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What to Do in Tippecanoe: July 16 – 27, 2014

A listing of upcoming events in Tipp City, Ohio, and other local events of interest.

Tipp City Board of Zoning Appeals
When: Wednesday, July 16, 7:30pm
Where: City Government Center, 260 S. Garber Drive, Tipp City, OH

Victoria Cool Films Series: “Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory”
When: July 17
Where: Victoria Theater, Dayton, OH
Description: The beloved fantasy about a poor boy who wins the opportunity to tour the most eccentric and wonderful candy factory on earth in its first film adaptation. Check website for movie times and to purchase tickets: http://www.victoriatheatre.com/series/films/

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TMCS Board of Trustees Meeting
When: Thursday, July 17, 6:30 pm
Where: City Government Center, 260 S. Garber Drive, Tipp City, OH
Description: Tipp Monroe Community Services monthly Board of Trustees meeting. The public is invited to attend. Remember: We can’t do it without YOU!!!

Seventh Annual Art Show
When: July 18-20
Where: Hoffman United Methodist Church activity center, 201 S. Main St. (one block west of St. Rt. 48), West Milton, Oh 45383
artshowDescription: The seventh annual art show is a non-juried show. The purpose of the show is to provide a showcase for area talent. There are 38 participants from area communities. There is no admittance fee and all three days of the show are open to the public. Live music will be provided: Friday 7-8:30 Caleb Thomas will sing and play piano and guitar; Saturday Louise Adams will provide violin music 10-2; Sunday 12:30-2:30 Brett Weaver will sing and play guitar. A silent auction, featuring pieces provided by the artists, will begin during the Opening Reception from 6:30-8:30 on July 18 and concludes at 3:30 P.M. on Saturday, July 19. The show will also be open 10:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Saturday, and 11 A.M. to 3:30 P.M. on Sunday. $2,000 in cash awards will be presented thanks to a generous donation by Bill Netzley of Netzley Roofing. People’s Choice voting from all three days will determine ten winners. Winners will be announced and awards presented at 2:45 on Sunday, July 20. Some pieces by participating artists may be available for purchase. For further information call Cheryl at (937) 698-7030. For show times and more information, please visit www.HoffmanUMC.org.

Tipp City Marketplace
When: Saturday, July 19 and Saturdays all summer, 9am – Noon
Where: Third and Main, Tipp City, OH
f1f0591b2eb53cf42fbfee9110bf4797Description: The Tipp City Marketplace returns, and it’s back in the original location at Third and Main Streets! The Marketplace brings local growers and vendors to historic Tipp City, OH. Running June through September and formerly known as the Tippecanoe Farmers’ Market, this locally-organized market enters its eighth year in operation in historic downtown Tipp City. For more information, please visit the new website at http://www.tippmarketplace.org/.

Hartel’s Memorial Euchre Tournament & Fish Fry
When: Saturday, July 19, 5 – 10 p.m.
Where: Elks Lodge #58, 2801 Old Troy Pike, Dayton, OH
Description: Hartel’s was the iconic North Dayton bar and eatery that was a favorite hangout for generations of Kiser High School students and the site of countless euchre games. Hartel’s comes alive again for a night of fun, great food and euchre play when the Kiser High School Alumni Association holds its Hartel’s Memorial Euchre Tournament & Fish Fry. The meal will be served at 5:00 p.m. Euchre play begins at 6:00. You need not play euchre to attend. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 at the door. The ticket price includes the Fish Fry dinner, consisting of cod fillet, sausage, Cole slaw, French fries and baked beans. Draft beer and soft drinks are included.Kiser grad Doug Sherman is the fish fryer. A $500 Cash Raffle will be held. All proceeds go to the KHSAA’s Scholarship Fund. To purchase advance tickets call 667-8782.

American Legion’s Hawaiian Luau
When: Saturday July 19, 6 PM
Where: The American Legion Post 586, 377 N Third St., Tipp City
Description: Luau with roast pig dinner including scalloped potatoes, baked beans, slaw, fruit kabobs and rolls starting at 6 PM. “American Made Band” will play music to dance to starting at 8 PM. Fruit sliders, limbo, best costume and other games. Come and join the fun! The American Legion Family cordially invites you to join us for a good meal and a lot of fun. Proceeds will provide funds for building maintenance and repair.

TMCS Summer Vacation at the Park
When: Times are from 9am to noon Monday through Thursday each week, starting June 16.
Where: Roundhouse, Tipp City Park, Tipp City, OH
Description: Six weeks of fun as Tipp Monroe Community Services presents “Vacation at the Park” for children 4 – 9 years of age. Every week is hopping with fun and stimulating activities . . . as well as learning, games, and crafts. Special visitors will bring a variety or information pertaining to the subject of the week. Call 667-8631 or go to www.tmcomservices.org for more information. There is fun stuff for grown-ups too.

July 21-25 — Icky, Sticky, Ooey, Gooey, Slinky, Slimy, Squirmy, Wormy: Unless you like snakes, worms, bugs, goop, dirt and other disgusting things, you will need all the courage you can rustle-up to get through this week. Perform experiments by making slime and goop. Make friends with worms and snakes and get some dirt on your hands. Need I say more?

Monroe Township Trustees Meeting
When: Monday, July 21, 7 p.m. (1st & 3rd Monday of each month)
Where: Monroe Township Building, 6 East Main Street, Tipp City, Ohio
Description: Monroe Township Trustees Meetings are held on the 1st & 3rd Monday of each month at 7:00pm. If the Monday is a National Holiday , the meeting will be held the following Tuesday. All Special Meetings are advertised.

Tipp City Council
When: Monday, July 21, 7:30pm
Where: City Government Center, 260 S. Garber Drive, Tipp City, OH

Tipp City Restoration Board
When: Tuesday, July 22, 7:30pm
Where: City Government Center, 260 S. Garber Drive, Tipp City, OH

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Notes: the Tippecanoe Gazette strives to include as many event listings as possible, but we reserve the right to refuse to print or publicize your event. We cannot guarantee the accuracy of these listings, so contact the referenced organization for more information and verification. Send your events and any updates to info@gregenslen.com for inclusion. The deadline for consideration is Friday, 5pm for publication on the next Wednesday.

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