Not-for-profits may submit upcoming events to firstname.lastname@example.org or 126 S. Main St., Rushville, IN 46173.
l Dance for BRMS students, 7 to 10 p.m. Jan. 25 at Rushville K of C. $5 admission. Music by DJ Kevin Green.
l Every Friday from Jan. 4-25, participants of F.I.T. Walkabouts are invited to Anytime Fitness at 4 p.m. Non-members will be asked to sign the guest register.
l Relay for Life Chili Supper, 4-8 p.m., Rushville Township Volunteer Fire Dept. Free will offering. Chili, hot dogs, chips, and desserts. All money going to Relay for Life. Carry
l Rush County 4-H beef and dairy beef weigh-in will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. Jan. 26 in the Livestock Pavilion on the Rush County Fairgrounds. Information and enrollment forms are available to pick up in the Rush County Extension office and will be available on Jan. 26, but will not be mailed to members. ALL animals that exhibit at the Rush County Fair will need to have an RFID tag, which will also be given on the day of the weigh-in. Information: 932-5974. Snow date is Feb. 2.
L Come on out to visit our Farmers’ and Artisans’ Winter Market located in downtown Rushville at Second Hand Sue’s and Huckleberry Hutch. You will find farm fresh eggs, local honey, homemade jams and jellies, fresh baked bread, and jewelry, handbags and other fine handcrafted items by local crafters. Buy local and support our local economy. Market open 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
l The 2nd session of the Rush County Small Steps to Health and Wealth™ Challenge will be at 10:15 a.m. at Zumba by Carrie, 306 N. Main St. (use the rear entrance). Rush Memorial Hospital will provide basic health assessments, Purdue Extension educator Gracie Marlatt will share a SSHW program and Carrie Simmermon will lead a demonstration Zumba class. Enrollment in the local version of this program is still possible by calling the Rush County Cooperative Extension Service at 932-5974.
l The movie UP will be showing at 3 p.m. at The Gathering, 245 N. Main St., Rushville. Popcorn and soda provided. Please bring a canned good for the Rush County Food Pantry. You’re welcome to bring your favorite pillow or camp chair! Everyone welcome.
l Soap Making Class, 2-3 p.m., Manilla Lions Club. Want to learn how to make soap? Cost is $27.50 per person. We’ll actually make a batch of soap that day so you can see how it’s done.....and you get to take a bar of soap home with you.....and I’ll feed you well! Email me at email@example.com or call 765-561-2572 if you want to come. Pre-registration is required
l FIT Walkabout, 11:35 a.m., Memorial Gymnasium – inside or outside. Meet in the lobby of RCHS Memorial Gymnasium. Information 932-5974.
l The Manna Mission Meal will be served 5 until 7 p.m. at Main Street Christian Church. The menu is chicken and noodles, mashed potatoes, broccoli and cheese, rolls and dessert. All who are in need of a hot meal are welcome to partake. We serve eat-in and carry-out meals. We also have some winter clothing (mostly adult) available for those in need.
l Open House at St. Mary’s School for any prospective families, newly registered families, and early education grades (preschool, kindergarten, and first grade.) Open house from 4:30-6 p.m. A light dinner will be served. Please RSVP by Monday morning, Jan. 28 at the school office, 932-3639. Mass featuring SMS Students will follow the Open House at 6:30 p.m. During the Open House, Kent Martin from School Choice Indiana will be offering an informational PowerPoint presentation on Indiana’s Voucher Program, SGO (Scholarships), and the new Tax Credit for present private school students in our school computer lab. The first 50 people in attendance will receive a free bright yellow National School Choice scarf to take home!
l The Rushville Riverside Park Amphitheater Committee will announce the 2013 Season at 7 p.m. at the 201 Building, 201 N. Main St., Rushville. The public is invited.