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

Library-Land Fairy Tale Story Time and Party

Celebrate our New Sunday Hours

All the fairy tale characters escaped from the story books and have gotten lost in the library.  Join us as we wrangle the characters back into their story books by reading their tales and create crafts.Come dressed as your favorite fairy tale character.Live acoustic guitar player at 2 p.m.Story time begins at 2:30 p.m.

'Fahrenheit 451'

Banned Books Week film screening

The West End Library will feature a special screening and a discussion of Fahrenheit 451 on Thursday, Sept. 26, at 1 p.m.

Book Club Pick of the Month

'Home' by Toni Morisson

The West End Book Club will meet Tuesday, Sept. 24, at 12:30 p.m.

Wii with the Teens!

Calling all Teens!Come to the West End Library and let’s have some fun playing Wii. We have all the latest JUST DANCE games!

Hen of the Baskervilles

Chickens Fly the Coop

Once again, Donna Andrews has come up with a very enjoyable Meg Langdorf mystery, Hen of the Baskervilles

Reading & Discussion of Books on Aging

A Special Session of the West End Book Club

The West End Book Club will meet Tuesday, Aug. 27, at 12:30 p.m. to discuss books on aging.  Everyone is invited to pick a book on the subject of aging, read it, bring it and talk about it.  Tell us what your book says about aging and hear from others about the books they chose.  Some titles to choose from:

Teen Beach Reads

Going to the beach? We have some great books to read while you enjoy the blue waves and relax in the sand.Come to the library and we will be happy to discuss more in detail of all the great beach reads we offer just for teens!

Walter Cronkite . . .

"The Most Trusted Man in America"

Please join us for a special one-man show titled, "Walter Cronkiite: 'The Most Trusted Man in America,'" to be held Wednesday, July 31, at 7 p.m. in the large meeting room on the second floor, written and performed by local actor-performer Dwane Starlin.

Summer Teen Reads

Are you enjoying the nice hot weather? It’s summer time and the weather is mighty hot. So stop by and visit your friendly neighborhood library

Film Screening

"The Bucket List"

Please join us for a special screening of The Bucket List to be held Wednesday, July 17, at 7 p.m.