Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 10:00 am

These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children birth to 2 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, October 24, 2018, 11:00 am

These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children birth to 2 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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Afterschool Activities

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 4:30 pm

Make stuff, do stuff, learn stuff: Join us every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday for a variety of activities; reading and STEM activities, arts & crafts, music and movement, and games. Recommended for ages 6 and up. No registration required. Supplies will be provided.  
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"The Scariest Movie of 2018"

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 6:00 pm

When her mentally ill mother dies, a woman and her family are haunted by supernatural forces that manifest the sinister secrets and emotional trauma that have been passed through the generations of their family. (Swank Pictures) The running time of Hereditary is 127 minutes. It will be shown in the Large Meeting Room.  
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English Conversation Circle

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 6:00 pm

A drop-in group for adult speakers of other languages to improve their oral skills in American English and gain more confidence in speaking. Participants should already have a working knowledge of English.
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Little Builders

Thursday, October 25, 2018, 10:00 am

Join us for this STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) program, geared toward our youngest library guests who will get the opportunity to explore, build and construct.  
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Coffee + Conversation

Thursday, October 25, 2018, 11:00 am

Join us for coffee, conversation and an activity. Enjoy this opportunity to gather with people who enjoy spending time in the library, and to share interests and ideas with the community. We look forward to seeing you there. We meet the second and fourth Thursday of each month from 11 a.m. to noon.  Questions? Call 202 - 671-3122.  
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Day of the Dead Arts and Crafts | Dia de los Muertos Artesanias

Thursday, October 25, 2018, 4:00 pm

Join us in celebrating Day of the Dead by preparing an altar. We will be doing arts and crafts to decorate an altar at the Mt. Pleasant Library in the Children's Room. This activity is open to all ages: children, teens, and adults. We will be doing the following activities: Thursday, October 11 at 4 p.m. - Tissue Paper Flowers and Sugar Skulls Thursday, October 18  at 4 p.m. - Sugar Skulls Thursday, October 25  at 4 p.m. - Skull Paintings
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Afterschool Activities

Thursday, October 25, 2018, 4:30 pm

Make stuff, do stuff, learn stuff: Join us every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday for a variety of activities; reading and STEM activities, arts & crafts, music and movement, and games. Recommended for ages 6 and up. No registration required. Supplies will be provided.  
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Mr. Lilo: An Interactive, Bilingual Musical Performance

Friday, October 26, 2018, 11:00 am

Sing, jump and dance with Mr. Lilo and his guitar. Enjoy original music and traditional songs in English and Spanish. This free program is intended for children and their caregivers.  

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