Join us for coffee, conversation, and an activity! This is an opportunity to gather with people who enjoy spending time in the library, and to share interests and ideas with the community.
2nd and 4th Friday of each month | 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
We look forward to seeing you there!
Questions? Call 202-671-3122.
Stories, songs, dances, and more in English and Spanish for children ages birth to 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.
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). A signed waiver form is required.
Do you struggle balancing work and life responsibilities? Do you often feel worn out, or have trouble enjoying the present moment? Do you ever find it hard to find time to relax and let go of the stress of your daily life?
Join us every Monday and Wednesday evening until 8 p.m. to improve your English and chat with new people.
The conversation circles are recommended for adults who can read, write, and carry on conversations in English (Advanced Beginner Level). They will be held in Conference Room 2 on the lower level of the library.
Fore more information, call the Adult Literacy Resource Center at 202-727-1616.
These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
May is Older Americans Month. Since 1963, our nation has designated this month as a time to celebrate the many contributions of older Americans and to focus attention on staying healthy and active.From 1963 until 1973, May was referred to as Senior Citizens Month. In May 1974, President Jimmy Carter changed the name to Older Americans Month.
It's time for the Mt. Pleasant Youth Arts Fair! Every year, Mt. Pleasant hosts a public art exhibition of work by local students, so everyone in the community can see what talented kids we have in your midst.
Are you creative? Do you make art? Have you noticed anything new in Mt. Pleasant this year?Then we want YOU to participate in this year's Mt. Pleasant Youth Arts Fair!Every year, we host a public art exhibition of work by local students - that means you - so everyone in the community can see what talented kids we have in our midst.
Jessamy Harrison is 8 years old. Born of a Nigerian mother and English father, her solitary tendencies have her school mates and her parents worried. Sent to Nigeria for the first time to visit with her extended family where her parents hope she will feel better, she quickly becomes friends with Tilly Tilly, who is also eight.