Chevy Chase
Neighborhood Library

Poetry Month

Or, "Creativity is Subtraction and Addition"

April is Poetry Month at the Library -- and in the Teen Space, we're making poetry collages and "black-out" poetry to celebrate a month-long love affair with the written word. Teens can choose one of our poetry crafts, or write their own from scratch.

Chevy Chase Library Book Club 'Going Clear'

The April selection of the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood and the Prison of Belief by Lawrence Wright.

Chevy Chase Library Book Club

'Where'd You Go, Bernadette?'

The March selection of the Chevy Chase Library's Book Club is Where'd You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple.

New: Pajama Storytime!

Put on your PJs and join us for a new program!

Put on your PJs and join us for a family story time!We're delighted to announce our new evening story time program. Starting this Thursday, join us every week as we will share stories, songs, and rhymes for all ages as we get ready for bed. 

Chevy Chase Teen Reads!

Chevy Chase teens and tweens have waded into our snowy winter reading program, and they want you to know what they are checking out! Several YA readers have written entertaining book reviews, and we decided to share their thoughts and book picks with the Chevy Chase community.

Black History Month: Harriet Tubman

Storyteller, Sharon Gaston, will entertain and educate children and families about the life of Harriet Tubman. Join us Saturday, Feb. 8 at 1 p.m.For ages 5 and up.

Historic Dunbar High School

America's first black high school

D.C.'s Dunbar High School has had a remarkable number of distinguished graduates and faculty.

DC Public Library Opens On Two-Hour Delay

Wednesday, Jan. 22

DC Public Library will open at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 22.