Robbins – Rainforest Reptiles

Robbins Library 700 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA, United States

Rainforest Reptiles is a hands-on traveling animal show! You will have the chance to come into direct contact with our live reptiles, artifacts, and their incredible stories. In each show, our animals and reptiles are the stars! For all ages. Pick up ticket 1/2 hr prior.

Visit the Old Burying Ground

Robbins Library 700 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA, United States

Meet in front of the Robbins Library main entrance. Near the Robbins Library is Arlington’s Old Burying Ground, established back in 1724 when Arlington was the Second Precinct of Cambridge and called Menotomy. In this program, Local History Librarian Steven Prochet will give a tour of the Old Burying Ground, profiling those buried in the […]

Event Series Gentle Yoga and Meditation

Gentle Yoga and Meditation

Robbins Library Community Room 700 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA, United States

Join us for a gentle yoga and meditation class hosted by our local studio Lotus Yoga. This is a beginner-friendly class focusing on stretching, breathing, and mindfulness. Bring your yoga mat or use one of our chairs. Sponsored by the Friends of the Robbins Library

New Book and Poetry Open Mic

Robbins Library Community Room 700 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA, United States

April is National Poetry Month! Arlington’s Beehive Poetry Group invites you to the “New Book and Open Mic” series. Featuring readings from recent publications by local poets, followed by an open mic for other poets to share their work. April's featured poets are Vijaya Sundaram and Steven Cramer. Introductions by Steven Rapp. Open mic reading […]

Event Series English NOW! Conversation Group

English NOW! Conversation Group

Robbins Library Community Room 700 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA, United States

English NOW!, an Arlington-based group, offers English-language learners opportunities to practice their conversation skills, advance their knowledge of vocabulary and grammar, and make connections in the community. Participants in these free conversation groups discuss varied subjects under the supervision of native speakers. Zoom conversation groups are also available. Email englishnowarlington@gmail.com for the Zoom links.

Robbins – Space Explorers

Robbins Library 700 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA, United States

This month we will make a tiny astronaut using light-sensitive beads as we carry out fun experiments and learn about the International Space Station! For ages 7-10. Pick up a free ticket 1/2 hour before the program. Space is limited.

Plug in to Financial Savvy for Retirement 

Robbins Library Community Room 700 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA, United States

Whether you are planning for—or are currently enjoying—retirement, are you on the right track to make the most of your retirement income? Plug in to an evening with retired Financial Advisor Maureen Igoe, MBA, CRPC® (Chartered Retirement Planning Counselor), who will share her financial savvy on ways to prepare for retirement, as well as provide […]