Wed., June 5
La Leche League of Sunman
The breast-feeding support group meets June 5, 5-6 p.m., Dr. Suzanne Martini’s office, Sunman. Info: 812-654-2593.
Batesville Music and Arts Festival 5K Early Registration Deadline
Entry fees are $15 per person with a T-shirt or $10 without if registered by June 5, going up $5 afterwards. Forms are available at the Y or www.siymca.org. The race is June 20, 5:30 p.m., Liberty Park. Info: Angela Hurley, 934-6006.
Thursday, June 6
Author Cathy Day
June 6, 6 p.m., Osgood Public Library, 136 W. Ripley St. The Ball State University creative writing instructor is writing her third book.
Batesville Free and Accepted Masonic Lodge 668
Meets June 6, 7 p.m.
Friday, June 7
Ripley County Food Pantry Large Food Giveaway
June 7, 11 a.m. until food runs out, Osgood fairgrounds, for needy in Laughery, Center, Jackson, Johnson and Otter Creek townships.
Batesville Beautification League
Meets the first Fridays, including June 7, noon, Sherman House. Info: Judy Schath, 934-3234.
Ripley County Community Foundation Small Grant Project Application Deadline
The grants to nonprofit agencies in amounts up to $500 are due by June 7, 4 p.m. Info: Jane Deiwert, 933-1098 or www.rccfonline.org.
Texaco Country Showdown
June 7. The competition, part of the Batesville Music and Arts Festival, is open to bands and singles. Each must submit a CD with two songs and a $20 fee. Forms can be picked up at sponsoring WRBI or downloaded from www.wrbiradio.com. The show is June 21, 8 p.m., Liberty Park.
Saturday, June 8
Rural Alliance for the Arts Community Art Show Entries Due
June 8, 9 a.m.-noon, Community Church of Batesville, 103 E. George St. Entry forms are available there and in advance at the Batesville library. Info: Regina Siefert, 934-5213.
June 8, car show, 10 a.m., Milan High School parking lot; video, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., MHS gym; original championship banners unveiling, 1 p.m., gym; parade, 1:30 p.m., downtown; ribbon cutting, 2 p.m., museum, 201 W. Carr St.; autograph session ($15 per person), 2:30-4 p.m., town hall; games, 2:30-5:30 p.m., in front of museum; sock hop, 7-9 p.m., gym. Info: 888-747-5394 or www.ripleycountytourism.com.