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1246 Glendon Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90024
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Shahla Chamanara, Senior Librarian
Upcoming Events at Westwood Branch Library
Storytime
February 22, 2017 11:00AM
Join us for stories, songs and rhymes for babies and toddlers! This 20 minute storytime is followed by 30 minutes of free play with music...
February 22, 2017 1:00PM to 3:00PM
Improve your English! This class is designed for adults who are learning English as a second language. 
Class
February 22, 2017 4:00PM
Teens and tweens, want to act in theater, TV or film?  Alexa Almaz, formerly on the nominating committee for the 20th Annual Screen Actor’s...
February 23, 2017 4:00PM to 6:00PM
Come practice your French language skills! For intermediate to advanced students.
February 25, 2017 11:00AM
Read the book and come join the discussion!January 28: Rumpole and the Penge Bungalow Murders by John MortimerFebruary 25: Ordinary Grace...
February 25, 2017 1:00PM to 3:00PM
Chess expert Brian Glover will introduce the classic game of strategy. All ages welcome!
February 27, 2017 1:00PM to 2:00PM
ESL (English as a Second Language) Class is for adult learners who would like to improve their English.
February 27, 2017 6:00PM
Alexa Alma covers the fundamentals of acting, plus tips on how to make it in the business. Attend all six sessions!
Class
February 28, 2017 4:00PM
Teens and tweens, want to act in theater, TV or film?  Alexa Almaz, formerly on the nominating committee for the 20

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