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.

Are We Alone? Are You Alone? are not!

The Animatrix is a collection of several animated short films, detailing the backstory of the "Matrix" universe.Join us for Anime Saturdays on April 12 at 2 p.m. in the Large Meeting Room.

Sunday Funday

Featuring Life in Outer Space

Our March 23, Funday Sunday at 2 p.m. is all about living it up in outer space.Here are some stories to get starry-eyed over.Curl up, get cozy, and read!

Reader's Theatre

Featuring 'The Ugly Duckling'

Calling all readers!Please join us in the children's room on Monday, March 31 at 4 p.m. for our Reader's Theatre program.

Photo of Hamilton the PAL Dog

Meet Hamilton!

A Mt. Pleasant Library Volunteer

Hamilton is a PAL volunteer and visits the Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library when his schedule permits. Here are 10 fun facts about Hamilton: He is 8 years old and was born in West Virginia. He is a "petite" Newfoundland and weighs approximately 130 pounds. He hogs the couch and he hogs the bed. He snores.

March Mythology Madness

Come Check out our Mythology Display

March 15-30, the Mt. Pleasant Library will be celebrating Mythology with our Mythology Madness display. Not only will we have books on display about the gods of Olympus and stories of mythology, we will have The Percy Jackson and the Olympians series on display.Stop in for a special prize and see which library employees are members of Camp Half Blood.

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.