Chevy Chase
Neighborhood Library

Free Music at DCPL!

DC Library is proud to announce the introduction of Freegal, a free and legal music download service. It’s like iTunes without all that “paying money” nonsense. Every week you can legally download 3 free songs from Sony’s vast catalog. 

Chevy Chase Book Club May Selection

"Manhunt: The Twelve-Day Chase for Lincoln's Killer"

The next meeting of the Chevy Chase Library Book Club will be Monday, May 7 at 7 p.m. We will discuss Manhunt: The Twelve-Day Chase for Lincoln’s Killer by James Swanson. Copies of the book are available at the information desk at the library. 

Mystery Book Club

April Selection is "Jass" by David Fulmer

The April selection of the Chevy Chase Library Mystery Book Club is Jass by David Fulmer. The club will meet on Wednesday April 18 at 7 p.m.Hope to see you there! 

History Book Club April Selection

"A History of the World in Six Glasses," by Tom Standage

The April selection of the Chevy Chase Library's History Book Club is A History of the World in Six Glasses, by Tom Standage. The book club will meet on Tuesday, April 10 at 1 p.m.Hope to see you there!

Fate or Free Will: Jane Eyre discussion points

Fate and Free Will in Charlotte Bronte’s "Jane Eyre"(Meeting on March 28 at 7 p.m.)

Enjoy the beautiful weather in our Reading Garden!

Grab a book and read in the sunshine!

The unseasonably warm days we've had lately may make you want to stay outside to enjoy the fresh air and blossoms. That doesn't have to stop you from reading! Come enjoy a reading break in our library's Reading Garden. Take a look!

Chevy Chase Library Hosts Hunger Action Station

Child Hunger is NOT a Game

This month, as we celebrate the premiere of the film adaptation of The Hunger Games, various DC Public Library locations, including the Chevy Chase Library, will host Hunger Action Stations.  At these stations, library patrons and staff may pick up literature about the problem of child hunger in Washi

Edible Book Contest This Saturday

If You Always Wanted to Have Your Book, and Eat It, Too

An edible book contest is a fun and creative way to celebrate reading. Express yourself through a literary culinary creation: whether it's an edible version of your favorite book’s cover, a yummy pun on its title, or a reference to a scene or character.What are the contest guidelines?1. Your edible book creation is...edible!2. Your edible book is family-friendly.

History Book Club March Selection

"And the Show Went On" by Alan Riding

The March selection of the Chevy Chase Library's History Book Club is And the Show Went On by Alan Riding. The meeting will be on Tuesday March 20th at 1 p.m.

Mystery Book Club

March Selection

The March selection of the Chevy Chase Library Mystery Book Club is Last Car to Elysian Fields by James Lee Burke. The club will meet on Wednesday, March 21st at 7 p.m.