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
Mansfield 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.
|Date||Book Title||Author||Discussion Leader|
Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
|19-Dec-2017||Christmas Dinner - no book|
|16-Jan-2018||The Snowman||Jo Nesbo||
|20-Feb||The House by the River||Lena Manta||
|20-Mar||Everyone Brave is Forgiven||Chris Cleave||Shelley D|
|17-Apr||Cutting for Stone||Abraham Verghese||
|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|
|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.
If you are interested in volunteering at the Library, please call us at 817-728-3690, or stop by the library.