Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana

May 7, 2013

Activities as of May 7


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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 8



Batesville Toastmasters



Meet the second and fourth Wednesdays, including May 8, noon-1 p.m. Info: 934-3462.



St. Anne’s Ladies Sodality Card Party



May 8, 1-4:30 p.m., St. Anthony Catholic Church, Morris, lower hall.



Batesville Arbor



Day Ceremony



May 8, 5 p.m., in between Fifth Third Bank and the former Sav U More building.







May 8-10



Ripley County Treasurer’s Office Extended Hours



 May 8-10, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Property taxes are due by May 10. Info: 812-689-6352.







Thursday, May 9



“Hoosier Fossils



for Beginners”



May 9, 4 p.m., Batesville library. Betsy Herbert will enlighten second- and third-graders. To register: 934-4706.



Batesville Lions Club Dinner/Meeting



May 9, 6:30 p.m., Sherman House. Jim Helms of Ivy Tech will be the guest speaker. Info and RSVP: Ted Hartshorn, 934-2636.



Batesville Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3183 Ladies Auxiliary



May 9, 7 p.m., post home. There will be a joint meeting at 6:30 p.m. Info: Patti Weberding, 934-3644.





May 9-11



East Central Horticulture Plant Sale



May 9-10, 3-6:30 p.m.; and May 11, 9 a.m.-noon, EC greenhouse on north side of school. Enter through agriculture shop doors. Info: Roy Johnson, 812-576-4811, Ext. 11122 or rjohnson@sunmandearborn.k12.in.us.







Thu.-Sun., May 9-12



Batesville Kiwanis Family Carnival



May 9-12, downtown. Ride bracelets – May 9, 5-10 p.m., $12; May 10, 5-11 p.m., $15; May 11, noon-5 p.m., $12 and 5-11 p.m., $15; and May 12, noon-6 p.m., $15. Free kids’ fingerprinting Saturday, noon-2 p.m. Proceeds benefit Kiwanis Kids and Us programs, scholarships, Cub Scouts and youth soccer.







May 9-13



Southeastern Indiana YMCA Spring II Session Registration



Continues May 9. Programs begin May 13. Info: www.siymca.org or 934-6006.







May 9-20



Batesville Knights of St. John Mission Team Gift Certificate Sale



Five Oaks Lawn and Garden gift certificates will be available through May 20 from team members, at Geis Electronics or Curves or by calling Mary Jo Wuestefeld at 934-3822. Proceeds help fund 30 youth and adults going to Parma, Ohio, in June to help the needy.







Friday, May 10



Ripley County Property Tax Bills



Due on or before May 10.  Info: Treasurer Amy Copeland, 812-689-6352.



Batesville High School Summer Driver Education Registration



Registration forms are available at the BHS office and are due by May 10. Two sessions will be held and registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis A mandatory meeting for students and parents is May 16, 7 p.m., BHS cafeteria.



Batesville High School FFA Plant Sale



May 10, 3-5 p.m., BHS agriculture greenhouse.



Batesville Middle and High Schools Spring Concert



May 10, 7 p.m., BHS auditorium.







Saturday, May 11



Large Item Pickup



On May 11, Batesville offers curbside pickup of large items from residents’ homes starting at 5 a.m. Info: 933-6100.



Oldenburg Knights of St. John Over 21 Dance



May 11, 8 p.m.-midnight, Holy Family Church gym. Music by Now and Then. Cost: $10. Bring your own beverages. Setups provided. Partial proceeds benefit Eagle Fire Co.’s pumper truck and local charities.







Monday, May 13



Batesville Middle School and Batesville High School Bands Concert



May 13, 7 p.m., BHS auditorium.



Oldenburg Franciscan Center Program



Men’s Night will be presented May 13, 7-8:30 p.m. Freewill offering. Info and RSVP: 933-6437 or center@oldenburgosf.com.







Tuesday, May 14



Ripley County Democrats



Meets May 14, Dramann’s Campground east of Osgood. Pitch-in dinner, 6 p.m. with lasagna provided; meeting, 7 p.m. Info: phyllisarmbrecht@hotmail.com or 812-667-5690.



“Tunes Through Time: Old  Times” Music



May 14, 6:30-8 p.m.,  Brookville Library.



Batesville Knights of St. John Solo Card Party



May 14, 7:30 p.m.







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 center@oldenburgosf.com.



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.



Century Fair



May 16, noon-1:15 p.m., Batesville Middle School old gym. Seventh-graders explore inventions and leisure activities in the early 1900s.



Coffee Social



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.







Fri.-Sat., May 17-18



Franklin County Quilt Show



May 17, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; and May 18, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., former Brookville High School gym, 1010 Franklin Ave. Sponsored by Franklin County Extension Homemakers and Quilt Batts. Cost: $5. Info: Mary Cheek, 765-647-0797.



Tree County Players Auditions



Auditions for the musical “The Fantasticks” are May 17, 6-9 p.m., and May 18, 10 a.m.-noon, Tree County Players office, 327 S. Monfront St., Greensburg. The show is July 18-20 and 27. Appointments or alternate audition times: Therese Zins, 812-528-5289. Info: tcpgreensburg.com.







Saturday, May 18



Whitewater Canal State Historic Site Trail Towpath 10K Dash



May 18, 8 a.m., Metamora. Cost: $25. Info and to register: www.registrationx.com/towpath-10k-dash/ or 765-647-6512.



First Aid/CPR/AED Training



Sponsored by the American Red Cross May 18, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Dearborn and Ohio Chapter, 539 Main St., Lawrenceburg. Cost: $85. RSVP: red cross.org/takeaclass.



Batesville Knights of St. John Pork Chop Dinner



May 18, 4:30-7:30 p.m. Carryouts available.



Rural Alliance for the Arts Arts ... Etc. Auction



May 18, 6 p.m., Hill-Rom Center. Cost: $50 in advance, $55 at the door. Proceeds benefit RAA’s programming. Info and tickets: 933-0355.



Batesville Memorial Public Library After Hours Concert



Yayoi and New Brazil will perform May 18, 7 p.m., BMPL. Free. Info: www.ebatesville.com/library/after.html or 934-4706.







Sunday, May 19



St. Paul’s Ladies Sodality Breakfast



May 19, 7:30 a.m.-noon, St. Paul’s Catholic Church hall, New Alsace. Freewill donation.



Fried Chicken Dinner



May 19, 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Adams Lutheran Church. Freewill offering. Carryouts: adults, $7; kids, $4. Proceeds benefit cemetery association.



Great Strides Walk for the Cure of



Cystic Fibrosis



May 19, 1 p.m., Liberty Park. Info: greatstrides.cff.org or Leslie Lucas, 513-533-9300.



Kelly Miller Circus



May 19, 2 and 5 p.m., Ripley County Fairgrounds, Osgood. Sponsored by Osgood Area Kiwanis and Ripley County Parks and Recreation. Cost: adults, $10; ages 2-11, $6; and under 2, free. Tickets available at Linville Signs and Hobbies, Jac-



Cen-Del Elementary School, Four Seasons (Glory Be), Milan Elementary School and Gilpin Monument and Signs.







Monday, May 20



Batesville Knights of St. John Mission Team Gift Certificate Sale Ends



Five Oaks Lawn and Garden gift certificates will be available through May 20 from team members, at Geis Electronics or Curves or by calling Mary Jo Wuestefeld at 934-3822. Proceeds help fund 30 youth and adults going to Parma, Ohio, in June to help the needy.







Tuesday, May 21



National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association



Meets the third Tuesday, including May 21, 10 a.m., Ponderosa Steakhouse, Greensburg. Info: 765-629-2720.







Wednesday, May 22



Batesville Quiltmakers



Meet May 22, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Info: Carlan Bischoff, 932-5050.



Batesville Toastmasters



Meet the second and fourth Wednesdays, including May 22, noon-1 p.m. Info: 934-3462.







Monday, May 27



Family Fun Day



May 27, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Brookville Town Park. Sponsored by Stayin’ Alive, Franklin County’s Local Coordinating Council. Info: 765-647-7272.







Wednesday, May 29



Greensburg-Decatur County Library Happenings



On May 29, a make-and-take craft takes place 4-7 p.m.; and Silly Safaris, 6 p.m. Info: 812-663-2826.







Thursday, May 30



Greensburg-Decatur County Library Happenings



On May 30, Make It–Take it Thursday takes place while supplies last; and teen program, 1 p.m. Info: 812-663-2826.







Friday, May 31



Greensburg-Decatur County Library Happenings



A family movie takes place May 31, 10 a.m. Info: 812-663-2826.







May 31-June 2



Oldenburg Franciscan Center Program



Retreat: Individuation, Archetypes and Mythology will be presented May 31, 7 p.m.-June 2, noon. Cost varies.Info and RSVP: 933-6437 or center@oldenburgosf.com.







Saturday, June 1



Batesville Masonic Lodge 668 Breakfast



June 1, 6-10 a.m. Minimum donation: adults, $5; children 6-12, $3; under 6, free. Takeout orders: 934-3144.



First Saturday Hike



June 1, 9 a.m., Versailles State Park Oak Grove Shelter parking lot. Free with  $5 vehicle entrance fee. Info: 812-689-7431.



Women’s Hike



June 15, 10 a.m., Versailles State Park Oak Grove Shelter parking lot. Complimentary adult refreshments provided. Cost is $10, which goes to Friends of VSP for park projects, plus $5 vehicle entrance fee. Preregister by June 1: 812-689-7431.







Sunday, June 2



Christian Motorcyclists Association No. 752



Meets June 2, Hog Rock Cafe, 101 E. Carr St., Milan. Food and fellowship, 1 p.m.; meeting, 2 p.m. Info: 812-654-3713 or CMAUSA.org.







Tuesday, June 4



Babysitter’s Training



Sponsored by the American Red Cross June 4, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Ripley County Office, 629 S. Buckeye St., Osgood. Cost: $85. RSVP: red cross.org/takeaclass.



Napoleon Senior Club



Meets June 4, 6 p.m., Napoleon Community Center. Bring a covered dish and table service. Info: Jean Huber, 934-2245.







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.







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.







Tuesday, June 11



“Tunes Through Time: Folk  Times”



June 11, 6:30-8 p.m.,  Brookville Library.







Wednesday, June 12



St. Anne’s Ladies Sodality Card Party



June 12, 1-4:30 p.m., St. Anthony Catholic Church, Morris, lower hall.







Saturday, June 15



First Aid/CPR/AED Training



Sponsored by the American Red Cross June 15, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Ripley County Office, 629 S. Buckeye St., Osgood. Cost: $85. RSVP: red cross.org/takeaclass.







Tuesday, June 18



National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association



Meets the third Tuesday, including June 18, 10 a.m., Ponderosa Steakhouse, Greensburg. Info: 765-629-2720.



Batesville Area Historical Society



Meets June 18, 7 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Info: 934-2608.







Wednesday, June 26



Batesville Quiltmakers



Meet June 26, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Info: Carlan Bischoff, 932-5050.







Saturday, June 29



First Aid/CPR/AED Training



Sponsored by the American Red Cross June 29, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m., Dearborn and Ohio County Chapter, 539 Main St., Lawrenceburg. Cost: $85. RSVP: red cross.org/takeaclass.







Saturday, July 6



First Saturday Hike



July 6, 9 a.m., Versailles State Park Oak Grove Shelter parking lot. Free with  $5 vehicle entrance fee. Info: 812-689-7431.







Wednesday, Aug. 7



Salute a Soldier 5K Run/Walk Sponsors’ Deadline



Sponsorship forms are due by Aug. 7 for the first annual event Sept. 7 to honor all servicemembers. Hosted by Sunman American Legion Post 337. Info:  Rita Seig, 812-209-9099.







Monday, Aug. 19



Franklin County Historical Society



“Pioneer Association of Franklin and Union Counties, Ind., and Butler County, Ohio” by Mike Condo will be presented Aug. 19,  Goldfinch Diner, 11161 U.S. 52:  6 p.m., dinner; 7 p.m. Come a little earlier to order from the menu.  RSVP requested:  Pam Beneker, 765-647-7365.







Monday, Oct. 21



Franklin County Historical Society Program



Oct. 21, Brookville United Methodist Church, 150 E. Eighth St.:  6 p.m., dinner; 7 p.m., program, topic to be announced, county historian John Newman. Cost: $10. RSVP required: Pam Beneker, 765-647-7365.