Greene County News Report
YELLOW SPRINGS — The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Yellow Springs will present “Living in an Intentional Community” 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 28. Eric Wolf will speak about his experiences living in intentional communities.
Youth programming is available during the service for those in preschool through sixth grade. Beverages and conversation will take place beginning 11:45 a.m., followed by a member services committee meeting at 12:10 p.m.
FAIRBORN — The Day of Caring will host its annual pancake brunch to help the homeless and hungry in our community on Sunday, Feb. 28. More than 37 sites will participate in the event, with one of the sites being in Fairborn at the Abiding Christ Lutheran Church, 326 Dayton-Yellow Springs Road.
Bob Evans Pancakes and sausage will be served along with coffee and juice. Tickets are available at the door $6 for adults and $4 for seniors and Children under 12. All the ticket sales go directly to the needy. This year marks the 26th year for the Day of Caring.
Ham and bean dinner
FAIRBORN — The Byron Church Ladies Guild having a ham and bean dinner, which is open to the community, 4-6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27. Dinner includes cornbread, dessert and a drink for a cost of $6. It is located at 3230 Trebein Road. Questions may answered by contacting the church at 937-879-2341.
FAIRBORN — The Fairborn United Methodist Church is starting its fifth year at the free clothing store, The Family Closet, located at Fairborn United Methodist Church, at 100 N. Broad Street in Fairborn. During 2014, the church offered free clothing, coats and shoes to 298 families including 461 adults, 103 teens and 343 children.
The hours of operation for The Family Closet are 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays and the first and third Saturdays of each month from 9-11 a.m. Check with the church 937-878-5042 before holidays to make sure it is open. All clothing is donated whether it be used or new. Anyone needing clothing is welcome to come.