Thursday, December 4, 2014

Upcoming Teen Events: HTTYD 2 and Book Chat

Friday Flick: How to Train Your Dragon 2
Friday, December 12th
3-4:40 p.m.
Robbins Library Teen Area
Teens, come to the Teen Area after school for a free movie and snacks. This month's movie is rated PG.

Teens Only Book Chat
Wednesday, December 17th
3-4 p.m.
Robbins Library Teen Area
No worries if you don't finish the book, because there is no book!  Just come share your thoughts on any books you have read, eat snacks, and enjoy the discussion.  This is a great way to get reading suggestions, as well as share your love for reading.


***There is no Food Friday in December because I will be on vacation, sorry!***

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Mala Beads and Meditation Event Canceled

I have sad news. Tomorrow's Mala Beads and Meditation Workshop has been canceled.

Sorry everyone.

Friday, November 28, 2014

Teen Events Week of Nov 30th: Hot Chocolate and Meditation

TAG with Hot Chocolate!
Wednesday, December 3rd
3-4 p.m.
Robbins Library Teen Area
The Teen Advisory Group is your chance to share ideas, plan programs, recommend materials, and much more.  Attendees will receive Community Service Hours.


 Mala Beads and Meditation for Teens
Thursday, December 4
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Robbins Library Community Room
Come create your own unique set of Mala meditation beads In a fun and informal workshop.  Mala beads can be used to meditate with but can also be worn as a funky wrap bracelet or necklace to remind you to breathe and enjoy the moment.  Connie is a local Arlington mom and a yoga teacher/jewelry maker in her "spare" time! 
Space is limited. Reserve your spot here.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Holiday Hours for Turkey Day!

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone! I just wanted to let you know about our hours this week.
Wednesday, November 26th, the Robbins Library will be open from 9-5 and the Fox Branch is open 12-5.
Arlington Libraries will be CLOSED Thursday, November 27th.
Both Libraries will be open Friday, November 28th from 9-5. The Robbins library will be open with regular hours this weekend.

Monday, November 24, 2014

Reserve Your Spot for the Mala Beads and Meditation Workshop!

Mala Beads and Meditation for Teens
Thursday, December 4
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Robbins Library Community Room
Come create your own unique set of Mala meditation beads In a fun and informal workshop.  Mala beads can be used to meditate with but can also be worn as a funky wrap bracelet or necklace to remind you to breathe and enjoy the moment.  Connie is a local Arlington mom and a yoga teacher/jewelry maker in her "spare" time! 

*** Space is limited so register here to guarantee your spot! ***

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

November Events: Yoga, Food, Books, and a Reading!


Teens Only Book Chat
Wednesday,November 19th
3-4 p.m.
Robbins Library Teen Area
No worries if you don't finish the book, because there is no book!  Just come share your thoughts on any books you have read, eat snacks, and enjoy the discussion.  This is a great way to get reading suggestions, as well as share your love for reading.


Teen Yoga and Meditation
Wednesday, November 19th
4:30-5:30 p.m.
Robbins Library Community Room
Laugh, move, and breathe your way to a happier, healthier you. Strengthen your body and calm your mind as we blend traditional yoga poses with fun yoga inspired activities. Both energetic and relaxing, this is a class not to be missed! Please bring a towel or mat and register online: http://teenyoganov.eventbrite.com

Food Friday!
***Friday, November 21st***
This is 1 week early because of Saturday Scheduling
3-4 p.m.
Robbins Library Teen Area
Come to the Teen Area and sample the latest food trend. This event is for Teens only. ***Not recommended for those with food allergies.***


Teen Writers' Workshop Reading
Sunday, November 23rd
3:00-4:30 PM
Robbins Library Community Room
Join the Robbins Library as we celebrate the culmination of the Winter Teen Writers' Workshop lead by local author Lynette Benton. Listen to powerful writing, enjoy refreshments and celebrate teen creativity.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Events Nov 12th and 13th: Discussion with BAGLY and Movie

Discussion with BAGLY About Local LGBTQA Youth Needs
Wednesday, November 12th
6-8 pm
Robbins Library Community Room
LGBTQA Youth and Allies
Ages 13 – 19
Do you love the GSA, but wish there were more opportunities to socialize with other LGBTQA youth locally? Would you be interested in local programming for LGBTQA kids? What kinds of activities and supports would you like to see in place for local LGBTQA youth?
Please join members of BAGLY (Boston Alliance of Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgender Youth) and BAGLY’s director of programs for a discussion about local LGBTQA youth needs.  Come with all of your ideas and questions  – let’s fill the room!! 

Co-sponsored by the Robbins Library and the Boston Area Homeschoolers Queer/Straight Alliance. With event will replace the LGBT Drop-In Night

Teen Movie: Maleficent
Thursday, November 13th
3-4:40 p.m.
Robbins Library Teen Area
Teens, come to the Teen Area after school for a free movie and snacks. This month's movie is rated PG.