West End
Neighborhood Library

Preschool Storytime

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 11:00 am

Share the fun of reading with your children ages 3-5 years old. Children and their grownups, will explore stories and activities to encourage children to develop a lifelong love of reading and learning. These 30-to-40-minute programs are designed to promote language and listening skills, expand children’s imaginations and arouse their curiosity about the world around them.

All Levels Knitting

Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 5:00 pm

For beginner, intermediate and advanced knitters. Any knitting question or issue will be resolved! For more information, please contact my.nguyen@dc.gov.
Julius Caesar

Shakespeare Society: Julius Caesar

Tuesday, March 19, 2019, 6:30 pm

Please join us for a discussion of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar. The discussion will end at 8:30 p.m. The Shakespeare Society is West End Neighborhood Library's monthly Shakespeare reading and discussion group. We meet on the third Tuesday of every month. Series 1 will focus on Shakespeare's tragedies; the full reading list for Series 1 is as follows: Dec. 18 | Antony and Cleopatra
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Aging Creatively Club

Wednesday, March 20, 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, March 20, 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.   
Craft Clip Art

Family Craft

Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 4:00 pm

Join us for arts & crafts in the children's room. We will provide supplies. Recommended for ages 5-10.
Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai

Movie Night at West End: "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai"

Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 6:00 pm

Join us at West End Library for a screening of Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai!
Baby and Toddler Storytime Owls

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Thursday, March 21, 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.
Born in Flames

Movie Night at West End: "Born in Flames"

Thursday, March 21, 2019, 6:00 pm

Join us at West End Library for a screening of Born in Flames. A film that broke new ground in the early Indie film space, Born in Flames (1983) is a thrilling and timely story about a comical fantasy of female rebellion taking place about a decade following the Second American Revolution. Following the mysterious murder of Adelaide Norris, the black, radical founder of the Women’s Army, a diverse group of women assembles to take down the System.
Shut Up & Write

Shut Up & Write

Friday, March 22, 2019, 10:00 am

Come by for an hour of morning writing with fellow creative folks. Everyone works on their own thing. No obligation to share. Just show up and write! What to expect?