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What's Great In Dayton: January 22 - 28, 2021

Five Rivers MetroParks is hosting a new trails challenge.

On Saturday the Dayton Philharmonic is doing Beethoven’s 8th and Florence Price Violin Concerto No. 2 with both in-theatre performance and live stream. The in-theatre performance is at 6pm and 8:30 pm and the live stream is at 8:30pm. Performance duration is 50 minutes. Get your tickets at: daytonperformingarts.org

What keeps YOU up at night? The Interfaith Forum of Greater Dayton is starting a series of programs for all of us. It begins next Sunday, January 31 at 3:45 to 5:30pm and it will be via Zoom.

MetroParks’ Heart Healthy Trails has two new trails. One is at Wegerzyn Gardens MetroPark and it is the Marie Aull Trail. The other is at Englewood MetroPark and their new one is the red trail loop.

Calling all educators, historians, and anyone with a love of history and community! Ohio History Day is in March, and they need you to be a virtual judge. You will review student’s projects from the comfort of your own home!

The city of Dayton golf passes for 2021 are now available.

The Dayton Anthology is a book that is a snapshot of our town as it is recovering from the tornadoes and the mass shooting that took the lives of nine residents. Contributors reflect on these traumas and the longer-term ills that have plagued the city for years …but it also is about the resilience of the people who call Dayton home.

The Humane Society of Greater Dayton, who has many puppies and kittens for you, also has some hats, scarves, pjs, and so much more for you or your pets.

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Charlie, It’s Great In Dayton, Campbell

Charlie Campbell wants to spread the news of so many wonderful aspects in the greater Dayton area. He is a cheerleader and a real believer that our area is the place to be. He has been active in this area for almost 40 years and you can hear him weekly at WYSO.