West End
Neighborhood Library

Queens Girl in AfricaMosaic Theater

Mosaic on the Move - "Queens Girl in Africa"

Monday, February 19, 2018, 1:00 pm

The library is excited to host Mosaic Theater for free versions of their most recent performances.
Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 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, February 20, 2018, 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.
land before time

Family Film

Wednesday, February 21, 2018, 4:00 pm

Join us in West End Library's Children's Room as we watch The Land Before Time, rated G.
Baby and Toddler Storytime Owls

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Thursday, February 22, 2018, 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.
Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom filmart

Thursday Morning Film Series: "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom"

Thursday, February 22, 2018, 10:30 am

Join us at West End Library on Feb. 22 at 10:30 a.m. for a screening of Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.
Karen Deans

Author Karen Deans: Swing Sisters: The Story of the International Sweethearts of Rhythm

Thursday, February 22, 2018, 4:00 pm

Celebrate Black History Month at West End Neighborhood Library with children's author Karen Deans as she gives a presentation based on her book: Swing Sisters: The Story of the International Sweethearts of Rhythm. The presentation will include a reading, a talk and an activity to follow.
charleston

Jazz Contemporaries, Swing Sisters and Beyond

Thursday, February 22, 2018, 5:00 pm

Continue your exploration of the Swing Sisters’ world with a participatory music workshop. Children will be introduced to great musicians of the swing era. We'll dance to tunes of Duke Ellington and explore scat singing through the music of Ella Fitzgerald.  Workshop recommended for ages 8-12.
Knitting.

Basic Knitting: Casting On, Garter Stitch, Purl Stitch

Thursday, February 22, 2018, 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.
Coloring

Between the Lines: Coloring Club for Adults

Friday, February 23, 2018, 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.

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