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West End Branch Library

  • Expanded children’s area
  • New teen space
  • Study room – fully wired for presentation and collaboration
  • Additional interior and exterior space

5420 Patterson Avenue, Richmond, Va 23226

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Upcoming Events

One More Stitch
5/29 1pm

Meet with other community members to knit, crochet or work with other fiber arts. Share ideas and techniques, get help or give help. All levels welcome.

Book Babies
5/30 10am

Interactive story, music and play for babies from birth - 17 months with their caregiver.

Toddler Time
5/30 11am

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver. First Thursday of each month features a bilingual story...

Movie Matinees @ Your Library: On the Basis of Sex
5/30 3pm

Enjoy a movie with us that you may have missed at the theater. Snacks provided - bring a drink. All films show at 3pm every Thursday. Synopsis Ruth Bader...

Tea for Two:  Poetry on the Patio
6/1 11am

Casual outdoor readings by two local/regional poets are held first Saturdays in May, June, September, and October, sponsored by River City Poets. Readings...

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Book Babies


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