Thursday, May 18, 2017

Events & Activities May 20 - 27, 2017

Includes YSSC events described in Senior Notes, the YSSC monthly newsletter with an 11" x 17" calendar page for the month included. A subscription to Senior Notes is available to anyone of any age wishing to support Yellow Springs Senior Citizens, Inc., for a nominal annual dues of $20.00 per person or $35.00 for a family.

Regular weekly YSSC activities are listed in the sidebar here.  

Any  event without a location noted takes place at the Yellow Springs Senior Center, 227 Xenia Avenue. Call the Center (767-5751) with any questions and to sign up for events.

Text Color Code:

*** Alerts ***
Time and location (if not at Senior Center) of activity. If only a time is shown, the Senior Center is the location
Activities sponsored by the Senior Center
Activities not sponsored by the Senior Center, but which may be of interest to our members

Saturday, May 20
9:00 am until 5:00 pm, Greene County Fairgrounds and Exposition Center
Hamvention
9:00 am until 5:00 pm, National Museum of the U. S. Air Force
Celebrate Armed Forces Day
10:00 am, Antioch College
Ohayo Ohio: Shibori (natural dyeing) workshop ($10-refundable Antioch students, $10 high school students, $40 non-students)
11:00 am, Glen Helen Auditorium
Welcome to Subirdia (GHA members free, others $5)
1:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library
Concert by Ann & Phil Case
1:00 pm, Trailside Museum
Guardians of the Glen land steward session
1:00 until 5:00 pm, 131 E. Dayto- Yellow Springs Rd.
Community Solutions Regenerative Agricultural Center Charrette
4:00 until 11:00 pm, 312 Fairground Rd., Xenia
St. Brigid Community Festival
6:00 until 9:00 pm, YSAC Gallery, 111 Corry St.
YS Hootenanny
6:00 until 9:00 pm, Brandeberry Winery
Live Music: Jackson Mays classic rock duo
7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House
Sauerkraut German Band ($10)

Sunday, May 21
9:00 am until 1:00 pm, Greene County Fairgrounds and Exposition Center
Hamvention
11:00 am, Antioch College
Ohayo Ohio: Healthy bento box construction ($10-refundable Antioch students/$25 non-Antioch students)
Noon until 6:00 pm, 312 Fairground Rd., Xenia
St. Brigid Community Festival
12:30 pm
Grandmother Council
1:00 pm, Little Art Theatre
Showing of Care (free admission, donations gratefully accepted)
1:30 pm, Friends Care Assisted Living Meeting Room
Shakespeare Reading Group
2:00 pm 
YS Writers Eclectic
2:00 pm, Herndon Gallery, Antioch College
Ohayo Ohio: Japanese storytelling with Harold and Jonatha Wright

Monday, May 22
All day, Greene County Library System website
Online Book Club: Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand
9:00 am until noon, Narrows Reserve Nature center, 2575 Indian Ripple Rd., Xenia
Volunteer Training - Birds' Nests (donations accepted)

Tuesday, May 23
*** Sign-up deadline for May 25 Springfield Museum of Art outing ***
10:00 am until noon
"The Dementia Whisperer" Laura Wayman
12:30 until 2:30 pm, Greene Environmental Services,  2145 Greene Way Blvd., Xenia
Household and Special Waste Collection Event
6;00 until 8:00 pm, Antioch Farm
Farm Volunteer Work Day
7:30 pm, Antioch College Cinema Room
Film for Asian Heritage Month Celebration: Train to Busan

Wednesday, May 24
9:00 am until 3:00 pm, Antioch College
Ohayo Ohio: Washi papermaking workshop and lecture with Prof. Timothy Barrett ($10-refundable Antioch students/$40 non-students)
2:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library
Basic Word Processing *** CANCELLED - first class May 31 ***
5:00 pm
YSSC Board Meeting

Thursday, May 25
9:00 until 11:00 am, Greene Environmental Services, 2145 Greene Way Blvd, Xenia
Tire Drop-off (Greene County residents/properties only, must register by contacting Greene Soil and Water Conservation District)
10:30 am departure from YSSC Great Room
Outing to Springfield Museum of Art exhibit by Michelle Stitzlein ($3 senior admission, bring snack and drink)
11:30 am, John Bryan Community Center
Zumba with Lynn Hardman (free to YSSC members)
5:00 pm, Herndon Gallery, Antioch College
Ohayo Ohio: Shodo (calligraphy) workshop
7:00 pm
Yellow Springs Brass Concert to benefit YSSC

Friday, May 26
10:00 am, John Bryan Community Pottery
Ohayo Ohio: Raku pottery workshop with Todd Hickerson ($10-refundable Antioch students/ $40 non-students)
7:00 pm, Herndon Gallery, Antioch College
Ohayo Ohio: Gai Koto Jin koto (Chinese Fan Dance Workshop)
7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House
The Knight Family Southern Gospel/bluegrass ($10)

Saturday, May 27
1:00 pm, Trailside Museum
Guardians of the Glen land steward session
1:00 pm, Mills Park Hotel
YS Heritage Walking Tour: History of Glen Forest Cemetery
1:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library
Presentation: "Ethiopia - The Historic Route" by Susanne Oldham
5:00 until 10:00 pm, Brandeberry Winery
Black Dog New Release Party with live music by Old Skool Duo
7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House
Ragtime Riverboat Rats ($10) *** CANCELLED ***

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Events & Activities May 13 - 20, 2017

Includes YSSC events described in Senior Notes, the YSSC monthly newsletter with an 11" x 17" calendar page for the month included. A subscription to Senior Notes is available to anyone of any age wishing to support Yellow Springs Senior Citizens, Inc., for a nominal annual dues of $20.00 per person or $35.00 for a family.

Regular weekly YSSC activities are listed in the sidebar here.  

Any  event without a location noted takes place at the Yellow Springs Senior Center, 227 Xenia Avenue. Call the Center (767-5751) with any questions and to sign up for events.

Text Color Code:

*** Alerts ***
Time and location (if not at Senior Center) of activity. If only a time is shown, the Senior Center is the location
Activities sponsored by the Senior Center
Activities not sponsored by the Senior Center, but which may be of interest to our members

Saturday, May 13
9:00 am until noon, Greene Environmental Services, 2145 Greene Way Blvd., Xenia
Household and Special Waste Collection Event
1:00 pm, Trailside Museum
Guardians of the Glen land steward session
1:00 pm, Mills Park Hotel
YS Heritage Walking Tour: Historical Black Residential Areas of Yellow Springs ($5)
6:00 until 9:00 pm, Brandeberry Winery
Live Music: Double Down pop duo
7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House
Kettering Banjo Society ($10)
8:00 pm, Herndon Gallery, Antioch College
An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein ($10, $20 w/wine tasting)

Sunday May 14
11:00 am and 1:15 pm, Ellie's Restaurant, Mills Park Hotel
Mother's Day Brunch ($35)
1:00 until 2:30 pm, Indian Mound Reserve: Williamson Mount Parking Lot, 2750 US Rt. 42E, Cedarville
Spring Nature Hike (donations accepted)
1:30 pm, Friends Care Assisted Living Meeting Room
Shakespeare Reading Group

Monday, May 15
All day, Greene County Library System website
Online Book Club: Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand
4:30 until 6:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library
The Handmaid's Tale Book Discussion - beginning through p. 159

Tuesday, May 16
8:30 am until 3:00 pm, Assembly Building Greene County Fairgrounds, Xenia
GCCOA program: "Senior Palooza"
6:00 until 8:00 pm, Antioch Farm
Farm Volunteer Work Day

Wednesday, May 17
4:00 pm
"Understanding Constitutional Rights" discussion series
6:00 until 9:00 pm, First Presbyterian Church
#Viable Non-Violence with Rev. Dr. C. Anthony Hunt

Thursday, May 18
11:30 am, John Bryan Community Center
Zumba with Lynn Hardman (free to YSSC members)
Noon
Monthly Potluck, followed by recorder concert by Barbara Mann and Joan Champie
2:30 until 3:30 pm, Beaver View Health Center, 3095 Dayton-Xenia Rd., Beavercreek
GCCOA Monthly Legal Chat
7:00 pm
Charlie Brown Support Group
7:30 pm, The Emporium
Ohayo Ohio: Sake tasting/art "opening"

Friday, May 19
All day, Greene County Fairgrounds and Exposition Center
Hamvention
10:00 am
Poetry Reading
4:00 until 8:00 pm
Exhibit opening reception for Pat Robinow and Sherraid Scott
6:00 until 9:00 pm, YSAC Gallery, 111 Corry St.
Exhibit Opening: Art by Kathryn Olson
6:00 until 11:00 pm, 312 Fairground Rd.
St. Brigid Community Festival
6:30 pm, Herndon Gallery
Ohayo Ohio: Harmony of Japan singers choral performance
7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House
Pinnacle Ridge bluegrass ($10)

Saturday, May 20
All day, Greene County Fairgrounds and Exposition Center
Hamvention
10:00 am, Antioch College
Ohayo Ohio: Shibori (natural dyeing) workshop ($10-refundable Antioch students, $10 high school students, $40 non-students)
11:00 am, Glen Helen Auditorium
Welcome to Subirdia (GHA members free, others $5)
1:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library
Concert by Ann & Phil Case
1:00 pm, Trailside Museum
Guardians of the Glen land steward session
1:00 until 5:00 pm, 131 E. Dayton- Yellow Springs Rd.
Community Solutions Regenerative Agricultural Center Charrette
4:00 until 11:00 pm, 312 Fairground Rd.
St. Brigid Community Festival
6:00 until 9:00 pm, Brandeberry Winery
Live Music: Jackson Mays classic rock duo
6:00 until 9:00 pm, YSAC Gallery, 111 Corry St.
YS Hootenanny
7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House

Sauerkraut German Band ($10)

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Events & Activities May 6 - 13, 2017

Includes YSSC events described in Senior Notes, the YSSC monthly newsletter with an 11" x 17" calendar page for the month included. A subscription to Senior Notes is available to anyone of any age wishing to support Yellow Springs Senior Citizens, Inc., for a nominal annual dues of $20.00 per person or $35.00 for a family.

Regular weekly YSSC activities are listed in the sidebar here.  

Any  event without a location noted takes place at the Yellow Springs Senior Center, 227 Xenia Avenue. Call the Center (767-5751) with any questions and to sign up for events.

Text Color Code:

*** Alerts ***
Time and location (if not at Senior Center) of activity. If only a time is shown, the Senior Center is the location
Activities sponsored by the Senior Center
Activities not sponsored by the Senior Center, but which may be of interest to our members

Saturday, May 6
9:00 am until 4:00 pm, Children's Center parking lot (corner of Limestone and Corry)
Fundraiser Yard Sale for Senior Center/Children's Center *** CANCELLED ***
10:00 am until 4:00 pm, George Rogers Clark Park, Springfield
Spring at New Boston Annual Plant Sale
10:00 until 11:30 pm, Narrows Resreve Nature Center, 2575 Indian Ripple Rd., Xenia
Milkweed for Monarchs
1:00 pm, Trailside Museum
Guardians of the Glen land steward session
2:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library
Master Gardener Talk by Macy Reynolds: "What Lives Under Your Feet?"
4:00 until 5:00 pm
Greece Recap
6:45 bus departure from YS High School parking lot
Springfield Symphony season finale (contact Jeff Huntington for ticket info)
7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House
Tom Benner & Friends Dixieland & More ($10)
8:00 pm, Herndon Gallery, Antioch College
An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein ($10, $20 w/wine tasting)

Sunday, May 7
10:00 am until 4:00 pm, George Rogers Clark Park, Springfield
Spring at New Boston Annual Plant Sale
1:00 until 5:00 pm, 111 W. Whiteman St.
YS Historical Society Open House at the Octagon House ($5 suggested donation)
1:00 until 2:30 pm, James Ranch, 177 Fairground Rd., Xenia
Better Gnomes and Gardens ($10 residents, others $15)
1:30 pm, Friends Care Assisted Living Meeting Room
Shakespeare Reading Group
2:00 pm
YS Writers Eclectic
7:30 pm, Antioch College Foundry Theatre
YS Chamber Orchestra/Community Chorus final concert: "Harlem Renaissance Revisited"

Monday, May 8
All day, Greene County Library System website
Online Book Club: Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand
 Noon until 10:00 pm, various Greene County park locations
Spring Bird Count

Tuesday, May 9
3:00 pm
Mother's Day Tea
6;00 until 8:00 pm, Antioch Farm 
Farm Volunteer Work Day 

Wednesday, May 10
6:30 until 8:30 pm, Beaver View Health Center 3095 Dayton-Xenia Rd., Beavercreek
GCCOA program: "Memory Loss, Dementia & Alzheimer's Disease"
8:30 pm, Trailside Museum
Full Moon Hike & Seed Exchange (GHA members free, others $5)
8:30 until 10:00 pm, Indian Mound Reserve: Williamson Mount Parking Lot
Full Moon Night Hike - Flower Moon (donations accepted)

Thursday, May 11
11:30 am, John Bryan Community Center
Zumba with Lynn Hardman (free to YSSC members)
12:30 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library
Mystery Book Club: The Coroner's Lunch by Colin Cotterill
3:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library
Paws to Read 

Friday, May 12
7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House
Laurel Mountain Bluegrass ($10)
8:00 pm, Herndon Gallery, Antioch College
An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein ($10, $20 w/wine tasting)

Saturday, May 13
9:00 am until noon, Greene Environmental Services, 2145 Greene Way Blvd., Xenia
Household and Special Waste Collection Event
1:00 pm, Trailside Museum
Guardians of the Glen land steward session
1:00 pm, Mills Park Hotel
YS Heritage Walking Tour: Historical Black Residential Areas of Yellow Springs ($5)
7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House
Kettering Banjo Society ($10)
8:00 pm, Herndon Gallery, Antioch College
An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein ($10, $20 w/wine tasting)

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Events & Activities April 29 - May 6, 2017

Includes YSSC events described in Senior Notes, the YSSC monthly newsletter with an 11" x 17" calendar page for the month included. A subscription to Senior Notes is available to anyone of any age wishing to support Yellow Springs Senior Citizens, Inc., for a nominal annual dues of $20.00 per person or $35.00 for a family.

Regular weekly YSSC activities are listed in the sidebar here.  

Any  event without a location noted takes place at the Yellow Springs Senior Center, 227 Xenia Avenue. Call the Center (767-5751) with any questions and to sign up for events.

Text Color Code:

*** Alerts ***
Time and location (if not at Senior Center) of activity. If only a time is shown, the Senior Center is the location
Activities sponsored by the Senior Center
Activities not sponsored by the Senior Center, but which may be of interest to our members

Saturday, April 29
Buckeye TrailFest
11:00 am until 2:00 pm, James Ranch Park, 177 Fairgrounds Rd., Xenia
Greene County Parks & Trails Native Plant Sale
1:00 pm, Trailside Museum
Guardians of the Glen
1:00 until 3:00 pm, Mills Park Hotel
YS Heritage: History of Social Justice Walking Tour ($5)
2:30 until 4:30 pm, Glen Helen Auditorium
Glen Helen Association Annual Meeting featuring Tom Helbig
6:00 until 9:00 pm, Brandeberry Winery
Live Music: Weston Papp acoustic rock hits
7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House
Antioch School Drama Performance ($10 suggested admission)

Sunday, April 30
Buckeye TrailFest
1:00 until 3:00 pm, Narrows Reserve Nature Center, 2575 Indian Ripple Rd., Xenia
Animal Encounters: Birds
1:30 pm, Friends Care Assisted Living Meeting Room
Shakespeare Reading Group

Monday, May 1
All day, Greene County Library System website
Online Book Club: Seabiscuit by Laura Hillenbrand
10:30 am
Membership Committee Meeting

Tueday, May 2
7:00 am until 7:00 pm, Narrows Reserve Nature Center, 2575 Indian Ripple Rd., Xenia)
Bird Migration Field Trip ($50 residents, others $60, pre-registration required by April 27)
6;00 until 8:00 pm, Antioch Farm
Farm Volunteer Work Day

Wednesday, May 3
4:00 pm
"Understanding Constitutional Rights" discussion series
6:30 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library
Board Game Night

Thursday, May 4
11:30 am, John Bryan Community Center
Zumba with Lynn Hardman (free to YSSC members)
6:30 pm
Great Books Group
7:00 pm
Charlie Brown Support Group

Friday, May 5
Noon until 5:00 pm, Children's Center parking lot (corner of Limestone and Corry)
Drop off for May 6 Fundraiser Yard Sale
5:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library
Cooking with Mariano Rios and La Pampa Grill
8:00 pm, Herndon Gallery, Antioch College

An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein ($10, $20 w/wine tasting)


Saturday, May 6
9:00 am until 4:00 pm, Children's Center parking lot (corner of Limestone and Corry)
Fundraiser Yard Sale for Senior Center/Children's Center
10:00 am until 4:00 pm, George Rogers Clark Park, Springfield
Spring at New Boston Annual Plant Sale
10:00 until 11:30 pm, Narrows Resreve Nature Center, 2575 Indian Ripple Rd., Xenia
Milkweed for Monarchs
1:00 pm, Trailside Museum
Guardians of the Glen land steward session
2:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library
Master Gardener Talk by Macy Reynolds: "What Lives Under Your Feet?"
6:45 bus departure from YS High School parking lot
Springfield Symphony season finale (contact Jeff Huntington for ticket info)
7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House

Hall Harris Orchestra swing/dance ($10)

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Events & Activities April 22 - 29, 2017

Includes YSSC events described in Senior Notes, the YSSC monthly newsletter with an 11" x 17" calendar page for the month included. A subscription to Senior Notes is available to anyone of any age wishing to support Yellow Springs Senior Citizens, Inc., for a nominal annual dues of $20.00 per person or $35.00 for a family.

Regular weekly YSSC activities are listed in the sidebar here.  

Any  event without a location noted takes place at the Yellow Springs Senior Center, 227 Xenia Avenue. Call the Center (767-5751) with any questions and to sign up for events.

Text Color Code:

*** Alerts ***
Time and location (if not at Senior Center) of activity. If only a time is shown, the Senior Center is the location
Activities sponsored by the Senior Center
Activities not sponsored by the Senior Center, but which may be of interest to our members

Saturday, April 22
8:00 until 10;00 am, Grinnell Mill
Earth Day Bird Hike (GHA members free, others $5)
8:00 am until 9:00 pm, downtown Bellbrook
Bellbrook Sugar Maple Festival
10:00 am until 1:00 pm, Corner of Limestone and Corry Sts. (enter off Corry)
Save a tree, shred and recycle that! drive-through shredding and recycling station
10:00 am until noon, Indian Mound Reserve- Williamson Mound Entrance, 2750 US Route 42 E, Cedarville
Wildflower Walk with author Bob Henn
10:30 am, Yellow Springs Community Library
Knitting 101 *** rescheduled from March 11 ***
1:00 pm, Glen Helen Auditorium
Paper, Plastic or Art? (GHA members free, others $5)
1:00 pm, Trailside Museum
Guardians of the Glen
1:00 until 3:00 pm, Mills Park Hotel
YS Heritage: Blacks in Yellow Springs Walking Tour ($5)
2:00 pm, Yellow Springs Community Library
YSLA Tea; The Woman Detective in Popular Culture
6:00 until 9:00 pm, Brandeberry Winery
Live Music: Peter Conrad - "Songs from All Those Years Ago" and requests
7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House
Ragtime Riverboat Rats ($10 suggested admission)

Sunday, April 23
8:00 am registration, Outdoor Education Center
Glen Helen Annual 5k-10k
11:00 am until 5:00 pm, downtown Bellbrook
Bellbrook Sugar Maple Festival
1:30 pm, Friends Care Assisted Living Meeting Room
Shakespeare Reading Group
2:00 until 4:00 pm, Glen Helen Raptor Center
Raptor Center Earth Day Program
7:30 pm, First Presbyterian Church
Chamber Music Yellow Springs Annual Competition ($25 general, $7 student)

Monday, April 24
All day, Greene County Library System website
Online Book Club: Small Island by Andrea Levy

Tuesday, April 25
10:00 am
Hearing Aid Help with Dr. Tom Lolan
10:30 am
Letter-Writing Workshop with artist Sady Sparks
6;00 until 8:00 pm, Antioch Farm
Farm Volunteer Work Day
7:00 pm, Antioch College Foundry Theatre
Walk It with You: The Courage of Coretta Scott King Annual Commemoration

Wednesday, April 26
11:00 am until 1:00 pm, Assembly Building, Greene County Fairgrounds, Xenia
GCCO Senior Recognition Luncheon
5:00 pm
YSSC Board Meeting

Thursday, April 27
Buckeye TrailFest
11:30 am, John Bryan Community Center
Zumba with Lynn Hardman (free to YSSC members)

Friday, April 28
Buckeye TrailFest
12:30 pm, FCC main dining room
80+ Birthday Luncheon (those 80+ with April birthdays free, others $5)
1:00 pm, Mills Lawn School cafeteria/Auditorium
Senior Tea
6:00 until 8:00 pm, Miami Township fire station, 225 Corry St.
MFTR Open House
7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House
Antioch School Drama Performance ($10 suggested admission)

Saturday, April 29
Buckeye TrailFest
11:00 am until 2:00 pm, James Ranch Park, 177 Fairgrounds Rd., Xenia
Greene County Parks & Trails Native Plant Sale
1:00 pm, Trailside Museum
Guardians of the Glen
1:00 until 3:00 pm, Mills Park Hotel
YS Heritage: History of Social Justice Walking Tour ($5)
2:30 until 4:30 pm, Glen Helen Auditorium
Glen Helen Association Annual Meeting featuring Tom Helbig
6:00 until 9:00 pm, Brandeberry Winery
Live Music: Weston Papp acoustic rock hits
7:30 pm, Clifton Opera House
Antioch School Drama Performance ($10 suggested admission)