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Mitchell-Reed featuring Dr. Kendra Weddle

Dr. Kendra Weddle
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm
Location: 
Orientation room

The Eunice and James L. West library hosts a Mitchell-Reed Community of Learners lecture featuring Dr. Kendra Weddle at 12:15 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 21 in the Library Orientation room. Dr. Weddle will present “Building Bridges: Letha Dawson Scanzoni and Friends.”

Take part in a Black History Month Read-In

Take part in a Black History Month Read-In

Celebrate Black History Month at the Library!

Mitchell-Reed Artist Talk

Love Removal Machine MItchell-Reed
Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
Location: 
Bernice Coulter Templeton Art Studio

The Eunice and James L. West Library hosts the second Mitchell-Reed Community of Learners artist lecture. It will be held in the gallery in Bernice Coulter Templeton Art Studio.

Spring 2019 Mitchell-Reed scheduled events

Spring 2019 Mitchell-Reed scheduled events

Two Mitchell-Reed Community of Learners events are scheduled for the spring 2019 semester!

Christmas Tree Auction

Christmas Tree Auction
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: 
1st floor

West Library’s annual Holiday Celebration and Christmas Tree Auction will take place at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 4. Winners of the Christmas tree decorating contest will be announced, and the auction will start immediately following the announcement. Bidding will begin at $10, with all proceeds donated to Meals on Wheels of Tarrant County. 

Donate a gift to Meals on Wheels this Christmas

Donate a gift to Meals on Wheels this Christmas

Help us make the season brighter for Tarrant County residents.

Annual Christmas Tree Decorating Contest

Christmas tree decorating contest
Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 8:00am to Friday, November 30, 2018 - 5:00pm
Location: 
1st floor

The annual West Library Christmas Tree Decorating Contest is upon us!

1. Pick up a tree at the Circulation Desk starting Nov. 1 - 30.  Trees are available on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last.

2. Decorate the tree to fit into one of these categories –

Early Voting

Early Voting
Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 8:00am to 5:00pm
Location: 
Baker Building

Early voting is available from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Oct. 23-25 in the Baker Building.  This early voting polling location is available for any registered Tarrant County voter. 

International Games Day

International Games Day
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 12:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: 
First Floor

Did you know that gaming can be a great way to socialize, improve multi-tasking skills, enhance memory, and learn new things?  West Library joins thousands in celebrating the popularity and power of games and play!  International Games Day is from noon - 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 6 on the first floor of West Library.

Join us at the library for an afternoon of fun and games!  Tabletop games of all kinds will be featured.  Do you have a game that you never have enough people to play with? Bring it with you! Sit down, have a snack, and join in some hilarity!

West Library 30th Anniversary Celebration

West Library 30th anniversary celebration
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Location: 
West Library

On October 25th, from 11:30-1:30 ,The Eunice and James L. West Library will celebrate its 30th birthday. The celebration, which marks the 30th anniversary of the library’s formal opening and Dedication on October 21, 1988, will take place on the 1st floor of the library just inside the front doors. Cake will be served, while supplies last!

The Eunice and James L. West Library is named in honor of the late Eunice and James L. West of Fort Worth.  It is only the second building constructed by Texas Wesleyan specifically for library services.