- Sunday is the last day to buy mulch from Boy Scout Troop 996 , chartered by Aldersgate United Methodist Church (AUMC).
- A boating safety class will be held at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Mount Vernon on October 1.
- The Aldersgate Women's ministry is holding a dinner on October 2. RSVP by Sunday.
- The National Park Service is holding a free Junior Ranger Camp for 1st - 4th graders on October 2.
- Tickets are on sale for the .
- On this day in 2004, "Lost" premiered on ABC.
- Today is American Business Women's Day.
- Today is Car Free Day.