Saturday, Oct. 17
Oldenburg Franciscan Center
“Living a Spirituality of Hope” will be presented Saturday, Oct. 17, from 9-11:30 a.m. at Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Cost: $15. Info and reservations: 933-6437.
The New Point Kiwanis Club Whistleberry Soup Festival Saturday, Oct. 17, from 4-7 p.m. at the New Point Community Center features all-you-can-eat bean soup, cornbread, drink and dessert. Freewill offerings benefit Riley Hospital for Children.
Pork Chop Supper
Hamburg Knights of St. John will host a pork chop supper at their hall Saturday, Oct. 17, from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Cost: $8.
The Batesville Jaycees annual poker walk is Saturday, Oct. 17. Registration with $5 donations is from 6-7 p.m. at Hooligan’s at Batesville Shopping Village, then the three-hour walk to six other local bars begins and ends there.
The Ball State University Saxophone Quartet will play an international program of music Saturday, Oct. 17, from 7-9 p.m. during a free Batesville Memorial Public Library After Hours Concert Series show.
Haunted Halloween Cruise
The Metamora Haunted Halloween Cruise is Saturdays, Oct. 17 and 24, with rides at 7:30, 8 and 8:30 p.m. Storytellers tell spooky stories appropriate for all ages. Cost: $4. Info: 765-647-6512.
Sunday, Oct. 18
A discussion on the Luminous Mysteries of the Rosary will be presented Sunday, Oct. 18, from 10:45 a.m.-noon in the Oldenburg Academy dining room after meeting in the convent chapel for liturgy at 9:30 a.m. Info and reservations: 933-6437 or email@example.com.
St. Jacob’s United Church of Christ, Blue Creek, annual turkey dinner is Sunday, Oct. 18, from 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Carry-outs available.
Stillboard and Trap Shoot
Eagle Fire Co., Oldenburg, will sponsor a trap and stillboard shoot Sunday, Oct. 18, starting at 11 a.m. at Tri-Township Conservation Club, Oldenburg. Prizes: meat and money.
Kenneth L. Diver American Legion Post 337, Sunman, will host a chicken dinner Sunday, Oct. 18, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Cost: adults, $9; children ages 10 and under, $5. Whole chicken available at drive-thru only.
Saturday, Oct. 17
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