BATESVILLE — Please submit news for Activities to diane.raver @batesvilleheraldtribune.com. Submissions may also be made in person, by fax at 812-934-6406 or by mail at 475 N. Huntersville Road, Batesville, IN 47006. E-mail is preferred.
Wednesday, May 15
Oldenburg Franciscan Center Program
Contemplative Prayer will be presented May 15, 3-4:30 p.m. Cost: $5. Info and RSVP: 933-6437 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Brookville Library Program
“Images of Oxford Township, Butler County, Ohio” takes place May 15, 6:30 p.m. Info: 765-647-4031.
“Thumbelina” Sign-up Deadline
Presented by the Cincinnati Kinderballet May 18, 11 a.m., Batesville Middle School commons. Sponsored by Friends of the Batesville Memorial Public Library. Free. Refreshments. Register by May 15 at the library.
Thursday, May 16
Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce Golf Outing
May 16, noon, Hillcrest Golf and Country Club. Cost is $125 per person or $480 per team. Info: 934-3101.
May 16, noon-1:15 p.m., Batesville Middle School old gym. Seventh-graders explore inventions and leisure activities in the early 1900s.
Adult Tea Party
May 16, 2 p.m., BMPL. Charlotte Battin will portray early radio and TV star Gracie Allen. To register: 934-4706.
Full meal served May 16, 4:30-6:30 p.m., St. Peter’s United Church of Christ, Fink’s Road, Osgood. Freewill offering.
Jac-Cen-Del Athletes’ Sports Physicals
Offered by Margaret Mary Community Hospital and its physicians May 16, 5-7 p.m., Osgood Primary Care. Cost: $20.
Driver Education Parent/Student Meeting
May 16, 7 p.m., Batesville High School cafeteria. Mandatory for all students taking the summer course and their parents.
Friday, May 17
Twice Weekly Trash Pick-Up
Rumpke will collect trash twice weekly on Tuesdays and Fridays beginning May 17. Recycling bins will be picked up once a week on individuals’ regularly-scheduled days. Info: 933-6100.
Largest Collection of Cookie Jars
Guinness World Record presentation, May 17, 2 p.m. Grannie’s Cookie Jars and Ice Cream Parlor outdoor patio, 19041 Lovers Lane, Metamora.
Brookville Third Friday
May 17, 5:30 p.m. on, downtown area. “Take Me out to the Ball Game” theme with Home Run Derby Fast Pitch Contest, Cincinnati Reds mascot Mr. Redlegs, plant sale, live music, restaurant specials. Info: Mikel Beck, 765-647-6522.