Chevy Chase
Neighborhood Library

Happy Mardi Gras!

On Saturday the Children's room celebrated Mardi Gras. Children and their parents started arriving at 1 p.m., and naturally the first thing to do was to make masks and crowns (heavy on the glitter!).

Mardi Gras!

Come and experience a taste of New Orleans at the Chevy Chase Library. The festivities start with mask-making and refreshments that include King Cake! This will be followed by float (library cart) decorating and a parade with bead tossing. Also, if the weather is good, the parade will go outside. Kids of all ages welcome!

Celebrate the Wonderful Women of Dance!

To commemorate Women's History Month, a display on the Women of Dance will be at the Chevy Chase Library throughout March. It is full of unexpected tidbits. For example: Josephine Baker entertained newly liberated inmates at Buchenwald who were too emaciated to be moved right after the war.

The Oscars Come to Chevy Chase!

On Sunday Hollywood voted for its top picks, but what about Chevy Chase? If they were the voters, who would they choose? We installed a ballot box to see who was "Chevy Chase's Choice." The ballots have been counted and here are the results:

Wednesday Night Fun!

Wednesday night children and parents of the Chevy Chase area had the chance to meet the new children's Librarian, Lisa Clarke.

Upcoming Program

The Chevy Chase Library will be closed February 13 - 21 for maintenance.The library will reopen Tuesday, February 22, at 9:30 a.m.Upcoming program:Mystery Book Club, February 23 at 7 p.m.Book to be discussed: Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruiz Zafon

New Children's Librarian

On Wednesday February 23 at 7:00 PM come welcome our new children's librarian with refreshments and fun!

Doggie Diaries XLXVIII: Adventures at the Library

From Harpo’s Diary: Wednesday February 9, 2011

Doggie Diaries XLXX: Adventures at the Library

From Nessie’s Diary: Wednesday February 9, 2011

Doggie Diaries XLXIX: Adventures at the Library

From Max’s Diary: Wednesday January 9, 2011