Upcoming Programs

E.g., Jan 20, 2018
E.g., Jan 20, 2018

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

Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am

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

When: Tuesdays and Saturdays at 10:30am 

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

Why: Introduces toddlers and parents to developmentally appropriate literature and related activities....

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

Saturday Storytime at River Legacy Science Center

Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 11:00am to 11:45am

On the third Saturday of each month, the Arlington Public Library and the River Legacy Living Science Center come together to present a fun, nature-themed program. Bring the family to enjoy seasonal stories, songs, a craft, and possibly see a critter. Stories are geared to preschoolers, but...

River Legacy Science Center
703 NW Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76006
Child
Storytime

Teen Xbox One Gaming (9 to 17)

Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Come out and join other teens in interactive Xbox One Gaming @ The Mansfield Public Library every Saturday from 1-3 p.m. This is a come and go event.

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

Japan Otaku Day

Saturday, January 20, 2018 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Make new friends, play awesome games, and watch some new anime at the Arlington Public Library's monthly program on Japanese pop culture, Japan Otaku Day! Whether it's learning how to write and speak Japanese, testing your otaku skills with some anime Jeopardy, learning about different...

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

East Branch Family Room

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 2:00pm to 6:00pm

The Family Room will be open for children, teens, and families to hang-out on Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays. Come do homework, play video and board games, read books, and enjoy time with your family! Laptops for caregivers are available to check out at the circulation desk.

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

Stories to Our Children

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 9:00am to 10:00am

Through a weekly 5 session workshop parents will have the opportunity to write a story for their children. Write a story for your child to treasure and be the one to inspire imagination and a lifelong love of reading and writing. At the end of the program, all participants will be invited to ...

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

English as a Second Language Classes

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 9:00am 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, summer,...

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
Literacy / Tutoring

High School Equivalency (GED/HiSET) Test Prep Classes

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Are you hoping to get a better job or go to college? Arlington Reads can help with our high school equivalency classes. Our classes are small group and cover five subjects that appear on HSE tests (like the GED or the HiSET): Math, Social Studies, Science, Writing, Reading.

Students...

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

English Conversation Circle

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

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!...

Lake Arlington Branch Library
4000 W Green Oaks Blvd
Arlington, TX 76016
Adult, Senior
Literacy / Tutoring

Read and Play

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 10:15am to 11:45am

Bring your little ones (birth to 3-years-old) for a morning of stories, songs, and rhymes to help their brains grow! Make new friends before and after while your child plays with various learning and fun toys. Find out which time fits for you!

10:15-10:40 a.m. – Toddler Activity/...

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

Bilingual Storytime

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am

A Bilingual Storytime that focuses on parent-child interaction. This program uses a wide variety of activities designed to help toddlers and preschoolers with dual language acquisition and pre-literacy skills, all while being fun and engaging. Parents will be introduced to effective tools to...

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

Homeschool Monday

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Come join us for fun and learning, but most importantly making new friends.

This program will occur the 2nd and 4th Monday and will include science projects, books, crafts, poetry and more.

Homeschool Monday is for homeschoolers grades K through 6th (ages 5 through 12)....

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

Basic Computer and Microsoft Word

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Please join us for an introduction to computers,  Microsoft Word, and basic internet use. Laptops will be available for use. Please bring a flash drive if you would like to save your work. No registration or library card is required. Program is FREE.

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

Southern Stitches: Family Sewing Club

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Do you want to learn how to sew or have a sewing project you want to finish? Want to meet like minded people? Come join the sewing fun!

Limited supplies available for use :

  • Donated scrap fabric will be available to use for practicing or creating small projects.
  • ...
Woodland West Branch Library
2837 W Park Row
Arlington, TX 76013
Child, Tween, Teen, Adult, Senior

Teen Zone

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

The Teen Zone, located at the Northeast Branch Library, is the perfect place for teens that are more on the “artsy” side and enjoy activities such as creative writing, painting, book clubs, and poetry slams. Edit your latest film from...

Northeast Branch Library
1905 Brown Blvd
Arlington, TX 76006
Tween, Teen

Drop-In E-Book and Overdrive Help

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Do you have questions about your Nook, Kindle, or any other re-readers? Having trouble downloading content? Join us for an informal session for free help with E-books and E-readers. A Mansfield Public Library Card is required to use Overdrive. Please bring your e-device, no registration...

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

Stories to Our Children

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Through a weekly 5 session workshop parents will have the opportunity to write a story for their children. Write a story for your child to treasure and be the one to inspire imagination and a lifelong love of reading and writing. At the end of the program, all participants will be invited to ...

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

Chess Club

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 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!

Chess Club meets on the 2nd and 4th Mondays, January- April. No registration is needed, just drop-in! For ages 7...

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

Writing Group

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm

A public venue in which like-minded writers may bring their work for input from fellow writers and, in turn, return the favor to their peers. These read-and-critique sessions will meet the first Monday of the month in a series of six sessions. Eight spots are available.

This program...

Woodland West Branch Library
2837 W Park Row
Arlington, TX 76013
Adult, Senior

English as a Second Language Classes

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

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, summer,...

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