Area briefs


Cub Scout overnighter set

TROY — Join other packs from the area for an overnight adventure at 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27 to 9 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 28 at Brukner Nature Center.

All overnighters focus on the opportunities Brukner Nature Center has to offer. Participants will meet BNC’s wildlife ambassadors and discover their unique adaptations. This program is $25 per scout and $20 per leader, and is filled with nature games and lessons, as well as a late night snack, night hike, cool craft and continental breakfast.

“Camp out” in the comfort of the Heidelberg Auditorium and create lasting memories during this overnight adventure.

Deadline for registration and payment is 5 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23.

Township report ready for viewing

ELIZABETH TOWNSHIP — The 2016 financial year has closed for Elizabeth Township. The 2016 financial reports are available for viewing at 5710 E. Walnut Grove Road, Troy.

Call (937) 335-1920 to make arrangements for viewing the reports.

Basket bingo upcoming

CASSTOWN — The Miami East FFA Alumni Chapter is sponsoring a Basket Bingo at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 29 in the Miami East High School cafeteria. Enter through the east door of the high school (door No. 14). Doors will open at 1 p.m.

Functional Longaberger baskets will be the prize for the 20 games, with the grand prize being a special basket feature.

Tickets are $20 for the 20 games and a raffle entry. There will also be raffles, extra games, and concessions sales offered. All winning tie-breaking cards win a consolation prize of a Longaberger product.

Tickets can be purchased by calling the Miami East FFA Alumni Chapter at (937) 335-7070, Ext. 3212, or by purchasing them at the door.

All funds raised will be donated to the Miami East-MVCTC FFA Chapter in support of their community activities and leadership development.