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Village Life Section :: Page 24

  • Over 40 kids at tball


    With over 40 kids at tball on Friday, Jimmy Chesire did his best to split the kids onto 2 ball diamonds. It didn’t really work, most kids preferred Jimmy’s diamond, but everyone still had fun!

  • Local Thai food a Tik less spicy

    Though he has been in the U.S. off and on since he was 12, Gita Sripol has come a long way from his birthplace in northern Thailand to sell the food of his homeland on the streets of Yellow Springs.

  • Local psychologist joins west, east in healing

    Few conventional medicine providers give much credence to traditional medicine, whose practitioners don’t often seek mainstream credentials. Dr. Rose Mary Shaw bridges both worlds.

  • A movie night fundraiser? Inconceivable!


    The Yellow Springs Bahá’í junior youth group will host an outdoor screening of the film The Princess Bride on Saturday, June 22, as a fundraiser for the Senior Center.

  • Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

    Eco•Mental's recycle station in their downtown shop at 257 Xenia Ave.

    Eco•Mental is encouraging villagers to bring all unwanted electronics the first Saturday of each month for recycling.

  • Explore downtown history

    Historian Robin Heise is shown at right talking about the historic Octagon House at a recent walking tour. Heise hopes that villagers will contribute stories about local history to her Web site at

    Local historian Robin Heise will lead a historical walking tour of downtown Yellow Springs on Sunday.

  • Come out to Pride weekend


    The second annual Yellow Springs Pride Weekend, June 14–16, features a sidewalk parade downtown, educational talks and booths at the Bryan Center, late night parties with live music, DJs and drag troupes and a family-friendly potluck picnic at a park.

  • Little Art making strides

    The Little Art Theatre renovation has made big strides over the past two weeks.

  • Giving blood, giving life in YS

    Shown above are participants in the June 13 Blood Drive and Mini Wellness Fair, sponsored by villager Valerie Blackwell-Truitt of the Ohio State University’s College of Medicine’s Office for Diversity and Inclusion, second from left above. From left are Adam Truitt of Posterior Chain, Blackwell-Truitt, Kirsten Bean of the Greene County Combined Health District (with daughter Natalia), and Buck Truitt of Posterior Chain. (Photo by Anisa Kline)

    On June 13, from 3–6:30 p.m., Yellow Springs’ first Blood Drive and Mini Wellness Fair will be held at the Bryan Center.

  • Villagers asked to monitor mosquito breeding sites


    Villagers are asked to monitor their yards for potential sites for mosquitoes to breed, and remove any standing water they find.