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Technology Show and Tell

Come check out the library's gizmos and gadgets at this come and go event! Did you know the library has 3-D printers, Mindstorm Robots, Virtual Reality, Sphero robots, Snap circuits, new STEM kits and more?! Explore the technology and learn about our fall tech programs!

Technology lovers of all ages are welcome!

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North Texas Giving Day

North Texas Giving Day is an annual online giving event, coordinated by the Communities Foundation of Texas, to encourage North Texans to make charitable contributions to the nonprofit organizations of their choice. All contributions made from 6 a.m. -midnight that day are matched, in part, by the Communities Foundation. Join us at the Levitt as we celebrate North Texas Giving Day in Arlington!

Arlington Rocks

Join us for rock painting fun! Design and paint rocks with your friends. We will provide paint-friendly rocks and rock-friendly paint. You bring your imagination! Feel free to bring your favorite designs, painting tips and ideas for hiding rocks in the community.

Come back later in the week for paint touch ups and the final sealant.

After you hide your rocks, share on the Arlington Rocks- Texas Official Facebook Group !

Design.Code.Market

Are you:

Ready for your first business website but don’t know how to get started? Needing a beautiful, functional online portfolio? Interested in a new challenge?

We encourage all small business owners or managers who need to learn the skills of managing a web page.

Design.Code.Market is a FREE program for those who want to design and code their first website in easy-to-understand steps.

Participants will attend two-hour sessions once a week for 5 weeks.

Learn CSS, HTML, JavaScript, and Bootstrap in order to develop and...

NaNoWriMo - Creative Space

Have you always wanted to write a novel? National Novel Writing Month is the perfect time to get into the practice of writing every day. Join a network of others who have committed to writing 50,000 words the month of November. We will have the perfect creative space for you to write, network and meet with others Wednesday evenings at Woodland West. So bring your favorite writing supplies - laptop or paper and pen and join us for a casual night of writing.

Quiet writing space will be in the meeting room; those who want to network and story...

Memoir Writing Workshop

Join other aspiring writers for an inspiring mini memoir writing workshop!

We'll start by examining some tried and true memoir writing advice (such as narrowing your focus, putting your readers in your shoes, borrowing techniques from fiction writing, creating an emotional journey, etc).

Then we'll spend some time writing from memory prompts and sharing excerpts with the group for feedback (if willing!)

We'll conclude by learning how to use the structure and encouragement built into November's National Novel Writing Month (...

Maker Nights: Painting Party

At Maker Nights, you will find a new hobby, make a craft, or learn a new skill to take home with you. At this Maker Night session, we will be making art! Enjoy a relaxed evening of painting with guided instruction. Each participant will work with an individual canvas and follow along with the instructor to create a simple, beautiful painting.

Registration is required for this program. For adults, 18+.

This program is part of the Maker Nights series for adults. Every session of this program series will introduce a different hobby/skill. If required,...

A spooky evening with Rachel Caine

Spend a spooky evening with author, Rachel Caine, as she discusses her latest book Stillhouse Lake. Rachel Caine is the New York Times, USA Today, and #1 internationally bestselling author of more than 45 novels to date. A small reception will be held before a reading of the book, with Q&A after.

About Stillhouse Lake :

Gina Royal is the definition of average—a shy Midwestern housewife with a happy marriage and two adorable children. But when a car accident reveals her husband’s secret life as a serial killer,...

Water Efficiency at Home

A water-efficient home helps you minimize your water use, harness water for reuse, conserve energy, and save money. Come to our free program and hear from the City of Arlington's water department about how you can use water wisely.

Save for a Rainy Day! Make a Water Barrel

Does your rain just run off? Divert it, save it, use it!! Come learn the basics and benefits of rainwater harvesting and the effects stormwater has on the environment. Participants will learn how to collect and utilize rainwater at home and have the opportunity to construct their very own 55 gallon rain barrel. This class is hands on “DIY” and each participant can take home a barrel(s) at $50 dollars each. Register online and pay at the door .

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