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BLACK HISTORY MONTH

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Madden Hills
Learn fascinating and little known facts about African Americans who contributed to the American Dream.  See how many of the trivia questions you can answer to receive a prize!
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Express Yourself Writing Contest

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Northwest
Take advantage of this platform to express your thoughts, concerns, and accomplishments. Submission should be 250 words, typed or handwritten (legible). Entry form available at the Northwest Branch. First place - $75.00, Second place - $50.00, Third place - $25.00
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The heART of Homeschool

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Vandalia
Opportunity Space

·     Homeschoolers of all ages will showcase their artistic talents and abilities during open hours in the Opportunity Space. This an ideal occasion for the community to enjoy and support the artistic endeavors of the community’s young people.  

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Meme Madness

Saturday, March 31, 2018
Miami Township
Teen Edge Area
You know all the things. Now test that knowledge of some favorite shows, movies, books, memes, etc. in our pop culture quiz for a chance to win something from the loot box. Must be age 12-18/grades 7-12 to win.
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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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Find the Book Character

Saturday, April 14, 2018
Huber Heights
Children's Area
Celebrate National Library Week by searching for a new children's book character each day. 
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Preschool Storytime

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Northmont
Community Room
Join us for stories, songs and other fun learning activities designed to develop the language, literacy and social skills your preschooler needs for school success. Geared toward ages 3 through 5 years old. 
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Toddler Story Time

9:45 AM - 10:30 AM
Miami Township
Children's Area
Nursery rhymes, songs and books! For children ages 18 - 35 months with an adult care giver.
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Baby Storytime

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Main
Children's Creativity Space, 1st Floor
It’s never too early to grow a child’s love of learning. This is an early literacy-based program using music, rhymes, stories and more. For children up to 24 months with a caregiver.

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Baby Storytime

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Brookville
Community Room
It's never too early to grow children's love of learning. This is an early literacy based program using music, rhymes, stories and more. For children up to 24 months with a caregiver.
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Mother Goose on the Loose

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Huber Heights
Community Room
Join us for an award-winning early literacy program that uses rhymes, songs, puppets and musical instruments and more to stimulate the learning process for babies and toddlers. For children up to 24 months with a caregiver.
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Mother Goose on the Loose

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Wilmington-Stroop
Rosewood Arts Center

Join us for an award-winning early literacy program that uses rhymes, songs, puppets and musical instruments and more to stimulate the learning process for babies and toddlers. For children up to 36 months with a caregiver.  This program is being held at the Rosewood Art Centre, 2655 Olson Drive - Kettering, while the new library is under construction

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Mother Goose on the Loose Bilingual Storytime

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Kettering Moraine
Community Room
Join us for an award-winning early literacy program in Spanish and English that uses rhymes, songs, puppets and 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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MVCTC Aspire Program at the Dayton Metro Library

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Main
Technology Lab B, 1st Floor
MVCTC Aspire Program at the Dayton Metro Library

Begin your preparation for the HSE (High School Equivalence) GED, HiSet, TASC with FREE Adult Classes offered by Miami Valley Career Technology Center at the Dayton Metro Library. Practice reading, writing, math, and critical thinking skills that form the foundation of HSE success. Engage in workplace skills with Key Train/Work Keys training, ADP (Adult Diploma Program options) and studying with career coaching. Classes held at the Main Library Technology Lab B, 215 E Third Street, Mondays and Wednesdays, from 10:00 am - 2:00 pm.  Contact Miami Valley Career Technology Center Aspire program at 937-854-6287.


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Open Lab

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Main
Technology Lab A, 1st Floor
Open Lab

Need more practice after your class or need additional computer help?  Lab sessions are available to practice what you’ve learned.  Library trainers will informally assist you with various computer-related subjects.  Registration is not required and is on a first come first served basis. Call 463-2665 for more information about our Lab Sessions.

Available software:

 
Internet Explorer 11
Google Chrome 
Microsoft Word 2013
Microsoft Publisher 2013
Microsoft PowerPoint 2013

Microsoft Excel 2013
Winway Resume Deluxe
Adobe Digital Editions
Overdrive Media Console 
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Preschool Storytime

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Miamisburg
Star Theater
Join us for stories, songs and other fun learning activities designed to develop the language, literacy and social skills your preschooler needs for school success. Geared toward ages 3 through 5.
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Preschool Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Madden Hills
Community Room
Listen and learn with fun stories, songs and crafts on special Wednesdays.  Jan. 3-March 7,  March 28-April 25.   (Ages 3-5)
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Preschool Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Belmont
Community Room
Join us for stories, songs and other fun learning activities designed to develop language, literacy and social skills your preschooler needs for school success. Geared toward ages 3 through 5.
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Preschool Storytime

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Electra C Doren
Children's Area
Stories, songs and other fun learning activities designed to develop the language, literacy and social skills your preschooler needs for school success. Geared toward ages 3-5. No program on 3/21.
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Preschool Story Time

10:45 AM - 11:30 AM
Miami Township
Children's Area
Stories, songs and a craft, for 3-5 year olds with an adult care giver.
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Baby and Toddler Storytime

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Northmont
Community Room
Parents and caregivers, bring your little ones to the library for stories, songs, nursery rhymes and fingerplays. For children up to 36 months.  
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Mother Goose on the Loose Storytime

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Kettering Moraine
Community Room
Join us for an award-winning early literacy program that uses rhymes, songs, puppets and 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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Preschool Storytime

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Northwest
Community Room B
Join us for stories, songs and other fun learning activities designed to develop the language, literacy and social skills your preschooler needs for school success. Geared toward ages 3 through 5.  
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Toddler Storytime

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Vandalia
Community Room
Join us for nursery rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and stories, all to encourage early literacy skills in your children. For children 18 to 36 months with a caregiver. 
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Toddler Storytime

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Wilmington-Stroop
Rosewood Arts Center

Join us for nursery rhymes, songs, fingerplays, and stories, all to encourage early literacy skills in your children. For children 18 to 36 months with a caregiver.  This program is being held at the Rosewood Art Centre, 2655 Olson Drive - Kettering, while the new library is under construction

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