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QBG Reads… Confessions of the Fox

Join us on Wednesday 2/27 for a discussion of the novel Confessions of the Fox by Jordy Rosenberg. “Set in the eighteenth century London underworld, this bawdy, genre-bending novel reimagines the life of thief and jailbreaker Jack Sheppard to tell … Continue reading

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Five Sources on the Future of Journalism: A Supplement to Democracy After Dark

1. Fake news and the future of journalism | Robert Hernandez | TEDxKC 2. Tapping Technology to Advance the Future of Journalism By Sam Dolnick Access to the New York Times can be found through our database page: https://www.robbinslibrary.org/databases/ 3. … Continue reading

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Next Robbins Library Book Discussion Group | Monday December 3

The Robbins Library Book Discussion Group will next meet on Monday December 3 at 7 pm in the Robbins Library Community Room. The group discusses “The Underground Railroad” by Colson Whitehead. New members are welcome. Book will be available at … Continue reading

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Many mills along Mill Brook – a Library exhibit

        Come immerse yourself in mills!  The Robbins Library Mill Brook display in the lobby portrays Arlington’s more modern history from the year 1637 –   to the late 1800s.  This display will run through the end of … Continue reading

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Not-So Young Adult Book Group Reads Midnight at the Electric (November 19)

The next NSYA group meeting will take place on Monday, November 19 at 7pm in the 4th floor’s conference room. We’ll be discussing Midnight at the Electric by Jodi Lynn Anderson. Goodreads description: Kansas, 2065. Adri has secured a slot as a Colonist—one … Continue reading

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Next Robbins Library Book Discussion Group | Monday November 5

The Robbins Library Book Discussion Group will next meet on Monday November 5 at 7 pm in the Robbins Library Community Room. The group discusses “Nightingale” by Kristin Hannah. New members are welcome. Book will be available at the Circulation … Continue reading

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Help pick the next Arlington Reads Together Title

For the past 16 years the community reading project Arlington Reads Together has inspired the community to come together to talk about great books and inspiring ideas.   The Arlington Reads Together Committee is again seeking book nominations from Arlingtonians. … Continue reading

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Digital magazines are here!

Starting today, you don’t need to come to the library for the current issues of your favorite magazines.* They’re available in the same app you use for ebooks! Our Overdrive collection, which you can access online or in the Libby … Continue reading

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Next Robbins Library Book Discussion Group | Wednesday, September 5

The Robbins Library Book Discussion Group will next meet on Wednesday, September 5 at 7 pm in the Robbins Library Conference Room. The group discusses “The Professor and the Madman” by Simon Winchester. New members are welcome. Book will be … Continue reading

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There’s Still Time to Join the Summer Reading Challenge!

We’ve had an exciting summer here at Robbins Library and it’s all because of you! Hundreds of patrons have signed up for the Libraries Rock! summer reading challenge, completing row upon row of bingo squares and leaving amazing, heart-warming messages … Continue reading

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