Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

Takeout service available Monday through Friday, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 3 to 7 p.m. Closed from 2 to 3 p.m.every day for sanitizing.

Hug a Book Week Celebration

September 6-12 is Hug a Book Week in honor of the release of Scott Campbell's newest book,

Book Club in September

'Death With Interruptions' by José Saramago

With the new year, no one dies and everyone is happy. Until reality sets in. Find out what happens when death takes a holiday. 

Library Card Sign Up Month Celebration

Thursday, Sept. 11

September is National Library Card Sign Up Month!

Edward Gibbs

Spotlight on Author/Illustrator

Edward Gibbs rocks!

Grandparents Day, Hooray!

A Sunday Family FunDay Program

We will celebrate Grandparents Day with stories and a craft at our Sunday Family Funday on Sept. 7 at 2 p.m.

Friends of the Mt. Pleasant Library Book Sale

Saturday, Sept. 20, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Stop by the library for the Friends of the Mt. Pleasant Library Book Sale on Saturday, Sept. 20 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.They will have lots of materials from you to choose from including:Children's booksBooks in English, Spanish and other languagesFictionNonfictionDVDsCDsSo please make sure to stop by!

Reader's Theatre

Featuring "Freddie and the Fairy"

Calling all readers!

Change in Education

The public education in D.C. has been transformed. Are D.C. schools getting better? View a movie about the lottery system that goes on within the United States schools, on Monday, September 8 at 7 p.m. Then on Wednesday, September 10th attend the panel District of Change: Making Schools Better for D.C. at the Martin Luther King  Jr. Memorial Library at 7pm to hear principals from around the city and learn about their challenges and successes. 

Reader's Theatre

Featuring "Morris Goes to School"

Calling all readers!

End of Summer Celebration

Celebrate the end of summer with us on Friday, August 22 from 2 - 5:30 p.m.!Bring in your summer reading logs to claim your prizes and celebrate with some special activities! The festivities for the day include: