West End
Neighborhood Library


Between the Lines: Coloring Club for Adults

Monday, December 18, 2017, 2:00 pm

Coloring isn't just for kids. Get some midday relaxation by joining West End every Monday and Friday for Between the Lines, the coloring club for adults. Coloring sheets and coloring pencils provided.
Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, December 19, 2017, 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.
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, December 19, 2017, 10:30 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.
People & Stories

People & Stories: Adult Short Story Discussion Group (Winter Edition)

Tuesday, December 19, 2017, 1:00 pm

People & Stories is a reading discussion group that believes in the power of literature to change lives. Through readings and discussions of short stories, we invite participants to new understandings of themselves, of others and of the world.
Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

Wednesday, December 20, 2017, 4:00 pm

Join us in West End's Children’s Room on Dec. 20 at 4 p.m. for the 2017 remake of the Disney classic Beauty and the Beast (PG).
A Christmas Story

Movie Night at West End: A Christmas Story

Wednesday, December 20, 2017, 6:30 pm

Join us at West End Library on Dec. 20 at 6:30 p.m. for a screening of A Christmas Story.
Iron Man 3

Thursday Morning Film Series: Iron Man 3

Thursday, December 21, 2017, 10:30 am

Join us at West End Library on Dec. 21 at 10:30 a.m. for a screening of Iron Man 3.

Basic Knitting: Casting On, Garter Stitch, Purl Stitch

Thursday, December 21, 2017, 5:00 pm

For the ultimate beginner who wants to learn the basic and essential foundations of knitting. Learners will master casting on, garter stitch and purl stitch. Bring your own materials. The class will meet in the main reading room.
Coffee & Conversation

Coffee & Conversation

Wednesday, December 27, 2017, 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!​
Reindeer Games

Movie Night at West End: Reindeer Games

Wednesday, December 27, 2017, 6:30 pm

Join us at West End Library on Dec. 27 at 6:30 p.m. for a screening of Reindeer Games.