October 17, 2013

Community happenings: Haunted woods, costume sale


---- — Fulton Co. history haunts woods

ROCHESTER — The Haunted Woods Trail will be Oct. 18 and 19 and Oct. 25 and 26 at the Fulton County Historical Society grounds, 4 miles north of Rochester on U.S. 31. Tours begin at 7:30 p.m. and run till 11 p.m. or until the crowd is all transported by tractor-pulled trams to the woods, rain or moonlight.

Cost is $6 for adults ages 12 and up; $3 for children ages 6 to 11, and free for those aged 5 and under. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Cookies, hot chocolate and cider will be available to purchase at the museum. Volunteers are welcome. For further information call 574-223-4436 or website All proceeds will go to support the museum.

Costume sale to benefit Civic Players

Civic Players of Logansport is having a fundraiser to benefit Civic Players and selling the group's old costumes. The costume sale fundraiser will take place from 3 to 8 p.m. Friday, from 8 a.m. until people stop coming Saturday and from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, at the Civic Players building at 1115 Erie Ave., Logansport, For more information, call Nancy Quigney at 574-516-1158.

Running with the Lions preregistration open

LUCERNE — The Lucerne Lions present their first 5K run/walk starting at 9 a.m. Nov. 2 in Lucerne.

Preregister by Saturday for $12 and a guaranteed shirt. Register Oct. 20 and after for $15, shirt not guaranteed. Race day registration and check-in will take place from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. at the Lucerne Lions Hall, 104 W. Hill St. The race will take place on 150 West and will be an out and back race.

For more information or to register call Dirk at 574-643-4225, email or look the Lions up on Facebook by searching Lucerne Lions Club.

Special Olympics raising funds at restaurant

Bob Evans is having a community fundraiser, for the Special Olympics Indiana, Cass County, from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday. Bob Evans will donate 15 percent of sales when you present their "dine in to make a difference" flyer.

Panhandle prairie grass to be dedicated

STAR CITY — Panhandle Pathway is having a dedication of a 3.5 acre remnant of the original Peninsula Prairie located in Pulaski County between the trail and U.S. 35, at 5 p.m. EST, Tuesday Oct. 22, at Pulaski County Road 400 South and the trail. There will be parking at North Central Co-op.

Public input sought on watershed

DELPHI — The Wabash River Enhancement Corporation and the Carroll County Soil and Water Conservation District is having a public input session at 6 p.m. Oct. 23.

There will be opportunity to discuss best management practices and share input as we finalize the Deer Creek-Sugar Creek Watershed Management Plan. This input session will be at the Delphi United Methodist Church, located at 1796 U.S. 421, Delphi. Free dinner and childcare will be provided.

Marching Kings parents selling Christmas wreaths

WALTON — The Lewis Cass Band Booster parents are selling Christmas wreaths and greenery for a fundraiser to benefit the Lewis Cass Marching Kings.

For information, contact Anne Reish at 574-753-4164. Orders and payments are due by Oct. 25; checks are payable to LC Band Boosters. The wreaths should be delivered before Thanksgiving.