Booktoberfest

Booktoberfest: Our new fall celebration and fundraiser

JOIN Us for a fall afternoon of celebration and community!  Beer, barbecue, lawn games and friends for the adults; pumpkin painting, bobbing for apples, playground time and friends for the kids.  

Our first fall fundraiser kicks off on 

Sunday, October 2, 2016

4 to 7 p.m.

Lyon Park Community Center, 414 N. Fillmore St., Arlington, VA  22201

Beer provided by New District Brewing Company, Arlington's new brewery. 

Pork barbecue with all the trimmings, hot dogs, chicken tenders, mac and cheese, orzo, tomato and feta salad and grilled corn salad

Silent auction, live music by the Buzz Hounds (voted Best Local Band in Best of Arlington 2016)

$50 admission, kids under 12 free with donation of a new kids' book.  All proceeds support TRC's family literacy programs.  Hope you can join us!

Buy tickets HERE.

Book Suggestions from Arlington Librarians

expand

What's a good book for a plane ride, camp, a read-aloud session, a week at the beach? 

Rachel Lwin, Youth Services Librarian at Arlington Public Library, and Lynn Rohrs, Librarian at Drew Model School in Arlington, give you the books they've seen kids go crazy for.