Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

'The Answer/La Respuesta'

The Story of Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz

Due to issues tied to Hurricane Sandy, this program has been canceled for Wednesday, Oct. 31.

¡Las clases de computación de ByteBack en español vuelven a la biblioteca!

Byteback's computer classes for Spanish speakers are back!

¡Las clases para aprender como usar las computadoras vuelven a la biblioteca de Mount Pleasant! Estamos ofreciendo dos horarios de clase todos los martes y jueves, de las 10 a.m. hasta el mediodía, y de las 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. Las clases empiezan este martes día 30 de octubre.

DC Reads Film Screening: Persepolis

This Saturday at 3 p.m.

As part of our season of DC Reads programming related to Azar Nafisi’s memoir Reading Lolita in Tehran, the Mt. Pleasant Library will screen two movies exploring life in contemporary Iran.

The Creative Class is Coming to Mount Pleasant!

Join Us For This Innovative Workshop for Adults

Join The Creative Class! Hand sew sachets and ornaments using books on aromatherapy and harvesting as inspiration. All materials will be provided.The Creative Class’s next workshop will be at the Mount Pleasant Neighborhood Library on Saturday, Oct. 13 at 2 p.m. in the meeting room on the main level.

Banned Books Week: Celebrating the Freedom to Read

Sept. 30 - Oct. 6, 2012

Commemorate the 30th anniversary of Banned Books Week at Mount Pleasant Library.Visit the adult, graphic novel and teen sections.

Spanish Story Time

Hora del Cuento

Join us every Friday at 10 a.m. for a Spanish Story Time. We’ll have stories, songs and rhymes for children ages 0-5, with their caregivers.For safety's sake, there is a limit of 75 participants for each story time.Acompáñenos todos los viernes a las 10am para la Hora del Cuento. 

Book Club's Title for September: 'Last Call'

The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

The Prohibition era was one of the most vibrant and socially complex eras of twentieth century United States history.

Congratulations to Carmen Bonilla!

Our Teen Summer Reading Program Winner of a Kindle Fire!

Congratulations to our Teen Summer Reading Program winner, Carmen Bonilla!Carmen is an eighth-grader at the Cesar Chavez Prep School in Northwest D.C. Carmen read an astonishing 36 books in 3 months, making her the winner of a brand-new Kindle Fire.Way to go, Carmen!!!See you around the library ;)

Mt. Pleasant is Open! Let's Celebrate!

Grand Opening Celebration Sept. 15

The hard work of renovating and re-opening Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library is over. So let's celebrate!Join us for our Grand Opening celebration on Sept. 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. We will have fun activities for all ages, all day, refreshments and much more.

Congratulations to Bergen Kane!

Bergen Lavinson Kane is the winner of a Kindle Fire, the Mount Pleasant Library Summer Reading Club Grand Prize!  Miss Bergen attends the Maret School and is eight years old.