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Before the Great Migration North, before the Emancipation Proclamation, and before the Civil War, there were already established communities of African-Americans in Ohio. Discover these vibrant communities from which some local residents are descended. Monday, February 24, 6-8 p.m. - Main Library, Conference Rm 1BFind out more »
The Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati (TCT) brings its touring production of “Harriet Tubman: Straight Up Outta The Underground” to the Dayton Metro Library on Saturday, February 29, 2:00-3:00 p.m. for a free, one-time-only performance. The powerful, one-woman performance is best enjoyed by children in grades 3-8, teens and adults. It is free and open to the public in the Bassani Theater of the Main Library, 215 E. Third Street, downtown Dayton. Brandi Langford-Sherrill, TCT Tour Manager and Resident Artist,…Find out more »
State and Federal Grants Tuesday, February 11, 6 - 8 pm Main Library Community Room 2A Tuesday, March 24, 6 - 8 pm Main Library Bassani Theater Learn more about: Project Grants - money applied for by submitting specific project proposal Block Grants - money given for a fairly broad purpose with no strings attached Categorical Grants - money given for a specific purpose Formula Grants - money given to states according to a mathematical formula. Register HereFind out more »