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Community Events

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

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Going On Now...



Kids Learning Place Accepting Head Start Preschool Applications

For fall 2014 classes in Shelby, Logan, Miami, Champaign, Darke &Auglaize Counties.  For more info please call 1.866.627.4557.



Tri-County Community Action Offering Free Tax Filing  

For more info & eligibility, call 652.2246 in Champaign County & 593.0034 in Logan & Shelby County.



Catholic Social Services Providing Info On Medicare & Medicaid  

For more information please call their Resource Staff at1.800.521.6419.



Tri-County Community Action Home Repair Assistance Program  

This program is designed to help elderly home owners age sixty & older remain in their homes with greater independence for as long as possible  For more info on the process to call qualify please call 593.0034 in Logan County, 652.2246 in Champaign County and1.866.256.4497 in Shelby County.



Now Through Saturday May 3rd

Community Blood Center Blood Drives 

There are many opportunities to give the gift of life this Spring in Shelby & Darke County.  Register & donate between now and Saturday May 3rd and receive a FREE “Take Me Out to the Blood Drive – Lifesaver League” t-shirt.  To view opportunities check  Make your appointment today @ or by calling 1.800.388.GIVE.



The Shelby County Coin Club Monthly Meetings

Every 2nd Thursday at 7:15 pm January through June & September through November.  Monthly public meetings take place at the First Church of God on Campbell Road in Sidney.  For more info call Jerry at 492.8790 or online at



Going On Now Through Thursday May 1st                                     

Shelby County Retired Teachers Association Accepting Scholarship Applications  

For eligibility info call Kent Smith at 492.3336.  Applicants may pick up application forms from their high school guidance counselors.







25th - 27th                                            

Relay For Life Of Miami County Invites You To Paint The Town Purple

Miami County businesses are encouraged to decorate the front of their businesses in purple to help raise awareness about the upcoming Relay For Life.  Send a photo of your purple creation by Monday, April 28th to for a chance to win bragging rights.  Winners will be announced at the Miami County Relay For Life at 11 am on May 3rd.  



Healthy Kids Day  

At the Sidney-Shelby County YMCA, 309 East Parkwood in Sidney.  Build A Happier, Healthier Kid & join the FREE fun for all ages from 9 am – Noon. More info available online at


City Of Sidney/Shelby County Super Saturday Recycling Day

At the Shelby County Fairgrounds from 9 am – 2 pm.  Enter at the Sidney Middle School off of Fair Road and then follow the signs.  This Super Saturday Recycling Day will feature electronic recycling, document shedding & drug disposal.  For  more info call 498.8143.


Tri-Moraine Audubon Society Presents Spring Migration Field Trip

From 9 am – Noon.  Participants will visit the fish hatchery, state park area, & other sites around Grand Lake St. Marys.  For info please call Eric at 419.995.8360 or online at


Shelby County Special Olympics Track & Field Day

At Sidney Middle School from 1 – 4 pm.  Come out and support some of the most deserving athletes in Shelby County.  For more info check out


Kelly Ware Benefit

At Lewistown Community Center from 1 – 8 pm.  Activities will include a corn hole tourney, dinner & live auction.




2nd & 3rd

Relay For Life Of Miami County

At the Miami County Fairgrounds, 650 North County Road 25A in Troy.  Join them for 20 year of fighting back!  



Council Of Religious Education’s Annual Chicken Dinner

At the Menard’s parking lot on West Michigan Street in Sidney.  Serving time is from 11 am – 6:30 pm.  Cost is only $7.50 for a complete dinner & dessert.  




Cruizers For Christ Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show

At Gover Harley-Davidson, 1501 East Ash Street in Piqua from 9 am – 4 pm.  Registration from 9 am -1 pm for a fee of $10.  100% of the proceeds go to Mya Renee Sutton.  Enjoy a bake sale, games for the kids, door prizes, a raffle, 50/50, music by Hard Times & much more.  For more info please call Charles at 492.3203. 

28th & 29th                                           

2nd Annual Street Ballerz Tournament

Proceeds benefit The House of Prayer Achievers Scholarship Program.  Register your team by calling Dusty at 674.1903.