Donation Dollars at Work!

Trails of Santa Claus, Inc. is dedicated to the trails in and around Santa Claus. This includes providing amenities along those trails. Thanks to generous donations, this afternoon TOSCI completed the installation of the remaining bike racks that were in stock in Santa Claus. That brings our total to five…

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Nice Racks!

Jeff Lindsey and Bill Cherolis try out the new bike racks at Town Hall.

In anticipation of the soon to be constructed Yellig Park-Christmas Lake Village Biking and Hiking Trail, bike racks are being installed this weekend at public facilities along the routes of our trails. One of the missions of TOSCI is to provide amenities to the trails. These racks were purchased by…

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Donations needed.

In an effort to show that Santa Claus is a walking and biking friendly community, and in anticipation of the Yellig Park to Christmas Lake Village Trail, the TOSCI Board and friends will be installing bicycle racks at Yellig Park, The Community Center and Town Hall this weekend. The racks…

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Drilling for oil?

If you have seen this strange looking device on IN-162 and the line of holes it’s producing just west of Santa Claus, you might be wondering what’s going on. We don’t think it’s oil wells, but if we’re correct, it might be the next best thing. It’s probably engineering work…

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FORUM SHOWS TOURISM A KEY INGREDIENT TO OUR REGION’S FUTURE

I attended a very interesting forum last night held by Purdue University’s Center for Regional Development. Approximately 60 people from Crawford, Dubois, Orange, Perry, Pike and Spencer County developed lists of strengths and weaknesses and the unique challenges faced by the counties that comprise Indiana’s Region 15 Planning Commission. It…

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“NOT SO SCARY” TRICK OR TREAT TRAIL

Join us mid-day on Halloween…Bring the kids 12 and under for the: “NOT SO SCARY” TRICK OR TREAT TRAIL Saturday, October 31, 2015 10am-2pm Jim Yellig Park Santa Claus, IN TOSCI will be there with goodies! Directions Hosted by the Town of Santa Claus Parks and Recreation Department, Kyle Lambert,…

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The Town of Santa Claus might just have become just a little brighter.

Tonight the Town Council accepted a proposal from TOSCI to lease the streetlight banner poles for the purpose of making our town a little brighter and a little more attractive…and to raise money for our trails. Pending final lease agreement and approval of that lease by the Council at their…

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Did you make the Honor Roll yet?

2015 TOSCI Honor Role

  THANKS! People are coming aboard the Trails of Santa Claus, Inc. with their contribution to TOSCI and their contributions are really appreciated! You’ll find them listed on our Honor Roll Page. We’d like to add your name! Our next board meeting is September 16th and we would like to…

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He REALLY liked the hat!

I think U.S. Rep. Larry Bucshon REALLY liked the hat! I had an opportunity to meet with Congressman Bucshon this afternoon to discuss the Trails of Santa Claus, Inc. and how Federal Highway Funding affects future  trail funding. I also presented him with a TOSCI “I Believe in Santa Claus”…

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