Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana

June 11, 2013

Activities as of June 11


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BATESVILLE — Please submit news for Activities to diane.raver @batesvilleheraldtribune.com. Submissions may also be made in person, by fax at 812-934-6406 or by mail at 475 N. Huntersville Road, Batesville, IN 47006. E-mail is preferred.

 

Wednesday, June 12

St. Anne’s Ladies Sodality Card Party

June 12, 1-4:30 p.m., St. Anthony Catholic Church, Morris, lower hall.

Brookville Library Program

What’s Eating Your Plants? takes place June 12, 6:30 p.m. Info: 765-647-4031.

Yeast Foods Workshop RSVP Deadline

Will be held June 15, 1:30 p.m., St. Peter’s United Church of Christ, Fink’s Road. RSVP by June 12: 812-689-6511 or john1346@purdue.edu.



June 12-July 12

Batesville Memorial Public Library Summer Reading Program

“Catch the Reading Bug” continues through July 12. Sign up at library. Info: 934-4706.



Thursday, June 13

Ripley County Relay for Life Bank Night

June 13, 6-8 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library, for teams and individuals to turn in donations prior to the June 22 event. Info: 812-571-0297.

Mr. and Miss Relay for Life Deadline

Application forms are due June 13. They are available at The Herald-Tribune office, 475 N. Huntersville Road. The pageant is June 22, 11 a.m., Batesville High School track. Contestants must be between 5-7. $10 registration fee.  Info: Cindy Lamping, 812-212-0664.



Friday, June 14

Oldenburg Street Cleaning

June 14. Residents should remove their vehicles from the streets the evening of June 13.



Saturday, June 15

Get Up and Go

June 15, 9 a.m.-noon, Batesville Christian Church. For children entering kindergarten and older. Families encouraged to participate. Free. Info: 934-5147.

First Aid/CPR/AED Training

Sponsored by the American Red Cross June 15, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Ripley County Office, 629 S. Buckeye St., Osgood. Cost: $85. RSVP: red cross.org/takeaclass.

PULL! for

Margaret Mary

June 15, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Tri-County Coonhunters, 4417 N. Coonhunters Road, Batesville. The trap and skeet shoot benefits the Margaret Mary Health Foundation. Cost is $40 for 50 targets and five games.  Preregistration not required. Info: Mary Dickey, 933-5141.



Monday, June 17

Oldenburg Academy Pro-Am Golf Classic

June 17, Hillcrest Golf and Country Club. Registration, 10 a.m.; tee time, noon. Registration forms: www.oldenburg academy.org/news-and-events/events.aspx. Info: Debbie Lamping, 933-0737.

Southeastern Indiana Right to Life

Meets June 17, 7 p.m., Versailles Church of Christ, Jarvis Drive.



June 17-21

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Crossroads, Day Camp

June 17-21, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., for youth entering grades 1-6. Half-day program for preschoolers ages 4 and up. Cost: $35. Registration forms available at stpaulscrossroads.org or 934-3970.



Tuesday, June 18

National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association

Meets the third Tuesday, including June 18, 10 a.m., Ponderosa Steakhouse, Greensburg. Info: 765-629-2720.

The Water Show

Part of the Batesville Memorial Public Library’s Summer Reading Program, June 18, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Sign up at library. Info: 934-4706.

Ripley County Relay for Life Bank Night

June 18, 6-8 p.m., Southeastern Indiana REMC Training Center, Osgood, for teams and individuals to turn in donations prior to the June 22 event. Info: 812-571-0297.

Batesville Area Historical Society

Meets June 18, 7 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Info: 934-2608.



Wednesday, June 19

Teaching in the Garden

The interactive camp for grades K-12 teachers and volunteers is June 19, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.,  Batesville High School garden and Alpine Berry Farm, Batesville. Free, lunch provided.  To register: Kathy Cooley, kathy.cooley@mmch.org.

Batesville Music and Arts Festival Community Art Show

June 19, 7-8 p.m., Community Church of Batesville, 103 E. George St., sponsored by Rural Alliance for the Arts. The Tides, an Indianapolis band, 8-10 p.m., parking lot across the street,  sponsored by the Batesville library. Food and drinks catered by Big Four Café.



Thursday, June 20

Coffee Social

June 20, 4:30-6:30 p.m., St. Peter’s United Church of Christ, Fink’s Road, Osgood. Freewill offering.

Batesville Music and

Arts Festival 5K

June 20, 5:30 p.m. (registration 4:30 p.m.), Liberty Park, sponsored by Southeastern Indiana YMCA. Entry fees are $15-20. Forms are available at the Y or www.siymca.org. Info: Angela Hurley, 934-6006.

Batesville Music and Arts Festival

Cincinnati Pops Orchestra

June 20, 8 p.m., Liberty Park. Freewill collections. Batesville Kiwanians will serve food and drinks starting at 6 p.m.

Daughters of Isabella

Members should bring two pies or $12 for Pies in the Park June 20.



Friday, June 21

Batesville Music and Arts Festival

Texaco Country Showdown

June 21, 8 p.m., Liberty Park Pavilion, presented by Batesville radio station WRBI and Jim True Ford, Brookville. Freewill collections. Batesville Kiwanians will serve food and drinks starting at 6 p.m.



Saturday, June 22

Bone Marrow

Donor Drive

June 22, 7 a.m.-10 p.m., Ripley County Relay for Life, Batesville High School track.  Persons 18-44 can join free through the link http://join.bethematch.org/Indiana.  Info: Mary Dickey, Margaret Mary Health Foundation, 933-5141.

Ripley County Chamber of Commerce 5K

June 22, 8 a.m., on the square in Versailles. Registration, 7-7:50 a.m., in front of Schuerman Law Firm building. Cost: $10, if received by June 21; $15 on race day. Info: 812-689-6654 or ripley cc@ripleycountychamber.org.

Carnival Day

June 22, 9 a.m.-noon, Batesville Christian Church. Kindergarten age children and older may be dropped off.  Families encouraged to participate. Free. Info: 934-5147.

Handbags for Hope Silent Auction and Luncheon

June 22,  10 a.m.-2 p.m., Batesville Middle School commons. Tickets  for the Church on the Rock Women’s Ministry fundraiser are $5. Proceeds will fund a dinner for Safe Passage clients. Info: Carla Thomas, 513-256-8965.

Michaela Farm, Oldenburg, Celebration

June 22, 4 p.m., farm tours, drinks, appetizers, silent auction. Join the Sisters of St. Francis as they celebrate natural farming. Dinner buffet, 6 p.m. Cost: $50. Info: 933-6460.



Sunday, June 23

St. Nicholas, Sunman, Church Picnic

June 23, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Fried chicken and roast beef dinners, beer garden, games.



Tuesday, June 25

Pint Size Polkas

Part of the Batesville Memorial Public Library’s Summer Reading Program, June 25, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Sign up at library. Info: 934-4706.

Gleaners Food Distribution

June 25, 4 p.m., Brookville city pool parking lot.

 

Wednesday, June 26

Batesville Quiltmakers

Meet June 26, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Batesville Christian Church. Info: Carlan Bischoff, 812-212-1180.





Fri.-Sat., June 28-29

Brookville Canoefest

June 28, 5-11 p.m.; June 29, 8 a.m.-11 p.m., races at Brookville Lake’s tailwaters to the Whitewater River, events at town park. Info: www.BrookvilleCanoefest.com.



Saturday, June 29

Hobby Day

June 29, 9 a.m.-noon, Batesville Christian Church. For children entering kindergarten and older. Families encouraged to participate. Free. Info: 934-5147.

First Aid/CPR/AED Training

Sponsored by the American Red Cross June 29, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Dearborn and Ohio County Chapter, 539 Main St., Lawrenceburg. Cost: $85. RSVP: red cross.org/takeaclass.

Twilight Time

June 29, 5-10 p.m., Whitewater Canal State Historic Site, Metamora. Steel band, wine tasting, island-themed buffet, yard games and a canal boat ride. Tickets are $35. Reservations: 812-273-4531 or afairchild@indianamuseum.org.



Saturday, July 6

First Saturday Hike

July 6, 9 a.m., Versailles State Park Oak Grove Shelter parking lot. Free with  $5 vehicle entrance fee. Info: 812-689-7431.



Tuesday, July 9

Silly Safaris

Part of the Batesville Memorial Public Library’s Summer Reading Program, July 9, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Sign up at library. Info: 934-4706.



July 15-22

Southeastern Indiana YMCA Summer II Session Registration

Begins July 15 for members and July 18 for potential members. Programs begin July 22. Info: www.siymca.org or 934-6006.



Tuesday, July 30

Summer Reading Hours End

Each Tuesday through July 30, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. and 5:30-7 p.m., Batesville Middle School. Incoming fourth- through eighth-graders may check out Young Hoosier books and take AR tests. Info: schools’ Web sites News Feed links.



Wednesday, Aug. 7

Salute a Soldier 5K Run/Walk Sponsors’ Deadline

Sponsorship forms are due by Aug. 7 for the first annual event Sept. 7 to honor all servicemembers. Hosted by Sunman American Legion Post 337. Info:  Rita Seig, 812-209-9099.



Monday, Aug. 19

Franklin County Historical Society

“Pioneer Association of Franklin and Union Counties, Ind., and Butler County, Ohio” by Mike Condo will be presented Aug. 19,  Goldfinch Diner, 11161 U.S. 52:  6 p.m., dinner; 7 p.m. Come a little earlier to order from the menu.  RSVP requested:  Pam Beneker, 765-647-7365.



Monday, Oct. 21

Franklin County Historical Society Program

Oct. 21, Brookville United Methodist Church, 150 E. Eighth St.:  6 p.m., dinner; 7 p.m., program, topic to be announced, county historian John Newman. Cost: $10. RSVP required: Pam Beneker, 765-647-7365.



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