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  1. Jul
    7
    Tuesday: Jul 7 (all day)

    During repair work at Cherrydale Branch Library this week, please use the upper level entrance accessible from the parking lot.

    Thank you for your patience and understanding. Central Library is also open with easy access.

    Categories:
    Announcements
    Tags: @ Cherrydale
  2. Jul
    7
    Tuesday: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

    An informal book group that meets the first Tuesday of each month

     

    The July featured title will be Death Comes to Pemberley” by P.D. James.

    The August featured title will be “The Garden of Evening Mists: A Novel” by Tan Twan Eng.

    Categories: Book Clubs
  3. Jul
    7
    Tuesday: 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

    Explore your talent through reading with Uncle Ty-Rone, the Kid’s Comedian!

    Our Summer Reading performances are recommended for children entering kindergarten through 5th grade. All programs are FREE! However, we may have limited capacity in our programming spaces due to fire codes. Attendance is first come, first served. Reservations will not be accepted in any form. 

  4. Jul
    7
    Tuesday: 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

    Let’s explore insects and animals in the garden

    Call 703-228-5260 or stop by the branch to register.

     

     

  5. Jul
    7
    Tuesday: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

    Children grades K – 5 are invited to read to therapy dogs.

    Each “Paws to Read” child is given a 15-minute session where they will be paired with a canine listener. Volunteers (both owners and dogs) are part of PAL (People. Animals. Love.), an animal therapy organization. All participating dogs are trained and certified.

    Studies have shown that reading to a dog (or other non-judgmental audience) can help improve a child’s reading level and increase their enjoyment of reading.

    Please register for a slot online, at the branch or by calling 703-228-5710.

    Se invita estudiantes de K- 5º a leer a perros de terapia. Estudiantes interesados pueden reservar su sesión de 15 minutos en el mostrador de información o por teléfono.

    For safety, Library programs for kids are canceled when Arlington Public Schools are closed because of inclement weather.

  6. Jul
    7
    Tuesday: 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

    A 90-minute session that will cover the history of belly dancing and then teach the “shimmy and shake”

    No experience necessary.

    Part of Summer Reading 2015 for Adults.

  7. Jul
    7
    Tuesday: 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm

    Explore your talent through reading with Uncle Ty-Rone, the Kid’s Comedian!

    Our Summer Reading performances are recommended for children entering kindergarten through 5th grade. All programs are FREE! However, we may have limited capacity in our programming spaces due to fire codes. Attendance is first come, first served. Reservations will not be accepted in any form. 

  8. Jul
    7
    Tuesday: 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

    Basic yoga practice with Sun Moon Yoga

    The focus is on the breath-movement connection. For teens and adults.

    Free but registration required for an introductory session on:

    July 7

    July 14

    July 21

    July 28

  9. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: Jul 8 (all day)

    During repair work at Cherrydale Branch Library this week, please use the upper level entrance accessible from the parking lot.

    Thank you for your patience and understanding. Central Library is also open with easy access.

    Categories:
    Announcements
    Tags: @ Cherrydale
  10. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: 10:00 am – 10:30 am

    For ages up to 12 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.

  11. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: 10:00 am – 11:00 am

    Tech Tutoring

    Need help getting your computer’s software to work?  Want to download a book or magazine from the Library’s eCollection? Interested in finally uploading all the photos on your smartphone?

    Sign up for a 30-minute one-on-one Library tech assistance appointment.

    Sundays, 7–8:30 p.m. at Central Library

    Tuesdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. at Central Library

    Wednesdays, 10-11 a.m. at Central library

    Thursdays, 1-3 p.m. at Central Library

    Saturdays, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Central Library

    Register for a 30-minute slot.

    Also: Mondays, 5:45–8:45 p.m. at Columbia Pike Branch Library, 703-228-5710.

    Also: Wednesdays and Thursdays, 5 – 8 p.m. at Cherrydale Branch Library, 703-228-6330

    Tags: @ Central
  12. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: 10:30 am – 11:00 am

    For ages up to 5 years. 

    No registration required. First come, first served until capacity is reached. Please check in at Youth Services desk.

    Call 703-228-5946 for more information.

    For safety, all Library programs for children are canceled on days when Arlington Public Schools are closed due to bad weather.

    Categories: Kids Preschool
    Tags: @ Central
  13. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: 10:30 am – 11:00 am

    Summer Stories for all ages.

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

    Tags: @ Westover
  14. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

    A comfortable place for non-native speakers to practice English.

    No registration necessary.

    We offer four English conversation classes at Central Library, one at the Aurora Hills Branch Library and one at the Columbia Pike Branch Library – view hours and locations.

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

     

    Tags: @ Central
  15. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

    A Summer Reading Screening for Teens

    An action/mystery. From IMDB: “Thomas is deposited in a community of boys after his memory is erased, soon learning they’re all trapped in a maze that will require him to join forces with fellow “runners” for a shot at escape.” Rated PG-13, 113 minutes. Directed by Wes Ball and starring Dylan O’Brien and Kaya Scodelario.

  16. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

    Watch and participate in incredible feats of super human ability displayed by Dean Alan, Wizard of Reading!

    Our Summer Reading performances are recommended for children entering kindergarten through 5th grade. All programs are FREE! However, we may have limited capacity in our programming spaces due to fire codes. Attendance is first come, first served. Reservations will not be accepted in any form. 

    Tags: @ Westover
  17. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

    Borrow gardening tools at Central Library

    A free lending program for Arlington residents only.

    Also seeking gently used tools as donations and volunteers for the program.

    Categories: Garden
    Tags: @ Central
  18. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

    Having difficulty with a computer program or just need some help figuring out how to do something on your computer?

    Sign up for one-on-one staff tutoring sessions at the Cherrydale Branch LibraryWednesday and Thursday, 5 -8 p.m.

    For more information, call 703-228-6330.

    Sessions also available during the week at Central Library and Columbia Pike.

     

     

    Tags: @ Cherrydale
  19. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

    Children grades K – 5 are invited to read to therapy dogs.

    Each “Paws to Read” child is given a 15-minute session where they will be paired with a canine listener. Volunteers (both owners and dogs) are part of PAL (People. Animals. Love.), an animal therapy organization. All participating dogs are trained and certified.

    Studies have shown that reading to a dog (or other non-judgmental audience) can help improve a child’s reading level and increase their enjoyment of reading.

    Please register for a slot online, at the branch or by calling 703-228-6545.

    Categories: Kids Paws-to-Read
  20. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

    All ages. No registration required.

    First come, first served until capacity is reached.

    Call 703-228-5946 for more information.

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

    Tags: @ Glencarlyn
  21. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

    Columbia Pike Branch Library Presents Movies About Vacation

    Films screen on Wednesday evenings in July at 6:30 p.m.

    July 8: “The Way Way Back” [2013], Rated PG-13

    July 22: “Moonrise Kingdom” [2012], Rated PG-13

    The series also includes screenings on Thursday afternoons.

  22. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

    Practice speaking Chinese while discussing a variety of subjects.

    Sessions are led by native Chinese speakers.

    No registration is required.

     

    Tags: @ Central
  23. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    Ever been told you should try comedy but don’t know where to start?

    Library manager/comedian Kerby Valladares is hosting a series of four workshops to give newcomers a taste of life behind the microphone. You’ll learn how to shape your act, meet some local comics, get a feel for the area comedy scene and find out how to play to the audience.

    Each workshop will be held at the Azalea Conference Room (First Floor) adjacent to Arlington’s Plaza Library at 2100 Clarendon Blvd.  At the end of the series, the participants will get to get up on stage and showcase their material at nearby Bayou Bakery.

    Register now for four classes on Wednesdays in July.

    Tags: @ Plaza
  24. Jul
    8
    Wednesday: 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

    Join the “Knit & Purl” Gathering

    All skill levels are welcome.

    Bring your own supplies, but we’ll also have a few needles and some yarn on hand.

    Meets every Wednesday 

     

     

    Categories: Crafting
  25. Jul
    9
    Thursday: Jul 9 (all day)

    During repair work at Cherrydale Branch Library this week, please use the upper level entrance accessible from the parking lot.

    Thank you for your patience and understanding. Central Library is also open with easy access.

    Categories:
    Announcements
    Tags: @ Cherrydale
  26. Jul
    9
    Thursday: 10:15 am – 10:45 am

    For ages through 24 months.

    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.

  27. Jul
    9
    Thursday: 10:30 am – 11:00 am

    For ages up to 5 years.

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

    Call 703-228-6330 for more information.

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

    Categories: Kids Preschool
    Tags: @ Cherrydale
  28. Jul
    9
    Thursday: 10:30 am – 11:30 am

    For ages up to 5 years. No registration required.

    First come, first served until capacity is reached.

    Call 703-228-6545 for more information.

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

    Categories: Kids Preschool
  29. Jul
    9
    Thursday: 10:45 am – 11:15 am

    Stories for All Ages

    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.

  30. Jul
    9
    Thursday: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

    Tech Tutoring

    Need help getting your computer’s software to work?  Want to download a book or magazine from the Library’s eCollection? Interested in finally uploading all the photos on your smartphone?

    Sign up for a 30-minute one-on-one Library tech assistance appointment.

    Sundays, 7–8:30 p.m. at Central Library

    Tuesdays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. at Central Library

    Wednesdays, 10-11 a.m. at Central library

    Thursdays, 1-3 p.m. at Central Library

    Saturdays, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Central Library

    Register for a 30-minute slot.

    Also: Mondays, 5:45–8:45 p.m. at Columbia Pike Branch Library, 703-228-5710.

    Also: Wednesdays and Thursdays, 5 – 8 p.m. at Cherrydale Branch Library, 703-228-6330

    Tags: @ Central