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On this day in 1903, Wilbur and Orville Wright took to the skies for the first time. Learn more about them in these ebooks: http://bit.ly/2B9j2y2 The Wilmington-Stroop Branch is now closed. Some of the regular Wilmington-Stroop Branch Library programs, including Storytimes and Book Discussions, will take place at the Rosewood Arts Centre, 2655 Olson Drive in Kettering.

The branches closest to the Wilmington-Stroop library are the Kettering-Moraine Branch located at 3496 Far Hills Avenue and the Belmont Branch at 1041 Watervliet Avenue.

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Today at Main (2:00 PM)
The DC Ensemble presents "Soulful Sounds of Christmas".  There is no greate…


Tomorrow at Belmont (9:30 AM)
Schedule an informal session to address your personal technology needs. Sessions…


Tomorrow at Main (10:00 AM)
Are you tired of surfing the net only to keep ending up at subscription genealog…


Tomorrow at Huber Heights (12:30 PM)
Are you a Mahjong player or interested in learning· Mahjong (pronounced m…


Tomorrow at Huber Heights (2:00 PM)
Watch a 3D printer in action, learn the basics, and learn how to design & pr…


Tomorrow at Main (2:00 PM)
Third class of the Computer series "What every computer user should know". Add t…


Tomorrow at Madden Hills (2:00 PM)
Got homework· Friendly Homework Helpers can guide you in the right direct…


Tomorrow at Northwest (2:00 PM)
Got homework· Friendly Homework Helpers can guide you in the right direct…


Tomorrow at Northwest (3:00 PM)
Come during this special time set aside for ages 9-12, and play the Wii U with y…


Tomorrow at Main (3:00 PM)
Fight your boredom and stop by Teen Edge for a do-it-yourself drop-in activity. …


Tomorrow at Northmont (3:00 PM)
Bring your own ereader to learn how to use the library's OverDrive program for e…


Tomorrow at Miamisburg (4:30 PM)
Talk about books you choose and enjoy snacks, with a game, craft, or activity ea…


Tomorrow at Burkhardt (5:30 PM)
Eat popcorn and enjoy this month's movie, Nightmare Before Christmas!…


Tomorrow at Northwest (6:00 PM)
Come enjoy an activity that is some part art, and some part making.  Exampl…


Tomorrow at Miamisburg (6:00 PM)
There is a world of board games beyond Clue and Sorry! Please join us to play ol…


Tomorrow at Northmont (6:30 PM)
Meditation for Beginners is a guided 12-17 minute meditative practice created by…


Tuesday at Main (10:00 AM)
An award-winning early literacy program that uses rhymes, songs, puppets, musica…


Tuesday at W. Carrollton (10:30 AM)
Parents and caregivers, bring your little ones to the library for stories, songs…


Tuesday at Main (11:00 AM)
Children ages 0-3 and caregivers can enjoy unstructured playtime with a variety …


Tuesday at W. Carrollton (1:00 PM)
Join us for stories, songs and other fun learning activities designed to develop…


Tuesday at Huber Heights (2:00 PM)
Bring your mobile device (smartphone, tablet or e-reader) and get assistance ins…


Tuesday at Main (2:00 PM)
Sharing pictures, submitting resume or turning in homework online, at some point…


Tuesday at Madden Hills (2:00 PM)
Got homework· Friendly Homework Helpers can guide you in the right direct…


Tuesday at Northwest (2:00 PM)
Got homework· Friendly Homework Helpers can guide you in the right direct…


Tuesday at Northwest (3:00 PM)
Come during this special time set aside for ages 9-12, and play the Wii U with y…


Tuesday at New Lebanon (3:30 PM)
Join us as we try out different anime series!…


Tuesday at Miamisburg (4:00 PM)
Play games, make crafts, explore science activities, or just hang out. Snacks pr…


Tuesday at Kettering (4:00 PM)
If you love Pinterest and DIY, be sure to attend one of our wonderful craft prog…


Tuesday at Northwest (6:00 PM)
Play fun games and enjoy some treats. Kids ages 8-12.  …


Tuesday at Burkhardt (6:30 PM)
Join us for a special Holiday themed storytime with crafts. Older siblings are w…

           

wysoWYSO Community Voices

In the spring of 2011 WYSO Public Radio launched a training program to teach listeners how to produce radio stories. WYSO helps local people record essays, poems and commentaries. They work with public school teachers who want to bring radio into their classrooms, and they collect oral histories. Projects include Dayton Youth Radio, Veterans Voices, and Women’s Voices from Dayton Correctional Institution. Community Voices is all about getting local voices on the air.

 

Zoot Theatre Company

ZOOT is a forward-thinking theatrical design company specializing in puppets and masks. Since its founding in 2006, Zoot has prided itself on its ability to blend the visual and performing arts, using the stage as its gallery. ZTC enjoys a number of partnerships with high schools, colleges, and cultural arts organizations such as The Muse Machine, Central State University, the University of Dayton, The Dayton Art Institute, The Human Race Theatre Company and many other schools and organizations throughout the region.

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