All Richmond Public Library locations will be closed Monday, January 20, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr., Day. All Richmond Public Library locations are closed Sunday, January 19.  

West End

An empty lot adjacent to the building was secured and the library was greatly expanded in 2016.

804-646-1877

5420 Patterson Avenue, Richmond, VA, 23226


Branch Manager - Lisa Crisman

Hours

SundayClosed
MondayClosed Martin Luther King Jr
Tuesday10am - 8pm
Wednesday10am - 8pm
Thursday10am - 8pm
Friday10am - 6pm
Saturday10am - 5pm

Features

FAXING

Local and Toll-free: $.50/page Long distance: $1.00 (out-going only).

NOTARY

Free - Please call ahead for availability

PARKING

Parking lot has a total of 40 spaces and 2 handicapped spaces. There is some on-street parking around the library.

PHOTOCOPYING/SCANNING

Black & white: $.15/page. Scanning - Free, requires a flash drive. The library offers flash drives for $3.00.

PUBLIC ACCESS COMPUTERS

public access computers and 2 children's computers. Printing - Black & white: $.15/page Color: $.50/page.

WI-FI

Free

West End

Meeting Rooms

The West End Branch offers two meeting spaces: A meeting room with full presentation setup and a smaller study room that’s fully wired for presentation and collaboration.

Details

The West End meeting room seats 44 people; there are 9 tables and 50 chairs available. The room includes a ceiling-mounted LCD projector, a screen, and a lectern. The study room seats 6 people and includes a wall-mounted monitor, a fixed table, and 6 chairs.

Guidelines

Guests are expected to configure tables and chairs, and also return them to their original configuration. Rooms are booked a minimum of 2 weeks in advance, and maximum of 2 months in advance.

 

Teen Space!

The West End Branch has a fantastic teen area with plenty of room to think, study, and read!

Upcoming Events at West End

One More Stitch

Wed

22

Jan
 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

 

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.

Wii Fit and Smoothie Party

Wed

22

Jan
 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

 West End Meeting Room A

Is your New Year's resolution to be healthier this year?  Maybe you just like having a good time with your friends?  Either way, join us for a Wii Fit and Smoothie Party for teens.  We'll be making healthy, yet yu...

Movie Matinees @ Your Library: After the Wedding (2019)

Thu

23

Jan
 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 West End Meeting Room A

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 When Isabel hears of a mysterious and generous grant for the f...