Oct 01 Saturday
These flowers have a lot of fight in them.Across the nation, the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's® is full of flowers, each carried by someone committed to ending this disease. Because like flowers, our participants don't stop when something's in their way. They keep raising funds and awareness for a breakthrough in the fight against Alzheimer's and all other dementia. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, Walk to End Alzheimer's is the world's largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer's care, support and research. Prewalk Activities begin at 9, the Walk starts at 10. Register today at alz.org/walkmiamivalley
On October 1, 2022 from 10am-2 PM, St Johns Lutheran Church of Miamisburg will hosting our second annual "SHRED AND BREAD" event for the greater Dayton Community. FREE Secure residential document shredding drive through drop off service will be provided. We are also collecting non-perishable food/grocery items, and/or cash equivalent donations that will be 100% targeted to the Helping Hands Community Food Bank. So take this time to get rid of that stack of sensitive documentation, reduce your exposure to ID theft, all while helping reduce hunger in the Miami Valley. We'll see you there!
Oct 02 Sunday
The Horszowski Piano Trio has been described as “eloquent and enthralling” (The Boston Globe), and their recordings as “intoxicating” (Gramophone). Based in New York, they travel internationally to great acclaim. Their program—sponsored by Chamber Music of Yellow Springs--features works by Leonard Bernstein, Bedrich Smetana, and Robert Schumann. Enjoy the performance live, in person at the First Presbyterian Church, or live-streamed in your home.
Oct 05 Wednesday
Be a Land Steward at Agraria!
High Schoolers can gain service hours and regenerative skills in the High School Land Stewards Program. Free and open to all high school-aged students, Land Stewards complete different volunteer projects each session.
This new, pilot program will empower high schoolers to be a part of a community. Open to all area high schools, students learn in a regional community about conservation, farming, and gardening. Students will earn at least one hour of community service each session. Snacks, tools, and training will be provided every week.
This fall, all sessions will be held on the first and third Wednesdays from 3:45 pm to 5:15 pm.
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Preparation: Students should arrive at 3:45 pm with a water bottle, closed-toed shoes, and long pants. Students at Yellow Springs High School may register to receive transportation from YSHS to Agraria. A bus will pick students up from YSHS at 3:30 pm.
Questions? Contact Rae Carr, Volunteer Coordinator, at email@example.com or 937-430-8461.
Oct 06 Thursday
During Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the community gathers together at Project Woman's Candlelight Vigil to support and remember those affected by domestic violence and to honor those who have dedicated themselves to ending domestic violence. The event features the voices of advocates and survivors, music by Wittenberg University's group, Just Eve, and the annual presentation of the Chrysalis Award, given to an individual or organization for outstanding advocacy work on behalf of survivors. This year's award will posthumously honor longtime community advocate, Winkie Mitchell. Her son, Jason Mitchell, will accept the award.
Oct 07 Friday
Hop around our complex for an evening of live music, food trucks, studio and gallery hopping, shopping, and more!
Bring the whole family or make it a date night! It is always free to attend and park at our arthops! We are a family and pet friendly community.
With artwork and handmade goods from more than 250 artists you're going to want to make sure you get here early!
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Oct 08 Saturday
Sunlight Village Inc. and NAMI Montgomery County in collaboration with Dayton CityCommissioner Darryl Fairchild, The MarketPlace Movement and the Healthy Family Market arehosting a 2022 Family Mental Health & Wellness Day, in recognition of Mental IllnessAwareness Week. This family friendly event will include activities such as yoga,mindfulness, meditation, fitness, nutrition, music, panel discussions, presentations and more.Discussion topics will include mental illness/disorder signs and symptoms, addiction, trauma,grief and loss, and holistic health.We are especially aware of the obstacles and struggles that minorities face in caring for theirmental health and so our presentations will highlight the support available in minoritycommunities.