Upcoming Events at Chevy Chase Library

From Friends of the Chevy Chase Library . . .

On Tuesday, 06/02/15 at 10:30 AM English Conversation Group: English conversation group at the Chevy Chase Library every Tuesday from 10:30 to 12 noon. Open to all non-native English speakers interested in practicing English in a friendly, informal and fun setting. Join us! Free and no reservations needed.

On Friday, 06/05/15 at 3:30 PM Lego Play: Drop in for an open session of Lego play on Fridays between 3:30pm and 5:00pm. Elementary age. We’ll provide the Legos and space, you provide the imagination. No registration needed.

On Saturday, 06/06/15 at 2:00 PM Foreign Film Series: Join us for screenings of a variety of films from around the world on the first Saturday of each month. All movies have English subtitles. Screenings will begin at 2:00 p.m. A Better World (Danish, Swedish and English; made in Denmark)

On Tuesday, 06/09/15 at 10:30 AM English Conversation Group: English conversation group at the Chevy Chase Library every Tuesday from 10:30 to 12 noon. Open to all non-native English speakers interested in practicing English in a friendly, informal and fun setting. Join us! Free and no reservations needed.

On Wednesday, 06/10/15 at 2:00 PM Non-Fiction Book Group: Join the group to discuss The New Mind of the South, by Tracy Thompson. Copies of the book available one month before the session at the Information Desk. Registration is not required.

On Friday, 06/12/15 at 3:30 PM Lego Play: Drop in for an open session of Lego play on Fridays between 3:30pm and 5:00pm. Elementary age. We’ll provide the Legos and space, you provide the imagination. No registration needed.

On Tuesday, 06/16/15 at 10:30 AM English Conversation Group: English conversation group at the Chevy Chase Library every Tuesday from 10:30 to 12 noon. Open to all non-native English speakers interested in practicing English in a friendly, informal and fun setting. Join us! Free and no reservations needed.

On Friday, 06/19/15 at 10:30 AM Jefferson Café: This month’s articles are “What ‘age segregation’ does to America,” by Leon Neyfakh, The Boston Globe, August 31, 2014. (http://www.bostonglobe.com/ideas/2014/08/30/what-age-segregation-does-america/o568E8xoAQ7VG6F4grjLxH/story.html) and “What happens when we all live to 100?” by Gregg Esterbrook, The Atlantic, October 1, 2014, pp. 61-72 (available from library database – http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=f5h&AN=97956211&site=ehost-live) We hope everyone will feel comfortable participating. The group is fairly small so that everyone can see and hear everyone else while seated around a table. Copies of the articles to be discussed will be available without charge on the holds shelf at the library.

On Friday, 06/19/15 at 3:30 PM Lego Play: Drop in for an open session of Lego play on Fridays between 3:30pm and 5:00pm. Elementary age. We’ll provide the Legos and space, you provide the imagination. No registration needed.

On Saturday, 06/20/15 at 11:00 AM Small Wonders and Stupendous Feats!: Enjoy marvelous tales of unlikely heroes that defy the possible. From stories about the original spider man to fantastic friendships that teach valuable lessons, Diane Macklin, Master Storyteller, will spin adventures using folk legends, lore and stories. For ages 5 and up. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, Chevy Chase chapter. A summertime program for children and families. No registration required.

On Monday, 06/22/15 at 2:00 PM Sciencetellers: Super Heroes: Enjoy this spectacular adventure and be swept away to a place where truly ‘super’ heroes really do exist! Join us as we learn about everyday science throughout this exciting original heroic adventure. The story features incredible, interactive science experiments with pressure, air, gravity, potential energy, mass and much more! For children ages 5 and up.

On Tuesday, 06/23/15 at 10:30 AM English Conversation Group: English conversation group at the Chevy Chase Library every Tuesday from 10:30 to 12 noon. Open to all non-native English speakers interested in practicing English in a friendly, informal and fun setting. Join us! Free and no reservations needed.

On Wednesday, 06/24/15 at 2:00 PM Fiction Memoir and Biography Book Group: Join the group to discuss Speak, Memory: An Autobiography Revisited, by Vladimir Nabokov. Copies of the book available one month before the session at the Information Desk. Registration is not required.

On Friday, 06/26/15 at 3:30 PM Lego Play: Drop in for an open session of Lego play on Fridays between 3:30pm and 5:00pm. Elementary age. We’ll provide the Legos and space, you provide the imagination. No registration needed.

On Tuesday, 06/30/15 at 10:30 AM English Conversation Group: English conversation group at the Chevy Chase Library every Tuesday from 10:30 to 12 noon. Open to all non-native English speakers interested in practicing English in a friendly, informal and fun setting. Join us! Free and no reservations needed.

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