Area briefs


School reunion upcoming

TROY — The annual Elizabeth Township School reunion will begin at 1 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Elizabeth Township Community Center, 5760 Walnut Grove Road, Troy.

All former teaches, students, graduates and staff are invited. Bring a covered dish to share; drink and table service will be provided. For more information, call (937) 667-6201.

Cemetery walk set

PLEASANT HILL — The Pleasant Hill History Center will offer its annual cemetery walk at 1:30 p.m. Sept. 10 at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery, which is located at the west edge of Pleasant on Monument Street. Featured this year will be J. K. Teeter, portrayed by Dan Leistner; Mazie Teeter, portrayed by Brenda Renner Carroll; Mary Mikesell, portrayed by Cyndia Renner; and Joseph Plunkett, portrayed by Norv Deeter.

The History Center is open Mondays from 3-7 p.m. through November and then we will be closed until the first Monday in March 2018.

Fashion show to benefit student

TROY — Each year during the month of September, the Miami County Republican Women host a luncheon to raise funds for a young woman’s scholarship supplementing tuition to Edison State Community College. The event on Thursday, Sept. 21 is open to any interested person. The luncheon will begin at 11:30 a.m. at Troy Country Club, 1830 Peters Road, Troy.

The luncheon will be followed by a fashion show, prizes, and afternoon card games. This year’s fashion show will be presented by Christopher & Banks from Piqua’s Miami Valley Centre Mall and That Place on Main from Tipp City.

Christopher & Banks features classic women’s clothing coordinates. That Place on Main promotes primarily American-made and responsibly-sourced clothing and accessories.

Reservations and a donation of $35 by check are due by Sept. 10 to Miami County Republican Women, P.O. Box 652, Troy, OH 45373.

For more information, call Vonda Young at 267-1949 or Ann Baird at 335-4338.

River Walk Memorial planned

COVINGTON — Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County Generations of Life Community Bereavement Resource Center will hold a River Walk Memorial on Sept. 17, at The Stillwater Prairie Reserve in Covington.

Friends and families are invited to enjoy this walk in memory of loved ones. Each person being remembered will be honored with a flower placed in the Stillwater River during the reading of names. Attendees will enjoy Native American flute music by John DeBoer during the service.

The River Walk stretches approximately one mile along a limestone gravel path, so appropriate walking shoes are necessary. Refreshments will be provided at the conclusion of the walk.

Contact Pathways of Hope at the Generations of Life Community Bereavement Resource Center at (937) 573-2103 for registration information and questions. The registration deadline is Sept. 13.