Monthly Archives: March 2019

Spring Library Knit-A-Long

We had so much fun at our February knit-a-long, that we decided to do it again! We hope you can join us this April, to meet other knitters from your community while you make something useful and beautiful. We’ll all … Continue reading

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Not-So Young Adult Book Group Reads Golden Boy (April 22)

The next NSYA group meeting will take place on Monday, April 22 at 7pm in the 4th floor’s conference room. We’ll be discussing Golden Boy by Tara Sullivan. Goodreads description: Thirteen-year-old Habo has always been different— light eyes, yellow hair and … Continue reading

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Women’s History Month

Did you know March is Women’s History Month? You can trace its roots all the way back to Women’s Day in 1909, organized by the Socialist Party in honor of the one-year anniversary of the garment worker’s strikes in New … Continue reading

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NSYA Book Group Meeting – Reminder (March 18)

The next NSYA book group meeting will take place Monday, March 18 at 7pm in Robbins Library’s conference room (4th floor). We’ll be discussing the Arlington Reads Together community read, Refugee by Alan Gratz. Copies of the next book, Golden Boy by Tara Sullivan, … Continue reading

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Arlington Reads Together in March

We welcome the community to join us for our annual community read program, Arlington Reads Together!  Since 2003 Arlington has come together around a title with book groups, panel discussions, and more. The year we are reading Refugee by Alan … Continue reading

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Go Green!

This month we asked our librarians for their favorite books that have a green cover, or the word green in the title.  Here are the results! Greenglass House by Kate Milford, of course! (And also Ghosts of Greenglass House, and … Continue reading

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