West End
Neighborhood Library

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Little Builders

Saturday, February 22, 2020, 10:00 am

Build, construct, and explore with blocks, DUPLOS, and LEGOs  
Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, February 24, 2020, 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. Baby and Toddler Story Time features more activity and movement than the Lap Time program. Children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. West End Library Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment.  
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Mosaic on the Move - Reconstruction

Monday, February 24, 2020, 6:30 pm

The Library is excited to host Mosaic Theater for a free staged reading of the play "Reconstruction." Join Mosaic actors and staff for a free reading and discussion this important play. Join the Library and Mosaic Theater Company for a free discussion and reading of the play "Reconstruction" by Tom Mintor.
Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 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. Baby and Toddler Story Time features more activity and movement than the Lap Time program. Children and their grownups are encouraged engage with the books and songs and to actively participate in the program. West End Library Baby and Toddler Story Time is a great way to introduce your child to language skills in a positive and fun environment.  
Shut Up & Write

Shut Up & Write

Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 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?
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 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.
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Politics, Poetry and the Harlem Renaissance

Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 6:30 pm

In honor of Black History Month, visit West End Library for a discussion of the interplay of political struggle and artistic expression during the Harlem Renaissance.
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Zumba Gold

Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 1:00 pm

A fun, easy to follow dance exercise class that meets Wednesdays 1 - 2 p.m. and Fridays 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 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.
Coffee & Conversation

Coffee & Conversation

Wednesday, February 26, 2020, 2:00 pm

Join DC Public Library users and staff for coffee, conversation and sometimes even a craft on the 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, February 26, 2020, 4:00 pm

Join us for arts & crafts in the children's area.  We will provide supplies.  Recommended for ages 5-10.

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