Monthly Archives: January 2020

Wayfarer Film Series Presents: The Red Balloon (Thursday, February 13)

Travel the world and experience international cinema with the Wayfarer Film Series at Robbins Library! Catch a glimpse from beyond the continent, snack on fresh popcorn from our brand new popcorn popping machine, and enjoy a variety of films you might … Continue reading

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Not-So Young Adult Book Group Reads Blood Water Paint by Joy McCullough (February 10)

The next NSYA group meeting will take place on Monday, February 10 at 7pm in the 4th floor’s conference room. We’ll be discussing Blood Water Paint by Joy McCullough. Goodreads description: A debut novel based on the true story of the … Continue reading

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Reminder: NSYA Book Group Meeting (January 27)

The next NSYA book group meeting will take place Monday, January 27 at 7pm in Robbins Library’s conference room (4th floor). We’ll be discussing To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han. Copies of the next book, Blood Water Paint by Joy McCullough, … Continue reading

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Arlington Reads Together Theme is Puerto Rico

The Arlington Reads Together (ART) committee is pleased to announce the 2020 community read.  This year, the committee chose three books based around the common theme of Puerto Rico: the memoir When I Was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago, the … Continue reading

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Cookbook Club on February 3!

Registration is open for our February meeting of Cookbook Club, which will be held on February 3 from 6:30-8 in the Robbins Library Community Room. We’ll be cooking from Simple by Yotam Ottolenghi, a book of recipes that are all … Continue reading

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Arlington’s Libraries Ring in the New Year with Automatic Renewals

Do your New Year’s resolutions include “read more books”? Good news, library book renewals just got a lot more convenient. Thanks to a Minuteman Library Network-wide change, your library checkouts will renew themselves! Effective January 1, Arlington’s Libraries and the … Continue reading

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Rosa Colón Guerra: Puerto Rican Storytelling & Activism through Comics

Stop by and meet Puerto Rican illustrator and comics artist, Rosa Colón Guerra. Rosa writes and illustrates comics focusing on Puerto Rico’s financial crisis and life during Hurricane María and its aftermath. She’s been published in The Nib, Splinter News … Continue reading

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2019 Best Books from Robbins & Fox Library Staff

Happy New Year!!!  Here are the Robbins & Fox Library librarians’ top books of 2019! As usual, far too many to list! But here are a few anyway: Nonfiction: Wordslut by Amanda Montell Invisible Women by Caroline Criado Perez Adult … Continue reading

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