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Wednesday, Jan. 16
Contemplative Prayer will be presented Jan. 16, 3-4:30 p.m., Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Cost: $5. Info and reservations: 933-6437 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Author Jan Garbett will speak about African-Americans after the Civil War Jan. 16, 6 p.m., Tyson Library, Versailles. She will discuss the courage of a group of young baseball players who stood up against Judge Lynch, and Pastor Cleveland, a predecessor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Thursday, Jan. 17
DCHF Meeting RSVP Deadline
The Dearborn County Hospital Foundation will host its annual meeting Jan. 17, noon, Ohio Room. All 2012 contributors, life members and major donors are invited. Cost: $12.50. RSVPs by Jan. 14: 800-676-5572, Ext. 8190.
A Title I information night is Jan. 17, 6 p.m., Batesville Primary School cafeteria. Info: 934-4509.
Batesville Main Street
A Batesville Main Street meeting is Jan. 17, 6 p.m., Memorial Building first floor conference room.
RAA Evening Series
Brothers Adam and Jarom Sidwell will share their experiences working on special effects and animation for numerous movies, including “Avatar,” “Tron” and “The Avengers,” during a free Rural Alliance for the Arts Evening Series program Jan. 17, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Batesville Middle School commons.
The Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will sponsor E-Reader Rescue Jan. 17. Info: 812-663-2826.
Friday, Jan. 18
Driver education forms for Batesville High School’s spring session are available in the main office. They are due back by Jan. 18.
The Sassy Scrappers scrapbooking group for ladies 12 and older meets quarterly, including Jan. 18, 6-11 p.m., Church on the Rock fellowship hall. Bring supplies. RSVP: 934-3154.
The Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will sponsor Girls Night Out for grades 6-12 Jan. 18, 7-9 p.m. Info: 812-663-2826.