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1776 Far Hills Ave
Oakwood, OH 45419 United States

August 2017

Frogsicles from God: Author Visit with Cathy Rosenbaum

August 26, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Christian author, Cathy Rosenbaum will share her debut Picture Book, Frogsicles from God, which celebrates the wonders of our amazing…

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Far Hills Music Series: Malarkey

August 29, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The Wright Memorial Public Library Foundation presents the Far Hill Music Series this fall! On Aug. 29, Malarkey will bring…

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September 2017

Greater Dayton Brass Ensemble

September 7, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Free

Greater Dayton Brass Ensemble is made up of some of the area's top performers. Their repertoire includes jazz, classical arrangements,…

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David Lee Garrison Book Launch

September 9, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Who can forget the intensity of high school, both the awkwardness and the feeling that you were on the cusp…

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Milton Wright by Bob Bowman

September 17, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

The Far Hills Speaker Series presents "Milton Wright: Minister, Educator, Editor, and Controversial Bishop", by Bob Bowman. Milton Wright is…

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Family Event: Fiona the Hippo Fiesta

September 23, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Spend time together as a family at our monthly family event designed for preschool through third grade. Drop in to…

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October 2017

Kevin Sherwin

October 1, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Guitarist and conductor Kevin Sherwin is a soloist and leader of orchestral and choral ensembles. Sherwin has performed across the…

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How to Write the Story of Your Life

October 7, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Some of us, of course, have had notable and highly interesting lives that could be written up in a way…

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The Legend of Roswell by Mark Risley

October 15, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

In 1947, “something” crashed in the desert outside of Roswell, New Mexico. Was it a weather balloon, top-secret military project…

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Hidden Oakwood Parks Tour

October 21, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Tucked away in the heart of Oakwood, three connecting, wooded trails invite calm reflection, colorful scenery and an appreciation of…

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Meet Elephant & Piggie!

October 21, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Spend time together as a family at our Elephant & Piggie Family Event, especially designed for preschool through third grade.…

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The Power of Different with Author Gail Saltz

October 25, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

A powerful and inspiring examination of the connection between the potential for great talent and conditions commonly thought to be…

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November 2017

NaNoWriMo Write-In

November 3, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

If you are working on your novel in November then "Come Write In." Visit Wright Library from 6:30-8:30pm on Fridays…

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NaNoWriMo Write-In

November 3, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

If you are working on your novel in November then "Come Write In." Visit Wright Library from 6:30-8:30pm on Fridays…

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Enjoy the Build : A Guide to a Custom Home or Renovation Project

November 9, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Many people do not know where to begin with a Custom Home or Renovation project. Join Isaac Buehler of Springhouse…

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Enjoy the Build : A Guide to a Custom Home or Renovation Project

November 9, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Many people do not know where to begin with a Custom Home or Renovation project. Join Isaac Buehler of Springhouse…

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NaNoWriMo Write-In

November 10, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

If you are working on your novel in November then "Come Write In." Visit Wright Library from 6:30-8:30pm on Fridays…

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Documentary Film “A Girl Like Her”

November 16, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

A Girl Like Her reveals the hidden history of over a million unmarried women who became pregant in the 1950s…

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NaNoWriMo Write-In

November 17, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

If you are working on your novel in November then "Come Write In." Visit Wright Library from 6:30-8:30pm on Fridays…

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NaNoWriMo Write-In

November 24, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The day after Thanksgiving is crunch time. No word wars or chatter tonight. Stop by the conference room to pick…

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December 2017

Candy Craft

December 21, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Kick off your holiday break with a candy creation at the Library! Katie Wright, owner of The Oakwood Candy Shoppe,…

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Graphic Novel Book Club for Adults

December 28, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Are you a fan of Graphic Novels? Then join us for our Graphic Novel Book Club. The pick for this…

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January 2018

Rose Lounsbury Minimalism Tips & Book Signing

January 7, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Minimalism coach and Oakwood resident, Rose Lounsbury, will be presenting her new book, LESS: MINIMALISM FOR REAL, a realistic guide…

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Art Open House

January 11, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for refreshments and a final chance to view the Oakwood High School Art on exhibit at Wright Library…

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Healthy Eating on a Budget

January 20, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

This interactive presentation will teach you how to be a savvy shopper and follow basic steps for healthy eating on…

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Healthy Eating on a Budget

January 20, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

This interactive presentation will teach you how to be a savvy shopper and follow basic steps for healthy eating on…

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Healthy Eating on a Budget

January 20, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Free

This interactive presentation will teach you how to be a savvy shopper and follow basic steps for healthy eating on…

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Graphic Novel Book Club for Adults

January 25, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Are you a fan of Graphic Novels? Then join us for our Graphic Novel Book Club. The pick for this…

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Llama Llama at the Library!

January 27, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Wear your pajamas and visit llama llama at the library! Enjoy activities related to these beloved books! Designed for families…

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February 2018

Piece by Peace Youth Art Event

February 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Tune your ears and minds on to the Library's custom playlist of peace-related music. Children and teens will be provided…

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Disturbing the Peace Workshop

February 11, 2018 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

This workshop, led by filmmakers Stephen Apkon and Marcina Hale, will explore the themes of their award-winning documentary film, Disturbing…

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Healthy Eating on a Budget

February 24, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Back by popular demand! This interactive presentation will teach you how to be a savvy shopper and follow basic steps…

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Graphic Novel Book Club for Adults

February 26, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

We're reading Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 1: Cosmic Avengers by Brian Michael Bendis and illustrated by Steve McNiven and…

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March 2018

A Guide to Reading with Your Child

March 8, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Exploring Learning Opportunities in Reading Picture Books Aloud to Young Children Presented by Patricia M. Hart, Ph.D. Parents, family members,…

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Poetry Reading and Book Signing

March 10, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Two local poets - Rita Coleman and Betsy Hughes - read from recent work. Book Sale & Signing to follow.…

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Street Names of Dayton

March 18, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

If you’ve ever driven through Woodland Cemetery you may have noticed that many of the monuments have the names of…

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Paper Airplane Race

March 18, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

We’re welcoming Spring with a paper airplane race! Join us in the children’s department to build a paper airplane from…

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Writers’ Cafe

March 18, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Hang out with other writers in a casual environment, ask questions, and share your successes and frustrations with plot, character,…

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Wright Library Poets

March 20, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Wright Library Poets is a library sponsored open writing group for adults. We meet monthly in the library conference room…

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Meet a Service Dog : A Big Read Event

March 22, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for a visit from 4 PAWS FOR ABILITY and meet a service dog in training! 4 PAWS FOR…

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Dr. Seuss Day!

March 24, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

You could not, would not, want to miss a celebration as fun as this! Spend time together as a family…

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April 2018

Poetry in the Stacks

April 2, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 4, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 8, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Scavenger Hunt in the Library

April 8, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - April 13, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

A fun event, open to all ages. (Hint- Library staff is here to help!) Starting this Sunday, April 8, at…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 9, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 10, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 11, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 12, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 14, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Meet animals! Wild About Wildlife

April 14, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bring your wild self to the library to meet 5-7 live animals, most likely including a red-tailed hawk, a barn…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 15, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Writers’ Cafe

April 15, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Hang out with other writers in a casual environment, ask questions, and share your successes and frustrations with plot, character,…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 16, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 17, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Wright Library Poets

April 17, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Wright Library Poets is a library sponsored open writing group for adults. We meet monthly in the library conference room…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 18, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 19, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Maker Challenge for Adults

April 20, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Adults 18+, find a friend and enter your two-person team in Wright Library’s Maker Challenge. Can’t find a partner? Singles…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 22, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 23, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 24, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 25, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 26, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 27, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 28, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 29, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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Poetry in the Stacks

April 30, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Celebrate National Poetry Month with Wright Library National Poetry Month is a great time to slow down and open yourself…

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May 2018

Writers’ Cafe

May 4, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Hang out with other writers in a casual environment, ask questions, and share your successes and frustrations with plot, character,…

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Ashley Nalley at Wright Memorial Library

May 10, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Where: Wright Memorial Library, Thursday, 10 May, 7-8 pm Who: Ashley Nalley, University of Kentucky Classical guitar performance Sponsored by:…

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Wright Library Poets

May 15, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Wright Library Poets is a library sponsored open writing group for adults. We meet monthly in the library conference room…

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Writers’ Cafe

May 20, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Hang out with other writers in a casual environment, ask questions, and share your successes and frustrations with plot, character,…

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June 2018

Writers’ Cafe

June 1, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Hang out with other writers in a casual environment, ask questions, and share your successes and frustrations with plot, character,…

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Writers’ Cafe

June 17, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Hang out with other writers in a casual environment, ask questions, and share your successes and frustrations with plot, character,…

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Wright Library Poets

June 19, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm

Wright Library Poets is a library sponsored open writing group for adults. We meet monthly in the library conference room…

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July 2018

Writers’ Cafe

July 6, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Hang out with other writers in a casual environment, ask questions, and share your successes and frustrations with plot, character,…

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October 2018

A Conversation about Racism and White Privilege

October 6, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Free

Join Wright Library for a conversation about racism and white privilege. We will begin by screening the first half of…

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February 2019

LET’S TALK : Islamophobia and Racism Town Hall

February 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Free

Join us to learn more about Islam in America and the people who practice it. The town hall is designed…

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March 2019

LET’S TALK : Anti-Racism Book Discussion

March 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Free

As part of our LET'S TALK series, we'll be discussing the book SO YOU WANT TO TALK ABOUT RACE by…

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