Lecture

washington dc civil war

C. R. Gibbs Fall Lecture Series

Noted author, lecturer and historian, C.R. Gibbs will lecture on the Capital Defenders: African Americans, the Civil War, & Mr. Lincoln's Washington. This lecture will explore Washington, DC during the Civil War.
African Americans in the Old West

C.R.Gibbs on African Americans in the Old West

Noted author, lecturer, and historian C. R. Gibbs will lecture on the contributions of African-Americans and how they helped to shape the Old West. Best for ages 13 and up.
Bats

Haunted History and Ghost Hunt

Haunted History and Ghost Hunt, 4-9 p.m. Join us for a night of chill and thrills! Part One - History Presentation, 4-5 p.m. An overview of the history of the location/area/library.  Please call for specific details. Part Two - Paranormal Investigation (Ghost Hunt), 5-9 p.m. We will be:
Bats

Haunted History and Ghost Hunt

Haunted History and Ghost Hunt, 4-9 p.m. Join us for a night of chills and thrills!
Bats

Haunted History and Ghost Hunt

Haunted History and Ghost Hunt, 4-9 p.m. Join us for a night of chill and thrills! Part One - History Presentation, 4-5 p.m. An overview of the history of the location/area/library.  Please call for specific details. Part Two - Paranormal Investigation (Ghost Hunt), 5-9 p.m. We will be:
Bats

Haunted History and Ghost Hunt

Haunted History and Ghost Hunt, 4-9 p.m. Join us for a night of chill and thrills!Part One - History Presentation, 4-5 p.m. An overview of the history of the location/area/library.  Please call for specific details. Part Two - Paranormal Investigation (Ghost Hunt), 5-9 p.m. We will be:

Metamorphosis series: 'Middlesex'

Chevy Chase Library's "Metamorphosis" lecture and discussion series concludes on Tuesday September 15 at 6 pm.  We will discuss Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides.   Our guest lecturer will be Laura De Furio, from the University of Alabama's English department.   
Bats

Haunted History and Ghost Hunt

Haunted History and Ghost Hunt, 4-9 p.m. Join us for a night of chill and thrills!
"Treason: Nixon and the 1968 Election" book coverHead shot of author Don FulsomPhoto of author Don Fulsom and subject Richard Nixon

Author Talk with Don Fulsom

Talk by Don Fulsom, longtime Washington journalist, former White House correspondent, and former UPI bureau chief in Washington, on his new book Treason: Nixon and the 1968 Election (Pelican Publishing, 2015)
BorderCrossing

The Great Central American Exodus Towards the U.S.: What is Driving It?

In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month please join us for a lecture by Joseph Eldridge, Adjunct Faculty at American University and Patrick Ahern.

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