Dayton Literary Peace Prize Book Discussion

Dayton Peace PrizeDayton Literary Peace Prize

Join Andrew Slade, Associate Professor and Chair of the English Department at the University of Dayton for a monthly reading and discussion of a Dayton Literary Peace Prize winner or finalist.  Discussion will go beyond plot summary and reader response to include those kinds of insights that literary critics can help draw out of books and readers.  Don’t miss this opportunity to study some of the most important books being written today on the subject of peace and human conflict.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 7:00pm

Far Hills Speaker Series: The Classic Architecture of Oakwood

The Oakwood Historical SocietyConstruction of Park Hills Neighborhood
The Oakwood Historical Society in partnership with the Library is pleased to present another edition of the Far Hills Speaker Series- The Classic Architecture of Oakwood. This program is designed to raise awareness and appreciation of Oakwood’s architecture.

We will look at some of Oakwood’s well-preserved homes and public buildings representing the best of 20th Century architecture in America and a brief history behind a few of those residences.

Brown-Bag Lunch & Learn Seven Steps to Finally Kick the Sugar Habit

Brown Bag Lunch & LearnAre you ready to be free of your sugar addiction? Carissa Heinzer will present, 7 Steps to Finally Kick the Sugar Habit. Heinzer is the owner of Revive: Mind, Body, Spirit located in Oakwood. She is a Certified Health and Wellness Coach from the Institute of Integrative Nutrition, a licensed massage therapist, and a certified yoga instructor.

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 11:30am to 12:30pm