Area briefs

Players to present show

TIPP CITY — Tipp City Players Community Theater will present Agatha Christie’s “The Mousetrap” at the Zion Lutheran Church in Tipp City March 11-13, 18-19.

Come spend the evening at Monkswell Manor where everyone is a suspect. This classic Agatha Christie mystery unfolds when a group of strangers find themselves stranded in a boarding house during a snowstorm. Murder is committed and everyone is in doubt as a policeman investigates the crime and uncovers their hidden secrets.

The case includes: Madison Galloway, Ken Ecklebarger, Zachary Dever, Jeanette McDaniel (also directing), Jim Hooper, Kyrsten McCann, Chris Preteroti and Jon Cox.

Appetizers and desserts will be provided.

The show will be presented on March 11-12 and 18-19 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, March 13 at 2 p.m. at the Tipp City Zion Lutheran Church, 14 W. Walnut St., Tipp City.

Tickets for the show are $15.00 and can be reserved by phoning 937-667-SHOW. You can also order tickets online at our website

Y offers Friday night youth event

PIQUA — The Miami County YMCA Youth Center will be holding a Friday Night Fest at the Piqua branch Youth Center on Friday, Fe. 26.

This event will take place from 5-10 p.m. for youth in grades 5-12. Pizza, hot dogs and other snacks will be provided to all during the activities. Gym games, Youth Center activities including Wii, billiards, ping pong, board games and various other activities will take place.

Door prizes and a raffles will also be part of the event.

The Friday Night Free-For All Fest is free formembers and $5 for an event guest pass for non-members. For more information, contact Darnell Williams at 778-5247 or