Upcoming Programs

E.g., Jul 13, 2018
E.g., Jul 13, 2018

Current Multiday Events

The Arlington Public Library's Event Calendar has moved!

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 to Friday, August 31, 2018
George W. Hawkes Downtown Library
100 Center St.
Arlington, TX 76010

Movie Matinee

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

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

  • June 8: Justice League (PG-13)
  • June 15: Wonder (PG)
  • June 22: Jumanji (PG-13)
  • June 29: Coco (PG)
  • July
  • ...
Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Child, Tween, Teen, Adult, Senior

Family Place Playtime

Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Come in for open playtime in our new Family Place Library area. Bring your young children to play with others while building skill through play. Parents are required to remain with children at all times. 

Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Child

Chess Club

Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Learn how to play or just brush up on your skills. All ages and levels welcome. No registration is required.

Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Tween, Teen, Adult, Senior

Basic Computer Class

Monday, July 16, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm

New to computers and the internet? Let us help! This class is for beginners and will help you learn the basics. Come in with your questions and we will work to help you learn. Laptops will be available for use. Please bring a flash drive if you would like to save any work. No library card is...

Mansfield Library Community Room
Adult, Senior

Drop-In E-Book and Overdrive Help

Monday, July 16, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Do you have questions about your Nook, Kindle, or any other re-readers? Having trouble downloading content? Join us for an informal session for free help with E-books and E-readers. A Mansfield Public Library Card is required to use Overdrive. Please bring your e-device, no registration...

Mansfield Library Community Room
Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Adult, Senior

Story Time for Tots (18 months to 3 years old)

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Who: Toddlers 18 months to 3 years old with a caregiver.

When: Tuesdays and Saturdays at 10:30am 

What: 30 minutes of books, songs, finger-plays, and rhymes

Why: Introduces toddlers and parents to developmentally appropriate literature and related activities....

Mansfield Library Community Room
Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Child
Storytime

Minute to Win It

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Minute to Win It* Do you think you have what it takes to win the minute to win it challenges? Come with a team or join one of ours to win one of these fun tasks in less than 60 seconds. Registration is required. Please contact the library for registration assistance at 817-728-3690 or register...

Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Teen, Adult, Senior

Spanish Conversation Circle

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

This program is for non-native Spanish speakers who want to enhance their spoken Spanish skills and increase their confidence in using conversational Spanish. Join us weekly  on Tuesday's from 4-5 pm. Classes are free and no registration is required.

Mansfield Library Community Room
Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Adult, Senior

Spanish for Beginners (18 & up)

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

This program is for non-native Spanish speakers who want to learn basic Spanish skills. Join us weekly on Tuesday's from 5-6 pm. Classes are free and no registration is required. Programs is limited to 18 & up.

Adult, Senior

English Conversation Circle

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

This program is for non-native English speakers who want to enhance their spoken English skills and increase their confidence in using conversational English. Classes are free and no registration is required.

Adult, Senior
Literacy / Tutoring

Microsoft Excel for Beginners

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

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. Registration is required, please come into the library or call 817-728-3690 to register. 

Adult, Senior

As the Page Turns Book Club

Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm

Join the library's monthly book club in discussing a variety of books ranging from fiction, non-fiction, etc.

  • January 16: The Snowman by Jo Nesbo
  • February 20: The House by the River by Lena Manta
  • March 20: Everyone Brave is Forgiven by Chris Cleave
  • ...
Mansfield Library Community Room
Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Adult, Senior

James Wand Secret Agent Magic Show

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:30am

Super spy magician James Wand’s magical show includes clues, secret codes, and lots of magic as the children help him on a top secret mission. No registration is required. This event will be taking place at the Farr Best Theater, 109 N Main St, Mansfield, TX 76063....

Farr Best Theater
109 N Main St
Mansfield, TX 76063
Child

STEM Club

Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Come explore STEM subjects with hands on projects. STEM Club meets every Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. Registration is required for each week. Please contact the library at 817-728-3690 for registration assistance or register here on MoRE. 

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Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Adult, Senior

Bilingual Story Time (3 to 6 years old)

Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 10:30am to 11:15am

Who: Children 3-6 years old, both English and Spanish speakers with a caregiver.

What: 30 minutes of books, songs, finger-plays and rhymes in both English and Spanish.

Why: Fosters emergent literacy, reinforces group listening skills and allows children to become familiar...

Mansfield Library Community Room
Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Child
Storytime

Harry Potter Escape Room

Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

Join us for puzzles and fun as you pit yourself against the library escape room! Groups and individuals are welcome. Please visit or call the Mansfield Public Library at 817-728-3690 to reserve your time slot for this event. Registration will be open two weeks prior to the...

Mansfield Library Community Room
Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Tween, Teen, Adult, Senior

Braden Daniels: Magic and Mystery Show

Thursday, July 19, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Mansfield's premier sleight of hand artist leaves you breathless as you are taken on a fast-paced, fascinating and MIND BLOWING journey!  Enjoy a unique combination of close-up magic, parlor magic, storytelling and improvisational comedy! No registration is required. Event will be taking place...

Farr Best Theater
109 N Main St
Mansfield, TX 76063
Adult, Senior

Baby Story Time (0-18 months old)

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 10:30am

Who: Babies 0-18 months with a caregiver.

What: 20-30 minutes of books, songs, finger-plays, sign language and rhymes.

Why: Introduces babies to books and builds early literacy and listening skills. Allows children to interact with others. 

Mansfield Library Community Room
Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Child
Storytime

Family Place Playtime

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 11:00am to 1:00pm

Come in for open playtime in our new Family Place Library area. Bring your young children to play with others while building skill through play. Parents are required to remain with children at all times. 

Mansfield Library Community Room
Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Child

Movie Matinee

Friday, July 20, 2018 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

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

  • June 8: Justice League (PG-13)
  • June 15: Wonder (PG)
  • June 22: Jumanji (PG-13)
  • June 29: Coco (PG)
  • July
  • ...
Mansfield Library Community Room
Mansfield Public Library
104 S Wisteria
Mansfield, TX 76063
Child, Tween, Teen, Adult, Senior
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