Area briefs


Provided photo Decyfer Down, featuring Piqua native Ben Millhouse, will give a free concert at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 18, at Hance Pavilion in Fountain Park, Piqua.


Forest Hill plans picnic

PIQUA — Join Forest Hill Cemetery and Arboretum will hold its first Picnic at the Hill on Saturday, June 10, between 4 and 7 p.m.

Gather up a blanket, pack the picnic basket and head on out to the cemetery. Visit a friend or family member, lay out the blanket and have the whole family there to enjoy a picnic. When you’re done take a walk and take in the beauty of the trees and gardens as well as the many different monuments.

The event is free to all, but the cemetery will have a donation box set up by the main office to help support the purchase of a Verdin clock.

YWCA offers Healthy Moves

PIQUA — Dea Davis will lead a new session of Healthy Moves with a four-week session beginning Monday, June 12, from 11 a.m. to noon at the YWCA. New students are welcome.

“The class will focus on improving balance, relaxation and breathing,” said Davis. “The movements will be gentle, smooth and continuous with emphasis on gaining strength and better balance.”

For more information on membership requirements or to register, stop at the YWCA Piqua at 418 N. Wayne St. or call 773-6626. The YWCA is handicapped-accessible.

Kids’ dance classes slated

PIQUA — Students 3 years old and up will want to join in a new six-week dance class session beginning Tuesday, June 13. Kendra Melvin, instructor, will help participants learn several dance types which include ballet mixed with jazz and contemporary dance techniques.

Two sessions will be held on Tuesdays: 4:30-5 p.m. for 3-4 year olds and 5:15-5:45 p.m. for students 5 years old and up.

For more information or to register for the class, stop at the YWCA at 418 N. Wayne St or call 773-6626.

Free show at Hance Pavilion

PIQUA — North Carolina-based rock band Decyfer Down, featuring Piqua native and drummer Ben Millhouse, will perform at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 18, at Hance Pavilion in Fountain Park, 1300 Forest Ave., Piqua. The concert is free.

The band’s radio singles include “Nothing More” and “Anchor Me.” They have performed and toured with artists including Breaking Benjamin, Puddle of Mudd, and Buckcherry, among others, and played events including X-Fest.

Visit Decyfer Down’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/decyferdown/.

For more information, contact the Piqua Grace United Methodist Church by calling 773-8232 or emailing office@pgumc.com

Provided photo Decyfer Down, featuring Piqua native Ben Millhouse, will give a free concert at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 18, at Hance Pavilion in Fountain Park, Piqua.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/06/web1_DecyferDown-1.jpgProvided photo Decyfer Down, featuring Piqua native Ben Millhouse, will give a free concert at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 18, at Hance Pavilion in Fountain Park, Piqua.