Fox Walking Club

Fox Library 175 Massachusetts Avenue,, Arlington, MA, United States

We will meet at the library and walk between 1.5-3 miles mostly along the Arlington Cultural District and Minuteman Bikeway. This is a great way to stay active and make some new friends in your community. Getting regular physical activity is one of the best things you can do for your health. Weather permitting.

Social Worker Drop-in Hours

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

Struggling to meet basic needs such as housing, food, or employment? A social worker is available to answer questions about social services in and around Arlington.

Drop-in Tech Help

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

Stop by and ask a librarian your technology-related questions. If we can't help with a specific issue you are having, we will do our best to point you to resources that can! Email arlington@minlib.net with any questions.

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, […]

Citizenship Exam Prep Class

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

The Citizenship preparation class is a 10-week course to prepare students to take the Citizenship exam. Offering instruction to improve English and all 100 questions of the civics portion of the test. Taught by experienced and trained teachers. Individual tutoring available in each class to review lesson materials. Eligibility requirements: to attend this class, you […]

Social Justice Book Group

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

This month’s Social Justice Book Group will discuss the issue of climate change with the selection, The great displacement: climate change and the next great American migration by Jake Bittle. Copies available in our Arlington Libraries, the Minuteman system, and on Libby.  Email Steven Prochet sprochet@minlib.net or call (781) 316-3218 for more information. Co-sponsored with […]

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.  Zoom […]

Imagine 2200: Climate Fiction for Future Ancestors with Tory Stephens

Online Event - Via Zoom MA, United States

Zoom Program: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89211589262?pwd=WDd6TEk3VDI4dE85dm9jOHJLMVQ3dz09 Join Tory Stephens of Grist Magazine, an independent non-profit media organization focused on the climate crisis, and learn how he created Imagine 2200: Climate Fiction for Future Ancestors. Imagine is a storytelling initiative that calls for fiction writers to envision the next 180 years of equitable climate progress, imagining intersectional worlds of […]

Queer Book Group: Hola Papi

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

The book group is from 7:0o-8:00pm as a hybrid group. You can come to the Robbins Library 4th floor conference room or join us on Zoom.   https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82574195308 Meeting ID: 825 7419 5308 Contact jstarkey@minlib.net with any questions. The Queer Book Group meets every other month on the last Wednesday of the month. This event […]

CANCELED–What’s New in Arlington Housing?

Arlington Town Hall 730 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA, United States

Please join the Friends of the Robbins Library as we present the next in our series of informational events showcasing a specific Town Department, this time the Department of Planning and Community Development.  In addition, we have invited representatives from two other Arlington organizations working to improve community housing in our town, the Arlington Housing […]