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Video: Off Book with the Author of "Beaches"
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Video: Off Book with the Author of “Beaches”

Author and Playwright Iris Rainer Dart Interviewed by Signature Theatre Education Director David Zobell, at the Shirlington Branch Library on Feb. 3, 2014. The world premiere of “Beaches” is on stage at Signature from February 19 – March 30, 2014.   Learn more about Theater Events at the Library.  

In the News: Preserving Arlington Stories
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In the News: Preserving Arlington Stories

Years from now, new generations will be grateful for today’s Center for Local History at Arlington Public Library Arlington Television captures the long-term value of an official County archive as it helps preserve the story of Joan Mulholland, the fearless civil rights activist who fought segregation from Lee Highway to the Deep South before raising […]

Celebrate Arlington's Early Literacy Efforts
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Celebrate Arlington’s Early Literacy Efforts

A wonderful video by the American Library Association featuring Arlington Public Library’s approach to encouraging early literacy From Jan. 24, 2014. The Library thanks the Leitmann-Santa Cruz/Morales family for its continued support and friendship.

A la Biblioteca con la Dieta Cero-Auto
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A la Biblioteca con la Dieta Cero-Auto

Author Video: Charles Clark on "Swastikas on Wilson"
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Author Video: Charles Clark on “Swastikas on Wilson”

Journalist and historian Charles S. Clark discusses the presence of the American Nazi Party in Arlington from 1958-1983, including their publicity-seeking, their protests, resistance among citizens and the assassination of George Lincoln Rockwell in August 1967. Clark’s most recent article on Rockwell can be found in the Sept./Oct. 2013 issue of Arlington Magazine, online or […]

Video: Why We Read for Queens Library
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Video: Why We Read for Queens Library

Thank You To Everyone Who Helped video by Free4All Film At the end of Summer Reading 2013, the Friends of the Arlington Public Library donated over $3000 to the Queens Library Foundation to help replace materials destroyed by Huricane Sandy - $1 for each kid who completed Summer Reading. Our deepest thanks go to the Friends, and to all the […]

A Tale of Paws
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A Tale of Paws

Arlington Television Tells the Story of Paws-to-Read Learn how some furry friends started getting together with young readers on a regular basis and became the best listeners in Arlington. Paws-to-Read takes a break in August but new sessions will begin after Labor Day.

Video: Forrest Pritchard on Screen and at the Farmer's Market
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Video: Forrest Pritchard on Screen and at the Farmer’s Market

Arlington Farmers Markets and the Library  Help Grow Authors! Recorded at Central Library June 26, 2013, by Arlington TV.   Pritchard also visited the Westover Farmer’s Market last weekend, which takes place in front of the Westover Branch Library: Pritchard was joined by Westover’s Branch Manager, Shari Henry, who shared information about Westover’s Garden Project, […]

A Story About Living With Type 1 Diabetes
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A Story About Living With Type 1 Diabetes

Book Bubble: Clara Guevara and Glugar Sugar With Special Guests Dr. Otilia Neacsu, Lori Callahan and Nico Piro. You can read more stories about Clara’s life with type 1 diabetes on EscribeMarielaWrites.com.   Learn More About Type 1 Diabetes and Kids: KidsHeath.org: What is Type 1 diabetes? American Diabetes Association: Living with Diabetes, For Parents and […]

A Burmese Origin Fairytale
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A Burmese Origin Fairytale

Book Bubble: Pyusawhti and the Four Great Beasts With Special Guest Magdalena Serpa   If you enjoyed the story of Pyusawhti, check out these origin stories from around the world:   The Creation by James Weldon Johnson A poetic retelling of the Judeo-Christian creation story that also recognizes the modern African American oral storytelling tradition. […]