April 9, 2019
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Upcoming Events

April 11 - BAH @ Library - Sponsored by Library

April 18 - Fireworks Raffle @ Bryan Eagles

May 9 - BAH @ Father Johns - Sponsored by First Federal Bank

May 16 - First to Flush Drawing @ the Chamber Office

May 18 - Spring Fling - Downtown

June 13 - BAH @ Kora Brew House & Wine Bar - Sponsored by Penrod & George

June 13-15 - Bryan Jubilee
Downtown Square
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April 11th - 5-7PM
JACKPOT - $1000
Drawing - May 16, 4pm
We are excited to announce that 4 County Joint Vocational School is building the Bryan Chamber a Portable Restroom. Our first opportunity to utilize this new "facility" will be at the Downtown Spring Fling of May 18th.

To have some FUN, we are conducting a contest, where the winner will be able to cut the ribbon (toilet paper) and be the first-to-use this new facility.... "First to Flush."

Tickets will become available this Friday at the B&I Show. 5 tickets for only $5! ALSO, the winner will receive a goody basket of fun toiletry items!
April 18 - 5pm
"Shotgun Style"
Last year, the Reverse Raffle for the Fireworks Fund was such a huge success, we are bringing the "Shotgun Style" back again this year... It will be the Same Format, Same Price, Same Goal but New Fun!!

A few tickets remain, please consider donating $60 for a ticket!!! ONLY $60
STRONG Boards -- Build STRONG Communities

Deadline Today.....!!!

The Bryan Area Foundation, Shalom Counseling & Mediation Center and the United Way of Williams County are partnering with the Ohio Association of Nonprofit Organizations (OANO) to bring a series of nonprofit workshops to Williams County. Bryan Area Foundation is pleased to bring you a variety of topics presented by experts in their fields for only $20 per participant per workshop.

  • April 17, 2019 – Strategic Planning – Presenter Joel Kessel, Kessel Strategies
  • August 21, 2019 – Financial & Legal – Presenters Brent Ardit, Rea & Associates & Beth Short Attorney General’s office
  • October 16, 2019 – Board Development – Presenter Emily Croak, Aly Sterling Philanthropy

BAF encourages nonprofits along with their board members to attend as we believe that strong boards build a stronger community! To attend the April Marketing Workshop, please register by April 9, 2019 to the Bryan Area Foundation at 419-633-1156 or email Jody at jfreeman@bryanareafoundation.org
Tell 'em You Read it in the Buzz...

Murder Mystery Dinner w/Silent Auction
A fun night you will never forget! Roaring 20’s attire encouraged!
Friday, April 26, 2019 - Doors open at 6:00pm, Eagles Lodge, 223 Walnut, Bryan, Ohio, Use Maple Street Entrance -- *Dinner, Drinks, Show, & Silent Auction -- All proceeds benefit The Boy Scouts of America --- ADULTS ONLY! -- $35 per person $260 table of 8 --- Reserve Tickets at 567-226-4962 or erika.dutcher@scouting.org or visit http://_nyurl.com/BSAMurder

Joyce Reader Memorial Foundation - Talent Show
Saturday June 22nd, 5PM at the Rec Park
Entry Fee $25/person. Deadline to register is June 8th. Contact: Debra Beevers 419.783.7723 for more information.