Are you a friend of fantastic fauna? Join us at the library for these animal programs about wolves, raptors, dogs, and owls.
Dog Grooming and Massage Tips
Tuesday, August 1 at 6:30 p.m. • Adults • Beavercreek
Back by popular demand, canine behavioral specialist Janee Crafton discusses basic grooming and pedicure tips for your dog. Janee also demonstrates massage techniques that will put a “smile” on your four-legged friend!
Dances with Coyotes
Monday, August 7 at 6:30 p.m. • Adults • Fairborn
Matthew Hunt of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Division will answer your questions and address common mistakes people make in interacting with wildlife in a neighborhood environment. Sponsored by the B-W Greenway Community Land Trust.
The Wolf: Fact vs Myth
Wednesday, August 9 at 1:30 p.m. • Kids & Teens • Cedarville
Learn about the family life, habitat, diet, and basic myths and facts about wolves, and why wolves play an important role in the ecosystem.
Owls in the Park
Monday, August 14 at 3:00 p.m. • Kids & Teens • Bellbrook
Join us at the Bellbrook Sugarcreek Park District Headquarters (2751 Washington Mill Rd.) for a program about owls including discussion, a hands-on owl pellet activity, a short hike outside (weather permitting), followed by a sock owl craft. For ages 9–18.
PAWS to Read
Saturday, August 19 at 11:00 a.m. • Preschoolers & Kids • Beavercreek
Come read to our four-footed furry friends from the Miami Valley Pet Therapy Association. For ages 3–12 with a parent.
Hunters of the Sky
Saturday, August 26 at 11:00 a.m. • All Ages • Xenia
Learn about soaring hawks, speedy falcons and stealthy owls and meet live ambassadors from Glen Helen Raptor Center. Learn about each raptor’s unique hunting style, and how to support raptor education and rehabilitation around Ohio.