Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 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. 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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Wooden Vehicles

Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 4:30 pm

Design and build simple wooden vehicles using hammers, screwdrivers, and real wooden components. Explore how safe hand tools can be used to connect parts and add a custom paint job with markers. This program is aimed at children ages 6-12.
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Little STEM Explorers

Thursday, August 29, 2019, 10:00 am

Introduce your toddler to basic STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) concepts. This interactive story time experience concludes with self-directed, hands-on experiments for children.  Suitable for ages 2 and up.  This event is ticketed on a first-come, first-served. For groups of more than eight please call 202-671-3125 to schedule a visit. Thursday, July 11 - Under the Sea Thursday, July 18 - Forest Adventure Thursday, July 25 - Bugs Galore Thursday, Aug.1 - Diggers, Dump Trucks, & More
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Music and Movement

Friday, August 30, 2019, 10:30 am

Dance, sing and play instruments with your friends at the library! This program is aimed at children under 5 and their caregivers. Have a large group? Please call ahead to make special arrangements.

LEGO fun!

Saturday, August 31, 2019, 9:30 am

Build, explore and play with LEGOs and DUPLOs in the Children's Room from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. every Saturday. This program is designed for children ages 2-12 years old and their caregivers.  
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Saturday Morning Yoga

Saturday, August 31, 2019, 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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We Are in the End Game...

Saturday, August 31, 2019, 1:00 pm

Free film screening of Avengers: End Game After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity Wars (2018), the universe is in ruins. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers assemble once more in order to reverse Thanos' actions and restore balance to the universe. (from This movie is three hours long. There is an exact start time of 1 p.m. in the Large Meeting Room.