Category Archives: LGBT

Arlington Reads Together in March

We welcome the community to join us for our annual community read program, Arlington Reads Together!  Since 2003 Arlington has come together around a title with book groups, panel discussions, and more. The year we are reading Refugee by Alan … Continue reading

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Reel Queer Watches… I Am Not Your Negro

Join us on Tuesday 12/18 to watch the Oscar-nominated documentary I Am Not Your Negro, narrated by Samuel L. Jackson & based on the book James Baldwin left unfinished upon his death. “I Am Not Your Negro envisions the book … Continue reading

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Podcasts Beyond the Binary

Are you a fan of podcasts?  Looking for some new ones to listen to?  Interested in learning more about gender beyond the binary?  If so, we’ve got the perfect list for you! The Gender Rebels is a weekly question-and-answer podcast … Continue reading

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QBG’s Annual “I’m Feeling Pot-lucky” Potluck!

This Wednesday 11/28 in the Robbins Library 4th Floor Conference Room – join us for our annual “I’m Feeling Pot-lucky” Potluck! Bring a dish to share with the group (if you can) & or just come enjoy the labor of … Continue reading

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QBG Reads… Outlaw Marriages: The Hidden Histories of Fifteen Extraordinary Same-Sex Couples

We’re meeting a week early this month! Join us on Wednesday 10/24 for a discussion of Outlaw Marriages : The Hidden Histories of Fifteen Extraordinary Same-Sex Couples by Rodger Streitmatter. “For more than a century before gay marriage became a … Continue reading

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QBG Makes Queerigami!

We’re making queerigami! (aka queer origami) Make origami unicorn bookmarks, stars, or hearts! (Or anything else you feel like!) Not into origami? Bring your own craft from home to work on or color in one of the coloring books we’ll provide! … Continue reading

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QBG Reads… The House of Impossible Beauties

There are still copies of this month’s Queer Book Group book available at the circulation desk!  Join us on August 29th @ 7pm in the 4th floor Conference Room to discuss The House of Impossible Beauties by Joseph Cassara. “1980, … Continue reading

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QBG Does Game Night!

This month Queer Book Group/Social is hosting game night! Join us for a night of fun & games! (& good company!)  Bring your own board/card games or play ours! Wednesday July 25th in the Robbins Library 4th Floor Conference Room … Continue reading

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Last 2 Pride Events!

As Pride month wraps up, don’t forget to join us for the last couple of events we have going on here at the library! June 27th at 7pm in the Robbins Library Conference Room QBG will be discussing Cottonmouths by … Continue reading

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Reel Queer Watches… Pariah

The Robbins Library QBG and the Arlington Council on Aging are excited to bring you a screening of the film that’s been called “the female Moonlight“, director Dee Rees’ Pariah. “A lesbian teenager unsuccessfully juggles multiple identities to avoid rejection … Continue reading

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