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Chevy Chase Library Book Club: Invisible Man

Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 7:00 pm

The March selection for the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison. Ralph Ellison's National Book Award winning novel follows an unnamed African-American narrator as he struggles to find his identity in 1930's America. 
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Marvelous Movie Mondays film showing: "Indignation"

Monday, March 13, 2017, 2:00 pm

Marvelous Movie Monday film showing: "Indignation", based on the book of the same name by Philip Roth. Logan Lerman plays a Jewish student adjusting to college in 1951 Ohio. US, 2016, rated R, 111 minutes. Showing at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.  
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Northstar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate - Proctored Session

Monday, March 13, 2017, 5:00 pm

The NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment and Certificate are respected workforce credentials that affirm your competency in basics digital literacy skills.  A photo ID will be required to log on and a passing score of 85% on each assessment will be required to receive the NDLA Certificate during this 1 hour proctored session. Earn your NorthStar Digital Literacy Assessment (NDLA) Certificate in one or more of the following areas of basic digital literacy:  Computer Basics Internet
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Marvelous Movie Mondays free film showing: "Indignation"

Monday, March 13, 2017, 6:30 pm

Marvelous Movie Monday film showing: "Indignation", based on the book of the same name by Philip Roth. Logan Lerman plays a Jewish student adjusting to college in 1951 Ohio.  US, 2016, rated R, 111 minutes. Showing at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.  
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Mystery Book Club

Thursday, March 16, 2017, 7:00 pm

Join us to discuss mysteries, past and present, and set in different locations. Call 202-282-0021 for the latest book.
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Marvelous Movie Monday film showing: "Ridicule"

Monday, March 20, 2017, 2:00 pm

Free film showing of "Ridicule", winner of the 1997 BAFTA Award for Best Film Not in the English Language.   To get royal backing on a needed drainage project, a poor French lord must learn to play the delicate games of wit at court at Versailles. Starring Fanny Ardant & Charles Berling.   France, 1996, rated R, 1 hour & 42 minutes. In French with English subtitles. Showing at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
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Marvelous Movie Monday film showing: "Ridicule"

Monday, March 20, 2017, 6:30 pm

Free film showing of "Ridicule", winner of the 1997 BAFTA Award for Best Film Not in the English Language.   To get royal backing on a needed drainage project, a poor French lord must learn to play the delicate games of wit at court at Versailles. Starring Fanny Ardant & Charles Berling.   France, 1996, rated R, 1 hour & 42 minutes. In French with English subtitles. Showing at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
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Crime & Punishment Lecture Series

Tuesday, March 21, 2017, 7:00 pm

The Chevy Chase DC Library will begin its yearly lecture/discussion series on September 20, 2016.  The theme for the 2016-2017 series will be "Crime and Punishment."  In this series, we will be reading 10 works of fiction from different eras and genres that explore humankind's struggle for systems of justice that work for all.

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