West End
Neighborhood Library

Shut Up & Write

Shut Up & Write

Friday, February 8, 2019, 10:00 am

Come by for an hour of morning writing with fellow creative folks. Everyone works on their own thing. No obligation to share. Just show up and write! What to expect?
Children Building Clip Art

Little Builders

Saturday, February 9, 2019, 10:00 am

Build, construct, and explore with blocks, DUPLOS, and LEGOs  
Baby Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Monday, February 11, 2019, 10:00 am

These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and fingerplays 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.
Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 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 12, 2019, 11:00 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.
DC Office on Aging

Mindful Art and Drawing with Meg Artley

Wednesday, February 13, 2019, 10:00 am

Using Betty Edward's seminal text Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain and mindfulness techniques, participants will try their hand at drawing what they really, truly see.  Other projects will focus on the beauty of the world around us as seen and interpreted by artists through the ages, the ways in which colors impact our art and our lives, the visualization of a favorite poem -- all fun, all playful, all designed to turn your attention to your creative side.
Craft Clip Art

Family Craft

Wednesday, February 13, 2019, 4:00 pm

Join us for arts & crafts in the children's room. We will provide supplies. Recommended for ages 5-10.
Goodbye to All That

Dr. Ori Soltes Book Discussion Series: Robert Graves's Goodbye to All That

Wednesday, February 13, 2019, 6:30 pm

First Person Under Pressure: Autobiography in a Time of Catastrophe This scholarly series is designed to challenge and inspire. Please come prepared for engaging lectures and conversation led by acclaimed professor Ori Soltes, who will return to the West End Neighborhood Library to continue this ongoing series.
Baby and Toddler Storytime Owls

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Thursday, February 14, 2019, 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.
Shut Up & Write

Shut Up & Write

Friday, February 15, 2019, 10:00 am

Come by for an hour of morning writing with fellow creative folks. Everyone works on their own thing. No obligation to share. Just show up and write! What to expect?

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