Join us every weekend starting November 18th until December 24th for Christmas Walk Weekends. Door prizes and refreshments will be served. The Pavilion is the place to find unique gifts.
What is the Music Cafe? It is the opportunity for Musicians of all levels to perform in a comfortable nurturing environment. It is the opportunity for the community to enjoy some local, sometimes undiscovered talent.
When: Fourth Tuesday of each month.
Where: The facilites for the Music Cafe are provided by the Fitton Center in downtown Hamilton, Ohio.
How much: Our shows are pro bono.
We neither charge admission nor pay a fee to performers.
How to sign up: Call the Fitton Center (513) 863-8873
Attracting regular patrons every month, Music Café is free to the public and is truly a wonderful experience offering aspiring musicians the opportunity to perform in front of a live audience. With participants from all over Southwestern Ohio, it has proven to be one of the Fitton Center’s most popular series. Performances are the 4th Tuesday of each month in the Carruthers Signature Ballroom.
Performances are held on the fourth Tuesday of each month at 7:00 pm in the Miami University downtown Hamilton Ohio.
Price: Street parking – free or metered
The West Chester Farmers Market moves indoors every first and third Saturday in winter, Nov. 18 thru March 17. Enjoy the local harvest and the spirit of community. Locally grown produce, locally made baked goods and other products are available for purchase from a variety of colorful vendors. Rain, sleet, snow, or shine!
Community members of West Chester and Liberty will again unite to formally honor and
commemorate the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday.
The 19th annual Live the Dream: Our Declaration of Unity observance remembers the life, work
and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This year’s event begins with a morning march
Monday, Jan. 15 followed by an awards program and afternoon luncheon.
Marchers are invited to meet at 10:30 a.m. near the base of the clock tower on The Square
@ Union Centre, 9285 Centre Pointe Dr. Community leaders will lead the half-mile march
west to Union Centre Boulevard, then north to West Chester Road before concluding in the
auditorium of Lakota West High School, 8940 Union Centre Blvd.
A community choir will welcome guests into the school building around 11:15 a.m. for a
program featuring guest speakers and a historical keynote video address from Dr. King.
Entries in the 2017-18 MLK “Making the Grade” youth art and writing contest will be
featured at the event and winning students in grades K-12 will present their work.
Activities are coordinated by area volunteers, churches and faith communities in conjunction
with the Lakota Local Schools. There is no cost to participate and the public is invited.
Anyone interested in singing in the community choir should attend rehearsal:
-Thursday, Jan. 11 from 6:45 to 7:30 p.m. at Christ the King Lutheran Church,
7393 Dimmick Rd.
-Monday, Jan. 15 from 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. at Lakota West High School, 8940 Union
Second Friday, sponsored by The Elms, is Oxford’s monthly celebration of the arts, from 6:00 to 9:00 PM on the second Friday of each month (except January & July).
Open Artist Studios on the 3rd floor and the Art Shop on the 1st floor give guests the opportunity to view creative art spaces, as well as purchase one-of-a-kind artwork directly from the artists.
This is a star-filled event designed to help entrepreneurs and business owners learn about government resources to assist in growing their enterprise. This is a complimentary seminar, however, you must register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/government-resources-for-your-business-tickets-41423272122?aff=efbeventtix
The Nine Most Terrifying Words?
By: The Hamilton Mill Staff
“I’m from the Government and I’m here to help.”
All kidding aside and believe it or not – there are a number of resources that the government offers to get your business on the right track. This complimentary program will feature award-winning programs and agencies from both the State and Federal level to assist you with your business venture, especially when looking to go international.
Friday, January 12, 2018 at 8:30 AM – 11 AM
8:30am – 9:00am – Registration and Networking
9:00am – 9:10am – Welcome remarks by The Hamilton Mill
9:10am – 9:35am – Congressman Davidson Remarks
9:35am – 9:40am – Exporter Award
9:40am – 9:55am – Debbie Dirr, International Trade Specialist U.S. Commercial Service, U.S. Department of Commerce Cincinnati/Dayton
9:55am – 10:10am – Alexander Kohls, Dayton Senior Area Manager/District International Trade Officer U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
10:10am – 10:25am – Kathy Marshalek, Director Ohio SBDC Export Assistance Network, Wright State University
10:25am – 10:40am – David Riggs, CBA Director, Butler County Small Business Development Center, Hamilton Mill, and City of Middletown
10:40am – 10:55am – Philip A. Ratermann Director of FASTLANE University of Dayton Research Institute
10:55am – 11:00am – Conclusion, Q&A, Discussion
West Chester Historical Society Meeting
Join the Historical Society for their monthly meeting. It is the mission of this Society to collect, care for, study, display and preserve all history associated with West Chester (Union) Township.
They will make that history available to the general public, schools, researchers, and historians. In so doing “we will preserve West Chester’s Yesterday for West Chester’s Tomorrow.”