West End
Interim Library

The West End Interim Library location at 2522 Virginia Ave. NW will close permanently on Thursday, Nov. 9, at 9 p.m. Any items still on the holds shelf will be relocated to Library Express, 1990 K St. NW. The new West End Neighborhood Library, at 2301 L St. NW, will open on Saturday, Dec. 9. More information available at https://www.dclibrary.org/node/28744

Women's History Month Movies

Family Friendly Movies for Celebrating Women's History Month!

Come enjoy this Penny Marshall film!Thursday, March 13 at 6 p.m.

What Happened at West End?

Successful Events at West End Library!

Check out some pictures of our past events!Here is the photo-booth we set up at the Juliet Grey author talk from our Feb. 25 event!

Photography Workshop

Let's Talk Photography and a night photo shoot

On Saturday, March 22, join us for a photography workshop with Vincent Knaus.Vincent is a photographer in Stafford, Va. and owns Create Photographics LLC, a photographic education and image creation company. He has been working as a freelance photographer since 1993.

Check Out West End Displays!

Readbox at West End!

Come take out a good book to read at West End!Instead of finding a movie from your local Redbox .... come to your local library and get a book! 

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.

Is Feminism a Dirty Word?

'Feminism is the radical notion that women are people.'

Join us on Thursday, March 6 at 7 p.m. in honor of Women's History Month!West End Library is hosting a panel that will discuss what it means to be a feminist in the modern day -- from Beyonce to Sheryl Sandberg.

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.

DC Public Library Opens On Two-Hour Delay

Wednesday, Jan. 22

DC Public Library will open at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 22.