Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years! Children and their grownups, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-40 minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.
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.
Come by the library every Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. for weekly Friends of the Mt. Pleasant Library book sales. The Friends room is up on the 2nd floor across from the entrance to the Children's Room.
Join us in this beginning level class, which covers 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar. Review what you know, learn new signs, and practice conversation. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.
Mondays from 7 - 8:30 p.m, February 27 - April 24, 2017 (No class will be held on April 17 in recognition of Emancipation Day)
The class is FREE. No need to register.
Bella is a PAL volunteer and visits the Mt. Pleasant Library when her schedule permits.
Here are ten fun facts about Bella:
Bella is a 5 year old Airedale Terrier mix.
Bella was found in a parking lot as a puppy
In the early 1960s, CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB operative Illya Kuryakin participate in a joint mission against a mysterious criminal organization, which is working to proliferate nuclear weapons. (via imdb)
Saturday, January 30 at 2:00 p.m.
Come check out the Impossible Missions Force doing their thing.
Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate - an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF. (via imdb)
January 9th at 2:00 p.m. in Conference Room 1
One of the reasons I love speculative fiction is that exploring new worlds can be a great way to get insight into our own. Here are some of my favorite science fiction books and series which use space and the future as a mechanism to tell stories about the human condition.
Contact by Carl Sagan
Three groups of people are trying to survive Purge Night, when their stories intertwine and are left stranded in The Purge trying to survive the chaos and violence that occurs. (via imdb.com)
Purge with us on Halloween at 2:00 pm in the Large Meeting Room.
Leo is a PAL volunteer at the Mt Pleasant Neighborhood Library.
Here are ten fun facts about our furry friend, Leo:
Leo loves to swim in the creek.
Leo doesn't like to chase a stick or ball, but likes to dive for rocks in the water!
Charlotte is a PAL volunteer and visits the Mt Pleasant Neighborhood Library when her schedule permits.
Here are ten fun facts about Princess Charlotte:
Charlotte was born in 2007.
Charlotte’s birthday is on July 4th.
Charlotte is a 90lb Great Pyrenees (Note: Males can grow to over 150lbs!).