Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

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Film Screening and Panel Discussion: "All Souls Church, Ward 1, and Racial Justice"

Thursday, May 31, 2018, 7:00 pm

Jenice L. View, associate professor of George Mason University and member of the All Souls Church Unitarian congregation since 1959, will introduce the film she co-directed with Rahima Rice about the long history of All Souls Church as a force for social justice.  
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The Color Club

Thursday, June 7, 2018, 1:30 pm

Come join the fun and unwind at this free craft hour for adults, every first and third Thursday of the month. Materials provided.
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Small Business Development Workshop

Thursday, June 7, 2018, 6:30 pm

Are you thinking of starting your own business? Don't know how to begin? Come to this free two-hour seminar by the DC Small Business Development Center. This workshop will give you an overview of the thought process that goes into the development of a business plan and a discussion of the reasons why. Please pre-register with DCSBDC to attend this program.
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Coffee + Conversation

Thursday, June 14, 2018, 11:00 am

Join us for coffee, conversation and an activity. Enjoy this opportunity to gather with people who enjoy spending time in the library, and to share interests and ideas with the community. We look forward to seeing you there. We meet the second and fourth Thursday of each month from 11 a.m. to noon.  Questions? Call 202-671-3122.
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Film Screening: "All Souls Church, Ward 1, and Racial Justice"

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 1:30 pm

Following the April 1968 assassination of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Columbia Heights community was one of the neighborhoods that experienced riots. The All Souls Church Housing Corporation came together to reclaim the housing and dignity of the community. It grew from a sense of “faith in action,” that befitted the church's history.
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Coyaba Dance Theater

Thursday, June 21, 2018, 4:30 pm

Experience the spirit of Africa with the Coyaba Dance Theater. Enjoy traditional West African dance and drumming while learning about the region’s history and culture. This is a family program for children of all ages.
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123 Andrés

Tuesday, July 3, 2018, 11:00 am

Take a musical journey around the Americas with Latin Grammy-winning 123 Andrés and Christina. Their high-energy, bilingual Spanish program is full of movement, rhythm and fun. For children ages birth to 6 years old.
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Film Screening: "All Souls Church, Ward 1, and Racial Justice"

Friday, July 27, 2018, 3:00 pm

Following the April 1968 assassination of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Columbia Heights community was one of the neighborhoods that experienced riots. The All Souls Church Housing Corporation came together to reclaim the housing and dignity of the community. It grew from a sense of “faith in action,” that befitted the church's history.
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The Regulatory Process of Starting a Business

Monday, August 6, 2018, 6:30 pm

Are you interested in starting a small business in the District?  Do you know about the necessary regulations to get started? The Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) has partnered with DC Public Library to educate prospective business owners on how to start a new business in the District of Columbia. Come and learn about: Business Licensing Corporate registration
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DC Retro Jumpers/Double Dutch 4 Fun

Tuesday, August 7, 2018, 4:30 pm

Learn fun jump rope tricks with the Double Dutch for Fun Jumpers. This is a family program for children ages 6 and up. A signed waiver is required for all participants.

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