DC Public Library will be closed Friday, December 24 through Sunday, December 26 and Friday, December 31 through Sunday, January 2. Anyone with a DC Public Library card may still access online databases and downloadable media during this period since they are available 24 hours each and every day.
The West End Book Club will meet and discuss Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Caroll on Tuesday, December 21, at 12:30 p.m. in the small meeting room on the 2nd floor. Discussion questions will be as follows:
Tuesday, November 2 is General Election Day in DC.If you are a West End resident (Ward 2, Precinct 4) and have been assigned to vote at the West End Library, why not check out what your library has to offer.
Please join us for a discussion of Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen, to be held in the small meeting room on the 2nd floor. Copies are available at the reference desk. First-timers are welcome. Refreshments will be served. A Los Angeles Times Bestseller
Do you have trouble remembering which book is the first in a long series? What about that classic genre author (Robert Heinlein, say, or Roger Zelazny) whose works you keep meaning to pick up, but you don't quite know where to begin?
Rick Riordan's smash-hit Percy Jackson series, starring the heroic yet smart-alecky teenage son of the Greek god Poseidon, has tons of fans all over the world. Maybe your 12-year-old is one of them--or maybe you are!