Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

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Beginners' Amharic

Friday, Dec. 5, 2014, 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!  
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Friends of the Mt. Pleasant Library Book Sale

Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, 10 a.m.

It’s that time of year! The Friends of the Mt. Pleasant Library are hosting another book sale Saturday Dec. 6 in the large meeting room on the main floor of the library from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. They will have all types of books and other media on sale, including children’s books, books in Spanish and other foreign languages, a wide selection of fiction and non-fiction books, as well as DVDs and CDs. Can’t make it Saturday? Don’t worry: the book sale will continue Sunday, Dec. 7 from 1 – 4 p.m.

Saturday Morning Yoga

Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, 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).

Family Story Time

Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, 2 p.m.

Join us for an all-ages story time with singing, dancing and lots of fun!
Image of a pile of books with children and characters climbing all over them.

Friends of the Mt. Pleasant Library Book Sale

Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, 1 p.m.

It’s that time of year! The Friends of the Mt. Pleasant Library are hosting another book sale Sunday, Dec. 7 in the large meeting room on the main floor of the library from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. They will have all types of books and other media on sale, including children’s books, books in Spanish and other foreign languages, a wide selection of fiction and non-fiction books, as well as DVDs and CDs. Can’t make it Sunday? Don’t worry! The book sale begins Saturday, Dec. 6 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Get It Write! Study Hall

Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, 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.

Family Funday Sunday

Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, 2 p.m.

A variety of family friendly programs that may include dance, music, movement, movies, sign language and much more.Recommended for ages 0-12.

Reader's Theatre

Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, 4 p.m.

E-Reader Drop-In Clinic

Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, 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!    

Baby-Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014, 10 a.m.

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.

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