Monthly Archives: June 2018

Next Cookbook Club and Potluck

The Cookbook Club and Potluck will next be held on Monday August 27 from 6:30-8:00pm. We’ll be cooking from Appetites by Anthony Bourdain. We have some copies at the front desk with more on the way. To participate, choose a … Continue reading

Posted in Book group, Programs | Tagged | Leave a comment

Next Not-So Young Adult Book Group (July 16)

The next NSYA group meeting will take place on Monday, July 16 at 7pm in the 4th floor’s conference room. We’ll be discussing Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit by Jaye Robin Brown.

Posted in Book group | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Last 2 Pride Events!

As Pride month wraps up, don’t forget to join us for the last couple of events we have going on here at the library! June 27th at 7pm in the Robbins Library Conference Room QBG will be discussing Cottonmouths by … Continue reading

Posted in Book group, Books, LGBT, Programs, QBG, Queer Book Group | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

NSYA Book Group Meets June 18

The Not-So-Young Adult Book Group will meet Monday, June 18 at 7pm in the Robbins Library Conference Room. We’ll be discussing Just One Day by Gayle Forman. Copies are still available at the front desk if you haven’t picked one up … Continue reading

Posted in Book group | Leave a comment

Our Favorite Books Written For Kids & Teens

Curious George Goes to the Hospital – H.A.Rey Mr.Popper’s Penguins – Richard Atwater A list of my favorite children’s and YA books could make up a small book in itself, so I’ll limit myself to the ones I’ve read most … Continue reading

Posted in Books | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Next Robbins Library Book Discussion Group | 7/9

The Robbins Library Book Discussion Group will next meet on Monday July 9 at 7 pm in the Robbins Library Community Room. The group discusses “The Casual Vacancy” by  J. K. Rowling. New members are welcome. Book will be available … Continue reading

Posted in Book group | Leave a comment

2018 Summer Reading Challenge: Libraries Rock!

Looking for something to keep you occupied during the summer? Look no more! Participate in this year’s summer reading challenge from June 16 until September 1 and win prizes! This year’s theme is “Libraries Rock!” and prizes will include gift … Continue reading

Posted in Summer Reading | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Reel Queer Watches… Pariah

The Robbins Library QBG and the Arlington Council on Aging are excited to bring you a screening of the film that’s been called “the female Moonlight“, director Dee Rees’ Pariah. “A lesbian teenager unsuccessfully juggles multiple identities to avoid rejection … Continue reading

Posted in LGBT, Movies | Leave a comment

Happy Pride!

Happy Pride Arlington! Come check out our Pride display this year to learn a little bit about Boston area queer history, courtesy of The History Project.  While you’re there, pick up some of our book & DVD lists too!  We’ve … Continue reading

Posted in Books, displays, LGBT, Movies, QBG, Queer Book Group | Leave a comment