Saturday, July 12, 2014

Summertime events

Anyone interested in home education is welcome!

Information Meeting: Huber Heights
            Date & Time: July 14th, 10:30am to 12:30pm
            Contact Email:
          Location: 6178 Chambersburg Rd.,
Huber Heights 45424

Information Meeting: Cedarville
            Date & Time: July 14th, 2 to 4pm
            Contact Email:
          Location: Beans and Cream, upstairs,
65 N. Main St.,
                                    Cedarville, 45314

Information Meeting: Miamisburg
            Date & Time: July 14th, 7 to 9pm
            Contact Email:
          Location: Chick fil A at Austin Landing
                        2700 Miamisburg Centerville Rd. #212
                        Chautauqua, 45342

Community Launch Meeting for Englewood and Huber Heights
          Date & Time: July 15th, 7 to 9pm
            Contact email:
            Location: Fairhaven Northmont Church (entrance at the back right)
                        5001 National Road, Clayton 45315

Information Meeting: Beavercreek
Date & Time: July 17th, 11am to 1pm

Contact email:
Location: First Baptist Church of Kettering
3939 Swigart Rd., Beavercreek, OH 45440

Park Day & Information Meeting: Xenia
            Date & Time: July 21st, 10am to noon
            Contact email:
            Location: Orchardly Park
                        (Intersection of Orchardly and Delaine)
                        Oakwood, OH  45419

Information Meeting: Fairborn
            Date & Time:  August 6th, 7 to 9pm
Location: Grace Crossing Church,
1553 Beaver Valley Rd, Beavercreek, OH 45434

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Back to Back events to learn more about Classical Conversations in Dayton

Hi, friends!

I'm so excited to announce two informative CC gatherings for the Dayton area!

Homeschooling through High School:  You can do it & we can help!
            Date & Time: Friday, February 21
1to 3pm

Location: Grace Crossing Church
                        1553 Beaver Valley Road
                        Beavercreek, OH 45434
           Host Name: Amy Johnson (
                        Childcare is provided with RSVP. 
Dayton Mall Education Expo
          Visit our booth and have a chance to talk with veteran CCr's  about our curriculum and programs!
            Date & Time: Saturday, February 22
noon to 5pm
          Location: Dayton Mall
2700 Miamisburg-Centerville Road
Miamisburg, OH 45459

Feel free to contact me with any questions!

Sunday, January 26, 2014

This week's events

Our calendar is full of wonderful CC events to inspire and inform!

Open House:      Springboro
            Date & Time:  Jan. 28th, 9:15 to noon
Host Name: Sherry Swigart
Contact Email:  for directions RSVP for directions

Open House:  Beavercreek
Date & Time:  Jan. 28th, 9am to 3pm
Host Name: Rosann Richter   
Contact Email:

Open House:  Xenia
            Date & Time:  Jan. 29th, 9am to 3pm
Host Name: Emily Ruffner
Contact Email:

Information Meeting:  Beavercreek
            Date & Time:  Jan. 30th, 7 to 9pm
Host Name: Rosann Richter
Contact Email:

Information Meeting:  Xenia
            Date & Time: Jan. 30th, 7 to 9pm
Host Name: Jodi Stratton
Contact Email:


You are welcome to attend any and all events. We do ask that you let us know you (and any little ones) are planning to attend, if possible. Please contact me with any concerns or questions.  Contact each host for further location details.

Information Meetings are gatherings where we discuss the tenets of the classical method and how our comprehensive CC curriculum puts that method into practice. Our programs are outlined to share the knowledge that parents are absolutely capable of homeschooling from the early grades through high school. Open Houses are opportunities to see our programs and leaders in action.

Friday, January 3, 2014

1 Day Practicum in Cincinnati

Classical Conversations
One-Day Practicum
What is a classical education?
This Practicum is designed for those both new and old to learning about the classical model of education!
Saturday, January 18
(Snow date, January 25)
9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Cornerstone Baptist Church
(3920 Petersburg Road, Burlington 41005)

The Classical Conversations bookstore will be open for purchases all day long.
There is no childcare provided, but children are welcome to join their parents in the auditorium.
Practicum Speaker:
Our speaker for this day of learning and gaining new understanding is Ann Lightner. She and her husband are both Directors at the Petersburg Classical Conversations Campus and they are excited to be a part of CC’s growth in Northern Kentucky. Tom and Ann have been blessed with 9 children who they have been homeschooling for 10 years.  Ann’s experiences along her own personal journey of classical learning give her a unique perspective when sharing about a classical education. Come be a part of her story as she speaks and leads our discussions at this Practicum.

Morning Session: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
What is a classical education?
Bring a notebook!  Whether this is your first time to hear about a classical education, or you are already well on your way to implementing a classical education with your children, there will be wonderful nuggets of valuable information for you to gather and think about. Not only will information be shared from our speaker, but there will be time for group discussions and Q&A.

Lunch: 12:00-1:00 pm
Pack a lunch to enjoy while fellowshipping with other guests!
(If needed, there is a McDonalds and Taco Bell within a 5 minute drive from the church.)
FYI- Drinks and snacks are permitted in the auditorium.

Afternoon Session: 1:00-3:00 pm
Book Discussion: “The Question”
Ann will be giving an overview on Leigh Bortin’s wonderful new book, The Question: Teaching Your Child the Essentials of Classical Education. What do questions have to do with a classical education?

Come find out!

Saturday, December 21, 2013

Looking ahead to the New Year!

Merry Christmas to you all! We are enjoying our break, all the while gearing up for a busy start to the new year. Our communities are hopping in January! You are welcome to attend the following events to learn more about home schooling and Classical education in Dayton. RSVP's are appreciated. 

Stay tuned for news about our new communities in Huber Heights, Cedarville, and others. In February, we will be holding an event "Homeschooling through High School: You can do it and we can help!"

Information Meeting: Jan. 16th, Centerville, 7 - 9pm
         Host Name: Carol Rutan
            Host Phone: (937) 554-1240
            Host Email:
            Location: Panera Bread
6130 Wilmington Pike, Dayton, OH 45459

Open House: Jan. 20th, Centerville – 9am to 3pm
Host Name: Amy Wilcox
Host Phone: 937-885-3572
Contact email:
Location: Washington Heights Baptist Church
5650 Far Hills Ave, Dayton, OH 45429                       
Information Meeting:  Jan. 21, Northmont 6:30 – 8:30pm
            Host Name: Amy Johnson
            Host Phone: 740-403-3557
            Host Email:
            Location: Northmont Government Center,
333 W. National Rd., Englewood, Ohio 45322
(Inside main doors, turn left. We will be in a room down the hallway to the restrooms.)

Information Meeting:  Jan. 23, 2014 – 6:30 to 8:30pm
Host Name: Kim Buinicky
Host Phone: 937-867-0259
Contact Email:
Location: Beans and Cream (upstairs)
                        65 N Main St, Cedarville, OH 45314

Open House: Jan. 27th, Springboro – 9:15am to noon
Host Name: Sherry Swigart
Contact: Sherry Swigart
Contact Email:  for directions

Open House: Jan. 28th, Beavercreek – 9 am to 3pm
Host Name: Rosann Richter
Host Phone: 937-427-3747
Contact : Rosann Richter
Contact Email:
Location : Grace Covenant Church
780 N. Fairfield Rd.

Open House: Jan. 29th, Xenia - 9am to 3pm
Host Name: Emily Ruffner
Host Phone: 937-532-5536
Contact : Emily Ruffner
Contact Email:
Location : Emmanuel Baptist Church
1120 S. Detroit St.

Information Meeting: Jan. 30th, Beavercreek 7 to 9pm
Host Name: Rosann Richter
Host Phone: 937-427-3747
Contact : Rosann Richter
Contact Email:
Location: Grace Covenant Church
780 N. Fairfield Rd.