Mansfield Living

What’s going on in Mansfield

April 3 Computer classes

Check out computer and internet classes for beginners at 10:15 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

E-book assistance

Find out how to download free books on your Nook or Kindle at 11:15 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St.

April 4 Story Time for Tots

Ages 18 months to 3 years will enjoy Story Time for Tots at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

April 5 Trivia

Win prizes at Brews and Brains Trivia Night at 6:30 p.m. at Big D Barbecue, 226 N. Walnut Creek Drive. Free.

Feed the Kids

Come pack some bags to help feed kids in need for Common Ground’s Backpack Program at 4:30 p.m. at the Mansfield Cares warehouse, 150 S. 6th Ave.

Listener’s Story Time

Ages 3 to 6 and their parents will enjoy Listener’s Story Time at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

April 6 Bilingual Story Time

Ages 3 to 6 and their parents will enjoy Bilingual Story Time at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

April 7 Baby Story Time

Ages 18 months and younger and their parents will enjoy Baby Story Time at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

April 8 Household hazardous waste collection

Unload your hazardous waste and used electronics from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Mansfield Environmental Collection Center, 620 S. Wisteria St. Free; proof of residency required.

Story Time for Tots

Ages 18 months to 3 years will enjoy Story Time for Tots at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

Dance music

Pull on your boots and scoot to the Benji Allen Band from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. at the Western Kountry Klub, 5728 Lake View Road, off U.S. 287. $10 adults, $5 kids. BYOB. westernkountryklub.com; 817-800-4585

April 9 Palm Sunday

April 10 City council meeting

The Mansfield City Council will meet at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 1200 E. Broad St. Meetings are open to the public. The meetings are also broadcast on Charter Communications channel 27. For more information, call 817-276-4200.

Computer classes

Check out computer and internet classes for beginners at 10:15 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

E-book assistance

Find out how to download free books on your Nook or Kindle at 11:15 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St.

April 11 Story Time for Tots

Ages 18 months to 3 years will enjoy Story Time for Tots at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

April 12 Trivia

Win prizes at Brews and Brains Trivia Night at 6:30 p.m. at Big D Barbecue, 226 N. Walnut Creek Drive. Free.

Listener’s Story Time

Ages 3 to 6 and their parents will enjoy Listener’s Story Time at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

Feed the Kids

Come pack some bags to help feed kids in need for Common Ground’s Backpack Program at 4:30 p.m. at the Mansfield Cares warehouse, 150 S. 6th Ave.

April 13 Bilingual Story Time

Ages 3 to 6 and their parents will enjoy Bilingual Story Time at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

April 14 Good Friday

School closed

Schools in the Mansfield district will be closed.

Live music

Listen to Mansfield’s favorite duo, Scott & Steve, at 6 p.m. at Steven’s Garden & Grill, 223 Depot St.

Baby Story Time

Ages 18 months and younger and their parents will enjoy Baby Story Time at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

Pure Country celebration

Downtown Mansfield Inc. celebrates the 25th anniversary of the George Strait movie “Pure Country” from 6-11 p.m. at the Western Kountry Klub, 5728 Lakeview Road, off U.S 287. Jim Lauderdale and Steve Dorff, plus the Mack & Dyan Band will perform. Silent auction. $50. historicmansfield.tix.com.

April 15 Story Time for Tots

Ages 18 months to 3 years will enjoy Story Time for Tots at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

Free mulch

Mansfield residents can bring their trucks, trailers or containers and load up with free mulch from the city from 8 a.m. to noon at 24 N. Mitchell Road. Weather permitting.

Dance music

Pull on your boots and scoot to the Mark Fields Band from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. at the Western Kountry Klub, 5728 Lake View Road, off U.S. 287. $10 adults, $5 kids. BYOB. westernkountryklub.com; 817-800-4585

April 16 Easter

April 17 No classes

Students in the Mansfield school district will not have classes today so that teachers can have a staff workday.

Computer classes

Check out computer and internet classes for beginners at 10:15 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

E-book assistance

Find out how to download free books on your Nook or Kindle at 11:15 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St.

April 18 Story Time for Tots

Ages 18 months to 3 years will enjoy Story Time for Tots at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

April 19 Trivia

Win prizes at Brews and Brains Trivia Night at 6:30 p.m. at Big D Barbecue, 226 N. Walnut Creek Drive. Free.

Feed the Kids

Come pack some bags to help feed kids in need for Common Ground’s Backpack Program at 4:30 p.m. at the Mansfield Cares warehouse, 150 S. 6th Ave.

Listener’s Story Time

Ages 3 to 6 and their parents will enjoy Listener’s Story Time at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

April 20 Live music

Listen to Mansfield’s favorite duo, Scott & Steve, at 6:30 p.m. at Steven’s Garden & Grill, 223 Depot St.

Candidate forum

Meet the candidates for the Mansfield school board and City Council from 7-9 p.m. in a forum sponsored by the MISD Council of PTAs in the community room at Newsom Stadium, 3700 E. Broad St.

Third Thursday

Head downtown where merchants will offer themed shopping and entertainment specials, sidewalk vendors and food trucks from 5-8 p.m. A free 5K fun run starts at Steven's Garden & Grill at 6:30 p.m.

Bilingual Story Time

Ages 3 to 6 and their parents will enjoy Bilingual Story Time at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

April 21 Golf tournament

The second annual Wesley Mission Center Charity Golf Tournament begins at 11 a.m. with check-in, then tees off at 1 p.m. $125 individual, $500 for four-person team. For questions or help with registration, contact Lindsey at lindseyt@wesleymissioncenter.org or 817-473-6650 ext. 218. Proceeds in 2016 helped the Mission Center care for more than 3,000 families in Mansfield and provided over $150,000 in financial assistance.

Baby Story Time

Ages 18 months and younger and their parents will enjoy Baby Story Time at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

April 22 Farmers market

The Mansfield Farmers Market opens for the season today from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at 703 E. Broad St. Check out fresh fruit and vegetables, handmade crafts and plants.

Dance music

Pull on your boots and scoot to the Mack & Dyan Band from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. at the Western Kountry Klub, 5728 Lake View Road, off U.S. 287. $10 adults, $5 kids. BYOB. westernkountryklub.com; 817-800-4585

Story Time for Tots

Ages 18 months to 3 years will enjoy Story Time for Tots at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

April 24 City council meeting

The Mansfield City Council will meet at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 1200 E. Broad St. Meetings are open to the public. The meetings are also broadcast on Charter Communications channel 27. For more information, call 817-276-4200.

Computer classes

Check out computer and internet classes for beginners at 10:15 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

E-book assistance

Find out how to download free books on your Nook or Kindle at 11:15 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St.

April 25 School board meeting

The Mansfield school board will meet at 7 p.m. in the Mansfield ISD Center for Performing Arts, 1110 W. Debbie Lane. The meeting is open to the public.

Story Time for Tots

Ages 18 months to 3 years will enjoy Story Time for Tots at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

April 26 Trivia

Win prizes at Brews and Brains Trivia Night at 6:30 p.m. at Big D Barbecue, 226 N. Walnut Creek Drive. Free.

Listener’s Story Time

Ages 3 to 6 and their parents will enjoy Listener’s Story Time at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

Feed the Kids

Come pack some bags to help feed kids in need for Common Ground’s Backpack Program at 4:30 p.m. at the Mansfield Cares warehouse, 150 S. 6th Ave.

Candidate forum

The Historic West Mansfield Community Development Corp. will host a forum for City Council candidates at 7 p.m. at Bethlehem Baptist Church’s Sammons Chapel, 1188 W. Broad St.

April 27 Candidate luncheon

The Mansfield Area Chamber of Commerce will host a candidate forum luncheon from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Walnut Creek Country Club, 1151 Country Club Drive. $30 includes lunch, $10 for forum only. www.mansfieldchamber.org.

Bilingual Story Time

Ages 3 to 6 and their parents will enjoy Bilingual Story Time at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

April 28 Mansfield Reads!

Meet Chitra Divakaruni, author of “Oleander Girl,” at Mansfield Reads! An Evening with the Author, starting at 6 p.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

Baby Story Time

Ages 18 months and younger and their parents will enjoy Baby Story Time at 10:30 a.m. at the Mansfield Public Library, 104 S. Wisteria St. Free.

April 29 Spring Fling

The Mansfield High School Band Boosters host the annual Spring Fling and Vendor Market from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the high school, 3001 E. Broad St. Bounce houses, shopping, food trucks, silent auction, car show planned. $2 admission, free for 12 and younger and district employees.

Free mulch

Mansfield residents can bring their trucks, trailers or containers and load up with free mulch from the city from 8 a.m. to noon at 24 N. Mitchell Road. Weather permitting.

Dance music

Pull on your boots and scoot to the Montana Band from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. at the Western Kountry Klub, 5728 Lake View Road, off U.S. 287. $10 adults, $5 kids. BYOB. westernkountryklub.com; 817-800-4585

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