Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

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Maker Martes Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015, 4 p.m.

Start Hispanic Heritage Month off with some Maker Martes fun! Join us in the Children's Room for a musical craft where we make maracas and listen to music in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. 
Pre-School Story Time

Pre-School Story Time

Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, 10 a.m.

Stories, songs, and rhymes for ages 2-5, with their caregivers. 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.
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Pre-School Story Time

Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, 11 a.m.

Stories, songs, and rhymes for ages 2-5, with their caregivers. 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.
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Job Seekers Drop-in Clinic

Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, 2:30 p.m.

Get one-on-one support from staff and learn basic activities in an online job search:   Create an email account Start a resume Work on an online application Learn about the job seeking process Create and save a sample job search Every Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. in Conference Room 1 on the lower level.  Job seeking assistance available for Spanish speakers on the first Wednesday of the month.
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After-School Workshops with Asian American LEAD

Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, 4:30 p.m.

AALEAD is an after-school program for middle and high school students with workshops on leadership development, educational empowerment and community.
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'Latino Americans' Documentary Screening

Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, 7 p.m.

Join us for a screening of Latino Americans, a 2013 documentary supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities. The award-winning series chronicles Latinos in the United States from the 16th century to present day.

PAL Pajama Party

Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, 7 p.m.

It's a Pajama Party... with doggies!!! Join us in your jammies for a doggie story time and an opportunity to read to a PAL dog. The whole family is invited to join in the FUN!
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After-School Tutoring with 826DC

Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015, 3:30 p.m.

826DC provides D.C. students ages 6-18 with free one-on-one homework help for all subject areas in an after-school tutoring program. With the support of volunteer tutors, students focus first on their homework, complete required reading their teachers assign and participate in creative writing activities. After-School Tutoring will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-5:30 p.m. in the large meeting room on the first floor. The program will run from September 15th through October 29th.
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Juegos Jueves

Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015, 4 p.m.

Challenge your friends to a game of Candy Land, Twister, Wii Sports, or cards every Thursday in the Children's Room. Join us for these games and more! Recommended for ages 5-12.
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¡DC Cooks Ahorita!

Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015, 7 p.m.

In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month please join us for a cooking demonstration featuring local cook, author and storyteller Jonathan Bardzik.   Jonathan will conduct a cooking/kitchen workshop demonstrating the proper handling of kitchen utensils, basic kitchen skills (i.e. how to dice and chop an onion, etc.) and the preparation of two to three side dishes highlighting the beauty of Latin cuisine. This demonstration will take place in the Large Meeting Room.

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