Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana

January 8, 2013

Activities as of Jan. 8


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Wednesday, Jan. 9

Card Party

The St. Anne’s Ladies Sodality card party is Jan. 9, 1-4:30 p.m., St. Anthony Catholic Church, Morris, lower hall.

Relay for Life

A volunteer committee meeting to begin the planning process for the 2013 Relay For Life of Ripley County is Jan. 9, 6 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Info: 812-599-5909 or RelayForLife.org.

Immaculata Club RSVP Deadline

The Immaculata Club, the Oldenburg Academy alumni local chapter, will meet Jan. 10, 6 p.m., Sherman House. RSVPs by Jan. 9: Elaine Amberger, 812-623-3257.



Wed.-Fri., Jan. 9-18

Driver Education

Driver education forms for Batesville High School’s spring session are available in the main office. They are due back by Jan. 18.



Thursday, Jan. 10

Living a Healthy Life Workshop

LifeTime Resources is hosting a free six-week Living a Healthy Life workshop for those with diabetes, COPD, high blood pressure, heart disease, arthritis chronic pain, depression or anxiety Thursdays from Jan. 10-Feb. 14, 1:30-4 p.m., RomWeber Flats Apartments, 322 South St. Info or to register: 888-564-6290.

Coaches vs Cancer

The Batesville High School girls basketball team will host the Coaches vs Cancer basketball game Jan. 10, 6 p.m., BHS gym. McDonald’s coupons and T-shirts will be given away.



Friday, Jan. 11

Chili Dinner

The Batesville Community Education Foundation Tip-Off Chili Dinner is Jan. 11, 5-7:30 p.m., Batesville High School cafeteria. Freewill offerings will be used to support student programs and scholarships.



Fri.-Sun., Jan. 11-13

OFC Program

A “God at Work in our Dreams” retreat will be presented Jan. 11, 7 p.m.-Jan. 13, noon, Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Cost varies. Info and reservations: 933-6437 or center@oldenburgosf.com.



Sunday, Jan. 13

Stillboard/Trap Shoot

The St. Mary’s of the Rock annual trap and stillboard shot is Jan. 13, 11 a.m., Tri-Township Conservation Club, Oldenburg.  Prizes: meat and money.



Monday, Jan. 14

Team Batesville

The Team Batesville kickoff event and health fair is Jan. 14, 6-7:30 p.m., Batesville High School. Info: Andy Allen, aallen@batesville.k12.in.us or 934-4384.

Men’s Night

Men’s Night will be presented Jan. 14, 7-8:30 p.m., Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Freewill offering. Info: 933-6437 or center@oldenburgosf.com.



Tuesday, Jan. 15

Library Happenings

The Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will sponsor Make and Take Tuesday Jan. 15 while supplies last. Info: 812-663-2826.

NARFE

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association meets the third Tuesday of each month, including Jan. 15, 10 a.m., Ponderosa Steakhouse, Greensburg. Info: 765-629-2720.



Wednesday, Jan. 16

OFC Program

Contemplative Prayer will be presented Jan. 16, 3-4:30 p.m., Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Cost: $5. Info and reservations: 933-6437 or center@oldenburgosf.com.



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.

Title I

A Title I information night is Jan. 17, 6 p.m., Batesville Primary School cafeteria. Info: 934-4509.

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.

Library Happenings

The Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will sponsor E-Reader Rescue Jan. 17. Info: 812-663-2826.



Friday, Jan. 18

Scrapbooking

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.

Library Happenings

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.



Saturday, Jan. 19

OFC Program

Self Image will be presented Jan. 19, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Cost: $45, includes lunch. Info and reservations: 933-6437 or center@oldenburgosf.com.

Free Throw Contest

The Batesville Knights of Columbus annual free throw contest is Jan. 19, 1 p.m., St. Louis Activity Center. Info: Tom Fritsch, 812-498-6861.



Sunday, Jan. 20

Breakfast

The Hamburg Knights of St. John are hosting an all-you-can-eat breakfast Jan. 20, 7 a.m.-noon, Holy Family Church cafeteria, Oldenburg. Freewill offering.

OFC Program

Coffee Talk: Living the Sacraments will be presented Jan. 20, 10:45 a.m.-noon, Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Freewill offering. Info and reservations: 933-6437 or center@oldenburgosf.com.



Tuesday, Jan. 22

Library Happenings

The Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will sponsor an E-Reader Workshop Jan. 22, 6 p.m. Info: 812-663-2826.



Wednesday, Jan. 23

Quiltmakers

Batesville Quiltmakers will meet Jan. 23, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Info: Carlan Bischoff, 932-5050.

Safe Servers Class

A Safe Servers Certified Alcohol Training Class will be held Jan. 23, 6 p.m., Sunman American Legion. The training certificate is valid for three years.



Saturday, Jan. 26

OFC Program

On Jan. 26, Oldenburg Franciscan Center will present two programs: Spiritual Autobiography, Series 1 of six, 9-11:30 a.m. Cost: $90 for all six sessions; and Understanding the Beatitudes, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Cost: $45, includes lunch. Info and reservations: 933-6437 or center@oldenburgosf.com.

“Baby Boomer

Comedy Show”

The Rural Alliance for the Arts presents “Baby Boomer Comedy Show,” starring veteran comedians Jan McInnis and Kent Radar, Jan. 26, 8 p.m., Gibson Theatre. Beer and wine cash bar available. Tickets at $12 for RAA members and $15 for nonmembers can be purchased at the door or in advance by calling administrator Joan Kuhlman, 933-0355.



Sunday, Jan. 27

Stillboard/Trap Shoot

The Hamburg Knights of St. John are having a trap and stillboard shoot Jan. 27, 11 a.m., Tri-Township Conservation Club, Oldenburg.

Membership Drive

The Batesville Knights of Columbus membership drive is Jan. 27, 1-4 p.m., clubroom.

OFC Program

Understanding the Greatest Images of the Universe will be presented Jan. 27, 2-4:30 p.m., Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Freewill offering. Info and reservations: 933-6437 or center@oldenburgosf.com.



Monday, Jan. 28

Library Happenings

The Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will sponsor Make a Fashion Scarf for grades 4-6, Jan. 28, 5 p.m. Info: 812-663-2826.



Friday, Feb. 1

Food Giveaway

A Ripley County Food Pantry large food giveaway is Feb. 1, 11 a.m. until the food runs out, Osgood fairgrounds. Persons in need who live in Laughery, Center, Jackson, Johnson and Otter Creek townships are eligible.

Beautification League

Batesville Beautification League  meets the first Friday of the month, including Feb. 1, noon, Sherman House. New members welcome. Info: Judy Schath, 934-3234.

Spaghetti Supper

The Batesville High School Jazz Band Spaghetti Supper is Feb. 1, 4:30-7 p.m., BHS cafeteria. Cost: adults, $7; children 10 and under, $4. Take outs available.



Sunday, Feb. 3

Cross Eyed Riders

The Christian Motorcyclists Cross Eyed Riders No. 752 will meet Feb. 3, Hog Rock Cafe, 101 E. Carr St., Milan. Food and fellowship, 1 p.m.; meeting, 2 p.m. Info: 513-218-9707.



Wednesday, Feb. 6

La Leche League

La Leche League of Sunman, a breast-feeding support group, will meet Feb. 6, 5-6 p.m., at Dr. Suzanne Martini’s office, Sunman. Expectant and breast-feeding moms welcome. Info: 812-654-2593.



Wednesday, Feb. 13

Card Party

The St. Anne’s Ladies Sodality card party is  Feb. 13, 1-4:30 p.m., St. Anthony Catholic Church, Morris, lower hall.



Tuesday, Feb. 19

NARFE

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association meets the third Tuesday of each month, including Feb. 19, 10 a.m., Ponderosa Steakhouse, Greensburg. Info: 765-629-2720.

BAHS Meeting

The Batesville Area Historical Society will meet Feb. 19, 7 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library.



Wednesday, Feb. 27

Quiltmakers

Batesville Quiltmakers will meet Feb. 27, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Info: Carlan Bischoff, 932-5050.



Friday, March 1

Food Giveaway

A Ripley County Food Pantry large food giveaway is March 1, 11 a.m. until the food runs out, Osgood fairgrounds. Persons in need who live in Laughery, Center, Jackson, Johnson and Otter Creek townships are eligible.

Beautification League

Batesville Beautification League  meets the first Friday of the month, including March 1, noon, Sherman House. New members welcome. Info: Judy Schath, 934-3234.



Sunday, March 3

Cross Eyed Riders

The Christian Motorcyclists Cross Eyed Riders No. 752 will meet March 3, Hog Rock Cafe, 101 E. Carr St., Milan. Food and fellowship, 1 p.m.; meeting, 2 p.m. Info: 513-218-9707.



Wed., March. 6

La Leche League

La Leche League of Sunman, a breast-feeding support group, will meet March 6, 5-6 p.m., at Dr. Suzanne Martini’s office, Sunman. Expectant and breast-feeding moms welcome. Info: 812-654-2593.



Wed., March 13

Card Party

The St. Anne’s Ladies Sodality card party is  March 13, 1-4:30 p.m., St. Anthony Catholic Church, Morris, lower hall.



Tuesday, March 19

NARFE

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association meets the third Tuesday of each month, including March 19, 10 a.m., Ponderosa Steakhouse, Greensburg. Info: 765-629-2720.



March 26-30

Quiltmakers

Batesville Quiltmakers will meet for Sew Days March 26-28, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; March 29, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.;  and March 30, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Info: Carlan Bischoff, 932-5050.



Wed., April 3

La Leche League

La Leche League of Sunman, a breast-feeding support group, will meet April 3, 5-6 p.m., at Dr. Suzanne Martini’s office, Sunman. Expectant and breast-feeding moms welcome. Info: 812-654-2593.



Friday, April 5

Food Giveaway

A Ripley County Food Pantry large food giveaway is April 5, 11 a.m. until the food runs out, Osgood fairgrounds. Persons in need who live in Laughery, Center, Jackson, Johnson and Otter Creek townships are eligible.

Beautification League

Batesville Beautification League  meets the first Friday of the month, including April 5, noon, Sherman House. New members welcome. Info: Judy Schath, 934-3234.



Sunday, April 7

Cross Eyed Riders

The Christian Motorcyclists Cross Eyed Riders No. 752 will meet April 7, Hog Rock Cafe, 101 E. Carr St., Milan. Food and fellowship, 1 p.m.; meeting, 2 p.m. Info: 513-218-9707.



Wed., April 10

Card Party

The St. Anne’s Ladies Sodality card party is  April 10, 1-4:30 p.m., St. Anthony Catholic Church, Morris, lower hall.



Tuesday, Apr. 16

NARFE

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association meets the third Tuesday of each month, including April 16, 10 a.m., Ponderosa Steakhouse, Greensburg. Info: 765-629-2720.

BAHS Meeting

The Batesville Area Historical Society will meet April 16, 7 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library.



Wednesday, April 24

Quiltmakers

Batesville Quiltmakers will meet April 24, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Info: Carlan Bischoff, 932-5050.



Wednesday, May 1

La Leche League

La Leche League of Sunman, a breast-feeding support group, will meet May 1, 5-6 p.m., at Dr. Suzanne Martini’s office, Sunman. Expectant and breast-feeding moms welcome. Info: 812-654-2593.



Friday, May 3

Food Giveaway

A Ripley County Food Pantry large food giveaway is May 3, 11 a.m. until the food runs out, Osgood fairgrounds. Persons in need who live in Laughery, Center, Jackson, Johnson and Otter Creek townships are eligible.

Beautification League

Batesville Beautification League  meets the first Friday of the month, including May 3, noon, Sherman House. New members welcome. Info: Judy Schath, 934-3234.



Sunday, May 5

Cross Eyed Riders

The Christian Motorcyclists Cross Eyed Riders No. 752 will meet May 5, Hog Rock Cafe, 101 E. Carr St., Milan. Food and fellowship, 1 p.m.; meeting, 2 p.m. Info: 513-218-9707.



Wednesday, May 8

Card Party

The St. Anne’s Ladies Sodality card party is  May 8, 1-4:30 p.m., St. Anthony Catholic Church, Morris, lower hall.



Tuesday, May 21

NARFE

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association meets the third Tuesday of each month, including May 21, 10 a.m., Ponderosa Steakhouse, Greensburg. Info: 765-629-2720.



Wednesday, May 22

Quiltmakers

Batesville Quiltmakers will meet May 22, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Info: Carlan Bischoff, 932-5050.



Sunday, June 2

Cross Eyed Riders

The Christian Motorcyclists Cross Eyed Riders No. 752 will meet June 2, Hog Rock Cafe, 101 E. Carr St., Milan. Food and fellowship, 1 p.m.; meeting, 2 p.m. Info: 513-218-9707.



Wed., June 5

La Leche League

La Leche League of Sunman, a breast-feeding support group, will meet June 5, 5-6 p.m., at Dr. Suzanne Martini’s office, Sunman. Expectant and breast-feeding moms welcome. Info: 812-654-2593.



Friday, June 7

Food Giveaway

A Ripley County Food Pantry large food giveaway is June 7, 11 a.m. until the food runs out, Osgood fairgrounds. Persons in need who live in Laughery, Center, Jackson, Johnson and Otter Creek townships are eligible.

Beautification League

Batesville Beautification League  meets the first Friday of the month, including June 7, noon, Sherman House. New members welcome. Info: Judy Schath, 934-3234.



Wednesday, June 12

Card Party

The St. Anne’s Ladies Sodality card party is  June 12, 1-4:30 p.m., St. Anthony Catholic Church, Morris, lower hall.



Tuesday, June 18

NARFE

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association meets the third Tuesday of each month, including June 18, 10 a.m., Ponderosa Steakhouse, Greensburg. Info: 765-629-2720.

BAHS Meeting

The Batesville Area Historical Society will meet June 18, 7 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library.



Wednesday, June 26

Quiltmakers

Batesville Quiltmakers will meet June 26, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Info: Carlan Bischoff, 932-5050.









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