Library accounts, catalog and some databases may be temporarily unavailable during Wednesday, Aug. 19 while system upgrades are installed. Thank you for your patience and understanding.
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The second floor of Columbia Pike Branch Library will be closed through Sunday, Aug. 16 because of recarpeting. Access to public computers in the branch will be limited. Non-fiction books for adults and small meeting rooms will be unavailable. Movie screenings will not take place during the week. All other Library locations will be available […]
The Aug. 6 showing of “Empire Records” outside at Central Library is canceled due to rain in the forecast. The next scheduled outdoor film screening at Central is set for Thursday, Aug. 13, with the 2013 adaptation of “The Great Gatsby.”
A timeline of the rich history of the Hall’s Hill Volunteer Fire Department, for decades during segregation the only Arlington, Va. station staffed by African Americans 1898 – First firefighting company in future Arlington County formed in Cherrydale by volunteers. Other volunteer firefighting companies to follow will include Ballston in 1908 and Clarendon in 1909. […]
As part of Summer Reading 2015 for Adults, Arlington Public Library presents an outdoor film screening of “Empire Records” on Aug. 6 and the most recent version of “The Great Gatsby” on Aug. 13 on the field facing the Washington Boulevard side of Central Library.