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Fox Library 100th Birthday Celebration

This fall, we celebrate two milestones: the Fox Branch Library turns 100, and the Robbins Library Building turns 125! Enjoy a slice of birthday cake with us and share your favorite library memories. The celebration for Fox Branch will be … Continue reading

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Robbins Library Book Discussion Group: “The Orphan Master’s Son” on 11/6

The Robbins Library Book Discussion Group will next meet on Monday November 6 at 7 pm in the Robbins Library Community Room. The group discusses “The Orphan Master’s Son” by Adam Johnson. New members are welcome. Book will be available … Continue reading

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It’s a Library Crawl!

On Saturday, October 21st, eight libraries, across three library networks, including Robbins Library and Fox Branch Library are banding together to put on a Library Crawl.  From 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., library enthusiasts are invited to take a self-guided … Continue reading

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October is Fine Free Month at Robbins and Fox Libraries

Do you have a stack of library books at home or in the car? Have you been worrying about the fines on those items? Worry no more! October 2017 is Fine Free Month at Robbins and Fox Libraries. Please bring … Continue reading

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Meet Cathie Desjardins: Arlington’s newest Poet Laureate

In August, the Board of Selectman confirmed Cathie Desjardins to be the next Poet Laureate of Arlington. In her role as the Poet Laureate Cathie will be the “leading poetic voice and an ambassador for poetry, encouraging the reading and writing … Continue reading

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Robbins Library Book Discussion Group: “A Death in Belmont” on 10/2

The Robbins Library Book Discussion Group will next meet on Monday October 2 at 7 pm in the Robbins Library Community Room. The group discusses “A Death in Belmont” by Sebastian Junger. New members are welcome. Book will be available … Continue reading

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Solar Eclipse Viewing Party FAQ

We’ve been overwhelmed by the bright response to our eclipse glasses. It’s wonderful so many people are interested in getting together to watch this unique celestial event. We’ve fielded many questions about our event, so please check this FAQ before … Continue reading

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Great American Solar Eclipse Safety Guide

We’ve been overwhelmed with the response to our solar eclipse viewing party and distribution of free glasses. Due to our limited quantity of 40 glasses, we wanted to provide you with some resources on where to buy ISO certified and … Continue reading

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