RUSHVILLE — Not-for-profits may submit upcoming events to firstname.lastname@example.org or 126 S. Main St., Rushville, IN 46173.
l Fall heavy trash pick up - North of Flatrock River - Pick up Sept. 24-28. South of Flatrock River - Set out Sept. 24-30. Pick up Oct. 1-5.
l Rushville Rotary Club 5K Run and Walk, 9 a.m., Sept. 29, RCHS Gym. Entry fee $15 adults and $10 child 11-17 years old. Check payable to Rushville Rotary Club. Check in and late registration 8:30 to 9 a.m. Register by Sept. 24 to guarantee a T-shirt. Proceeds benefit Rushville Rotary Club local scholarships. Registration with Wells Fargo Bank, Theresa Alexander, 765-938-4646 or Rush Memorial Hospital, Julie Dragoo, 765-932-7578.
l Rush County’s fall festival, RushFest, will take place Sept. 29 in Downtown Rushville. Specific event and activity times are included in today’s edition.
l F.I.T. Walkabout open to the public as part of Rush Fest. Finish the day with the Walkabout, Celebrate RushFest, in Riverside Park. Meet at 2 p.m. at the lion by the amphitheater.
l Rush County Players auditions for their Christmas production, Miracle on 34th Street, 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 29 and 30 with call-backs Oct. 1 (if needed), all at the Rush County Players Playhouse, 201 W. 2nd St., Rushville. Roles are available for those in grades 3 and above, including many “walk-on” or non-speaking roles. Shows will be Dec. 14, 15, and 16 at St. Mary’s School Auditorium.
l Scott Brooks Annual Softball Tourney, Hog Roast $6.00, and Bake Sale at the Mens Softball Diamond.
l Lewisville Lodge #72 Sausage & Eggs, Biscuits & Gravy Breakfast 6:30 to 9 a.m. at Lewisville Masonic Lodge. Free will offering. Sponsored by Lewisville Lodge # 72 & Eastern Star # 463.
l A 3-session series of Parenting Counts is being offered Oct. 4, 11 & 18 from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Sponsored by Purdue Extension and the Rush County Parenting Council these classes are geared toward the parents and family members of children ages birth to age 5. The focus is raising socially and emotionally healthy children. Call 932-5974 to register by Sept. 28. $15 per family for the entire series. Child care provided by volunteers from Phoenix House. Class size is limited, so call soon.
l The Annual September Carthage Get together is from noon to 3 p.m. at Ponderosa in Greenfield. Bring photos and memories to share. We always have a great time so you don’t want to miss out! Call all your friends and classmates to join us. Information: Hester (Creswell) Shelby Class of 1958, 317-513-2438.
l Purdue Extension Rush Co. is planning to offer the Master Gardener classes again this fall. If you are interested in taking the classes, please contact the Extension office at 932-5974. Registration deadline is Sept. 30.
l Rushville Elks #1307 Sunday Brunch. The Elks is trying something new! Every Sunday’s from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., buffet style all you can eat with bagels, eggs, bacon, sausage, shredded has browns, pancakes (with fruit available) and even a manned omelet station! Meal comes with choice of tea, lemonade, orange juice or coffee. Open to the public. Senior discount. Reservations accepted.
l The 104th annual Land Reunion will be held at the Jackson Township building with the dinner beginning at noon.
l First Christian Assembly of God, 121 S. Morgan St., will host a Free Food Day with hotdogs, chips and pop for the community starting at noon. Join them for food and fellowship.