Thursday, Jan. 24
Preschool Open House
The St. Louis Preschool will host an open house Jan. 24 for first-time parents to see the school and meet the teachers. Parents interested in enrolling their child in the Tuesday/Thursday program for 3-4-year-olds may visit 5-6 p.m. and pre-K parents interested in the Monday/Wednesday/Friday program may visit 6-7 p.m. Info: 932-1731 or www.batesville.k12.in.us/sls/preschool/preschool/welcome.html.
The Secular Franciscans, a fraternity for lay people who want to follow the rule of life of St. Francis, will meet Jan. 24, 6:30 p.m., Holy Family Catholic Church, Oldenburg, Father Rudolf Room.
Thu.-Sun., Jan. 24-27
Turtle Soup Sale
A turtle soup sale will be held Jan. 24-26, The Village Store, Oldenburg; and Jan. 26-27, after Masses at Holy Family Church, Oldenburg, if available. Cost: $4 per quart. All proceeds go for the church’s Religious education programs.
Friday, Jan. 25
Pulled Pork Dinner
The North Decatur After Prom Committee is hosting a pulled pork dinner Jan. 25, 5-7 p.m., before the Batesville vs. North Decatur basketball game. Cost: adults, $7; kids 10 and under, $5.
Saturday, Jan. 26
A blood drive will be held Jan. 26, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Sunman American Legion. Info: 812-623-3685. Registration appreciated: www.hoxworth.com.
On Jan. 26, Oldenburg Franciscan Center will present two programs: Spiritual Autobiography, Series 1 of six, 9-11:30 a.m. Cost: $90 for all six sessions; and Understanding the Beatitudes, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Cost: $45, includes lunch. Info and reservations: 933-6437 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
After Hours Concert
As part of the Batesville Memorial Public Library’s After Hours Concert Series, Michael Kelsey will perform Jan. 26, 7 p.m., BMPL. Free admission. Info: www.ebatesville.com/library/after.html or 934-4706.
The Rural Alliance for the Arts presents “Baby Boomer Comedy Show,” starring veteran comedians Jan McInnis and Kent Radar, Jan. 26, 8 p.m., Gibson Theatre. Beer and wine cash bar available. Tickets at $12 for RAA members and $15 for nonmembers can be purchased at the door or in advance by calling administrator Joan Kuhlman, 933-0355.