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Saturday, April 26
Voters may cast absentee ballots at the county courthouses April 26, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Info: Franklin County Clerk’s Office, Brookville, 765-647-5111, Ext. 3; or Ripley County Clerk’s Office, Versailles, 812-689-4783.
Citizens may celebrate Earth Day on the Whitewater Canal Trail during a work day April 26, 8:30 a.m.-noon, Yellow Bank Trailhead parking lot off of U.S. 52 between Metamora and Brookville.
The Holly Bruns 5K Memorial Walk/Run is April 26, 10 a.m., Oldenburg Academy. Registration begins at 9 a.m. Registration forms can be found at www.oldenburgacademy.org under the “Alumni” tab. Info: Nita Mauer, 513-382-1922 or www.HBWalk2011@yahoo.com.
The public may preview Batesville High School Prom decorations April 26, 10 a.m.-noon, Batesville Middle School old gym.
Psychology: Blame, Shame and Responsibility will be presented April 26, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Cost: $45-$65 includes lunch. Info and RSVP: 933-6437 or email@example.com.
“Songs of Peace and Justice: A Tribute to Pete Seeger” will be presented by 13 soloists and groups April 26, 1-9 p.m., Metamora United Methodist Church, Wynn Street. A $5 donation is suggested for admission to the Metamora Performing Arts Inc. concert.
The Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host Battle of the Books April 26. Info and RSVP: 812-663-2826 or www.greensburglibrary.org.
The St. Maurice Catholic Church annual spring smorgasbord is April 26, 4-7:30 p.m., parish activity center, Napoleon. Cost: adults, $10; ages 6-12, $4; under 5, free.
The Delaware United Methodist Church home-cooked chicken dinner is April 26, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Delaware Community Building. Cost: adults, $9; kids 12 and under, $4; carryouts, 50 cents extra.
St. John Lutheran Church, Hubbells Corner, Sunman, will have a tenderloin dinner April 26, 5-7:30 p.m. Freewill offering.
“The Tales of Beatrix Potter Ballet” will be presented by the Anneliese Von Oettingen Ballet Co., Cincinnati, April 26, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Brookville Elementary School. Free admission for children, $2 for adults. Sponsored by the Franklin County Arts Council and Tri Kappa Sorority.