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Teen Fiction Contest

Wednesday, January 31, 2018
All Locations
Enter today in our annual Teen Fiction Contest.  See any branch location or visit www.daytonmetrolibrary.org/teens for more information.
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Teen Photo Contest

Saturday, March 31, 2018
All Locations
Enter today in our 2018 Teen Photo Contest.  You may enter one time per category: color, black and white, digitally enhanced, and selfie.  Visit any library location or www.daytonmetrolibrary.org/teens for more information.
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Homework Help

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Burkhardt

Need a little help with your homework? There is homework help available to students of all ages and grades. Trained volunteers can assist students in find the reliable resources to provide the answers. 

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LEGO and Snap Circuit Buildathon

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Attention, building enthusiasts: Bring the whole family to the Library for an epic building bash! We’ll supply the LEGOs and the Snap Circuits—you supply the imagination.
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Royal Rumble Party

6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Get excited about the Royal Rumble while discussing favorite wrestlers, matches, and other events.  Prizes will be raffled.
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Tween Cafe

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Play a game, make a craft, perform a science experiment, or just hang out! For ages 8-12.
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Mother Goose on the Loose Storytime

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Burkhardt
Community Room
An award-winning early literacy program that uses rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments and more to stimulate the learning process for babies and toddlers. For children up to 36 months with a caregiver.
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Otaku Crew

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
If you like anime or manga, join the Otaku Crew. We will meet on Thursdays to watch and discuss anime (and learn a little Japanese!). Drawing supplies and snacks provided. For grades 6-12. 
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Talk Tables

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Burkhardt

Would you like to practice your English conversational skills in a friendly, casual atmosphere? Talk Tables at the Dayton Metro Library provide a place for individuals to engage in conversation and learn about helpful resources too. 

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Wii-Free-For-All

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Race, dance, win--Come play Wii with your friends!  We have four remotes, so if there are more than four players, we will take turns.  Everyone gets a turn to play.  
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Homework Help

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Burkhardt

Need a little help with your homework? There is homework help available to students of all ages and grades. Trained volunteers can assist students in find the reliable resources to provide the answers. 

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LEGO and Snap Circuit Buildathon

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Attention, building enthusiasts: Bring the whole family to the Library for an epic building bash! We’ll supply the LEGOs and the Snap Circuits—you supply the imagination.
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Registration is open

Girl Scouts: Common Ground

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Calling all Cadettes! Join us in the community room and earn your Common Ground badge. 
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Talk Tables

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Burkhardt

Would you like to practice your English conversational skills in a friendly, casual atmosphere? Talk Tables at the Dayton Metro Library provide a place for individuals to engage in conversation and learn about helpful resources too. 

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Mother Goose on the Loose Storytime

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Burkhardt
Community Room
An award-winning early literacy program that uses rhymes, songs, puppets, musical instruments and more to stimulate the learning process for babies and toddlers. For children up to 36 months with a caregiver.
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Otaku Crew

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
If you like anime or manga, join the Otaku Crew. We will meet on Thursdays to watch and discuss anime (and learn a little Japanese!). Drawing supplies and snacks provided. For grades 6-12. 
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Crafternoon

2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Create a fun, unique craft each month!
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Burkhardt Book Club

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Looking to diversify your reading interests? Join our book club! Enjoy a lively discussion with a community of readers about titles you might not have picked for yourself. We will select, read, and discuss a different book every month. 
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Crafternoon

2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Create a fun, unique craft.  All skill levels welcome!
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Homework Help

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Burkhardt

Need a little help with your homework? There is homework help available to students of all ages and grades. Trained volunteers can assist students in find the reliable resources to provide the answers. 

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LEGO and Snap Circuit Buildathon

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Attention, building enthusiasts: Bring the whole family to the Library for an epic building bash! We’ll supply the LEGOs and the Snap Circuits—you supply the imagination.
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Books You Should've Read in High School

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Give a second chance to those books your high school English teacher forced you to read--no homework or quizzes this time!  Snacks on the book's theme will be provided. You can pick-up copies of the books at Burkhardt's Circulation Desk.

January: Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell
February: Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
March: Lord of the Flies by William Golding
April: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
May: The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson
June: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
July: The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald 
August: The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger 
September: The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
October: Dracula by Bram Stoker
November: Middlemarch by George Eliot 
December: Little Women by Louisa May Alcott  
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Ugly Cupcake Decorating

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Who can decorate the ugliest cupcake? First place winner will receive a prize.
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Kindergarten Readiness Storytime

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Each storytime will feature a different component to help prepare your children for Kindergarten.

January 9       Talk
February 6     Sing
March 6         Read
March 20        Write
April 24          Play
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Black Panther Party

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Burkhardt
Community Room
Celebrate the release of the Black Panther movie with crafts, games, and prizes.
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