Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana

July 9, 2013


The Batesville Herald-Tribune

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Tuesday, July 9

Ripley County Democrats

will meet July 9, The Reservation, Milan. Dinner, 6 p.m.; meeting, 7 p.m. Plans will be made for the Ripley County Fair and Jefferson-Jackson Dinner.

Wednesday, July 10

Columbus Star Quilters

will meet July 10, 9:30 a.m., Masonic Temple at Rocky Ford and Taylor roads. Sue Cortese will present “Why Dye Fabrics.” Fabric dyeing workshop, 1-4 p.m. Cost: $35. Info: JayDee Edgell, 812-418-8669.

Batesville Toastmasters

will meet July 10, noon-1 p.m. Info: 934-3462.

St. Anne’s Ladies Sodality card party,

July 10, 1-4:30 p.m., St. Anthony Catholic Church, Morris, lower hall.

Good Agricultural Practices A to Z trainings,

the first of three presented by the Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service is July 10, 6:30-9 p.m., Franklin County Government Center, Brookville, Room 206. Also, July 17 and 24. Info: Anna Morrow, 765-647-3511 or

Thursday, July 11

Coffee Social,

July 11, 4:30 p.m., St. John’s Lutheran Church, Napoleon.

The Ripley County Community Foundation Annual Meeting

is July 11, 6 p.m., Big 4 Cafe. RSVP: 933-1098.

Batesville Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3183 Ladies’ Auxiliary

will meet July 11, 7 p.m., post home. Info: Patti Weberding, 934-3644.

Batesville Free and Accepted Masonic Lodge 668

will meet July 11, 7 p.m.

Saturday, July 13

Dog training seminar,

July 13, 2 p.m., Ripley County Humane Society, 1202 W. County Road 150 N., Osgood. John Rohrig will discuss common problems and solutions, dog psychology and exercise treadmills. Cost $10, $20 with dog. RSVP: Irish Stockard, 830-444-9645.

Sunday, July 14

The Milroy United Methodist Church community lunch

is July 14, 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Lake Santee community room by the beach. Freewill offering.

Ripley County 4-H Fair Queen Pageant,

July 14, 6:30 p.m., Damm Theater, Osgood. Admission is $5 for ages 13 and up and free for younger children.

Monday, July 15

Family Cares,

a support group for family members of those with mental illness, meets July 15, 7 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library.

The new 21st Century Scholars Success Program

will be discussed July 17, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Ivy Tech Community College, Batesville. Free. Lunch provided. RSVP by July 15: Becky Nobbe,

July 15-22

Southeastern Indiana YMCA Summer II Session registration

begins July 15 for members and July 18 for potential members. Programs begin July 22. Info: or 934-6006.

Tuesday, July 16

National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association

will meet July 16, 10 a.m., Ponderosa Steakhouse, Greensburg. Info: 765-629-2720.

Wednesday, July 17

Oldenburg Franciscan Center Program,

Contemplative Prayer, will be presented July 17, 3-4:30 p.m. Cost: $5. Info and RSVP: 933-6437 or

Friday, July 19

Eureka Band Concert,

July 19, 8-9 p.m., Liberty Park bandstand. Listeners may want to bring chairs or blankets.

July 18-20, 27

“The Fantasticks,”

presented by the Tree County Players, Greensburg, July 18-20, 7 p.m., North Decatur High School, and July 27, 7 p.m., South Decatur High School. Cost: adults, $10; ages 18 and under, $5. Reserved tickets: 812-528-5289. Remaining tickets sold at door.

Fri.-Sat., July 19-20

“Peter Pan,”

July 19, 7 p.m., and July 20, 2 p.m., Batesville High School auditorium, presented by Rural Alliance for the Arts and Prairie Fire Children’s Theatre. Tickets at $5 can be purchased at the door.

Saturday, July 20

Large Item Pickup,

July 20, starting at 5 a.m. Batesville offers curbside pickup of large items from residents’ homes. Acceptable items: clothing; furniture, bedsprings and mattresses; rugs and carpet pieces; rubber hose; appliances; wood, bundled 4 feet or shorter, 75 pounds maximum; insulation; cans and buckets, totally cleaned and dry; paint cans containing dried paint only. Refrigerators, air-conditioning units and freezers must have stickers showing chlorofluorocarbons were removed. Info: 933-6100.

Oldenburg Franciscan Center Program,

Managing Stress Through Prayer, will be presented July 30, 9-11:30 a.m. Cost: $20-$30. Info and RSVP: 933-6437 or

Wednesday, July 24

Batesville Quiltmakers

will meet July 24, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Batesville Christian Church. Info: Carlan Bischoff, 812-212-1180.

Batesville Toastmasters

will meet July 24, noon-1 p.m. Info: 934-3462.

Friday, July 26

Eureka Band Concert,

July 26, 8-9 p.m., Liberty Park bandstand. Listeners may want to bring chairs or blankets.

Saturday, July 27

400 Mile Drawing and Chicken Dinner,

hosted by American Legion Post 271, is July 27, dinner, 5-7 p.m.; drawing, 7 p.m. Carryouts available. Info: 934-2228.

Monday, July 29

United Families

will meet July 29, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Community Mental Health Center’s Intensive Youth Services office, 215 E. George St. Dinner and child care provided.

Tuesday, July 30

Summer reading hours

are each Tuesday through July 30, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. and 5:30-7 p.m., Batesville Middle School. Incoming fourth- through eighth-graders may check out Young Hoosier books and take AR tests. Info: schools’ Web sites News Feed links.