The Dayton Ballet's holiday performance of The Nutcracker has become a beloved family holiday tradition. Make the performance extra special for the little ones by attending the "Sugar Plum Tea" - a special pre-performance annul event presented by the Dayton Ballet Barre. This year's event moves to the Dayton Woman's Club, a beautiful setting that provides tea service, petit fours, mini sandwiches and other yummy delights. Children will have an opportunity for photos with the Sugar Plum Fairy and Nutcracker, learn dance steps, color, and hear the story of The Nutcracker before the … [Read more...] about Children Celebrate the Holidays at the Sugar Plum Tea
Please join in the 11th Annual Santa Pub Crawl on Saturday December 10th from 5pm – 11pm. This fun holiday event benefits the Marine’s Toys for Tots Foundation and is presented by the volunteers at The Gem City Podcast, who love to make sure all kids get a gift at the holidays! This year’s goal is to get a gift to 6,000 local children! Please bring an unwrapped $10 value gift or a $10 cash donation to participate. Registration will be held at both The Dublin Pub and Oregon Express, so you park at either end of the District to get started! Registration starts at 5pm, but you can join anytime … [Read more...] about Join the fun at the Santa Pub Crawl on Saturday December 10th!
Premier Health is making it easier for busy women to get their annual mammogram screening with its mobile mammography coach that travels to businesses, public venues and events throughout Southwest Ohio. Equipped with advanced imaging equipment, the coach offers traditional 2D and Genius ™3D Mammography™ technology to detect breast cancer. Schedule a mobile mammogram by calling (844) 453-4199. For more information about the process and locations, visit premierhealth.com/mammo. The following dates and times are open for appointments: • Dec. 7, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at SureCare Medical … [Read more...] about Mobil Mammography- Schedule Your Screening Near You
What does President-elect Trump most need to know about our region? WYSO is launching a crowd sourcing project to open the dialogue between our community and the new administration. Write a letter to the President-elect and send it to WYSO. We want to hear from you, your family, your friends and your neighbors. Your letter can be written or recorded for audio or video. WYSO will collect the letters for a special storytelling radio series early next year. Here's what to do: Write a letter: No more than 300 words - THEN Read your letter out loud and make an audio or video … [Read more...] about Introducing “Dear Mr. President” from WYSO
Welcome to Week 43 of Mystery Mondays. The answer to Week 42's Mystery Photo is: The NCR Renaissance Auditorium at The Dayton Art Institute, built in 1930. I took this photo on November 23, 2016 before the WYSO benefit show Such A Night: The Last Waltz Live. We congratulate our randomly drawn winner Courtney of Bellbrook. You've won 2 tickets to The Legendary Lights of Clifton Mill. Enter here: http://goo.gl/forms/dyU55fzc48 We'll post the winner next Monday with details about the photo as well as a new photo to challenge your knowledge of the Dayton area. Thanks for playing … [Read more...] about Mystery Monday – December 5, 2016
Hello Everyone! Thanksgiving weekend was bustling at THE NEON. Many thanks to everyone who came out to support our two award-winning films. Speaking of awards, we were very happy to read about MOONLIGHT cleaning up at the Gotham Awards this week (the first big awards of the season). Over the past two years, the Gotham Awards have predicted the Oscar for "Best Picture" (SPOTLIGHT and BIRDMAN)...thus we think MOONLIGHT will continue to be a major player this year. We will hold both LOVING and MOONLIGHT for another week. In addition, we have one more treat to rotate back into the mix - A … [Read more...] about MAN CALLED OVE Returns and LOVING & MOONLIGHT Stay at THE NEON!
YWCA Dayton will honor eight women during its 2017 Women of Influence awards luncheon on March 9, 2017, noon to 1 pm, at the Dayton Convention Center. This year marks the 20th anniversary of the award; with an average attendance of 800, it is the single largest daytime nonprofit event in Dayton. Since 1998, the YWCA Dayton WOI Awards have recognized and honored the most influential women in the Dayton area, women who have made a difference in our community through their dedication to the YWCA mission of empowering women, eliminating racism and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity … [Read more...] about YWCA Dayton announces 2017 Women of Influence
The Dayton Book Fair Foundation hosted it's 2016 book sale just a couple of weeks ago and proceeds were donated to 3 local non-proftits- FilmDayton, K12 Gallery & TEJAS, Learning Tree Farm. Now it's time to find 3 new beneficiaries for the 2017 sale, which will be held the second week in November. The application process could not be simpler— there’s no form or report or presentation. We simply need a letter from your group. Your letter should tell us something about the group’s mission, your role in our community, and how you envision a partnership with the Book Fair … [Read more...] about Book Fair Accepting Applications for 2017 Charity Partners
Tired of your average bazaar? This one promises to be fun and fulfilling! This Saturday, Dec. 3rd in Moraine, The Greater Dayton Apartment Association office is hosting a Holiday Bazaar! All proceeds benefit their related charity, called The Rent Foundation, which helps keep families from being homeless, by paying their rent in times of unexpected hardship. Over the year, the Rent Foundation has helped hundreds of local families, and your support, will help them continue to help hundreds more. HERE IS THE SKINNY ON THE SATURDAY, DEC. 3rd HOLIDAY BAZAAR: ---WHEN: This … [Read more...] about Dec. 3rd Bazaar to Feature Free Mimosa Tasting !
Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. Since its inaugural year in 2012, #GivingTuesday has become a movement that celebrates and supports giving and philanthropy with events throughout the year and a growing catalog of resources. Created by a team of influencers in New York City who joined forces, collaborating across sectors, offering expertise and working tirelessly, to launch #GivingTuesday and have continued to shape, grow and strengthen the … [Read more...] about A Day of Philanthropy- Giving Tuesday