Adults

Adult Events



Winter Craft: Create a Cork Angel


Join us to create a cork angel that anyone can make and proudly display in their home or give as a gift. We'll use a cork, a wooden bead, elbow macaroni, decorative ribbon, and seed beads to make this lovely angel. This class if for ages 16 and above. Registration is required; choose either the December 11 or December 14 session. There is a $2 materials fee, due at time of registration. To register, please visit the Information Desk in the Library. 
Monday, December 11, 7 p.m.
Thursday, December 14, 1 p.m.

Create a Cork Angel Flyer


Winter Craft: Create a Wintry Happy Snowman


Join us for our second winter craft program, and turn a sock into a wintry happy snowman. We'll use rice, a sock, buttons, and fabric to make this charming snowman. This class if for ages 16 and above. Registration is required; choose either the January 8 or January 10 session. There is a $2 materials fee, due at time of registration. To register, please visit the Information Desk in the Library. 
Monday, January 8, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, January 10, 1 p.m.

Create a Wintry Happy Snowman Flyer


Job Search Series


The Flower Mound Public Library will host a Job Search Series led by Goodwill Job Connection. All sessions begin at 1 p.m. 
To register, please email the library or call 972.874.6165.
  • Monday, January 8 - Job Search Strategies
  • Wednesday, January 24 - Resume Writing
  • Wednesday, January 29 - Job Search Scams
  • Monday, February 5 - Mock Interview
Job Search Series Flyer


2018: New Year, New You Series


Join us in January for the "New You" Series. Do your New Year's resolutions involve getting healthier? Flower Mound Family Physician Douglas M. Cluff, M.D., will address four topics to help you achieve your goals. All sessions begin at 7 p.m.
To register for "New You," please email the library or call 972.874.6165.
  • Tuesday, January 9 - Priority One: Overcoming Addictions (The "Contra-Addiction" Diet)
  • Tuesday, January 16 - Nutrition: Simplified and Clarified
  • Wednesday, January 24 - Does Exercise Help You Lose Weight?
  • Wednesday, January 31 - Putting It All Together and Making It Stick
New You Series Flyer


Special Needs Planning Seminar


On Wednesday, January 10 at 6:30 p.m., the Library will host an informational seminar for parents and grandparents of special needs children. In the program, M. Bradley Bolinger, Attorney & CPA, will explain the advantages and potential pitfalls you may experience when trying to implement a Special Needs Trust, and how this legal relationship works. To register, please email the library or call 972.874.6165.

Special Needs Seminar Flyer


Skilled Nursing Facilities: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly


On Tuesday, January 23 at 7 p.m., Norm Staniford, a Certified Senior Advisor with CarePatrol, will discuss how to choose a Skilled Nursing Facility for your loved one. Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs) serve two main functions in today's medical provider environment: short-term rehabilitation and long-term care. There are well over 200 plus SNFs in the DFW area alone. How can I find these facilities when I need one? When should I select one? Which ones are the best? How much do they cost? Who pays for the stay? What should I do to select a SNF? We'll discuss these questions and more. To register, please email the library or call 972.874.6165.

Skilled Nursing Facilities Flyer


Chess Challenge


Can you beat a chess champion? Now you can try! On Saturday, January 27 from 2 - 4 p.m., former U.S. women's chess champion Dr. Alexey Root will play 10 players simultaneously. Anyone who can win gets a copy of her newest book: Prepare with Chess Strategy. Are you up for the challenge? All ages are welcome. Registration is not required.

Chess Challenge Flyer


Spring Gardening Series


The Flower Mound Public Library will host four gardening sessions full of useful tips and information as part of the 2018 Spring Gardening Series, presented by the Denton County Master Gardener Association. All presentations begin at 7 p.m. 
To register, please email the library or call 972.874.6165.
  • February 5 - Garden Container Function and Design
  • February 12 - Horti-Couture: What's Hot for 2018
  • February 19 - Native Bees for Your Garden
  • February 26 - Weed'em and Reap: Weeds & Watering
DCMGA Gardening Series Flyer


Author Talk featuring Anna LeBaron, The Polygamist's Daughter


On Saturday, February 10 at 12:00 p.m., author Anna LeBaron will discuss her memoir The Polygamist's Daughter which tells of her experiences growing up in a cult and how she ultimately realized that she wanted something more for her life. The book brings readers along on young Anna's harrowing journey through countless obstacles to the freedom she found as an adult. The author will be available to sign her book. Registration is recommended. To register, please email the library or call 972.874.6165.

Anna LeBaron 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.