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.
Buddy Riley Memorial Fundraiser
June 8. Sign-up for poker run noon-2 p.m., Kopp Cycles; party, 5-11 p.m., Batesville Eagles. Proceeds help send kids with behavioral and emotional challenges to summer camp. Donations can also be made to the Buddy Riley Memorial Fund at FCN Band. Info: Kathy Riley, 812-212-2420.
June 8, 7 p.m., The Upper Room, 124 E. 6th St., Brookville. The free event features My Brother’s Keeper, The Coffey Brothers and Mountain Sound, and Clay County Boys. Special guests Adam Brown and Carissa Brandon will provide ragtime melodies.
Sat.-Sun., June 8-9
Ride to Remember
The ride honoring fallen heroes and their families begins June 8, 7 a.m., Liberty Park and continues through June 9, 5:30 p.m. Info: Tim Kieffer, 934-2578.
Monday, June 10
“The Tortoise, the Hare and Other Aesop’s Fables”
Part of the Batesville Memorial Public Library’s Summer Reading Program, June 10, 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. Sign up at library. Info: 934-4706.
Garden Tour and
June 10, 6 p.m., Michaela Farm, 3127 State Road 229, Oldenburg, sponsored by Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service. A $5 fee will cover the cost of ingredients. Preregis-tration appreciated: 765-647-3511.
Tuesday, June 11
Summer Reading Hours
Each Tuesday through July 30, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. and 5:30-7 p.m., Batesville Middle School. Incoming fourth- through eighth-graders may check out Young Hoosier books and take AR tests. Info: schools’ Web sites News Feed links.
“Tunes Through Time: Folk Times”
June 11, 6:30-8 p.m., Brookville Library.
On June 11, “Ashfall” author Mike Mullin will visit the Brookville Library, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.; and Laurel Library, 4 p.m. Info on the programs: 765-698-2582
Ripley County Democrats
Meets June 11, Browning’s Campground Restaurant, Versailles. Dinner, 6 p.m.; meeting, 7 p.m.