For all ages Laughter is non-political, non-religious, non-judgmental and non-competitive. Laughter Yoga brings laughter, for no reason, to anyone who is willing to laugh and is of any fitness or mobility level. A volunteer instructor will lead 45-minutes of laughter exercises involving breathing, clapping and movement; and give a 15-minute overview about laughter yoga and its benefits, [...]
Author Event: NPR’s Tom Gjelten on “A Nation of Nations: A Great American Immigration Story”–Central
A conversation with the NPR correspondent about America’s great heritage of immigration Author and NPR correspondent Tom Gjelten discusses his latest book, “A Nation of Nations: A Great American Immigration Story.” Join the conversation about this book that describes the dramatic and compelling story of the transformation of America during the last fifty years, told through [...]
‘Tis the Season for a Party Kids, teens and families are invited to join us at Central Library for our fifth annual Winter Open House! We’ll have snacks in the Rabbit Hole, and crafts for kids and teens. And no matter when you attend, you’ll be able to catch winter storytimes presented by some of [...]
A community discussion Hundreds of Arlingtonians are homeless at any given time. These are families and single adults in our community. We all have the power to change this. Come and add your voice to the dialogue about ending homelessness in our community. Presented in partnership with the Department of Human Services, Arlington County.
A comfortable place for non-native speakers to practice Italian. On Mondays at Central Library on the second floor. All levels welcome. No registration necessary.
A comfortable place for non-native speakers to practice Italian. On Mondays at Central Library on the second floor. All levels welcome. No registration necessary. No class on Dec. 28, 2015.
An event to educate businesses and consumers about improving security through lessons learned and best practices Presented in partnership with the National Cyber Security Alliance. Registration required.
Edna Greene Medford of Howard University lectures on the 150th anniversary of the 13th Amendment The Constitutional amendment abolishing slavery was ratified by the United States on December 6, 1865. Presented in partnership with the Arlington County Civil War Sesquicentennial Committee.
Spend an evening hearing the hard-earned wisdom of Virginia author/organic farmer Forrest Pritchard. “Growing Tomorrow” is a beautiful, photo- and story-driven showcase of America’s pioneering eco-friendly farmers. Forrest Pritchard is a professional farmer, writer and public speaker. His Smith Meadows, in Berryville, Virginia, has sold at leading farmers’ markets in Washington D.C. for 15 years, including markets [...]
Have your resume reviewed by a professional career counselor/library volunteer for free. Get free, one-to-one feedback from a professional career counselor/library volunteer! By appointment only; half-hour slots available: 6:45 p.m., 7:15 p.m., 7:45 p.m. To reserve a time, email your preference and your resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org. First-come, first-served. You will receive an email confirmation. Appointments [...]