Highlights of free programs for adults at Dayton Metro Library Branches in western Montgomery County. For more information or to register, visit the online calendar of events at DaytonMetroLibrary.org/Events or call 937.463.2665.
MEET 4 PAWS FOR ABILITY
Thursday, March 8 | 1 - 2 PM | New Lebanon Branch Library, 15 W. Main St, New Lebanon
Learn about the work of this nationally-recognized nonprofit in Xenia, Ohio, that places service dogs with disabled children and veterans – the subject of this year’s Big Read book, The Underdogs by Melissa Fay Greene. Meet a dog currently in training and see demonstrations too.
DIGITAL LIBRARY HELP
Saturday, March 10 | 2 - 4 PM | Madden Hills Branch Library, 2542 Germantown St, Dayton
Bring your Tablets, IPhone or Android in and get help downloading books & music from the DML Digital Collection.
UNDERDOG ACADEMY PRESENTS: CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOP
Saturday, March 17 | 2:30 - 3:30 PM | Westwood Branch Library, 3207 Hoover Ave, Dayton
Listen to original poems and get inspired to write your own. Accomplished poet Leroy Bean will give you tips on writing.
BIG READ BOOK DISCUSSIONS
Monday, March 5 | 7 - 8 PM | New Lebanon Branch Library, 715 W. Main St, New Lebanon
Monday, March 19 | 7 - 8 PM | Trotwood Branch Library, 651 E. Main St, Trotwood
Community Reading selection: The Underdogs: Children, Dogs, and the Power of Unconditional Love by Melissa Fay Greene
ADULT BOOK DISCUSSION
Thursday, March 8 | 7 - 8 PM | Trotwood Branch Library, 651 E. Main St, Trotwood
This month’s book: While My Sister Sleeps by Barbara Delinksky
COMIC BOOK COLLECTING FOR BEGINNERS
Tuesday, March 20 | 7 - 8 PM | Trotwood Branch Library, 651 E. Main St, Trotwood
Learn useful information about what impacts the value of comic books, review methods of tracking your collection, and get tips for inexperienced buyers and sellers. Tony Woltermann is a long-time collector who will take you through the basics of creating, maintaining and evaluating your comic book collection.
DISCOVERING FOSSILS EXHIBIT
March 1 -31, | New Lebanon Branch Library, Opportunity Space, 715 W. Main St, New Lebanon
Exhibit includes tools used for digging for fossils, as well as sample fossils commonly found in southwest Ohio, and a Fossil Dig – children can keep the fossils they find!
Program: Discovering Fossils with the Fossil Guy
Thursday March1, | 6:30 - 7:30 PM | New Lebanon Branch Library for children and families
TEEN PHOTO CONTEST
Accepting Entries March 1 - 31. Visit DaytonMetroLibrary.org/Teens or call 937.463.2665 for information.