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Thursday, July 8, 2010

TERRE HAUTE -- The Center for Public Service and Community Engagement at Indiana State University, in conjunction with C.H.A.N.C.E.S. for Youth of Terre Haute, Ryves Youth Center at Etling Hall and the Terre Haute Children's Museum are co-sponsoring "Howl Yea! For Child Safety in the Wabash Valley," from 8:30-10:30 p.m., Monday, July 26.

The event will take place at the ISU Fountain area of Dede Plaza located next to the Hulman Memorial Student Union in the center of campus.

It is designed to promote the local non-profit organizations, which serve the youth of the Wabash Valley and bring about further awareness of their programs and facilities, as well as highlighting issues related to child safety and awareness throughout the Wabash Valley.

The centerpiece of the event features a Guinness Book of World Records Sanctioned Attempt for the Most Number of People Simultaneously Howling at the Full Moon.

The current record stands at 250 people and the goal of the event is to break the record and be officially recognized by the Guinness Book of World Records Organization.

The record-breaking event is free of charge.

Registration for the event begins at 8:30 p.m., and is a required part of the official program. Registration will at the ISU Fountain. In order to be considered as an official participant in the event, all participants must be registered.

The attempt to break the world record will begin between 10:15-10:30 p.m., and will last only a few minutes.

C.H.A.N.C.E.S. for Youth of Terre Haute, Ryves Youth Center at Etling Hall and the Terre Haute Children's Museum, along with the Center for Public Service and Community Engagement at Indiana State University will have representatives available to discuss their programs and mission of service for the youth of the Wabash Valley.

For more information, call event organizer at 812-841-0886 or e-mail howlyea2010@yahoo.com.



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