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Agenda

  1. Jul
    31
    Thu
    1. Drop-In Storytime: Summer Stories for All Ages–Cherrydale
      10:30 am – 11:00 am

      Summer Stories for all ages.

      No registration required. First-come, first-served until capacity is reached.

    2. Drop-In Storytime: Summer Stories for All Ages–Shirlington
      10:30 am – 11:00 am

      Summer Stories for all ages.

      No registration required. First-come, first-served until capacity is reached.

    3. Drop-in Storytime: Under Twos–Aurora Hills
      10:30 am – 11:00 am

      For ages up to 2 years.

      No registration required. First come, first served until capacity is reached.

      Call 703-228-5715 for more information.

      For safety, Library children’s programs are canceled when Arlington Public Schools are closed for inclement weather.

    4. Drop-In Storytime: Over Twos–Aurora Hills
      11:15 am – 11:45 am

      For ages 25 months to 5 years.

      No registration required. First come, first served seating until capacity is reached.

      For safety, Library children’s programs are canceled when Arlington Public Schools are closed for inclement weather.

    5. Drop-In Storytime: Summer Stories for All Ages–Shirlington
      11:15 am – 11:45 am

      Summer Stories for all ages.

      No registration required. First-come, first-served until capacity is reached.

    6. Films: Movies that Rock–Columbia Pike
      3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

      The Columbia Pike Movie Matinees in July Turn Up the Volume

       

      July 3 – “Pirate Radio[2009]. Rated R, 117 minutes.

      July 10 – “Taking Woodstock [2009]. Rated R, 120 minutes.

      July 17 – “Almost Famous” [2000]. Rated R, 122 minutes.

      July 24 – “Once” [2006]. Rated R, 86 minutes.

      July 31 – “Music and Lyrics” [2007]. Rated PG-13, 96 minutes.

    7. Individualize Your T-Shirt: Summer Reading for Teens 2014–Central
      4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

      Bring a t-shirt and transform it into wearable art. The paints will be provided.

      All teen Summer Reading events are free and open to young people entering 6th through 12th grades, unless otherwise indicated.

    8. Kids Yoga with Cathy Burke: Summer Reading 2014–Aurora Hills
      4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

      Wear clothes you can move and stretch in when you join Cathy Burke to practice some yoga.

      All programs are free however capacity may be limited in programming spaces due to fire code. Attendance is first-come, first-served.

    9. English Conversation Class-Central
      7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

      An opportunity for non-native speakers to practice English in a small setting.

      For more information, call Ingrid Kauffman at 703-228-5996.

    10. Spanish Conversation Class–Central
      7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

      An opportunity for non-native speakers to practice Spanish in a small setting.

      For more information, call Ingrid Kauffman at 703-228-5996.

    11. Late Night Recess for 20s and 30s–Central
      9:00 pm – 11:00 pm

      Lit Up Presents…

      Late Night Recess WP event banner

      Bring your friends and your inner child for a night of Sardines, Twister, Nerf Tag and Capture the Flag!

      Comfortable play clothes and closed-toe shoes are highly recommended.

      Delicious homemade cookies and milk will be provided by Noshy.

       

      Join the WAITLIST (registration is currently full).

       

      • The first 50 people to register will receive a special prize.
      • *By registering, you agree to hold the Arlington Public Library and staff harmless in the event of injury or destruction of personal property.

      Then continue the fun at O’Sullivan’s Irish Pub in Clarendon, where ticket holders will get a free appetizer with a minimum $10 purchase.
      Limit one per person, and one per check. Discount available to Late Night Recess ticket holders from July 31 – Aug. 10, 2014.

       

      Learn more about Lit Up programs at the Arlington Public Library.

       

  2. Aug
    1
    Fri
    1. Drop-in Storytime: Baby Steps–Westover
      10:30 am – 11:30 am

      For ages 1 year and under.

      No registration required. First come, first served until capacity is reached.

      For safety, Library children’s programs are canceled when Arlington Public Schools are closed for inclement weather.

    2. Drop-In Storytime: Shake Your Tales for All Ages–Central
      10:30 am – 11:00 am

      Fun for all.

      No registration required. First-come, first-served until capacity is reached.

    3. Drop-in Storytime: Wobbly Walkers–Westover
      10:30 am – 11:00 am

      For ages 13-24 months.

      No registration required. First come, first served until capacity is reached.

      For safety, Library children’s programs are canceled when Arlington Public Schools are closed for inclement weather.

    4. Abingdon Elementary School Orchestra Concert–Shirlington
      6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

      An outdoor concert on the plaza

      Grab a cool drink and hear Abingdon Elementary School students in a summertime setting.

  3. Aug
    2
    Sat
    1. English Conversation Class-Central
      10:00 am – 11:00 am

      An opportunity for non-native speakers to practice English in a small setting.

      For more information, call Ingrid Kauffman at 703-228-5996.

    2. Drop-In Storytime: Summer Stories for All Ages–Columbia Pike
      10:30 am – 11:00 am

      Summer Stories for all ages.

      No registration required. First-come, first-served until capacity is reached.

    3. English Language Conversation Class–Columbia Pike
      10:30 am – 11:30 am

      Conversation practice for non-native speakers of English.

      Sessions are free and you may drop in as frequently as you like.  No registration required.  All levels encouraged to participate.   Our purpose is to give people who are learning English a chance to practice speaking English.  The meetings will be very informal and fun.

      More information on English Conversation Classes at the Library.

       

       

       

    4. Discussion: Saturday Stock Talks–Central
      11:30 am – 1:00 pm

      Get together with others who have an interest in investments and the stock market. Exchange ideas, network. Occasional guest speakers invited. No registration required.

      Meet in the Second Floor Meeting Room at Central, through June 28, 2014.

  4. Aug
    3
    Sun
    1. Arabic Conversation Class–Central
      1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

      Practice your Arabic with new friends and neighbors.

      All levels are welcome, but participants should have some knowledge of the language. Come for a session and see if it works for you.

    2. Sunday Job-seeker Lab–Columbia Pike
      5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

      A weekly lab to make hunting for jobs easier.

      Participants receive:

      • Three-hour uninterrupted computer reservations 
      • Free job-related printing
      • Extra staff /volunteers ready to help with resources and online applications.

      Drop-ins  welcome.

      Take advantage of a selection of job-related books, local job skills course catalogs and local employment center brochures.

  5. Aug
    4
    Mon
    1. Drop-In Storytime: Summer Stories for All Ages–Shirlington
      10:30 am – 11:00 am

      Summer Stories for all ages.

      No registration required. First-come, first-served until capacity is reached.

    2. Drop-in Storytime: Under Twos–Glencarlyn
      10:30 am – 11:00 am

      For ages up to 2 years.

      No registration required. First come, first served until capacity is reached.

      Call 703-228-5715 for more information.

      For safety, Library children’s programs are canceled when Arlington Public Schools are closed for inclement weather.

    3. Drop-In Storytime: Summer Stories for All Ages–Shirlington
      11:15 am – 11:45 am

      Summer Stories for all ages.

      No registration required. First-come, first-served until capacity is reached.

    4. English Conversation Class–Central
      3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

      Non-native speakers practice English, in a small group setting.

      For more information, call Ingrid Kauffman at 703-228-5996.

      Please note that this class will meet on Mondays at 3 p.m. beginning Oct. 15.

       

      Learn more about Language Conversation Classes at the Library.