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Fri.-Sun., Oct. 12-14
The Friends of the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will hold its annual fall book sale Oct. 12, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Oct. 13, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; and Oct. 14, 1-3 p.m., meeting room. An early bird sale for Info: 812-663-2826.
Friday, Oct. 12
Property Tax Discussion
Purdue University Professor Larry DeBoer will discuss “On Local Government: The 2012 Property Tax” Oct. 15, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. This free
program will be delivered via video streaming and can be viewed in the Purdue Extension Franklin County office or a personal computer. To register by noon Oct. 12: www.extension.purdue.edu/ecd/local, select Local Government Finance and Budgeting page and then click the register link; 765-647-3511; or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications available at www.rccfonline.org for the next Ripley County Community Foundation small project grant cycle are due Oct. 12. Info: 933-1098.
The Franklin County Historical Society will meet Oct. 15, 6 p.m. dinner, Goldfinch Restaurant, Brookville. Julie Schlesselman will discuss “Life Through Journals in Franklin County” and election of officers. RSVP for $13 chicken buffet dinner by Oct. 12: Martha Shea, 765-647-5182.
Fri.-Sat., Oct. 12-13
The Franklin County Pioneer Reunion is Oct. 12-13 at the Brookville Library: Friday: 10 a.m., “History of the Pioneer Association’s Old Settlers’ Picnic”; 1 p.m., “Nefarious Deeds and Hauntings in Franklin County.” Saturday: 10 a.m., “Where are the Bears?”
The Batesville Middle School musical “Thoroughly Modern Millie” is Oct. 12-13, 7 p.m., Batesville High School auditorium. Ticket prices, which include desserts and drinks, are $9 for preferred seating and $6 for regular seating. Tickets may be purchased at the BMS office or from Carol Bergman, 934-5175.