Upcoming Programs

E.g., Jan 23, 2017
E.g., Jan 23, 2017

Chess Club

Monday, January 23, 2017 - 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
Child, Tween, Teen
Arts & Culture

Toddler Time (18 months to 3 years)

Tuesday, January 24, 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...

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, January 24, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:00am

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

Homeschool Robotics: Beginners

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 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, January 24, 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.

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

Preschool Storytime (3-5 years)

Tuesday, January 24, 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.

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

Bouncing Babies (Birth-18 months)

Tuesday, January 24, 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...

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

Email: Communicating Online

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Need to learn how to use email? Get an overview of what email has to offer and how to use it effectively.

Topics to be covered in this class:

  • How to sign up for an email account
  • How to read and send emails
  • How to manage attachments
  • ...
Family Learning Lab
East Arlington Branch Library
1624 New York Ave
Arlington, TX 76010-4724
Adult, Senior

TechLiNK at JPS SE Medical Home

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

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 at JPS SE Medical Home
1050 W. Arkansas Lane
Arlington, TX 76013
Teen, Adult, Senior
TechLiNK

Spanish Conversation Circle

Tuesday, January 24, 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 Meeting Room
104 S. Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Teen, Adult, Senior

Virtual Reality Experience

Tuesday, January 24, 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

Family Game Time

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm

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 Public Library-Main floor
104 S. Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Child, Tween, Teen, Adult, Senior
Arts & Culture

English Conversation Circle

Tuesday, January 24, 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

TechLiNK @ Sam Houston High School

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 9:30am to 11:00am

The TechLiNK vehicle will be at Sam Houston High School to provide basic computer education to parents participating in Parent Center classes. No library card required. The event is for parents of Sam Houston students.

Request the...

TechLiNK
Sam Houston High School
2000 Sam Houston Dr
Arlington, TX 76014
Adult

Correo electrónico: Comunicación En línea

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Necesita aprender a utilizar el correo electrónico? Consiga una visión general de de lo que el correo electrónico tiene que ofrecer y cómo utilizarlo de una manera eficaz.

Los temas que se tratarán en esta clase:

• ¿Cómo registrarse para obtener una cuenta de correo...

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

Toddler Time (18 months to 3 years)

Wednesday, January 25, 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

Listeners Story Time

Wednesday, January 25, 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.

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

Listener's Story Time (3 to 6 years old)

Wednesday, January 25, 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.

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

Preschool Storytime (3-5 years)

Wednesday, January 25, 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, January 25, 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
randomness