Community Calendar

Wayne to host 49th Half Time USA

HUBER HEIGHTS — The Wayne Music Club will host the 49th annual Half Time USA Band Festival on Saturday, Sept. 10. Gates open at 5:30, the Alumni Band will be performing from 6:00-6:30, parade of bands will start at 6:30 and the festival will start at 7:00. We have a big show planned this year so come on out and enjoy an evening of fun!!!! Advance tickets can be purchased at Wayne Sporting Goods or at the Wayne High School Bursar’s Office.

Huber Heights remembers 9/11

HUBER HEIGHTS — The City of Huber Heights will hold a rememberance ceremony on Sunday, September 11 beginning at 3 p.m. at the Wayne High School Performing Arts Center. The event will begin at 3 p.m. with a documentary viewing followed by a rememberance ceremony at 4 p.m. emceed by Jim Bucher and with a keynote speech by 9/11 responder and Huber Heights Fire Division Battalion Chief Michael Muhl. The rememberance will conclude with a 21 gun salute and a balloon launch.

The City of Huber Heights thanks its partners the Huber Heights Chamber of Commerce, Team Wright-patt, the Huber Heights Fire Division, Wayne High School, the Wayne High School Air Force Junior ROTC, and the Huber Heights Veterans Project.

Senior Center Open House slated

HUBER HEIGHTS – The community is invited to the Huber Heights Senior Center’s 25th Anniversary Open House on Sunday, October 2, from 2-4 p.m. Enjoy music, refreshments, meeting others, and the chance to explore the senior center. The center is located at 6428 Chambersburg Road.

FISH Food Pantry seeks phone volunteers

HUBER HEIGHTS — The Huber Heights FISH Food Pantry is in desperate need of volunteers who live in Huber Heights to take phone calls. We have two people on any one day taking phone calls from home to help people wanting to make an appointment to come to the pantry. Time ranges from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays or Fridays. Volunteers can work as little or as much as they would like, but generally take at least two mornings a month. We would like to continue to serve as many people as we can, but if we don’t get more volunteers, we may need to reduce our hours. Please call Jean Wallingford at 667-0276.

Author, motivational speaker to present

HUBER HEIGHTS — A Presentation by Richard Paul Evans, #1 New York Times Bestselling Author and world renowned motivational speaker, will be held Sunday, 25 September, 7:00 PM at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at 5750 Shull Road in Huber Heights, Ohio. The Presentation is open to the public. This is not a book signing event but attendees will likely have the opportunity to meet the author after the Presentation at a simple reception.

AARP tax aide volunteers needed

HUBER HEIGHTS — If you like working with numbers and helping people, the AARP Tax Aide program may be a good fit for you. Volunteers prepare taxes at the Vandalia and Huber Heights Senior Centers and at the Harrison Township Government Building. Training is provided for current IRS certification, All equipment and supplies are furnished. If interested, please contact local coordinator, Bill Lindsey, at 572-5556.

Square dance lessons offered in Huber Heights

HUBER HEIGHTS — Double H Squares offer square dance lessons beginning Tuesday, Sept. 13 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Sulphur Grove United Methodist Church Activity Center, 7505 Taylorsville Rd. Fee $3 per person. Lessons are for ages 10 and up. Casual attire is suggested and no experience is necessary. The instructor for the lessons is Bob Jones. For more information contact Bob or Janice at (937) 339-1286, Pam or Larry at (937) 235-2704, Marge or Richard at (937) 864-7233.

Heights Farmer’s Market to hold food drive

HUBER HEIGHTS – The Heights Farmer’s Market and the Fish Food Pantry will be holding a summer-long food drive beginning Saturday, June 11 through October 29.

This event for Fish Food Pantry of Huber Heights all proceeds go toward the Pantry. We will have this food drive all summer long. Please bring non perishable food items and or personal hygiene products to The Heights Farmers Market on Saturdays from 9am to 1 pm or during the weekdays there will be drop off box inside The Heights Cafe.

News from the U.S. Air Force Museum

WRIGHT PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE – The following activities are upcoming at the National Museum of the United States Air Force located at Wright Patterson Air Force Base:

Interactive MathAlive! exhibit coming to museum

Looking to avoid the “summer slide” with your school-age children? Make plans to check out the MathAlive! exhibit, an interactive traveling exhibit opening next month at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. The free 5,000-square-foot exhibit, which is underwritten by Raytheon, will be open at the museum July 23-Oct. 2. Forty immersive activities create fun experiences that bring to life the real math behind the things kids love most – video games, sports, design, music, entertainment, space and robotics.

Northmont Class of 1966 plans reunion

CLAYTON — The Planning Committee of the Northmont Class of 1966 is busy planning for their 50th class reunion the weekend of August 19, 2016. There are a number of missing classmates still needing to be reached. If you are a classmate or know of someone who is and hasn’t received an invitation to the activities, please contact Carol (Manning) Haworth at 937-974-8833 or Bill or Jean (Houck) Rayle at 937-478-5316.

Grief Ministry begins blog

HUBER HEIGHTS – The Grief Ministry at Sulphur Grove UMC would like to introduce the launching of our Grief blog. This blog is designed to inspire, comfort, and nurture those that are walking along the journey of grief. Through this technical avenue, this ministry will be able to minister to its congregation and the Huber Heights community at any time. The blog will provide its visitors with the opportunity to share their frustrations, pains, hurts and questions anonymously, plus, receive God sent responses from caring and loving people around the world. The blog is made available on our church website at Logon and check it out! If you would like to be notified via email of new postings as they are added to the blog, please subscribe to the link.

Kiser High School Almuni Meetings

HUBER HEIGHTS — Kiser High School alumni meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of each month (except November and December) at the American Legion Post 200 which is at 5046 Nebraska Avenue, Huber Heights. Meetings begin at 7 p.m. Graduates, attendees, and friends of Kiser High School ae welcome to attend. Please park at the rear of the building and use rear entrance.

North Dayton Gold Star Referral Club to meet

HUBER HEIGHTS — Gold Star Referral Clubs are groups of business professionals who get together to help build each others business. The North Dayton referral Partners consists of quality business people who meet over breakfast in order to build relationships, increase business and exchange referrals.

Come visit us at The Heights Café, located at 6178 Chambersburg Road in Huber Heights on Wednesday from 7:15 to 8:30 a.m. Contact Al Harmon at 937-623-3246, with any questions.