Category: Events

Come one, come all!

Rabbit in Hat

Join us in celebrating this year’s Literacy Week! The fun and festivities are January 28th-31st. Each day will have a different dress-up theme and a special guest reader to share a story with the students. The dress-up themes are: Monday – Crazy Hat Day Tuesday – Rainbow Colors Day (wear as many as you can!)… Read more »

You Are Invited To An Open House

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Please join the Champaign & Shelby County Boards of DD as we wish Superintendent Laura Zureich a happy retirement and welcome new Superintendent Leigh Anne Wenning. Where: Shelby County Board of DD 1200 S. Children’s Home Rd., Sidney Location: Gymnasium When: Friday, September 28, 2018 Time: 1:00-4:00 P.M.    Where: Champaign County Board of DD… Read more »

Ohio’s Largest Direct Employment Services Provider to Host Open House at New Piqua Office

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 15th, 2018 Capabilities Marketing Contact: Dani Pernell, Marketing Coordinator (937) 223-8004 ext. 2219 Capabilities is a company that connects the dots for people with disabilities to help them achieve their goals and is pleased to announce the opening of a new office in Piqua, located at 8620 North County Road 25A,… Read more »

18th Annual Ohio Adult Sibling Conference

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The mission of Ohio SIBS (Special Initiatives By Brothers & Sisters) is to be recognized as the unified voice and partner for Ohio adult siblings of people with developmental disabilities and their families. Ohio SIBS will provides advocacy, education, leadership and supports that will promote enhanced quality of life, improved public policy and increased services and… Read more »

Special Olympics Softball

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It’s that time of year; who wants to play Special Olympics Softball? An informational meeting will be held on June 17th at 7:00 p.m. at Flanagan Field.  If you have questions, please contact Jennie at 937-489-6528

2018 Camp Adventure

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Camp Adventure where everyone walks out with a smile! The Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities would like to announce a fun summer of day camps! WHAT: DAY CAMP for kids served by the SCBDD WHO: Completed kindergarten to age 22 (and still in school) WHERE: Shelby Hills Early Childhood Center TIME: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00… Read more »

Cover 2 Cover Book Club

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Interested in reading and listening to popular Books and then discussing them? Come join The Cover 2 Cover Book Club every Thursday. Location: High Grounds Cafe; 705 Fair Rd., Sidney, OH When: Every Thursday Time: 11:00 am – Noon If you have questions or would like to let us know that you are interested in… Read more »

Between A Walk & A Hard Pace Walking Club

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Do you find yourself between a rock and a hard place when it comes to getting enough physical activity in your routine? Then join the Between A Walk & A Hard Pace-Walking Club. Time: 10:00-10:45 a.m. Place: Tawawa Park by the soccer fields at the covered shelter Important Benefits of Walking: 1. It strengthens your… Read more »

Special Olympics Track and Field Day

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The Shelby County Special Olympics Committee is in the planning stages for the local Special Olympics Track and Field Day.  It will be held on Saturday, April 28th at 1:00 P.M. inside the Sidney Middle School. Participants must be at least eight years of age to participate in the events of: running races, bowling, kickball,… Read more »

Leading the Way – Future Leaders of Shelby County

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The Sidney Police Department, Ross Historical Society, Steve Baker from News Center 7, and Tom Martin from Sidney Body CARSTAR are collaborating with the Shelby County Board of Developmental Disabilities to provide a leadership training course – Part 2.  Join us to discover exceptional life lessons taught by these community leaders who have wisdom on… Read more »