Upcoming Programs

E.g., Oct 24, 2017
E.g., Oct 24, 2017

Teen Zone

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 3:00pm 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

Mindstorm Robotics

Monday, October 23, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

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:

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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, October 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!

Chess Club meets on the 2nd and 4th Mondays, September-November. No registration is needed, just drop-in! For...

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

TechLiNK at JPS SE Medical Home

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 11:15am to 1:00pm

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

Teen Zone

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 3:00pm 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

Virtual Reality Experience

Tuesday, October 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 teens and young adults (ages 13 and up). The first eight ...

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

Teen Tuesdays

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Come to the Lab at East Branch Library every Tuesday night for a different teen program! Painting, writing, robots-who knows what will be going on between 6:30-7:30 p.m.?

The Lab is open to teens from 4-8 pm on Tuesday nights. Teen Tuesday programs are from 6:30-7:30 pm.

East Arlington Branch Public Area
East Arlington Branch Library
1624 New York Ave
Arlington, TX 76010-4724
Teen

Homeschool Robotics: Beginners

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

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

Homeschool Robotics: Sphero

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Thanks to a Best Buy Community Grant we have 24 brand new Sphero robots (http://www.sphero.com/) that are waiting for teens like you to program, play with, and watch them roll! We bring the Spheros and the iPads and you just come with your...

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

Teen Zone

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 3:00pm 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

Hola: Teen Spanish Club

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm

Trying to learn Spanish? Join us on the fourth Wednesday of every month to explore the Spanish language through conversation, games and learning activities. Learn about the different Spanish cultures at each session!

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

Open Computing with the TechLiNK

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

The TechLiNK vehicle will be at multiple locations throughout the City of Arlington to provide open computing sessions. No library card required!

Request the TechLiNK vehicle for your Arlington community or event! The Arlington Public Library gives priority to locations that target...

TechLiNK
St. Mark's Church
2024 South Collins Street
Arlington, TX 76010
Child, Tween, Teen, Adult, Senior

Play Days

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Join us for Play Days, a time for children ages 0-4 and their caregivers to play together with toys and make new friends. Play Days is an extension of our Family Place program. For more information about our Family Place programs, visit...

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

Teen Zone

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 3:00pm 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

TechLiNK @ Town North Shopping Center

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm

The TechLiNK vehicle will be at the Town North Shopping Center (in front of Elrod's Cost Plus Supermarket) to provide open computing session on the TechLiNK! Come get a tour of this amazing community resource, ask questions, and learn new skills!

Request the TechLiNK vehicle for your...

TechLiNK
Town North Shopping Center
984 N Cooper St
Arlington, TX 76011
Child, Tween, Teen, Adult, Senior
TechLiNK

Girls Inc. of Tarrant County

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:45pm

Girls Incorporated of Tarrant County offers nationally researched programs that encourage girls to confront and master their physical, intellectual, and emotional challenges. At Girls Inc., we strongly believe it is not only our mission, but the community’s as well, to inspire the girls of...

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
Youth Technology Centers

TechLiNK @ Goodwill

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 5:15pm to 7:15pm

The TechLiNK vehicle will be at Goodwill on Thursdays afternoons to provide computer/internet access. No library card required!

Request the TechLiNK vehicle for your Arlington community or event!

The Arlington Public...

TechLiNK
TechLiNK @ Goodwill
901 W Lamar Blvd
Arlington, TX 76012
Child, Tween, Teen, Adult, Senior

Night Owls: Creative Writing Club for Teens

Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Are you a night owl? Do you do your best writing in the evening? Join other night owls every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month as we stretch our imaginations with exercises to help each other through the creative writing process.

This program is for teens in 7th to 12th g...

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

Girls Inc. of Tarrant County

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:45pm

Girls Incorporated of Tarrant County offers nationally researched programs that encourage girls to confront and master their physical, intellectual, and emotional challenges. At Girls Inc., we strongly believe it is not only our mission, but the community’s as well, to inspire the girls of...

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

Author Visit - Katy Beebe

Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Are you interested in becoming a children's author? Do you love great stories?

Come celebrate the release of Nile Crossing, the newest book by local author Katy Beebe!

Listen to Katy speak of what inspired her to write Nile Crossing and get your own copy signed!

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