Community Calendar

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Hoop for Heart event planned

HUBER HEIGHTS — Everybody Fitness in Huber Heights is holding its first annual Hoop for Your Heart from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 29. Please join Hoopfitness, in conjunction with iHeart Radio, Everybody Fitness and the American Heart Association for the first annual Hoop for Heart Event. The event is open to all ages, male and female. “Find something you love and move.” There will be 15 different fitness instructors and many types of workouts throughout the day. There will be door prizes, fun for kids, a bounce house, free health screenings, food, music, and vendors. Registration and pledge forms can be found at All proceeds benefit the American Heart Association. Everybody Fitness is located at 5764 Old Troy Pike in Huber Heights.

HHPD to host National Night Out

HUBER HEIGHTS — The Huber Heights Division of Police will host its annual National Night Out on Tuesday, August 1 from 6-9 p.m. National Night Out will be held at Wayne High School. Admission is free. There will be a police K-9 demonstration, a blood drive, inflatables, food vendors, an archery trailer, and a chance to dunk a cop. The night will also include a cruise-in. For more information, contact Officer Ed Savard at 237-3567 or

Blood drive during National Night Out

HUBER HEIGHTS – The Huber Heights Division of Police are holding a blood drive in conjunction with its National Night Out observance on Tuesday, August 1. The blood drive will be held at Wayne High School. If interested in scheduling an appointment to donate blood, please contact Sgt. Charles Taylor by email at

Huber Heights City Council meeting

HUBER HEIGHTS — The Huber Heights City Council has scheduled a regular meeting for Monday, August 14 at 7 p.m. in council chambers at City Hall, 6131 Taylorsville Road.

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.

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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