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Saturday, May 3
The New Alsace Conservation Club’s 26th annual Fishing Derby is May 3, 7 a.m.-5 p.m., Lake in the Pines, New Alsace. Registration begins at 6 a.m. Cost: adults and children 12 and older, $18; under 12, free.
The St. Maurice Church, Napoleon, Spring Rummage Sale is May 3, 8 a.m.-noon., parish hall. Most items will be sold for $2 per bag.
Voters may cast absentee ballots at the county courthouses May 3, 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.
A garage sale to raise funds for the Batesville Dog Park will be held May 3, 8:30 a.m.-noon, 374 Woodside Court, Farmington Estates. Info: Lisa Kappes, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Friends of Versailles State Park invite the public to celebrate Welcome Back Weekend with a wildflower hike May 3, 9 a.m., and pitch-in meal, noon, Oak Grove Shelter.
Francis Series – Francis’ Canticle of Creation will be presented May 3, 9-11:30 a.m., Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Cost: $20. Info: 933-6437 or email@example.com.
Versailles State Park Welcome Back Weekend is May 3. First Saturday Hike focusing on wildflowers, 9 a.m., Oak Grove Shelter parking lot; pitch-in picnic, noon, shelter. Info: Katherine Taul, 812-689-7431.
A Spring Expo will various vendors will be held May 3, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., New Point Community Building. The majority of proceeds benefit Sonshine Christian Preschool-Daycare, New Point.
A free adult literacy tutor training is May 3, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Tyson Library, 325 W. Tyson St., Versailles. Lunch will be provided. Tutors are needed for Ripley Reads, a new program funded by the library and Versailles Lions Club. To register: Karen Reynolds, 812-689-5894.