History Extravaganza

& Social

Saturday August 20

3pm to 6pm

Baum Opera House, Miamisburg

A celebration of the most successful scholastic color guard program in Ohio history!

Who: The night is for current color guard members and their immediate family. 

What: A special afternoon to share the incredible history of Miamisburg Color Guard from the people who founded and grew this historic guard.  This is a chance for all members to understand the history of the guard, meet members from the other guards, plus games and activities!

Speakers include:

Cathy Barnes-Miller


Heather Graham

Director, World Guard and Fall Guard

Jennifer Pressel

Director, A Guard and Elementary

Agenda (3-6pm)

  1. Welcome and Introductions by Dr. Jim

  2. Director Introductions

  3. Beads Game Round 1

  4. Story of Founding the Color Guard

  5.  Fundraising Story

  6. Elephant Story

  7. Video: Winter Guard Shows from the early years

  8. Beads Game Round 2

  9. Story of founding and history of the Juniors and Elementary

  10. Video: Elementary Show from 2010-Annie

  11. Poem Story

  12. Poem recitation

  13. 50/50 Raffle Winner

  14. Wrap Up

  15. Social Time

When: Program begins at 3pm and will wrap up with social time in the 5 o'clock hour.

Where: Baum Opera House, 15 S. First St., Miamisburg

Why: To inspire and share the legacy of Miamisburg Color Guard from the people who came before them.


  • Do I need to RSVP? No, just show up but please only bring immediate family from your household.​​

  • Will there be food and drink?  Some snacks will be available.

  • Is there a cost?  No, but donations are always welcome.

  • Questions? Contact Jennifer Pressel at BurgCG@gmail.com