Tuesday, Oct. 30
Attendees can tell ghostly stories and listen to Franklin County spooky tales and legends Oct. 30, 2:30 p.m., Laurel Library.
The Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will sponsor Jack-O-Lantern Carving for Teens Oct. 30, 6:30 p.m. Info: 812-663-2826.
A support group for individuals and/or family members to receive mutual support, education, advocacy and service regarding mental health issues meets the last Tuesday of the month, including Oct. 30, 7-8:30 p.m., Decatur County Memorial Hospital, Greensburg, OB conference room. Confidentially honored. Info: Linda Ricke, 812-663-6370.
Thursday, Nov. 1
Batesville Free and Accepted Masonic Lodge 668 will hold its monthly meeting Nov. 1, 7 p.m.
Friday, Nov. 2
A Ripley County Food Pantry large food giveaway is Nov. 2, 11 a.m. until the food runs out, Osgood fairgrounds. Persons in need who live in Laughery, Center, Delaware, Jackson, Johnson and Otter Creek townships are eligible to attend. Also Dec. 7.
Saturday, Nov. 3
Batesville Masonic Lodge 668 will serve a monthly all-you-can-eat breakfast Nov. 3, 6-10 a.m. Minimum donation: adults, $5; children 6-12, $3; under 6, free. Takeout orders: 934-3144.
Franklin County registered voters may cast absentee ballots at the clerk’s office in the courthouse, Brookville, Nov. 3, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., or weekdays, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., 765-647-5111, Ext. 3. Nov. 5 at noon is the deadline to cast an absentee ballot.
Sunday, Nov. 4
The Hamburg Knights of St. John trap and stillboard shoot is Nov. 4, 11 a.m., Tri- Township Conservation Club, Oldenburg.
Monday, Nov. 5
Registered voters may cast absentee ballots at the clerk’s office in the Ripley County Courthouse, Versailles, weekdays, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., 812-689-4783; or in the Franklin County Courthouse, Brookville, weekdays, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m., or two Saturdays, Oct. 27 and Nov. 3, 8 a.m.-3 p.m., 765-647-5111, Ext. 3. Nov. 5 at noon is the deadline to cast an absentee ballot.