What did the pumpkin say to the pumpkin carver? Cut it out! 

How to sign up:
FREE, REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Sign up below to reserve a pumpkin. Only one per person, please!

Where to pick a pumpkin:
Pumpkins will be available outside Central Library on Monday, Oct.12 from 12-2 p.m., at the Take & Make table on the sidewalk between the Library and the tennis courts!

Pumpkin Decorating Contest:
When you're finished decorating your gourd-geous pumpkin, keep the fun going and submit it to the Pumpkin Decorating Contest! There are prizes for all ages and all winning pumpkins and honorable mentions will be featured in a special publication. Deadline for submission is Oct. 22, 11:59 PM. 

Pumpkin Decorating & Carving Party:
Want to join the library and community in decorating your pumpkin together? Join us on Oct. 14 for our family friendly Pumpkin Decorating Party earlier in the day at 3pm and our Pumpkin Carving Party for teens and adults later in the evening at 7pm

This program is sponsored by the Friends of the Arlington Public Library.

Monday, October 12, 2020
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Central Library
Good for Adults Age 55+ Good for Caregivers of Adults Good for Families Good for Parents
Arlington Public Library
Registration has closed.

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Accommodations in the Library

Arlington County provides accommodations to individuals with disabilities upon request. Please contact ​us at least five (5) business days in advance.

  • Phone: 703-228-5993
  • Email: Jberg@arlingtonva.us