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Wednesday, Oct. 23
Haunted gingerbread houses will be made by kindergartners through fifth-graders Oct. 23, 2-4 p.m., Laurel Public Library. To register: 765-698-2582.
Batesville Memorial Public Library trustees will meet Oct. 23, 5 p.m.
Batesville Toastmasters will meet Oct. 23, 5:30 p.m., Community Church of Batesville, 103 E. George St. (old Taff Furniture building). Info: 934-3462.
A meeting for those interested in being on the Batesville High School Swim Team is Oct. 23, 5:30 p.m., Batesville Middle School Commons. Attendance is mandatory for the student and at least one parent. Info: T.J. Greene, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Beginning Computer Class Series is Oct. 23, 6 p.m., Greenburg–Decatur County Public Library. Info: 812-663-2826.
The United Way of Franklin County Day of Caring is Nov. 2, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. To volunteer or recommend a county senior citizen or resident with special needs who owns a home and needs assistance with small household chores by Oct. 23: 765-647-2789.
Batesville Music Boosters are sponsoring a Celebrating Home fundraiser through Oct. 25. Proceeds help Batesville High School band and Batesville Singers members raise funds for a trip to Walt Disney World in 2014. To place an order, contact student members or www.celebratinghome.com/fundraiser/DisneyTrip2014/participant/18529.
Thursday, Oct. 24
A spider hunt for toddlers and preschoolers is Oct. 24, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Tyson Library, Versailles.
The Batesville Middle School PTSO Chili Supper Fundraiser is Oct. 24, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Cost: adults, $8; children under 10, $5. Carryouts available. Info: 934-5175.
Parents Advocating Catholic Education/Holy Family Church are sponsoring a Ladies’ Night Out with various vendors Oct. 24, 6-9 p.m., Holy Family Church cafeteria.
The Batesville Lions Club will have a dinner meeting Oct. 24, 6:30 p.m., Sherman House. Mayor Rick Fledderman will be the guest speaker. RSVP: Ted Hartshorn, 934-2636.