Upcoming Programs

E.g., Apr 28, 2017
E.g., Apr 28, 2017

Open Computing with the TechLiNK

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:00am 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
Greenfield Senior Living
1101 E Arbrook Blvd
Arlington, TX 76014
Child, Tween, Teen, Adult, Senior

Spanish in the Park: A 'Spanish for Starters' program

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Remember those Spanish classes you took in high school or college? Have you always wanted to learn a new language, but prefer face-to-face interactions over those with a computer screen? If you've forgotten what you've learned, want to pick up where you left off, or want to start from scratch...

Levitt Pavilion
100 W Abram St
Arlingron, TX 76010
Adult, Senior
Literacy / Tutoring

MS Office Word 301

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Continue learning the basic skills of MS Word 2010.

Topics to be covered in this class:

  • Inserting header/footer/page number
  • Modifying margins
  • Using and creating styles
  • Using images and clip art
  • ...
Family Learning Lab
East Arlington Branch Library
1624 New York Ave
Arlington, TX 76010-4724
Adult, Senior

Toddler Time (18 months to 3 years)

Friday, April 28, 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...

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

Bouncing Babies (Birth-18 months)

Friday, April 28, 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...

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

Email: Communicating Online

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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

Girls Inc. of Tarrant County

Friday, April 28, 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

Citizenship Classes

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 10:00am to 1:45pm

Do you want to become a citizen of the United States? Arlington Reads is bringing back citizenship classes to help you achieve your dream!

Join us for our seven-week citizenship classes which will cover civics and United States history, as well as tips to help you pass the citizenship...

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

Día de los Niños/ Día de los Libros- Children's Day/ Book Day

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Children's day is celebrated throughout the country and its purpose to dedicate a day to focus on our children's well being and their love of books.

Come celebrate with us on this very special day!

We will have crafts, music, dancers, snacks, bilingual storytimes, performers...

University of Texas at Arlington
Maverick Activity Center
500 W Nedderman
Arlington, TX 76013
Child, Tween, Teen, Adult, Senior

English Conversation Circle

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

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!...

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

Born to Stand Out: A Special Needs Storytime

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 10:30am to 11:30am

"Why fit in when you were born to stand out?" - Dr. Seuss

This program offers a welcoming atmosphere for children of all ages and abilities. Come explore this "choose-your-own-adventure" type of storytime through hands-on, sensory-friendly activities as well as music and movement. ...

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

LEGO Stories

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Celebrate Children's Book Week by using Lego blocks to build a scene from one of your favorite books! This program suggested for ages 5-10.

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

Computer Basics, Part 1

Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm

It’s time to enter the digital age! Learn everything you need to know to start using a computer, from how to use a mouse and keyboard, to an introduction to getting online and using the Internet! 

Topics to be covered in class:

  • What are the components of a computer
  • ...
Family Learning Lab
East Arlington Branch Library
1624 New York Ave
Arlington, TX 76010-4724
Adult, Senior

English Conversation Circle

Tuesday, May 2, 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 as a Second Language Classes

Wednesday, May 3, 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

Graphic Endeavors

Wednesday, May 3, 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

Future Scientist

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm

Join us Wednesday, March 8 in Teen Zone for Teen Tech Week for the public launching of Future Scientist!

Future Scientist will meet every other Wednesday 4.30pm -5.30 p.m., March 8 -May 3.Teens will engage in fun STE(A)M (Science, Technology, Engineering, (Art) and Math) Activities ...

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

Meet Author Katy Beebe

Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Come have fun with local author, Katy Beebe! Discover elements of medieval history, explore the art of storytelling, and find out what inspired Beebe to write her first children's book, Brother Hugo and the Bear.

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

English Conversation Circle @ Southeast Branch Library

Wednesday, May 3, 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, May 4, 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
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