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Tuesday, September 23, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Regularly scheduled story time for babies and toddlers.

12:30 p.m.

Image of book cover for "Tropic of Cancer"Discussion of Tropic of Cancer by Henry Miller, in observance of Banned Books Week (September 20-27).  Copies are available at the branch.

2:00 p.m.

Confused about how to download books and media to your e-Reader? 

Come to our e-Reader Drop-In Clinic, Tuesdays from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

Bring your fully charged iPads, Kindles, Nooks, tablets, smart phones or laptops and cords! You will also need your library card.

Don't have a library card? Don't worry, it will only take a couple minutes to sign up!

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

7:00 p.m.

Image of book cover for "Nixon's Darkest Secrets" by Don FolsomLong-time Washington journalist Don Fulsom will mark the 40th anniversary (approximately) of Nixon's Aug. 9, 1974 resignation from office with a chat at the library.

Head shot of Washington journalist and author Don Fulsom
Fulsom was a White House correspondent during the Johnson, Nixon, Ford, Reagan and Clinton presidencies; UPI bureau chief in Washington for seven years; and author of Nixon's Darkest Secrets: The Inside Story of America's Most Troubled President.


Thursday, September 25, 2014

6:30 p.m.

movieCome watch Thursday night movies at West End! 

In September we will celebrate the work of Robin Williams by showing three different films he starred in Thursday, Sept. 11th, 18th, and 25th at 6:30 PM

Monday, September 29, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Regularly scheduled story time for babies and toddlers.

11:00 a.m.

Story time for children age 3 to 5 years old.

12:30 p.m.

Join us for a free weekly yoga class with yoga instructor Smita Kumar from Yoga District! Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours. Please register at the Adult Reference Desk, 202-724-8698 or e-mail teresa.sakon@dc.gov.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Regularly scheduled story time for babies and toddlers.

2:00 p.m.

Confused about how to download books and media to your e-Reader? 

Come to our e-Reader Drop-In Clinic, Tuesdays from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

Bring your fully charged iPads, Kindles, Nooks, tablets, smart phones or laptops and cords! You will also need your library card.

Don't have a library card? Don't worry, it will only take a couple minutes to sign up!

Thursday, October 2, 2014

7:00 p.m.

This month we will be reading Empty Mansions: The Mysterious Life of Huguette Clark and the Spending of a Great American Fortune by Bill Dedman and Paul Clark Newall Jr.

Monday, October 6, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Regularly scheduled story time for babies and toddlers.

11:00 a.m.

Story time for children age 3 to 5 years old.

11:00 a.m.

Girl reading a wordless bookJoin us for an interactive Story Time that includes songs, rhymes and wordless picture books. Librarians will demonstrate ways to have fun conversations around picture books without words that develop early literacy skills such as vocabulary, sequencing, storytelling and creativity. All of skills these will help little ones get ready to learn to read and ready for school.

This will take place during regularly scheduled Preschool Story Time.

For ages 2-5 and a caregiver.

For more information about this program, please call (202) 724-8707.


 

12:30 p.m.

Join us for a free weekly yoga class with yoga instructor Smita Kumar from Yoga District! Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours. Please register at the Adult Reference Desk, 202-724-8698 or e-mail teresa.sakon@dc.gov.

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Regularly scheduled story time for babies and toddlers.

2:00 p.m.

Confused about how to download books and media to your e-Reader? 

Come to our e-Reader Drop-In Clinic, Tuesdays from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

Bring your fully charged iPads, Kindles, Nooks, tablets, smart phones or laptops and cords! You will also need your library card.

Don't have a library card? Don't worry, it will only take a couple minutes to sign up!

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

7:00 p.m.

 Matthew Gilmore, author of Foggy Bottom and the West End will narrate the history of the neighborhood through a selection of representative images.

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Regularly scheduled story time for babies and toddlers.

2:00 p.m.

Confused about how to download books and media to your e-Reader? 

Come to our e-Reader Drop-In Clinic, Tuesdays from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

Bring your fully charged iPads, Kindles, Nooks, tablets, smart phones or laptops and cords! You will also need your library card.

Don't have a library card? Don't worry, it will only take a couple minutes to sign up!

Monday, October 20, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Regularly scheduled story time for babies and toddlers.

11:00 a.m.

Story time for children age 3 to 5 years old.

12:30 p.m.

Join us for a free weekly yoga class with yoga instructor Smita Kumar from Yoga District! Bring your own yoga mat or use one of ours. Please register at the Adult Reference Desk, 202-724-8698 or e-mail teresa.sakon@dc.gov.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Regularly scheduled story time for babies and toddlers.

2:00 p.m.

Confused about how to download books and media to your e-Reader? 

Come to our e-Reader Drop-In Clinic, Tuesdays from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

Bring your fully charged iPads, Kindles, Nooks, tablets, smart phones or laptops and cords! You will also need your library card.

Don't have a library card? Don't worry, it will only take a couple minutes to sign up!

Monday, October 27, 2014

10:00 a.m.

Regularly scheduled story time for babies and toddlers.

11:00 a.m.

Story time for children age 3 to 5 years old.