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Saturday, Nov. 9
Batesville curbside pickup of large items from residents’ homes is Nov. 9 starting at 5 a.m. Acceptable items: clothing; furniture, bedsprings and mattresses; rugs and carpet pieces; rubber hose; appliances; wood, bundled 4 feet or shorter, 75 pounds maximum; insulation; cans and buckets, totally cleaned and dry; paint cans containing dried paint only. Refrigerators, air-conditioning units and freezers must have stickers showing chlorofluorocarbons were removed. Info: 933-6100.
The St. Maurice Catholic Church Fall Smorgasbord is Nov. 9, from 4-7:30 p.m., parish activity center, Napoleon. Cost is $10 for adults, $4 for children 6-12, free for younger kids.
A turkey dinner will be held Nov. 9, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Batesville United Methodist Church. Carryout, 4-6:30 p.m. Cost: adults, $10; children, $5.
Greg Hough, founding member of Petra, considered the most successful contemporary Christian band, will perform a free concert Nov. 9, 7 p.m., The Upper Room, 124 E. Sixth St., Brookville.
Sunday, Nov. 10
The Morris Volunteer Firemen’s Breakfast is Nov. 10, 7 a.m.-1 p.m., Schad Hall, Morris. Freewill offering. Proceeds go toward equipment.
The Batesville Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3183 Men’s Auxiliary is sponsoring a benefit shoot for Johnny Fields Nov. 10, 11 a.m., Tri-Township Conservation Club, Oldenburg. Meat and money shoots. All proceeds go to his medical expenses.
The Sunman American Legion Veterans Day Dinner and Flag Retirement Ceremony is Nov. 10, post. Freewill offering chicken dinner, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., eat in or carry out; flag retirements, 1 p.m. Info: 812-623-2055.
The Oldenburg Academy Open House is Nov. 10, 1-3 p.m. Info: Annette Hunger, 934-4440, Ext. 231.
The Daughters of Isabella Chapter 1384 will host a chocolate social for guys and gals over 18 Nov. 10, 2-4 p.m., Holy Family Church cafeteria, Oldenburg. Cost: $5 and a chocolate treat to share. Door prizes, split the pot, games. Info: Rosie Slagle, 934-6668.