Senior center members may register the first ten days. After that, non-member seniors or
those ages 21-49 accompanying a senior, may register for remaining seats. Payment is due
when registering and must be paid with checks or money orders. Cancellation/refund policies
are determined by the tour company and senior center. Please check before registering to
see if scooters or wheelchairs can be accommodated.
In order to take advantage of special promotions, it is possible that new trips may be offered
on short notice. Check the bulletin board on a regular basis since the newsletter may not
include every trip. Emergency cards: travelers will need to complete a new travel
emergency/waiver card if the previous card is more than a year old.
Overnight & Longer trips: to comply with mailing requirements, details on overnight trips
cannot be printed in the newsletter. Usually, registration for long trips begins about six months
in advance; check with the senior center for dates.
July 24 Belterra Park
Please park in the back half of the big parking lot and report to Carolyn at the bus. The bus
will depart at 9 a.m. with an approx. return time of 5 p.m.
August 29 Mystery Trip
Enjoy a day of surprises on the mystery trip. Cost is $46 and closed toe and heel shoes are
required; no sandals. Last day to register is August 2. Departure is 9:45 a.m. with
approximate return time of 6 p.m.
Sept. 7-13 Canada
Call to be placed on the wait list.
Sept. 26 Snooty Fox
At the request of members, a second trip to Snooty Fox is being offered. You will visit five
upscale consignment shops in the Cincinnati area providing fashions and household items
with 15% discount on purchases. Refreshments served at each stop; lunch is included. Cost
is $44 per person. Members register July 2, non-members July 16. Last day to register is
Oct. 23 Belterra Park
Enjoy a free buffet and $20 play credit on this trip. Be sure to bring your Belterra Park card if
you have one and your driver’s license. Cost for this trip is $22 that includes the driver’s tip.
Members register August 20, non-members September 5. Last day to register is September
25. Please have available the address, phone number, and birthday of each person you are
registering. The bus will depart at 9 a.m. with an approx. return of 5 p.m.
Dec. 2 Christmas of Yesteryear
Members register September 3, non-members September 17, last day October 22.
Full page detailed calendar available at the center or visit www.huberseniorcenter.org
Aloha! The summer social will feature a Hawaiian theme and will be held at 5:30 p.m. on
Saturday, August 17. Men, this would be the perfect time to wear those Hawaiian shirts and
sandals and ladies can wear flowers in their hair (left side if married or taken, right side if
unattached) or traditional Hawaiian clothing. Entertainment will feature Brian Brenner, a
favorite of the senior center.
Dinner will be catered by Rob’s with the buffet open from 5:30-6:15 p.m. The menu includes
BBQ chicken and ribs, fruit salad, red skin new potatoes, green beans, rolls, assorted cream
pies. Tickets cost $13 each; members may purchase tickets beginning July 10, non-members
August 2. Last day is August 7.
The Landings of Huber Heights will sponsor a craft project featuring a mason jar tissue
holder; see sample on the bulletin board. The activity will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday,
July 17. Register July 1-15; phone calls accepted. Non-members register July 12. Seating
limited to 15.
TAI CHI & GOLDEN QI (Chair Chi)
The next Tai Chi session will be for current students only and offered at 1:30 p.m. on Fridays
starting July 26. Cost is $30 per person for the eight-week session and due when registering.
Please note that refunds are not issued once the first class is held. It may be beneficial to
observe a class and talk to the instructors before registering. The next time a new class will
be offered for beginners will be December 6.
Note: no class or practice on Sept. 20.
Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese exercise and taught by Sue and Bill McCabe from TAMA Martial
Arts and may help to improve your flexibility, balance, focus, and strength.
Golden Qi (chair chi) is offered to members at no cost from 9:45-10:30 on Fridays for those
who cannot stand for long; it is important to be seated by 9:45 a.m. Golden Qi is beneficial for
those in wheelchairs, with balance issues, and is a form of exercise for people who cannot
exercise while standing. Note: no class July 19.
A perfect summer day is when the sun is shining, the breeze is blowing, the birds are singing,
and the lawn mower is broken ~ James Dent
Lunch: cancelled July 19, 31
(order July 5 lunch by noon on July 3)
Chair Chi: no class July 19
Tai Chi: no class July 19
Exercise: no 10 a.m. July 31; come to 9
Closed: July 4
There is currently only one volunteer taking the newsletters to the Dayton Post Office for
mailing. At least one more volunteer is needed and you can ride along with Jim for training. If
you are interested, please contact Pat.
Project One Hope is a community outreach supported by multiple churches in Huber Heights
to provide a free dinner to the community. For the most current information, visit www.fcchh.
org or call 236-8029.
July 11 First Christian Church (Forge), 6114 Fishburg Rd, 5-6:30, 236-8029
July 17: St Peter Catholic Church, 6161 Chambersburg Rd, 5:30-7, 233-1503
July 23: Sulphur Grove UM Church, 7505 Taylorsville Rd, 5-6:30, 236-5970
July 25: First Christian Church * One time event, 5-6:30, 6114 Fishburg Rd.
SENIOR CENTER SHIRTS
You may have noticed other members wearing the blue long sleeve or polo shirt with the
senior center logo. If you would like to purchase one, please see the receptionist. There is a
$10 deposit that will be held until Land’s End offers a special promotion and, sometimes, that
can take a while. When the promotions are offered, they come up quickly with a short
deadline so it works better to get on the list now and wait for the promotion. Polo shirts cost
$24 for sizes s, m, l, xl, (xxl available for men only) or $29 for 2x, 3x, (1x available for women
only) with long sleeve shirts costing $22.50 and $27.50. There is a sizing chart at the desk as
well as a women’s xl polo shirt to try on or it may be beneficial to try on a friend’s shirt to get
an idea of the sizing. Note: all sales final.
The Board of Trustees voted unanimously to donate $500 to the Greater Dayton Disaster
Relief Fund to help with the Memorial Day tornado recovery efforts. Also approved (5-3 vote)
is the installation of mirrors in the great room at no cost to the center. A new desk chair for
the receptionists has been purchased and the Board unanimously approved a high school
graduation gift for the volunteer, Abigail Kerestes, who has been playing the piano before the
AT THE LIBRARY
Call 496-8934 if you have questions about the following programs offered at the Huber
Computer Classes (advance registration, prerequisites possible)
Internet Applied: July 2, 2-4
Computer Basics: July 9, 2-4
1 on 1 Computer Sessions: varying times
Staff available for a one-hour session of one-on-one training. We will cover topics from the
group classes and do our best to answer questions learners may have as well - all while
sitting side by side. Our focus is on you! Call 463-2665 and ask for Tony or Melissa. Laptop
will be provided during this session.
July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 10-11 a.m: Talk Tables: would you like to practice your English
conversational skills in a friendly, casual atmosphere? Talk Tables provide a place to engage
in conversation and learn about helpful resources too.
July 18, 7-8:15 p.m: Tea & Mystery Book Discussion: monthly book discussion featuring
mystery novels with tea and light snacks. Our title is Our Word is Murder by Anthony Horowitz.
Copies are available at the Checkout Desk.
July 27, 10:30-12:30 Free Light Bulb Exchange: for every incandescent light bulb you bring,
get a FREE replacement LED bulb. LED bulbs use 90% less energy. Limit 5 per customer,
while supplies last. Sponsored by DP&L.
Bring the Grandkids!
July 27, 11-12: Felix & Fiona’s Musical Adventure: a live performance of “Embrace the
Positive”, a family friendly show for children of all ages.
A Sinclair College instructor offers a variety of practical and interesting exercises to a variety
of music; sometimes, they even walk a lap outside for those that wish to do so. You need to
be a member of the senior center and register with Sinclair College to participate. Class is
held at the senior center at 9 and 10 a.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays.
Senior center members may join a class any time during the year with the understanding that
the full amount of $25 will be billed by Sinclair College, no matter how many weeks remain in
that semester. If you factor in the total numbers of classes per semester, it comes out to less
than $1 per class. Summer Semester began May 13 with Dave Pence substituting.
Registration for fall semester will probably be in August; more details later.
Registration: you may register either online or at one of the Sinclair Learning Centers (Shull
Rd by the Y). The 9 a.m. class is PED 6201 #901 and the 10 a.m. class is PED 6201 #902. If
you have never registered with Sinclair before, a new application form is required with no fee
for those 60 and over and a one-time fee for those under 60.
*Free paper shredding for Huber Heights residents from 9-11 on July 27 at Cloud Park and
The Rose Music Center. See article in this issue.
*Something to think about when visiting garage sales this summer: find something to use as a
costume for the upcoming Halloween costume party.
* The community movie will feature How to Train Your Dragon at dusk on July 12 at the
Eichelberger Amphitheater. Bring blankets, lawn chairs. Come early and hunt for painted
rocks hidden by Huber Heights Rocks!
*If you cannot attend a function, please consider returning your ticket to accommodate the
waiting list. Certain events have long waiting lists.
*If you want to fly commercially or enter federal facilities after October 1, 2020, you will need a
compliant driver license or identification card. If you do not have this kind, you would need to
bring additional documents whenever you fly or enter federal buildings. Consider renewing
early to be compliant. Required identity documents include full legal name, date of birth,
social security number, two proofs of Ohio residency, marriage certificate or other document if
current full name is different from birth certificate, and proof of legal presence if applicable.
*Community Art Show from 3-6 p.m. on July 14 at Eichelberger Amphitheater.
*Please do not set coffee, pop, or drinks other than water directly on the carpet or in a
precarious position where they could easily be accidentally knocked over and end up staining
the carpet. Thank you!
NATIONAL NIGHT OUT
A nationwide event to celebrate relations between law enforcement and the community will be
held from 6-9 p.m. on Tuesday, August 6, at Wayne High School. The senior center, as well
as several other organizations, will be present to provide information and to interact with the
community. There will be demos by the Huber Heights Police K-9 and Wayne High School
Warriorettes and Band; also available with be a cruise-in, SWAT, Careflight (weather
dependent), National Guard obstacle course, inflatables, food vendors, dunk-a-cop, police
and fire department vehicles, and local health and safety organizations. Free admission and
If you would like to try your hand at carving, drop in at 9 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays to
observe and talk to the carvers to see what is involved. The instructor will work with you and
has tools you can borrow on a temporary basis.
FREE PAPER SHREDDING
The City of Huber Heights and Huber Heights Chamber of Commerce will hold a free
community shredding event from 9-11 a.m. on July 27 at two locations: Thomas Cloud Park
and the Rose Music Center. The event will end when the Shred-it truck is full or at 11 a.m.
This event is free and open to all Huber Heights residents and businesses with on-site paper
shredding conducted by "Shred-it." ONLY PAPER WILL BE ACCEPTED. Staples and paper
clips do not need to be removed.
Now is the time to safely dispose of old bank records, tax returns, and other documents to
help prevent identity theft. Assistance will be available for unloading items.
The senior center will close on Thursday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day.
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
Aug. 6: National Night Out
Aug. 14: Pizza party
Aug. 17: Social (Luau)
Aug. 21: Paint class
Sept. 18: Layers of History
Oct. 19: Social
Oct. 22: Medicare consultations
Oct. 30: Masquerade party
Nov. 4: AARP Driver class
Nov. 15: Social
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