Jenny’s Picks – August 4

If you’re looking to teach your child about money in a fun way, check out the Second Annual Smart Money Family Fun Bike Ride, 8:30 a.m. Aug. 6 at the Columbus Municipal Airport, 4770 Ray Boll Blvd. Registration opens at 8 a.m. Family friendly bike ride with prizes and activities along 5- and 14-mile routes highlighting the importance of saving and using money wisely. Cost: $35 per adult, $5 per child. Proceeds will support financial literacy programs in the community. Rain date is Aug. 20. Information:

Tassels and fringe, tassels and fringe. The season’s fashion accessories are all about these embellishments. Head to Craft Night, 6 p.m. Aug. 9 at the Bartholomew County Public Library, 536 Fifth St., to learn how to make a tassel bracelet. The class is limited to 15 attendees. Information and registration: 812-379-1266 and under Events.

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Jenny Elig is a reporter for The Republic. She can be reached at or 812-379-5671.