Limestone Marathon Deemed a Huge Success

(BEDFORD) – Bedford Parks Director Barry Jeskewich stated that the Limestone Marathon was a huge success and wanted to thank Holly Davis and WBIW, Kelly Smith, Kinetic Timing and the Parks Department Staff and Board Members for their work.  Jeskewich says the city had a great turnout and support for this event.

In other news, the parks department removed some trees around Wilson Park that were considered a safety issue. Work at the John Lowry Pool is also being completed. A fresh coating of paint is being applied to the restroom facilities and other maintenance is being done.

Recreation Director Gary Dorsett reports the following upcoming events:

October 17th – Fall Break Day at Thornton Park from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

  • Magic Show and Balloon Twisting from Easterling Entertainment starting at 10:30 a.m.
  • Free lunch sponsored by Bedford Federal Savings Bank from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Other activities include bounce houses, outdoor games, crafts. Etc.
  • Police cars, fire trucks, Lifeline Helicopter, Construction Equipment, etc. will be on site.

October 22nd Outdoor Series

  • Hydroponics: Learn to Grow plants without soil. Held at Wilson Park at 6:00 p.m.

October 29th Beginning Yoga with Trudy Brown

  • 6 week class at the Red Brick from 7:00 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.
  • Cost $42
  • Must bring own Yoga Mat

October 25th Men’s Basketball Deadline

  • Cost is $150  per team
  • Games will start November 6th

Golf  Pro Report:

The BNL Girls Golf Team for won their 7th consecutive Indiana High School Athletic Association sectional in a row. The event was held at Otis Park on September 21st. Officials would like to congratulate the team on their success.

They would also like to congratulate Ms. Addyson Bailey on her T47 at the state finals on October 4th and October 5th in which she shot a combined score of 172.