Chevy Chase
Neighborhood Library

The DC Public Library will be closed on the following dates: Jan. 16 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and Jan. 20 for Inauguration Day
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Classics Revisited "Mini-series"

'Middlemarch' and My Life in 'Middlemarch'

Our lecture/discussion series “Classic Revisited” will continue this November and December with a focus on George Eliot’s masterpiece Middlemarch. We will meet to discuss the book on Nov. 18 at 6 p.m.

Chevy Chase Library Book Club

'The Beautiful Things that Heaven Bears'

The November selection of the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is the year’s DC Reads book The Beautiful Things that Heaven Bears by Dinaw Mengestu .

Children's Programming Break

Beginning Sept. 22, all children's room programs will be on break for two weeks. We still hope to see you in the library, and we're happy to suggest many great books to read during the break!

Join Us To Discuss 'The Presidents Club'

History & Biography Book Club meets Oct. 14 at 2 p.m.

The Oct. 14 meeting of the Chevy Chase Branch Library's History & Biography Book Club will take place at Bread & Chocolate at 5542 Connecticut Ave. NW.

Chevy Chase Library Book Club

‘In the Heart of the Sea: the Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex'

The October selection of the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is National Book Award winner In the Heart of the Sea: the Tragedy of the Whaleship Essex by Nathaniel Philbrick.

End of Summer Party!

We're having an End of Summer Party at Chevy Chase!From 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 6, we'll be making our own sidewalk chalk!

Mystery Book Club

Did you know the Chevy Chase Library has three book clubs, and that one of them is one devoted just to mysteries?The group meets the third Thursday of the month at 7 p.m.Next meeting is August 21, and the book takes place in Thailand:

Learn about our databases!

Drop-in sessions to learn about DCPL's online databases

Did you know that the DCPL web site ( has databases with information that you can't find by simply using Google or other online search engines? True!  You can find:Magazine articlesSome scholarly journal articles & citationsHealth informationand more!All you need is your DC Public Library card!