Marshall Methodist VBS
The Marshall United Methodist Church is inviting children of all ages to its The Incredible Race Vacation Bible School from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. July 15-19. The aim is for kids to discover they are all part of the same race – the human race – as they participate in games, songs, crafts, goodies and dramas. For more information call Kristi at 937-466-2882.
Medicare advice at senior center
The Ohio Department of Insurance Ohio Senior Health Information Insurance Program (OHSHIIP) will be at the Highland County Senior Citizens Center on Tuesday, July 16 for one-on-one counseling to advise on Medicare options and prescriptions plan. You must have an appointment. Call the center at 937-393-4745. Space is limited.
Greenfield Board of Education
The Greenfield Exempted Village Schools Board of Education will meet in special session at 7 a.m. Wednesday, July 17 for reason of employment of school personnel. The meeting will take place in the board room.
Highland budget hearing
A budget hearing for the village of Highland’s 2020 budget will be held at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, July 18 in the Highland Municipal Building. For more information contact Amy Buddelmeyer at 937-780-3885.
Land Reutilization Corporation
The next meeting of the Highland County Land Reutilization Corporation (Landbank) will be at 9 a.m. Thursday, July 18 at the County Commissioners Office, 119 Foraker St., Hillsboro.
OMBTC holding revival
The Ohio Mission Bible Training Center, 6210 McCoppin Mill Rd., Hillsboro, will hold a revival July 18-21. Services will be at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 18. 7 p.m. Friday, July 19, 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, July 20 and 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday, July 21. The public is invited. For more information call 937-509-0373.
Quilts of Highland County
Country Quilters will hold a quilt show July 19-20 at Hillsboro High School. The club needs quilts to display, a family treasure to share, a quilt that you have made or one that was purchased elsehwhere. For more information contact Connie Storer at 937-393-9758.
Hardins Creek Ice Cream Social
The Hardins Creek Friends Ice Cream Social will be held starting at 5 p.m. Saturday, July 20 at the church building located at the corner of SR 771 and Hardins Creek Road. The menu will be all homemade foods: noodles, chicken, barbecue pork, sloppy joes, coneys, ham sandwiches, a variety of salads, and choices of pie and cake topped homemade ice cream. A freewill donation will be accepted.
Fall Creek Friends VBS
The Fall Creek Friends Church VBS will be held July 22-26 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at 11345 Karnes Rd., Hillsboro, for children ages 3012 years. It will be titled “The Incredible Race.”
Buckskin Community Church
The Buckskin Community Church in South Salem invites students entering grades K-5 to a summer event called “Athens: Paul’s Dangerous Journey to Share the Truth” from July 22-26. Students step back in time at Athens, exploring some of the adventures the Apostle Paul faced. Kids participate in a Bible-times marketplace, sing songs, play games, dig into Bible-times snacks, visit Paul, and collect Bible Memory Makers to remind them of God’s Word. Kids at Athens VBS will join nearly a million participants reaching out to needy kids through a hands-on mission project called Operation Kid-to-Kid, in which families will help moms and kids in Zambia. Athens will run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. daily. For more information, call 937-876-5049.
Greenfield Board of Ed
The Greenfield Exempted Village School Board of Education will meet in regular session at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday , July 23.
Poker run for Shop with a Cop
The Highland County Peace Officers Association will have a poker run Saturday, July 27. The event will begin at Liberty Park with registration from 10:00 a.m. until noon. The first bike out will be at 10:30 a.m. and the last bike out at noon. All street legal vehicles can participate – motorcycles, jeeps, trucks and cars. The entry fee is $20 per bike/car. Additional entries may be purchased. Vehicles will be making stops at police departments throughout Highland County to pick up their cards then return to Liberty Park. The day will conclude with prizes, food and fun. Proceeds will benefit Shop with a Cop day in December. For more information, call 937-763-0030 or go to Shop with a Cop Highland Co on Facebook.
Hee Haw Show at senior center
A Hee Haw Show at the Highland County Senior Citizens Center will be held Saturday, July 27. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The show starts at 6:30 p.m. There will be comedy and a live music show with an intermission. A dinner will be available for purchase. Tickets are $10 and are available at the center Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. or online at HighlandSeniors.com.
St. Vincent rummage sale
St. Vincent DePaul will have its annual rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2 and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3 at St. Mary Catholic Church Hall, 119 E. Walnut St., Hillsboro. Drop off times for donations are Wednesday, July 31 from 5-8 p.m. and Thursday, Aug. 1 from 8 a.m. to noon. Televisions, computers, monitors or components will not be accepted.
HHS class of 1969 reunion
The Hillsboro High School class of 1969 is planning its 50-year reunion. Two events are taking place. On Friday, Aug. 30 it will have a get together at the Scott House at 5 p.m. before the first football game of the season. On Saturday, Aug. 31 it will have a dinner at the old Ponderosa building. Class interested can request more information from Glenn Roush at firstname.lastname@example.org.