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MIAMI TOWNSHIP BRANCH, 2718 Lyons Road
MIKE ELSASS “BRUSH BEFORE THE BRAIN” | JULY 1 - AUGUST 2
Miami Township Branch Library’s artist-in-residence Mike Elsass believes that everyone has an artist hiding within - the trick is to be in the moment, to “brush before the brain gets in the way.”
Brush Before the Brain
Elsass leads fun, 3-hour classes for children and adults. Create a 7x7” piece that will be combined into a group installation for display in the Library. Wear clothes you don’t mind getting messy. Ages 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.
Monday, July 11, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 16, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Thursday, July 21, 5:00-8:00 p.m.
Monday, July 25, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 30, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
NORTHWEST BRANCH, 2410 Philadelphia Drive
FUNK MUSIC HALL OF FAME EXHIBIT THROUGH FALL 2016
See how Dayton helped create the Funk Music scene! Memorabilia from TheFunkCenter’s growing collection will be on display through Fall 2016, and a docent will be on hand regularly to augment the changing displays with expertise. See the Events Calendar at DaytonMetroLibrary.org for program information.
Guitarist Kellen Williams
Saturday, July 16, 1:00-2:00 p.m. Performance by 14-year-old accomplished blues/rock guitarist.
Greg Webster, Original Ohio Player Book Signing
Saturday, July 23, 3:00-6:00 p.m. Band member and author of The Early Years/The Ohio Players will sign books, available for purchase from the author.