Upcoming Programs

E.g., Apr 26, 2017
E.g., Apr 26, 2017

TechLiNK at JPS SE Medical Home

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 1:15pm to 3:15pm

The TechLiNK vehicle will be at JPS Southeast Medical Home on Tuesday afternoons to provide computer/internet access to patients as well as help navigating online medical information (databases)...

TechLiNK
TechLiNK @ JPS Medical Center
1050 W Arkansas Ln
Arlington, TX 76013
Teen, Adult, Senior
TechLiNK

Spanish Conversation Circle

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

This program is for non-native Spanish speakers who want to enhance their spoken Spanish skills and increase their confidence in using conversational Spanish. Join us weekly  on Tuesday's from 4-5 pm. Classes are free and no registration is required.

Mansfield Library Community Room
Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Adult, Senior

Virtual Reality Experience

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Have you ever experienced Virtual Reality before?

Come try out the brand new HTC Vive (the latest in VR technology). Everyone gets blown away by the Vive experience!  You should be next.

This program is intended for ages 10 to 18. The first eight at the door will get to...

Southeast Branch Library
900 SE Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76018
Tween, Teen

Mansfield Reads Family Game Night

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Bring the kids and spend a fun night learning how to play the ancient Indian game of Pallanguli! Families will make their own game boards, then be guided by library staff in how to play the game, similar to mancala. All materials will be provided. Registration is required. Please register once...

Mansfield Library Community Room
Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Tween, Teen, Adult, Senior

English Conversation Circle

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Practice speaking with other students and native English speakers to improve your conversation skills, or sit in and listen to conversations to enhance your understanding.

You may come at any time to as many sessions as you want and you can bring a friend. No registration necessary!...

Literacy House
Literacy House
101 E North St
Arlington, TX 76011-7528
Adult, Senior
Literacy / Tutoring

English Conversation Circle

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

This program is for non-native English speakers who want to enhance their spoken English skills and increase their confidence in using conversational English. Classes are free and no registration is required.

Mansfield Public Library Meeting Room
104 S. Wisteria St.
Mansfield, TX 76063
Adult, Senior
Literacy / Tutoring

English as a Second Language Classes

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Do you want to learn or improve your English? Arlington Reads can help!

Our small group classes are offered at all levels, whether you are just starting to learn the language or wanting to perfect your knowledge. These classes are offered on a semester basis, in the spring and fall....

Literacy House
Literacy House
101 E North St
Arlington, TX 76011-7528
Adult, Senior
Literacy / Tutoring

Toddler Time (18 months to 3 years)

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 10:15am to 10:45am

Toddler Time taps into the boundless energy of a two-year-old to get your child excited about books and reading! This storytime engages children with short stories, finger plays, action rhymes, and songs. Toddlers will learn sounds, letter recognition, and new words that will help them grow...

Lake Arlington Branch Library
4000 W Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76016
Child
Storytime

Preschool Storytime (3-5 years)

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Your pre-readers will improve literacy skills that they need for their upcoming kindergarten year.  This storytime features longer books accompanied by a variety of activities, including puppetry, dramatics, simple crafts, and flannel boards.

This is a 30-minute program.

Southeast Branch Library
900 SE Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76018
Child
Storytime

Preschool Storytime (3-5 years)

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Your pre-readers will improve literacy skills that they need for their upcoming kindergarten year.  This storytime features longer books accompanied by a variety of activities, including puppetry, dramatics, simple crafts, and flannel boards.

This is a 30-minute program.

Woodland West Branch Library Public Area
Woodland West Branch Library
2837 W Park Row
Arlington, TX 76013
Child
Storytime

Listeners Story Time

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Who: Children 3-6 years old with a caregiver

What: 30-45 minutes of books, songs, sign language, rhymes, and crafts.

Why: Fosters emergent literacy, reinforces group listening skills and creativity and allows children to interact with others and have fun.

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Mansfield Library Community Room
Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Child

Bouncing Babies (Birth-18 months)

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 11:15am to 12:00pm

Bouncing Babies focuses on developing your baby’s pre-literacy skills. This lapsit storytime introduces a love for books through song, movement, rhythm, and rhyme. The program will help improve motor, sensory, and social skills, and includes parachute play and a playtime following the program...

Lake Arlington Branch Library
4000 W Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76016
Child
Storytime

Family Place Playtime

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Come in for open playtime in our new Family Place Library area. Bring your young children to play with others while building skill through play. Parents are required to remain with children at all times. 

Mansfield Library Community Room
Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Child

Graphic Endeavors

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Graphic novels have exploded in popularity in the last two decades. Some of this is thanks to cinematic adaptations of popular characters. However, graphic novels aren't all superheroes and crime fighters. Join us for an exploration of acclaimed, award-winning non-fiction and biographical...

Literacy House
Literacy House
101 E North St
Arlington, TX 76011-7528
Adult

Hands-On Learning: Online Genealogy Resources

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm

MAKING THE MOST OF…

Offered every second Wednesday from 3 to 4:30 p.m. outside the Lake Arlington Branch Library, this series of classes focuses on APL...

TechLiNK
Southeast Branch Library
900 SE Green Oaks Blvd.
Arlington, TX 76018
Adult, Senior

Art: Outside the Box

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Come explore and create art using poetry, painting, crafting, and much more! What will you create?

Open to all teens! Bring your friends and have a blast creating art.

Lake Arlington Branch Library
4000 W Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76016
Tween, Teen

Sphero & the Spectrum

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

This program is designed for teens (ages 12-19) on the austism spectrum to interact and play with our new Sphero robots. Sphero robots have been used to great effect with teens on the spectrum (http://bit.ly/1XpdCRx & http...

Southeast Branch Library
900 SE Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76018
Teen

Texas Travel

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Get out and explore our state! Learn about day trips around north Texas from Michelle Ames, travel writer and blogger. Her blog, Having Fun in the Texas Sun, is updated regularly with fun posts about places all...

Southwest Branch Library
3311 SW Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76017
Adult, Senior

English Conversation Circle @ Southeast Branch Library

Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us for an interactive hour of English speaking in a supportive, relaxed environment. Practice speaking with other students and native English speakers to improve your conversation skills. You may come at any time and feel free to bring a friend or family member. Conversation Circles...

Southeast Branch Library
900 SE Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76018
Adult, Senior

High School Equivalency Test Prep Classes

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Are you hoping to get a better job or go to college, but you never got a diploma? Arlington Reads can help you achieve you dreams.

Our high school equivalency test prep classes can refresh information that may be a little fuzzy and will prepare you to take the exams so you can start...

Literacy House
Literacy House
101 E North St
Arlington, TX 76011-7528
Adult, Senior
Literacy / Tutoring