Prairie Spirit Rail Trail State Park will be having an Open House on March 9th, 2013 from 8 am to 12 noon in the City of Iola at the Riverside Park Community Building (600 South State Street).
- Thrive Allen County‘s David Toland will be giving a power point presentation at 10 am on its variety of community activities, including the Prairie Spirit Trail extension from Cofachique Park to Riverside Park within the City of Iola and new construction of the Southwind trail that travels from the City of Iola to the City of Humboldt.
- Kristi Lee from the Franklin County Convention and Visitors Bureau and Mary Lou Ruppert from the Garnett Chamber of Commerce will have information about activities, events, and organizations within the Franklin County and Anderson County areas. The Iola Chamber of Commerce will have information available about the City of Iola and the City of Iola will have a map of the proposed Cottonwood trail that would travel East from the Prairie Spirit Trail within Iola.
- Allen County Hospital will have representatives on hand to take blood pressure and body mass index for a quick health evaluation and what these numbers mean to you.
- The Friends of the Prairie Spirit Trail will provide snacks and information on how you can join the group and get involved in helping the trail.
Any questions about the event can be directed to the Prairie Spirit Rail Trail State Park at 785-448-6767.