The Join Scouts Recruitment Night is Aug. 21, 6:30 p.m., Batesville Primary School cafeteria. Boys in grades 1-5 are welcome to join. Info or if unable to attend: Amy McKell, 812-212-9137 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Batesville Area Historical Society will meet Aug. 21, 7 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library.
Wednesday, Aug. 22
Voices for Children
A meeting about Southeastern Indiana Voices for Children and becoming a Court-Appointed Special Advocate for abused and neglected children is Aug. 22, 6:30 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Info: www.SEIvoices.com, 812-599-2630 or email@example.com.
Thursday, Aug. 23
The Secular Franciscans, a fraternity for lay people who want to follow the rule of life of St. Francis, will meet Aug. 23, 6:30 p.m., Holy Family Catholic Church, Oldenburg, Father Rudolf Room.
Friday, Aug. 24
School Board Candidates
Aug. 24, noon, is the last day for citizens to file information to be a school board candidate for the Nov. 6 election. Candidates for South Ripley, Batesville, Milan and Jac-Cen-Del community school districts must file with the Ripley County clerk’s office, Versailles. Info: 812-689-6115. Candidates for the Franklin County Community School Corp. and Union County/College Corner Joint School District must file in the Franklin County clerk’s office. Info: 765-647-5111, Ext. 3.
On Aug. 24, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will sponsor a Back to School Blues Buster Party for grades 6-12, 7 p.m Info: 812-663-2826.
Saturday, Aug. 25
The free Batesville Memorial Public Library Kids Health and Safety Day suggested for ages pre-kindergarten to third grade is Aug. 25, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., library parking lot.
Acoustic folk quartet Wild Carrot and the Roots Band, Cincinnati, performs a free show as part of the Batesville Memorial Public Library After Hours Concert Series Aug. 25, 7 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 26