West End
Neighborhood Library

West End Neighborhood Library Is Closed!

Interim Library Will Open Monday, June 23

West End Library Is Moving!

In preparation for construction, the current West End Library building will close permanently on Sunday, June 8 at 5 p.m.

Friends Book Discussion Series

"Girl in Hyacinth Blue" by Susan Vreeland

The discussion of Girl in Hyacinth Blue, the last in this year's series on the topic of visual art in Western literature, will be held Wednesday,

Author Talk Featuring Nick Mann


Local author Nick Mann will speak on on his 2013 novel, Forgetful, and read from it on Wednesday, June 4, at 7 p.m. in the large meeting room

Book Club Pick of the Month

"The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" by Rebecca Skloot

The West End Book Club will meet Tuesday, June 24, at 12:30 p.m. to discuss this highly praised work by award-winning science writer Rebecca Skloot.  Copies are available at the reference desk.  Please pick one up and join us!  Refreshments will be served.

Maximize Your Social Security Benefits!

Author Talk Featuring Kathleen Sindell, Ph.D.

Kathleen Sindell, author of numerous academic, popular, and professional finance articles, web sites, proposals, and books, including the bestselling reference book [[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"32600","attributes":{"alt":"Image of book cover for \"Social Security: Maximize Your B

Bicycling Safety and the Legal Rights of Cyclists in Washington, DC

A Talk in Celebration of May as National Bike Month

Please join us for a talk featuring Bruce Deming with Myron Lehtman of the National Capital Velo Club (NCVC), a local non-profit competitive cycling club to be held [[{"type":

National Salad Month

I have not always been a salad lover, though I really enjoy fruits and vegetables.  Growing up in Chicago, everything was a casserole.  As a child, I thought that the salad was just an extension of casserole, a dry, less then exciting, casserole.  Clean out the fridge – let’s make a casserole OR salad, uugh! 

Introduction to FlexAware®

Saturday, May 10, 10 a.m.

Please join us for an introduction to FlexAware® featuring Steven Shafarman.  Flexaware helps people breathe freely and move easily, for healing, fitness, exercise, and mindfulness.  FlexAware is uniquely effective for relieving back pain and breathing problems, and for h

Shelter Puppy Tales

Shelter Puppy Tales will take place on Tuesday, May 6 at 7 p.m.