Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

One-on-One Computer Help

One-on-One Computer Help

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 (All day)

Get personalized help in a one-on-one hourlong session, by appointment at a time convenient for you. We can help with the following topics: -Computer and internet basics -Email and social media -DCPL’s digital resources (databases, eBooks, etc.) -Job seeking activities     These by-appointment-only sessions are intended to improve computer skills, not to troubleshoot computer problems or repair hardware. Please call 202-671-3121 or visit the Information Desk on the lower level to make an appointment.
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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 10:00 am

These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children birth to 2 years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. Story Times are ticketed and first-come, first-served. For groups of more than six please call 202-671-3125 to schedule a visit.
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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 11:00 am

These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children birth to 2 years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. Story Times are ticketed and first-come, first-served. For groups of more than six, please call 202-671-3125 to schedule a visit.
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Teen Game Night

Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 5:30 pm

Teens come out for some fun games, pizza and snacks. We're hosting a game night just for ages 13-19 with different board and card games to play including Clue, Uno and Sorry.
Facilitated Dialogue

Dialogue with Neighbors

Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 6:00 pm

The Mount Pleasant Neighborhood Library will host, "Immigration: Exploring how our identities, experiences and values shape our views". This is a facilitated dialogue that will take place over three sessions.  Share your perspective on how current local and national immigration issues are affecting community life.  Community members are strongly encouraged to attend all three sessions as each will build on the previous one. Sessions begin Wednesday, August 29 at 6 p.m.    
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English Conversation Circle

Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 6:00 pm

A drop-in group for adult speakers of other languages to improve their oral skills in American English and gain more confidence in speaking. Participants should already have a working knowledge of English.

P.A.L. Pajama Party

Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 7:00 pm

It's a Pajama Party...with doggies! Join us in your jammies for story time and an opportunity to read to a People Animals Love (P.A.L.) dog. The whole family is invited to join in the fun.
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Little Builders

Thursday, August 30, 2018, 10:00 am

Join us for this STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) program, geared toward our youngest library guests who will get the opportunity to explore, build and construct.  
Yoga

Saturday Morning Yoga

Saturday, September 1, 2018, 10:00 am

Start your Saturdays with Carol, Marjorie and some relaxing, stress-free yoga. 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.
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LEGO Fun

Saturday, September 1, 2018, 10:00 am

Build, explore and play with LEGOs and DUPLOs in the Children's Room from 10 a.m. to noon every Saturday. This program is designed for children ages 3-12 years old and their caregivers.  

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