Adults

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Lincoln's Last Ride

President Lincoln developed the Emancipation Proclamation while living in a Gothic Revival Cottage at the Soldiers’ Home in Northwest Washington, D.C. Lincoln’s time at the cottage served as bookends for Civil War – he first visited the grounds three days after his inauguration and last rode out to the site the day before his assassination.  
Dwane Starlin

The Road Not Taken: An Evening with Robert Frost

Join us for a special performance by local actor Dwane Starlin as he embodies the life and spirit of the great American poet Robert Frost.  Drawing from Frost's body of poetry, personal papers, recordings, and biographies Mr. Starlin has crafted a unique one-man show that tells the life story of this literary master.
Dwane Starlin

The Road Not Taken: An Evening with Robert Frost

Join us for a special performance by local actor Dwane Starlin as he embodies the life and spirit of the great American poet Robert Frost.  Drawing from Frost's body of poetry, personal papers, recordings, and biographies Mr. Starlin has crafted a unique one-man show that tells the life story of this literary master.
Dwane Starlin

The Road Not Taken: An Evening with Robert Frost

Join us for a special performance by local actor Dwane Starlin as he embodies the life and spirit of the great American poet Robert Frost.  Drawing from Frost's body of poetry, personal papers, recordings, and biographies Mr. Starlin has crafted a unique one-man show that tells the life story of this literary master.
Dwane Starlin

The Road Not Taken: An Evening with Robert Frost

Join us for a special performance by local actor Dwane Starlin as he embodies the life and spirit of the great American poet Robert Frost. Drawing from Frost's body of poetry, personal papers, recordings, and biographies Mr. Starlin has crafted a unique one-man show that tells the life story of this literary master.
Dwane Starlin

The Road Not Taken: An Evening with Robert Frost

Join us in the Great Hall for a special performance by local actor Dwane Starlin as he embodies the life and spirit of the great American poet Robert Frost. Drawing from Frost's body of poetry, personal papers, recordings, and biographies Mr. Starlin has crafted a unique one-man show that tells the life story of this literary master.

Wills and Estate Workshop

Come and hear J. Carter from the Carter Law Group talk about five legal forms that every adult should have. Learn how to protect yourself and family with various family and estate law documents.    
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Metamorphosis Series: 'The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde'

Chevy Chase Library's "Metamorphosis" lecture and discussion series will continue on April 21 at 6 p.m.  We will be discussing The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson. Our guest lecturer for this session will be Jonathan Loesberg, professor of literature at American University. 
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The 17th & 18th Century Far West and Far East

Art historian Vanessa Badré will discuss her research on the influence of Chinese art on the design and architecture of Versailles Palace.
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Intro to 3-D Printing

Curious about what all the fuss is about 3-D printing? Attend this class for an overview of the kinds of technology available, plus tips for how to download your own files and have them printed into physical objects here at the library!

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