Summer Reading

The Path Between the Seas

History Book Club

Monday, July 10, 2017, 7:00 pm

Join our monthly History Book Club as we "build a better world" for our summer reading program. We'll be discussing The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914 by David McCullough.
Paddington

Monthly Family Film

Wednesday, July 19, 2017, 3:00 pm

Join West End Library as we watch "Paddington"!
labyrinth

Monthly Family Film

Wednesday, June 21, 2017, 3:30 pm

Join West End Library as we watch "Labyrinth" starring David Bowie! See what happens after teenage Sarah (who is babysitting her little brother) wishes that goblins would take him away. She gets her wish, and to get him back, she must find her way through the labyrinth to the castle in the center, facing the challenges along the way. This film is rated PG. 
Seashells

Seashell Painting Craft

Friday, June 16, 2017, 4:00 pm

Join West End Library Staff as we do a summer specific craft: Seashell Painting! This program is best for ages 3-5
Summer Reading

Summer Reading Kick-Off

Thursday, June 1, 2017, 3:30 pm

Join West End on DC Public Library's First Day of Summer Reading when we will be showing  "Lego Movie" and celebrating with snacks! While you're here, we can help get you signed up to our online summer reading program in order to earn prizes for your reading and literacy activities over the summer. We welcome kids of all ages and can help adults sign up as well!
Pajama Storytime

Pajama Storytime

Sunday, August 6, 2017, 4:00 pm

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination, these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.
Christopher Sullivan

Architecture at the Library

Wednesday, August 23, 2017, 7:00 pm

Come into the library and listen to architect Christopher Sullivan discuss how architects are "building a better world."

One Love

Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 10:30 am

Join us at the Francis A.
book

Build Your Memories, One Page at a Time!

Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 1:30 pm

Join us on July 11, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. for a special arts & crafts event where participants will use a recyled book's pages to craft, create, and store their most precious memories! For more information, please call (202) 698-6373.    
Pajama Storytime

Pajama Storytime

Sunday, July 16, 2017, 4:00 pm

An evening story time where pajamas are encouraged but not required. These 30-40 minute evening programs are designed to delight children of all ages. Filled with stories and activities that promote and develop language skills and imagination, these programs encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning.

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