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WATER TO BE SHUT OFF ON LINCOLN AVENUE

Monday, April 23, 2018

Water will be shut off On Lincoln Avenue From 6th to 8th streets Monday, April 23 from noon to 5 p.m. due to Construction on US 33, where staff is installing a new water main. A Boil Water Advisory is issued when water comes back on. In Consultation with the Indiana Department of Environmental Management,... more

Notice of Public Hearing on Proposed Ordinance to Amend the Uses of the Economic Improvement Fund for the Goshen Downtown Economic Improvement District

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

The Goshen Common Council will hold a public hearing in which all owners of real estate within the Goshen Downtown Economic Improvement District and other interested persons will be heard concerning an ordinance to amend the uses of the economic improvement fund. The proposed ordinance amends Ordinance... more

EIGHTH STREET TO BE CLOSED FOR CONSTRUCTION

Friday, April 13, 2018

In connection with the US 33 Northern Connector project, S. Eighth Street will be closed between Washington Street and Lincoln Avenue on Monday, April 16, 2018. The contractor also will be setting up a lane shift on Lincoln Avenue just west of the railroad tracks to allow for the construction of... more

Upcoming Events All »

Brush pickup

Monday, April 30, 2018

Board of Public Works & Safety & Stormwater

Monday, April 30, 2018, 2:00pm

City Council meeting

Tuesday, May 1, 2018, 7:00pm

Special Events

Daddy Daughter Valentine's Dance

Mark your calendar and get your tickets for this elegant evening! As always, this traditionally treasured dad and daughter night out will include awesome music provided by a professional DJ to dance the night away to, along with refreshments, plus each girl will receive a special memento. Memory photos will be taken and will be available for purchase at the dance. This is a ticketed event, so to reserve your spot you must purchase yout ticket in advance at the Goshen Park Office. Ticket sales will continue until capacity is reached.Seating is limited and fills fast, so please reserve early to ensure ticket availability. Contact Kim, 534-2901, with questions.

When: Thursday February 22; 6–8 pm

Location: Elkhart County 4 H Fairgrounds

Price: $12/person


NEW Storybook Trail

Walk While Building Literacy Skills! Storybook Trail is designed in partnership with the Goshen Public Library. The Storybook Trail is intended to combine the pleasures of reading with the benefits of walking together outdoors. The story begins on the south end of Rieth Interpretive Center at the arch on the trail connecting to the Classified Forest. Storybook Trail is open year around and is free of charge!

November: “Tap the Magic Tree” by Christie Matheson
December: “Polar Express” by Chris Van Allsburg
January: “The Snowy Day” by Ezra Jack Keats

For more information, contact Kim Stephens 534-2901.


Letters to Santa

Drop your letters to Santa in the North Pole mailbox at the Goshen Public Library from November 6 through December 8, and Santa and his helpers will make sure you get a return letter sent right to your house. There is no postage necessary; just be sure to include your full mailing address, and print neatly! The mailbox is located on the second floor of the library.

Goshen Public Library

601 S 5th St, Goshen, IN 46526


For information on the Kids' & Teens' TryAthlon or the Rock the Quarry Triathlon & Mile Swim, please visit our Triathlons page.

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