Fri.-Sat., Oct. 5-6
Oktoberfest is Oct. 5-6, St. Joseph American Legion Post 464, St. Leon. Friday, 5-8 p.m., fish fry, karaoke; Saturday, 4 p.m., chicken dinners; 5:30 p.m., grilled pork chop dinners; 6:45 p.m., pie auction; both days, games, food, music. All proceeds go to fund American Legion programs and community activities.
Saturday, Oct. 6
Batesville Masonic Lodge 668 will serve a monthly all-you-can-eat breakfast Oct. 6, 6-10 a.m. Minimum donation: adults, $5; children 6-12, $3; under 6, free. Takeout orders: 934-3144.
Jazz pianist Dave Hepler, Indianapolis, performs a free show as part of the Batesville Memorial Public Library After Hours Concert Series Oct. 6, 7 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 7
Holy Family Festival
The Holy Family Catholic Church, Oldenburg, festival is Oct. 7. Chicken and roast beef dinners, 11 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Cost: adults, $10; children, $6. Evening meal, 4:30-6:30 p.m.; lunch stand, raffles, games.
The Ripley County CROP Walk to aid the hungry is Oct. 7, 1:30 p.m., St. John’s United Church of Christ, Huntersville. Info: www. cropwalk.org. To receive a registration packet: the Rev. Juanita Wallpe, 934-3497.
Wednesday, Oct. 10
The St. Anne’s Ladies Sodality is sponsoring a card party Oct. 10, 1-4:30 p.m., St. Anthony Catholic Church, Morris, lower hall.
Thursday, Oct. 11
The Batesville Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3183 Ladies’ Auxiliary will meet Oct. 11, 7 p.m., post home. Info: Patti Weberding, 934-3644.
Friday, Oct. 12
Applications available at www.rccfonline.org for the next Ripley County Community Foundation small project grant cycle are due Oct. 12. Info: 933-1098.
Tuesday, Oct. 16
The Batesville Area Historical Society will meet Oct. 16, 7 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library.
Saturday, Oct. 20
An online auction ending Oct. 20 will raise money for cancer medical treatments for Bob Hartman, Sunman. Persons may donate and view items at www.32auctions.com/ hartmanfundraising event or www.facebook .com/HartmanFundraisingEvent. Info: 812-584-3307.