For Children

Storytimes | Special Events

For Young Adults

Programs 

For Adults

Library Sponsored | Book Groups | Community Sponsored

In the Gallery

New Impressions Art

ESOL

English for Speakers of Other Languages


Children's Storytimes

Morning Storytimes (through December 14)

10:00-10:20AM Baby Time (newborns through 12 months)
Monday and Wednesday at the Main Library; Tuesday at the Branch Library

10:30-11:00AM Toddler Storytime (1 through 2 1/2 years)
Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Main Library; Tuesday and Thursday at the Branch Library

11:00-11:30AM Preschool Storytime (2 1/2 through 5 years)
Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Main Library; Tuesday and Thursday at the Branch Library

For more detailed information on our storytimes, please click here.

 

Pajama Storytime (through October 23)

Tuesdays from 6.30pm to 7:00pm

Join Miss Debbie for an evening storytime that includes stories, songs, and fun. Pajamas and stuffed animals are welcome! For children ages 2-5 and their families. Pajama Storytime will run through October 23. 

 

Picture This! Adventures in Art (through October 22)

Mondays, from 3:30-4:30pm

We'll read a story and do an art project inspired by the book.

Registration is requested. Please click here to register


Special Events for Children

 

Musical Munchkins

Saturday, September 8,  from 11:00-11:45AM

Musical Munchkins will present an interactive music program for children ages 2-5. Registration is required. Register here.

 


Young Adults

Origami

Monday, Sept. 17, 3:30 - 4:30PM

Students will learn basic to intermediate origami folding techniques and memorize how to make different shapes, but Yoshimi Arai's focus is teaching patience, accuracy, respect and the joy that comes with a sense of accomplishment. Students will be surprised how a simple sheet of paper can create so much fun! Registration is required, register here.

 

Kahoot Trivia: Should Harry Potter be Banned?

Thursday, Sept. 27, 3:30 - 4:30PM

Do you like trivia? Join us for an hour of Harry Potter trivia using Kahoot! - an online gaming program. Be sure to bring a phone, iPad, or tablet to log on to the website and play!

Snacks and Prizes included! 
For Grades 5-12. 
Registration requested but walk-ins are welcome! Register here

 

Volunteer Opportunities

For teens (14+) looking for volunteer opportunities, we are looking for Homework Help and Volunteens! Click here for more information.

 


For Adults

Great American Read

The Great American Read is an eight-part series that explores and celebrates the power of reading, told through the prism of America’s 100 best-loved novels (as chosen in a national survey).

It is Mount Pleasant Public Library's Reading Program for Adults.  How many books have you read?  

Take the quiz, register,  and cast your vote here.

 

Demystifying Medicare

Monday, Sept. 17, 6:00 - 8:45PM

This presentation of the Library System's Westchester Seniors Out Speaking is perfect for anyone trying to navigate their way through our complicated healthcare system for older adults. It will help those who already have Medicare, as well as people soon to be 65, planning their retirement, or assisting relatives and friends with their medical decisions. Walk-ins welcome, but registration requested at www.mountpleasantlibrary.org or call (914) 231-3236.

Book Clubs

Saw Mill River Audubon Nature Book Club

Friday, July 27 from 2:30-3:45pm

What the Robin Knows by Jon Young

For more information please call Kathy at 769-9018.

 

21+ Book Group

Sunday, September 16,  2:30-3:45pm

Code Girls by Liza Mundy

For more information please call Kathy at 769-9018.

 

Women Reading Women

Tuesday, August 14 from 7:30 - 8:30PM

The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery

For more information please call Kathy at 769-9018.


Community Sponsored Events

 

Seniors of Mount Pleasant

Thursdays, from 11:00am - 2.00pm, June 28 through August 2

The Seniors of Mt. Pleasant will be using the Community Room on Thursday mornings from 11am-2pm from June 28 through August 2.

For information: Jim Martorano (914-742-2380) (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

 

PLY (People Love Yarn)

Wednesdays from 1:00 - 3:30pm

Share your knowledge, or learn from the group! All skill levels welcome.

For more information please contact Louann Rooney at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Mahjongg Night

Mondays from 6:45 PM - 8:45 PM (except Sept. 24)

Please Note: There will be no instruction and you must bring your own current Mahjongg card.  You may come with your own group of 4 or be matched up with other single players.  Please bring a Mahjongg set.

Please register by the Friday before at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Leave the date you are registering for, your name, email address and phone number. Please include any questions you may have in your email. Please be aware that space is limited.

 

Monday Night Stitchers

Monday, Sept. 10,  7:00-8:30PM

Come and stitch with us! Any needlework is welcome. Share a technique, get instruction and advice, or just hang out and work on your project.

Sponsored by Monday Night Stitchers and Pleasantville Loves Yarn. For more information please contact Louann Rooney at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


 IN THE GALLERY

 

  Art Exhibit: New Impressions Art

Reception: Saturday, September 15, 2:00 - 4:00PM

An eclectic selection of paintings and photographs by New York Area Artists. The exhibit will be in the gallery from September 8 through September 28. A reception will be held on Saturday, September 15 from 2:00-4:00pm. Exhibit will be removed on September 29. For more information please contact Betty Whelan: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 


ESOL

 

Registration: Thursday, September 6, 5:45 - 8:45 PM

Free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) classes are given in partnership with Southern Westchester BOCES. Registration is required and space is limited. Students may register on September 6. Classes meet on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from September 6 through December 11. Class will not meet on September 11, 18, October 18, and November 22.