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'Cleopatra: A Life'

Published on Monday, December 16, 2013

Cover image of Stacy Schiff's biography entitled Cleopatra: A LifeThe Mt. Pleasant Book Club is reading Cleopatra: A Life, by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Stacy Schiff. Inheritor not only of Egypt, but of family ways that included incest, assassination, and waging civil war against her siblings, Cleopatra was famous long before becoming involved with the two most powerful men in the Roman Empire.

Last call before the apocalypse!

Published on Saturday, December 14, 2013
this is the end

"Whoa, dude, it's really not that bad.  It's just the end of the world, calm down."

Come check it out on Dec. 21 at Mt. Pleasant in the large meeting room.

Celebrate the Holidays @ the Library!

Published on Saturday, December 14, 2013

SnowflakeAre you bubbling over with holiday spirit? Ready to deck the halls, light the lights, and rock around the Christmas tree? Then, please come share in the festivities at the Mt. Pleasant Library’s Holiday Party on Saturday, Dec. 21 in the Children’s Room.

Families with children of all ages are welcome to participate in a variety of holiday activities from 2-3 p.m. Listen to holiday stories and music, make a snowy craft, and play fun games! 

Hope to see you there!

Make Holiday Cards for the patients at Children's National Medical Center

Published on Saturday, December 14, 2013

Come and spread some holiday cheer
At Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library this year
Cards for the children at Children's National we shall decorate
Smiles, joy and laughter we are sure to create

Join us for Family Funday Sunday on the 15th of December
For holiday spirit the little ones will remember

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Family Funday Sunday is held in the Children's Room every Sunday at 2 p.m.  

Join us Sunday, Dec. 15 for this fun and special craft.

Recommended for children and their families.




Published on Thursday, December 5, 2013

Image of a pile of rocks with the sea as background.

What are our values?
How do we choose the values by which we live?
What is the importance of these values to our well-being?
How successful are we in keeping to these values?

Join Life Coach Nadjejda Chapoteau on Thursday, Dec. 12 at 6:30 p.m. in the large meeting room on the main floor for this engaging presentation and a thoughtful discussion as she addresses these important questions. 

Now he defends Washington, DC and Freedom!

Published on Saturday, November 23, 2013

What's he doing to protect the President after being removed as the personal Presidential guard? 

He's being awesome! 

Come check it out on Dec. 7 at 2 p.m. in the Large Meeting Room. 

olympus has fallen

'Beethoven Was One-Sixteenth Black and Other Stories'

Published on Monday, November 18, 2013

Image of the book cover for Nadine Gordimer's novel Beethoven Was One-Sixteenth Black and Other StoriesThe Mt. Pleasant Book Club is reading Nadine Gordimer’s Beethoven was One-Sixteenth Black and Other Stories.

Published on Saturday, November 9, 2013

Who is trying to destroy the world of Tony Stark?

Find out what is going on in this picture on Nov. 23 at 2 p.m. in the large meeting room.
iron man 3   

Thursday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m.

Published on Thursday, November 7, 2013

Do you qualify for Medicare coverage?
Have questions about how it all works?

Then come to the Medicare and You workshop Thursday Nov. 14, specially designed by the Department of Health and Human Services and Medicare.Gov to help answer questions about the different health and drug plans, and your rights as a Medicare recipient. 

Come and get the advice you need to help make the right decisions during this open enrollment season.MedStar Medicare Logo

Thursday Nov. 21 - All Day

Published on Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Do you have questions about the Affordable Care Act? Want to know what your alternatives are for coverage? Then come to the DC Health Link Information Session, happening all day Thursday, Nov. 21 in the large meeting room on the main floor!

The DC Health Link Information Session is designed to provide consumers and small business owners information about the Affordable Care Act, the new health insurance marketplace, DC Health Link, and the enrollment process. Just drop in; DC Health Link Assisters will be onsite to answer your questions.

Find out more about healthcare enrollment information at the DC Public Library.

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