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Published on Monday, May 19, 2014

Swann's Way Norton EditionChevy Chase Library's "Classics Revisited" discussion series will continue June with Swann’s Way by Marcel Proust.

Published on Monday, May 19, 2014
 

dancing girlWe're kicking off an exciting new program! Every Friday morning at 11 a.m., children ages 1 to 5 are invited to join us to sing and dance along with some great music. 

It's going to be a great time, and we hope you'll join us!

For more information, visit the Children's Room information desk or call 202-282-0021.

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

collaged poem

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.

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