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COMMUNITY GARDEN. The Rockville Rotary Club recently celebrated a successful summer harvest at the Parke County Community Garden by hosting their 6th annual hobo stew picnic with gardeners at the garden clubhouse on the east side of US Hwy 41 on the south edge of  Rockville.   The hobo stew picnic featured vegetables from the community garden along with sides provided by Rotarians and gardeners. Among the 40 Rotarians, gardeners and guests attending were (front, from left) David Market, Connie Norman, Wayne Pavich, Geri Pavich, Barbara Hagerman, David Hagerman, Patsy Gooch, Diana Ader, Judy  Brook, Lawrence Williams, Jane Ewoldsen, Linda Spelbring and Alan Ader; (middle row) Joel Gooch, Jeff Gooch, Bonnie Hobbs, Susan Thomas, Janna Scott, Dawn Newnum, Sam Brook, Bev Rose, Diana Ruark, Charlie Dorton, Eric Byers and Mark Spelbring; (back) Maxine Young, Greg Harbison, Marty Rose, Jerry Pumphrey and Mike Ruark. All the plots in the Community Garden were utilized this year and the harvest has been bountiful. (photo submitted)