West End
Neighborhood Library

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Mr. Lilo: A Bilingual Music Performance

Tuesday, April 23, 2019, 10:30 am

Sing, jump and dance with Mr. Lilo and his guitar. Enjoy original music and traditional songs in English and Spanish.
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Aging Creatively Club

Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 10:00 am

According to research and contrary to stereotype, older adults are immensely adaptable and creative thinkers.
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Zumba Gold

Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 1:00 pm

A fun, easy to follow dance exercise class. The class introduces easy-to-follow Zumba® moves at a lower intensity designed for older adults. Enjoy Latin-inspired movements that provide a great aerobic workout while also focusing on balance, range of motion and coordination. This class is designed for seniors aged 60 and up. Please bring your own water bottle. First 20 participants welcome.   

Coffee & Conversation

Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 2:00 pm

Join DC Public Library users and staff for coffee, conversation and sometimes even a craft on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month. Coffee & Conversation brings together users from all walks of life in informal conversation focused on relevant and engaging topics discussed over a cup of coffee. Through this exchange of ideas, Coffee & Conversation promotes the library as a place to meet your neighbors and focuses on what people have in common rather than their differences. Please join us!​
Craft Clip Art

Family Craft

Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 4:00 pm

Join us for arts & crafts in the children's room. We will provide supplies. Recommended for ages 5-10.
In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs

Dr. Ori Soltes Book Discussion Series: Christopher de Bellaigue's In the Rose Garden of the Martyrs

Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 6:30 pm

First Person Under Pressure: Autobiography in a Time of Catastrophe This scholarly series is designed to challenge and inspire. Please come prepared for engaging lectures and conversation led by acclaimed professor Ori Soltes, who will return to the West End Neighborhood Library to continue this ongoing series.
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Baby and Toddler Story Time

Thursday, April 25, 2019, 10:00 am

These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children birth to 2 years old. Our Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment. With slightly more activity and movement than our lap times, children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program.
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Baby Lap Time

Thursday, April 25, 2019, 1:00 pm

A story time experience for our youngest library users and their caregivers. These 20-to-30-minute story times introduce books, songs, rhymes, tickles and bounces developmentally appropriate for children from birth to when they start walking. Baby Lap Time is a wonderful way to introduce your child to the joys of reading in a positive and fun atmosphere. This story time is designed so the baby will be in their caregiver’s lap and the grownup is actively involved in the program; it is recommended that each child have their own adult with them.

Movie Night at West End: "Endgame"

Thursday, April 25, 2019, 6:00 pm

Join us at West End Library for a screening of Endgame.