Mt. Pleasant
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NorthStar Digital Literacy Proctoring

Tuesday, September 26, 2017 (All day)

Earn your Northstar Digital Literacy Assesment (NDLA) Certificate during scheduled proctored sessions. A photo ID will be required to log on and a passing score of 85% on each assessment will be required to receive the NDLA Certificate.  Appointments are available Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please call 202-671-3121 or visit the Information Desk on the lower level of the library to schedule an appointment. Assessments are available in the follow basic digital literacy skills: Computer Basics
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TAG You're It!

Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 4:00 am

Hey, teens -- need to complete community service hours? Join the Mt. Pleasant Teen Advisory Group!What is a TAG? A TAG is a Teen Advisory Group - a group of teens who serve together to make a difference in the library and in the community. TAG members meet in the library to plan, collaborate, have fun and make things happen!Apply and Join
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Bilingual Spanish Story Time

Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 10:00 am

Stories, songs, dances, and more in English and Spanish for children ages birth to 5 and their adults. For safety's sake, there is a limit of 75 participants for each story time. Remember there is a story time at 10 a.m. and another repeated at 11 a.m. To schedule a class visit, please call 202-671-3125. Cuentos, canciones, cailes, y más en inglés y español para niños de 0-5 años y sus adultos. Por motivos de seguridad, existe un límite de 75 participantes para cada hora del cuento.
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Bilingual Spanish Story Time

Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 11:00 am

Stories, songs, dances, and more in English and Spanish for children ages birth to 5 and their adults. For safety's sake, there is a limit of 75 participants for each story time. Remember there is a story time at 10 a.m. and another repeated at 11 a.m. To schedule a class visit, please call 202-671-3125. Cuentos, canciones, cailes, y más en inglés y español para niños de 0-5 años y sus adultos. Por motivos de seguridad, existe un límite de 75 participantes para cada hora del cuento.
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UNCENSORED: Youth Scavenger Hunt

Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 4:00 pm

We are recruiting all super sleuths for our Banned Books Week Youth Scavenger Hunt! Banned Books Week is the national book community's annual celebration of the freedom to read without any censorship.  
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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 10:00 am

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. 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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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 11:00 am

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

#brownbagdc Book Chat

Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 12:00 pm

Join the conversation!  This Twitter book club meets every Wednesday of the month at lunchtime to compare notes with library staffers on what you're currently reading.  Love it or hate it, we want to know. The meetings are held from 12 noon until 1 p.m at #brownbagdc@dcpl #brownbagdc is run by staff based out of the Mt. Pleasant and Tenley-Friendship libraries.
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ESL Conversation Circle

Monday, September 25, 2017, 6:00 pm

Come to our ESL English Conversation Club, where you can practice your English skills in a casual environment. This conversation group is for English learners at all levels, but participants should have some English knowledge. This is an open group, and you can drop in at anytime between 6 and 8 p.m.  
“Unity,” an Adams Morgan mural painted in 1982.  Photo courtesy of Ligia Williams.

The Latino Murals of Washington, DC

Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 6:30 pm

Learn about Washington, DC’s Latino murals and meet artists behind some of the District’s best street art. Watch a short presentation about the important role mural making has played in the development of the District’s Latino community, and join in the discussion with artists, community activists and local scholars at this free event held with Hola Cultura, a nonprofit that celebrates the arts and contributions of Latinos in Washington, D.C.   

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