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Center for Local History

Center for Local History

“Digitizing opens up a whole world to be able to share these things, but nothing can replace holding that Civil War letter” says Judy Knudsen when describing how Arlington Public Library’s Center for Local History is changing, yet remaining the same.  Formerly known as the Virginia Room, the new name better describes the scope of […]

Green Acres

Green Acres

When Arlington Arts Center heard about the County’s Urban Agriculture task force, it decided to mount an exhibit that looked at issues of farming, ecology, and sustainability and turn it into a Community project.

Andy Warhol's Silver Clouds

Andy Warhol’s Silver Clouds

A look at Artisphere’s landmark exhibition of Andy Warhol’s Silver Clouds, the first time this delightful exhibit has been seen in the DC Capital region.

Bikeshare

Bikeshare

Surpassing expectation, the Capital Bikeshare program has been a big success. Here/Now host, Tara Palacios, finds out why people are taking to these bikes, and how Capital Bikeshare is an expansion of Arlington County’s public transportation system and vision for the future.

Paws to Read

Paws to Read

Cynthia Power was looking for a way to volunteer in her community while spending time with her beloved dog Humphrey. She found Paws to Read.

SuperNOVA

SuperNOVA

For three days in June, the SuperNOVA performance art festival enlivened the streets of Rosslyn, bringing more than 75 emerging and established local, national, and international artists to energize public spaces and engages audiences in unexpected ways.

Turtle Trot Training

Turtle Trot Training

Today 1 in 3 children in America is considered obese. That’s why it’s important for us to find fun and innovative ways to kids to move more. The Arlington County Parks & Recreation Department is finding lots of ways to help kids age into activity

Know Your... County Fair

Know Your… County Fair

We set David Gaines loose on the 36th annual Arlington County Fair.

Calloway Cemetery

Calloway Cemetery

Join us on this inspiring trip to one of the county’s most recent designated historical sites, the 19th century African American churchyard cemetery at Calloway United Methodist Church.

Artisphere's Creative Camps

Artisphere’s Creative Camps

This edition of Artscape checks in with one of the new Creative Camps being offered at Artisphere.

Artomatic

Artomatic

The DC region’s favorite wandering Arts festival has come back to Crystal City — and it’s bigger and better than ever!

Artscape: Face to Face

Artscape: Face to Face

Artists from Arlington and our Sister City of Aachen, Germany took turns hosting each other, first in Germany and then here in Arlington.

Artscape: Wave Arbor

Artscape: Wave Arbor

Highlighting one of the newest pieces of public art in the county, Wave Arbor by Doug Hollis is a magnificent addition to skyline at Long Bridge Park.

"Frida Kahlo: Her Photos" at Artisphere

“Frida Kahlo: Her Photos” at Artisphere

The exhibit “Frida Kahlo: Her Photos” is making an exclusive US stop at Artisphere thru March 25, and AVNs Here/now camera crew stopped by for the opening reception.

girl on bike

Lose the Training Wheels

In this episode, we visit a heart tugging summer camp, where therapy, recreation, and fun all come together.