Monthly Archives: April 2015

Tonight! QBG checks into the Two Hotel Francforts!

Hi there, Queer Book Group, Are you ready to chat about The Two Hotel Francforts?  Because we’re doing that tonight. So come on over to the Robbins Library, reconnect with your fellow QBG-ers, chat about the book, and dine on … Continue reading

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Sing along to Pitch Perfect

Are you as excited about Pitch Perfect 2 as we are? Of course you are! So come by the library on May 7 at 7pm to  rewatch the first Pitch Perfect and sing along to all your favorite songs. It’ll … Continue reading

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National Library Week: Feeling the Library Love

National Library Week is officially over for another year, but what a wonderful week it was! (And remember, you can “celebrate” the library any time of the year, just by visiting.) Here are some more of your comments about the … Continue reading

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Who are the Robbins Sisters?

SET YOUR CALENDARS FOR TUESDAY APRIL 28 at 7 pm  Come discover ARLINGTON’S OWN ROBBINS SISTERS  and view vintage photos from Robbins Library’s historical photograph collection.     A display containing Library books on Arlington History can also  be found on … Continue reading

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Next Not-So-Young Adult Book Group Book

Thanks to everyone who came to the library last night to talk about Nothing by Janne Teller. And now, for something completely different… Next month we’ll be discussing The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents by Terry Pratchett. We’ll meet … Continue reading

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Try p o e t r y POE try POETRY

ATTENTION ALL POETs and POETRY LOVERS         If you have a chance this month, stop on over to Robbins Library for our poetry display in the Lobby next to the elevator.  We have poetry magazines, journals, books, and … Continue reading

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Beehives at the library, bzzzzzzzzz

This week, we installed two beehives on the (outdoor!) third floor balcony of the library, overlooking the garden between the library and Town Hall. These bees will support the flowering plants in the garden, but don’t worry, they won’t come … Continue reading

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Stuff We’ve Been Reading

Not sure what to read next? We can help! Join Robbins librarians Jenny and Linda for a book talk, and we’ll tell you all about the great books we’ve been reading. We’ll present for about a half hour, with plenty … Continue reading

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Book Folding Workshop at the library

What: A book folding workshop When: Saturday, May 2, from 2-4pm Where: Robbins Library Community Room Learn the basics of the art of book folding with Cathy Thibodeau as we upcycle a hardcover book into your choice of one of … Continue reading

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Not-So-Young Adult Book Group meets on 4/21

The NSYA book group will meet next Tuesday night, April 21st, at 7pm in the Robbins Library Conference Room. We’ll be discussing Nothing by Janne Teller, a Danish work in translation. This dark, philosophical novel follows a group of students … Continue reading

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