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Shelter Puppy Tales

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

Poetry Reading with Ioana Ieronim

Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 p.m.

Ioana Ieronim, Romanian poet/playwright/essayist/translator, will read from her various published works, including Triumph of the Waterwitch, Life Line as a Skyscraper, Tempo Rubato and more in celebration of April as National Poetry Month.  Ioana is

Celebrate Older Americans Month

May is Older Americans Month. Since 1963, our nation has designated this month as a time to celebrate the many contributions of older Americans and to focus attention on staying healthy and active.From 1963 until 1973, May was referred to as Senior Citizens Month. In May 1974, President Jimmy Carter changed the name to Older Americans Month. 

Book Club Pick o' the Month

"Gilead" by Marilynne Robinson

The West End Book Club will meet Tuesday, April 15, at 12:30 p.m.

'A Street Cat Named Bob and How He Saved My Life'

Guardian cat

Being a cat fan, I had to read James Bowen's Book, A Street Cat Named Bob and How He Saved My Life. Dog fans might like it too because it shows what a difference having an animal in our lives can make.

Poetry Out Loud

Saturday, April 12, 2 p.m.

Bring a favorite poem or an original one to read aloud and share with others in celebration of April as National Poetry Month.  

Book Club Pick o' the Month

No. 1 New York Times Bestseller . . .

The West End Book Club will meet Tuesday, March 18, at 12:30 p.m.

Friends Book Discussion Series

Topic: Visual Art in Western Literature

The West End Library Friends is sponsoring a book discussion series titled "Sometimes Strange Meetings: Visual Art in Western Literature." The six-part series looks at some of the interesting intersections between literature and visual art in the Western tradition by engaging various ways in which art has been used in diverse literary works that range from epic poetr

Choose Courage

Author talk with Ruth M. Schimel

Ruth M. Schimel, Ph.D., author and career and life management consultant, will speak on her new book Choose Courage: Step Into the Life You Want on Wednesday, Feb. 5 at 7 p.m. in the large meeting room on the second floor.

Beginning the New Year with Meditation

Three-part Workshop on Jyoti Meditation with David Newcomb

In this busy, fast-paced world, peace seems like an elusive commodity. David Newcomb will offer a simple, effective meditation technique that can help you find inner peace. Begin your new year with a three-part meditation series.