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Archive for August, 2010

2nd Annual Bike Michiana for Hospice Ride: Sun. 9/12

Posted by Henry Scott on August 27, 2010

BM_HospiceThe 2nd annual Bike Michiana for Hospice ride will take place on Sunday, September 12th. I’ll paste a few details below, but check out the event’s official page for registration and the latest information.

When and Where:
Sunday, September 12
Start & Finish at St. Patrick’s Park in South Bend [MAP]

$30 by September 5, 2010
$40 beginning September 6, 2010
12 years & under ride free!

Proceeds benefit The Center for Hospice and Palliative Care and the Bike Michiana Coalition.

Ride Options:
Family Ride — 3.5 – 11.5 miles (your choice)
25 miles
40 miles
62 miles
101.5 miles

Last year’s SAG stops were amazingly good! Check out the refreshment providers:

  • Indulgence Pastry Shop & Cafe
  • Yesterday’s
  • LaSalle Grill
  • Fiddler’s Hearth

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2011 Bike to Work and Bike The Bend dates announced

Posted by Paul Taylor on August 14, 2010

The 2011 dates for these two popular Michiana events have been announced. Bike the Bend will be Sunday, May 15, 2011. Once again, it will be the kickoff for Michiana Bike to Work Week, which will run from Monday, May 16 through Friday. May 20.

These dates are changed from 2010, and once again puts the Michiana Bike to Work celebration in sync with the national event.

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Goshen Millrace tunnel grand opening!

Posted by Phil G-E on August 10, 2010

From the City of Goshen Facebook page:

The SHANKLIN-MILLRACE PASSAGE will be completed soon! A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held Wednesday, August 11 at 5 pm. Come meet with us in the parking lot outside Rieth Interpretive Center at 410 West Plymouth Avenue, and celebrate with the City the completion of this much anticipated Maple City project. The Park Department will be serving refreshments. You are encouraged to ride your bike, and please remember to wear your helmet!

Please attend if at all possible to show your support.

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