A reading from “Bertha’s Battle – A Lesson in Faith and Survival,” written by Batesville residents Bertha Kreinhop and Mel Calvert, is March 9, 2 p.m., Batesville public library.
The TriForce Mission Team members are taking orders for sub sandwiches through March 9. The subs will be available for pick up after the March 16 Masses. Info and order forms: www.stlouis-batesville.org/ym_formsnewsletters. Proceeds go toward the group’s summer mission trip to Milford Center, Ohio.
Monday, March 10
A potluck sponsored by the Food & Growers Association of the Laughery Valley Environs will be held March 11, 6:30 p.m., Deanna and Scott Hookway’s home, 1031 Three Mile Road, Batesville. Bring a dish to share. RSVP by March 10: Deanna_hookway@etczone.com or 934-3910.
Tuesday, March 11
On March 8, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host Make and Take Tuesday. Info: 812-663-2826 or www.greensburglibrary.org.
Bill Jamerson will perform songs and stories about Michigan’s Upper Peninsula March 11, 3 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Free. Info: 934-4706.
The Ripley County Democrats will meet March 11, The Reservation, Milan. Dinner, 6 p.m.; meeting, 7 p.m.
A solo card party will be held March 11, 7 p.m., Batesville Knights of St. John Hall.
The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3183 will meet March 11, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, March 12
The St. Anne’s Ladies Sodality Card Party is March 12, 1 p.m., St. Anthony Catholic Church, Morris, lower hall.
Batesville Toastmasters will meet March 12, 5:30 p.m., Community Church of Batesville, 103 E. George St. Info: 934-3462.
Thursday, March 13
Milan Elementary School kindergarten registration is March 13. Sessions will be scheduled in half-hour increments from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. A parent and the kindergarten child should be in attendance. Info or to schedule an appointment: 812-654-2922.
A blood drive will be held March 13, 1-6:30 p.m., Sunman American Legion hall, 412 Eastern Ave. Info or to schedule appointments: www.hoxworth.org/groups/sunman or Roger Lang, 812-623-3685.