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national poetry month

The DC Poet Project: Final Event

Saturday, May 13, 2017, 2:00 pm

Join us to cheer on the final four DC Poet Project authors and help select the winner. Reserve your seat online in advance.   The finalists competing for audience votes to win a book contract are: Michael Cameron John Johnson Susan Meehan Rose Strode The finalists were selected out of three separate reading/open mic events.
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Banghra/Bollywood Dance Class for Adults

Thursday, May 11, 2017, 7:00 pm

May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month. Take a Banghra/Bollywood dance class to have fun, work out and learn about other cultures. The class is forty-five minutes long, suitable for adults, and free. Teachers from the Dakshina Dance Company will lead the class.
sully

Marvelous Movie Mondays: "Sully" (2 p.m. Showing)

Monday, June 5, 2017, 2:00 pm

Free film showing:  Sully.  US, 2016, rated PG-13, 96 minutes long.   Tom Hanks stars as Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, who landed a plane on the Hudson River in 2009. This movie will be shown at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Neighborhood Legal Services Program

Lawyers in the Library: Wills and Advanced Directives for Older Americans

Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 1:00 pm

Ask a lawyer from Neighborhood Legal Services Program your questions about: Requirements for a will in D.C. Land in another state Gifts to minor children Providing for pets Charitable donations Power of Attorney and Living Wills Interstate succession Spousal inheritances
Neighborhood Legal Services Program

Lawyers in the Library: Wills and Advanced Directives for Older Americans

Wednesday, May 3, 2017, 1:00 pm

Ask a lawyer from Neighborhood Legal Services Program your questions about: Requirements for a will in D.C. Land in another state Gifts to minor children Providing for pets Charitable donations Power of Attorney and Living Wills Interstate succession Spousal inheritances
American Sign Language

Beginners American Sign Language Classes

Saturday, June 17, 2017, 10:00 am

Join us in learning the fundamentals of American Sign Language: alphabet, numbers, finger spelling and vocabulary words. Please register at the Information Desk.
Heartburn cover

Chevy Chase Library Club: Heartburn

Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 7:00 pm

The May selection of the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is Heartburn by Nora Ephron.  We will meet on Tuesday, May 2 at 7 p.m. Copies of the book are available on a display near the information desk at the branch or can be reserved through the online catalog.
To End All Wars

History Book Club

Monday, June 5, 2017, 7:00 pm

Join our monthly History Book Club as we read To End All Wars: a Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918
in and out

Marvelous Movie Mondays: "In and Out" (6:30 p.m. Showing)

Monday, June 19, 2017, 6:30 pm

Free film showing: In and Out. US, 1997, rated PG-13, 1 hour and 30 minutes.  Comedy about a small-town English teacher who is unexpectedly outed right before he is to marry a woman.  Starring Kevin Kline, Debbie Reynolds, Joan Cusack, Tom Selleck, Matt Dillon, Wilford Brimley and Bob Newhart. This movie will be shown at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
in and out

Marvelous Movie Mondays: "In and Out" (2 p.m. Showing)

Monday, June 19, 2017, 2:00 pm

Free film showing: In and Out. US, 1997, rated PG-13, 1 hour and 30 minutes.  Comedy about a small-town English teacher who is unexpectedly outed right before he is to marry a woman.  Starring Kevin Kline, Debbie Reynolds, Joan Cusack, Tom Selleck, Matt Dillon, Wilford Brimley and Bob Newhart. This movie will be shown at 2 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

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