West End
Neighborhood Library

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Zumba Gold

Friday, March 13, 2020, 11:30 am

A fun, easy to follow dance exercise class that meets Wednesdays 1 - 2 p.m. and Fridays 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. The class introduces easy-to-follow Zumba® moves at a lower intensity designed for older adults. Enjoy Latin-inspired movements that provide a great aerobic workout while also focusing on balance, range of motion and coordination. This class is designed for seniors aged 60 and up. Please bring your own water bottle. First 20 participants welcome.
Members of the DC Public viewing a prototype of the future exhibit

Explore a Future Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library Exhibit

Saturday, March 14, 2020 (All day)

The DC Public Library is modernizing the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library. The modernization includes a new exhibit space highlighting D.C. stories. An interactive mini exhibit will be installed for two days inside the West End Neighborhood Library. You are invited to come and explore the exhibit. Exhibit designers will love to hear what you think.   Thursday, March 12, 9:30 a.m. - 9 p.m. Friday, March 13, 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Children Building Clip Art

Little Builders

Saturday, March 14, 2020, 10:00 am

Build, construct, and explore with blocks, DUPLOS, and LEGOs  
I Am More Than My Hair: My Outward Appearance Does Not Define Me

Author Talk: I Am More Than My Hair by Alyscia Cunningham

Saturday, March 14, 2020, 2:30 pm

Visit West End library for an author talk with Alyscia Cunningham, on her book I Am More Than My Hair: My Outward Appearance Does Not Define Me. About the Book:
Baby and Toddler Storytime

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Monday, March 16, 2020, 10:00 am

Baby and Toddler Story Time will not be held on Monday, March 2. We will resume our regular schedule on Tuesday, March 10. These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children birth to 2 years old. Baby and Toddler Story Time features more activity and movement than the Lap Time program. 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, March 17, 2020, 10:00 am

Baby and Toddler Story Time will not be held on Monday, March 2. We will resume our regular schedule on Tuesday, March 10. These 20-to-30-minute story times are full of books, songs, rhymes and finger plays for children birth to 2 years old. Baby and Toddler Story Time features more activity and movement than the Lap Time program. 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

Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 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?
Preschool Storytime

Preschool Story Time

Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 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.
William Shakespeare

Shakespeare Society: Richard II

Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 6:30 pm

Please join us for a discussion on Richard II. The Shakespeare Society is a monthly Shakespeare reading and discussion group. We meet on the third Tuesday of every month in the Conference Room. Series 2 will focus on Shakespeare's histories; the full reading list for Series 2 is as follows: Jan. 21 | Richard III Feb. 18 | King John
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Zumba Gold

Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 1:00 pm

A fun, easy to follow dance exercise class that meets Wednesdays 1 - 2 p.m. and Fridays 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. The class introduces easy-to-follow Zumba® moves at a lower intensity designed for older adults. Enjoy Latin-inspired movements that provide a great aerobic workout while also focusing on balance, range of motion and coordination.

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