Goshen welcomes Karen Pence for Indiana's 200th birthday
Posted: May 31, 2015 11:41 PM EST | Updated: Jun 1, 2015 3:01 PM EST
Pence is Indiana's Bicentennial Ambassador.
She will visit Goshen and learn about Bicentennial Legacy projects in Goshen and throughout Elkhart County.
12-12:15 p.m. Historic Goshen Theater
12:15-12:23 p.m. Tour of Goshen Mill Race to the Historic Hawks Building
12:23-12:38 p.m. Historic Hawks Building Artisan Showcase
12:38-12:45 p.m. Return to Main Street and Walking Tour of Downtown Goshen to the Historic Courthouse and the Quilt Garden
12:45-12:47 p.m. Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail overview at the Courthouse Quilt Garden
12:47-12:54 p.m. Walk and Visit to Olympia Candy Kitchen
12:54-12:58 p.m. Walking tour of Historic Downtown Goshen on opposite side of Main Street back to car parked at the Goshen Theater
1:04-1:10 p.m. Tour of Goertzen Pottery Studio and main floor of the Old Bag Factory
1:10-1:50 p.m. Lunch and Meet & Learn with the Elkhart County Legacy Project Managers at The Trolley Café
1:50-2 p.m. Quilt Designs at the Old Bag Factory and the "Legacy" Quilt Garden
"Mrs. Karen Pence, as the Bicentennial Ambassador, is visiting Elkhart County to see a sampling of the planned events, especially the County's Quilt Garden Series. She is a gardener and a beekeeper, in addition to being a schoolteacher, artist, and champion of Indiana's schools,” said Laura Coyne, the Chairwoman for the Elkhart County Indiana Bicentennial Commission.