We’re crazy for Almodóvar in June and July.
This Pride season, we thought we would pay tribute to an award-winning director we can always count on to be inclusive, over the top, thought-provoking – and fun! Join us in the large meeting room on the main floor every Saturday at 2 p.m. for another amazing Almodóvar film.
Come learn the skills your children need to be ready to learn to read. We'll share tips on how to promote early literacy at home in this interactive presentation in the Children's Room on the Second Floor of the library.
Your children are welcome: Every child will receive a free book.
The program is for parents and caregivers of children ages birth to 5.
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!
Got Bars?! Got Poems?! Or just have a story to tell? This interactive cipher is the first step to transform your stories into so much more.
In this program, you’ll explore what Frederick Douglass and Cole have in common, and what drama and poetry have in common. This workshop is for aspiring, inspired, and established writers and fans of hip hop, poetry and theatre.
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.
In this course, students learn the parts of the computer, mouse basics, typing, Internet search and electronic mail. This two-hour class meets twice per week for six weeks.
Prerequisite: none. Pre-registration is required.
To register for classes, please call Byte Back at 202-529-3395 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.
When registration is closed, you may contact Byte Back to join our calling list. ByteBack will call all interested students next time registration begins.
The Mt. Pleasant Library is a Maker Camp site!
From July 6 to Aug. 14, we will be doing exciting experiments and projects every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 2-4 p.m.
Children ages 8 and older and teens are invited to come join the fun every day of the camp or to just drop in whenever they are free.
No registration is necessary.
Happy Birthday Rock Creek Park!On Sept. 25, 1890, Rock Creek Park was established as one of the largest and first urban nature parks in the country. Join author and historian Scott Einberger for a special evening program spotlighting how this largest of Washington, D.C. parks was established.
This fall we are introducing a NEW Pajama Storytime! Join us every Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Children's Room on the Second Floor of the library for some storytime fun before bedtime. We'll share stories, songs, and dances for children of all ages and their parents or caregivers.
You already know the song but what you didn't know was that 3,863,484 actual legos were used in making this movie?Come check it out on September 27, 2014 in the Large Meeting Room at 2 p.m.(It's really awesome!)
This fall, we are happy to announce two new weekly programs for children!Kids NightMondays at 7 p.m.Hang out with your friends and enjoy a variety of activities that may include games, crafts, and movies.