Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

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Film: "Thor Ragnarok"

Thursday, March 22, 2018, 6:00 pm

Join us for an evening movie. In the latest Marvel adventure, "after being defeated in combat by his half-sister Hela, Thor ends up as an imprisoned gladiator on a distant world ruled by the Grandmaster." (from Swank Motion Pictures)

Information Session for First-Time Home Buyers

Thursday, March 22, 2018, 6:00 pm

Tired of renting? Are you ready to buy your own home? We can help.At this session, sponsored by nonprofit housing counseling program University Legal Services, find out:  How to qualify to buy a house About the HPAP program for first-time home buyers How to attend future information seminars Answers to any questions you have about the home-buying process
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Friday Films: "Cars 3"

Friday, March 23, 2018, 4:00 pm

Watch a family film every Friday at 4 p.m. in the children's nonfiction section. This Friday, we'll be watching Cars 3 (PG): Lightning McQueen sets out to prove to a new generation of racers that he's still the best race car in the world. The film should last 102 minutes.
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First-Time Homebuyer's Credit Seminar

Saturday, March 24, 2018, 11:00 am

Tired of renting? Want to buy your own home? Don't know how to get approved for credit? We can help!  University Legal Services is funded by the District of Columbia Department of Housing and Community Development. The session will be presented in English and in Spanish. Basic information sessions for first-time home buyers are also given monthly.
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Reader's Theatre Features ‘I Could Do That!'

Monday, March 26, 2018, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors.
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Afterschool Activities: Pipe Cleaner Finger Puppets

Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 4:30 pm

Join us every Tuesday and Thursday for a variety of activities; games, arts & crafts, music and movement. This Tuesday, we will be making our own pipe cleaner finger puppets. Recommended for ages 5 and up. No registration required. Supplies will be provided.
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Friday Films: "Pinocchio"

Friday, March 30, 2018, 4:00 pm

Watch a family film every Friday at 4 p.m. in the children's nonfiction section. This Friday, we'll be watching Pinocchio (PG): A living puppet, with the help of a cricket as his conscience, must prove himself worthy of becoming a real boy.
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​Reader's Theatre Features "The Poet Upstairs"

Monday, April 9, 2018, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors: Please join us in the children's room on Monday, April 9 at 4 p.m. for Reader's TheatreThe Poet Upstairs by Judith Ortiz Cofer is the featured piece.
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Design a Future You'll Love

Saturday, April 14, 2018, 1:00 pm

Contemplating a career change or development but feeling uncertain? Come take this fun workshop to help you conceptualize the next steps. Career coach Blair Goins will use writing exercises and dialogues in a small group setting. Space is limited so please email us to register.

Select Libraries Open on DC Emancipation Day 2018

Monday, April 16, 2018 (All day)

Select D.C. public libraries will be open from 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. on DC Emancipation Day: Ward 1 – Mt. Pleasant Ward 2 – West End Library Ward 3 – Tenley-Friendship