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Teen Playwright Contest

Thursday, October 31, 2019
All Locations
If you're an aspiring playwright, this is your chance to shine!  Submit an 8-15 minute full scene written in English and saved as a PDF by emailing contest@daytonmetrolibrary.org. Please number the pages of your script and include on your title page only: a cast list, your name, email, phone, school, and grade.  No musicals or children's plays will be accepted.  Your work must be your own original work, not be previously published or performed, and Dayton Metro Library reserves the right to not select a winner.  Winners in each category (Grades 7-8, 9-10, and 11-12) will be featured as a stage reading at the awards ceremony on December 14th.  Writers must be available for workshops and rehearsals.  Winners will be announced 11-16-19 at the StoryCon: Teen program at the Main Library.


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Teen Fiction Contest

Saturday, November 30, 2019
All Locations
Are you a teen author? Have you always wanted to be a teen author? This is your chance.  Submit your entry via email to contest@daytonmetrolibrary.org during the month of November.  Entries will be accepted in four categories: Grades 7-9  Flash Fiction (500 words or less), Grades 10-12 Flash Fiction (500 words or less), Grades 7-9 General Fiction (500-2000 words), and Grades 10-12 General Fiction (500-2000 words).  Winners will be awarded Amazon Gift Cards for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in each category.  
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Anime Saturday Movie

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Miami Township
Community Room
What’s better than a Saturday afternoon movie? Getting out of the house for a Saturday afternoon anime movie with free snacks. This month we're playing Spirited Away from director Hayao Miyazaki. Rated PG; More information can be found at Rotten Tomatoes
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Tech Training At Your Pace

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Miami Township
Conference Room
Need help with your device or more practice after your computer class? Library tech staff will informally assist you with various technology-related subjects. You are welcome to bring in your own device for assistance. Registration is not required and assistance is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Call 463-2665 for more information about our Tech Training group sessions.
 
Please note: Library staff cannot provide technical assistance for fixing computer problems, assist in the creation of content, or provide guidance in personal decisions.
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Switch Saturday

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Miami Township
Teen Edge Area
Nintendo Switch takes over gaming for a Saturday Teen Time. Games include Mario Kart, Super Smash Brothers, and others. 
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Anime Club

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Miami Township
Community Room
Are you Otaku? Share your total obsession with all things Japanese, anime, and manga. Watch anime episodes and geek out with extra activities each week. Snacks provided. 

Ages 10-18 welcome for this anime fandom event.
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Anime Saturday Movie

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Miami Township
Community Room
What’s better than a Saturday afternoon movie? Getting out of the house for a Saturday afternoon anime movie with free snacks. This month we're playing My Hero Academia: Two Heroes. Rated PG-13; More information can be found at Rotten Tomatoes
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Tech Training At Your Pace

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Miami Township
Conference Room
Need help with your device or more practice after your computer class? Library tech staff will informally assist you with various technology-related subjects. You are welcome to bring in your own device for assistance. Registration is not required and assistance is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Call 463-2665 for more information about our Tech Training group sessions.
 
Please note: Library staff cannot provide technical assistance for fixing computer problems, assist in the creation of content, or provide guidance in personal decisions.
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Switch Saturday

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Miami Township
Teen Edge Area
Nintendo Switch takes over gaming for a Saturday Teen Time. Games include Mario Kart, Super Smash Brothers, and others. 
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Anime Club

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Miami Township
Community Room
Are you Otaku? Share your total obsession with all things Japanese, anime, and manga. Watch anime episodes and geek out with extra activities each week. Snacks provided. 

Ages 10-18 welcome for this anime fandom event.
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Doctor Who Day

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Miami Township
Community Room
Yes, it’s that time of year. The time of year we excitedly count down the days to the next Doctor Who special! In anticipation of the New Year’s special, we’ll create Whoniverse inspired crafts and watch some favorite Doctor Who specials. 

Ages 10-18 welcome for this Doctor Who fandom event.
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Anime Saturday Movie

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Miami Township
Community Room
What’s better than a Saturday afternoon movie? Getting out of the house for a Saturday afternoon anime movie with free snacks. This month we're playing Princess Mononoke from director Hayao Miyazaki. Rated PG-13; More information can be found at Rotten Tomatoes
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