Charlie Campbell

Charlie Campbell wants to spread the news of so many wonderful aspects in the greater Dayton area. He is a cheerleader and a real believer that our area is the place to be. He has been active in this area for almost 40 years and you can hear him weekly at WYSO.

Amateur radio enthusiasts from around the world will once again make the trek to Dayton for Hamvention. Today, Saturday and Sunday they will feature the theme “Homebrew Radio” which focuses on the maker movement that is influencing the growth of amateur radio.

Also this weekend is A World A'Fair. This is the 43rd annual celebration of diversity that showcases the food, dancing, music, costumes, and cultural exhibits representing the ethnic backgrounds and cultures of Dayton and the greater Miami Valley.

Get ready to paint the town! Celebrate downtown Dayton's vibrant visual arts scene tonight at Art in the City, a new event highlighting downtown's galleries, creative spaces, entertainment hubs, and the talented downtown artist community. This is a huge, drop-in painting party that lets you create your own art for free.

Today is May Day which is an ancient Northern Hemisphere spring festival and a traditional spring holiday in many cultures. Dances, singing, and cake are usually part of the celebration of May Day!

What does it truly mean to be a patriot? This evocative and heart-warming play puts the soldier experience front and center by bringing to life on stage actual letters written home during the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. This underlines the belief that the person standing beside you is more important than you are. This play is tonight at The Victoria Theatre.

Garden Station's EarthFest 2015 is leading the way to Go a Shade Greener on Saturday from 10 AM until 7 PM. Bring your whole family and join your neighbors in an Earth Week celebration of a healthier and more sustainable way of living.

If you want to hear about the historic and prehistoric properties at Wright Patt Air Force Base then on Saturday, 10:30am at SunWatch Indian Village some Air Force cultural specialists will provide an overview of this.

The Dayton Metro Library's Big Spring Booksale is today, Saturday and Sunday at Hara Arena. The sale features books for children and adults as well as audio-visual materials and other items. Proceeds benefit the Friends of the Library organization.

Tonight is First Friday in downtown Dayton and the Oregon District; 5-10 p.m. This is a free art hop featuring exhibit openings at the galleries, along with a variety of entertainment options, arts demonstrations, live music and more.

Have you ever heard of an Eco-camp? Want to learn more? Come see what it's all about and meet their animal ambassadors. Bring the family to this event which is tomorrow, Saturday, 1-2pm, at the Outdoor Education Center, right here in Yellow Springs On your Facebook check out Glen Helen

A celebration for the Do It Yourself day is  Saturday, at WBI Tec^Edge Innovation and Collaboration Center. It is to bring together various maker groups/businesses and to encourage exploration and tinkering as a path to innovation and to inspire future generations to become interested in STEM. This event is free and open to the community. All ages are welcome.

Tonight in downtown Dayton is First Friday…5 to 10 p.m.  Check out activities at downtown’s art galleries, local retailers, food specials  and shows.  On your Facebook check out First Friday: March Madness Edition