Community Calendar

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FISH Food Pantry changes hours

HUBER HEIGHTS — To better serve the people of Huber Heights, the Huber Heights FISH Food Pantry has moved our Wednesday pantry hours from 2:30 – 4 p.m. in the afternoon to Wednesday evenings, 7 – 8 p.m. We will not be open on Wednesday afternoon; however, our Monday and Friday afternoon hours from 2:30 – 4 p.m. will remain unchanged.

New Season Ministry to host VBS

HUBER HEIGHTS — New Season Ministry at 5711 Shull Road in Huber Heights will be holding Vacation Bible School June 12-16 from 6-9:00 pm. VBS is open to children ages 3 years old (potty trained) through 12 years old. There will also be an adult class. Join us for a week of VBS fun as we jump into life changing adventure that leads kids deeper into God’s love. At the Maker Fun Factory Kids will participate in amazing experiments, creative games, surprising adventures, Incredible music and lip-smacking snacks. Through the Maker Fun Factory kids will learn and understand how they were created by God-built for a purpose. Your Kids won’t want to miss this adventure, the excitement is building! Secure their place at the Maker Fun Factory! Register at or call (937) 235-5902.

Mt. Olive to host VBS

HUBER HEIGHTS – Mt. Olive Full Gospel Baptist Church Located at 7211 Taylorsville Road, unit 106, will hold Vacation Bible School July 10-12 2017 from 6-8 p.m.. The Theme is Hero Central, Discover Your Strength in God ages 4-17. Refreshment will be served. Mt Olive Full Gospel Baptist Church can be reached at 937-237-2011. the pastor is Rev. Elizabeth Peters.

Faith to hold Adventure Day

HUBER HEIGHTS – Faith Presbyterian Church, 5555 Chambersburg Road, will be holding an Adventure Day on June 21 from 10 A.M. to 1 P.M. Children ages 3 (must be bathroom independent) through sixth grade are invited to attend. Come to share a story and learn fun facts about birds! There will also be games, crafts and lunch will be provided. The pastor at Faith is Rev. Maggie Gillespie and the phone number is 233-0873.

Huber Heights City Council to meet

HUBER HEIGHTS — The Huber Heights Council will hold a regular session meeting on Monday, June 12 at 7 p.m. Both meetings will be held in Council Chambers at City Hall, 6131 Taylorsville Road.

Artists, parade participants sought

for 44th annual Englewood Art Festival

ENGLEWOOD – Applications from artists and parade participants for the 44th annual Englewood Art Festival, Saturday August 12, and Sunday August 13, 2017 are now being accepted by the Englewood Festival and Arts Commission. The parade is a prelude to all of the festival events and will be held Saturday August 12 at 9:00 a.m. Applications will be accepted by the parade committee through July 21st. Artists are asked to submit photos of their handmade original work for review by the Festival Exhibitors Committee. Registration deadline is June 1. Applications can be found on the Englewood city website at or by calling the Earl Heck Community Center at 937-836-5929.

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.

Grief Ministry at Sulphur Grove

HUBER HEIGHTS – The Grief Ministry at Sulphur Grove United Methodist Church serves the purpose of standing alongside to support those who have encountered an indirect or significant loss in their lives. This ministry focuses on caring, loving, and encouraging each person through their grief journey. We have group meetings on the first and third Thursday of the month.

The Grief Ministry team will be hosting the afternoon (1:30 p.m. -3:00 p.m.) grief sessions at the YMCA in Huber Heights. The evening (6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.) sessions will remain at the church.

Cancer Companions

HUBER HEIGHTS — Cancer Companions is a program designed to help people; In-treatment, Post-treatment (survivors), Caregivers and Loved-ones, that have been impacted by the chaos of cancer. This is to help them find new and meaningful ways of Seeing God in their Cancer Journey. The program consists of nine sessions that focus on Faith, Questions for God, Spiritual Healing, Prayer, Stress Reduction, Relationships, Communication and Healthy Living. There is a one-time fee of $16.00 (the cost of the book).This program will be held an hour and a half, one day a week for nine weeks. The program is open to anyone 18 and over. For more information, please contact Pastor Latoya or 937.236.5970.

Kiser High School alumni 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.

Compiled by Darrell Wacker

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