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TODAY

• Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E. Broad St., Columbus, exhibits “Red Horizon: Contemporary Art and Photography in the USSR and Russia, 1960-2010” through Sept. 24, “Three Chagalls” through March 11, “Sidney Chafetz: Poets and False Prophets” through Dec. 3, “Botanical Wonders: Flower Figure Quilts 1850-1950” through March 11; and “Motion” through April 30; hours vary; 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.

• Springfield Museum of Art, 107 Cliff Park Road, Springfield, presents “Ponds, Gardens and Shadows: Paintings by Jennifer Rosengarten” through Jan. 7. Wednesday through Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission: $5 adults, $3 students and seniors, children 17 and under, free. 937-325-4673.

• Shelby County Historical Society presents an exhibit, “Titans of Industry,” in the Ross Historical Center, 201 N. Main Ave., through mid-October. 498-1653.

• The Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library and Museums, Hayes and Buckland avenues, Fremont, presents Quilt National, contemporary art quilts, on exhibit through Oct. 15. Admission: $7.50 adults, $6.50 seniors 60 and older, $3 children 6-12. 419-332-2081.

• Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum, 300 N. Whitewoman St., Coshocton, continues an exhibit, Breweriana-Preserving the History of the American Brewing Industry, through Sept. 24. Admission: $4 adults, $3 children. 740-622-8710.

• Dayton Art Institute, 456 Belmonte Park N., Dayton, presents “Ubuhle Women: Beadwork and the Art of Independence,” an exhibit of South African beadwork, through Sept. 17; Exhibit admission: $14 adults, $11 seniors 60 and older and students 18 and older, $6 children 7-17; members and children under 7, free.

• The Greene, 4452 Buckeye Lane, Beavercreek, presents Rick Sylvester from 6 to 10 p.m. Free.

• La Comedia Dinner Theatre, 765 W. Central Ave., Springboro, presents “Mama Mia” through Oct. 28. Times vary. Tickets: $61-$75 includes dinner. www.lacomedia.com.

• Rosewood Gallery, 2655 Olson Drive, Kettering, exhibits “HWD,” a sculpture exhibit through Oct. 6. Exhibit hours: Monday through 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.

• Farmer Family Gallery at Reed Hall, Ohio State Lima, 4240 Campus Drive, Lima, presents “Kyle Staver, Paintings” through Oct. 13. Free.

• Piqua Arts Council opens its 25th Piqua Fine Art Exhibition with a gala reception today at 6 p.m., in the Apple Tree Gallery, 405 N. Main St., Piqua. Tickets: $20 at 937-773-9630. The exhibit continues through Sept. 29. Beginning Friday, admission is free.

• Piqua Public Library, 116 W. High St., Piqua, presents the Western Ohio Watercolor Society exhibit, “Autumn Landscapes,” through Sept. 30. OPen Monday through Thursday, from 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Free. 937-773-6753.

• New Knoxville Community Library hosts a discussion of “The Woman in Cabin 10,” at 6 p.m.

FRIDAY

• Ubahn Fest runs today and Saturday in the Riverfront Transit Center, Second Street West at Vine Street, Cincinnati. Live music performances by several bands. Tickets: $65-$250 plus fees at www.ticketmaster.com.

• AMVETS Post 1986, 1319 Fourth Ave., hosts a fish and chicken fry from 4 to 7 p.m. Dine in or carry out. Meals: $7.

• The Greene, 4452 Buckeye Lane, Beavercreek, presents Mad Hatter from 6 to 10 p.m. Free.

• Old Time Country Music Jamboree perfromes from 7 to 10 p.m. in the Spring Creek Christian Church, 63 Wiles Road. Admission: $3.

• Knights of Columbus Council 659, 1300 N. Fourth Ave., hosts a fish fry from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Meals: $8 adults eat-in; $7.50 adults carry-out; $4 children 11 and under.

SATURDAY

• Brukner Nature Center, 5995 Horseshoe Bend Road, Troy, presents Monarch Celebration from 1 to 4 p.m. Crafts, lectures, butterfly encounters. Admission: $2.50 per person, $10 per family, members free. 937-698-6493.

• Darke County Singles hosts a dance with music by Green de Villes for people 21 and older, from 8 to 11 p.m., in the VFW hall, 219 N. Ohio St., Greenville. Admission: $6. 937-417-2722.

• The Great Sidney Farmers Market and Taste of the Market runs from 8 a.m. to noon on the courtsquare.

• The Greene, 4452 Buckeye Lane, Beavercreek, presents Mad River Railroad from 6 to 10 p.m. Free.

• Troy-Miami County Public Library hosts a fundraiser, Beer for Books, in Buffalo Wild Wings, 2313 W. Main St., Troy, from 11 a.m. today to 2 a.m., Sunday. Craft beers, appetizers, raffles. Tickets: $30-$75 at the library and the restaurant. 937-339-0512.

• Queen City Beautiful Doll Club presents if fall doll show and sale in the EnterTrainment Junchtion Expor room, 7379 Squire Court, West Chester Township, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Exhibit, slide show, vendors. Admisison: $5 adults, children under 12 free. 513-207-8409.

• Miami County Park District offers Nature Sketching, a hike and art opportunity for adults from 10 a.m. to noon in the Stillwater Prairie Reserve, 9750 state Route 185, Covington. Take sketching tools. Fee: $2 without sketch pad; $7 with sketch pad. Advance registration required at miamicountyparks.com.

• Dayton Art Institute, 456 Belmonte Park N., Dayton, offers an Artventures program, “Peace Murals,” from 1 to 3 p.m. Make a bottle-cap mosaic. Fee: $10 family of four members; $15 family of four nonmembers; $2 each additional child. 937-223-4278.

SUNDAY

• Cedar Bog Nature Preserve, 980 Woodburn Road, Urbana, presents a hike, “Mellow Yellow Walk,” at 2 p.m. and a Sip and Paint class at 3:30 p.m. Hike admission: $5 adults; $4 members and children; class fee: $30. 937-484-3744.

• Columbus Museum of Art, 480 E. Broad St., Columbus, hosts a Family Adventures Tour at 2 p.m. Admission free. 614-221-6801.

MONDAY

• New Bremen Public Library offers Scrabble for adults at 1 p.m. and Paws to Read for children in grades K-3 to read to dogs ata 6 p.m. Advance registration required either at 419-629-2158.

• New Knoxville Community Library hosts the Lego Builders club for children 3-12 at 3 p.m. Free.

• Stallo Memorial Library in Minster offers after-school stories and ice cream sundaes to children of all ages at 3:30 p.m. Free.

TUESDAY

• 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. Take binoculars for both events. 937-548-0165.

• Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, 200 St. Clair Ave., St. Marys, offers free prostate screening to men 40 to 75 from 8 to 11 a.m. today and from 4 to 6 p.m., Sept. 14. Appointments must be made in advance at 419-394-6132.

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

• Stallo Memorial Library in Minster hosts Reader’s Tehater for children in grades K-3 at 3:30 p.m.

• Bowersock Signs-N-Lines, 705 North St., Wapakoneta, presents Pinstripe Junction from 6 to 10 p.m. Entertainment, food, bike cruise-in, pinstriping. 419-739-7264.

WEDNESDAY

• AMVETS Post 1986, 1319 Fourth Ave., hosts wing night from 4 to 7 p.m. Dine in or carry out. Wings: 60 cents dine-in; 70 cents carry out.

• New Knoxville Community Library hosts Paws to Read, for children in grades K-2 to read to dogs at 3:30 p.m. Advance registration required at 419-753-2724.

• Stallo Memorial Library in Minster presens a classic movie for adulat at 1 p.m. Free.

• Miami County Park District offers Preschool in the Park at 11 a.m. in the Charleston Falls Preserve, 2535 Ross Road, Tipp City, and a nature hike, “Wildflower Walk” at 2 p.m. in the Stillwater Prairie Reserve, 7790 N. Rangeline Road, Covington. Preschool fee: $3; walk free. Advance registration required either at miamicountyparks.com.

SEPT. 14

• New Knoxville Community Library hosts story time for children at 3:45 p.m.

• New Bremen Public Library hosts story time for children up to first grade at 10:30 a.m.

• Piqua Community Farmers Market runs from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. on the square in downtown Piqua.

Compiled by Patricia Ann Speelman. Send event listings to pspeelman@sidneydailynews.com.