New Albany-based SunDown RunDown, a start-up pitch event, 6 p.m. May 31, at the Varsity Club in Columbus. This event is a rapid fire pitch session in which companies have five minutes to pitch their idea to an audience of investors, mentors and potential talent to help take their business to the next step. For information, visit sundownrundown.org or email info@sundownrundown.org.

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Events and programs

New Albany-based SunDown RunDown, a start-up pitch event, 6 p.m. May 31, at the Varsity Club in Columbus. This event is a rapid fire pitch session in which companies have five minutes to pitch their idea to an audience of investors, mentors and potential talent to help take their business to the next step. For information, visit sundownrundown.org or email info@sundownrundown.org.

New Albany Habitat Partnership, annual Fundraiser Fun Night, 6:30 p.m. June 6, at Flanagan's, corner of Reynoldsburg-New Albany and Clark State. The event will feature food, drinks and music by Shawn Vadala and Kent Pepper.

Circle of Friends Run for the Rainbow, 5K Run/Walk and Kid's Fun Run, 5:30 to 9 p.m. June 14, at New Albany's Market Square. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. Family activities, food and prizes will be available. The Kid's Fun Run starts at 6:45 p.m., followed by the 5K run at 7 p.m. and the walk at 7:03 p.m. Fees are $30 for the run or walk before May 31, $35 after. Fee for the children's run is $20. For more information, visit nationwidechildrens.org/runfortherainbow.

Burn Yoga, Yoga Gives to St. Jude Kids, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. June 15, at the studio, 153 Mill St., Gahanna. This event, designed for people of all ages with diverse levels of experience, will feature various types of yoga classes, free healthy food, free massages, facials and giveaways. The program is designed to raise awareness and funding for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. To register, send an email to Rachel at Rachel.kerr@stjude.org or call 614-203-4691.

Meetings

Gahanna/New Albany Christian Women's Connection, 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. June 14, at the New Albany Country Club, 1 Club Drive. The Flag Lady of Worthington, Mary Leavett, will be the guest. Julie Russell and Bryan Babcock will provide music. Diane Dassing from Crest Hill, Ill., will be speaking. Cost is $17. For reservations, due June 9, email nagcwc@gmail.com or call Marquell 614-476-9942. Participants are asked to wear red, white and blue in recognition of Flag Day.

AmSpirit Business Connections-New Albany/Gahanna Chapter, 7:45 a.m. Fridays at Scrambler Marie's, 5729 N. Hamilton Road. The program focuses on networking opportunities for small businesses and professionals. For more information, contact Dan Wolt at 614-419-9103.

New Albany Community Garden, 5:30 to 7 p.m. the first Tuesday evening of the month in the garden during fair weather and at the Plain Township Fire Department on Route 62 during bad weather. All meetings are free. Visit facebook.com/newalbanycommunitygarden.

Easton-New Albany Chapter of the Accountant Information Market, 11:45 a.m. on the first and third Wednesday of each month at Scrambler Marie's (order off menu), 5729 N. Hamilton Road. The group aims to sponsor programs that support the accounting profession through CPE classes and provide new networking opportunities for possible referrals to new clients and new client resources. For information, call 614-478-8187 or email john@accountantinformationmarket.com.

New Albany Chamber of Commerce meets the third Thursday of each month. Visit newalbanychamber.com for the meeting time and location. For reservations, call 614-855-4400.

Government

New Albany Planning Commission, 7 p.m. the third Monday of each month at Village Hall, 99 W. Main St.

New Albany Board of Zoning Appeals, 7 p.m. the fourth Monday of each month at Village Hall.

New Albany Architectural Review Board, 7 p.m. the second Monday of each month at Village Hall.

New Albany City Council, 6 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of each month at Village Hall.

Rocky Fork Blacklick Accord, 7 p.m. the third Thursday of each month at Village Hall.

Plain Township Board of Trustees, 7 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays of each month at the Plain Township fire station, 9500 Johnstown Road.

Plain Township Zoning Commission, 7 p.m. the second Thursday of the month at the Plain Township fire station.

Plain Township Board of Zoning Appeals, 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month at the Plain Township fire station.