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Saturday, March 1
The Dearborn County Hospital Health-A-Fair is March 1, 7 a.m.-noon, 600 Wilson Creek Road, Lawrenceburg. Free pulmonary function, blood oxygen saturation, blood pressure and height/weight screenings and colorectal cancer screening kits. An optional blood chemistry analysis, including an HDL/LDL cholesterol ratio, will be offered for a reduced $30 fee. For the most accurate results, a 12-hour fast immediately before the blood chemistry analysis is recommended.
The Southeastern Indiana Recycling District will hold a Household Hazardous Waste collection day for residents of Franklin and Ripley counties March 1. Items can be dropped off at the Franklin County Recycle Center, Brookville, 8-10 a.m., or Ripley County Recycle Center, Osgood, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Info: www.seird.org.
The Westport Christian Church Women’s Conference is March 1, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., 102 W. Mulberry St. The $20 registration fee includes 8 a.m. continental breakfast and lunch. Registration forms are available at www.westportchristianchurch.com. Info: 812-591-3807.
The Francis Series – Francis, Leader of Peace will be presented March 1, 9-11:30 a.m., Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Cost: $20. Info and RSVP: 933-6437 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Batesville Eagles Aerie membership drive is March 1 beginning at 2 p.m.
The Oldenburg Academy Drama Club presents “The Canterville Ghost,” a comedic ghost story, March 1, 7 p.m., auditorium. Tickets at $7 for adults and $5 for students will be available at the door.
Children in grades 1-12 may enroll in 4-H. Forms are available through the Franklin County extension office, schools, libraries or club leaders or online at four-h.purdue.edu/enroll and are due by March 1. Info: 765-647-3511.
Sunday, March 2
St. John’s United Church of Christ, Huntersville, will host a freewill offering spud, soup and salad luncheon March 2, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., church dining room. Silent auction.