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Village Life Section :: Page 3

  • Way Back Wednesday — Oct. 11, 1967

    Welcome to the inaugural Way Back Wednesday, the first in a series of posts that take a glance into the archives of the YS News.

  • The 365 Project seeks ‘Reflections on Race’

    As part of its mission to facilitate courageous conversations related to racial equity, The 365 Project has begun an initiative, “Reflections on Race,” to collect anecdotal, personal reflections related to positive or challenging interracial interactions in YS across the years.

  • Villagers asked to complete Housing Needs Assessment survey

    The Village of Yellow Springs has contracted with Bowen National Research to conduct a Housing Needs Assessment in the village.

  • Fixing up ‘stuff,’ building bonds

    Deborah Dillon brought her “chirping” 46-year-old clock radio to last Saturday’s Repair Café, a free event for repairing household items such as clothing, furniture, lamps, computers and other small electronics. Duard Headley, also pictured, was one of the volunteer “fixers.” The Repair Café was organized by Kat Walter of YS Time Exchange. (Photo by Audrey Hackett)

    Twenty-five people brought items ranging from laptops to old slippers to electric boot driers to the recent Repair Café at the Bryan Center, organized by the Yellow Springs Time Exchange. There were nine volunteer “fixers” on hand to help.

  • BLOG — Living Pilate, Living Christ

    In which a recovering biblical scholar long-windedly tries to say goodbye to Barry Dennen.

  • Learn about fall prevention at workshop

    The community is invited to learn about fall prevention and safe falling at a workshop to be held on Sept. 28.

    A fall prevention workshop will be offered Thursday, Sept. 28 at 10:30 a.m. in the Bryan Center gym.

  • ‘Books and Beer’ fundraiser to return

    Enjoy beer in support of books for kids on Monday, Oct. 3.

    The Greene County Public Library Foundation will again host “Books and Beer,” a fundraiser for Greene County’s Dolly Parton Imagination Library program, at YS Brewery.

  • BLOG–Enacting MLK’s Beloved Community: Yellow Springs Edition

    What began with a community meeting in 2015 is culminating in a six-week journey this fall. Do we have the communal will to be in significant relationships with refugees and Muslims in the greater-Dayton area? 

  • Repair Café to return to village

    The second Repair Café will be held Saturday, Sept 23, at the Bryan Center.

    The YS Repair Café will be held for a second time on Saturday, Sept. 23, 1–4 p.m. at the Bryan Center.

  • Always coming home to the village

    Jim and Betty Felder came to Yellow Springs when Jim was a young Air Force officer at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base and Betty a teacher in the Mad River Township schools. They raised their two sons, Greg and Kevin, in the Omar Circle home where they still live. (Photo by Holly Hudson)

    Betty and Jim Felder, both in their 80s, have been recounting their time in Yellow Springs, how they met and when they came here, by each telling their stories which circle back, intertwine and pick up where the other left off.

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