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Published on Thursday, May 8, 2014

Gulp coverThe June selection of the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal by Mary Roach.

Few of us realize what strange miracles of science operate inside us after every meal. In her trademark style, Mary Roach investigates the beginning, and end, of our food.

Published on Thursday, May 8, 2014

UniversalClass logoDid you know the library offers online classes in creative writing, HTML, test prep, wedding planning and more?  Learn something new today! You can choose from 500 free online continuing education classes through Universal Class™. These self-paced non-credit personal and professional development classes are led by real instructors who will give you continuous feedback on your progress. 

Come to our introductory workshop on Tuesday, May 13 at 6 p.m. to learn all about it!

Published on Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Orphan Master's Son coverThe May selection of the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is The Orphan Master’s Son by Adam Johnson.

Published on Thursday, April 17, 2014

reading childWe're delighted to introduce a new storytime program: Tales for Twos and Threes!

Two and three year olds are invited to join us on Monday mornings at 11:00 a.m. for developmentally appropriate books, songs, and activities. 

Registration is required for the program, so for any questions or to register please call us at 202-282-0021.


Or, "Creativity is Subtraction and Addition"

Published on Thursday, April 17, 2014

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Published on Thursday, March 27, 2014

Going Clear CoverThe April selection of the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood and the Prison of Belief by Lawrence Wright.

Wright's book, short-listed for the National Book Award, chronicles the history of Scientology and offers an inside look at the religion.

Published on Thursday, March 27, 2014

How Proust Can Change Your LifeChevy Chase Library's "Classics Revisited" discussion series will continue in April with How Proust Can Change Your Life By Alain De Botton.

De Botton combines two genres -- literary biography and self-help manual -- to make the case for Proust’s continued importance in modern life.

'Where'd You Go, Bernadette?'

Published on Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Where'd You Go, Bernadette? CoverThe March selection of the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is Where'd You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple.

This hilarious novel tells the story of 15-year-old Bee and her journey to find her brilliant, eccentric mother who has mysteriously vanished.

Put on your PJs and join us for a new program!

Published on Friday, February 14, 2014

bedtime bearPut on your PJs and join us for a family story time!

We're delighted to announce our new evening story time program. Starting this Thursday, join us every week as we will share stories, songs, and rhymes for all ages as we get ready for bed.
 
We will read about all sorts of different things, but we'll wind down each session with some great goodnight stories and songs to send everyone off ready for bedtime.

Pajamas are encouraged but not required, and all dolls and stuffed animals are also invited to attend.

Published on Thursday, February 13, 2014

hot reads for cold nights imageChevy Chase teens and tweens have waded into our snowy winter reading program, and they want you to know what they are checking out! Several YA readers have written entertaining book reviews, and we decided to share their thoughts and book picks with the Chevy Chase community.

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