Mansfield Texas Public Library

Mansfield Texas Public Library The Mansfield Public Library provides free and equal access to a broad range of information resource

Operating as usual

Join us for International Observe the Moon Night from 6:30 - 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 16. Get a fantastic view of the mo...
10/02/2021

Join us for International Observe the Moon Night from 6:30 - 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 16. Get a fantastic view of the moon and other celestial bodies using the Fort Worth Astronomical Society's amazing telescopes! Register and attend for a chance to win a starry prize. Register for free at https://tinyurl.com/MPLMoon21

Join us for International Observe the Moon Night from 6:30 - 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 16. Get a fantastic view of the moon and other celestial bodies using the Fort Worth Astronomical Society's amazing telescopes! Register and attend for a chance to win a starry prize. Register for free at https://tinyurl.com/MPLMoon21

We have two winners for our Library Card Sign-Up Month drawing. Congratulations to Sheresa M. and Lakeesha R.! Each have...
10/01/2021

We have two winners for our Library Card Sign-Up Month drawing. Congratulations to Sheresa M. and Lakeesha R.! Each have won a $25 Amazon gift card for getting a new library card or renewing their existing cards in the month of September. Happy Library Card Sign-Up Month to all!

We have two winners for our Library Card Sign-Up Month drawing. Congratulations to Sheresa M. and Lakeesha R.! Each have won a $25 Amazon gift card for getting a new library card or renewing their existing cards in the month of September. Happy Library Card Sign-Up Month to all!

Censorship happens, even today. Check out censorship by the numbers, compiled by the American Library Association's Offi...
10/01/2021

Censorship happens, even today. Check out censorship by the numbers, compiled by the American Library Association's Office for Intellectual Freedom. Learn more at ala.org/bbooks. #BannedBooksWeek

Books unite us. They reach across boundaries and build connections between readers. Censorship, on the other hand, divid...
09/29/2021
Top 10 Most Challenged Books of 2020

Books unite us. They reach across boundaries and build connections between readers. Censorship, on the other hand, divides us and creates barriers. During Banned Books Week, celebrate your freedom to read with the top ten most challenged books of 2020. https://youtu.be/8DbrJiaYFbM

The American Library Association tracked 156 challenges to library, school, and university materials and services in 2020. Of the 273 books that were challen...

Do you have a budding writer in the family? Mansfield Public Library has not one, but TWO writing clubs on the first Tue...
09/28/2021

Do you have a budding writer in the family? Mansfield Public Library has not one, but TWO writing clubs on the first Tuesday of every month. Teens meet at 5 p.m., then adults at 6:30 p.m. Register at mansfieldtexas.gov/calendar

Do you have a budding writer in the family? Mansfield Public Library has not one, but TWO writing clubs on the first Tuesday of every month. Teens meet at 5 p.m., then adults at 6:30 p.m. Register at mansfieldtexas.gov/calendar

Have you seen these faces around the library? Learn more about our library family as we highlight a new staff member eac...
09/27/2021

Have you seen these faces around the library? Learn more about our library family as we highlight a new staff member each month.

Have you seen these faces around the library? Learn more about our library family as we highlight a new staff member each month.

Celebrate your freedom to read during Banned Books Week, Sept. 26 - Oct. 2, 2021. Books unite us, while censorship divid...
09/26/2021

Celebrate your freedom to read during Banned Books Week, Sept. 26 - Oct. 2, 2021. Books unite us, while censorship divides us. Learn more about #BannedBooksWeek at https://www.ala.org/advocacy/bbooks/banned

Celebrate your freedom to read during Banned Books Week, Sept. 26 - Oct. 2, 2021. Books unite us, while censorship divides us. Learn more about #BannedBooksWeek at https://www.ala.org/advocacy/bbooks/banned

Got a picky eater? Concerned about your toddler's speech development? Register for the Family Place Workshop and engage ...
09/24/2021

Got a picky eater? Concerned about your toddler's speech development? Register for the Family Place Workshop and engage with local early childhood experts during educational playtime with your little one. Register for free by calling the library at 817-728-3690.

Got a picky eater? Concerned about your toddler's speech development? Register for the Family Place Workshop and engage with local early childhood experts during educational playtime with your little one. Register for free by calling the library at 817-728-3690.

It's time to wake up and get moving with Zumba for Adults at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 27. Have fun while dancing your...
09/23/2021

It's time to wake up and get moving with Zumba for Adults at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 27. Have fun while dancing your way through this free, high-intensity exercise class led by a certified Zumba instructor. Register at https://tinyurl.com/mplzumba927

It's time to wake up and get moving with Zumba for Adults at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 27. Have fun while dancing your way through this free, high-intensity exercise class led by a certified Zumba instructor. Register at https://tinyurl.com/mplzumba927

We had a very special guest at Listener's Story Time today. Thanks Chief Aaron and Sergeant McGinley for stopping by! Ma...
09/22/2021

We had a very special guest at Listener's Story Time today. Thanks Chief Aaron and Sergeant McGinley for stopping by! Mansfield Police Department #HelpfulHeroes #MansfieldConnects

Mansfield Public Library will be closed on Wednesday, Sept. 29 for staff training. Staff will be hard at work making you...
09/22/2021

Mansfield Public Library will be closed on Wednesday, Sept. 29 for staff training. Staff will be hard at work making your library experience even better. Normal hours resume Thursday, Sept. 30.

Mansfield Public Library will be closed on Wednesday, Sept. 29 for staff training. Staff will be hard at work making your library experience even better. Normal hours resume Thursday, Sept. 30.

What year did Texas officially join the United States? Show off your lone star knowledge during Texas History Trivia at ...
09/21/2021

What year did Texas officially join the United States? Show off your lone star knowledge during Texas History Trivia at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 25. Register for free at https://tinyurl.com/mpltexastrivia925

What year did Texas officially join the United States? Show off your lone star knowledge during Texas History Trivia at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 25. Register for free at https://tinyurl.com/mpltexastrivia925

Showcase your spooky painting skills during Mansfield Public Library's Pumpkin Painting Contest! All ages can paint a fa...
09/21/2021
Mansfield, TX

Showcase your spooky painting skills during Mansfield Public Library's Pumpkin Painting Contest! All ages can paint a favorite book character, book cover, movie or more for a chance to win a library swag bag in two different age categories: kids or teens/adults. Read all about it and enter at https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=601

Pumpkin Painting Contest 2021

Today is George R.R. Martin 73rd birthday! It's time to celebrate with the winner of our Game of Thrones Giveaway. And t...
09/20/2021

Today is George R.R. Martin 73rd birthday! It's time to celebrate with the winner of our Game of Thrones Giveaway. And the winner is... Kate Pischke. Congratulations!

Today is George R.R. Martin 73rd birthday! It's time to celebrate with the winner of our Game of Thrones Giveaway. And the winner is... Kate Pischke. Congratulations!

The Family Place Workshop is all about learning through play! Children ages 1-3 years old and a caregiver can enjoy open...
09/18/2021

The Family Place Workshop is all about learning through play! Children ages 1-3 years old and a caregiver can enjoy open playtime with valuable information from community experts on early childhood development. Family Place Workshop runs from 9:30-10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 2, 9, 16 and 23. Attend every Saturday session to earn a special prize pack. Sign up for free by calling the library at 817-728-3690.

The Family Place Workshop is all about learning through play! Children ages 1-3 years old and a caregiver can enjoy open playtime with valuable information from community experts on early childhood development. Family Place Workshop runs from 9:30-10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 2, 9, 16 and 23. Attend every Saturday session to earn a special prize pack. Sign up for free by calling the library at 817-728-3690.

Legendary fantasy author, George R.R. Martin's birthday is on Sept. 20 (one more year without "Winds of Winter", just sa...
09/17/2021

Legendary fantasy author, George R.R. Martin's birthday is on Sept. 20 (one more year without "Winds of Winter", just saying). Celebrate his amazing life and works by winning a paperback set of his "Song of Ice and Fire" series. Here’s how to enter: 1) comment if you prefer the Game of Thrones show or the books and 2) tag a friend. The winner will be announced on Monday, Sept. 20.

Legendary fantasy author, George R.R. Martin's birthday is on Sept. 20 (one more year without "Winds of Winter", just saying). Celebrate his amazing life and works by winning a paperback set of his "Song of Ice and Fire" series. Here’s how to enter: 1) comment if you prefer the Game of Thrones show or the books and 2) tag a friend. The winner will be announced on Monday, Sept. 20.

Child abuse is one of our nation’s most serious public health problems. Alliance for Children, an organization committed...
09/16/2021

Child abuse is one of our nation’s most serious public health problems. Alliance for Children, an organization committed to providing child abuse prevention education and empowerment, joins us at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 30, to present ways in which we can all do our part to ensure children are the safest they can be. This program is free, but registration is required. Register at https://tinyurl.com/MPLCAP101

Child abuse is one of our nation’s most serious public health problems. Alliance for Children, an organization committed to providing child abuse prevention education and empowerment, joins us at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 30, to present ways in which we can all do our part to ensure children are the safest they can be. This program is free, but registration is required. Register at https://tinyurl.com/MPLCAP101

Get the real story of this year’s Mansfield Reads! book, "The News of the World," by attending a lecture with our own Hi...
09/14/2021

Get the real story of this year’s Mansfield Reads! book, "The News of the World," by attending a lecture with our own Historical Museum and Heritage Center manager. Hear all about what the City of Mansfield was up to when book character Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd made his way across the Lone Star State in the 1800s. This program is free, but registration is required. Register at https://tinyurl.com/mpltxtalks

Get the real story of this year’s Mansfield Reads! book, "The News of the World," by attending a lecture with our own Historical Museum and Heritage Center manager. Hear all about what the City of Mansfield was up to when book character Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd made his way across the Lone Star State in the 1800s. This program is free, but registration is required. Register at https://tinyurl.com/mpltxtalks

Need more socialization for your little one? Then attend the Family Place Workshop Saturdays this October. Get expert ad...
09/13/2021
Mansfield, TX

Need more socialization for your little one? Then attend the Family Place Workshop Saturdays this October. Get expert advice from community professionals, while enjoying open playtime for your 1-3 year old. Learn all about it here https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=17

Family Place Workshop is Back In-Person

Throughout the school year, public libraries assist parents and caregivers with saving hundreds of dollars on educationa...
09/08/2021

Throughout the school year, public libraries assist parents and caregivers with saving hundreds of dollars on educational resources and services for students. From free access to STEM programs, virtual homework help and practice tests to the expertise of librarians, a library card is one of the most cost-effective back-to-school supplies available. How much money can you save? Visit our Library Value Calculator to total your savings: http://www.ilovelibraries.org/getinformed/getinvolved/calculator

Throughout the school year, public libraries assist parents and caregivers with saving hundreds of dollars on educational resources and services for students. From free access to STEM programs, virtual homework help and practice tests to the expertise of librarians, a library card is one of the most cost-effective back-to-school supplies available. How much money can you save? Visit our Library Value Calculator to total your savings: http://www.ilovelibraries.org/getinformed/getinvolved/calculator

Refine your test-taking skills with free online SAT/ACT practice tests provided by college admission services profession...
09/04/2021

Refine your test-taking skills with free online SAT/ACT practice tests provided by college admission services professionals at The Princeton Review. Online practice tests are available every month, perfect for any testing schedule. Register for free at https://tinyurl.com/MPLSATACT21

Refine your test-taking skills with free online SAT/ACT practice tests provided by college admission services professionals at The Princeton Review. Online practice tests are available every month, perfect for any testing schedule. Register for free at https://tinyurl.com/MPLSATACT21

Mansfield Public Library is hiring! Join our amazing team in serving our community. Two positions are open, a full-time ...
09/03/2021

Mansfield Public Library is hiring! Join our amazing team in serving our community. Two positions are open, a full-time Library Technology Specialist and a part-time Library Clerk. Apply at mansfieldtexas.gov/jobs

Mansfield Public Library is hiring! Join our amazing team in serving our community. Two positions are open, a full-time Library Technology Specialist and a part-time Library Clerk. Apply at mansfieldtexas.gov/jobs

We're so happy Sergeant Toumbs and Wyatt could visit us. Happy Library Card Sign-up Month! #MansfieldConnects #HelpfulHe...
09/03/2021

We're so happy Sergeant Toumbs and Wyatt could visit us. Happy Library Card Sign-up Month! #MansfieldConnects #HelpfulHeroes
https://www.facebook.com/mansfieldpolicetexas/posts/2735641236741600

Can you believe September Is here?! Sergeant Toumbs and his buddy Wyatt are excited to tell you about Library Card Sign-up Month. The Mansfield Texas Public Library will be hosting a drawing for patrons who sign up for a new library card or renew their existing card during the month of September. They will be entered into a drawing for a $25 Amazon gift card.

Library cards are always free, even for non-residents of Mansfield. The library has tons of books, e-books, audio books, and resources like homework help, career development, language learning and more. Libraries today are way more than books! #HelpfulHeroes

Mansfield Public Library will be closed on Monday, Sept. 6 for Labor Day. Enjoy your Labor Day weekend!
09/02/2021

Mansfield Public Library will be closed on Monday, Sept. 6 for Labor Day. Enjoy your Labor Day weekend!

Mansfield Public Library will be closed on Monday, Sept. 6 for Labor Day. Enjoy your Labor Day weekend!

Teens can grow their leadership skills by joining Mansfield Public Library's Teen Advisory Group (TAG). Earn volunteer h...
09/02/2021

Teens can grow their leadership skills by joining Mansfield Public Library's Teen Advisory Group (TAG). Earn volunteer hours while helping to plan library programs, community projects, library engagement and more. Teens age 13 and up can volunteer and sign up for TAG at https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/1051/Volunteer.

Teens can grow their leadership skills by joining Mansfield Public Library's Teen Advisory Group (TAG). Earn volunteer hours while helping to plan library programs, community projects, library engagement and more. Teens age 13 and up can volunteer and sign up for TAG at https://www.mansfieldtexas.gov/1051/Volunteer.

Interested in starting a book club? Check out Mansfield Public Library's Book Club in a Bag to get started. Each bag con...
09/01/2021

Interested in starting a book club? Check out Mansfield Public Library's Book Club in a Bag to get started. Each bag consists of eight books, discussion questions and articles about the author. Find all available titles from the library catalog at https://tinyurl.com/MPLBookClubBag

Interested in starting a book club? Check out Mansfield Public Library's Book Club in a Bag to get started. Each bag consists of eight books, discussion questions and articles about the author. Find all available titles from the library catalog at https://tinyurl.com/MPLBookClubBag

September is Library Card Sign-up Month! Sign up for a library card or renew your existing card during the month of Sept...
09/01/2021

September is Library Card Sign-up Month! Sign up for a library card or renew your existing card during the month of September to be entered into a drawing for a $25 Amazon gift card.

September is Library Card Sign-up Month! Sign up for a library card or renew your existing card during the month of September to be entered into a drawing for a $25 Amazon gift card.

It's time to wake up and get moving with Zumba for Adults at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 13 and 27. Have fun while danci...
08/30/2021

It's time to wake up and get moving with Zumba for Adults at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 13 and 27. Have fun while dancing your way through this free, high-intensity exercise class led by a certified Zumba instructor. Register at https://tinyurl.com/MPLZumba21

It's time to wake up and get moving with Zumba for Adults at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 13 and 27. Have fun while dancing your way through this free, high-intensity exercise class led by a certified Zumba instructor. Register at https://tinyurl.com/MPLZumba21

It's GAME ON at the Mansfield Public Library from 1-3 p.m. every other Saturday. Beginners and pros are welcome to join ...
08/28/2021

It's GAME ON at the Mansfield Public Library from 1-3 p.m. every other Saturday. Beginners and pros are welcome to join classic Nintendo Switch games with a special tournament every other month. This is a free, come-and-go program, however, a library card is required to check out a controller.

It's GAME ON at the Mansfield Public Library from 1-3 p.m. every other Saturday. Beginners and pros are welcome to join classic Nintendo Switch games with a special tournament every other month. This is a free, come-and-go program, however, a library card is required to check out a controller.

Mansfield Public Library has a Story Time for every early stage- babies, toddlers and preschoolers. Listener’s Story Tim...
08/27/2021

Mansfield Public Library has a Story Time for every early stage- babies, toddlers and preschoolers. Listener’s Story Time helps your preschooler by fostering emergent literacy, reinforcing group listening skills and encouraging creativity with a fun craft at the end. Join us every Wednesday at 10:30 am. Register for free at https://tinyurl.com/mplListener

Mansfield Public Library has a Story Time for every early stage- babies, toddlers and preschoolers. Listener’s Story Time helps your preschooler by fostering emergent literacy, reinforcing group listening skills and encouraging creativity with a fun craft at the end. Join us every Wednesday at 10:30 am. Register for free at https://tinyurl.com/mplListener

From robotics to marble roller coasters, tweens can explore a wide variety of hands-on projects during STEM Club, held a...
08/26/2021

From robotics to marble roller coasters, tweens can explore a wide variety of hands-on projects during STEM Club, held at 6 p.m. every second Thursday of the month. Register for free at https://tinyurl.com/MPLSTEM2021

From robotics to marble roller coasters, tweens can explore a wide variety of hands-on projects during STEM Club, held at 6 p.m. every second Thursday of the month. Register for free at https://tinyurl.com/MPLSTEM2021

Address


Opening Hours

Monday 10am - 6pm
Tuesday 10am - 8pm
Wednesday 10am - 6pm
Thursday 10am - 8pm
Friday 10am - 6pm
Saturday 10am - 4pm

Telephone

+18177283690

Alerts

Be the first to know and let us send you an email when Mansfield Texas Public Library posts news and promotions. Your email address will not be used for any other purpose, and you can unsubscribe at any time.

Videos

Nearby government services