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.
Stories, songs, dances, and more in English and Spanish for children ages 0-5 and their adults.
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.
Cuentos, canciones, cailes, y más en inglés y español para niños de 0-5 años y sus adultos.
DC Public Library is participating in the Free Summer Meals Program. Kids and teens eat free lunch July 6 – Aug. 14.
No registration required.
Lunch will be provided from 1-2:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.Lunch will be provided at the following locations Monday through Friday:
Francis A. Gregory
Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library
Watha T. Daniel/Shaw
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).
Screening and discussion with filmmaker Erica R. Harding.
This film explores the culture and history of the Afro-Indigenous Garifuna people, emphasizing transnationalism and language preservation in contemporary South America. D.C. filmmaker Erica R. Harding will discuss the making of the film and her experiences with the Garifuna people of northern Honduras.
Russell Crowe, Terrence Stamp, Hugo Weaving and Guy Pierce...wait, what?
Yes, all of these men were in movies that celebrate Pride. Come check them out at the Library! The Sum of Us with Russell Crowe as a man looking for Mr. Right. Showing July 5 at 2 p.m.The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert needs no explanation. Showing July 19 at 2 p.m.
Explore Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics
Do you love all the fun stuff about science class? Are you looking for something creative and exciting to do this summer? Then, join the STEAM Team at the Mount Pleasant Library! Each week we will be exploring STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics) with hands on activities. We'll meet on Wednesdays at 2 p.m. in the Children's Room on the 2nd Floor.
Join us for the first Kid's Night of the summer for some fun Origami creations.Every Monday night we'll have lots of fun in the Children's Room with a variety of activities. Monday, June 23 at 7 p.m. we'll be making Origami - the traditional Japanese art of paper folding. Recommended for ages 6-12