We're Breaking Ground March 1 on New East Arlington Library, Rec Center

February 25, 2019

The City of Arlington will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for the new East Arlington Recreation Center and Library at 2 p.m. Friday, March 1, 2019, at Bob Cooke Park, 2025 Craig Hanking Dr.

This collaborative project between the Parks and Recreat...

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STEM Cart Donated to Arlington Public Library by Mouser Electronics

February 20, 2019

The Arlington Public Library is expanding its technology offerings with the addition of a 3D printing cart, sponsored by Mouser Electronics. Representatives from Mouser Electronics and the Arlington Public Library unveiled the cart on January 29 a...

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Friends and Foundation of the Arlington Public Library Seeking Book Donations

February 13, 2019

Is a “Tale of Two Cities” taking up valuable space on your bookshelf? Are you ready to pass along your copy of last year’s fiction best seller? If so, you should consider donating your unwanted books to benefit the Arlington Public Library.


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New Options to Scan, Copy, Fax at all Library Locations

February 8, 2019

The Arlington Public Library is excited to offer robust new document options at all locations. Patrons can now make copies in color and black and white, scan documents, and send domestic faxes. Put this technology to work with expanded options for...

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Woodland West Branch Library Reopens with Community Celebrations

February 4, 2019

The Woodland West Branch of the Arlington Public Library reopened to the community with a day of celebrations and festivities on Saturday, February 2. Book lovers gathered in the morning to savor coffee and a light brunch before a ribbon cutting c...

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Cultural Performances and Exhibits at 10th Annual Black History Month Festival

February 1, 2019

Join the Arlington Public Library and Animal Services at the tenth annual Black History Month Festival on Sunday, February 17 from 2 to 6 p.m. This festival marks a decade celebrating and honoring the contributions of the African American communit...

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Get Ready for Spring with the Library and Arlington Water Utilities

January 30, 2019

Want to be ready with a plan for your yard when spring arrives? Arlington Water Utilities and Tarrant Regional Water District can help. The City and its wholesale water provider have teamed with the Tarrant County Master Gardener Association, the ...

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ArlingCon, Library’s Free Pop Culture Convention, Returning June 15

January 25, 2019

Celebrate fandoms and interests in a family-friendly atmosphere on Saturday, June 15 at the Arlington Public Library’s 5th annual ArlingCon! Attendees at this free pop-culture convention will find a welcoming and educational environment. Newcome...

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Learning about the Library’s Makerspace in Free Orientation Classes

January 23, 2019

A 3D printed anatomical model of a heart, carved wooden signs, embroidered t-shirts and other custom projects lined the tables of the Arlington Public Library’s makerspace during January’s free makerspace orientation class. More than 50 patron...

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Preparing Your 2018 Taxes at the Library

January 21, 2019

During tax season, the Arlington Public Library provides various resources for preparing your taxes. We do not provide tax, legal or accounting advice. This material has been prepared for informational purposes only. You should consult your own t...

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