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NMAAHC

Watch Party: Grand Opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Please join us for a live streaming of the grand opening and dedication of the National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC).Watch the Dedication Ceremony and browse some of the library's resources that document and celebrate African American history and culture.
NMAAHC

Watch Party: Grand Opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Please join us for a live streaming of the grand opening and dedication of the National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC). Watch the Dedication Ceremony and browse some of the library's resources that document and celebrate African American history and culture.
NMAAHC

Watch Party: Grand Opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Please join us for a live streaming of the grand opening and dedication of the National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC). Watch the Dedication Ceremony and browse some of the library's resources that document and celebrate African American history and culture.
NMAAHC

Watch Party: Grand Opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture

Please join us for a live streaming of the grand opening and dedication of the National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC). Watch the Dedication Ceremony and browse some of the library's resources that document and celebrate African American history and culture.
Ghettoside

Chevy Chase Book Club: Ghettoside by Jill Leovy

The October selection for the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is Ghettoside: A True Story of Murder in America by Jill Leovy.
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Crime & Punishment Lecture Series

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.

Art all Night: Made in DC

Join us on September 24 at the Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library for Art all Night: Made in DC. The library will be open from 7 p.m. on Saturday until 2 a.m. on Sunday morning for music, crafts, and face painting as well as library cards. Special thanks to Shaw Main Street for providing entertainment. Entertainment includes performances by the Batala Drummers, music by DJ Nuff Said, face painting by Peaky Paints, arts workshops by DC Artspace, and a special installation-in-progress by artist Elizabeth Baldwin.  
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Color that Stress Away!

Palisades Library will host an adult coloring program on Thursday, September 29, at 6:30 p.m..  Come color that stress away with your friends and family.  Bring your own supplies or use those provided.  We encourage you to bring appropriate music.  See you on the 29th!
Urban Garden

Urban Gardening: How to Maximize Time and Space

Come into the library and learn how to optimize your garden from Neil Hoffman, master gardener and manager of the Mamie D. Lee Community Garden in Fort Totten. Photo by dotabe at Morguefile.com 

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