Monthly Archives: June 2021

Juneteenth: A Library Guide

The Town of Arlington is celebrating Juneteenth Independence Day on June 19, honoring the day (June 19, 1865) when enslaved people in Galveston, Texas were made aware of the Emancipation Proclamation. Juneteenth has been celebrated in African-American communities since 1866, … Continue reading

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Nominate a Title for Arlington Reads Together Book Pick

The Arlington Reads Together (ART) selection committee is seeking book nominations for the 2022 community-wide read. Have you read a book that explores the issues Arlington is facing? Have an idea for a great community read book?  Please share it … Continue reading

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Read With Pride

Happy Pride Month! We’ve asked our librarians to share their favorite queer books, TV, movies, & other media! Here are the responses: Books/Graphic NovelsThe Deep by Rivers SolomonThe Low, Low Woods by Carmen Maria MachadoThe Locked Tomb series by Tamsyn … Continue reading

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