Effective January 1st, 2011 our Community Events policy is as follows. If you are hosting a fundraiser please submit your information, for consideration, no later than 2 weeks prior to your event to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are a state-registered not-for-profit 501(c)3 or 501(c)19 organization please contact email@example.com
for special advertising rates.
Going On Now
Community Blood Center Blood Drives
Give the gift of life & donate blood during the month of February & receive a free 'warming up to give blood' soup crock. There are many opportunities to donate in Shelby & Darke County. See a full list of drives online at donortime.com and make your appointment today by calling 1-800-388-GIVE.
Going On Now
At 202 West Poplar Street in Sidney. Call for pricing & to make an appointment today at 498-7249.
Going On Now
Emergency Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)
Are you or someone you know fighting to make ends meet? Struggling with your winter heating bills? Do you have a heating emergency? If so please call Community Action Organization today at 937.507.9341.
Going On Now Through Wednesday April 1st
Altrusa Club Of Sidney Accepting Scholarship Applications
Applicants must be a 2015 graduate, past graduate of a Shelby County High School or resident of Shelby County for the past five years & be enrolled in a program leading to a masters, bachelor or associate degree. Applications are available online at districtfive.altrusa.org or call Kay at 492.7877.
Going On Now Through Tuesday April 7th
Free Tax Help
Community Action Organization, in partnership with the Internal Revenue Service is offering free tax help to those with incomes $55,000 or less. Appointments are encouraged. Call Community Action today at 507.9341.
Going On Now Through Thursday March 12th
Community Foundation Of Shelby County Accepting Scholarship Applications
Seniors & graduates from every school district in Shelby County may apply. Application may be found on the Community Foundation’s website at commfoun.com.
Lockington Volunteer Fire Department Tenderloin Dinner
At the firehouse from 5 pm – 7 pm. Meals are only $7 & includes a Texas Tenderloin, fries, & applesauce. Dine in & carry out is available.
28th & March 7th
IUTIS Softball Callouts
At 2329 Wapakoneta Avenue in Sidney from Noon – 3 pm. For more info call Bob Hull at 492.2620 or online at iutis.com
Tri-Moraine Audubon Society’s Garden Medicine
At 7:30 pm in the meeting room of OSU-Lima’s Visitor & Student Service Center, 300 Campus Drive. More info is available online at tri-moraineaudubon.org.
Fort Loramie Community Service Club Annual Whole Hog – Pancake Breakfast
At the Fort Loramie Elementary School cafeteria, 35 Elm Street. Serving time is from 8:30 am – 1 pm. This all you can breakfast is only $6 for adults, $3 for 11 & under & 2 & under are free.
SCARF’s Cans For Canines Drive
Drop off your aluminum can & scrap aluminum donations to the Shelby County Animal Shelter between 9 am – 11 am. SCARF uses these funds to help vet the pets at the Shelter. Bring the kids to meet SCARFIE, enjoy a free doughnut and check out all of the adoptable pets. For more info check out helpshelbycountyanimals.com
Benefit Dance & Fundraiser
At Laquinta Inn, 950 East Ash Street in Piqua from 4 – 8 pm. Donations & can goods will be accepted for St. Vincent DePaul of the Miami Valley & food banks. Entertainment includes Music Productions DJ & AtRisk local band. For more info call Michael T at 937-524-1705.
DREAM4pets 4th Annual Spaghetti Dinner & Raffle
At Zion Lutheran Church in Tipp City. Doors open at 5:20 pm with dinner being served from 5:30 – 6:30 pm. They will also feature some great guest speakers from “a rescue perspective” from 6:30 – 7:30 pm. Tickets are only $8 for adults & $5 for children under 8. Funds go directly toward rescue, rehabilitation & re-homing efforts. For more info & to purchase tickets check out Dream4pets.org.
Tri-Moraine Audubon Society’s Killdeer Plains Wildlife Area Field Trip
Participants will carpool departing at 10 am from the Eastgate parking lot, on State Route 309 in Lima. More info is available online at tri-moraineaudubon.org & by calling Eric at 419-999-1987.
SafeHaven Presents Hope And Recovery Celebration
At The Fort Piqua Plaza Banquet Center. Doors open at 5:30 pm & dinner will be served at 6:30 pm. At 7 pm enjoy music from Amanda Livingston & Steven ‘Crash’ Worley. Tickets are only $25 and can be purchased by calling 272.3446 or online at safehaveninc.com.