Chevy Chase
Neighborhood Library

Published on Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Beneath the SurfaceOur Teen Summer Reading Program "Beneath the Surface" continues on Wednesday, July 31 with a free movie (and free popcorn and drinks, too!).

Legally we’re not allowed to advertise the name of the movie but it's a 2013 horror movie with creepy little kids and Jessica Chastain in a bad blonde wig.   

We're just going to call it Ghost Mom.  Know which movie we mean?  Cool.

If not, give us a call at 202-282-0193 and we’ll give you more info. The movie starts at 6 p.m.

Published on Friday, July 19, 2013

RachelThe Chevy Chase Library is excited to welcome local comics writer Rachel Scheer on July 24 at 6 p.m.  The workshop is for teens ages 12 through 19 and will include a discussion about autobiographical comics followed by writing and drawing instruction.
 
All materials will be provided. 

You can check out some of Rachel's comics at rachelcomics.com

Hope to see you there!
 

Published on Tuesday, July 16, 2013

beneaththesurfacelogoOur Teen Summer Reading Program "Beneath the Surface" continues on Wednesday, July 17 with a free movie (and free popcorn and drinks, too!).

Legally we’re not allowed to advertise the name of the movie but it's a 2012 action movie about a group of superheroes, including Robert Downey Jr. as a Man in an Iron Suit and Mark Ruffalo as an Angry Green Monster.     

We're just going to call it The Vengeance Takers. Know which movie we mean?  Cool.

If not, give us a call at 202-282-0193 and we’ll give you more info. The movie starts at 6 p.m.

With Judy Tiger, of "Just that Simple"

Published on Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Judy Tiger

  • Can't figure out where the clutter came from?
  • Wasting time looking for things you can't find?
  • Can't find important papers?

Judy Tiger of Just That Simple will be in our Meeting Room this Saturday, June 29, at 1:30 p.m. to discuss de-cluttering.

Come and get some free tips that could help you to de-clutter your home!  The program will last one hour.


Published on Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Chevy Chase Library will be closed on July 5 and 6 to upgrade the air conditioning system.

The Library will re-open on July 8.

To find the nearest library, visit the Hours and Locations page.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

Published on Tuesday, June 18, 2013
teen summer logoOur Teen Summer Reading Program "Beneath the Surface" kicks off on Wednesday, June 19 with a free movie (and free popcorn and drinks, too!).

Legally we’re not allowed to advertise the name of the movie but it's a 2012 movie about a college a capella group. Rebel Wilson is in it. It's funny. 

We're just going to call it Not Tone Deaf.

Got it?  Cool. 

Otherwise, give us a call at 202-282-0193 and we’ll give you more info. The movie starts at 6 p.m.
 


History Book Club selection for July 9 meeting

Published on Friday, June 14, 2013

If you are interested in learning further details of our country's history, you may wish to read the History Book Club's selection for July: Oh, What a Slaughter: Massacres in the American West: 1846-1890 by Larry McMurtry.  It is a brilliant and searing history of the bloody massacres that marked the settling of the American West in the 19th century.

Published on Thursday, June 6, 2013

meditation graphicStressed out from finals?  Then come to our teen meditation workshop for a well needed break!  

On Wednesday, June 12, meditation expert Karin Silverman will teach you simple meditation techniques that can reduce stress, enhance relaxation and promote inner growth.

The program starts at 6 p.m.  Hope to see you there!



Published on Monday, June 3, 2013

Beneath the SurfaceOur Teen Summer Reading Program "Beneath the Surface" kicks off on Wednesday, June 4 with a free movie (and free popcorn and drinks, too.)

Legally we’re not allowed to advertise the name of the movie, so we’re just going to call it The Small Fantastical Creature: A Surprise Trip.

It’s a 2012 movie directed by Peter Jackson and starring Ian McKellen and Martin Freeman. It’s based on this book.

Got it?  Cool. 

'Mission Unstoppable' by Dan Gutman

Published on Monday, June 3, 2013

Mission Unstoppable by Dan GutmanJoin us for a lively discussion of Dan Gutman's latest book, Mission Unstoppable, Book #1 of the Genius Files. 

Preteen twins (Coke and Pepsi) are preparing for a family cross-country vacation when they unearth a government organization called "YAG," or Young American
Genius, to solve government secrets.  As they travel throughout the U.S., the conspiracy becomes evident to the twins.  Dan Gutman uses historical facts and

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