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Fall book sale begins Oct. 9

Friends of the Arlington Library invites you to the Fall Book Sale!

Oct. 9-12, 2014 at Arlington Central Library parking garage Screen shot 2013-07-29 at 11.11.22 AM

Thursday, Oct. 9, 5-9 p.m. FOAL Members Only (membership available at the door)

Friday, Oct. 10, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. open to all

Saturday, Oct. 11, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. open to all

Sunday, Oct. 12, Noon – 6 p.m. open to all – Half price day!

Volunteers needed! Questions?

Contact us at arlington.booksale@yahoo.com or (703) 228-5990.

Lit Up Ball to be held Oct. 18

Saturday, Oct. 18, from 8-11 p.m. at the Artisphere.Screen shot 2014-07-15 at 5.55.13 PM

The Friends of the Arlington Public Library present the second annual Lit Up Ball, a literary-themed social event created to raise money for the Library’s Early Literacy initiatives.

This year’s theme is Ian Flemings’s “James Bond: From Russia with Love. “As before, the best 1950s spy themed attire will be rewarded.

Stay tuned for news on this summer’s “Undercover Arlington Puzzle” – you could win a pair of free tickets to the 2014 Lit Up Ball!

All proceeds from the Lit Up Ball go to support 1000 Books Before Kindergarten.

Buy your tickets online for the 2014 Lit Up Ball today!

Online tickets sales will close on October 17th, 2014. Tickets can also be purchased at the door.


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