Mishawaka Fire Department will hold three open houses to coincide with National Fire Prevention Week. Each open house will feature fun for the whole family including food and drinks, face painting, bounce house, fire extinguisher demonstrations, crafts and handouts for the kids.
Mayor Dave Wood and Parks Superintendent, Phil Blasko, announce the ribbon cutting ceremony for the opening of the newly renovated Battell Community Center. The ceremony will take place at the facility located at 904 N. Main St, on Monday, October 10th at 5:30 pm. Facility tours will follow the ceremony until 6:45pm and a showing of the Wizard of Oz in the Auditorium at will begin at 7:00 pm.
Join Mishawaka Parks as they host the Fall Harvestfest (formerly Oktoberfest) on October 8th from 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm at Beutter Park. The event will feature music, kids crafts and games, a family hayride, the Michiana Chili Cook-Off, vendor booths and a beverage garden.
The Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay will arrive at the corner of Mill and Front Street in Mishawaka at approximately 11:22am on Saturday, October 8th. At 10:45am, Mishawaka Mayor Dave Wood will address the crowd and introduce the Mishawaka torchbearers who will then proceed to their appointed spot and wait for the torch to arrive from Lakeville, Indiana.