Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 10 a.m.

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 11 a.m.

These 20-30 minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays for children birth to two years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
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After-School Workshops with Asian American LEAD

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 4 p.m.

AALEAD is an after-school program for middle and high school students with workshops on leadership development, educational empowerment and community.

"Let's Speak English" ESL Conversation Circle

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 6 p.m.

Join us every Monday and Wednesday evening until 8 p.m. to improve your English and chat with new people. The conversation circles are recommended for adults who can read, write, and carry on conversations in English (Advanced Beginner Level). They will be held in Conference Room 2 on the lower level of the library. Fore more information, call the Adult Literacy Resource Center at 202-727-1616.

Mt. Pleasant "Riots" Edit-a-thon

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 7 p.m.

The Know Your Neighborhood program series returns to Mt. Pleasant! As a part of Hispanic Heritage Month and in observance of the 25th anniversary of the "riots" in Mt. Pleasant, we will spend the evening updating the Wikipedia page related to the riot.  

PAL Pajama Party

Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, 7 p.m.

It's a Pajama Party... with doggies!!! Join us in your jammies for a doggie story time and an opportunity to read to a PAL dog. The whole family is invited to join in the FUN!
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Juegos Jueves

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, 4 p.m.

Games, games, games! Wii gaming! Board games! Computer games! Charades! Beanbag tosses! Musical chairs! A healthy variety of games to play with your friends. Recommended for ages 5-12.  
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Film Screening: Ladies and Gentlemen, The Fabulous Stains

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, 7 p.m.

To celebrate two years of the DC Punk Archive project, we are screening the super punk (though not in DC) film, Ladies and Gentlemen, The Fabulous Stains. This 1982 cult classic stars a very young Diane Lane and Laura Dern. The film will begin at 7 p.m. and runs one hour and 27 minutes.
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Preschool Story Time

Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, 10 a.m.

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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Story Time with Councilmember Nadeau

Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, 11 a.m.

Ward 1 Councilmember Brianne Nadeau will read a story during Preschool Story Time. This event will take place in the Children's Room on the 2nd floor.     

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