Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

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Little Builders!

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 10:00 am

A STEM program for our youngest library guests that offers opportunities to explore, build, and construct.  
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Juegos Jueves

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 4:30 pm

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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ArtWorks for Freedom Screening of 'The Harvest/La Cosecha'

Thursday, October 19, 2017, 6:30 pm

Join us for a screening of the film The Harvest/La Cosecha (80 minutes) followed by a panel with survivors of child labor. The award-winning film tells the stories of three of the estimated 400,000 children in the U.S. who work in the fields without the protection of child labor laws. They travel the country looking for grueling, dangerous work, all in an effort to help their families survive. The film is in English and Spanish with subtitles.  
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Chasing Light: Michelle Obama Through the Lens of a White House Photographer

Friday, October 20, 2017 (All day)

The library is proud to host an exhibit of photographs from Amanda Lucidon's new book Chasing Light: Michelle Obama Through the Lens of a White House Photographer. Chasing Light is a striking and intimate collection of 150 color photographs - many never before seen - along with personal reflections and stories from Ms.
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Preschool Story Time

Friday, October 20, 2017, 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. Story Times are ticketed and first-come, first-served. For groups of more than six, please call 202-671-3125 to schedule a visit.
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Preschool Story Time

Friday, October 20, 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. Story Times are ticketed and first-come, first-served. For groups of more than six, please call 202-671-3125 to schedule a visit.
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Friday Films

Friday, October 20, 2017, 4:00 pm

Watch a family film every Friday at 4 p.m. This event will take place in the large meeting room.
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Saturday Morning Yoga

Saturday, October 21, 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.
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LEGOs!

Saturday, October 21, 2017, 10:00 am

Build, explore, and play with LEGOs and DUPLOs in the Children's Room from 10 a.m. to noon every Saturday. This program is designed for children ages 3-12 years old and their caregivers.  
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Saturday Book Sales

Saturday, October 21, 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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