Upcoming Events

Find about author signings, reading and writing workshops in and around the Dayton area. Make sure to sign up for our weekly email newsletter.

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May 2017

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  • An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein, $13+
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  • Far Hills Speaker Series - The Lost Gettysburg Address
  • Harlem Renaissance Revisited
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  • 2nd Monday Authors
  • M.J. Dougherty
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  • Developing the writer's eye: 3-week class kickoff, $85
  • Children's author Doreen Cronin
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  • Richard Paul Evans debut new novel
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  • Taiwanese knotting and calligraphy workshop
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  • Dayton Sideshow 12
  • 2017 Wright State Alumni Exhibition - Opening Reception
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  • Saluting Our Grandmas: Women of World War ll - Author Event
  • Dayton Sideshow 12
  • TIMOTHY SNYDER DISCUSSES "ON TYRANNY"
  • An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein, $13+
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  • Dan Yaccarino debuts picture book
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  • Carrie Jones debuts middle grade book
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  • Dialogue in-depth 3-week class with Katrina Kittle, $85
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  • PeckaKucka, Vol 31
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  • Adults Breakout of the Library
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  • AWW Mini-Workshop on Setting and Character
  • Japanese storytelling symposium
  • LitSalon featuring Jessica Strawser
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  • The Atacama: The Driest Desert in the World
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  • Biking to the Arctic Circle
  • Dayton Grand Slamm!
  • Megan Whalen Turner debuts new book
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  • Wasahi Papermaking
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  • Molly Campbell introduces her new novel
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  • Heritage Day Festival
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