Memorial Day Parade: The Ross Twp. Memorial Day will be held on Monday, May 29, 2023.  The parade will step off at 10:00 a.m. from Venice Presbyterian Church, traveling along Layhigh Road, to congregate at the Venice Cemetary for a memorial service.  All veterans are welcome to participate in the parade.


MetroParks Holiday Light and Christmas Tree Recycling

From now until February 1, MetroParks of Butler County is accepting natural Christmas trees and holiday lights for recycling. Trees must be free from decorations, lights and fake snow in order to be recycled. Trees and lights can be dropped off during regular park hours at Forest Run MetroPark, Timberman Ridge Area, 1976 Timberman Road Hamilton, OH 45013.

Recycled Christmas trees will support MetroParks’ Land Stewardship projects, and lights will be processed by Cohen Recycling. For more information, visit or call (513) 867-5835.