West End
Interim Library

Friends' Book Group Discussion

'My Beloved Son' by Catherine Cookson

Please join us for a discussion of My Beloved Son by Catherine Cookson, to be held Wednesday, March 13 at 6:30 p.m.

Friends Book Discussion

'"Portnoy's Complaint' by Philip Roth

Please join us for a discussion of Portnoy's Complaint by Philip Roth on Wednesday, Feb. 13 at 6:30 p.m. in the small meeting room on the second floor.The talk is next in the series on the topic of mothers and sons in Western literature, sponsored by the West End Library Friends.  The presenter will be Ori Z. Soltes, resident scholar in theology and fine arts at Georgetown University.  Refreshments will be served.Ten Questions (some of them multiple questions) for thought and discussion:

Meditation Workshop

Meditation and Personal Happiness

Please join us for a three-part series on the peace and pleasure of Jyoti meditation and the joy of happiness to be held Feb. 4, Feb. 11, and Feb.

Book Signing for Movie Buffs to be Held at West End Cinema

'Hollywood on the Potomac: How the Movies View Washington, DC'

Please join the West End Library Friends, the Foggy Bottom Association and the West End Cinema on Tuesday, Jan. 29 at 7 p.m.

West End Needle Arts Club

Need a little help or motivation to complete your special knitting or crochet project? Join our small group of knitters and crocheters at 2:00 p.m. in the small meeting room of the West End Library on the second and fourth Thursday of each month.

West End Book Club

What's Your Favorite?

The West End Book Club will meet Tuesday, Jan. 22 at 12:30 p.m. to discuss individual favorites or recently read works, fiction or nonfiction.Each person will have 5-10 minutes to speak and share likes/dislikes about any particular title of interest and to recommend it or not. Refreshments will be served. 

Book Club Pick of the Month

'Treasure Island' by Robert Louis Stevenson

The West End Book Club will meet Tuesday, Dec. 18 at 12:30 p.m.

Adult Movie Night: 'Sparkle'

On Monday, Dec. 17 at 6:30 p.m., stop by your neighborhood library to watch the newly released film Sparkle, starring Jordin Sparks, Whitney Houston and more of your favorite actors. Popcorn will be provided.

Friends' Book Discussion

Mothers and Sons: "Hamlet"

Please join us for a discussion of Shakespeare's Hamlet on Wednesday, Dec. 12 at 6:30 p.m. in the small meeting room on the second floor.