Rediscover History: Women's Work
June 4, 2019
Two years in the making, Arlington Public Library presents the stories of women trailblazers and their far-reaching impact on politics, education, business, social activism and public libraries.
2019 Summer Reading Challenge
June 3, 2019
Arlington Public Library, in partnership with the Washington Nationals and the Friends of the Arlington Public Library, have put together an exciting summer lineup for all ages, including fun events and hands-on activities, a reading challenge for everyone and exciting prizes.
Arlington Public Library Announces Health Week
May 20, 2019
During the last week of May, the Library in partnership with the Department of Human Services and local and national health-service providers will host a series of events, conversations and presentations to support a healthier Arlington.
The Shop invites Arlingtonians to create.
Apr. 23, 2019
Arlington Public Library opens the doors to The Shop, a new, free Maker space in Arlington, which offers weekly classes, one-on-one tutoring and open lab time for beginning and advanced Makers.
Press Release Archive
Central Library Receives Major Upgrades (10-21-2017)
New Digital Collection to Celebrate Arlington Women and their Achievements (10-20-2017)
Lawrence Block - Grand Master of Noir (9-19-2017)
Take a Stand for Books (9-6-2017)
VACo Honors Arlington’s Pioneering Energy Lending Library Program (8-2-2017)
Crystal City Pop-up Branch Library to Stay Open Into 2018 (7-27-2017)
New App Puts Library at Your Fingertips (4-18-2017)
Why Fiction Matters: Two Pulitzer-Prize Winning Authors on the Truth-Telling Power of Literature (3-28-2017)
Arlington Public Library features exhibition "No Home To Go To” (2-13-2017)
Arlington Public Library Launches Project DAPS (2-2-2017 )
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Urban Libraries Council – Top Innovator Award
The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments – Climate and Energy Leadership Award
Virginia Association of Counties – Achievement Award
2015 – Silver-level Bicycle Friendly Business Award
2012 – Sustainable Libraries Award
Outstanding Public Program Award
Outstanding Achievement in Local Government Innovation Award