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Photos with Santa

BEAVERCREEK — Children and their families can experience the magic of the holiday season with the Santa Photo Experience at the Dayton Children’s Santa’s Village in Center Court from now through Dec. 24 at the Mall at Fairfield Commons. For a complete list of holiday hours, special events and retailers visit or call 937-427-4300.

Art classes available

BEAVERCREEK — Decoy Art Studio is now enrolling for their winter session classes and workshops. Baby and parent art sensory courses, toddler through Teen options and adult for creative learning, painting and wheel pottery. In mid-December, experienced potters may join their Clay Lab Membership for 24 hour access. Decoy is located 1561 Grange Hall Road. Class info and registration can be accessed online at or by calling 937-431-4838.

Township meeting

BEAVERCREEK TOWNSHIP — The Beavercreek Township Trustees will meet 1-4 p.m. Monday, Dec. 15 at the Township Building, 2195 Dayton-Xenia Road, lower level of fire station 61. Beavercreek Township meetings are now available on YouTube. Visit and click the link to view them.

Breakfast with the Snow Queen

BEAVERCREEK — Families can enjoy a special breakfast with the Snow Queen and her sister at Bravo! Cucina Italiana 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 18 at the Mall at Fairfield Commons. Cost is $5.95 for kids; $11.95 for adults. Reservations are required and must be made by Dec. 15. To RSVP, visit the Events page found at

Winter mini-camp

BEAVERCREEK — The Beavercreek Parks, Recreation & Culture Department will host a winter break mini day camp for ages 6-12 years, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Dec. 27-29, CI Beaver Hall, 3696 Highmont St. They will offer free extended hours from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Cost is $60, $70 for non-residents. Contact the parks for more information or to register 937-427-5514.

Greene County News report compiled by Merrilee Embs.

Greene County News report compiled by Merrilee Embs.