East Library and Recreation Center

East Library and Recreation Center This collaborative facility between the Parks and Recreation and Libraries departments is the first of its kind in Arlington.

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Come out Saturday for our last Eastside Exchange for the Fall. We will also be celebrating our 1 year anniversary of The...
11/09/2021

Come out Saturday for our last Eastside Exchange for the Fall.

We will also be celebrating our 1 year anniversary of The East opening!! ๐Ÿ’™

Have you seen how beautiful Bob Cooke Park is?!? We love our Parks Operation Staff and everything they do the keep Arlin...
11/06/2021

Have you seen how beautiful Bob Cooke Park is?!? We love our Parks Operation Staff and everything they do the keep Arlington Parks looking fantastic! ๐Ÿ’™๐ŸŒณ

Come out to see it in Person at our next Eastside Exchange, Saturday 11/13. We will also be celebrating our 1 year anniversary of The East! ๐ŸŽˆ

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11/04/2021

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11/03/2021

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11/01/2021

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We had such a Spooktacular time at our Trail or Treat event on Friday. Thank you all for attending and thank you to our ...
11/01/2021

We had such a Spooktacular time at our Trail or Treat event on Friday. Thank you all for attending and thank you to our vendors and sponsor Recovery Resource Council. Hope to see you at future events at The East. ๐ŸŽƒ

Come out and support our local athletes and police department as the compete in a friendly volleyball game!
10/18/2021

Come out and support our local athletes and police department as the compete in a friendly volleyball game!

Come out and support our local athletes and police department as the compete in a friendly volleyball game!

Itโ€™s a beautiful day in East Arlington! Be sure to stop by the Eastside Exchange today! โ˜€๏ธ๐Ÿ’š
10/16/2021

Itโ€™s a beautiful day in East Arlington! Be sure to stop by the Eastside Exchange today! โ˜€๏ธ๐Ÿ’š

FYI - Please call us at (817) 275-1351 prior to your arrival as the programming shift from the AISD Natatorium has alter...
10/15/2021

FYI - Please call us at (817) 275-1351 prior to your arrival as the programming shift from the AISD Natatorium has altered the pool schedule for the time being.

AQUATICS UPDATE: Effective Oct. 15, our aquatics programming at the AISD Natatorium will be halted until further notice due to temporary staffing issues. As a result of the relocation of swim lessons and programs from the AISD Natatorium, the evening open swim at East Indoor Pool will be temporarily suspended. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding. Please call the East Library and Recreation Center at (817) 275-1351 for indoor pool availability and more info.

Looks like itโ€™s going to be a great line up of vendors for The Eastside Exchange and the weather will be perfect! โ˜€๏ธHope...
10/15/2021

Looks like itโ€™s going to be a great line up of vendors for The Eastside Exchange and the weather will be perfect! โ˜€๏ธHope to see you there!

Gracie Lou Sweets & Treats
Sacred Instruments
Under the Icing
Nappy And Happy

AQUATICS UPDATE: Due to the restructuring of the City of Arlington Aquatics organization, the AISD Natatorium will close...
10/15/2021

AQUATICS UPDATE: Due to the restructuring of the City of Arlington Aquatics organization, the AISD Natatorium will close beginning tomorrow, October 15, 2021, and will remain closed until further notice. Swim lessons will be relocated to East Indoor Pool temporarily.

Due to relocation of programs from AISD, the evening open swim schedule at East Indoor Pool will be temporarily suspended. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.

AQUATICS UPDATE: Due to the restructuring of the City of Arlington Aquatics organization, the AISD Natatorium will close beginning tomorrow, October 15, 2021, and will remain closed until further notice. Swim lessons will be relocated to East Indoor Pool temporarily.

Due to relocation of programs from AISD, the evening open swim schedule at East Indoor Pool will be temporarily suspended. We apologize for the inconvenience and appreciate your understanding.

It's not too late to register for our Day Off Day Camp!
10/06/2021

It's not too late to register for our Day Off Day Camp!

It's not too late to register for our Day Off Day Camp!

๐ŸŽ‰We are two weeks away from our next Eastside Exchange event at Bob Cooke Park! Be sure to mark your calendars and come ...
10/04/2021

๐ŸŽ‰We are two weeks away from our next Eastside Exchange event at Bob Cooke Park! Be sure to mark your calendars and come out for local vendors, food trucks, music and fun!

๐ŸŽ‰We are two weeks away from our next Eastside Exchange event at Bob Cooke Park! Be sure to mark your calendars and come out for local vendors, food trucks, music and fun!

Stop by The East this upcoming Friday from 2 PM to 4 PM to get free food from our food pantry!!!
10/02/2021

Stop by The East this upcoming Friday from 2 PM to 4 PM to get free food from our food pantry!!!

Stop by The East this upcoming Friday from 2 PM to 4 PM to get free food from our food pantry!!!

Some amazing products here at The East!! Come check us out!! ๐Ÿ’™โ˜€๏ธ Itโ€™s a beautiful day to spend at the park! ๐ŸŒณ
09/18/2021

Some amazing products here at The East!! Come check us out!! ๐Ÿ’™โ˜€๏ธ Itโ€™s a beautiful day to spend at the park! ๐ŸŒณ

Come check us out today at The Eastside Exchangeโ€ผ๏ธ Support local vendors!! Grab some food and come together as a communi...
09/18/2021

Come check us out today at The Eastside Exchangeโ€ผ๏ธ Support local vendors!! Grab some food and come together as a community!! ๐Ÿ’™

Come check us out today at The Eastside Exchangeโ€ผ๏ธ Support local vendors!! Grab some food and come together as a community!! ๐Ÿ’™

Tomorrow is the day!! Eastside Exchange is here at Bob Cooke Park and The East! Don't forget to stop by and check it out...
09/17/2021

Tomorrow is the day!! Eastside Exchange is here at Bob Cooke Park and The East! Don't forget to stop by and check it out! Big things continue to come to East Arlington! ๐Ÿ‘

Tomorrow is the day!! Eastside Exchange is here at Bob Cooke Park and The East! Don't forget to stop by and check it out! Big things continue to come to East Arlington! ๐Ÿ‘

We had such a great time at our Hoops with Heroes event! Thank you Koinonia Christian Church, RWG Stem Academy and Arlin...
09/17/2021

We had such a great time at our Hoops with Heroes event! Thank you Koinonia Christian Church, RWG Stem Academy and Arlington Police Department for making this happen! We love it when the community comes together! ๐Ÿ’™โค๏ธ Be on the lookout for future events like this!

Starting next Monday The East will have new Kids Club hours!
09/16/2021

Starting next Monday The East will have new Kids Club hours!

Starting next Monday The East will have new Kids Club hours!

Don't forget Thursday nights are volleyball nights here at The East!
09/08/2021

Don't forget Thursday nights are volleyball nights here at The East!

Don't forget Thursday nights are volleyball nights here at The East!

ICYMI: Big things happened at The East last week. The lounge was dedicated to one of our biggest fans, Sue Phillips. Sue...
09/07/2021

ICYMI: Big things happened at The East last week. The lounge was dedicated to one of our biggest fans, Sue Phillips.

Sue thank you for everything you do for East Arlington and The East. ๐Ÿ‘

"Arlington, Texas has four corners. One of them is the East. And don't you be looking down your nose at us. This is where we live. We are wonderful". - Sue Phillips

Does your child enjoy baking and creating yummy treats! Join us every week this fall to have fun, make delicious dessert...
09/07/2021

Does your child enjoy baking and creating yummy treats! Join us every week this fall to have fun, make delicious desserts, and meet new friends! Our baking instructor is bilingual!

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Does your child enjoy baking and creating yummy treats! Join us every week this fall to have fun, make delicious desserts, and meet new friends! Our baking instructor is bilingual!

https://anc.apm.activecommunities.com/arlingtonparks/activity/search?locale=en-US&activity_select_param=2&activity_keyword=bak&viewMode=list

The East is closed today! We hope you have a safe and fun holiday! See you tomorrow!
09/06/2021

The East is closed today! We hope you have a safe and fun holiday! See you tomorrow!

The East is closed today! We hope you have a safe and fun holiday! See you tomorrow!

The East is so excited to partner with Arlington Police Department and Koinonia Christian Church to offer a Hoops with H...
08/30/2021

The East is so excited to partner with Arlington Police Department and Koinonia Christian Church to offer a Hoops with Heroes! ๐Ÿšจ๐Ÿ€ Be sure you come out to cheer each team on!

The East is so excited to partner with Arlington Police Department and Koinonia Christian Church to offer a Hoops with Heroes! ๐Ÿšจ๐Ÿ€ Be sure you come out to cheer each team on!

Looking for a Preschool Program? ๐Ÿ– Or maybe a Momโ€™s day out program? ๐Ÿš™ Come to The East! Your little one will learn, pla...
08/28/2021

Looking for a Preschool Program? ๐Ÿ– Or maybe a Momโ€™s day out program? ๐Ÿš™ Come to The East! Your little one will learn, play and socialize with other preschoolers! We will have story times, crafts, imaginative play and so much more! โค๏ธ

Happy Birthday to our incredible Meals on Wheels director Dan! We are so thankful for all you do at The East!! ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽˆ
08/27/2021

Happy Birthday to our incredible Meals on Wheels director Dan! We are so thankful for all you do at The East!! ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽˆ

There are still a few spots left for our Day Trip to the Spectacular Follies. Be sure to get registered by calling 817-2...
08/26/2021

There are still a few spots left for our Day Trip to the Spectacular Follies. Be sure to get registered by calling 817-275-1351. It is sure to be a great time! ๐ŸŽค

There are still a few spots left for our Day Trip to the Spectacular Follies. Be sure to get registered by calling 817-275-1351. It is sure to be a great time! ๐ŸŽค

ยกLlame o visite para registrarse!
08/24/2021

ยกLlame o visite para registrarse!

ยกLlame o visite para registrarse!

Grandparents day is September 12th, be sure to celebrate with us on September 4th. ๐Ÿง‡๐Ÿ’
08/23/2021

Grandparents day is September 12th, be sure to celebrate with us on September 4th. ๐Ÿง‡๐Ÿ’

Grandparents day is September 12th, be sure to celebrate with us on September 4th. ๐Ÿง‡๐Ÿ’

Such great things happen in East Arlington!! โค๏ธBe sure to check out this great event at Bob Cooke Park today! ๐Ÿ€๐Ÿ““๐Ÿ–
08/14/2021

Such great things happen in East Arlington!! โค๏ธ

Be sure to check out this great event at Bob Cooke Park today! ๐Ÿ€๐Ÿ““๐Ÿ–

Hey yโ€™all! #SLAMfest is our annual basketball tournament and fundraiser benefiting elementary school children in the DFW metroplex. This event is spearheaded by Otis and Rosie Brown Foundation Board Member and organization co-founder, Jamaal Brown. Jamaal created this event in 2009 to give back to his alma mater, Sam Houston High School AISD, by bringing together current students and alumni with a fun filled, competitive day of community basketball games and community giving.

Join us for our 11th annual celebration on August 14, 2021, from 4 pm to 8 pm, at the Otis โ€œPOPSโ€ Brown Basketball Court at Bob Cooke Park in Arlington, Texas!ย ย Bob Cooke Park is located at 2025 Craig Hanking Drive Arlington, Texas 76010. This event is FREE to attend. Food trucks will be onsite selling concessions. Donโ€™t forget to bring your own lawn chairs.

To register a team or to play as an individual on an existing basketball team, please email Jamaal Brown atย ย [email protected] for more event details.

Please bringย ย back to school donations geared for elementary school kids!

#SLAMfestArlington ๐Ÿ€
#ExtraordinaryIS โค๏ธโœจ

โ˜€๏ธ Our Seniors wrapped up the end of summer with an Indoor Cookout today! We grilled burgers, played backyard games and ...
08/10/2021

โ˜€๏ธ Our Seniors wrapped up the end of summer with an Indoor Cookout today! We grilled burgers, played backyard games and enjoyed some good times!! ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ˜Ž

โ˜€๏ธ Our Seniors wrapped up the end of summer with an Indoor Cookout today! We grilled burgers, played backyard games and enjoyed some good times!! ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ˜Ž

Summer may be coming to an end... but the FUN will continue with Afterschool Care at The EAST. Be sure to get registered...
08/09/2021

Summer may be coming to an end... but the FUN will continue with Afterschool Care at The EAST. Be sure to get registered before Monday! โœ…

Party in the Park was such a great event last night! We were able to serve 200 families with backpacks, school supplies ...
08/07/2021

Party in the Park was such a great event last night! We were able to serve 200 families with backpacks, school supplies and dental kits! โค๏ธ We are so thankful for all of our vendors who made this night possible! A big thank you to Resource Recovery Center and Title Max for providing all the school supplies!! โœ๏ธ๐Ÿ“š

Address

1817 New York Ave. Dr.
Arlington, TX
76010

Opening Hours

Monday 6am - 9pm
Tuesday 6am - 9pm
Wednesday 6am - 9pm
Thursday 6am - 9pm
Friday 6am - 9pm
Saturday 8am - 6pm
Sunday 12pm - 6pm

Telephone

+18172751351

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