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Main Library, Mad Science

22 Sep , 2018  

The popular “Mad Science” series, a staple at the Main Library of the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library for over ten years, continues this fall with three exciting hands-on experiences.

Join the Library’s team of mad scientists as they perform wacky experiments that will amaze and entertain. You may even have the opportunity to get involved in the action as you learn about scientific principles. More…

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Virtual Printing Arrives In Mansfield Courtesy Of Your Friendly Public Library

4 Sep , 2018  

The Mansfield/Richland County Public Library continues to step into the future by offering its patrons new types of services, including those tied to advances in technology.

The latest such advance comes with the MRCPL’s new MobilePrint Service™. With MobilePrint, you can use your personal computer, smartphone, or Wi-Fi or Internet connect mobile device to actually print to the Library’s printers from anywhere! More…

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MRPCL Says Hello To Lynda

30 Aug , 2018  

It’s the newest database at the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library, and it’s an amazing one.

The MRPCL now offers access to Lynda.com to its patrons via an online interface. Lynda.com is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. More…

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Library Continues Tech Upgrade With New Tool

7 Aug , 2018  

The Mansfield/Richland County Public Library recently took another step into the future with a bump up in technology.

In a press release issued last week, Patron Point announced that the MRCPL has implemented its patron relationship management platform, also called Patron Point. More…

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Stephen King Film Festival Continues

27 Jul , 2018  

The next film in the Renaissance Theatre’s Stephen King Film Festival will be the newest version of “IT,” on August 16, 2018 at 7:00 PM. The film festival is presented thanks to funding from Charles P. Hahn, Cleveland Financial with the guest speaker provided by the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library. More…

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Here Come The Squirrel Hillbillies

5 Jul , 2018  

Yes, you read that correctly. The Squirrel Hillbillies are scrambling to Mansfield this Sunday, all the way from the “urban forest of Pittsburgh’s East End.”

According to their website, the group will “…emerge to share their eclectic mix of acoustic roots music, spanning folk, country and blues. Rabidly social and clawingly curious, they relish opportunities to interact with diverse audiences. They perform regularly at festivals and folk clubs as well as non-traditional venues across the US and the UK.” More…

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Hey Kids, Can You Dress Like A Rock Star?

27 May , 2018  

For those younger kids who like to do “air guitar” and enjoy their parents (or grandparents) rock n’ roll, here’s your chance to participate in a fun contest.

Children up to those entering Sixth Grade can enter “Dress Like a Rock Star” at the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library. Dress up and have a photo taken of yourself, or come to the Library and have staff take your picture. More…

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May Is For Movies

7 May , 2018  

Who says you can’t see great films in downtown Mansfield?

The great lineup of free movies offered at the Main Branch of the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library continues this month, with several feature length films – one a winter blockbuster and several aiming at a young audience. More…

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Library And Kingwood Team For StoryWalk

6 May , 2018  

The Mansfield/Richland Public Library and Kingwood Center Gardens are bringing local families a StoryWalk as part of Free National Public Garden Day.

The event will take place from 9 AM to 4 PM on Friday, May 11 at Kingwood. More…

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Popular Children’s Illustrator Coming To Town

1 May , 2018  

How does he do it? How does book illustrator Will Hillenbrand bring magic to the pages of books for children?

Find out first hand next week as the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library presents “An Evening With Will Hillenbrand” at the Main Library in downtown Mansfield. More…

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Survivor And Rescuer Speaking At The MRCPL

16 Apr , 2018  

The True Cost of Narcan: Spoken by a Survivor & Rescuer will be presented at the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library on Thursday, April 19 from 5 PM to 6 PM.

The Addict’s Family & Friends is a community action group with the purpose of empowering family members and friends who strive for the well-being of an addicted person. We work to educate and equip each advocate with the knowledge and tools necessary to care for the addicted person, to care for oneself, and to strive for change on a local level. More…

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April Movies At Main Include Best Picture Nominee

2 Apr , 2018  

Free movies shown this month at the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library’s Main Branch in downtown Mansfield include Phantom Thread, a nominee for Best Picture in the recent Academy Awards.

Other movies include at least two for young audiences, both being presented on Saturday afternoons. Movies at Main take place in the Community Room. More…

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Jazz And Song On A Sunday Afternoon

18 Mar , 2018  

You know the tunes and the words – the Great American Song Book contains some of the best known popular and jazz melodies from the first part of the twentieth century.

Hear them again this afternoon, as the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library shares “Just Jazz Live” as a part of its Music @ Main series. More…

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March Movies At Main

26 Feb , 2018  

The great lineup of free movies offered at the Main Branch of the Mansfield/Richland County Public Library continues next month, with several feature length films – one featuring a possible Academy Award winner, and several aiming at a young audience.

These include the following. More…

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