in Memory of U.S. Rep. Ron Wright, Former Arlington City Council Member

April 11, 2022

On Friday, the City dedicated the Lake Arlington Branch Library in memory of the late U.S. Rep. Ron Wright, who also served as Tarrant County Tax Assessor-Collector and Arlington City Council member.

Mr. Wright, a long-time Arlington resident kno...

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