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As the days turn darker it is important to keep engaged with healthy habits that will energize your body, mind, and mood.

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DML Holds 4th Annual Career Adventures Day

Nov 22, 2023
November 28 - 30 the Main Library will welcome 900 middle school students from area schools to explore career paths from in-demand sectors.

Mobile Hotspots Available for Check Out at DML

Jul 28, 2023
Dayton Metro Library has added 187 Franklin T10 mobile hotspot kits to its circulating collection, and beginning Tuesday, August 1, patrons…

DML and Del Mar Fellow Host Age-Friendly Series

Sep 27, 2023
Dayton Metro Library is hosting Age-Friendly Dayton: Housing as a Longevity Driver at the Main Library, Community Room A, on Tuesday,…

Always Something to Do

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Main Library Sunday: 1 - 5pm  |   Branch Libraries Closed Sunday

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Holidays and Closures

  • Christmas
    Sunday, December 24, 2023 - Tuesday, December 26, 2023
    Closed All Day
  • New Years
    Sunday, December 31, 2023 - Tuesday, January 2, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    Sunday, January 14, 2024 - Monday, January 15, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • President's Day
    Sunday, February 18, 2024 - Monday, February 19, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Easter
    Sunday, March 31, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Memorial Day
    Sunday, May 26, 2024 - Monday, May 27, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Juneteenth
    Wednesday, June 19, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Independence Day
    Thursday, July 4, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Labor Day
    Sunday, September 1, 2024 - Monday, September 2, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Indigenous Peoples' Day
    Sunday, October 13, 2024 - Monday, October 14, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
    Thursday, November 28, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • Christmas
    Tuesday, December 24, 2024 - Wednesday, December 25, 2024
    Closed All Day
  • New Years
    Tuesday, December 31, 2024 - Wednesday, January 1, 2025
    Closed All Day
  • Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    Sunday, January 19, 2025 - Monday, January 20, 2025
    Closed All Day
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