Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

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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.  
“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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Coffee and Conversation

Thursday, September 28, 2017, 11:00 am

Join us for coffee, conversation, and an activity. This is an opportunity to gather with people who enjoy spending time in the library, and to share interests and ideas with the community. 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month*  |  11 a.m. - Noon *In November we will meet the 2nd and 5th Thursday of the month due to the Thanksgiving holiday. We look forward to seeing you there.  Questions? Call 202-671-3122.
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Mr. Lilo: An Interactive, Bilingual Musical Performance

Friday, September 29, 2017, 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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Film Screening: The Mummy

Saturday, September 30, 2017, 2:00 pm

Tom Cruise's remake of "The Mummy" takes us to places we never imagined!  Look for cameos from Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.  
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My Feelings: Art & Movement Workshop

Sunday, October 1, 2017, 2:00 pm

DCRCC offers a child-led exploration of emotion, empathy, and mindfulness. Participants will explore ways to express their feelings and communicate their needs. Activities include role playing, art projects, call & response, and games.  
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Totally Totes

Monday, October 2, 2017, 6:00 pm

Bring an old t-shirt and learn how to quickly upcycle it into a useful tote bag. This project can be done in ten minutes without any sewing involved, but we'll also have supplies on hand for decorating and upgrading your bag if you'd like to stick around! This project is aimed at adults and teens, but children with a helpful and crafty caretaker in tow are welcome too.
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Family Yoga!

Sunday, October 8, 2017, 2:00 pm

Join us in the children's room for free, family yoga. In this program, you will: Stretch your body with gentle yoga movements. Move into new and familiar yoga positions. Learn about yoga and its health benefits. Relax with breathing exercises. Do yoga with Dexter!

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