Staff Picks

Reader's Theatre

Featuring 'Miss Nelson is Missing!'

Calling all readers!

April is National Poetry Month

Book Recommendations

April is National Poetry Month. I often use this month to help remind myself how beautiful a poem can be, and I want to highlight some of my favorites.

Information Services Staff Picks

Information Services at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library is staffed by 12 info-savvy, book-hungry librarians. Each month, we'll share a few of our current staff reads. For the full list, visit the display in Room 209 at MLK. Dunnell's Pick

What's in a Name?

April is National Poetry Month

Celebrate National Poetry Month at the Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library by creating your own acrostic poems. Learn about different types of poetry and create your own!The fun will take place on Tuesday, April 1 at 4 p.m. in the Children's Room programming area on the second floor. All children and their families are welcomed to participate.  Be sure to stop by early and check out some of these great poetry books!

Valeri Gorbachev

Spotlight on Author/Illustrator

Valeri Gorbachev rocks!Our Saturday, March 22 Family Story Time was dedicated to stories written and drawn by Valeri Gorbachev.And... because it was such a lovely, sunny afternoon... we held our program outside!

Your Friday Five

This weekend, enjoy some children's classics that are just as fun to re-read--or perhaps discover for the first time.The Wednesday WarsGary Schmidt

Handy Tech Manual: Windows 8.1

Whether you're a longtime user of Windows or new to Microsoft's Windows 8.1, you will want to know how to make the most of the new system.

Reader's Theatre

Featuring 'Froggy Plays in the Band'

Calling all readers!

Robot Making

A STEAM Team Program

Every Friday, the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library Children's Room hosts a STEAM Team program for children aged 6-12 at 4 p.m. STEAM is a framework for learning based on Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math.  

Sunday Funday

Featuring Life in Outer Space

Our March 23, Funday Sunday at 2 p.m. is all about living it up in outer space.Here are some stories to get starry-eyed over.Curl up, get cozy, and read!

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