For Grades 6-8 Come explore different Nerf game scenarios and optimize fun with Nerf toys at Westover Library. Play games such as the Hunger Games, Book Relays, Civil War, and Hunter.
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Winter Storms Making You Nervous? It could be a lot worse… Or a lot funnier, and with more pubs: Shaun of the Dead DVD  When flesh eating zombies go on the hunt for a bite to eat, Shaun and his pals head to their favorite pub – and try to save their friends […]
Feb. 21, 1946 – Jan. 14, 2016 Throughout his career, actor Alan Rickman was famous for the iconic roles of Hans Gruber and Severus Snape, along with characters in many lesser known films and theater productions. His voice and his talents will be greatly missed, but you can continue to experience his talent and career through […]
Rest in Peace, David Robert Jones a.k.a. David Bowie, Ziggy Stardust, Thin White Duke, Aladdin Sane Explore the bulk of his stellar recordings, even the before-its-time Tin Machine, for free through hoopla. Don’t have an account? Create yours through the Library. As to books, the Goblin King really enjoyed those too. “And the stars look very […]
“I See A Little Bit of Elvis in Each and Every One of You” In honor of Elvis Presley’s birthday, check out these books and DVDs to learn more about the man called “the King of Rock and Roll”: Quote from Mojo Nixon and Skid Roper’s 1987 song, “Elvis is Everywhere.” Elvis Complete: King […]
Who was Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Why Do We Celebrate Him? Talking to young children about the life and legacy of Dr. King is important, but can also be challenging. These books, films and websites can help. And don’t miss Arlington’s official tribute program on Jan. 17. Websites Life in Pictures - Photos of Martin […]
Looking for a Unique Holiday Gift? Buy your favorite book lover a ticket (or two) to the best literary themed party in town! The 2016 Lit Up Ball will be Saturday, March 12, at the Clarendon Ballroom. Tickets are $35 each, from the Friends of the Arlington Public Library. This years theme is Lewis Carroll’s […]