Public Hearing

PIQUA — Notice is hereby given that on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. in the Commission Chambers of the Municipal Government Complex located at 201 West Water Street, Piqua, the city of Piqua Commission will meet in regular session to consider the proposed city of Piqua Tax Budget for Miami County for the Calendar year 2016 and Draft Appropriation Ordinance.

Prior to the meeting, the budget will be available online at

Dine to Donate at Culver’s in Troy

TROY — Join us on Monday, June 22, at Culver’s located at 2100 W. Main St., Troy for our Dine to Donate to support the wildlife ambassadors at Brukner Nature Center!

Come show your support by eating out on Monday, June 22nd from 5-8 p.m. Culver’s will donate 15 percent of all sales when a flyer is presented at check-out.

Flyers are available on our website (Click “Dine to Donate”), at our Interpretive Building, or email for one to be sent to you. Good for dine in or carry-out.

Thank you for your support!

Preschool in the Park “Frogs and Tadpoles”

TIPP CITY — Join Park District Naturalist Gecko Jody as she discovers the natural world on Monday, June 22, from 11 a.m. to noon. Take a discovery hike to the pond where participants will look and listen for frogs and tadpoles at Charleston Falls Preserve, located at 2535 Ross Rd. in Tipp City.

Meet in the gravel parking lot. The fee is $3.00 for each class. Class size is limited to 12. Class minimum is four.

Must be registered to attend. Call 335-6273 or register on line at

Kiwanis Meeting

PIQUA — There will be a Kiwanis Meeting on Wednesday, June 24, from noon to 1 p.m.

On Wednesday, the meeting will be on: “Piqua Civic Band: History, youth mentoring and schedule for upcoming season” with Tami Tennison, band president, and Brett Poling, director.

Kiwanis meetings are open to the public. Luncheon and meetings take place at noon on Wednesdays at The Bistro Room (formerly The Backyard Bistro) at 1876 Commerce Dr. in Piqua. Reservations are required by noon on the Monday prior to each meeting. For more information, call Brian Phillips (778-1586) or visit the website:

Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world, one community, and one child at a time.

Brown Bag Book Discussion

PIQUA — Meet at Noon in the Louis Program Room at the Piqua Public Library for the Brown Bag Discussion on Wednesday, June 24. Bring your lunch and join as we discuss the Paris Architect by Charles Belfoure.

In Nazi-occupied Paris, a gifted architect is hired to create a hiding space for a wealthy Jewish man. Will the Nazis find out?

Piqua Public Library is located at 116 W. High St. in Piqua.

Bookmobile in the Park “Superheros-Spiders”

TROY — At the Hobart Urban Nature Preserve, 1400 Tyrone, Troy, the Miami Country Park District will hold a bookmobile on Wednesday, June 24, at 2 p.m.

In addition to a visit from the Bookmobile, participants will join a park naturalist and learn how spiders have Spider-Man powers. Find out why they are a superhero in the animal world

All ages are welcome. As we learn about our furry friends, the bats, find out why they are a superhero in the animal world

Registration not required but preferred. Call 335-6273 or register on line at