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Late-Winter Pruning

Friday, February 16, 2024

The Goshen Forestry Division will begin young tree pruning the week of February 19. Our initial focus will be on Oak trees in neighborhoods between Lincoln and Plymouth Avenues. Specifically, we will plan to work on street trees which the City planted in or near the right-of-way over the past 12... more

Community Relations Commission to host International Women's Day Luncheon

Thursday, February 15, 2024

The City of Goshen Community Relations Commission is hosting a luncheon on International Women’s Day, Friday, March 8, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Goshen Theater to celebrate and honor women in the Goshen community.  “I’m looking forward to celebrating the women of Goshen and am grateful... more

City of Goshen announces new firefighter training program in partnership with Goshen Community Schools

Tuesday, February 13, 2024

The City of Goshen and Goshen Community Schools announced a new Fire and EMS Pathway Program during Monday’s joint City Council and Goshen School Board meeting to enable students from Goshen High School to complete fire and EMS training.  “This exciting new partnership between the City of Goshen... more

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Board of Zoning Appeals

Today, 4:00pm

To view the webinar, please copy and paste this link on your browser: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89051557762 Or call: (301) 715-8592 or 312 626 6799 Webinar ID: 890 5155 7762

Board of Works

Thursday, February 29, 2024, 4:00pm

To join the webinar please copy and paste this link on your browser: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88469251269 or call +1 312 626 6799. Webinar ID: 884 6925 1269 Comments are no longer taken online.

Park Board Meeting

Monday, March 4, 2024, 4:00pm

Public may join in person or virtually by following this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89736482570

Maple City Walk

The 15th Annual Maple City Walk is scheduled for Saturday, September 14, 2024. Participants have their choice between a marathon, half-marathon and 10K as they enjoy a beautiful walk along the Maple City Greenway and Pumpkinvine Nature Trail. All participants will check in and start their walk at the Clover Hills Building at the Elkhart County Fairgrounds. From there, they will follow the Maple City Greenway and Pumpkinvine Nature Trail until they reach their respective turnaround point. The marathon route guides walkers all the way to Middlebury and back. This family friendly event is open to all ages. Children under 15 receive free admission, but still must register for the event.


Registration

You may register for the event in person at the Goshen Parks & Recreation Administrative Offices located at 524 E. Jackson St., Goshen, Indiana 46526. You may also register online using the following link https://maplecitywalk.com/

**The event registration can be found under the All Activities & Events tab on the registration platform. New users must create an account by clicking on the account tab prior to registering. 

Day-of registration is available on Saturday, September 14 starting at 7:30 am at the Clover Hills Building located at the following address:

Elkhart County Fairgrounds (Gate 6)
Clover Hills Building
17746 County Road 34
Goshen, IN 46528


Schedule

7:30 am: Day-of registration and check-in at Elkhart County Fairgrounds, Gate 6, Clover Hills Building. Parking is adjacent (17746 County Rd 34, Goshen, IN) until the walk begins. There are portable toilets at Gate 6 and along the route.

8:00 am: Marathon, Half-marathon and 10K begins. Walkers are allowed 5 hours to complete the 13.1-mile course along the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail and 9 hours to complete the 26-mile course.


Course Notes

  • Children under 15 must be accompanied by an adult.
  • A roving volunteer will carry a first aid kit. In case of emergency, call 911.
  • Water and light refreshments provided.
  • Bring your own water bottle. You can fill personal water bottles and pick up light refreshments at the halfway point.

Volunteers

We need your help! We are always looking for volunteers to help us with this wonderful community event! Volunteer assignments include:

  • Registration/Check-In
  • Food/Drink Stations

If you are interested in helping out, please contact Kimberlee Stephens 574-534-3003 or e-mail kimberleestephens@goshencity.com. You may also sign up online at Acts of Service.


Sponsors

We are actively looking for sponsors for the 2024 walk. If you are interested in supporting the event, please download and view the sponsor packet below. For more information, please contact Kimberlee Stephens 574-534-3003 or e-mail kimberleestephens@goshencity.com

Sponsor Packet


To view current programs and activities, please consult the 2024 Activity Guide. 

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