Adults

Adult Events


Senior Housing Options for Your Loved One


On Tuesday, August 22 at 7:00 p.m., Norm Staniford, a Certified Senior Advisor with Care Patrol, will present "Senior Housing Options for your Loved One." What is the difference between active, independent, and assisted senior living? What assistance does senior housing provide and what will you have to provide? How can you afford senior housing? Norm will answer these questions and more. To register, email fmpl@flower-mound.com or call 972.874.6165.

Senior Housing Options Flyer


Back to School Showcase


Don’t miss this great opportunity on Saturday, August 26 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Flower Mound Public Library to get ready for the school year! Businesses and organizations in the Flower Mound area offering sports & theatre, academic programs or other activities & services to the community will be on hand to take registrations and provide information. For more information, email fmpl@flower-mound.com or call 972.874.6165.

Back to School Showcase Flyer


Protecting Wealth from Long-Term Care Expenses


Join us on Tuesday, September 5 at 7:00 p.m. as Frank Rattan, Jr., CRPC®, a financial advisor with Edward Jones, focuses on understanding the risks associated with long-term care and offers tips on how you can protect yourself from them. To register, email fmpl@flower-mound.com or call 972.874.6165.

Protecting Wealth Flyer


Prepare to Care


Caring for a loved one can be a rewarding experience, but it can also be challenging. AARP Texas will present the program "Prepare to Care" on Tuesday, September 12 at 7:00 p.m. In this presentation, learn 5 steps every caregiver should take and get information and resources to help you better care for yourself and the ones you love. Participants will receive the booklet Prepare to Care: A Resource Guide for Families, a practical tool to help caregivers get organized and find the support that they might need. To register, email fmpl@flower-mound.com or call 972.874.6165.

Prepare to Care Flyer


Coping with Test Anxiety

Test taking has become a staple in our school systems. With that can come a great deal of fear and panic. On Saturday, September 16 at 2:00 p.m., Rachel Falbo, Licensed Professional Counselor and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, will help you understand and help your child get through their own test anxiety. To RSVP, email fmpl@flower-mound or call 972.874.6165.

Test Anxiety Flyer


Beautiful Disasters: A Family's Journey Through Teen Depression


On Monday, September 18 at 7:00 p.m., former Flower Mound resident, Carolyn Zahnow, will discuss her new book, Beautiful Disasters, which follows the life of her son, Cameron Stephenson, from his freshman year at Marcus High School until his death after graduation on August 11, 2005. Carolyn shares the story of his grief, depression, substance abuse, rehab to his final decision – ending his life. This is a helpful book for other parents experiencing similar problems with their own teens. To RSVP, email fmpl@flower-mound or call 972.874.6165.

Beautiful Disasters Flyer


Let's Talk College: What You Need to Know Right Now


There are more than 3,000 colleges out there; how do you know which one is right for you? College can cost upwards of $100,000; how are you going to pay for it? There are many questions that come up when making a college plan, and residents are encouraged to get answers on Tuesday, September 19 at 7 p.m. when the Flower Mound Public Library hosts a college preparation class. Erika Dietz, local college planner and founder of Guru Academic Advising, will answer some of your biggest questions about college and help you figure out what you can do right now to set your student up for future success. Parents and students are encouraged to attend this free program together! Don’t worry if you can’t make it on Tuesday, September 19; stop by for the repeat event on Tuesday, October 24 at 7 p.m. To reserve your spot, please email fmpl@flower-mound.com, or call 972.874.6165.

Let's Talk College Flyer


Create a Fall Monarch Butterfly Garden


Join us on Wednesday, September 27 at 7 p.m. for the presentation "Create a Fall Monarch Butterfly Garden." Monarch Watch Conservation Specialist Carol Clark will share how Monarch Waystations support conservation of the Monarch butterfly and discuss how you can create a Waystation in your landscape. The program will also spotlight Waystations in our local community and how you and your family can become citizen scientists right in your own garden to help with national conservation efforts. To register, email fmpl@flower-mound.com or call 972.874.6165.

Monarch Butterfly Garden Flyer


Put Your Retirement Plan to Work


On Tuesday, October 3 at 7:00 p.m., Frank Rattan, Jr., CRPC®, a financial advisor with Edward Jones, will discuss the advantages of participating in an employer-sponsored plan. He will also explain why it's important to start saving now, suggest two additional tax-advantaged ways to save outside the employer plan, and discuss options for old employer-sponsored plans. To register, email fmpl@flower-mound.com or call 972.874.6165.

Put Your Retirement Plan to Work Flyer



Adult Programs 

2017-2018 Book Club Discussion Group


The Flower Mound Public Library welcomes you to join our book club discussion group for lively talk about the book of the month. For more information call 972.874.6165. Attend either Mondays at 7:00 p.m. or Thursdays at 9:30 a.m.

Printable 2017-2018 Book List Brochure

 
The Last Days of Night by Graham Moore
  • Monday, August 14
  • Thursday, August 17
 
  News of the World by Paulette Jiles
  • Monday, September 11
  • Thursday, September 14
 
 The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood 
  • Monday, October 9
  • Thursday, October 12

Lilac Girls by Martha Hall Kelly 
  • Monday, November 13
  • Thursday, November 16

One Thousand White Women: The Journals of May Dodd
 by Jim Fergus 
  • Monday, December 11
  • Thursday, December 14
The Whole Town's Talking by Fannie Flagg 
  • Monday, January 8
  • Thursday, January 11
 
  Karolina's Twins by Ronald H. Balson 
  • Monday, February 12
  • Thursday, February 15
 
  Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance 
  • Monday, March 12
  • Thursday, March 15
 
  A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles 
  • Monday, April 9
  • Thursday, April 12
 
  The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
  • Monday, May 14
  • Thursday, May 17

Gaming Unplugged

 
Join fellow gamers for an afternoon of chess, table-top games, and role-playing games on the second Sunday of the month from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Games will be provided, or you may bring your own. All ages welcome.
2017 dates: January 8, February 12, March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11, July 9, September 10, October 8, November 12 and December 10.