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What's Great in Dayton: June 8 - 14, 2012


If you are interested in "Nonviolent Communication" then on Saturday, 10:00 a.m. Diane Diller will conduct a workshop on "Compassionate Conversation", a non-violent way to find common ground with others. This is at the Dayton International Peace Museum, and all are welcome.

Experience one of the region's premier Native American-themed events. See up to 100 dancers in full regalia. Enjoy demonstrations by silversmiths and flint knappers.  Hear storytellers and presentations by herb and Native heritage experts. This is at Fort Ancient near Oregonia 
both Saturday and Sunday.

Whether you want to be on the river or riding alongside it, bikes and roller blades are available for rental at Ride the River Rentals on weekends at RiverScape MetroPark in downtown Dayton. A variety of bicycles are available as well as a host of child attachments.

FilmDayton Festival want submissions for comedy shorts to be showcased during the Friday Flick My Clip.

On Sunday from 11:00 to 3 check out the Garden Station Community Garden and Art Park , at Fourth St. & Wayne Ave. The Sunday Market features local urban farmers, artists, and live music. Go to facebook and find GardenStation

Temple Israel's Jewish Cultural Festival
is Sunday from 11 to 8. Grab a brisket or pastrami sandwich, fresh falafel or a kosher hot dog. Wash it down with one of a choice of beers from Schmaltz Brewing, the country's premiere kosher brewer.

And Dayton is named #2 for mid-sized cities for art in American Style Magazine!

And if you want more news then go to GreatDayton.com. and you can sign up for my newsletter.

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Charlie, Dayton loves art of all kinds, 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.