SPIRIT OF JASPER TRAIN ATTENDANTS

The City of Jasper is now seeking volunteers to be Attendants aboard the Spirit of Jasper train for this year’s excursions. The excursions include Ride & Dines and trips to French Lick from June 1 through November 2.   Attendants (including past volunteers) will be required to take a basic training class offered at 6:00 pm Wednesday, March 20, and again at 9:00 am Saturday, March 23. The class will be held at the train depot, 201 Mill Street and will last approximately 2 hours.

For more information or to register for a class, call the Park & Recreation Department at 482-5959.

JASPER RIVERFRONT

The City of Jasper will be holding a public meeting to get public input on developing the Downtown Riverfront Master Plan. The meeting will take place Tuesday, April 2nd from 5:30 til 8:00 pm at the former location of Obermeyer Yamaha at Third Avenue and Mill Street.

FERDINAND ELEMENTARY LITERACY

Ferdinand Elementary will be holding a literacy event this Sunday. The event will feature Ferdinand-native and Indiana Lieutenant Governor Sue Ellsperman as keynote speaker and area story teller Mary Jo Huff. Several door prizes will be given away, including a Kindle and many different children’s books. Adults and children will also have a book swap.

INDIANA 15 REGIONAL PLANNING COMMISSION

The Executive Board of the Indiana 15 Regional Planning Commission will meet Tuesday, March 26th at 6:30 pm at the Commission’s Office, located at 221 East First Street in Ferdinand.