PIQUA — The Piqua Kiwanis Club’s Pancake Day will take place from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, March 12, at the Upper Valley Career Center. This is the 61st year the event has been held.
The meal will include all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage, applesauce and a variety of drinks. Cost of tickets is $6 for adults and $3 for those 12 and under.
Proceeds are used to provide activities for the youth of the Piqua community. Piqua Kiwanis Club annually sponsors scholarships for graduating seniors from Piqua High School and Lehman Catholic High School, supplies plaques for the Piqua City Schools annual Spelling Bee, supports the Salvation Army Christmas Kettle Campaign, Piqua Civic Band, Piqua Chamber of Commerce Top 100 Banquet, Key Club Relay for Life, holds new Teacher Luncheons annually and supplies a church directory of Piqua Churches for the Piqua area.
In addition the Club provides funds for Piqua Salvation Army Summer Lunch Program, Camp Courageous, purchases infant carriers in conjunction with the Troy Kiwanis Club to qualified new mothers at UVMC, sponsors the annual Piqua Halloween Parade along with sponsorship of Kiwanis youth groups at PHS, PJHS, Washington Primary, Springcreek Primary and Piqua Central Intermediate Schools.