March Events at the Chevy Chase Library

MARCH 2013 Events at the Chevy Chase Library, 8005 Connecticut Ave., Chevy Chase, MD   *Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, Chevy Chase Chapter
 
*Foreign Film Series, Saturday, March 2, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.  Join us to watch WHALE RIDER, a 2002 film from New Zealand.  A young girl struggles to prove that she is worthy of becoming a tribal leader.
Pre-school Storytime, Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m.  March 5, 12, and 26.  *March 19, bilingual with Senora Lupe Marks.  Stories, music, fingerplays and flannelboard fun.  Toddler, Preschool (3-6).
Free Tax Help for low-to-moderate income taxpayers.  Thursdays, March 7, 14, 21, and 28, from 10:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Call 240-777-2577 between 9:00 am to 3:30 pm to make an appointment.  Free income tax preparation by trained volunteers for low-to-moderate Montgomery County income taxpayers-especially seniors 60 and over.  Sponsored by RSVP/AARP Tax-Aide Program.
*Teen Book Discussion, Saturday, March 9, at 12:00 noon to 1:30 p.m.  This month’s book is the WESTING GAME by ELLEN RASKIN.  Open to all readers grades 7 and up. Registration is required; please either call the library or stop by the Information Desk to sign up.  The library will have a few copies of each month’s book available at the Information Desk at the beginning of each month. Once all copies are checked out, teens are responsible for placing a hold and getting a copy on their own (see a librarian for help).
*Non-Fiction Book Discussion, Wednesday, March 13, from 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.  This month’s title is DREAMS FROM MY FATHER by BARACK OBAMA.  Participants can obtain a copy of the book to read before the meeting from the Montgomery County Public Library system.
 
*Jefferson Café, Friday, March 15, from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon.  “THE CLIMATE THREAT WE CAN BEAT” by David G. Victor, Charles Kennel, and Veerabbadran Ramanathan from Foreign Affairs (May/June 2012).  Copies of the articles to be discussed are available at the Library’s reference desk without charge.
       Jefferson Cafe provides a format for grassroots discussion, focusing on topics in American life and the role of the United States in the global community.  The group is limited to 15 participants so that everyone can see and hear everyone else while sitting around a table and strive for full participation.
*Fiction Book Discussion, Wednesday, March 27, from 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.  The group will discuss THE WHITE TIGER by ARAVIND ADIGA.  Participants can obtain a copy of the  book to read before the meeting from the Montgomery County Public Library system.
For complete listing see www.montgomerycountymd.gov.libraries.  Click on News and Events, then select Chevy Chase Library.

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