Accessibility Goes Beyond Large Print with Video Desktop Magnifier Donated by Delta Gamma

March 14, 2019

The Arlington Public Library is expanding its ways to support patrons with disabilities with the addition of a video desktop magnifier provided by the Arlington Alumnae Chapter of Delta Gamma. Members of the Arlington Alumnae Chapter Delta Gamma a...

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Amazing Deals at the 31st Annual Book Sale

March 11, 2019

Celebrating its 31 years of operations, the semi-annual book sale sponsored by the Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library will open its doors to buyers on Wednesday, March 27, at Meadowbrook Recreation Center. Sale profits benefit...

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Celebrate Fix-a-Leak Week on March 23

March 8, 2019

Did you know that one trillion gallons of water can be wasted annually due to nationwide household leaks? The United States Environmental Protection Agency holds an annual Fix-a-Leak Week to provide resources to fix those leaks. This year’s Fix-...

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World Language Storytimes for Early Literacy Across Languages

March 6, 2019

The Arlington Public Library announces a new series of storytimes offered in international languages, beginning in March 2019. Storytimes promote early literacy and build strong family relationships. Please join us to listen and experience engagin...

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Ebooks & Espressos at the Lake Arlington Branch

March 2, 2019

Traveling coast to coast, the Digital Bookmobile National Tour is making an Ebooks & Espresso stop in Arlington at the Lake Arlington Branch Library on March 19 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Community members are invited to this interactive exhibit to le...

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Spring Break is Fun at the Arlington Public Library

March 2, 2019

Spring break is just around the corner and the Arlington Public Library is offering a week of fun for students and families! Spring break is a great time to unwind and reconnect as a family, but it can be hard to find activities for a whole week o...

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City Celebrates Start of East Arlington Recreation Center and Library Construction

March 1, 2019

The City of Arlington  celebrated the start of construction Friday for the new East Arlington Recreation Center and Library at Bob Cooke Park.

This collaborative project between the Parks and Recreation and Libraries departments is the first of i...

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What's on Display at the Downtown Library?

February 28, 2019

What's on display at the Downtown Library? Recent visitors to the George W. Hawkes Downtown Library know that books, DVDs and other items are on display throughout the building. This new series of blog posts will offer a sneak peek of these items!...

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Get Wild About Reading with United Way and the Arlington Public Library

February 27, 2019

The Arlington Public Library and United Way of Tarrant County today announced three locations for its annual “Wild About Reading” event, Sunday, March 3. The event includes the distribution of more than 3,000 free books, reading time with cele...

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Lots of Ways to Connect During Teen Tech Week

February 26, 2019

Teen Tech Week kicks off March 2 to celebrate programs and services offered by the Arlington Public Library to the community. In celebration of Teen Tech Week, Arlington Public Library is hosting a series of programs highlighting such technology....

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