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Enjoy a vast collection of materials, services and programs for all ages and stages of life. Explore our online resources including digital collections, databases, searchable events calendar and reference assistance. Learn, imagine and discover at the Dayton Metro Library – your story begins here.

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Show Me the Money!
Today at Northwest (3:00 PM)
Check out our hands-on Money Smarts Exhibit, watch a fun video about money, and …

Teen Chaos: Chess + Tabletop Games
Today at W. Carrollton (3:00 PM)
From Chess to Munchkin and more, we will have a variety of new and classic board…

Talk Tables
Today at Northwest (3:00 PM)
Want to practice your English conversation skills with a friendly face at the Li…

Teen Gaming
Today at Huber Heights (3:30 PM)
Come to the library for video games on the big screen, snacks, and your favorite…

One on One Computer Classes
Today at Madden Hills (3:30 PM)
? Computer & Mouse Basics? Internet & Email Basics? Getting the most out…

Lego Party
Today at East (3:30 PM)
Enjoy a fun afternoon building and creating with Lego. Ages 4-12. …

Hey teens stop into the Hoover Street Cafe + create Sharpie Rock art
Today at Westwood (3:45 PM)
Teens it's time to create using rocks and sharpie ink pens. Let your creative si…

Talk Tables
Today at Huber Heights (4:30 PM)
Want to practice your English conversation skills with a friendly face at the Li…

Daydreaming on Paper
Tomorrow at New Lebanon (9:30 AM)
Participants in this 6 week collage-journaling class for adults 55+, led by teac…

A Date with a Sewing Machine
Tomorrow at Brookville (9:30 AM)
Wish you had a sewing machine for just an hour to do all that mending …

Toddler Storytime
Tomorrow at Kettering (10:00 AM)
It's never too early to grow your child's love of learning. Your little ones wil…

Mother Goose on the Loose
Tomorrow at Wilmington (10:00 AM)
Join us for an award-winning early literacy program that uses rhymes, songs, pup…

Math + Science Fun
Tomorrow at Belmont (10:30 AM)
A variety of fun activities with a focus on Science, Technology, Engineering and…

Toddler Storytime
Tomorrow at Northwest (11:00 AM)
It's never too early to grow your child's love of learning. Your little ones wil…

Toddler Storytime
Tomorrow at Kettering (11:00 AM)
It's never too early to grow your child's love of learning. Your little ones wil…

Preschool Storytime
Tomorrow at Wilmington (11:00 AM)
Join us for stories, songs, and other fun learning activities designed to develo…

Turnabout Thursday
Tomorrow at Madden Hills (1:30 PM)
Join Ms. Winnie for a summer time cooling with games and crafts.  …

Computer Applied
Tomorrow at Main (2:00 PM)
Now that you understand the difference between hardware and software, continue b…

Keyboard Basics for Senior Citizens
Tomorrow at Northwest (2:00 PM)
Just as important as the mouse, the keyboard is a vital part of most computers…

Sporty Crafts
Tomorrow at Wilmington (3:00 PM)
Drop in and create some sports-themed craft projects.  Appropriate for chil…

Duct Tape Creations
Tomorrow at Kettering (3:30 PM)
Make everyday objects and shapes with duct tape.  Supplies and snacks provi…

Mega-Size It!
Tomorrow at Brookville (3:30 PM)
Join us for some mega-sized fun with an afternoon of gaming and snacks. We'll pl…

One on One Computer Classes
Tomorrow at Madden Hills (3:30 PM)
? Computer & Mouse Basics? Internet & Email Basics? Getting the most out…

Teen Cafe
Tomorrow at Burkhardt (4:00 PM)
Enjoy some down time playing games, doing crafts, and hanging out with friends.…

Nerdfighter Nights
Tomorrow at Belmont (4:00 PM)
A weekly gathering where teens can openly be nerds. A community of such concentr…

Sports Bingo
Tomorrow at Trotwood (4:30 PM)
Come make your own sports themed bingo board and play for awesome prizes!…

Book Meet & Mingle
Tomorrow at Miamisburg (4:30 PM)
We select a variety of books for you to meet, give you some time to "mingle", an…

Preschool Storytime
Tomorrow at Trotwood (6:00 PM)
Join us for stories, songs and other fun learning activities designed to develop…

Video Game Night
Tomorrow at Wilmington (6:03 PM)
Cool folk. Video games. Free snacks. Laughs. Bring it--meaning your opposing thu…

Dig Deep: Genealogy Research using Government Records
Tomorrow at Huber Heights (6:30 PM)
Bring your favorite ancestor and we will explore a treasure trove of free online…

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