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Tuesday, June 4

On June 4, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host an Astronaut Training Program for grades 1-5, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.; Historical Book and Film Club, 3 and 7 p.m.; and the Social Side of Retirement, 6 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

A blood drive hosted by FCN Bank is June 4, 11 a.m.-12:45 p.m. and 2-4:30 p.m., donor bus in bank parking lot, 1060 State Road 229 N., Batesville. Every donor receives a box of Girl Scout cookies. To schedule appointments: www.hoxworth.org/groups/fcn or Hoxworth Blood Center, 800-830-1091.

A Ripley County Relay for Life Bank Night for donations is June 4, 6-8 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Also, June 11. Info: co-chairs Samantha Smith, sjsmith260@gmail.com or 812-621-7294; or Carrie Oppelt, carrie.oppelt@gafg.com or 812-212-5784.

The Batesville Knights of St. John Commandery 243 will meet June 4, 7:30 p.m., Knights hall.

June 4-July 12

The Batesville Memorial Public Library's Summer Reading Program, "A Universe of Stories," continues through July 12. Info: 812-934-4706.

Wednesday, June 5

The free family movie "Smallfoot" will be shown June 5, 10 a.m., Gibson Theatre.

On June 5, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host the family program Magician, CR Ryan and Sons, 10 a.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Indiana Chapter 0813 meeting is June 5, 11 a.m., Elks Lodge, 223 E. Third St., Rushville.

A blood drive will be held June 5, 1:30-7:30 p.m., St. Joseph American Legion Post 464, St. Leon. Every donor receives a box of Girl Scout cookies. To schedule appointments: www.hoxworth.org/groups/post464 or 800-830-1091.

Contemplative Prayer will be presented June 5, 3-4:30 p.m., Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Freewill donation. Info: www.oldenburgfranciscancenter.org or 812-933-6437.

Oldenburg Academy's Students in Sports booster club meets the first Wednesday of the month, including June 5, 6:30 p.m., OA student lounge.

Thursday, June 6

On June 6, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host make-and-take craft: alien visor, beginning at 8:30 a.m. while supplies last; "Star Wars Revenge of the Si(x)th Party for grades 4-12, 1 p.m.; and Out of This World Organizing or Serving Tray, 6 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

Kids in grades 3-8 can participate in Slime Science June 6, 11 a.m.-noon or 1-2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library annex. Limited space available. RSVPs required: https://ebatesville.com/summer-reading-program/ and click on the program or call 812-934-4706.

The movie "First Man" will be shown free June 6, 9 p.m., Bel-Air Drive In, 337 N. U.S. 421 near Versailles as part of Ripley County Reads: One Giant Leap, inspired by the 50th anniversary of the moon landing

Friday, June 7

On the Fridays in June, including June 7, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host the Lego Builder's Club for grades 1-5, 10 a.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

The Batesville Beautification League will meet June 7, noon, Liberty Park.

The movie "Guardians of the Galaxy" will be shown free June 7, 9 p.m., Pangburn Park, Versailles. This Movie in the Park is sponsored by Main Street Versailles as part of Ripley County Reads: One Giant Leap, inspired by the 50th anniversary of the moon landing.

The Red Hat Ladies will go to lunch at Dockside Lake at Lake Santee June 12. They will meet for a carpool at 11 a.m., Cross County Plaza parking lot below McDonald's. RSVP by June 7: 812-934-3484 or 812-934-2099.

Fri.-Sun., June 7-9

The St. Louis School annual rummage sale is June 7, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; June 8, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. (from noon-4 p.m., everything is half price); and June 9, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. (this is $2 a bag day), Activity Center.

Saturday, June 8

The annual Ride to Remember honoring fallen Marines and soldiers with ties to southeast Indiana who died in recent wars will be held June 8-9 and starts in Batesville: 8 a.m., U.S. Army Sgt. Chad Keith, tree and stone at northwest corner of Liberty Park, Batesville; 9 a.m., U.S. Army Pfc. Anthony Seig, memorial site at Linda Seig’s residence, 24017 Weisburg Road, Sunman. Info: Mike Buettner, mbuettner@etczone.com; or Tim Kieffer, 812-212-1297.

Safe Sitter Training will be offered June 8, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Southeastern Indiana YMCA. The program prepares students in grades 6-8 to be safe when they’re home alone, watching younger siblings or babysitting. The fee is $40, which includes lunch. Info and to register: stop by, 812-934-6006; or Karen Moore, kmoore@siymca.org.

Sunday, June 9

A euchre tournament will be held June 9, 1 p.m., American Legion Post 452, New Alsace. Doors open at noon. Entry fee is $5. Cash payout to the four highest scores. Refreshments available. Tournaments are held monthly. Info: 812-623-3695.

Monday, June 10

The Fishes and Loaves Community Food Pantry, 5129 N. State Road 129, Delaware, which serves persons in the South Ripley and Jac-Cen-Del school districts, is open the second Monday including June 10, 10-11 a.m. and 4-5 p.m. Info: Pastor Tommy Beatley, 812-584-3546.

On June 10, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host Ice Cream, Games and Crafts, 1 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

Persons caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's or another form of dementia are invited to attend a monthly support group June 10, 2-3:30 p.m., Batesville Masonic Lodge, 119 W. Pearl St. Info: Linda Tuttle, 812-569-6130.

The Batesville Community Education Foundation's annual campaign ends June 10. Bulldog-themed handmade signs and engraved boulders, produced by Batesville High School alumni, may be ordered, or supporters may make donations to continue the flexible learning spaces initiative. Info and to order or donate: BatesvilleEducationFoundation.org.

Tuesday, June 11

On June 11, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host Galaxy Tie Dye T-shirts for grades 1-5, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.; and Knit Night, 6 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

"The Show Must go On" with juggler Paul Kelly is June 11, 11 a.m.-noon and 1-2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library meeting room. Limited space available. RSVPs required: https://ebatesville.com/summer-reading-program/ and click on the program or call 812-934-4706.

"How to Navigate Alzheimer's Disease" will be presented June 11, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Cost: $20 includes lunch. Info and RSVP: www.oldenburgfranciscancenter.org or 812-933-6437.

Ripley County Democrats will meet June 11, Snikkers & Peanuts. Dinner, 6 p.m.; meeting, 7 p.m.

A Ripley County Relay for Life Bank Night for donations is June 411, 6-8 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Info: co-chairs Samantha Smith, sjsmith260@gmail.com or 812-621-7294; or Carrie Oppelt, carrie.oppelt@gafg.com or 812-212-5784.

Batesville Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3183 will meet June 11, 7 p.m., post home.

Wednesday, June 12

On June 12, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host Curiosity Dome – portable planetarium, multiple sessions all day. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

The free family movie "Sherlock Gnomes" will be shown June 12, 10 a.m., Gibson Theatre.

Income Planning 101, second in a free four-part financial series with lunch offered by Giesting Financial, is June 12, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. To register: ebatesville.com, click on calendar and event.

Thursday, June 13

On June 13, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host a make-and-take craft – Father's Day craft, beginning at 8:30 a.m. while supplies last; Coffee, Books & More Adult Book Discussion and tie dye T-shirts, 1 p.m.; and Reach for the Stars Be Your Best Self Program, 6 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

Kids in grades 3-8 can make galaxy lava lamps June 13, 11 a.m.-noon or 1-2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library annex. Limited space available. RSVPs required: https://ebatesville.com/summer-reading-program/ and click on the program or call 812-934-4706.

Batesville Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary Post 3183 will meet June 13, 7 p.m., post home.

Saturday, June 15

The Backdoor Ministry of Faith Paper Goods Pantry, located at St. Thomas Lutheran Church, 823 Franklin Ave., Brookville, which serves Franklin County residents, is open the third Saturday including June 15, 10 a.m.-noon. Info: FCMABrookville@gmail.com or 765-647-6183.

The Red Life Food Bank, 1112 Main St., Brookville, which serves Franklin County residents, is open the third Saturday including June 15, 10 a.m.-noon, and the fourth Thursday, 4-6 p.m.

Sat.-Sun., June 15-16

The Ripley County Relay for Life begins June 15, 9 a.m., and ends June 16, 1 a.m., Batesville High School track. Survivors lap, luminaria ceremony, entertainment, food. To donate: https://bit.ly/2YM1ul9

Monday, June 17

The Ripley County Food Pantry, located in Building 16C, Ripley County Fairgrounds Park, Osgood, which serves Jackson, Johnson, Otter Creek, Center and Shelby townships, is open the third Monday including June 17, 9 a.m.-noon and 5:30-7 p.m. Info: 812-689-4427 or 812-756-2560.

On June 17, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host Family Movie Monday – "How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World," 10 a.m.; paracord bracelets or keychains, 1 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

Tuesday, June 18

On June 18, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host Martian Minute to win it for grades 1-5, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.; and You "ART" to be Creating, 6 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

Science Tellers, an interactive science and storytelling program, is June 18, 11 a.m.-noon and 1-2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library meeting room. Limited space available. RSVPs required: https://ebatesville.com/summer-reading-program/ and click on the program or call 812-934-4706.

Prell-Bland American Legion Post 271 will meet June 18, post home, 2899 E. Legion Road, Batesville. Fellowship, 6:30-7:30 p.m.; meeting, 7:30 p.m. New members welcome.

Wednesday, June 19

The free family movie "Peter Rabbit" will be shown June 19, 10 a.m., Gibson Theatre.

On June 19, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host Professor Steve's Space and Flight Show, 1 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

"Fernald" will be presented June 19, 6:30 p.m., Brookville Library. This is part of the Franklin County Public Library District's Hooked on History Series.

Thursday, June 20

On June 20, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host a make-and-take craft – rocket craft, beginning at 8:30 a.m. while supplies last; and Harry Potter party for grades 4-12, 1 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

Kids in grades 3-8 can make exploding Jupiters June 20, 11 a.m.-noon or 1-2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library annex. Limited space available. RSVPs required: https://ebatesville.com/summer-reading-program/ and click on the program or call 812-934-4706.

Friday, June 21

A Youth MOVE (Motivating Others through Voices of Experience) Southeast meeting for persons 14-27 is June 21, 4:30-6 p.m., Memorial Public Library annex, 10 W. Boehringer St. Info: R.D. Riley, 812-932-1026; or text Mary Jo Lee, 812-593-4078.

The movie "A Quiet Passion" will be shown June 21, 6:30-9 p.m., Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Freewill donation. Info: www.oldenburgfranciscancenter.org or 812-933-6437.

Saturday, June 22

Forgiveness: The Healing of Memories will be presented June 22, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Cost: $45-$65. This workshop is limited to 20 participants. Info and RSVP: www.oldenburgfranciscancenter.org or 812-933-6437.

Sunday, June 23

Coffee Talk: St. Clare of Assisi will be presented June 23, 10:45 a.m.-noon, Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Freewill donation. Info: www.oldenburgfranciscancenter.org or 812-933-6437.

A mandatory meeting for Franklin County Mini 4-H Princess Program contestants is June 23, 2-4:30 p.m., Franklin County Fairgrounds, 11225 County Park Road, Brookville. Info: Caroline Koester, crkoeste@butler.edu; 765-265-5505; or Molly Belmonte, maschwab1992@gmail.com; 765-265-6375.

Monday, June 24

The Batesville Adoptive Parent Support Group meets on the fourth Monday, including June 24, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Batesville Christian Church, 1294 Columbus Ave. Info: Barb Jacobs, The Villages of Indiana, Indianapolis, PAS care coordinator, 812-929-3234 or BJacobs@villages.org.

On June 24, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host make-your-own pizza and Teen Advisory Board call-out, 1 p.m.; and Space Sensory Program for ages 1-3, 5:30 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

Tuesday, June 25

On June 25, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host Cosmic Cupcakes, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.; and the library board of trustees meeting, 4 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

The Water Show is June 25, 11 a.m.-noon and 1-2 p.m., outside the Batesville Memorial Public Library. In case of inclement weather, it will be held in the meeting room. Limited space available. RSVPs required: https://ebatesville.com/summer-reading-program/ and click on the program or call 812-934-4706.

Wednesday, June 26

Batesville Quiltmakers, a group that provides an opportunity for members to meet with other quilters to share ideas, learn new techniques and find inspiration, meets the fourth Wednesday, including June 26, 9:30 a.m., St. John's United Church of Christ, Huntersville. Info: Gail Miller, 812-216-7020.

The free family movie "Hotel Transylvania 3" will be shown June 26, 10 a.m., Gibson Theatre.

On June 26, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host Touch-a-Truck, 10 a.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

"Remember When ... Storytime," a monthly adult storytelling program, is June 26, 2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library meeting room. Guests are invited to tell true stories or just listen.

Thursday, June 27

A Future Moon Mobile Planetarium will be at the Milan Branch Library June 27, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., as part of Ripley County Reads: One Giant Leap, inspired by the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. The 20-minute presentation will take attendees back in time to the Apollo missions to witness human’s first step on the Moon and a theoretical lunar colony. Also, crafts, Kids Discovery Factory fun, storytimes, games, refreshments. Persons may register at local libraries for time slots.

On June 27, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host a make-and-take craft – straw rocket, beginning at 8:30 a.m. while supplies last; and Pinterest Project of the Month, 1 and 6 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

The Red Life Food Bank, 1112 Main St., Brookville, which serves Franklin County residents, is open the third Saturday, 10 a.m.-noon, and the fourth Thursday including June 27 4-6 p.m.

Saturday, June 29

Mark Dvorak will host an acoustic jam session and sing along June 29, 1 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. At 7 p.m., he will perform a folk music concert as part of the Batesville Memorial Public Library's After Hours Concert Series. Free. Info: 812-934-4706 or ebatesville.com/after

Sunday, June 30

Today is the deadline to complete the online survey that will help guide the 2020 Batesville parks master plan. Residents and non-residents can go to https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/BatesvillePark.

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