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TODAY

• Sidney city officials host a public meeting at 6 p.m. in the Senior Center, 304 S. West Ave., to get residents’ feedback about a proposed changes to state Route 47 between Fourth Avenue and Wagner Avenue.

• The Joint Township District Memorial Hospital Volunteer Department hosts a Masquerade $5 jewelry sale today until 7 p.m. and Friday from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the hospital conference rooms, 200 St. Clair, St. Marys.

• Troy-Hayner Cultural Center, 301 W. Main, Troy, presentsan exhibit, “Arte Cubano 2016,” Exhibit continues through April 30. Free. 937-339-0457.

• Dayton Art Institute, 456 Belmonte Park N., Dayton, presents an exhibit, “Kay WalkingStick: An American Artist,” through May 7. Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.; Thursday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Admission: $8 adults, $5 seniors and active military, students and members free. daytonartinstitute.org.

• La Comedia Dinner Theatre, 765 W. Central Ave., Springboro, presents “Away in the Basement: A Church Basement Ladies Christmas” through April 23. Thursday, Friday and Sunday at 10:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Saturday at 5:30 p.m. Tickets: $61-$75 at 800-677-9505. Includes meal.

• Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E. Broad St., Columbus, exhibits “A Dangerous Woman, Subversion and Surrealism in the Art of Honore Sharrer” through May 21; “Shakespeare in Prague: Imagining the Bard in the Heart of Europe” through May 10; “Bodies@Work: The Work of Ruben and Isabel Toledo,” through June 30; “Aminah’s Presidential Suite” through Dec. 31; “Dogs” through April 30; and “Glass Magic” through Dec. 31, 2018; hours vary; “Shakespeare in Czech Lands.” Admission: Adults $14; seniors, $8; students 18 and older, $8; students 6-17, $5; children 5 and under, free; Sundays free; Thursdays 5 to 9 p.m., pay what you want.

• Rosewood Gallery, 2655 Olson Drive, Kettering, presents “The Poet’s Desk,” an exhibit of sculpture by Cynthia Gregory, and “Interjubjective Indusgence,” an exhibit of paintings by Heather Lea Reid through April 7. Gallery hours: Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free. 937-296-0294.

• Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, 962 Mount Adams Circle, Cincinnati, presents “Jane Eyre” through April 8. Times vary. Tickets: $35 and up at 800-582-3208.

• Victoria Theatre Association presents “Dirty Dancing” through Sunday in the Schuster Center in downtown Dayton. Times vary. Tickets: $30-$122 and the Irish Rovers in concert tonight at 7:30 p.m. in the Victoria Theatre, 138 N. Main St., Dayton. Tickets: $31.30-$68.30 at www.ticketcenterstage.com.

Wright State University preents “9 to 5” through April 2 in the Festival Playhouse of the Creative Arts Center, 3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Fairborn. Times vary. Tickets: $22 adults; $20 students and seniors at 937-775-2500.

• New Bremen Public Library hosts Famiy Fun Craft Night, making marbelized paper, at 6:30 p.m. Advance registration required at 419-629-2158.

• New Knoxville Community Library offers an adult craft at 6 p.m. Advance registration required at 419-753-2724.

• Stallo Memorial Library in Minster hosts Late Night Fun for girls in the fourth grade at 6:30 p.m. Advance registration required at 419-628-2925.

FRIDAY

• Crescent Players presents “Mary Poppins” today, March 23 and March 24 at 7 p.m., Saturday at 2 and 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. in the Dicke Auditorium at New Bremen High School. Tickets: $10 in advance at crescentplayers.com; $12 at the door. 419-678-4643.

• Today is the deadline to register for a nest box workshop scheduled for Saturday from 2 to 4 p.m., in the Brukner Nature Center, 5995 Horseshoe Bend Road, Troy. Fee: $20 for next box kit plus $5 for nonmembers. 937-698-6493.

• Senior Center of Sidney and Shelby County, 304 S. West Ave., hosts a dance with music by Bill Corfield from 7 to 10 p.m. Admission: $5 members, $7 nonmembers.

• Russia Branch Library, 200 Raider St., Russia, hosts story time at 10:15 a.m.

• VFW, 2841 Wapakoneta Ave., hosts a fish fry from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Meals: $7.50 eat in; $7 carry-out.

• Sidney Knights of Columbus, 1300 N. Fourth Ave., host a fish fry from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Meals for adults: $8 eat in; $7.50 carry out; for children 11 and under: $4.

• Wright State University-Lake Campus, 7600 Lake Campus Drive, Celina, presents an exhibit of student art from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Dicke Hall.

• Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E. Broad St., Columbus, opens an exhibit, Allan Sekula: aerospace Folktales ad Other Stories. Admission: Adults $14; seniors, $8; students 18 and older, $8; students 6-17, $5; children 5 and under, free; Sundays free; Thursdays 5 to 9 p.m., pay what you want.

• Miami County Park District hosts a bird walk, “Woodcock Walk,” at 7:30 p.m. in the Charleston Falls Preserve, 2535 Ross Road, Tipp City.

• Tickets go on sale today at 10 a.m. for a concert by Avenged Sevenfold scheduled for July 10 in the Riverbend Music Center in Cincinnati. Tickets at www.ticketmaster.com.

SATURDAY

• National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Fairborn, hosts Family Day from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Games, demonstrations, displays. Stories and crafts for preschool and primary-grade children at 11:30 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. Free. 937-255-4646.

• La Comedia Dinner Theatre, 765 W. Central Ave., Springboro, presents “The Boy Who Cried Wolf” today, Tuesday, Wednesday and March 25, 28 and 29 at 10:30 a.m. Tickets: $10, includes lunch. 800-677-9505.

• Indian Lake State Park, 12774 state Route 235, Lakeview, hosts a maple syrup festival from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. today and Sunday. Free. And a pancake breakfast. Meals: $5 adults, $3 children.

• Boch Hollow State Nature Preserve, 7211 Bremen Road, Logan, hosts a shamrock hike from 1 to 4 p.m. Free. For information, email lauren.metcalf@dnr.state.oh.us.

• Miami County YMCA Robinson Branch, 3060 S. county Road 25A, Troy, hosts Saturday Night Live for children in grades K-6, from 7 to 11:30 p.m. Swimming, games, bounce house, movie, pizza. $10 members; $16 nonmembers. Advance registration required at 937-440-9622.

SUNDAY

• Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra performs a Stained Glass Concert in the Calvary Missionary Baptist Chruch, 2067 N. Gettysburg Ave., Dayton, at 5 p.m. Free. 937-279-0580.

• Brukner Nature Center, 5995 Horseshoe Bend Road, Troy, hosts View from the Vista, birdwatching, from 2 to 4 p.m.

• Caesar Creek State Park, 8570 state Route 73, Waynesville, hosts a five-mile Spring into Fitness hike from 1 to 4 p.m. Free. 513-897-2437.

• Miami County Park District hosts a dog social, “Just Walking the Dog,” from 1 to 3 p.m., in the Stillwater Prairie Reserve, 9750 state Route 185, Covington. Free.

• Sidney American Legion, 1265 Fourth Ave., hosts a brunch from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Meals: $8 adults, $4 children under 12; children 5 and under eat free.

MONDAY

• Springfield Symphony Orchestra presents the Springfield Youth Orchestras and Children’s Chorus in concert at 7 p.m. in the Kuss auditorium of the Clark State Performing Arts Center, 300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield. Tickets: $10 adults, $5 students and seniors at www.springfieldsym.org.

• New Bremen Public Library hosts Move and Groove to the Music for children in grades K-3 at 6:30 p.m.

• New Knoxville Community Library presents Bingo Bash for all ages at 3 p.m. and a talk by Kim Wint about essential oils at 6:30 p.m. Make a roller ball for $5. Advance registration required for roller ball at 419-753-2724.

• The Petersburg Parishes host a pillowcase dress sew-a-thon at 9 a.m. in the St. Lawrence Church hall, Botkins Road, Rhine. Take pillowcases, buttons, ribbon, notions. 937-693-3163.

• Edison State Community College, 1973 Edison Drive, Piqua, presents a talk by President Dr. Doreen Larson, “Women in Education, in Room 456 at noon. Free.

TUESDAY

• Victoria Theatre Association presents a Mid-Day Arts Cafe performance by University of Dayton students at 11:30 a.m., in the Schuster Center in downtown Dayton. Tickets: $15, includes lunch. www.ticketcenterstage.com.

• New Bremen Public Library hosts story time for children up to first grade at 6:30 p.m. 419-629-2158.

• Stallo Memorial Library in Minster hosts preschool story time for children 3 to kindergarten at 10:30 a.m. and Paws to Read for children in grades 1-2 to read to dogs at 5:45 p.m. Advance registration required for dog program at 419-628-2925.

• Darke County Parks hosts an early morning discovery hike for adults at 8 a.m. and Project FeederWatch, bird-watching, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. today and Wednesday in the Shawnee Prairie Preserve, 4267 state Route 502 W., Greenville. Free. 937-548-0165.

WEDNESDAY

• Today is the deadline to purchase advance tickets for Marion County Historical Society’s “A Night at Heritage Hall” scheduled for March 24 and 25 at 7 p.m. in the Heritage Hall Museum, 169 E. Church St., Marion. Self-guided flashlight tours with living history figures. Tickets: $7 nonmembers, $3.50 members at www.maronhistory.com.

• Stallo Memorial Library in Minster presents a Being Your Best You program, “Spring Cleaning with Essential Oils” at 6 p.m. Advance registration required at 419-628-2925.

• Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E. Broad St., Columbus, presents a talk by Jean Druesedow, “Remembering Charles,” at 2 p.m. Admission: $20 nonmembers, $5 members. 614-629-0359.

MARCH 23

• New Bremen Public Library hosts story time for children up to first grade at 10:30 a.m. and the Book Buzz adult book club at 1 p.m. Discuss books over coffee and dessert.

• New Knoxville Community Library hosts story time for children 3 to first grade at 3 p.m. and the Lego robotics Club for children i grades 3-7 at 4 p.m. Advance registration required for Lego Club at 419-753-2724.

• Piqua Public Library, 116 W. High St., Piqua, hosts story time for children up to 5 at 10:30 a.m. Free.

• Dayton Art Institute, 456 Belmonte Park N., Dayton, presents a talk by Katherine Ryckman Suegwarth and Dr. Susan Matis, “Behind the Scenes of Kay Walkingstick: An American Artist,” at 4 p.m. Advance ticket purchase required. Tickets: $5 members, $10 nonmembers at www.daytonartinstitute.org.

• Miami County Park District hosts a Health Trekkers low-impact hike at 10 a.m. in the Lost Creek Reserve, 2385 E. state Route 41, Troy.

Compiled by Patricia Ann Speelman. Submit event listings to pspeelman@aimmedianetwork.com.

Compiled by Patricia Ann Speelman. Submit event listings to pspeelman@aimmedianetwork.com.