Mt. Pleasant
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Celebrate Dia!

Maru Montero Dance Company

Join us Friday, May 3 at 4 p.m., as we celebrate El Día de los Niños/ El Día de los Libros with a beautiful performance of Mexican and Latin American folk dances by the Maru Montero Dance Company!

'The Hare with Amber Eyes' by Edmund de Waal

Book Club Title for April

Edmund de Waal found himself the inheritor of his great uncle’s priceless collection of netsukes, beautifully and intricately carved miniature 17th century Japanese sculptures that were used to fasten containers to the belts of men’s traditional Japanese robes, the kosode and kimono.

New YA Series Sequels

Hay fever got you sneezing?  Lose yourself in one of our new Young Adult Series. Crown of Embers by Rae Carson

Bicycling

Seven Cycling Stories to Share with your Child

Curl up, get cozy, and read!Along a Long RoadBy Frank VivaJUV E VIVAIllustrations and brief text evoke a bicycle ride, with its ups and downs, sweeping turns, and vivid views.

Historic Bridges of Rock Creek Park: A Lecture by John DeFerrari

Part of the Know Your Neighborhood program series

Know Your Neighborhood: Preserving Community Stories

The Know Your Neighborhood program series rolls on this Saturday, April 13 at 2 p.m. in the large meeting room with a workshop focusing on oral history. Join oral historian and librarian at the Washingtoniana Division Kelly Navies to learn how to develop a community oral history project.

Meet Buster!

A Mount Pleasant Library Volunteer

The Rise and Fall and Rise of Columbia Heights

A Presentation by Brian Kraft

Friends of the Mount Pleasant Library Book Sale

Proceeds Benefit the Library

Mark your calendars for the Spring Book Sale at the Mt. Pleasant Library, Saturday, April 6, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., sponsored by the Friends of the Mount Pleasant Library.

Book Club Title for April

'The Solitude of Prime Numbers'

Prime numbers can be a sad lot. Divisible only by one or itself, they are the odd ones out. When they meet, the teenaged, damaged Alice and Mattia instantly recognize this quality in each other. The circumstances of life will bring them together repeatedly, but only so many times.

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