Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

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Teen Advisory Group

Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 4:00 pm

Come hang out at the library every Tuesday afternoon at our weekly Teen Advisory Group.What is TAG? Teen Advisory Group (TAG) are youth that plan creative library programs and make a difference in the communityWhy should I join? Improve your library | Learn cool things | Make friends | Gain skills to enhance your resume or college applications | Earn community service hours | Have fun | Snacks!
Play, Learn, and Grow Clip Art

My Feelings: Art & Movement Workshop

Sunday, February 5, 2017, 2:00 pm

DCRCC offers a child-led exploration of emotion, empathy, and mindfulness. Participants will explore ways to express their feelings and communicate their needs. Activities include role playing, art projects, call &response, and games.  
'Worm Loves Worm' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features 'Worm Loves Worm'

Monday, February 6, 2017, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors! Please join us in the children's room on Monday, February 6 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.
Tween Scene

Tween Scene

Tuesday, January 24, 2017, 4:00 pm

At Tween Scene, tweens will socialize, learn, and have fun through activities.  
Jackie Ormes & Black Panther book covers

Zine Lab | Black History Month Edition

Thursday, February 9, 2017, 6:30 pm

In celebration of Black History Month, Zine Lab will highlight zines, comics, and writers and cartoonists of African descent. Browse the library's collection including titles by Ta-Nehisi CoatesMarguerite Abouet, Reginald Hudlin, and Jackie Ormes.  
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Family Yoga!

Sunday, February 12, 2017, 2:00 pm

Join us in the children's room for free, family yoga. In this program, you will: Stretch your body with gentle yoga movements. Move into new and familiar yoga positions. Learn about yoga and its health benefits. Relax with breathing exercises. Do yoga with Dexter!
Cortenia Smith as Harriet Tubman

The Legacy of Harriet Tubman: A One-Woman Performance by Cortenia Smith

Monday, February 13, 2017, 4:00 pm

Celebrate Black History Month at Mount Pleasant Neighborhood Library! Please join us on Monday, February 13, at 4pm for for "The Legacy of Harriet Tubman" featuring Cortenia Smith. This one-woman performance reveals the true spirit of Harriet Tubman, a legendary former slave, abolitionist and hero who defined courage and strength.  Drawn from the pages of history and passionately retold by brilliant actress, Ms. Cortenia Smith, it tells a story of survival, endurance, and faith. 
Rasheedah Phillips Workshop

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.    
'Snow is My Favorite and My Best' Book Cover

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.