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Community Focus Group Invitation

Monday, October 28, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Parents Focus Group at Robbins Library Monday, October 28, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM: Teen Focus Group at Robbins Library Monday, October 28, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM: Open Focus Group at the … Continue reading

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2 for 1 DVD Wednesday Here to Stay

2 for 1 DVD Wednesdays will be a permanent service thanks to the Friends of the Robbins Library.  How it works:  Pay $1 for a feature film or TV Series DVD and the second DVD is free.  DVDs in the … Continue reading

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Youth Craft Fair Spotlight

Karen Dillion, Russel Fund Coordinator, introduces us to one the crafters at the upcoming Youth Craft Fair on Saturday, December 8th starting at 2:00 pm at Robbins: I want to tell you about Paige Goodsell, an extraordinary third grader at Bishop … Continue reading

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Fox open this Saturday

The Friends of the Fox have made it possible for the branch to be open all day this Saturday 9 – 5. It is a great opportunity to check out the collections and the Little Fox Shop. The branch is … Continue reading

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Town Day Book Sale: donations and volunteers welcome

The Friends of the Robbins Library will hold their annual book sale in conjunction with Arlington Town Day on Saturday, September 15h from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm.  Donations of books for the sale may be left in the large blue bin located … Continue reading

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Now You Know: Sunday hours

Have you ever been to the Robbins Library on a Sunday?  Whenever the doors are opened on Sunday afternoons from October until May, people are waiting to take advantage of all the Robbins offers.  Those doors are opened because of … Continue reading

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Friends of the Robbins Library Book Sale Room — A Hidden Gem

The Arlington Friends of the Robbins Library Book Sale resides in a small room tucked away on the 4th floor of the beautiful, historic Robbins Library. From the entrance to the Book Sale Room one enjoys a bird’s-eye view of the … Continue reading

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Farmers Markets

You’ll soon see an explosion of Farmers Markets in the Boston Area. Lots of resources are available to take full advantage of the beautiful, local food that is available this time of year. A sampling of resources follows. If you … Continue reading

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It’s Spring and time to get your sport on

  For sports fans and sports participants, this is an exciting time of year for many reasons.  Check out the following areas for more sports information in Books, Audiobooks, and DVDs:   The Red Sox season has just started It … Continue reading

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