1501 W. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way
Dayton, Ohio, 45402
At the height of the race to build an atomic bomb, an indoor tennis court in Oakwood became a secret Manhattan Project laboratory. Polonium in the Playhouse: The Manhattan Project's Secret Chemistry Work in Dayton, Ohio by Linda Carrick Thomas presents the intriguing story of how this most unlikely site in Dayton, Ohio, became one of the most classified portions of the Manhattan Project. Book sale and signing to follow.
In place of our regular writing group meeting, Wright Library Poets will meet in the upstairs room at Flyboys Deli for an Open Mic. Want to share a favorite poem or something you’ve written yourself? Stop by! Bring family and friends. Everyone is welcome to help us celebrate National Poetry Month.