Adult Events

Senior Housing Options for Your Loved One

On Tuesday, July 25 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 or call 972.874.6165.

Senior Housing Options Flyer

Raptors of Texas

On Wednesday, July 26 at 3:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m., The Blackland Prairie Raptor Center will present "Raptors of Texas," a family-friendly program showcasing hawks, owls, and falcons that call Flower Mound their home. Join us for a close-up view of these magnificent animals! Tickets are free but required for admission, and will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 9 a.m. on show day, July 26. Visit the Library or call 972.874.6165 for more information.

Raptors of Texas Flyer

Back to School with Essential Oils

On August 2 at 7:00 p.m., Becky Pearce will discuss how essential oils work hand-in-hand with healthy lifestyle decisions and share tips and tricks for how to incorporate essential oils into your family's back to school routines, including homework helpers, getting a good night's sleep, and more. To register, email or call 972.874.6165.

Back to School with Essential Oils Flyer

Foundations of Investing

On Tuesday, August 8, at 7:00 p.m., Frank Rattan, Jr., CRPC®, a financial advisor with Edward Jones, will teach the basic rules for investing. Attendees will learn how to develop an investment strategy, choose quality investments, diversify their portfolios, invest for the long term, and focus on what they can control. To register, email or call 972.874.6165.

Foundations of Investing Flyer

YMCA's Diabetes Prevention Program Orientation

On Monday, August 14, at 1:00 p.m., learn how to adopt and maintain healthy lifestyles by eating healthier, increasing physical activity, and losing a modest amount of weight to reduce your diabetes risk. For more information contact Tracey Burns, Director of Healthy Lifestyles—214-561-1509,

Diabetes Prevention Orientation Flyer

Communication Strategies for Dementia

Caring for a loved one with dementia poses many challenges for families and caregivers. Improving communication skills will help make caregiving less stressful and will likely improve the quality of your relationship with your loved one. On Tuesday, August 15 at 7:00 p.m., Darla Lefler with Avanti Senior Living will discuss communication strategies and the book I'm Still Here: A New Philosophy of Alzheimer's Care. To register, email or call 972.874.6165.

Communication Strategies for Dementia Flyer

Back to School Showcase

Don’t miss this great opportunity on 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 or call 972.874.6165.

Back to School Showcase 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.