Author Archives: Verónica RB

Adult Summer Reading Bingo Square: Fantasy novels with diverse main characters (inclusive fantasy)

Need help finding books and movies to complete your summer reading bingo sheet? Here are some recommendations for the Fantasy novels with diverse main characters (inclusive fantasy) bingo square!

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Adult Summer Reading Bingo Square: Fairy Tale Retellings

Need help finding books and movies to complete your summer reading bingo sheet? Here are some recommendations for the Fairy Tale Retellings bingo square!

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Grownup Story Time

Loved story time as a kid? No longer a kid? We have a program just for you! Details: Grownup Story Time Facebook Live Wednesday, June 17: The Brothers Grimm Wednesday, June 24: Hans Christian Andersen Wednesday, July 1: Utensile Strength … Continue reading

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Virtual Book Groups in June

We have a couple of virtual events just for you, including book groups! Robbins Library Book Discussion Group: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee Zoom Event Monday, June 1 7:00 p.m. The Robbins Library Book Discussion Group has gone … Continue reading

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Robbins Library Virtual Scavenger Hunt

We’ve created a virtual scavenger hunt involving our website’s resources and tools to help you practice responsible & safe social distancing while our physical locations remain closed. If you finish everything in the virtual scavenger hunt, email us at arlington@minlib.net … Continue reading

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Robbins Instructional Guides are now ONLINE!

Our instructional guides are now available online!!! Click on each individual thumbnail to enlarge. Links: Databases Kanopy Libby Help Hoopla Help Introducing AcornTV! Want to transfer your Overdrive books to your Kindle but don’t have the app? Try this. Or, … Continue reading

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(Reminder) Wayfarer Film Series and ART present: The Last Colony (March 5, 2020)

Don’t forget! Thursday, March 5 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Robbins Library Community Room   Trailer:   Updated timeline of events to keep in mind after watching the documentary: 2016: On June 30, President Barack Obama signs the Puerto Rico Oversight, … Continue reading

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Wayfarer Film Series presents: The Last Colony (March 5, 2020)

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 … Continue reading

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Not-So Young Adult Book Group Reads When I Was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago (March 23)

The next NSYA group meeting will take place on Monday, March 23 at 7pm in the 4th floor’s conference room. We’ll be discussing When I Was Puerto Rican by Esmeralda Santiago. Goodreads description: Esmeralda Santiago’s story begins in rural Puerto Rico, … 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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