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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month!

September 15 2017 through October 15 2017 is Hispanic Heritage Month!  Come visit the library and check out our display featuring information & books by and about Hispanic & Latinx-Americans. Here’s some information about the history & celebration of Hispanic … 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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A peek backwards – Local History exposing hidden gem series!

This blog post is the first in a series of hidden gems found at Robbins Library or it’s immediate vicinity. The  Childrens Room (Junior Library) once upon a time…   another view                 … 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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Why do you go to the library?

  Do you enjoy giving your opinion about library services? How about taking this short survey from the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners, your state agency? The purpose of the study is to help them understand who uses which library … Continue reading

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Historical digitization has struck again — at Robbins Library

    Robbins Library has just finished digitizing two historical collections:            Town of Arlington Annual Reports   1933 –  2015               and Town of Arlington Street Directories     … Continue reading

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Robbins Library Book Discussion Group: “Maine” on 7/10

The Robbins Library Book Discussion Group will next meet on Monday July 10  at 7 pm in the Robbins Library Community Room. The group discusses “Maine” by J. Courtney Sullivan. New members are welcome. Book will be available at the … Continue reading

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Rockin’ Robbins Book Cart Drill Team Gets The Gold!

Tonight was the 9th annual Massachusetts Library Association Book Cart Drill Team competition.  The Robbins Library Rockin’ Robbins Book Cart Drill Team have been regular competitors since the first annual competition back in 2008, but have never nabbed the elusive … Continue reading

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