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This month at our library – June Newsletter
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June at the Mansfield Public Library

 Welcome Summer!
Summer is here and the Mansfield Library has lots of options for summer reading and fun!

Take advantage of our online resources and download books, audio books,  and streaming video through Overdrive or Libby.  Download popular magazines through Flipster and download music or stream it through Freegal.  Stop in to learn more about these wonderful resources or watch a how-to video here.

Stay tuned for a special e-newsletter that highlights our summer reading program “Libraries Rock!”

Catherine Coyne, Library Director

Monthly Library Programs
Coloring Club
June 7 & 21, 5 p.m.
Thursday Night at the Movies
June 14 & 28, 6 p.m.
Knitting Corner
June 11 & 25, 6:30 p.m.

Library Book Discussion Groups

Library Book Club -June 21 at 7:00 p.m.

The girls : a novel
by Emma Cline
Mesmerized by a band of girls in the park she perceives as enjoying a life of free and careless abandon, 1960s teen Evie Boyd becomes obsessed with gaining acceptance into their circle, only to find herself drawn into a cult and seduced by its charismatic leader. Reading-group guide available. A first novel.
 
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Non-Fiction Book Club–June 18, 6:30 p.m.

H is for Hawk
by Helen McDonald
Recounts how the author, an experienced falconer grieving the sudden death of her father, endeavored to train for the first time a dangerous goshawk predator as part of her personal recovery.
 
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KIDS
Programs for your little ones. See all of our programs on our online calendar.
Story Time
Ages 2 and Under
Tuesdays at 10:15
Fridays a 11:00
Story Time
Multi-age
Thursdays at 10:30
Story Time
Ages 3 and up
Fridays at 10:15
Mrs. Dow’s Art Cart
June 14, 2 – 4 p.m.
Story/Art activity for grades K – 2.
Mommy & Me Yoga
June 11, 10 a.m.
Ages 22 months to 4 years.

Art With Helina

June 5, 3:45 p.m.
Art class for ages 6 – 10.
TEENS
Programs just for grades 6-12. See all of our programs on our online calendar.

Teen Writing Workshop

Special guest YA Author Julie Berry
June 6, 3:30pm  

Teen Crafternoon

June 12, 3 p.m.
Sponsored by The Friends of the Library
ADULTS
Looking for something to do? See all of our programs on our online calendar.
Jumpin Juba Band
Register Here

June 7, 6:30 p.m.
Jumpin’ Juba mixes
regional blues together
with root-sy rock, jazz, calypso and Latin flavors.
Zentangles Meditative Drawing Class
Register Here 

June 9, 11:00 a.m.

Writing Workshop for Adults
June 11, 6:30 p.m.

Hosted by local author Vlad Zachary
Register Here

Taxes and Retirement Workshop 
June 19, 6 pm
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We hope you are enjoying our newsletter! Please let us know if you have any questions, requests, or comments.
Email us, call 508-261-7380, or stop by 255 Hope Street in Mansfield.
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