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Community invited to join Biking Beavers, Oct. 1

Village residents and Bluffton-area community members are invited to join a Biking Beavers evening bicycle ride hosted by Bluffton University faculty at 6 p.m. on October 1.

The tour will begin outside of the Sommer Center and conclude at Bluffton University Nature Preserve with a sweet treat. Please bring your own bicycle and safety gear.

No registration is necessary to participate in this event. For more information, contact Jessi Samuel at [email protected].


History walks explore Main Street in 1950

The Bluffton Public Library is taking reservations for four history walks down Bluffton’s Main Street, showing how the business district appeared in 1950. The walks take place on Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 4 and 5. Reservations are required.

Led by Fred Steiner, each walk will focus on nearly 35 storefronts and their business owners as they existed more than 70 years ago. The tours cover businesses and buildings on both sides of Main Street from Cherry Street to Elm Street.


Trick or Treat October 28 in Bluffton

Mayor Richard Johnson has scheduled trick or treating in the Village of Bluffton for 6:00-7:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 28.



4th Annual Quarry Farm 5K Run/Walk 

The Quarry Farm Nature Preserve & Conservation Farm, Pandora, is holding the 6th Annual Quarry Farm 5K Run/Walk event on Saturday, Oct. 2, at 10 a.m. The race will be held rain or shine.

Pre-registration is available online at www.thequarryfarm.org under "Events." Registration on the day of the event begins at 8:30 a.m.  Check-in for preregistered participants is from 8:45 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.


Sept. 25 Bluffton Cars & Coffee CANCELLED

Bluffton Cars & Coffee for September 25, 2021 has been cancelled due to inclement weather.

The next gathering of car and motorcycle enthusiasts will be on October 23 at 902 N. Main St.


Red Cross blood donation Sept 29 at Bluffton High School

The Red Cross will take blood donations on Wednesday, September 29 at Bluffton High School, 106 W. College Ave.

Appointments will be scheduled from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Visit https://www.redcrossblood.org/give.html/find-drive and enter "45817" to select a time, or call 1-800-RED CROSS.