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What's Great in Dayton - Social Distancing Edition: April 24 - 30, 2020

PNC Arts Annex
Dayton Live
In lieu of in person events at it's various venues in downtown Dayton, Dayton Live is offering online arts video each week.

While all the theaters may be closed and the stages may be empty, there are still ways that you can enjoy Opera, Ballet, and Philharmonic from the comfort of your own home! You click on their images and find out ways you can engage with them until all can be together in the theater once again! Go to: daytonperformingarts.org/at-home

This month is Native Plant Month and Aullwood has over one hundred species and thousands of native wildflowers, grasses, trees, and shrubs. You can order some and then get started planting at home! This is only pre-orders which are accepted through April 30 and deliveries will be in May.

Have you been spending more time in your home office and noticing that you could use some art on your walls? The Essential Artists: Dayton, have just launched a new website and you can check out what you can buy! Go to: essentialartistsdayton.org

The Stratford Festival in Canada has a film festival to entertain you during this period of social isolation. They are offering streaming of 12 of their most successful Shakespeare productions beginning with King Lear…and there is no cost.

The Dayton Metro Library Poetry Contest is open and there are 3 categories: Teen, Adult, and Older Adult. The deadline is April 30.

Each Friday Dayton Live posts a new video on their Facebook page.

Trust each of you are doing something and are healthy…
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.