Chevy Chase
Neighborhood Library

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Great books available to add to your Olympic fun!

"Why, Sir, you find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford."— Samuel Johnson

Saturday Crafts!

This Saturday: 8-Bit Key Chains

This Saturday, July 7, we will be making keychains inspired by vintage videogames from the 80's.  Use plastic fuse beads to make replicas of Pac-Man, Mario and other favorites!  The program starts at 1 p.m. in the Teen Space.   

Teen Summer Reading Creature Feature

This Friday: Insidious

At 2 p.m. this Friday, July 6, we will be screening the 2011 horror film Insidious as part of "Own the Night", our teen summer reading program. This movie is PG-13 and is open to teens 13 and older. Hope to see you there!

CCH Book Club August Selection: "Mildred Pierce"

Did you love the HBO Mildred Pierce miniseries?  Join us in August to discuss the original book by James M. Cain. The group will meet on Monday, August 6 7 p.m.Hope to see you there!    

Mystery Book Club: 'The Eyre Affair' by Jasper Fforde

The July selection of the Chevy Chase Library Mystery Book Club is The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde.

History Book Club: 'Cicero' by Anthony Everitt

The July selection of the CCH History Book Club is Cicero by Anthony Everitt.

Great Foreign Films All Summer

This summer we will have film showings of some truly wonderful foreign films each Monday afternoon at 2 p.m.  You won't want to miss a single one:June 25 — Divided We FallCzech Republic 2000, 2 hours, PG-13A Prague couple hide a Jewish man in their apartment after Nazis take over Czechoslovakia … and then a Nazi officer asks to stay in their apartment.

July Book Club: 'The Orchid Thief'

The July meeting of the Chevy Chase Library Book Club will be on Monday, July 2 at 7 p.m. We will be discussing The Orchid Thief by Susan Orlean.Copies of the book will be available at the information desk at the library.Hope to see you there!

History Book Club: 'My Life in France'

The June selection of the Chevy Chase Library's History Book Club is My Life in France by Julia Child and Paul Prud’homme. 

Mystery Book Club: 'The Hypnotist' by Lars Kepler

The June selection of the Chevy Chase Library Mystery Book Club is The Hypnotist by Lars Kepler.