Senior

Yoga in the Library

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 in the library! No prior yoga experience is needed. No registration is required. Please make sure to bring your own yoga mats. Yoga classes will occur on the first Tuesday of the month from 6-7pm. Program is limited to 18 & up.

TechLiNK @ Back to School Bash

The TechLiNK will be at Back to School Bash hosted by the Arlington Police Department. There will be bounce houses; you can learn about street safety, talk with the fire department, and play games. Free food and more! Join us and enjoy meeting and interacting with your community.

Solar Eclipse Viewing

UPDATE: Due to high volumes of interest, one pair of the solar eclipse glasses will be available to check-out per library card for a two hour period.

Come to Mansfield Public Library and check out special solar eclipse glasses to view the solar eclipse on Monday, August 21, 2017. The maximum eclipse time will be approximately at 1:10pm. This is a come and go event. No registration is required....

The Novel Writer's Workshop

Every story has a beginning, middle and an end. But how do you get from the very first sentence to the climax, and how do you bundle all of your plot points into a neat package? Join author Krystal N. Craiker as she gives you all the tools you'll need to plot your own novel in preparation of the upcoming National Novel Writing Month.

Technology Show and Tell

Come check out the library's gizmos and gadgets at this come and go event! Did you know the library has 3-D printers, Mindstorm Robots, Virtual Reality, Sphero robots, Snap circuits, new STEM kits and more?! Explore the technology and learn about our fall tech programs!

Technology lovers of all ages are welcome!

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North Texas Giving Day

North Texas Giving Day is an annual online giving event, coordinated by the Communities Foundation of Texas, to encourage North Texans to make charitable contributions to the nonprofit organizations of their choice. All contributions made from 6 a.m. -midnight that day are matched, in part, by the Communities Foundation. Join us at the Levitt as we celebrate North Texas Giving Day in Arlington!

Arlington Rocks

Join us for rock painting fun! Design and paint rocks with your friends. We will provide paint-friendly rocks and rock-friendly paint. You bring your imagination! Feel free to bring your favorite designs, painting tips and ideas for hiding rocks in the community.

Come back later in the week for paint touch ups and the final sealant.

After you hide your rocks, share on the Arlington Rocks- Texas Official Facebook Group !

Senior Art: Birdhouse Painting

Color your garden with a hand-painted birdhouse. This art program for senior citizens offers an afternoon of simple, guided instruction on hand painting a small birdhouse. The finished project will make a beautiful addition to any front or backyard, or can be given away as a personalized, unique gift.

Registration is required for this program.

Check out this Senior Art program happening in October!

Senior Art: Painting on Water

Memoir Writing Workshop

Join other aspiring writers for an inspiring mini memoir writing workshop!

We'll start by examining some tried and true memoir writing advice (such as narrowing your focus, putting your readers in your shoes, borrowing techniques from fiction writing, creating an emotional journey, etc).

Then we'll spend some time writing from memory prompts and sharing excerpts with the group for feedback (if willing!)

We'll conclude by learning how to use the structure and encouragement built into November's National Novel Writing Month (...

Maker Nights: Painting Party

At Maker Nights, you will find a new hobby, make a craft, or learn a new skill to take home with you. At this Maker Night session, we will be making art! Enjoy a relaxed evening of painting with guided instruction. Each participant will work with an individual canvas and follow along with the instructor to create a simple, beautiful painting.

Registration is required for this program. For adults, 18+.

This program is part of the Maker Nights series for adults. Every session of this program series will introduce a different hobby/skill. If required,...

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