Bill Stolz was raised in Dayton and has worked in a variety of public and academic libraries during his career. He joined Dayton Metro Library in 2018 as an Information Services Librarian Substitute at the Main Library. Previously, he worked at Wright State University and the Kenton County Public Library. Bill holds degrees from Ohio University, Wright State, and the University of Missouri-Columbia. When not at the Library, Bill is usually running, working in the yard, or reading mysteries and historical fiction.
The Southeast Branch has a dedicated staff comprised of individuals who formerly worked at the East and Belmont locations and they have a passion for libraries that shines through in all that they do. The team at the Southeast Branch is determined to consistently provide the best customer experience possible.
Strong community partnerships include the Belmont Eastmont Hearthstone Community Council, and the Walnut Hills Neighborhood Association.
Young people benefit from our Children and Teen Services Librarians, who offer book talks at Belmont High School, and regularly visit Greenmont, Eastmont, Cleveland and Horace Mann schools, the Headstart program at Immaculate Conception, and other area preschools and daycares.
Construction of a 24,000 square foot branch next to Belmont High School is completed and the branch opened in August of 2019. Meeting rooms and the Opportunity Space are configured in a conference center-style. Click here to see renderings and a floor plan.