Summer Reading Kick-Off: Dig Deep!

Chevy Chase Library

Summer Reading Kick-Off: Dig Deep!

Kick off Summer Reading Club with a hands-on look at fossils!

Dig into Reading LogoCome learn about fossils, make some of your own, and sign up for this year's exciting Summer Reading Club!

Join us Saturday, June 8 at 10 a.m. for our kick-off party, starring a special guest, Dr. John Pojeta. Dr. Pojeta is a scientist from the paleobiology department at the Smithsonian Institution. Children will be able to examine and handle real fossils, and Dr. Pojeta will talk to us about fossils found in rock and clay.

Dr. Pojeta’s presentation is intended for children ages 6 and older. There will be a story time for younger readers and their caregivers at 10:30 a.m.

Afterwards, there will be refreshments and a fun craft appropriate for all ages!