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l Christmas On Main is the kick off for the holiday season by bringing Santa to town. Santa will then be in Willkie Park at Santa’s House to talk to little ones about their Christmas wishes. Parade line-up starts at 5:30 p.m, The parade at 6 p.m. and is open to all! Decorate entries with lights for all to enjoy. Merchants open late, vendors along Main Street, 3rd Street features a tent with children’s activities inside, Jazz Band performing in the Gazebo. Interested in being a vendor, caroling or helping, please contact Sandy at 765-932-2880 for more information.
l Rush County Senior Citizens Center is taking reservations for booth space for the Annual Christmas Bazaar on Dec. 5. Call 932-2935 to reserve space. Deadline Nov. 29.
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 Free bowling sponsored by The Gathering as a fun community outing, 4-6 p.m., Rushville Lanes. Space is limited. Must call to reserve a spot, 765-561-1134. Children under 12 must have adult present.
l Take some F.I.T. laps on the RCS track to make room for Thursday’s turkey. Meet at the track north of Benjamin Rush Middle School at 5 p.m. Be sure to dress for the weather. This walkabout is sponsored by the Fitness Initiative Team of Rush County. Information: 932-5974.
l The Samuel Cohee Open Drain Drainage Board will hold a special meeting at 10 a.m. in the Commissioners Room of the Rush County Courthouse. The purpose of this meeting is to open bids for the surveying of the drain and wetlands determination of the drain.
l Take a F.I.T. Walkabout to prepare for Thanksgiving dinner. Meet at 1 p.m. at the Boys & Girls Club, 1590 N Sexton Street. Depending upon the weather we will either walk inside or outside. This walkabout is sponsored by the Fitness Initiative Team of Rush County. Information: 932-5974.
l Thanksgiving. No RCS school Nov. 22 and 23.
l RCHS Band Alumni Night.
l F.I.T. Walkabouts are exploring the available indoor walking options. On Monday, November 26, meet at Memorial Gymnasium at 11:35 a.m. Memorial Gym is available (when school is in session) Monday – Friday from 6:30 – 8:00 a.m. and during the students’ lunchtime – Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 11:35 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. and Wednesday 11:20 – 11:50 a.m. F.I.T. Walkabouts are sponsored by the Fitness Initiative Team of Rush County. Information: 932-5974.
l Manilla Town & Country Homemakers Club will meet at 7 p.m. at the home of Evonne Kuhn. Lori Kuhn will be co-hostess. Phyllis White will give devotions. Teola Carmony will give the lesson on “Something I Can Do for the Ones I Love.” Roll call: Favorite Thanksgiving food. Members are reminded to bring their secret pal information.
l Indiana Blood Center blood drives, 2 – 6 p.m., Rush Memorial Hospital. Donors can find the most up to date drive information or schedule an appointment by visiting www.donorpoint.org or by calling 800.632.4722 and selecting option #4. If you have any questions, please contact Indiana Blood Center at 800-632-4722.
l Walk with the Indianapolis Hiking Club as they visit Rushville with “Get Fit on the Fitness Trail”. Meet at 3:45 p.m. in the parking lot east of Rushville Consolidated High School. This F.I.T. Walkabout is sponsored by the Fitness Initiative Team of Rush County. Information: 932-5974.