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Friday, Oct. 31, 2014
We're reading Washington Irving's "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow," a-l-o-u-d and in round-robin fashion, in celebration of Halloween. Sparkling cider and pumpkin treats will be served. Whoa, Ichabod Crane. Beware, Brom Bones. And watch out for the headless horseman!
Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
The CCHDC Book Club will discuss the DC Reads selection, The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears by Dinaw Mengestu at the Chevy Chase Community Center.All are welcome!
Join the Literary Book Club in November to read An Officer and a Spy. In this novel, Robert Harris brings to life in astonishing detail the Dreyfus affair. History comes alive with the excitement of a spy thriller or a detective story.
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014
Join the conversation! This Twitter book club meets every second Wednesday of the month at lunchtime to compare notes with library staffers on what you're currently reading. Love it or hate it, we want to know.
Friday, Nov. 14, 2014
Monday, Nov. 17, 2014
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014
We are starting something new: A book club for adults who read young adult literature. Mockingjay: Part 1 comes out in theaters on Nov. 21! But have you read the book? For the first meeting of the book club, we will discuss Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins and compare the previous books with the movies.
Our lecture/discussion series “Classic Revisited” will continue this November and December with a focus on George Eliot’s masterpiece Middlemarch. Professor Jonathan Loesberg from American University will be our guest to talk about the book and lead a discussion.
Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014
The Talking Book Club meets at 11 a.m. the third Thursday of each month in Room 215.See the daily calendar for MLK Library for information about specific titles for upcoming meetings.Brown bag lunches welcome; we provide coffee, tea and cold water.
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