Commentary
12:46 pm
Fri June 14, 2013

What's Great in Dayton: June 14 - 20, 2013

In the United States, Flag Day is celebrated today on June 14. It commemorates the adoption of the flag of the United States, which happened on that day in 1777 by resolution of the Second Continental Congress.

Five Rivers Metroparks will host a variety of R&B acts to help you dance your way through these hot summer months.  The show will take place on Friday June 14, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Bring a lawn chair for seating. All are welcome to attend!

Dave Isay

Great In Dayton Mystery Tour! Join your friends and family on Saturday, June 15. Part scavenger hunt, part road rally, 100% fun, this event will raise money in support of cancer patients and programs at Good Samaritan Hospital. Wrap it all up at the "End of the Road" picnic and awards ceremony, hosted by Mark Allan of WDTN.

Dave Isay is the founder of StoryCorps and the recipient of numerous broadcasting honors, including six Peabody Awards and a MacArthur "Genius" Fellowship. Isay's presentation on the power of listening and the history of StoryCorps begins at 8pm in the Schuster Center's Mathile Theatre on Friday, June 21. Join in the lobby following the presentation for dessert and a book signing.

Gotta Go….
Charlie, It’s Great In Dayton, Campbell