Gov. Trimble Place closed
Governor Trimble Place in Hillsboro will be closed from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. from June 30 to July 9, excluding holidays and weekends, to allow for completion of a project.
Mowrystown Ice Cream Supper
The annual Mowrystown Presbyterian Church Ice Cream Supper will held 4 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday, July 9 at the church. The menu includes sloppy joes, hot dogs, coneys, pimento cheese, chicken and noodles, green beans, coleslaw, homemade pies and cakes and homemade ice cream.
Buford C of C VBS
The Buford Church of Christ, 2547 S.R. 138, will hold Vacation Bible School from 6-8:30 p.m. July 11-15. The theme is Adventure Island. All children are welcome. For more information call 937-213-1058.
Marshall UNM VBS
The Marshall United Methodist Church invites children of all ages to grab their sunglasses and get ready for a “Land Down Under” Vacation Bible School. There will be a breadbasket and sweets. It will be held July 11-15 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. For information call Kristi at 937-402-0365.
Hillsboro Community Enhancement
The Hillsboro Community Enhancement Committee will hold a meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 12 at 130 N. High St., Hillsboro, to discuss the interest of new site locations for fiberoptics.
Board of elections
The Highland County Board of Elections will hold its monthly meeting at 9 a.m. Tuesday, July 12 in the board office. Also, the board will conduct public logic and accuracy testing at 8 a.m. the same day. The public is welcome at both events.
Bright Local School Board
The Bright Local Board of Education will hold its regular board meeting at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 13 at Whiteoak High School.
HHS class of 1955 reunion
The Hillsboro High School class of 1955 will hold its 67-year reunion from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, July 14 at the Alley 21 Party Room in Hillsboro. Class members and their guests will order food and drinks from the menu at their own expense. For more information call Carol Jones at 937-763-2506.
Hardins Creek Ice Cream Social
The Hardins Creek Friends Ice Cream Social will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, July 16 at 10494 Hardin Creek Road, Leesburg.
Hillsboro 1st Baptist VBS
Children in grades K-5 are invited to meet and interact with a real wallaby, her baby joey, and a tortoise, create crafts complette experiments and be treated to snacks from 6 to 8:30 p.m. July 18-22 at the Hillsboro First Baptist Church, 127 S. West St. Call 937-393-1473 for more information.
Fruitdale UNM Fish Fry
A Fruitdale United Methodist Church Fish Fry Dinner will be held from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, July 23, or until all the fish in gone. The menu consists of fish sandwiches, baked beans, cole slaw, dessert and drink. Dine-in or Carry-out will be available. A freewill donation will be accepted. The church located on S.R. 41 five miles south of Greenfield.
Hillsboro Presbyterian VBS
The Hillsboro First Presbyterian Church, 201 E. Main St., will hold a Let’s Go Wild About Jesus Vacation Bible School July 26-28 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Dinner will be provided to every participant daily. Preregistration is requested, but not required. Register at forms.gle/RprtTiRyy9pHHXjj8 stop by the office and fill out a form or call 937-393-3171.
St. Mary Rummage Sale
The St. Vincent dePaul Society of St. Mary Catholic Church in Hillsboro will hold a rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, July 2 and 9a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 30 at the Parish Hall at 119 E. Walnut St. in Hillsboro. All proceeds support the charitable work of St. Vincent dePaul in the Hillsboro area.
St. Vincent de Paul Society
Starting in June 2022 the St. Vincent de Paul Society of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Hillsboro will conduct outreach sessions on the second Saturday of each month at St. Mary’s Parish Hall; 119 E. Walnut St., Hillsboro, from 10 a.m. to noon. Volunteers will be available to meet with neighbors seeking assistance on a first-come, first-served basis. The society will no longer hold the additional outreach day at Samaritan Outreach each month. Bring proof of income and utility bills with you. For more information contact the society at 937-205-0919.
New Greenfield food pantry
The St. Vincent de Paul Society of St. Benignus Church in Greenfield food pantry will be open on the first and third Thursday of June from 6 to 7:30. p.m. on 214 Mirabeau St., Greenfield.
Paddle, Pedal, Run
A Paddle, Pedal, Run adventure race to benefit Greenfield’s New Directions youth ministry will be held Saturday, July 30, at Paint Creek State Park. Registration for the race, which consists of three legs — canoeing/kayaking, off-road mountain biking and cross country running — is open. The race can be completed by single participants ($75 entry fee) or three-person teams ($150). Registration, which ends July 27, includes an event T-shirt plus swag. Participants in the mountain bike and run segments must be at least 16 years of age, and paddle segment participants must be at least 18 years old. Registration and additional details are available at https://ndym.org/ppr or by contacting Tonia McLanahan at 937-661-0197 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Battle of the Bands
The inaugural Tri-County Battle of the Bands from Clinton, Highland and Fayette counties — featuring Filo Beddoe, Reeking Havoconcertshow at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5 on Sugartree Street in downtown Wilmington, presented by the Clinton County CVB, Highland County Visitors Bureau, and Fayette County Travel & Tourism Bureau.