Genealogy and Local History Research Help from Home

Genealogy and Local History Research Help from Home

April 20, 2020

Have you been digging into your family history while at home? The Arlington Public Library is here to help keep your research moving along! Our Genealogy and Local History Librarian is providing curated options to expand your research. From digit...

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Arts and Crafts: Pages Wreath

Arts and Crafts: Pages Wreath

April 17, 2020

Do you have old magazines, newspapers or books that are falling apart? Repurpose them! You can make a wreath out of these pages for everyday wall décor or you can spruce it up for any occasion. Patrons can also use music pages, comic book p...

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Curbside Item Pick Up Starting April 20, 2020

Curbside Item Pick Up Starting April 20, 2020

April 17, 2020

Beginning April 20, 2020, the Arlington Public Library is offering curbside item pick up. Items will be available to pick up from all locations in touchless transactions.  

“Here at the Arlington Public Library, we always strive to remove...

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Arts and Crafts: DIY Hot Glue Accessories

Arts and Crafts: DIY Hot Glue Accessories

April 16, 2020

Make your own accessories using a hot glue gun! This project will help improve fine motor skills and concentration. There are lots of different things you can do with your hot glue design once you finish it. You can make your own earrings, hair ac...

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Arts and Crafts: DIY Cat Toy Ball

Arts and Crafts: DIY Cat Toy Ball

April 16, 2020

Have an abundance of toilet paper rolls in your home and aren’t sure what to do? Make this fun DIY cat toy ball! It can be used as a treat dispenser or simply serve as something that your cat(s) can bat around. It is also inexpensive and easy to...

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Access Free Streaming Videos through Kanopy for a Limited Time 

Access Free Streaming Videos through Kanopy for a Limited Time 

April 15, 2020

Edit, May 18, 2020: Our limited-time Kanopy access will be available through May 29, 2020!

The popular on-demand film streaming service Kanopy is available for a limited time to all Arlington Public Library patrons! Library card holders ca...

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Virtual Programs Now Available at the Arlington Public Library 

Virtual Programs Now Available at the Arlington Public Library 

April 14, 2020

The Arlington Public Library is now offering online programs for adults! These events are pulled from our regular event schedule and moved online. Join us for free interactive discussion groups and workshops, all available from the comfort of ...

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Arts and Crafts: Easy Cloth Masks 

Arts and Crafts: Easy Cloth Masks 

April 14, 2020

Are you wondering how to make your own cloth face mask? We’re here for you with a simple tutorial to make custom masks for you and your loved ones! If you have multiple fabric options at home, this tutorial is a great way to show your persona...

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Remembering the

Remembering the '50s

April 14, 2020

The following opinion piece gives readers a first-hand account of everyday life in the '50s. Arlington Public Library employee Tamera Miller recently interviewed her parents and is sharing unique insights of what life was like for them back th...

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Birdwatching Resources

Birdwatching Resources

April 10, 2020

Spring is the perfect time to commune with nature and try out a new and unique hobby like Birdwatching. This outdoor pursuit is perfect for solitary time outside and can offer comfort, peace, and an escape from your current worries.  

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