l The City of Rushville has completed the bridge in Riverside Park that completes the one mile trail that loops around the Amphitheater. The
trail runs through the woods and along the river and gives the feeling of
being in a state park. The ribbon cutting ceremony will be held during a
FIT Walkabout at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 1. Meet in the lower parking lot near the
Amphitheater to walk together to the bridge for the ceremony.
l F.I.T. Walkabout open to the public. Try Hoofin' It on Harcourt. The group will explore the paved path north of Conrad Harcourt Way as well as the new sidewalks. Meet at 5:30 p.m. in the parking lot on the east side of the Comfort Inn.
l Central Indiana Regional Blood Center Blood Drive, 3 to 8 p.m., Oct. 9, Milroy United Methodist Church, 114 N. Pleasant St., Milroy. Appointments preferred; walk-ins accepted. Contact: Jane Adams 765-629-2191 or Merrill Carrigan 765-629-2354 for appointments.
l F.I.T. Walkabout open to the public. Exploring a new area is Steppin' Out at Sugar Hill. Meet at the corner of 11th & Sexton streets at 5:30 p.m. to walk over to this attractive neighborhood.
l F.I.T. Walkabout open to the public. Downtown History Walk. Meet at 5:30 p.m. in the parking lot of First Presbyterian Church, 226 N. Morgan Street.
l Friends of the Greensburg Public Library annual Fall Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 12; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 13 and 1 to 3 p.m. Oct. 14 in the meeting room of the library, 1110 E. Main St., Greensburg. Information: 812-663-2826.
l Rush County Schools Fall Break Oct. 25 and 26. No school.
l 6th Annual St. Mary School 5K Run/Walk, 8:30 a.m., Nov. 3., Benjamin Rush Middle School, 1601 N. Sexton St., Rushville. Late registration 7:45 to 8:30 a.m. $15 adults, $10 under 18. Registration received after Oct. 6 not guaranteed shirt. Children's races for sixth grade and under will be held at BRMS track. Awards and prizes. Donations accepted for St. Mary Food Pantry. Information: 765-932-3639.
l Indiana amateur radio/ham testing by volunteer examiners in the Rushville area. Test 9 a.m. to noon at Rushville Public Library. Test given the third Saturday of November. Fee $15. Info: Michael Elder 932-3545, e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Test information found with zip code search at www.arrl.com.
l Thanksgiving. No RCS school Nov. 22 and 23.