Pathfinders set Sept. 13 as annual memorial bike ride


The Simon Kenton Pathfinders will hold the annual Rita A. Larson Memorial Ride on Sept. 13. Larson was a lifelong teacher and user of the Simon Kenton Trail. The ride will include a metric century, a metric half-century and a 15-mile ride on the trail for families, beginning and ending at The Depot Coffee House, 644 Miami St., in Urbana.

A continental breakfast and lunch will be served, featuring bean soup and cornbread, trail mix and homemade cookies. Pre-registration is $20 for adults and $10 for children ages 3-12. The day of the ride, registration is $25 for adults and $15 for children. Children under 3 ride free. All proceeds go for trail maintenance and an endowment fund to maintain the Simon Kenton Trail. Registration forms are available at The Depot Coffee House and at simonkentonpathfinders.org. They also are available by contacting Nancy Lokai-Baldwin at nlb@ctcn.net or 937-605-2434.