Scarecrows in the Park to be held Oct. 11

Staff report

ANNA — There will be a special event in the Anna Park on Sunday, Oct. 11.

Scarecrows in the Park and a craft/vendor and car show will be held from 1 to 5 p.m.

It’s $5 to enter a car into the car show, and all proceeds will go to the local food bank. Attendees will also get to vote on their favorite scarecrow by donating canned food items.

Through Aug. 31, the food bank in Anna has served 907 people throughout the county. Organizers are encouraging anyone who wants to come bring as much non-perishable food as they want and can.

It is $10 to set up a booth at the event. Interested parties can find a vendor form on the Village of Anna website. Questions may be directed to the village offices at 937-394-3751.

A special ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony will also be held for the new extension to the walking path at 3 p.m.

Staff report