Mt. Pleasant
Neighborhood Library

'Play Ball, Amelia Bedelia' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre: "Play Ball, Amelia Bedelia"

Monday, July 23, 2018, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors: Please join us in the children's room on Monday, July 23, at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.
Board Games

Let's Party

Thursday, July 26, 2018, 4:00 pm

Cooperate or Die! Learn how to play popular board games that require you to work as a team. You will have to communicate and cooperate with each other in order to save the world, escape danger and find hidden treasure.  

Let's Party

Thursday, July 26, 2018, 4:00 pm

Learn to play popular new party games from the experts at Labyrinth Games & Puzzles. Try to survive the world of espionage in Spyfallor sharpen your wits with the speedy word game Anomia.
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Mr. Lilo: An Interactive, Bilingual Musical Performance

Friday, July 27, 2018, 11:00 am

Sing, jump, and dance with Mr. Lilo and his guitar. Enjoy original music and traditional songs in English and Spanish. This free program is intended for children and their caregivers.  
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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.
'Roasted Peanuts' Book Cover

Reader's Theatre: "Roasted Peanuts"

Monday, July 30, 2018, 4:00 pm

Calling all readers and actors: Please join us in the children's room on Monday, July 18, at 4 p.m. for Reader's Theatre.
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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
Double Dutch

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.
Dungeons and Dragons

Introduction to Dungeons & Dragons

Thursday, August 23, 2018, 5:00 pm

Join forces with other adventurers to explore a world of fantasy and danger. Experienced game masters will introduce you to the role-playing/storytelling game of Dungeons & Dragons. Dungeons & Dragons is a classic role-playing game set in a fantasy universe where players can bring their imagination to life.
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Teen Game Night

Wednesday, August 29, 2018, 5:30 pm

Teens come out for some fun games, pizza and snacks. We're hosting a game night just for ages 13-19 with different board and card games to play including Clue, Uno and Sorry.