West End
Neighborhood Library

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?
Children Building Clip Art

Little Builders

Saturday, February 16, 2019, 10:00 am

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

Baby and Toddler Storytime

Monday, February 18, 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 19, 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 19, 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.
Knitting

All Levels Knitting

Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 5:00 pm

For beginner, intermediate and advanced knitters. Any knitting question or issue will be resolved! For more information, please contact my.nguyen@dc.gov.

Shakespeare Society: Hamlet

Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 6:30 pm

Please join us for a discussion of Shakespeare's Hamlet. The discussion will end at 8:30 p.m. The Shakespeare Society is West End Neighborhood Library's monthly Shakespeare reading and discussion group. We meet on the third Tuesday of every month. Series 1 will focus on Shakespeare's tragedies; the full reading list for Series 1 is as follows: Dec. 18 | Antony and Cleopatra Jan. 15 | Coriolanus
DC Office on Aging

Mindful Art and Drawing with Meg Artley

Wednesday, February 20, 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 20, 2019, 4:00 pm

Join us for arts & crafts in the children's room. We will provide supplies. Recommended for ages 5-10.
Baby and Toddler Storytime Owls

Baby and Toddler Story Time

Thursday, February 21, 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.

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