Library Programs for Adults

The library will be closed Dec 23 through Dec 26.  Programs will resume January 8.

SPEAKER SERIES LECTURES

Interested in attending a Speaker Series lecture? Mansfield Public Library hosts a number of different speakers each month covering different topics. Please check the calendar for specific date, times, and the topic covered.

YOGA IN THE LIBRARY

Mansfield Public Library's Community Room 

  • Tuesday 12/5 6-7 p.m.

Have you ever wanted to try yoga but felt you didn't know where to start? Well look no further we have an All-Levels Yoga class just for you! We will learn first how to breathe and then we will develop strength and flexibility by moving through gentle poses. This class will focus on alignment, balance, and mindfulness. No prior yoga experience is needed. No registration is required. Please make sure to bring your own yoga mats.

Get Craft For Adults

Mansfield Public Library's Community Room

  • Thursday December 12/21 6 p.m.

Enjoy making crafts? Come join us on each month and make a monthly themed craft. Each month will feature a different craft – call the library for information on the craft. Programs are limited to 18 & up.

PowerPoint for Beginners

Mansfield Public Library

  • Wednesday 12/6 4-5 p.m.
  • Wednesday 1/10 4-5 p.m.
  • Wednesday 2/7 4-5 p.m.

Learn the basics so you can create your own PowerPoint.  Registration opens 2 weeks prior to the program.  Please bring your flash drive if you would like to save your own work.  Cost: FREE.  Space is limited and registration is required.  Please visit the library or call 817-728-3690 to register. Please note basic computer skills are necessary for this class.

BASIC COMPUTERS AND INTRO TO MICROSOFT WORD

Mansfield Public Library's Community Room - Mondays at 3 p.m. Please join us for an introduction to computers, Microsoft Word, and basic internet use. Laptops will be available for use. Please bring a flash drive if you would like to save your work. No registration or library card is required.

DROP-IN-E-BOOK AND OVERDRIVE HELP

Mansfield Public Library's Community Room - Mondays at 4 p.m. Do you have questions about your Nook, Kindle, or any other e-reader? Having trouble downloading content? Join us for an informal help session for free help with E-books and E-readers. A Mansfield Public Library Card is required to use Overdrive. Please bring your Kindle, Nook, iPad, smartphone, or other device. No registration is required.

MICROSOFT EXCEL FOR BEGINERS*

First and Third Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. Need help or have questions about Microsoft Excel? Come join us at Mansfield Public Library for one-on one sessions to learn how to use Excel or brush up on your existing skills. Classes are FREE. This class requires registration. Visit the library or call to reserve your spot.

ENGLISH CONVERSATION CIRCLE

Tuesdays at 6 p.m. This program is for non-native English speakers who want to enhance their spoken English skills and increase their confidence in using conversational English. No registration is required

AS THE PAGE TURNS BOOK CLUB

Book ClubMansfield Public Library's Community Room - 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.

The library’s book club meets the third Tuesday of each month to discuss a variety of books ranging from fiction, non-fiction, etc.  No registration is required.

DateBook TitleAuthorDiscussion Leader
21-Nov-2017 The Scam  

Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg

FIC Evanovi
LP Evanovi
19-Dec-2017 Christmas Dinner - no book    
16-Jan-2018 The Snowman Jo Nesbo

Shelle M

20-Feb The House by the River Lena Manta

Audrey B

20-Mar Everyone Brave is Forgiven Chris Cleave Shelley D
17-Apr Cutting for Stone Abraham Verghese

Chris W

15-May The Nature of the Beast Louise Penny Georgie S
19-Jun The Girl with No Name Diney Costelone Mary D
17-Jul Lilac Girls or Before We Were Yours Martha Hall Kelly or Lisa Wingate Becky H
21-Aug Small Great Things Jodi Picoult Jean B
18-Sep The Silent Wife A.H.A. Harrison Phyllis McQ
16-Oct How to be Lost Amanda Eyre Ward Carol Ann G
20-Nov      
18-Dec Christmas Dinner - no book; winners of book challenge!    

*Registration required. Registration opens two weeks before the program; please visit morelibrary.org or contact the library (817) 728-3690 for assistance.

Volunteers

If you are interested in volunteering at the Library, please call us at 817-728-3690, or stop by the library.