Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

Spotlight on Series


Curl up, get cozy, and read!Pandora Gets JealousBy Carolyn HennesyJUV J HENNESYThirteen-year-old Pandy is hauled before Zeus and given six months to gather all of the evils that were released when the box she brought to school as her annual project was accidentally opened.

Spotlight on Series

Ellie McDoodle

Curl up, get cozy, and read!Ellie McDoodle: Have Pen, Will TravelBy Ruth McNally BardshawJUV J BARDSHAW

Congratulations Ian!

Winner of Mt. Pleasant’s “Read With Me” Summer Reading Program!

Summer Reading was a blast this year at Mount Pleasant! More than 540 children ages 0-12 logged their reading hours at the library and we are so proud of each and every one of them.  We want to thank all of the children who participated this summer and send big congratulations to Ian, our raffle winner of a big bundle of books for the “Read With Me” program for children ages 0-5! 

Congratulations, Sean!

Our Adult Summer Reading Winner of a Kindle Tablet

Congratulations to Sean Ballentine, winner of our 2013 Adult Summer Reading raffle of a Kindle Tablet! Sean is a Ph.D. candidate in Mathematics at the University of Maryland.

Do You Miss The Walking Dead?

These titles should refresh your memory and hold you over until October...

Get more background on Woodbury and The Governor with these books:The Walking Dead: Rise of the Governor by Robert Kirkman and Jay Bonansinga

Meet Ralph!

A Mt. Pleasant Library Volunteer

Ralph is a PAL dog and new volunteer at the Mt. Pleasant Neighborhood Library. He visits when his schedule permits. Here are ten facts about Ralphie the doggie:

Forgot to Read Your Summer Reading Books?

CHEC required reading

Columbia Heights Educational Campus reading assignment will be due the first week of school. Do not procrastinate. Remember CHEC students, reading your book will be 10 percent of your first advisory grade. 

Open Mic Night with Ingrid Anders

Aug. 26, 7 p.m. - 8:45 p.m.

Join local author Ingrid Anders at Mt. Pleasant Library for an evening of fun.Who has the floor? You do.Perform poetry, sing a song, do stand-up, play an instrument, surprise us!See you on Aug. 26 at 7 p.m.!

E-Reader Drop-In Clinic

Learn How to Download Books and Music to Your e-Reader

Confused about how to download to your e-Reader?Come to our Weekly E-Reader Drop-In Clinic Mondays from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.Bring your fully charged iPads, Kindles, Nooks, tablets or laptops and your library card.

Accepting Donations

Friends of the Mt. Pleasant Library Book Sale Saturday, Oct. 5!

Once again, the Mt. Pleasant Library is accepting book donations on behalf of our Friends group. The next Friends of the Mount Pleasant Library Book Sale is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 5 in the Meeting Room on the first floor. Proceeds from the sale benefits the Mt. Pleasant Library -- especially its children's programming.