Events

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Toddler Time 10:15 am
Toddler Time @ Mansfield Public Library
Sep 1 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Time is especially for children ages birth-3 with a caregiver. We’ll start with brief stories, songs and movement at 10:15 followed by unstructured play from 10:30-11:30.  This is a drop-in program, no registration necessary.
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Mansfield Public Library
Sep 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Stories, songs and simple crafts for young children with a caregiver.
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Meditation and Yoga: Taught by Blanche Johnson 10:00 am
Meditation and Yoga: Taught by Blanche Johnson
Sep 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
MPL will once again offer a free meditation and yoga course in the Buchanan Auditorium, thanks to the generosity of community member and library patron Blanche Johnson. The course is developed to support those interested to establish and/or deepen their meditation and yoga practice
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Photographic Art Presentation by Brian Trainor 6:30 pm
Photographic Art Presentation by Brian Trainor
Sep 7 @ 6:30 pm
Brian Trainor is a photographer who takes a unique approach to nature and wildlife. He will visit the Library to discuss his 30+ years of professional photography experience, particularly his work in Biscayne and Everglades National Parks. He will provide
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Friends of the Mansfield Public Library Book Sale 9:00 am
Friends of the Mansfield Public Library Book Sale
Sep 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Stop by the Buchanan Auditorium for the Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale! Money earned from the book sale is donated to Mansfield Library and is used to purchase books and other library materials. You get a bargain, and
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Friends of the Mansfield Public Library Book Sale 9:00 am
Friends of the Mansfield Public Library Book Sale
Sep 10 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Stop by the Buchanan Auditorium for the Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale! Money earned from the book sale is donated to Mansfield Library and is used to purchase books and other library materials. You get a bargain, and
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Matt’s Monday Matinee 1:00 pm
Matt’s Monday Matinee
Sep 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Until Reel to Real resumes in the Fall, Mansfield Public Library Assistant, Matt Ockmond, has agreed to expand his monthly film screening and discussion with an additional meeting on the first Mondays of the month. Please join us for intriguing films and
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MPL Book Discussion Group 6:45 pm
MPL Book Discussion Group
Sep 12 @ 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us this month for a discussion of Early Autumn by Robert B. Parker. Multiple copies available at the circulation desk.
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Meditation and Yoga: Taught by Blanche Johnson 10:00 am
Meditation and Yoga: Taught by Blanche Johnson
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
MPL will once again offer a free meditation and yoga course in the Buchanan Auditorium, thanks to the generosity of community member and library patron Blanche Johnson. The course is developed to support those interested to establish and/or deepen their meditation and yoga practice
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Drop-In Knitting Group 2:00 pm
Drop-In Knitting Group
Sep 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Library Program Room Do you have any unfinished objects in your workbasket? Do you want to learn (or re-learn) to knit? Do you have some questions about a yarn or pattern you are considering? Come join us for an afternoon
Mansfield Film Discussion 7:00 pm
Mansfield Film Discussion @ Buchanan Auditorium
Sep 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Mansfield Film Discussion @ Buchanan Auditorium
This month we will be watching Terrence Malick’s Days of Heaven (1978). The film takes place in 1916 where Bill (Richard Gere), his girlfriend (Brooke Adams), and his sister Linda are forced to flee the city and work for a
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Toddler Time 10:15 am
Toddler Time @ Mansfield Public Library
Sep 15 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Time is especially for children ages birth-3 with a caregiver. We’ll start with brief stories, songs and movement at 10:15 followed by unstructured play from 10:30-11:30.  This is a drop-in program, no registration necessary. Edit
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Mansfield Public Library
Sep 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Stories, songs and simple crafts for young children with a caregiver.
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Board Game Night 6:00 pm
Board Game Night @ Library Express
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Board Game Night @ Library Express
Board Game Night at the Library Express! Enjoy board games in a fun and relaxed setting. Bring your own games or play one of ours. Teens ( accompanied by an adult) and adults welcome. 2 hours free parking available in
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Meditation and Yoga: Taught by Blanche Johnson 10:00 am
Meditation and Yoga: Taught by Blanche Johnson
Sep 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
MPL will once again offer a free meditation and yoga course in the Buchanan Auditorium, thanks to the generosity of community member and library patron Blanche Johnson. The course is developed to support those interested to establish and/or deepen their meditation and yoga practice
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Toddler Time 10:15 am
Toddler Time @ Mansfield Public Library
Sep 22 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Time is especially for children ages birth-3 with a caregiver. We’ll start with brief stories, songs and movement at 10:15 followed by unstructured play from 10:30-11:30.  This is a drop-in program, no registration necessary. Edit
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Mansfield Public Library
Sep 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Stories, songs and simple crafts for young children with a caregiver.
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Thread City Classical Dance after school program 4:30 pm
Thread City Classical Dance after school program @ Mansfield Public Library
Sep 26 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Join us for a special after school program presented by Thread City Classical Dance. We’ll start with a ballet story, followed by a presentation from one of Thread City’s ballerinas, dressed in costume and on pointe! After her presentation we’ll
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Meditation and Yoga: Taught by Blanche Johnson 10:00 am
Meditation and Yoga: Taught by Blanche Johnson
Sep 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
MPL will once again offer a free meditation and yoga course in the Buchanan Auditorium, thanks to the generosity of community member and library patron Blanche Johnson. The course is developed to support those interested to establish and/or deepen their meditation and yoga practice
Wonderful Wednesdays 10:30 am
Wonderful Wednesdays @ Mansfield Public Library
Sep 27 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Stories, songs and simple crafts for young children with a caregiver.
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Environmental Conservation and Social Justice 6:30 pm
Environmental Conservation and Social Justice
Sep 28 @ 6:30 pm
Author and educator, Prakash Kashwan, will discuss his book Democracy in the Woods Environmental Conservation and Social Justice in India, Tanzania, and Mexico. He will discuss how societies negotiate the apparently competing agendas of environmental protection and social justice and
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Toddler Time 10:15 am
Toddler Time @ Mansfield Public Library
Sep 29 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am
Toddler Time is especially for children ages birth-3 with a caregiver. We’ll start with brief stories, songs and movement at 10:15 followed by unstructured play from 10:30-11:30.  This is a drop-in program, no registration necessary. Edit
Artists Live Reception 5:00 pm
Artists Live Reception
Sep 29 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us on the final Friday of September at the Express Branch in Storrs Center for an artist discussion with this month’s featured artist, Lynita Shimizu. Artists Live is a visual arts program, which features award-winning Connecticut artists in month-long
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Mansfield Public Library
Sep 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Stories, songs and simple crafts for young children with a caregiver.