SPEAKER SERIES: NEW YEAR, NEW YOU
WHEN: Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 6 pm to 7 pm
Join Mansfield Public Library in partnership with Methodist Mansfield's weight management specialist in learning about what you need to do to start off the New Year in the right direction. Learn some new tips and tricks in cooking healthy, balanced eating, and exercising. Registration is required. Registration opens two weeks prior to program date. Please register on morelibrary.org
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MANSFIELD CHRISTMAS TREE COLLECTION
WHEN: Saturday, January 20 - 8:30am to 11:30
Residents can drop off their old Christmas Trees at the City of Mansfield mulch site during this event.
It is important to remove all tinsel, lights, tree stands, and ornaments. Flocked and fake trees will not be accepted as they can not be mulched.
WHERE: 24 N. Mitchell Rd, Mansfield, TX 76063
SNOWMAN RUN 5K
WHEN: Saturday, January 20 - 9 am
The Snowman Run is a 5k race geared towards kids but open to all ages. Our adorable race shirts feature three "coal" buttons, and participants complete the look by adding scarves, hats and more. Special prizes are awarded for best dressed snowman, adding a whole other (warm and fuzzy!) layer to the fun! The event is timed, with prizes awarded to first, second and third places in each age division. Best of all, the race concludes with a seasonally appropriate "warm down" area complete with hot cocoa, s'mores and a huge fire pit. It's the perfect way to keep your family active and healthy in these cold winter months.Four-legged friends are also invited to join the fun, and can walk or run alongside their owners but must remain on a leash. Dogs are also eligible for the Snowman Costume contest, so grab your pupper and his corncob pipe!
After the race, visit Farr Best Theatre in Historic Downtown Mansfield for a showing of Frozen at 2:30 p.m.
CONTACT INFORMATION: Angie Henley 817-804-5795
STARGAZING WITH ASTRONOMERS
WHEN: Saturday, January 20 - 7 pm to 9 pm
Star light, star bright, come explore the stars tonight! We will explore the night skies with astronomers from the Fort Worth Astronomical Society. Learn about the constellations and planets as you examine the skies with high-powered telescopes. No registration required.
CONTACT INFORMATION: Mansfield Activities Center - 817-728-3680
MOVIE MATINEE: WONDER WOMAN (PG-13)
WHEN: Saturday, January 27 - 1 pm to 3 pm
Join us for a movie matinee at Mansfield Public Library. No registration required and program is free. Popcorn will be provided.
CONTACT INFORMATION: Faria Matin