Regular Scheduled Programs at the Library for Adults

Geri-Fit Strength Training exercises - hopefully will resume in the fall.

Geri-Fit® -- the First Workout with Weights for Older Adults with Francesca Fisher (DVD) - filmed in 1996 with floorwork was begun as a federal study at the Arlington Public Library in April of 2019.  Weight training exercises for the elderly that increase mobility and improves arthritic conditions.

Since then the library continues to do strength and stretch exercises for residents of the community each Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9:00 -10:00 in the library meeting room. 


Coffee-Social Hour will be held on Tuesdays from 3:00-4:00 p.m.  Beverage and good conversation is on the menu.

Card Night will begin in September on Thursdays from 6:00-9:00.  Check the website for updates.

Bingo is being held on Thursday afternoons during August for all ages.  Come join the fun from 3:00-4:00 p.m.

Monthly Book Discussion Group  A book discussion group is a forum where readers can come together and talk about books and the reading experience. The Arlington Public holds a monthly book discussion each month on the first Wednesday evening at 2:00.  Discussion leaders Elaine Rosburg and Ellen Rule select a book and the library orders books through Silo interlibrary loan program.  

Book discussion groups build community. They offer opportunity for intelligent conversation and lead to deeper understanding of an author's work.  Members form life-long friendships. For information about how you can join group contact the library at (563)633-3475 or email      Monthly book discussion is being held the first Wednesday at 2:00 in the City Park.  Books are available at the library for check out.