May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month!

Chevy Chase Library

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month!

Thailand highlighted this month

Did you know that these people all have Thai heritage?
  • Tiger Woods (his middle name, Tont, is a traditional Thai name)
  • Johnny Damon (pro baseball player, he also played for the Thailand national baseball team)
  • Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth (the first member of the US Congress to be born in Thailand)
During the month of May, we have a large selection of books relating to Thailand on display.  You may check them all out, too!  They cover a wide variety of topics.  Come by and see them today!

Johnny Damon on June 28, 2012.jpg
Johnny Damon