Arts & Culture

Kwame Alexander Author Visit

Join Newbery- Medal winning author Kwame Alexander as he tells us about his new book, REBOUND , which is a prequel and companion novel to the action-packed, and critically acclaimed THE CROSSOVER .

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Storyteller Walk

Experience a single story unfold through a variety of storytelling forms, including storytelling, music, puppets, and art. A free event for all story-loving families, ages 5 and up.

This experience will include walking outside if weather permits. No registration required.

Scribblers Print Society

Scribblers Print Society is back this spring with a fresh set of writing challenges! The Arlington Public Library is inspiring daring young writers, ages 8-12, to look at the world around them and take up the challenge of writing fiction, comics, mysteries, and more, all developed from locations of interest around the city. Scribblers will meet at a different location every Wednesday in March from 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at the historic Fielder House 1616 W. Abram St.

Scribblers are going back to where it all began.. at the...

Circuit Bending

Find out what makes a toy tick and move around by taking it apart! Use our tools to explore the inner mechanisms and circuitry then create your own toy by combining different toys together to create a new FrankenToy. Please bring in your old electric toys for this 2 day workshop!

This program is intended for ages 13 and up.

El Día in the Courtyard

Join us for a fun-filled event celebrating diversity and literacy! El Día in the Courtyard celebrates the importance of literacy for children of all linguistic and cultural backgrounds. There will be storytimes in different languages throughout the day, performers, musicians, crafts, and every child leaves with a free book!

Don't miss out on co-Author June Jo Lee and graffiti artist, Man One's presentation of Chef Roy Choi and the Street Food Remix (2018 Bluebonnet Award Winner)!

Tham gia với chúng tôi để có một sự kiện thú vị để kỷ niệm sự đa dạng và trình...

The Novel Writer's Workshop: What's Next

Every story has a beginning, middle and an end. You've plotted your novel and written it, but what comes next? Join author Krystal N. Craiker as she guides you the next steps of your novel experience including editing, beta reading, and publication.

Landscape Design

Proper landscape design serves many functions. Some reasons are to assist in conserving energy and to reduce the use of water, fertilizers and pesticides. Other functions include:

Beautifying your home Placing practical areas in the landscape for play, entertaining, service and simple enjoyment Keeping landscape maintenance to a practical level.

Each of these items is totally subjective, therefore to make a person happy with their landscape questions must be answered such as:

What are the functions that are required in the landscape? How much time can you spend in...

ROS/CAR Duo (Violin/Harp)

Rosalie Gilbert and Oscar Soler met and began performing together while both were pursuing Bachelor of Music degrees at the Cleveland Institute of Music. Recently moved to Texas, they have performed as a duo for many years in states across the country including Maryland, Ohio, Colorado, Washington DC, and Wisconsin. Initially dubbed ROS/CAR by Rosie’s older brother, the name stuck. The couple married in July of 2010.

​A native of Caracas, Venezuela, Oscar had his solo debut at the age of seven with the Jovenes Arcos de Caracas. Since then he has performed regularly as a soloist,...

Native and Adapted Plants

Native and better-adapted plants in home and business landscapes serve as environmentally sustainable assets that are usually labor efficient compared with resource intensive varieties. Come learn what plants you should use! No matter what point you are starting from, you can add ease, comfort, and enjoyment to your yard or garden by using native and adapted plants .

Presented by master gardeners through a partnership with The City of Arlington Water Department

Wizard Wand Shoppe

Create your own fantastical wand to cast spells and charms of your own! All supplies and magical expertise will be provided for this workshop. For ages 12 -18.

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