"Arrival of portable full color touch screen devices is game-changing technology." You can sit on a sofa with a young child and experience a digital version of cozy co-reading. eBooks are not brand new. As early as 1997, Living Books published some titles such as Stellaluna, a baby bat named after the stars and moon.
Our very popular “Marvelous Movie Mondays” series continues this month. This series features foreign and lesser-known American and English films. The series is hosted by one of our adult librarians, David Gantt, and it usually features a short pre-film lecture and a post-film discussion.Films in this series are often of a mature nature and are generally intended for adults. All films are shown with subtitles or captions.
November is National Novel Writing Month and the Chevy Chase Neighborhood Library will be hosting 4 "write-ins” . Come on in to write, get together with fellow writers and use all the library resources you need to write your masterpiece! (There will also be refreshments.)Our write-ins will take place every Wednesday in November from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Our “Classics on Film” series continues this month with some spectacular films. Hope to see you there!Oct. 1 - To Catch a ThiefOct. 15 – Cleopatra (1931)Oct. 22 – Arabian Nights (1942)Oct. 29 – Dracula (1931)