Arlington Public Library is operating on a regular Tuesday schedule. Central Library will open at 10 a.m. while branches are scheduled to open at 1 p.m. with the exception of Plaza branch, which operates from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please exercise caution in inclement weather. All children’s programming is canceled today as a safety [...]
Arlington Public Library is operating on a regular Monday schedule. All libraries open at 10 a.m. and close at 9 p.m. with the exception of Plaza branch, which operates from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. All children’s programming is canceled today as a safety measure because Arlington Public Schools are closed. Arlington County government is [...]
All Arlington County government facilities including the three public libraries open Sunday–Central, Shirlington and Columbia Pike–will close at 6 p.m. today, Dec. 8. Check for updates this evening regarding Monday operations.
Celebrating the run of an exhibition by self-taught Arlington artist Muriel Braxton. Enjoy light snacks and hear the artist discuss the inspiration for her work as it relates to Black History Month.
A screening of a 30-minute version of “An Ordinary Hero” , directed by Loki Mulholland, followed by panel discussion. One week before Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, recall Arlington resident Joan Mulholland’s fearless actions in the civil rights movement of the 1960s. Additional insight will be provided by Michael O’Brien, author of “We Shall Not [...]
The Civil War at 150 George Wunderlich of the Civil War Medical Museum in Frederick, Md. will speak on medical practices during the Civil War. Presented in partnership with the Arlington County Civil War Sesquicentennial Committee.
All aspiring writers deserve a reward Celebrate the end of National Novel Writing Month with a party at Central. We will also be talking about the possibility of starting a writing club and, if you’re a teen writer who’d be interested in joining, we’d love to have your feedback about what days and times work [...]
Third Grade Recorder Masters Concert A holiday music performance by students from Patrick Henry Elementary School.
Wondering which eReader to purchase? Attend this show-n-tell session to take a look at some popular devices, learn about the Library’s collection of free eBooks and eAudiobooks.
What you can learn from the father of modern management. You can dream it. You can plan it. You can try to make it happen. But you can never really prepare for the future unless you have a future-focused mindset. That is the underlying message behind the inspiring words and wisdom of Peter Drucker, the [...]