Upcoming Events

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April 2017

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  • Herbert Martin performs the poetry of Paul Laurence Dunbar
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  • Beyond the Page: Betty Darst Provides an In-Depth Look at David McCullough’s Book
  • John Scalzi introduces new book
  • Sherman Alexie: Lecture, "True Diary of a Part-Time Indian"
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  • First Tuesday Writing Workout with Katrina Kittle, $10
  • Cammie McGovern debuts children's book
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  • Booked for Lunch Book Discussion: Maiden Flight by Harry Haskell
  • CINCINNATI: Fiction Reading: Catherine Lacey & Jung Yun
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  • CINCINNATI: Fiction Reading: Elizabeth McKenzie & Antonio Ruiz-Camacho
  • UD Speaker Series: Lisa Randall
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  • Comic Book Studio Day
  • Comic Book Studio Day
  • Ohioana Book Festival (Out of Town)
  • Nikki M. Taylor
  • ARTSGALA 2017
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  • Poetry Month Mini-Workshop
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  • 43rd Sinclair Writers' Workshop
  • C. V. Hunt and Linda Riesenberg Fisler
  • An Evening with Orville Wright
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  • Talk with Orville and Wilbur Wright
  • Craft a la Carte: Description with Katrina Kittle
  • Nexus Poetry and Fiction Reading
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  • Greg Iles introduces Mississippi Blood
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  • CINCINNATI: Denise Duhamel
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  • Poetry Pow-wow
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  • Poetry Workshop with Joan Harris
  • Poetry Open Mic at Flyboys
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  • Preview of the NEW Main Library, $150
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  • Pete McBride: Chasing Rivers
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  • David Sedaris
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  • Hi-Fructose Art Trip
  • Hiking to Mt. Everest Base Camp 17,000 ft
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  • International Steampunk Symposium 2017
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  • 8th Annual Dayton Book Expo
  • An Artist Talk with sculptor Beth Cavener
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