Rushville Republican

September 5, 2012

FIT Walkabouts in September

Rushville Republican

RUSHVILLE — The new schedule of FIT Walkabouts for September can be found at various locations. Online, look for the listing at, and

The schedule is also posted on the Facebook page for Partners for a Healthy Rush County.

Questions can be directed to the Rush County Extension Office at 932-5974.

This program started in May and has provided 45 walking/fitness opportunities for Rush County residents. FIT Walkabouts are sponsored by the Fitness Initiative Team of Rush County. Their goal is to promote and encourage a fit and active lifestyle for residents of Rush County.


Sept. 4 Ð 9 a.m. - Walk to the Nature Center, meet at the Boys and Girls Club, 1590 N. Sexton St.

Sept. 6 Ð 5:30 p.m. Ð West End Walk, meet at Laughlin Park, intersection of Spencer and 2nd streets.

Sept. 10 Ð 9 a.m. Ð Visit the Lions Ð meet at the Fire Department.

Sept. 12 Ð 5:30 p.m. - Memorial Park Ð Meet at the Gazebo.

Anytime Fitness invites participants of the F.I.T. Walkabouts to visit them at 1 p.m. Fridays. You can walk or try other exercise equipment. They do ask non-members to sign the guest register.