Robbins – Registration Opens for Nov. Rainbow Readers Book Club

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

Fun monthly book club for kids that fall under the LGBTQ+ rainbow umbrella. We'll read graphic novels with a LGBTQ+ character and then meet to chat and craft. November's read is Tea Dragon Society by K. O'neill. Books are available for check out in the Children's Room. For grades 3-5. Meeting date is November 9 […]

Robbins – Registration Opens for Escape Room

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

As detectives investigating an otherworldly presence, find a way to escape to escape the graveyard. Program date is October 21. For ages 8-11. Sign up at; SpookyGraveyardAges8-11.eventbrite.com .

English at Large

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

Register Here: http://www.englishatlarge.org/conversation-groups/ English At Large conversation groups are 10-14 intermediate to advanced English learners who meet weekly to practice their English speaking skills. The groups provide an opportunity for learners to improve their speaking confidence and meet other adults who are learning English. Topics covered in conversation groups include American culture and holidays, idioms, […]

Teen Writer’s Group

Online Event - Via Zoom MA, United States

Work with Lynette Benton, published writer and writing instructor, to begin or move forward on your writing projects (poetry, short story, novel). Ms. Benton will inspire and guide you on your writing journey.  Sessions meet on Zoom and continue in the spring. For ages 12-18. To register, please email russellfundcoordinator@minlib.net

Cookbook Club

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

We are cooking from East by Meera Sodha. Registration opens on September 12.

Poet Laureate on Duty

Beehive Poets Table, Robbins Library 3rd floor 700 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA, United States

Are you working on a poem you’d like to share but don’t feel it’s ready for your poetry group?  Did you just start writing poetry and you’re not sure of what you have on the page?  Do you want to join the Beehive Poetry Group but are not sure your poetry meets the level of […]

Event Series English at Large

English at Large

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

Register Here: http://www.englishatlarge.org/conversation-groups/ English At Large conversation groups are 10-14 intermediate to advanced English learners who meet weekly to practice their English speaking skills. The groups provide an opportunity for learners to improve their speaking confidence and meet other adults who are learning English. Topics covered in conversation groups include American culture and holidays, idioms, […]

Visit the Old Burying Ground

Old Burying Ground 700 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA, United States

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 cemetery like Jason Russell and Samuel Abbott Smith, explain […]

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