Children sought for Bicentennial Torch choir

If you have a child in the fourth to sixth grades in Bartholomew County who likes to sing, planners for the upcoming bicentennial torch relay events would like to talk to you.

Taffy Schroer, with the Daughters of the American Revolution, is organizing the children’s choir performances on Sept. 18th, during the torch relay festivities at the Bartholomew County Public Library plaza. The children’s choir will sing sing the state song, “On the Banks of the Wabash” and “Back Home Again in Indiana.”

She said if you have a child who s interested, your first stop is to go to the Bartholomew County Public Library website at

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Schroer said that she would like to have up to 200 children in the choir, representing all of Bartholomew County’s elementary schools.