Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

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Preschool Story Time

Friday, February 24, 2017, 11:00 am

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.
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Friday Films

Friday, February 24, 2017, 4:00 pm

Family Film and Story! Fridays at 4 p.m. Recommended for all ages.
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Saturday Morning Yoga

Saturday, February 25, 2017, 10:00 am

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, February 25, 2017, 10:00 am

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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Saturday Book Sales

Saturday, February 25, 2017, 11:00 am

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.   All ages
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AfroFuturist Affair: Octavia Butler’s Kindred and Time Travel

Saturday, February 25, 2017, 2:30 pm

Join Rasheedah Phillips of AfroFuturist Affair for an engaging, time travel workshop on Octavia Butler's historical fiction masterpiece Kindred.
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American Sign Language (ASL) Story Time!

Sunday, February 26, 2017, 2:00 pm

Janice Rosen, Deaf Services Librarian, will sign stories in American Sign Language (ASL).   Therapy dogs from People Animals Love (PAL) will join the story time fun.    Story-related activities will follow.    
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Reader's Theatre Presents 'Snow is My Favorite and My Best'

Monday, February 27, 2017, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, February 27 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.Snow is My Favorite and My Best by Lauren Child is the featured piece.
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Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Monday, February 27, 2017, 7:00 pm

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.
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12 Spaceships Land... What Do They Want? Film Screening: Arrival

Saturday, March 4, 2017, 2:00 pm

"Arrival" is based on the short story, The Story of Your Life by Ted Chiang.   Twelve ships land on earth linguist, Louise Fletcher, is called to interpret the language of the aliens.