Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

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Baby Lap Time

Monday, April 30, 2018, 1:00 pm

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. These 20-to-30-minute story times introduce books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children from birth to when they start walking. Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program; it is recommended that each child have their own adult with them
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Baby Lap Time

Monday, April 30, 2018, 2:00 pm

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. These 20-to-30-minute story times introduce books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children from birth to when they start walking. Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program; it is recommended that each child have their own adult with them.
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Reader's Theatre Presents "Marisol McDonald Doesn’t Match: Marisol McDonald No Combina"

Monday, April 30, 2018, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors: Please join us in the Children's Room on Monday, April 30 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.

Reader's Theatre

Monday, April 30, 2018, 4:00 pm

Bring stories to life by reading aloud from scripts created from children’s books. Recommended for readers in grades 2-4.  Parent participation is welcome and encouraged.
The RefugeesThe Sympathizer

Books, Bites & Brews

Thursday, May 3, 2018, 7:00 pm

Books, Bites & Brews is a Book Club for 20- and 30-somethings that meets the first Thursday of the month at various bars and restaurants in the Mt. Pleasant/Columbia Heights neighborhoods. This month Books, Bites & Brews will meet at Pho 14 (1436 Park Rd NW), just minutes from the Mt. Pleasant Library.
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123 Andrés

Monday, May 7, 2018, 11:00 am

Join us for a performance by Latin Grammy-winning performer Andrés. Andrés has a new instrument that he likes to play—but he doesn’t want to share it with Christina. Through this story Andrés, Christina and the audience learn about being friends, sharing and communicating our feelings. As always, 123 Andrés’ trademarks of movement, song and dance make this a high-energy, interactive family event.
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Reader's Theatre Features "The Mother’s Day Mice"

Monday, May 7, 2018, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors: Please join us in the Children's Room on Monday, May 7 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre. The Mother’s Day Mice by Eve Bunting is the featured piece.
DC ReadsThe Refugees

DC Reads Community Discussion - "On Being a Refugee..."

Thursday, May 10, 2018, 7:00 pm

As part of our DC Reads discussion of The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen, the library will host a community conversation focused on the themes of immigration found in the book. 
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Mr. Lilo: An Interactive, Bilingual Musical Performance

Friday, May 11, 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.  
'Duck on a Bike' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre Features "Duck on a Bike"

Monday, May 14, 2018, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors: Please join us in the Children's Room on Monday, May 14 at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.

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