DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – A local library is planning to create a book club to connect children with nature starting September 1.
The Dayton Metro Library and the Five Rivers MetroParks are working together to create this book club for preschooler and their parents or caregivers.
The Get Outside Book Club is for children who are between three-years-old and six-years-old and it will provide nature themed backpacks filled with books and activities that can be checked out from the library. Children can earn a prize after they read six books based on nature and complete six outdoor activities with the book club.
Families that register for the book club will receive a folder to safe children activities.
There will be programs for the book club throughout the months of September and October.