Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

The Mount Pleasant Neighborhood Library is closing early tonight, 12/1, and will reopen at 9:30 tomorrow morning.


Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016, 10 a.m.

Build, explore, and play with LEGOs and DUPLOs in the Children's Room from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. every Saturday. This program is designed for children ages 3-12 years old and their caregivers.  

Saturday Morning Yoga

Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016, 10 a.m.

Start your Saturdays with Carol, Marjorie and some relaxing, stress-free yoga! Everyone is welcome, beginners especially! Please wear comfortable clothing and bring water. Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours (limited availability).
Play, Dance, Create Kids Clip Art

It's My Body! Art and Movement Workshop

Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016, 2 p.m.

This workshop complements the D.C.Rape Crisis Center's Good Touch Bad Touch sexual abuse prevention curriculum for pre-school through sixth grade students. It is designed to create a shared learning experience between adults and youth. The workshop incorporates theater, art and games to explore the concepts of expression, communication and boundaries.    
Family Story Time

Family Funday Sunday

Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016, 2 p.m.

A variety of family friendly programs that may include dance, music, movement, movies, sign language and much more. Recommended for children from birth to 12 years old.  
'Squirrel's New Year's Resolution' book cover

Reader's Theatre Featuring Squirrel's New Year's Resolution

Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, 4 p.m.

Calling all readers! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, January 4 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Squirrel’s New Year’s Resolution by Pat Miller is the featured piece.

Reader's Theatre

Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, 4 p.m.

At Reader's Theater you can: Bring stories to life Read aloud scripts from popular children’s books Hone your acting chops Recommended for readers in grades 2-5. Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.
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After-School Workshops with Asian American LEAD

Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, 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.

"Let's Speak English" ESL Conversation Circle

Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, 6 p.m.

Join us every Monday and Wednesday evening until 8 p.m. to improve your English and chat with new people. The conversation circles are recommended for adults who can read, write, and carry on conversations in English (Advanced Beginner Level). They will be held in Conference Room 2 on the lower level of the library. Fore more information, call the Adult Literacy Resource Center at 202-727-1616.

Community Playgroup

Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016, 10 a.m.

Family-led, free playgroup for children 0-3 and their caregivers. A place and a space share your snacks, toys, and neighborly spirit. This group meets in the large meeting room on the main floor.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016, 10 a.m.

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.