Grand Open House

Saturday, November 29, 2014
University of Dayton Libraries
1 – 5 p.m.

Roesch Library, 1st and 2nd floors
Marian Library, 7th Floor

The University Libraries invite the community to a family-oriented opening event for And Now the World and other new UD Nativity exhibits. 

Celebrate the impressive diversity of the Christmas traditions in this year’s exhibit of more than 100 global Nativities including many from the newly acquired collection of Judy and Bob Davis of California. The Davis family traveled extensively, purchasing Nativity sets from the many countries they visited, including Bulgaria, Fiji and Kyrgyzstan.

This event is free and open to the public. It features:

  • Four exhibits
  • Creative children’s activities
  • Award presentation for winners of the Crèche Creation Contest (4 pm)
  • Light refreshments
  • Live entertainment provided by the Dayton International Festival Singers
  • Family photo ops
  • College football viewing area
  • Manger Market

Special Arrangements

University Libraries Exhibits

Roesch Library 
300 College Park 
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 1360