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Family Fun

Activities for Everyone

Check out these fun and educational UD and Dayton activities and resources to keep your kids and families active.

Virtual Advent Wreath

Each week during the season of Advent, the Marian Library will light a new candle and share a gift. Celebrate hope, love, joy and peace this holiday season with your loved ones and your fellow Flyers.

Light the way to Christmas

Fun and games with Mary

Enjoy a matching game, online jigsaw puzzles, plus other activities and backgrounds created by Marian Library faculty and staff.

View the activities and downloads

Bring a little slice of UD to you — print out our coloring pages or download some digital backgrounds featuring scenes from campus.

Campus and Community 04.28.20

The 2020 cohort of University of Dayton River Stewards created a children’s book, Into the River, to inspire children’s literacy and educate local youth about the importance of rivers in the greater Dayton area.

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Dayton Area Resources

Take a YouTube tour of the 65-acre park and museum of historic buildings and exhibits highlighting Dayton's history and technology from 1796 to present day.


Watch the videos

Introduce your children to science, technology, engineering and math opportunities through hands-on activities recommended by UD.

See programs for K-12 students or stories recommended especially for third graders