Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

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Car Decorating Extravaganza

Friday, July 29, 2016, 2:30 p.m.

Cruise to the movies in a zippy, crafty "car"! Decorate cardboard boxes in the children's room! Make them into cars you can sit in to watch a movie at 3 p.m.!

Summer Drive-in Movie

Friday, July 29, 2016, 3 p.m.

Watch Planes in the children's room! This program follows our Decorating Extravaganza at 2:30, where you can decorate a car to sit in during the film.
Meditation Yoga

Saturday Morning Yoga

Saturday, July 30, 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). A signed waiver form is required.


Saturday, July 30, 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.  
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Living in Harmony: a Revitalizing Guided Meditation to Find Daily Joy and Balance

Saturday, July 30, 2016, 11:30 a.m.

Do you struggle balancing work and life responsibilities? Do you often feel worn out, or have trouble enjoying the present moment? Do you ever find it hard to find time to relax and let go of the stress of your daily life?
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Stories From Around the World: Featuring Russia

Sunday, July 31, 2016, 2 p.m.

Experience Russia! Listen to stories and engage in hands-on activities. Presented by Nellie Manis, an alumna of the Critical Language Scholarship Program, a U.S. Department of State International Exchange Program. Intended for children 5-10 years old.
Family Story Time

Family Funday Sunday

Sunday, July 31, 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.  

Reader's Theatre

Monday, Aug. 1, 2016, 4 p.m.

Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.

"Let's Speak English" ESL Conversation Circle

Monday, Aug. 1, 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.
Baby and Toddler Story Time

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, Aug. 2, 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.