Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

Author John DeFerrari Talks About His Latest Book

'Historic Restaurants of Washington, D.C.'

On Tuesday, Nov.

Celia Cruz: Queen of Salsa

Thursday, Oct. 31, 7 p.m.

The multimedia presentation "Celia Cruz: Queen of Salsa," on Oct. 31 at 7 p.m., will include soundtracks and video clips of Celia Cruz.Over the course of a career that spanned six decades and took her from humble beginnings in Cuba to a world-renowned artist, Cruz became the undisputed "Queen of Salsa." 

A Head in a Cooler, Zombies, Blood and a Bunch of Famous People

Don't know what we're talking about?Come watch Zach Snyder's directorial debut Oct. 30 at 6 p.m. in the large meeting room.

Artist Megan Coyle Program for Adults and Seniors

Demonstration and Workshop on Tuesday, October 29 at 7:00 p.m.

Local collage artist Megan Coyle will provide a program with demonstration on her collage work and collage in general to adults in the meeting room on the first floor. Attendees may make small "painting with paper" animal collages.

Uno, Dos, Tres con Andrés

Family Fun-Day Sunday

Come sing, dance, shake and try out new rhythms and Spanish words with Andrés as he takes children on a musical journey through different Latin American cultures. Recommended for ages 3 to 12.The fun starts Sunday, Oct. 27 at 2 p.m. in the Children's Room on the second floor.

A Celebration of Poetry

Please join us for a Celebration of Poetry featuring poets from Cave Canem, a collection of poetry that is committed to cultivate the artistic and professional growth of African American poets.

Get Your Pre-Halloween Scream On!

The Original Classic Zombie Movie

Join us on Oct. 30 at 7 p.m. for a screening of George A. Romero's 1968 zombie classic.

First Family Funday Sunday!

 Oh, what fun we had at our first Family Funday on Sunday, a new weekly event at the Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library.We started with “Stories in the Sunshine,” and lucky for us, it was a beautiful, sunny Sunday. Llama Llama on the lawn got us giggling and feeling the rhymes and rhythms. We read:

Collage Making Workshop

Get Crafty This Saturday At Mount Pleasant Library!

Join local collage artist Megan Coyle for a collage-making workshop for children and youth.  Megan will be demonstrating her "painting with paper" technique and will then assist attendees with making their own "painting with paper" collages of animals.  The workshop will be held in the Children's Room on the second floor.  

Friends of the Mount Pleasant Library Book Sale

Saturday Oct. 5

The Friends will be having their Fall Book Sale on Saturday, Oct. 5 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the meeting room on the main level. They’ll be selling lots of items for you to choose from:fictionnonfictionSpanish and other language bookschildren’s booksDVDsand more!Stop by, meet the Friends, and help support the Mt. Pleasant Library!