Library Programs for Adults

Programs resume Sept 5.  We will still have Bookclub in August.

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 09/05 6-7 p.m.
  • Tuesday 10/03 6-7 p.m.
  • Tuesday 11/17 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 CRAFTY

Mansfield Public Library's Community Room

  • Thursday 09/28 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Thursday 10/26 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Thursday 11/24 6-7:30 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.

MEDICARE 101

Mansfield Public Library's Community Room

  • Tuesday 09/26 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday 10/24 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday 11/24 6-7:30 p.m.

Do you have questions about Medicare and didn’t know what to ask or who to ask? Here’s your opportunity to ask those questions in a casual setting. Join a representative that will talk about your rights, options, and entitlements so you can make informed decisions about Medicare.

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
17-Jan Nineteen Minutes Jodi Picoult

FIC Picoult

21-Feb The Butterfly's Daughter Mary Alice Monroe

FIC Monroe

21-Mar The Cookbook Collector Allegra Goodman FIC Goodman
18-Apr Oleander Girl (Mansfield Reads!) Chitra Divakaruni

FIC Divakar
FIC Divakaruni

16-May Girl Waits with Gun Amy Stewart FIC Stewart
LP Stewart
20-Jun The Intervention of Wings Sue Monk Kidd FIC Kidd
CD Kidd
18-Jul The Chemist Stephenie Meyer FIC Meyer
LP Meyer
CD Meyer
15-Aug Hidden Figures Margot Lee Shetterly 510.925 Lee
Shet
19-Sep The Woman in Cabin 10 Ruth Ware FIC Ware
17-Oct The Storied Life of A.J. Gabrielle Zevin FIC Zevin
CD Zevin
21-Nov The Scam  

Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg

FIC Evanovi
LP Evanovi
19-Dec Christmas Dinner - no book    

*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.