Destination Recreation: 4-29-17

Swim Lessons Registration for (completing) grades K-12 registration is Saturday, May 13, from 10 a.m. to noon at City Hall. Cost is just $6...

Time to Take a Devotional Break: God’s Standardized Test

GOD’S STANDARDIZED TEST This month students across Indiana have been participating in the annual state-required assessment known as the ISTEP+. Preparations for these tests begin early...

All colors for a ‘Rainy Day’ ballet

It took all colors of ballet skirts to create a rainbow for the “Rainy Day” ballet that would be part of the spring performance...

Lunches for seniors at Ouabache

Ouabache State Park has a series of senior carry-in lunches scheduled for the summer months on the last Thursday of each month, through August....

Pretty little raindrops

Members of the Ballet School’s beginning ballet class will be the rain drops as the “Rainy Day” ballet, written by ballet instructor Emily Roop,...

Helen Bradburn to celebrate 107th birthday

Helen Jeanette (Overholt) Bradburn will celebrate her 107th birthday on Monday, May 8. She was born May 8, 1910, in Bippus. Her parents were Milward...

Senior explorers learn about state parks history

By BARBARA BARBIERI One of the recent classes at the Bluffton Park Department’s Senior Exploration gatherings was presented by Shelly Reed, Interpretive Naturalist for the Upper...

Yoders go mushroom hunting

Editor’s Note: This column is about wild mushrooms. Wild mushrooms can be very dangerous or fatal to ingest if you don’t know how to...

Myths about child abuse

Violence is a learned behavior. The more a person sees of it, the more he/she accepts it as a normal part of life, the...

What’s Up! 4-27-17

Parks Registration has begun for Summer Summer Recreation registration has started.  Call 824-6069 or e-mail us at parks@ci.bluffton.in.us with participants name, age, parent name, phone and...