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Downsizing Roadmap


Is your current home more than you need? Have you been thinking about selling and downsizing? Perhaps to something smaller, or just to a layout that works a bit better for your current lifestyle?

Join Realtor, Jodi Rosko and Heather Fisher for this informative session about downsizing in today’s real estate market.

We’ll cover:
· How to know when to sell
· How to take advantage of this changing real estate market
· Getting into the right mindset to get started
· Which repairs are necessary before you put your home on the market
· How to stage your home to get top dollar
· What to pack and what to sell…and what to do with all the extra stuff!
· Senior housing options for people 55+
· And more!

Sinclair in Centerville, 5800 Clyo Rd., Centerville, Ohio 45459 on Wednesday, March 6
Sinclair in Mason, 5386 Courseview Dr., Mason, Ohio 45040 on Wednesday, March 13

Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Registration is required here.

Tour the Engineers Club of Dayton

Colonel Edward A. Deeds and Charles F. Kettering founded the Engineers Club of Dayton in 1914 for the purpose of the club to discuss engineering and other scientific issues.  It continues today with the Barn Gang which meets every Tuesday in our beautiful 100+ year old building which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.  You can gain insight into one of Dayton's historically important organizations through the tour.

Tour Dates:
Wednesday, March 6
Wednesday, April 3
Wednesday, May 1

Location: Engineers Club of Dayton, 110 E. Monument St., Dayton, Ohio 45402
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Registration is required here.

History of Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum

Woodland is the final resting place of many of the nation’s most well-known inventors and innovators such as the inventors of flight Orville and Wilbur Wright, poet Paul Laurence Dunbar, writer Erma Bombeck, and entrepreneur George P. Huffman (Huffy Bicycles). We also have many other persons of interest such as Levi and Matilda Stanley, King and Queen of the Gypsies, George Newcom, one of Dayton’s founding fathers and Clement Vallandigham, the man without a country. Enjoy a presentation through time as you discover the timeless beauty and fascinating history of Woodland Cemetery and Arboretum. 

Presented by Misti Spillman of Woodland Cemetery.

Location: Sinclair Dayton Campus, Building 13, Room 226
Date: Tuesday, March 19
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Registration is required here.
(a donation to Woodland Cemetery is appreciated)

Sinclair Jazz Ensemble with Sinclair Youth Jazz

with Special Guest Trumpeter Mike Williams 
Bill Burns, Director

Location: Blair Hall, Building 2
Date: Thursday, April 14
Time:  2:00 p.m.

Tour of the Dayton Arcarde

Tour the recently renovated Dayton Arcade and see all new things happening now.

Tour hosted by Megan Dunn Peters, Arcade Community Manager

Location: Dayton Arcade, 35 W 4th St., Dayton, Ohio 45402
Date: Tuesday, April 16
Time:  11:00 a.m.
Registration is required here.

Woodland Mausoleums

As you drive through Woodland Cemetery you will see magnificent structures with family names carved into the stonework. These family mausoleums not only reflect the men who commissioned the work but the industry in which they served. We’ll explore the architecture and styling of the mausoleum and learn more about the lives lived by the men and women entombed within. Some of the families featured are: Huffman, Gagel, Talbott, DeWeese, Schantz, Lowes, Ritty, Nevin, Estabrook, Berk, Turner and Price. 

Presented by Misti Spillman of Woodland Cemetery.

Location: Sinclair in Centerville, Room 103
Date: Thursday, April 25
Time: 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Registration is required here.
(a donation to Woodland Cemetery is appreciated)

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