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Saturday, June 7
A First Saturday Hike will be held June 7, 9 a.m., Versailles State Park Oak Grove Shelter parking lot. Info: Katherine Taul, 812-689-7431.
Two household hazardous waste collections for county residents only, sponsored by the Southeastern Indiana Recycling District, are June 7: 8-10 a.m., Franklin County Recycle Center/Transfer Station, Brookville; 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Ripley County Recycle Center/Transfer Station, Osgood. Info: 812-574-4080 or www.seird.org.
A chicken dinner will be held June 7, 4:30-7:30 p.m., St. Leon American Legion. Carryout available.
The deadline to enter the Rural Alliance for the Arts Community Art Show, part of the Batesville Music and Arts Festival, is June 7. This judged show with cash prizes for artists at least 18 has three categories: fine arts, applied arts and photography. Entry forms are available at Batesville and Greensburg libraries; RomWeber Marketplace, Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce and Tri-State Artisans, Batesville; and Schwestern Gallery of Arts, Oldenburg. Info: 212-1721 or email@example.com.
Sat.-Sun., June 7-8
The St. Louis School Rummage Sale is June 7, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; and June 8, 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m., activity center. Saturday from noon-4 p.m., everything is half price. Sunday is $1 a bag day.
Metamora Strawberry Daze are June 7-8, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Metamora Merchants Association tent in the Bane House yard. Strawberry shortcake and live music.
June 7-July 11
The Batesville Memorial Public Library’s summer reading program, “Dig Into Reading,” continues through July 11. Info: 934-4706.
Sunday, June 8
Coffee Talk: Buckets, Brooms and Prayers will be presented June 8, 10:45 a.m.-noon, Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Freewill offering. Info: 933-6437 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, June 9
A Purdue Extension ”Eating Seasonally – Spring Edition workshop is June 9, 6 p.m., Michaela Farm, 3127 State Road 229, Oldenburg. Garden tour with tips, recipes and food samplings. Cost: $5. Preregistration is appreciated, but not required: 765-647-3511 or email@example.com.