Monday, June 3
Daughters of Isabella
Meets June 3, 7 p.m., Batesville Knights of Columbus hall. Bring a new member.
June 3-July 12
Batesville Memorial Public Library Summer Reading Program
June 3-July 12, “Catch the Reading Bug.” Sign up at library. Info: 934-4706.
Tuesday, June 4
Sponsored by the American Red Cross June 4, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Ripley County Office, 629 S. Buckeye St., Osgood. Cost: $85. RSVP: red cross.org/takeaclass.
Napoleon Senior Club
Meets June 4, 6 p.m., Napoleon Community Center. Bring a covered dish and table service. Info: Jean Huber, 934-2245.
National Alliance on Mental Illness East Central Chapter
Meets June 4, 7 p.m., Richmond State Hospital CTC Building. Sayward Salazar, Meridian Health Services regional manager, will talk about Meridian’s services. Info: 765-966-4094.
Wed., June 5
Columbus Star Quilters
Meets June 5, 9:30 a.m., Masonic Temple at Rocky Ford and Taylor roads. Potluck lunch follows. Bring a dish to share. Info: JayDee Edgell, 812-418-8669.
La Leche League of Sunman
The breast-feeding support group meets June 5, 5-6 p.m., Dr. Suzanne Martini’s office, Sunman. Info: 812-654-2593.
Batesville Music and Arts Festival 5K Early Registration Deadline
Entry fees are $15 per person with a T-shirt or $10 without if registered by June 5, going up $5 afterwards. Forms are available at the Y or www.siymca.org. The race is June 20, 5:30 p.m., Liberty Park. Info: Angela Hurley, 934-6006.
Thursday, June 6
Indiana Fallen Officers Blood Drives
June 6, 12:30-6:30 p.m., Indiana State Police, 902 S. Adams St., Versailles; and Franklin County EMS, 608 E. 7th St., Brookville.
June 6, 4:30 p.m., St. John’s Lutheran Church, Napoleon.
Author Cathy Day
June 6, 6 p.m., Osgood Public Library, 136 W. Ripley St. The Ball State University creative writing instructor is writing her third book.
Batesville Free and Accepted Masonic Lodge 668
Meets June 6, 7 p.m.
Friday, June 7
Ripley County Food Pantry Large Food Giveaway
June 7, 11 a.m. until food runs out, Osgood fairgrounds, for needy in Laughery, Center, Jackson, Johnson and Otter Creek townships.
Batesville Beautification League
Meets the first Fridays, including June 7, noon, Sherman House. Info: Judy Schath, 934-3234.
Ripley County Community Foundation Small Grant Project Application Deadline
The grants to nonprofit agencies in amounts up to $500 are due by June 7, 4 p.m. Info: Jane Deiwert, 933-1098 or www.rccfonline.org.
Texaco Country Showdown
June 7. The competition, part of the Batesville Music and Arts Festival, is open to bands and singles. Each must submit a CD with two songs and a $20 fee. Forms available at sponsoring WRBI or at www.wrbiradio.com. The show is June 21, 8 p.m., Liberty Park.
Red Hat Belles of Batesville Deadline
Will meet June 12, 11:30 a.m., Cross County Plaza parking lot to carpool to Mary Helen’s Place for lunch at noon. RSVPs due by June 7: Eleen Weisenbach, 934-3484.