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Wednesday, Oct. 16
A Friends of Versailles State Park members-only hike is Oct. 16, 1 p.m. Bill Dallman will lead a tour of a seldom seen cemetery. Info: Ripley County Tourism Bureau, 812-689-7431.
Contemplative Prayer will be held Oct. 16, 3-4:30 p.m., Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Cost: $5. Info: 933-6437 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Beginning Computer Class Series is Oct. 16, 6 p.m., Greenburg–Decatur County Public Library. Info: 812-663-2826.
A free seminar called “Who Gets Grandma’s Yellow Plate?” presented by Ripley County Extension Homemakers is Oct. 17, 6:45 p.m., Sherman House. Batesville attorney Doug Wilson will offer information about wills, living wills, trusts, revocable trusts, estate planning aspects and new laws. RSVPs needed by Oct. 16 to provide materials and seating: Ripley County extension office, 812-689-6511.
Batesville Music Boosters are sponsoring a Celebrating Home fundraiser through Oct. 25. Proceeds help Batesville High School band and Batesville Singers members raise funds for a trip to Walt Disney World in 2014. To place an order, contact student members or www.celebratinghome.com/fundraiser/DisneyTrip2014/participant/18529.
Thursday, Oct. 17
On Oct. 17, youngsters can do a make and take craft in the children’s room, Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library. Info: 812-663-2826.
St. Peter’s United Church of Christ, Osgood, is hosting a soup supper Oct. 17, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Freewill offering.
Friday, Oct. 18
A card party will take place Oct. 18, 1:30-4 p.m., St. Andrews Health Campus. Info: Kristin Rowland, 934-5090.
Brookville Third Friday is Oct. 18, 5-8:30 p.m., Main Street. Music, pet parade, art activities, restaurant specials. A free outdoor Family Movie Night is at 8 p.m., 10052 U.S. 52.
Richmond Art Museum director Shaun Dingwerth will present a program on his new book Oct. 18, 7 p.m., Brookville Library, as part of an Indiana Plein Air Artists weekend in Franklin County.