Be a Reading Hero – Programs for Adults

Be a Reading Hero – Programs for Adults

Disaster Preparedness Emergencies and disasters can strike with no warning. Learn how to protect yourself by planning ahead. Even older adults and those with physical limitations can protect and prepare themselves. A Red Cross Volunteer will teach you the three Steps to Preparedness. Thursday, 9/11, 6:30-8:00 p.m. – EAST Thursday, 10/9, 6:30-8:00 p.m. – NORTHMONT(…)

Be a Reading Hero – Programs for Tweens and Teens

Be a Reading Hero – Programs for Tweens and Teens

FOR TWEENS: Steps to Respect – BROOKVILLE Monday, 10/13, 7:00- 8:00p.m. Guests from the Brookville Police Department talk about bullying, in person and online, and what each of us can do to fight it. For ages 9-14. Be Internet Savvy  – BROOKVILLE Monday, 11/8, 10:00-11:00 a.m. The internet is a cool place, but it isn’t(…)

Be a Reading Hero – Programs for Children

Be a Reading Hero – Programs for Children

Be A Reading Hero – BELMONT Wednesday, 10/8, 10:30-11:15 a.m. Meet Dayton Police Officer Blackburn and hear about his work. Bring your questions and take a peek in the squad car.   Reading Hero Storytimes – BROOKVILLE Tuesday, 9/9, 10:00-10:45 a.m. and Thursday, 9/25, 7:00-7:45 p.m. Preschoolers can learn about Stranger Danger from the Brookville(…)

Dayton Metro Library Launches Reading Hero Initiative

Dayton Metro Library Launches Reading Hero Initiative

The Dayton Metro Library is launching a brand new initiative this fall called Be A Reading Hero. Presented in partnership with The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office and 22 different community agencies, this literacy and safety collaboration connects first responders with children and families at the Library. “With the enthusiastic participation of area police, fire and emergency(…)

Love Songs for My Baby #ProductReview

Love Songs for My Baby #ProductReview

Review by Sarah R – Product Review Specialist Love Songs For My Baby by Alex Mitnick is a compilation of originally composed songs by Alex for his son, Miles.  Each song is slightly different but all of fun, rhythmically upbeat, and carry different world-rhythms. I love that my son is exposed to so many multi-cultural(…)

Cold viruses don’t wait for winter

Cold viruses don’t wait for winter

Right now, beds at Dayton Children’s Hospital are full of patients suffering from an unlikely culprit – rhinovirus.  Rhinovirus causes the common cold, but it’s not normally seen at this level in late summer.  In addition, it is causing asthma-like symptoms severe enough to drive parents to bring their children to the emergency department. Last(…)