There’s only a few days left to complete your Summer Reading and win some awesome prizes!Once you bring in your completed game board, you not only get to choose a fabulous book to keep, you'll also be entered in a raffle to win some cool prizes!So don’t forget to bring it in, or call if you’re out of town, by Saturday the Aug. 24!
Our Teen Summer Reading Program "Beneath the Surface" concludes Wed., Aug. 14 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 superhero movie with a guy in a bat suit. Bane’s in it. We’re just going to call it The Man in the Bat Suit Ascends. Know which movie we mean? Cool.
September’s Chevy Chase Library Book Club selection is the Pulitzer Prize winner The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer, by Siddhartha Mukherjee.The club will meet on Sept. 9, 7 p.m. Copies of the book are available for check out near the reference desk.
Time is running out to enter the raffle for tickets to see The Washington Nationals game! If you’re finished with your eight hours of reading, bring your completed Summer Reading booklet by this Friday, Aug. 9 to be entered in the raffle.To get you in the mood, here are some baseball books we have in the Children’s Room. Come check them out, and finish up your final shovels!
Our 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.
The 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.