Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

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Preschool Story Time

Friday, December 16, 2016, 10:00 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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Preschool Story Time

Friday, December 16, 2016, 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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Suicide Squad/Task Force X - Either Way, It's Good!

Saturday, December 17, 2016, 2:00 pm

Figuring they're all expendable, a U.S. intelligence officer decides to assemble a team of dangerous, incarcerated supervillains for a top-secret mission. Now armed with government weapons, Deadshot (Will Smith), Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie), Captain Boomerang, Killer Croc and other despicable inmates must learn to work together. Dubbed Task Force X, the criminals unite to battle a mysterious and powerful entity, while the diabolical Joker (Jared Leto) launches an evil agenda of his own. (via google)
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No July Meeting: Mt. Pleasant Library Book Club

Thursday, December 22, 2016, 7:00 pm

The book club will not meet in July 2016, and will resume in August. The Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library Book Club meets the fourth Thursday of every month in Conference Room 1 on the lower level. We alternate between fiction and nonfiction each month, with books selected and voted on by members.
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Teen Book Club

Wednesday, December 28, 2016 (All day)

Come hang out and eat snacks at our monthly Teen Book Club, the fourth Wednesday of each month at 4:30 p.m. For this month's book club selection, please ask the staff at the Information Desk. Ages 13-19
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Community Playgroup

Tuesday, January 3, 2017, 10:00 am

Family-led, free playgroup for children 0-3 and their caregivers. A place and a space share your snacks, toys, and neighborly spirit. This group meets in the large meeting room on the main floor.
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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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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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The Regulatory Process of Starting a Small Business

Monday, August 21, 2017, 6:30 pm

Are you interested in starting a small business in the District?  Do you know about the necessary regulations to get started?The Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) has partnered with DC Public Library to educate prospective business owners on how to start a new business in the District of Columbia. Come and learn about: Business Licensing Corporate registration
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Zine Lab

Thursday, October 5, 2017, 6:30 pm

Zine Lab is a monthly workshop where you can do a variety of zine-related things, including:

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