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.
Have you ever dreamed of writing the Great American Novel? Do you have a torrid romance burning inside you? Do you know why the aliens are coming to get you, and you have to share the secret of their extra-dimensional technology with the world? Come Write in at DC Public Library! Bring your favorite notepad or laptop, or use one of the library's public computers to work on your original novel during National Novel Writing Month
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!
Come on over to the Mount Pleasant Library on Sunday June 8, at 2 p.m. for an afternoon full of fun! We'll have Curious George activities, crafts, books, and a movie! Enjoy the party and get signed up for Summer Reading!
Science in the Summer is a fun and free science education program sponsored by GlaxoSmithKline, in partnership with AAAS and the DC Public Library. Through classes held in community sites and taught by certified teachers, this program gets kids excited about studying science with hands-on experiments. Classes are small with 15 students each, so be sure to register early!
Summer is about to take off! Join us in the Children's Room of the Mount Pleasant Library on Tuesday June 10 at 4 p.m. to learn how to make a great paper airplane!We'll learn about the principles of flight and experiment with different paper airplane designs to see whose airplane can fly the farthest.This program is recommended for kids ages 6-12.
Forced from power, the liberator of South America from colonial Spanish rule Simón Bolívar sails down the Magdalena River from Bogotá to the sea. At every port he is greeted with gratitude and celebrated, while feeling a great loss and a sense of disillusionment.
Join documentary filmmaker Andrew Padilla and the Friends of the Mount Pleasant Neighborhood Library at 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 31 for a screening and discussion of the film El Barrio Tours: Gentrification in East Harlem.