RETHINKING PLASTIC RECYCLING – THURSDAY, JANUARY 30, 7:00 PM

Changes in world recycling markets make the news, but what do we need to know in Arlington, specifically? Join our discussion with DPW recycling coordinator Charlotte Milan about the seemingly endless variety of plastics and how this packaging affects curbside recycling. What do the … Continued

MYSTIC QUARTET – SUNDAY, JANUARY 12, 2020, 3:00 PM

The Mystic Quartet, an Arlington-based quartet, performs seasonally at the Belmont Farmers Market, and the Concord Winter Market. They will be debuting at the Arlington Public Library in January as part of the Friends’ Reading Room Music Series. The quartet is … Continued

NOT YOUR AVERAGE JOE’S TO BENEFIT THE LIBRARIES!

The Friends of the Robbins Library is the “Not Your Average Cause” in April! Plan to dine at Not Your Average Joe’s in Arlington during the month of April and 15% of all purchases made by Friends of the Robbins Library supporters will be given … Continued

Keepers of the (3rd Floor) Bees – Thursday, April 11, 7-9 pm

The Friends of the Robbins Library will hold a brief Annual Meeting followed by a fascinating presentation from the beekeepers of Best Bees who tend the Library’s 3rd Floor hives. Current Friends, Friends-to-be, and the general public are invited to come learn about the Friends’ … Continued

A FEW OF MY FAVORITE THINGS – SUNDAY, APRIL 7, 3-4 PM

The Friends of the Robbins Library bring you another program in the Reading Room Concert Series. Singer, song-writer Will McMillan will join versatile classical and jazz pianist, Joe Reid to bring you an hour of songs with lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein.  They … Continued