Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

Spanish Book Club / Club del Libro

Corazón tan blanco by Javier Marías

Javier Marías's 

Book Club Title for June

'In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto'

With his previous books, The Omnivore’s Dilemma and

Kick Action Saturday Final Flick

Come see the last action film in the Kick Action Saturdays Features

In 2074, when the mob wants to get rid of someone, the target is sent 30 years into the past, where a hired gun awaits. Someone like Joe, who one day learns the mob wants to 'close the loop' by transporting back Joe's future self.This film will be shown June 22, in the Large Meeting Room.

Daddy's Day!

Six Father's Day Stories to Share with your Child

Curl up, get cozy, and read!A Perfect Father's DayBy Eve BuntingJUV E BUNTING

Digging In: Clearing Clutter and Re-discovering Your Best Home & Office

Part of the Groundbreaking Reads Adult Summer Reading Program

Have you ever looked around your home and thought, “How did I ever accumulate so much stuff?!”  Have you ever had trouble locating what you were looking for or getting comfortable around so many things? Would you like to learn how to tackle a clutter problem or prevent one from ever happening again?

U.S. Naturalization Ceremony at Mount Pleasant Library

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Washington, DC, May 30, 2013 – CARECEN is proud to partner with the U. S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and the Mount Pleasant Library to host a special naturalization ceremony on Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 11 AM.

Health Information Workshop at Mt. Pleasant Library

Using iPads, participants will navigate through health information

The workshops will provide instruction on how to evaluate the quality and relevance of health information available through the Internet. The sessions will focus on using quality Internet-based health resources reviewed by health care professionals with particular emphasis on resources available through the National Library of Medicine. 

Let's Go Fly a Kite...!

Seven kite flying stories to share with your child

Curl up, get cozy, and read!Super DuckBy Jez AlboroughJUV E ALBOROUGH

Foster & Host Parent Information Night!

Do you care about DC kids? Consider becoming a licensed host, foster, respite or foster-to-adopt family with Latin American Youth (LAYC)!On June 3 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., come learn about the D.C. child welfare system, youth homelessness and the need for host and foster families for D.C. kids. Come for information and inspiration -- no commitment necessary!

Celebrate LGBT Month with us!

June is LGBT Month, stop in and check out some of our suggested reading!

Did you know that LGBT Month was formerly known as Gay Pride month?  A proclamation by President Obama changed the name of the month to LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered) Month in June of 2012.  This month honors the 1969 Stonewall riots in Manhattan, which were a catalyst for the Gay Pride Movement.  Additionally, the purpose of this commemorative month is to recognize the impact that lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered individuals have had on history locally, nationally, and internationally.