Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

Winner of Mt. Pleasant’s “Read With Me” Summer Reading Program!

Published on Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Summer Reading was a blast this year at Mount Pleasant! More than 540 children ages 0-12 logged their reading hours at the library and we are so proud of each and every one of them.  We want to thank all of the children who participated this summer and send big congratulations to Ian, our raffle winner of a big bundle of books for the “Read With Me” program for children ages 0-5! 

Our Adult Summer Reading Winner of a Kindle Tablet

Published on Thursday, September 5, 2013

Photograph of Adult Summer Reading 2013 grand-prize winner Sean Ballantine holding his new Kindle Tablet.Congratulations to Sean Ballentine, winner of our 2013 Adult Summer Reading raffle of a Kindle Tablet! Sean is a Ph.D. candidate in Mathematics at the University of Maryland.

These titles should refresh your memory and hold you over until October...

Published on Monday, September 2, 2013

Get more background on Woodbury and The Governor with these books:

The Walking Dead: Rise of the Governor by Robert Kirkman and Jay Bonansinga
walking dead, rise of the governor

A Mt. Pleasant Library Volunteer

Published on Thursday, August 29, 2013

Photo of Ralph the PAL dog

Ralph is a PAL dog and new volunteer at the Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library. He visits when his schedule permits.
Here are ten facts about Ralphie the doggie:

CHEC required reading

Published on Tuesday, August 27, 2013


Columbia Heights Educational Campus reading assignment will be due the first week of school. Do not procrastinate. Remember CHEC students, reading your book will be 10 percent of your first advisory grade. 

Come in to Mt. Pleasant Library, where the majority of the titles are now available. Here are some titles currently available at the Mt. Pleasant Library:

Aug. 26, 7 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.

Published on Sunday, August 25, 2013

Ingrid AndersJoin local author Ingrid Anders at Mt. Pleasant Library for an evening of fun.

Who has the floor? You do.

Perform poetry, sing a song, do stand-up, play an instrument, surprise us!

See you on Aug. 26 at 7 p.m.!

Learn How to Download Books and Music to Your e-Reader

Published on Friday, August 23, 2013

confused about e readersConfused about how to download to your e-Reader?

Come to our Weekly E-Reader Drop-In Clinic Mondays from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Bring your fully charged iPads, Kindles, Nooks, tablets or laptops and your library card.

You will learn how to download books, music and other types of media available for downloading from the Library!

Don't forget to bring your cords!

Friends of the Mt. Pleasant Library Book Sale Saturday, Oct. 5!

Published on Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Book donationsOnce again, the Mt. Pleasant Library is accepting book donations on behalf of our Friends group. The next Friends of the Mount Pleasant Library Book Sale is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 5 in the Meeting Room on the first floor. Proceeds from the sale benefits the Mt. Pleasant Library -- especially its children's programming.

Please bring your salable items inside the library during our open hours. We need the outside book drop for library materials. We appreciate your cooperation and generosity.

Seven books to share with your child about starting school

Published on Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Adventure Annie Goes to Kindergarten
By Toni Buzzeo
Even though there are rules to follow, a little girl who loves adventure has an exciting first day of kindergarten.
Book cover of "Adventure Annie"

A Mount Pleasant Library Volunteer

Published on Thursday, August 15, 2013

Photo of Willie the dog

Willie is a PAL dog and visits the Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library when his schedule permits.
Here are ten facts about Willie the small, white doggie: