Welcome to Arlington Reads, the Arlington Public Library’s One Community – One Book program.

We are delighted to present literary legend and Kentucky farmer Wendell Berry as this year’s featured author and guest speaker. We will be reading Mr. Berry’s  “The Memory of Old Jack”, and the author will join us on Tuesday, May 4 at 7:00 p.m., to discuss his life’s work and his vision of people honoring and reconnecting with the soil.

This year’s Arlington Reads events also include a community book discussion, an ‘Eating Local’ panel discussion, film screenings, a beekeeping workshop for kids, and more:

Would you like to join us in reading “The Memory of Old Jack”? Here’s how to get your copy: