Meet Author Jorge Argueta at the Mt. Pleasant Library

  • 27 Jul 2013
  • 3:00 PM
  • 3160 16th St. NW (at Lamont St)

Meet Author Jorge Argueta at the Mt. Pleasant Library

The Friends of Mt. Pleasant Library is pleased to welcome award-winning Salvadoran poet and writer Jorge Argueta to share his bilingual stories for children. Join in on Saturday, July 27 at 3 p.m. in the first floor meeting room for this special event. There will be Q&A and a book signing after the presentation.

Jorge Argueta's children's books have been the favorites of children and adults of all cultures for many years. He is the winner of the Americas Award for Latin American Literature for his children's collection of poems, A Movie in My Pillow. Argueta has also received the National Parenting Publications Gold Medal Award for Moony Luna and the Independent Publishers Book Award for Multicultural Fiction for Juveniles, as well as many other awards.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Mount Pleasant Library.
To become a Friends member contact:

Lucy Barber
President, Friends of Mt. Pleasant Library

Mt. Pleasant Library
3160 16th St. NW (at Lamont St)

Please be advised: there is no parking at the Mt. Pleasant Library. Bus: The S buses on16th Street go by the library. Get off at Lamont Street just past Bell Multicultural HS. Metro: The library is two blocks west of Columbia Hgts Metro station.

Founded in 1922 in a townhouse at 1767 P Street, to promote and protect the interests of the residents, the Dupont Circle Citizens Association (DCCA) is the premier civic and residential organization in the Dupont Circle area.

DCCA brings neighbors, including residents, businesses and non-profit organizations, together to improve the quality of life in an active and diverse urban neighborhood. It holds membership meetings 9 times each year, which are open to the public, runs the Dupont Circle House Tour, resolves neighborhood issues through its committees, donates to local causes, and incubates innovative projects.

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