The Lab

Teens can hang out at the Lab at East Branch Library every Tuesday from 4:00-8:00 pm. Teen Tuesday programs are from 6:30-7:30 pm, and you can join us for a different program each week! The rest of the time is for you to use a computer, play a video game, make art, read a book, or whatever is going on in the Lab that night!

GO Center

GO Centers help spread the word about college and career opportunities, create and promote a college-going culture and encourage students to consider higher education after graduation. By providing the necessary resources, information and man-power, GO Centers are able to help students and parents better prepare and plan for college. They serve as a point of coordination between students, counselors, and institutions of higher education.

Go Center Mentors will be available every Tuesday 3 to 6 p.m.

September 12 th - First day GO Center will be open/ Mentor Intro...

NFB-Newsline & Assistive Technology

Come discover resources and information at this free event sponsored by the National Federation of the Blind- Arlington Chapter.

Discover NFB-Newsline App - News, Weather, TV Guide and more.

Experience Christal Vision Technology instruction.

Hop on the "Independence Bus" from Lighthouse For The Blind. Learn tips on accessibility at home.

Meet with future Guide Dogs for the Blind- puppies and their raisers.


Doggie Dog Safety and Nutrition

UPDATE: Program has been cancelled, if you should have any questions, please call the library at 817-728-3690.

Join MPL in conjunction with Hollywood feed (Mansfield) and Out and About Dog Training to learn about what steps need to be taken to make sure your fur-baby is healthy and safe! Goody bags courtesy of Hollywood Feed will be given to registered attendees! Registration is required, please register on morelibrary.org or contact the library for assistance....

Teen Get Crafty

Get Crafty for Teens @ MPL. Enjoy making crafts? Come join us on each month and make a monthly themed craft. Call the library for more information on the craft. Registration opens two weeks prior to the program. Program is free and limited to ages 13-17.

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.

Teen Tuesdays

Teen Tuesdays will NOT MEET on Tuesday, November 7 due to Election Day voting.

Come to Teen Zone every Tuesday night for a different teen program! Painting, writing, robots-who knows what will be going on?

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....

Robotics Showcase

UTARI (University of Texas at Arlingtons's Research Institute) would like to invite everyone to this amazing Robotics Showcase!

This event will have the latest in robotic technology with the leading engineers and researchers in their field to tell us all about them.

This is a hands on event for all ages, and we encourage video and picture taking.


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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