This month’s Second Look Film Filmfest will feature the work of the Coen Brothers, the acclaimed directing/producing team. On Monday, April 4, we will be screeningFargo, the Oscar-winning dark comedy starring Frances McDormand and William H. Macy. The rest of the schedule is as follows:
Chevy Chase Library is excited to welcome back meditation expert William Smith on Monday, March 28, at 7 p.m. Smith will be running a free workshop covering easy and effective meditation techniques. Open to teens and adults. Hope to see you there!
Come and experience a taste of New Orleans at the Chevy Chase Library. The festivities start with mask-making and refreshments that include King Cake! This will be followed by float (library cart) decorating and a parade with bead tossing. Also, if the weather is good, the parade will go outside. Kids of all ages welcome!
To commemorate Women's History Month, a display on the Women of Dance will be at the Chevy Chase Library throughout March. It is full of unexpected tidbits. For example:Josephine Baker entertained newly liberated inmates at Buchenwald who were too emaciated to be moved right after the war.
On Sunday Hollywood voted for its top picks, but what about Chevy Chase? If they were the voters, who would they choose? We installed a ballot box to see who was "Chevy Chase's Choice." The ballots have been counted and here are the results:
The Chevy Chase Library will be closed February 13 - 21 for maintenance.The library will reopen Tuesday, February 22, at 9:30 a.m.Upcoming program:Mystery Book Club, February 23 at 7 p.m.Book to be discussed: Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon