Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

Spanish Story Time / Hora del Cuento

Friday, March 6, 2015, 11 a.m.

Cuentos, Canciones, Bailes, y más para niños de 0-5 años y sus adultos. Por motivos de seguridad, existe un límite de 75 participantes para cada hora del cuento. Recuerden hay una hora del cuento a las 10 a.m. y repite a las 11 a.m. Para programar una visita para su clase por favor llame al 202-671-3125.
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Beginners' Amharic

Friday, March 6, 2015, 4 p.m.

The principal language of Ethiopia, Amharic is a Semitic language belonging to the Afro-Asiatic family of languages. It takes its name from Amhara, a central province in Ethiopia and is the second-most spoken Semitic language in the world, after Arabic.   Learn the basics of this fascinating language with Ms. Yacob, every Friday afternoon in Conference Room 1 on the lower level. All ages are welcome!  

Friday Films

Friday, March 6, 2015, 4 p.m.

Family Film and Story! Fridays at 4 p.m. Recommended for all ages.


Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10 a.m.

Build, explore, and play with LEGOs and DUPLOs in the Children's Room from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. every Saturday! This program is designed for children ages 3-12 years old and their caregivers.  
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Tax Assistance

Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10 a.m.

AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is 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.

Saturday Morning Yoga

Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10 a.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).

Get It Write! Study Hall

Sunday, March 8, 2015, 1 p.m.

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.
Winter Science Activities

Family Fun Day Sunday: Winter Science Sessions

Sunday, March 8, 2015, 2 p.m.

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

Reader's Theatre

Monday, March 9, 2015, 4 p.m.

E-Reader Drop-In Clinic

Monday, March 9, 2015, 5 p.m.

  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!