Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

DC Public Library is closed for Veterans Day on Friday, November 10 with the following select locations open: Mt. Pleasant, Georgetown, Tenley-Friendship, Petworth, Woodridge, Shaw, Benning, Anacostia. More information at

Shakespeare’s Sisters Celebrates National Women's Month

Poetry Reading at Mount Pleasant Neighborhood Library

Celebrate National Women’s Month with an informal poetry reading of student poems and other work from the Folger Shakespeare Library’s

'Diary of a Wimpy Kid' Party

Celebrate these awesome books and have lots of fun!

Do you love Diary of a Wimpy KidCome celebrate these awesome books with other Wimpy Kid fans. We’ll be hanging out in the Children’s Room on the second floor after school on Tuesday, March 18 from 4-5 p.m.

Family Storytime

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day

Wear your green and celebrate the luck of the Irish during our Family Story Time at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 15 in the Children’s Room. We’ll share stories, songs and dances. Come join in the fun!Children ages 0-12 and their families are welcome to attend.Check out some books to celebrate the holiday at home! Here are a few suggestions:

Book Club Title for March

'Anne Perry and The Murder of The Century'

On June 22, 1954, teenage friends Juliet Hulme — later known as best-selling crime author Anne Perry — and Pauline Parker put their plan to kill Hulme’s mother into motion, rocking New Zealand society to its core and making headlines around the world.

Want to learn a new language?

All you need is your library card.

Mango Languages is an exciting new resource offered by DC Public Library to help you learn a new language, or improve your skills with one you already know. We’ll show you how to access the program, get started with a new language, and take advantage of Mango Languages’ exciting features.Along with the main Mango Languages resource, we’ll take a look at Mango’s Little Pim, a fun online tool for kids learning another language.

Reader's Theatre

Featuring "Elephant & Piggie"

Calling all readers!

What Do You Know About the Afro?

Anime Flicks kick off the next series of movies

His father's body stolen from the grave makes Afro pick up his sword and do his thing.Come watch him on March 29 at 2 p.m. in the Large Meeting Room.

Sunday Funday

Featuring Clifford

Our upcoming Funday Sunday at 2 p.m. is all about our favorite big red dog; Clifford.Here are some Clifford stories to get your tails wagging.Curl up, get cozy, and read!

Reader's Theatre

Featuring 'Goldilocks and the Three Bears'

Calling all readers!Please join us in the children's room on Monday, March 10* at 4 p.m. for our Reader's Theatre program.

Keiko Kasza

Spotlight on Author/Illustrator

Keiko Kasza rocks!Our recent Saturday Family Story Time program was dedicated to stories written and drawn by Keiko Kasza.Plus, we learned many interesting facts about her! Here are six Keiko Kasza stories to share with your child.Curl up, get cozy, and read!