AARP Foundation Tax-Aideis available free to taxpayers with low and moderate income, with special attention to those 60 and older.Through a cadre of trained volunteers, AARP Foundation Tax-Aide has helped low- to moderate-income individuals for more than 40 years in every state and the District of Columbia.
Come and meet with a trained AARP tax aide provider today.
Service available from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Start your Saturdays with Carol, Marjorie and some relaxing, stress-free yoga!
Everyone is welcome, beginners especially! Please wear comfortable clothing and bring water. Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours (limited availability).
Need help with homework? Want feedback on your creative writing? Stop by the information desk! We’ll set you up in a quiet study space and give you tips on how to ace your assignments.
On the lower level, every Sunday.
Enjoy the winter season with hands on wintery science experiments.
Sunday, Jan. 4 - Make a Snowflake
Learn about how snowflakes form by creating your own crystals.
Sunday, Jan. 25 - Erupting Snow
Make your own snow inside the library and experiment with it.
Sunday, Feb. 15 - Fun with Frost
Learn about how frost forms by creating your own.
Sunday, March 8 - Ice Cube Magic
AALEAD is an after-school program for middle and high school students with workshops on leadership development, educational empowerment, and community.
We’ll be meeting after school every week on Mondays and Wednesdays from 3 – 6 p.m. Feb. 18 through August for different activities to hone our leadership skills, technology chops, and other important life skills. Join us!
Bring your fully charged iPads, Kindles, Nooks, Tablets, or laptops and your library card to our weekly e-Reader Clinic at the information desk on the lower level. You will learn how to download books, music, and different types of media available for downloading from our website, and much much more...don't forget your cords!
Stories, songs, and rhymes for ages 0-2, with their caregivers.
For safety's sake, there is a limit of 75 participants for each story time.
Remember -- there is a story time at 10 a.m. and another repeated at 11 a.m.
To schedule a class visit, please call 202-671-3125.
Trabajadores Unidos de Washington D.C. and the Mt. Pleasant Library are teaming up to offer a series of workshops designed to help construction workers and other trades people improve the math skills they will need for their jobs, such as calculating and measuring.
Each session will begin on a Sunday afternoon, and will consist of three classes.
As usual, all workshops at the library are free! There is also no need to register, just show up.
All workshops will be in Conference Room 1 on the lower level.
Oh, what to paint…?
A Portrait? A Landscape? Still Life, Perhaps?
Deciding what to paint can be a challenge.
Our Bancroft Brownies will search for inspiration to meet the requirements for their Painting Badge (beginning in March).
Here are 14 books that may inspire.
Ignore all the snow on the ground! It's time to start thinking about the summer!
If you are a D.C. youth interested in participating in the 2015 Mayor Marion S. Barry Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP), then listen up. Registration opens up on Friday, Jan. 30 at 12 p.m., so grab your library card and head over to Mt. Pleasant Library (or any library!) right after school to sign up with our computers.
Two couples get together one summer evening at a trendy restaurant in Amsterdam for a nice meal. But the initial pleasantries will ultimately have to give way to the very unpleasant talk they need to have: About their 15-year-old sons, their role in a horrific act currently under police investigation, and what is to be done.
Amid the polite conversation lines are about to be drawn, revealing just how far each couple is willing to go in order to protect their own.