Parks department set for end of summer event

The Seymour Parks and Recreation Department will host its End of Summer Escape from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday at Shields Park.

Several inflatables, including two bounce houses, an obstacle course, two slides and basketball goals will be set up during the free event.

There also will be drawings for backpacks full of school supplies — one for a girl and one for a boy.

The event features free refreshments and free admission to Shields Park Pool for the afternoon session. Music will be provided by KIX 92.7 radio.

Information: seyparkrec@seymourin.org or 812-522-6420