Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

Published on Saturday, November 9, 2013

Who is trying to destroy the world of Tony Stark?

Find out what is going on in this picture on Nov. 23 at 2 p.m. in the large meeting room.
iron man 3   

Thursday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m.

Published on Thursday, November 7, 2013

Do you qualify for Medicare coverage?
Have questions about how it all works?

Then come to the Medicare and You workshop Thursday Nov. 14, specially designed by the Department of Health and Human Services and Medicare.Gov to help answer questions about the different health and drug plans, and your rights as a Medicare recipient. 

Come and get the advice you need to help make the right decisions during this open enrollment season.MedStar Medicare Logo

Thursday Nov. 21 - All Day

Published on Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Do you have questions about the Affordable Care Act? Want to know what your alternatives are for coverage? Then come to the DC Health Link Information Session, happening all day Thursday, Nov. 21 in the large meeting room on the main floor!

The DC Health Link Information Session is designed to provide consumers and small business owners information about the Affordable Care Act, the new health insurance marketplace, DC Health Link, and the enrollment process. Just drop in; DC Health Link Assisters will be onsite to answer your questions.

Find out more about healthcare enrollment information at the DC Public Library.

A journey Into darkness on Nov. 9 at 2 p.m.

Published on Saturday, November 2, 2013

How do you stop a one man weapon capable of mass destruction?

Join James Tiberius Kirk, third captain of the United Federation of Planet's Constitution-class starship Enterprise to find out how he and his crew will do it.
star trek into darkness

'Historic Restaurants of Washington, D.C.'

Published on Thursday, October 31, 2013

Book cover of John DeFerrari's book, Historic Restaurants of Washington, D.C.

Thursday, Oct. 31, 7 p.m.

Published on Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Celia CruzThe multimedia presentation "Celia Cruz: Queen of Salsa," on Oct. 31 at 7 p.m., will include soundtracks and video clips of Celia Cruz.

Over the course of a career that spanned six decades and took her from humble beginnings in Cuba to a world-renowned artist, Cruz became the undisputed "Queen of Salsa."
Presented by Mario A. Ortiz, Associate Professor of Spanish and Director of Latin American and Latino Studies Education at the Catholic University of America.

Published on Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Don't know what we're talking about?

Come watch Zach Snyder's directorial debut Oct. 30 at 6 p.m. in the large meeting room.
dawn of the dead

Demonstration and Workshop on Tuesday, October 29 at 7:00 p.m.

Published on Friday, October 25, 2013
Collage workshop for adults

Local collage artist Megan Coyle will provide a program with demonstration on her collage work and collage in general to adults in the meeting room on the first floor. Attendees may make small "painting with paper" animal collages.

Registration is required to ensure that enough supplies are available for all participants. (Click the link to register.)

Seniors are welcome.

Family Fun-Day Sunday

Published on Friday, October 25, 2013

AndréaCome sing, dance, shake and try out new rhythms and Spanish words with Andrés as he takes children on a musical journey through different Latin American cultures. Recommended for ages 3 to 12.

The fun starts Sunday, Oct. 27 at 2 p.m. in the Children's Room on the second floor.

Published on Friday, October 25, 2013
cave canem dogPlease join us for a Celebration of Poetry featuring poets from Cave Canem, a collection of poetry that is committed to cultivate the artistic and professional growth of African American poets.

Some of the poets that will be reading are:
  • Niki Herd
  • Katy Richey
  • Brandon D. Johnson
  • Hayes Davis
  • Teri Cross Davis
  • Derrick Weston Brown
The poetry starts Sunday, Nov. 3 at 2 p.m. in the meeting room on the first floor.