Adult

Landscape Design

Proper landscape design serves many functions. Some reasons are to assist in conserving energy and to reduce the use of water, fertilizers and pesticides. Other functions include:

Beautifying your home Placing practical areas in the landscape for play, entertaining, service and simple enjoyment Keeping landscape maintenance to a practical level.

Each of these items is totally subjective, therefore to make a person happy with their landscape questions must be answered such as:

What are the functions that are required in the landscape? How much time can you spend in...

ROS/CAR Duo (Violin/Harp)

Rosalie Gilbert and Oscar Soler met and began performing together while both were pursuing Bachelor of Music degrees at the Cleveland Institute of Music. Recently moved to Texas, they have performed as a duo for many years in states across the country including Maryland, Ohio, Colorado, Washington DC, and Wisconsin. Initially dubbed ROS/CAR by Rosie’s older brother, the name stuck. The couple married in July of 2010.

​A native of Caracas, Venezuela, Oscar had his solo debut at the age of seven with the Jovenes Arcos de Caracas. Since then he has performed regularly as a soloist,...

Sustainable Vegetable Gardening

What does it mean to practice “ sustainable gardening ”? What is the background behind the native versus ornamental debate? What are the best ways to handle pests and diseases without affecting human, animal and plant health? Find out with Tarrant County Master Gardeners.

Presented with the City of Arlington Water Department

Native and Adapted Plants

Native and better-adapted plants in home and business landscapes serve as environmentally sustainable assets that are usually labor efficient compared with resource intensive varieties. Come learn what plants you should use! No matter what point you are starting from, you can add ease, comfort, and enjoyment to your yard or garden by using native and adapted plants .

Presented by master gardeners through a partnership with The City of Arlington Water Department

GED/HSE Class Orientation

Mansfield Public Library is pleased to offer GED/HSE classes in partnership with Fort Worth ISD starting in 2018. Classes will be held face to face on Monday’s from 10-1pm at Mansfield Public Library. Orientation for GED/HSE classes will begin on Monday, January 29 th from 10am-1pm. If interested in attending, please register. We look forward to seeing you on Monday, January 29 th at 10am at Mansfield Public Library.

Address: 104 S. Wisteria St. Mansfield, TX 76063

If you have any questions, please contact the library at...

Murder and Mayhem Book Discussion

Join Mansfield Public Library in our Murder and Mayhem Book Discussion at 10:30am. No registration is required and program is limited to adults (18+).

January 31: Into the Water by Paula Hawkins February 28: Dark Places by Gillian Flynn March 28: The Husband's Secret April 25: The Woman in Cabin 10

CANCELLED-Speaker Series: New Year, New You

Join Methodist Mansfield’s weight management specialist in learning about what you need to do to start off the New Year in the right direction. Learn some new tips and tricks in cooking healthy, balanced eating, and exercising. Registration is required. Registration opens two weeks prior to program date.

Henna Designs for Adults (18+)

Come join Mansfield Public Library in learning about henna designs. Henna is a plant-based dye that safely stains the skin for a short period of time. Our henna artist will teach patrons how to create beautiful designs with this popular art form. All materials will be provided. Registration is required. Registration opens two weeks before the date of the program.

Creative Writing Workshop

Energize your creative writing with multiple modalities – scene, poetry, color, dialogue. Using as our guide, excerpts from Michael Ondaatje’s vibrant story of New Orleans Jazz in Coming Through Slaughter , we will explore and practice a variety of writing styles. Workshop leader, Jonnie Martin, holds an MFA in Fiction and is author of the novel Wrangle, winner of a Will Rogers Silver Medallion.

Movie Matinee: Wonder Woman

Join us for a movie matinee at Mansfield Public Library. No registration required and program is free. Popcorn will be provided.

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