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 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month from 11 a.m. to noon.
Questions? Call 202-671-3122.
Come hang out and eat snacks at our monthly Teen Book Club! For January, we are reading The Day Tajon Got Shot by ten local teen authors. Pick up a copy at the Information Desk. Teen Book Club will meet at 4:30 in Conference Room 1.
Start your Saturdays with Carol, Marjorie, and some relaxing, stress-free yoga every week at 10 a.m. Everyone is welcome, beginners especially! Please wear comfortable clothing and bring water. Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours (limited availability). A signed waiver form is required.
Grrrl Love and Revolution: Riot Grrrl New York CityThis film is showing at
Petworth Library Saturday, March 26th at 2:00 p.m. Northwest One Library Tuesday, March 29th at 6:30 p.m.Mt. Pleasant Library Thursday, March 31st at 7:00 p.m.
I've always loved fantasy and science fiction - I like exploring new possibilities and worlds. Particularly, I'm drawn to series, because I like being able to learn more and more about an author's imagined universe. These books are all the start of series that take place in fantasy worlds, but unlike more traditional fantasy novels, these worlds are our own - only with a few magical elements.
Bella is a PAL volunteer and visits the Mt. Pleasant Library when her schedule permits.
Here are ten fun facts about Bella:
Bella is a 5 year old Airedale Terrier mix.
Bella was found in a parking lot as a puppy
In the early 1960s, CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB operative Illya Kuryakin participate in a joint mission against a mysterious criminal organization, which is working to proliferate nuclear weapons. (via imdb)
Saturday, January 30 at 2:00 p.m.
Come check out the Impossible Missions Force doing their thing.
Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate - an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF. (via imdb)
January 9th at 2:00 p.m. in Conference Room 1
One of the reasons I love speculative fiction is that exploring new worlds can be a great way to get insight into our own. Here are some of my favorite science fiction books and series which use space and the future as a mechanism to tell stories about the human condition.
Contact by Carl Sagan