Upcoming Programs

E.g., Feb 7, 2016
E.g., Feb 7, 2016

Read Aloud Hour

Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Read Aloud Hour is what it sounds like-an hour of enjoying the communal experience of being read aloud to. We all love stories! Short, long, funny, sad. Stories are meant to be shared, so we invite your family to spend an hour at the library on Sunday afternoons listening to a story unfold....

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

Basic Computer Class

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:00am

This class covers basic computer skills. No prior computer experience necessary. No signup or library card required. The library will have Chromebooks available to use, or attendees are welcome to bring their own laptop, tablet, or handheld device.

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

East Arlington AARP Tax-Aide Assistance

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

AARP Tax-Aide is a free, confidential service which prepares tax returns and answers tax questions. AARP Tax-Aide volunteers will be at the East Arlington Branch from February 1, 2016, until April 15, 2016, to help low and middle-income taxpayers (with special...

The Gene and Jerry Jones Arlington Youth Foundation's Youth Technology Center
East Arlington Branch Library
1624 New York Ave
Arlington, TX 76010-4724
Adult, Senior
Taxes

Toddler Time (18 months to 3 years)

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 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...

Northeast Branch Library
1905 Brown Blvd
Arlington, TX 76006
Child
Storytime

Wee Read (3 to 4 years)

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Wee Reads is a bilingual storytime that focuses on parent-child interaction. This program uses a wide variety of activities designed to help preschoolers with language acquisition and pre-literacy skills, all while being fun and engaging. Wee Reads provides parents with information and...

East Arlington Children's Area
East Arlington Branch Library
1624 New York Ave
Arlington, TX 76010-4724
Child
Storytime

Drop-in eBooks Help

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Having trouble getting library eBooks or downloadable audiobooks to work for you or just need help getting started? Drop in for troubleshooting assistance! Bring your problems and questions—we'll do our best to get you up and running!

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

Bouncing Babies (Birth-18 months)

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 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...

Northeast Branch Library
1905 Brown Blvd
Arlington, TX 76006
Child
Storytime

Book Babies

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 12:00pm to 12:45pm

Just for you and the baby! Come laugh, dance, sing and explore with your child in your arms as they work on developing skills such as lifting their head towards sound and movement, visually following a moving object, supporting weight, reaching and grabbing objects and enhancing muscle...

Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce
900 Conover Dr
Grand Prairie, TX 75051
Child

Family Game Time

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Family Game Time…fun for the whole family. Stop by the library, play some games, and make new friends. Scrabble, Uno, Memory, Dominos, Chess, Quickcups, Candy Land, and Jenga are just a few of the games that you and your family can enjoy playing. No registration required. Family Game Time is a...

Mansfield Library Community Room
Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Child, Tween, Teen, Adult, Senior
Arts & Culture

Manga Mondays

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Manga Mondays is a new weekly program where teens will have the opportunity to discuss all that's going in otaku culture! From writing weekly recaps to new anime episodes or manga chapters, hosting a guest or two on how to draw manga style, or just sharing different views on what they like...

The Gene and Jerry Jones Arlington Youth Foundation's Youth Technology Center
East Arlington Branch Library
1624 New York Ave
Arlington, TX 76010-4724
Tween, Teen

Chess Club

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Spend an afternoon of great fun and learn some strategies at chess club. Whether you’re brushing up on your skills or learning for the first time, this is the club for YOU!

No registration is needed, just drop in!       

For ages 7 - 14.

Southwest Branch Library
3311 SW Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76017
Tween, Teen
Arts & Culture

Reading Corps

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

For parents interested in registering their child or who would like more information, please call 817-460-2727 or email ...

Southeast Branch Library
900 SE Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76018
Child
Literacy / Tutoring

TechLiNK @ Workforce Solutions for Tarrant County

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:00am to 11:00am

The TechLiNK vehicle will be at the Arlington Workforce Center to provide open computing sessions and computer classes for WSTC clients, and assist them in employment-search related activities. No library card required! For...

TechLiNK
TechLiNK
140 W. Mitchell St.
Arlington, TX 76010
Adult

Lake Arlington AARP Tax-Aide Assistance

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 10:00am to 3:30pm

AARP Tax-Aide is a free, confidential service which prepares tax returns and answers tax questions. AARP Tax-Aide volunteers will be at the Lake Arlington Branch from February 2, 2016, until April 12, 2016, to help low and middle-income taxpayers (with special...

Lake Arlington Branch Library
4000 W Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76016
Adult, Senior
Taxes

Career Advancement Program

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 10:00am to 11:15am

Registration for the program is required and will be opened two weeks before the start of class. 

Registering for one class does NOT automatically get you signed up for all three. Please use separate registration forms for the classes you would like to attend.

...

Family Learning Lab
East Arlington Branch Library
1624 New York Ave
Arlington, TX 76010-4724
Adult, Senior
College & Careers

Toddler Time (18 months to 3 years)

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 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...

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

Story Time for Tots (18 months to 3 years old)

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 10:30am to 11:00am

Who: Toddlers 18 months to 3 years old with a caregiver.

What: 30 minutes of books, songs, finger-plays, and rhymes

Why: Introduces toddlers and parents to developmentally appropriate literature and related activities. Introduces group listening skills and provides...

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

Homeschool Robotics: Beginners

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 10:30am to 12:00pm

Registration will open two weeks before the first class.

Learn how to build and program robots using Lego Mindstorm EV3's.  This is a great beginner course that encourages teamwork, creativity, engineering, and critical thinking skills. This is a semester long program intended for...

The Gene and Jerry Jones Arlington Youth Foundation's Youth Technology Center
East Arlington Branch Library
1624 New York Ave
Arlington, TX 76010-4724
Tween, Teen

Preschool Storytime (3-5 years)

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 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.

Northeast Branch Library
1905 Brown Blvd
Arlington, TX 76006
Child
Storytime

Preschool Storytime (3-5 years)

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 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.

Southwest Branch Library
3311 SW Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76017
Child
Storytime

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