Ohio Daybook

Associated Press Ohio Daybook for Friday, Aug. 12.

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Friday, Aug. 12 4:30 PM HAALO Program dedicates its third mural – Helping Adolescents Achieve Long-term Objectives Program dedicates its third mural of the year * Montgomery County Juvenile Court created the HAALO Program in partnership with K12/TEJAS Gallery to expose Court-involved youth to different mediums of art, teaching them life skills

Location: Dayton Optometric Center, 813 Troy St. Dayton, OH Dayton www.mcohio.org

Contacts: Brittini Long Juvenile Court Community Engagement 1 937 239 1663


Friday, Aug. 12 6:00 PM Dayton-Wright Brothers Airport hosts the annual Runway Fest – Dayton-Wright Brothers Airport hosts the annual Runway Fest, a family friendly night of flight and fun celebrating the airport’s 60th anniversary

Location: Dayton-Wright Brothers Airport, Dayton, OH Dayton http://www.daytonairport.com/

Contacts: Linda Hughes Dayton International Airport 1 937 454 8200


NEW EVENT: Saturday, Aug. 13 8:30 AM GOP Sen. Rob Portman kicks-off his ‘Moving Ohio Forward’ RV tour – Republican Sen. Rob Portman kicks-off his ‘Moving Ohio Forward’ RV tour with the campaign’s third Super Saturday day of grassroots action. Events include Terrace Park Super Saturday Kick-Off at 614 Wooster Pike, Terrace Park, OH (8:30 AM EDT); Dayton Super Saturday Volunteer Appreciation Lunch at 1452 Yankee Park Place, Centerville, OH (10:30 AM EDT); Columbus Super Saturday Volunteer Appreciation Lunch at 921 Chatham Lane, Columbus, OH (1:00 PM EDT); and Toledo Super Saturday BBQ at 4041 West Sylvania Avenue, Toledo, OH (5:30 PM EDT)

Location: Columbus Toledo www.robportman.com

Contacts: Michawn Rich Portman for Senate michawn@robportman.com 1 775 240 8539


NEW EVENT: Saturday, Aug. 13 10:00 AM University of Cincinnati Department of Athletics hold football fan fest

Location: Nippert Stadium, 2700 Bearcat Way, Cincinnati, OH Cincinnati www.uc.edu https://twitter.com/uofcincy

Contacts: Ryan Koslen University of Cincinnati Athletics Department ryan.koslen@uc.edu 1 513 497 3132


NEW EVENT: Saturday, Aug. 13 11:00 AM Ohio Democratic Women’s Caucus Luncheon, featuring Democratic Sen. Amy Klobuchar

Location: Columbus Athenaeum, Columbus, OH www.ohiodems.org https://twitter.com/OHDems

Contacts: Kirstin Alvanitakis Ohio Democratic Party kirstin@ohiodems.org 1 919 923 4055


NEW EVENT: Saturday, Aug. 13 – Sunday, Aug. 14 2016 National Hamburger Festival

Location: Lock 3 Park, 200 South Main Street, Akron, OH Akron http://hamburgerfestival.com/

Contacts: Lexi Hotchkiss National Hamburger Festival lexi@lexihotchkiss.com 1 216 288 2595


Saturday, Aug. 13 1:00 PM Ohio Department of Natural Resources host Paddle Palooza Festival

Location: Caesar Creek State Park Lake, 8570 OH-73, Waynesville, OH http://ohiodnr.gov/

Contacts: Don Siler ODNR 1 937 323 1582


Saturday, Aug. 13 – Friday, Aug. 19 IFLA World Library and Information Congress – IFLA WLIC: International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions World Library and Information Congress * Event is also the IFLA General Conference and Assembly

Location: Columbus, OH Columbus http://conference.ifla.org/

Contacts: IFLA IFLA@ifla.org + 31 70 3140884


Saturday, Aug. 13 – Sunday, Aug. 21 Western & Southern Open tennis tournament begins – Western & Southern Open (aka Cincinnati Masters) tennis tournament begins * ATP competition is the seventh tournament of nine ATP World Tour Masters 1000 events this season

Location: Lindner Family Tennis Center, 5460 Courseview Dr, Mason, OH Cincinnati www.wsopen.com https://twitter.com/CincyTennis #cincytennis

Contacts: Will Sikes Cincinnati Masters wsikes@cincytennis.com 1 513 651 4323


Saturday, Aug. 13 NASCAR XFINITY Series race: Mid-Ohio Challenge

Location: Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Lexington, OH www.nascar.com https://twitter.com/NASCAR

Contacts: Laura Finley NASCAR communications lfinley@nascar.com


Sunday, Aug. 14 Halle Berry celebrates 50th birthday – 50th birthday of Halle Berry, American actress best known for playing Storm in the ‘X-Men’ movies and for her Academy Award-winning performance in ‘Monster’s Ball’, which made her the first black woman to win an Oscar for a leading role. She began her career as a model and was a finalist in both the Miss USA and Miss World pageants, before going on to star in movies such as ‘Boomerang’, ‘Bulworth’, ‘Die Another Day’, ‘Executive Decision’ and ‘The Call’. She has been married three times, to baseball player David Justice, musician Eric Benet, and actor Olivier Martinez, and has two children

Location: TBD

Contacts: TBD


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