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Author Event: NPR's Tom Gjelten on "A Nation of Nations: A Great American Immigration Story"--Central
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Author Event: NPR’s Tom Gjelten on “A Nation of Nations: A Great American Immigration Story”–Central

When: December 10, 2015 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Arlington Central Library Auditorium, 1015 N Quincy St, Arlington,VA 22201, USA

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 [...]

Community Meeting: Ending Homelessness in Arlington--Central
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Community Meeting: Ending Homelessness in Arlington–Central

When: December 9, 2015 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Arlington Central Library Auditorium, 1015 N Quincy St, Arlington,VA 22201, USA

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.

Italian Conversation Class--Central
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Italian Conversation Class–Central

When: February 1, 2016 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Central Library, Second Floor Non-Profit Room, 1015 N Quincy St, Arlington,VA 22201, USA

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.      

Italian Conversation Class--Central
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Italian Conversation Class–Central

When: December 21, 2015 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Central Library, Second Floor , 1015 N Quincy St, Arlington,VA 22201, USA

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.      

Cybersecurity Program: "Two Steps Ahead"-Protect Your Digital Life--Central
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Cybersecurity Program: “Two Steps Ahead”-Protect Your Digital Life–Central

When: December 14, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Arlington Central Library Auditorium, 1015 N Quincy St, Arlington,VA 22201, USA

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.                    

Resume Review--Central
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Resume Review–Central

When: November 19, 2015 @ 6:45 pm – 8:15 pm
Where: Central Library, 1015 N Quincy St, Arlington,VA 22201, USA

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: koberg@arlingtonva.us. First-come, first-served. You will receive an email confirmation.  Appointments [...]

A Library Star Wars Celebration for All Ages--Central
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A Library Star Wars Celebration for All Ages–Central

When: November 21, 2015 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Central Library, 1015 N Quincy St, Arlington,VA 22201, USA

Star Wars crafts, games and refreshments  Team trivia contests at 2:10 p.m. and 2:45 p.m. Costume contest at 3:30 p.m. Members of the 501st Legion will be present. Help support their charity by bringing donations for Toys for Tots. And don’t miss Columbia Pike Branch Library’s screenings of the original Star Wars trilogy, beginning with [...]

Author Event: An Evening with Ric Edelman--Central
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Author Event: An Evening with Ric Edelman–Central

When: March 29, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Arlington Central Library Auditorium, 1015 N Quincy St, Arlington,VA 22201, USA

Spend an evening with Ric Edelman, the CEO and Chairman of one of the largest independent financial planning firms in the nation Ric has been three times ranked the #1 Independent Financial Advisor in the nation by Barron’s and also named one of the “Ten most influential figures” in the investment advisory field in 2012 [...]

Presentation: Mindfulness for Busy People
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Presentation: Mindfulness for Busy People

When: February 9, 2016 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Arlington Central Library Auditorium, 1015 N Quincy St, Arlington,VA 22201, USA

Receive clear, practical advice about how to find peace in a busy world By remembering this advice, we can learn how to be calm and positive even in difficult situations. American Buddhist nun Gen Kelsang Nyema has been the resident teacher at Vajrayogini Center since March 2015. Before that, she served as the Resident Teacher [...]

Author/History Event: "The Peace That Almost Was" by Mark Tooley--Central
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Author/History Event: “The Peace That Almost Was” by Mark Tooley–Central

When: November 16, 2015 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Arlington Central Library Auditorium, 1015 N Quincy St, Arlington,VA 22201, USA

Hear author Mark Tooley discuss his latest book, “The Peace That Almost Was: The Forgotten Story of the 1861 Washington Peace Conference and the Final Attempt to Avert the Civil War” In February 1861, many of America’s great statesmen—including a former president, dozens of current and former senators, Supreme Court justices, governors, and congressmen—came together [...]