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The Main Library will be CLOSED on Saturday, May 25th. (Learn more)

All Library locations will be CLOSED on Sunday, May 26th and Monday, May 27th.

Unattended and Disruptive Youth


Children age 8 and under may not be left unattended in the Library. Parents and/or responsible persons (age 15 or older) are accountable for their children’s behavior while in the Library.  Parents and/or responsible persons must be within sight of their children at all times.  Children 14 and under who are left at the Library at closing time may be turned over to police custody.

All patrons, regardless of age, are expected to follow the Library Code of Conduct as approved by the Board.  Disruptive patrons, including those age 8 and under, will be asked to leave using established procedures.

Established Library procedures will be used to implement these policies.

(PS 316) Last Reviewed / Revised 10/01/2017


Main Branch

215 E. Third St.
Dayton OH 45402


M, T, Th: 9:30 am - 8:30 pm
W, F: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Sat: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Sun: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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