Events

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Reading in the Kitchen – Cookbook Club 6:30 pm
Reading in the Kitchen – Cookbook Club
Jun 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Do you love to cook? Do you love to eat what you cook? Join Reading in the Kitchen Mansfield Public Library’s Cookbook Book Club Thursday, June 1, 6:30 PM We will be discussing Garlic and Sapphires by Ruth Reichl and
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Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Mansfield Public Library
Jun 2 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us for brief stories and songs followed by unstructured play for children ages birth to 3 with a caregiver. Please note the time change- Toddler Time will run from 10:30 to 11:30 for the summer session.
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Mansfield Public Library
Jun 3 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Stories, songs and simple crafts for young children accompanied by a caregiver.
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Matt’s Monday Matinee 1:00 pm
Matt’s Monday Matinee
Jun 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 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
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Free Yoga Course 10:00 am
Free Yoga Course
Jun 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Taught by Blanche Johnson Mansfield Public Library will offer a free 14-week yoga course in the Buchanan Auditorium this fall. The course is developed to support those interested to establish and/or deepen their yoga practice and knowledge. The course will go beyond the familiar physical
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Drop-In Knitting Group 2:00 pm
Drop-In Knitting Group
Jun 8 @ 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
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Mansfield Film Discussion
This month we will be showing Michael Powell’s 1948 classic The Red Shoes. The film is about a ballerina (Moira Shearer) who joins an established ballet company and becomes the lead dancer in a new ballet called The Red Shoes,
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Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Mansfield Public Library
Jun 9 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us for brief stories and songs followed by unstructured play for children ages birth to 3 with a caregiver. Please note the time change- Toddler Time will run from 10:30 to 11:30 for the summer session.
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Mansfield Public Library
Jun 10 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Stories, songs and simple crafts for young children accompanied by a caregiver.
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Board Game Night 6:00 pm
Board Game Night @ Library Express
Jun 13 @ 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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Free Yoga Course 10:00 am
Free Yoga Course
Jun 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Taught by Blanche Johnson Mansfield Public Library will offer a free 14-week yoga course in the Buchanan Auditorium this fall. The course is developed to support those interested to establish and/or deepen their yoga practice and knowledge. The course will go beyond the familiar physical
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Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Mansfield Public Library
Jun 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us for brief stories and songs followed by unstructured play for children ages birth to 3 with a caregiver. Please note the time change- Toddler Time will run from 10:30 to 11:30 for the summer session.
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Mansfield Public Library
Jun 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Stories, songs and simple crafts for young children accompanied by a caregiver.
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Wonderful Wednesdays 10:30 am
Wonderful Wednesdays @ Mansfield Public Library
Jun 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us for stories, songs and simple crafts for young children with a caregiver. On nice days we’ll also check out what’s happening in the children’s garden!
Lunch with Lincoln Center 1:00 pm
Lunch with Lincoln Center
Jun 21 @ 1:00 pm
Alexander Wu and the ZigZag Quartet take audiences on a journey across Latin culture to find the threads of salsa, samba, tango, and meringue throughout classical, jazz, and modern musical compositions. Latin influences abound if you listen carefully, and top
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Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Mansfield Public Library
Jun 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us for brief stories and songs followed by unstructured play for children ages birth to 3 with a caregiver. Please note the time change- Toddler Time will run from 10:30 to 11:30 for the summer session.
“All Roads Lead to the Library” Family Toga Party 6:00 pm
“All Roads Lead to the Library” Family Toga Party @ Mansfield Public Library
Jun 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Throw on your toga and help us kick off the Summer Reading Program at our fun Family Toga Party! Choose a Roman name, try a little pig latin, make your own scroll, design a mosaic, nibble on a few snacks
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Family Storytime 10:30 am
Family Storytime @ Mansfield Public Library
Jun 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Stories, songs and simple crafts for young children accompanied by a caregiver.
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T(w)een Space 3:00 pm
T(w)een Space
Jun 27 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Come hang out! Meet your friends, watch a movie or play some games. Don’t forget to enter the weekly contests while you’re here! The T(w)een Space is reserved for use by children entering middle school or higher. Parents may drop their
Storyteller Eshu Bumpus 6:30 pm
Storyteller Eshu Bumpus @ Mansfield Public Library
Jun 27 @ 6:30 pm – 7:15 pm
Enjoy multicultural tales from around the world with professional storyteller Eshu Bumpus, a performer who captivates audiences with his  humor, insight and vivid characterizations. Bring your imagination and a friend or two for this special evening. You’ll find more information
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Wonderful Wednesdays 10:30 am
Wonderful Wednesdays @ Mansfield Public Library
Jun 28 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us for stories, songs and simple crafts for young children with a caregiver. On nice days we’ll also check out what’s happening in the children’s garden!
T(w)een Space 1:00 pm
T(w)een Space
Jun 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Wednesdays are craft days in the T(w)een Space! Drop in to make different each week. Supplies are limited, so plan to start at 1:00! June 28: T-shirt bags (bring your own T-shirt) *note: there will be no craft on July
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Mr. Magic’s Family Magic Show 2:30 pm
Mr. Magic’s Family Magic Show @ Mansfield Public Library
Jun 29 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Mr. Magic returns to Mansfield Library with a lively show filled with humor and amazing magic tricks. Mr. Magic’s show is great for all ages, and will keep you laughing and wondering “how does he do that!”
Tween/Family Board Games 3:00 pm
Tween/Family Board Games
Jun 29 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
On Thursdays, the T(w)een Space becomes a game room! Meet a friend or bring your family and play a game. You can play some of our games or bring your own. Children in middle school or higher may be dropped off
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Toddler Time 10:30 am
Toddler Time @ Mansfield Public Library
Jun 30 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Join us for brief stories and songs followed by unstructured play for children ages birth to 3 with a caregiver. Please note the time change- Toddler Time will run from 10:30 to 11:30 for the summer session.
Artists Live Reception 5:00 pm
Artists Live Reception @ Library Express
Jun 30 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us on the final Friday of June for an artist discussion with this month’s featured artist, Oi Fortin. Artists Live is a visual arts program, which features award-winning Connecticut artists in month-long exhibitions starting the first Friday of each