GREEN TWP. - Student athletes at Oak Hills High School and Bridgetown, Delhi and Rapid Run middle schools are selling Varsity Gold Cards to raise money to offset equipment, uniform and other fees.
Cost is $15 and includes discounts at various restaurants and service companies in Greater Cincinnati.
The card also provides free admission to the Oct. 1 Oak Hills-Lakota West football game at Oak Hills as well as admission to one middle school event.
Cards can be purchased from any district athlete or at the high school athletic office Mondays through Fridays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Skirt Cornhole Sept. 25
DELHI TWP. - The Delhi Skirt Game will sponsor the group's first Cornhole Tournament Sept. 25 at Our Lady of Victory Convocation Center.
Teams are being sought in both the open and co-ed divisions. Cost is $30 per team. Teams are guaranteed two games.
The name of each team along with its members, an address, phone number, e-mail, division entered and payment should be mailed to Delhi Skirt Game, 5208 Ostenhill Court, Cincinnati, OH 45238. Information: 922-4242 or 922-0661.
Mt. Healthy gets grant
MOUNT HEALTHY - Two elementary schools in the Mount Healthy City School District got more than $300,000 in grants this summer for technology.
Rex Ralph Elementary School received a $146,000 grant from the Ohio Department of Education and Schoolnet. Greener Elementary received $158,000.
The money will buy math and reading software and pay for teacher training and support.
Head Start offers expo
HAMILTON - The Butler County Educational Service Center Head Start Program will host a Social Service Expo at the Janet Clemmons Center, 282 N. Fair Ave., from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Thursday.
More than 27 service providers will be available to explain programs to families of children. Those interested in enrolling their 3- or 4-year-old child in Head Start can call 887-3716.
Boosters sponsor poker
COLLEGE HILL - The McAuley High School Athletic Boosters will sponsor a Texas Hold 'em No Limit Poker Tournament in conjunction with the Monte Carlo set for Sept. 25.
The 7 p.m. tournament will be limited to 200 players. The Monte Carlo cost is $25 per person, and includes horse races, blackjack, poker, big six, red dog, food and beverages. Cost for the Texas Hold 'em is $75 per person, which includes the tournament and the Monte Carlo.
Registration forms are available at
www.mcauleyhs.net. For information, call 681-1800 ext. 2222.
Kings Tag Day Saturday
DEERFIELD TWP. - The Kings High School Marching Band will have its annual Tag Day Saturday. Band members will go door to door seeking donations. Donations can also be mailed to: Kings Marching Band, c/o KMA, P.O. Box 10, Kings Mills, Ohio 45034.
Rotary dinner Friday
MASON - The Mason-Deerfield Township Rotary Club will sponsor a Nelson's Barbeque chicken dinner before Friday's high school varsity football. Dinner will be served from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at the middle school commons.
Cost is $7 for a half-chicken dinner with side dishes. Information: 398-0474, ext. 20109.
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