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.
June 6-July 12
Batesville Memorial Public Library Summer Reading Program
“Catch the Reading Bug” continues through July 12. Sign up at library. Info: 934-4706.
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.
Oldenburg Franciscan Center Open House
June 7, 6 p.m. Reception, tours, 7 p.m. movie “Celebrate What is Right With the World!” Discussion will follow. Preregistration is desired: 933-6437 or firstname.lastname@example.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 available at sponsoring WRBI or at www.wrbiradio.com. The show is June 21, 8 p.m., Liberty Park.
Red Hat Belles of Batesville Deadline
Will meet June 12, 11:30 a.m., Cross County Plaza parking lot to carpool to Mary Helen’s Place for lunch at noon. RSVPs due by June 7: Eleen Weisenbach, 934-3484.
Fri.-Sat., June 7-8
Sunman Firemen’s Festival
June 7-8, community park. Friday: pork chop dinners; Saturday: parade, 1 p.m.; fried chicken dinners; both days: music, wood bat softball tournament, games, raffle, beer garden.
Fri.-Sun., June 7-9
St. Louis School Rummage Sale
June 7, 8 a.m.-7 p.m.; June 8, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; and June 9, 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m., activity center. Saturday from noon-4 p.m. everything is half off. Sunday is $1 a bag day.