Community Calendar

Ad Hoc Council Committee to meet

VANDALIA — There will be a meeting of a Vandalia Ad Hoc Committee on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 6 p.m. at the Vandalia Senior Center, 21 Tionda Drive. The purpose of the ad hoc committee is to consider a request to name public buildings, parks, roads and/or facilities after Hank Owings.

Square dancing classes offered

ENGLEWOOD — Grand Squares Square Dance Club which dances monthly on the fourth Friday at the Polk Grove United Church of Christ at 9190 Frederick Pk. in Englewood, OH is announcing its new lesson class! The first two lessons are FREE on Tuesday 12 & 19 September from 7 – 9 p.m. at Mill Ridge Community Center, 1000 Mill Ridge Circle, Union, OH. Following lessons are the same time and place. Cost $2.50/person per night. You do not need a partner for these lessons. When finished, you will be able to dance at over a dozen other clubs in the Greater Dayton area and beyond. As you dance to contemporary music, you will reduce stress and make new life-long friends. Exercise both your mind and body and have fun—all at the same time! For more information: Judy & Walt 898-2720 Judy & Tom 231-1657

Vandalia Senior Center to hold annual Bazaar

VANDALIA — The Vandalia Senior Center will hold its annual Bazaar on Saturday, October 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Lunch begins at 11 a.m. and carry out is available. There will be handmade quilts, floral designs, books, puzzles, homemade baked goods & candy, cabbage rolls, 50/50 drawing, trash & treasure, door prizes, mums, raffle baskets and more. The Vandalia Senior Center is located at 21 Tionda Drive South.

St. Christopher Craft Bazaar seeking donations

VANDALIA — The St. Christopher Craft Bazaar is on it’s way and we are taking donations. The donations will be for the raffle table at the Craft Bazaar that is being held November 4. Items we are seeking for donation to raffle off include Event Tickets, Amusement tickets, gift cards, vendor baskets and more. Please contact Kim Grogean at to set up a time and date to drop off your donation for this event. We look forward to seeing everyone November 4.

VUMC Flea Market slated

VANDALIA — Vandalia United Methodist Church will hold its annual Flea Market on Saturday, September 9 from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. The church is located at 200 S. Dixie Drive. For information call (937) 898-4917, (937) 890-5088, or (937) 898-5845.

Butler Township Neighborhood Watch meetings set

BUTLER TWP. — The Butler Township combined neighborhood watch groups will hold its next meeting on Wednesday, November 29 at 6 p.m. The meeting will be held in the Township Hall, 3780 Little York Road.

Subsequent neighborhood watch meetings will be held on February 28 and May 30, 2018.

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.

Vandalia Lions Club meets twice monthly

VANDALIA — The Vandalia Lions Club holds dinner meetings on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month at the Cassel Hills Golf Clubhouse at 6:30 p.m. The club does not hold dinner meetings in July or August. Programs include speakers covering topical subjects.

Sister Cities meets each month

VANDALIA – Sister Cities of Vandalia meets the second Wednesday of each month at the Senior Citizen’s Center on Tionda Dr. at 7 p.m. followed by a Gemuetlichkeit (social) hour.

Rotary Club of Vandalia meets on Thursdays

VANDALIA — Rotary Club of Vandalia meets on Thursday from noon to 1 p.m. at Cassel Hills Golf Clubhouse, 201 Clubhouse Way. Lunch is available for purchase. For information, call (937) 890-2565 or visit for weekly program and speaker.

Optimist Club of Vandalia-Butler meets on Tuesdays

VANDALIA — The Optimist Club of Vandalia-Butler, celebrating its 40th year, welcomes members and guests to their weekly meetings on Tuesdays at 12 noon. They meet at the Celebrations Banquet Center II at 7615 Poe Avenue Dayton, OH 45414. Please visit for more information.

Vandalia Toastmasters meets twice monthly

VANDALIA — Would you like to be a better speaker and a more effective leader? Vandalia Toastmasters provides a mutually supportive and positive learning environment where you have the opportunity to develop and practice communication and leadership skills. The club meets at 7:00 on the first and third Tuesday of every month at the Vandalia Justice Center at 245 James Bohanan Dr., Vandalia OH, 54377. phone: 937-656-2524. Guest are welcome.

Mothers groups meet in Vandalia

VANDALIA — MOPS and MOMS Next meetings offer community and mothering support to mothers of children age birth through six. MOPS and MOMS Next meetings are held at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Vandalia (122 W. National Rd. in Vandalia next to Rite Aid) on the second and fourth Thursday evenings of each month from 6 – 8:15 p.m. Childcare is provided (please RSVP prior to attending to ensure enough childcare workers are available). Every mother is welcomed (working, stay-at-home, married, single, and expectant moms). For more information call Kim LaBianco at 454-9430 or send an e-mail to

Compiled by Darrell Wacker

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