Teen

Mindstorm Robotics

Each Monday, students ages 9-14 can come learn to build and program a Lego Mindstorms EV3 robot. No previous robotics experience is necessary. Registration is not required, but space is limited to the first 15 attendees.

The robots to be built each session are:

Robot Arm - September 11 and October 16: A robotic arm that uses several motors to rotate left and right, move up and down, and open and close a claw. Puppy - September 18 and October 23: A robotic puppy that lets you know if it's hungry, happy, or...

Teen Coding Club

Whether you are new to coding or you are already familiar with one or more programming languages, come join our Teen Coding Club!

You can learn new coding skills to create games, websites, and other computer programs. We meet on the first and third Wednesday of the month, September to November. Bring your own laptop or borrow one of ours. You are welcome to arrive late or leave early. For teens in grades 7-12.

The Gospel According to Star Trek

What's Christian about Star Trek? Nothing. That's the way most people see it and that certainly seems to be the way the franchise is intended. There's no question that the Trek universe is based on a doggedly humanistic worldview and is set in a future time when religion has essentially vanished from Earth. If that's the case, how can there even be a gospel according to Star Trek? Kevin C. Neece, author of the Gospel According to Star Trek series, answers your questions and discusses how the continuing voyages of the Enterprise and her sister ships and space stations tell us more about...

TechLiNK @ House of Faith

Tour the TechLiNK and learn what the Arlington Public Library has to offer your family. We hope to see you there!

Request the TechLiNK vehicle for your Arlington community or event!

The Arlington Public Library gives priority to locations that target underserved populations and the proposed event should align with and support the mission and objectives of the Arlington Public Library. Library-sponsored instructors will be available to assist bus operations & teach...

TechLiNK @ Grace Palace Church

Request the TechLiNK vehicle for your Arlington community or event!

The Arlington Public Library gives priority to locations that target underserved populations and the proposed event should align with and support the mission and objectives of the Arlington Public Library. Library-sponsored instructors will be available to assist bus operations & teach classes.

Please email visit requests or inquiries to...

3-D Printing for Cosplay

The panelists for this panel are creators and innovators Charles Poynter, Sean Fields, Kevin Gossett and Robbie Fitch. They will be discussing how to use 3D printing to make costumes and props. They will reveal tips and tricks on creating props with a 3D printer to up your cosplay game, and they will also have some of their own for you to see!

"3-D Printing for Cosplay" will be taking place during the library's ArlingCon .

Behind the Curtains Cosplay

Expert cosplayers, including Marla Massey, Krystle Starr, and Stefany Torres are all regularly featured cosplay guests at major conventions and events. In this panel they are going to be shedding some ligth on the behind the scenes work of the business side of cosplay.

"Behind the Curtains Cosplay" will be taking place during the library's ArlingCon .

Vendor and Artist's Hall

With over 50 carefully selected vendors and artists from across Texas selling all manner of ephemera, books, art and pop culture goodies, Arlingcon's vendor and artist hall is a marketplace showcasing local art and merchandise. Attendees will discover unique items including jewelry, loose leaf tea, comics, flower crowns and more. Local authors, cosplayers, and other local groups will connect with fans at their booths.

The Vendor and Artist's Hall will be at ArlingCon at the University of Texas at Arlington's...

Game Room

What would a pop culture convention like ArlingCon be without games? In the San Jacinto, Neches and Padernales rooms on the second floor of the University Center at the University of Texas at Arlington we will be enjoying games supplied by Wild West Comics all day long. Feel free to come and go and play a game with your friends, or with a new pal you meet over the game board!

The Game Room will be taking place during ArlingCon at the University of Texas at Arlington...

Wild Stars Dancers

The Wild Stars are a cosplay dance group inspired by the Japanese anime Love Live Sunshine who love to share their dance talents with us all! They are at ArlingCon not only to perform, but also to instruct so come to their program with your dancing shoes on!

The Wild Stars Dancers will be performing and instructing during ArlingCon .

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