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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 11, 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.

Centerline will entertain at the free Music on the Bricks June 11, 7-9 p.m., Ripley Street, downtown Osgood. Bring lawn chairs and coolers.

The Ripley County Community Foundation's annual report to the community is June 18, Sunman American Legion. Doors open at 6 p.m. with dinner at 6:30 p.m. Freewill donations accepted. RSVP by June 11: 812-933-1098, 877-234-5220 or office@rccfonline.org

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.

The River Sweep trash clean-up is June 15, 9-10:30 a.m., Lesko Park, Aurora, off State Road 56 along the Ohio River. Each volunteer will receive a 2019 River Sweep T-shirt and will be provided with water, trash bags and gloves. Info or to register by June 13: see Upcoming Events at www.dearborncountywatersheds.org or Heather Wirth, 812-926-2406, Ext. 107; or heather.wirth@in.nacdnet.net.

Fri.-Sat., June 14-15

The Sunman Firemen's Festival is June 14-15, Sunman Community Park. Friday: smoked pork chop dinners, 4:30-8 p.m.; Josh Wells acoustic, 5-8 p.m.; Automation band, 8 p.m.-midnight; Saturday: parade downtown, 3 p.m.; Tyler Brindley acoustic, 5-8 p.m.; 90 Proof Twang, 8 p.m.-midnight; both days: kids' amusements, games, softball tournament, beer garden, lunch stand.

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.

The U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Flying Tigers Squadron and Prell-Bland American Legion Post 271 members will hold a flag retirement ceremony June 15, 11 a.m., Legion post, 2899 E. Legion Road, Batesville. A freewill donation lunch follows at noon.

Sat.-Sun., June 15-16

The Ripley County Relay for Life is June 15, 9 a.m.-June 16, 1 a.m., Batesville High School track. The American Cancer Society fundraiser features a survivors breakfast, luminaria service, live entertainment, food, silent and purse auctions, Little Miss and Mr. Relay Pageant, Glow Run 5K and much more. Schedule: www.batesvilleheraldtribune.com, Relay for Life. To donate: www.relayforlife.org/ripleycountyin.

Sun.-Fri., June 16-21

New Point Christian Church will host its vacation Bible school, "Shipwrecked: Iguanas, Leopards and Sloths, Oh, My," for youth ages 4 through high school June 16-21, 6-8 p.m.

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.

People Assisting Animals In Need is teaming up with Ohio Alley Cat Rescue (OAR) on low-cost spaying and neutering June 19. Also, July 17 and Aug. 21. Prices: surgery (including rabies vaccine if not current), $50; FeLV/FIV test or microchip, $20; FVRCP or FeLV vaccine, $15; Revolution for fleas and ear mites or Cestaject for tapeworms, $10; Strongid for roundworms, $5. To sign up: Sue Hahn, 812-614-1852 or dshahn4@frontier.com.

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.

Monday, July 1

July 1, noon, is the deadline to file a petition of nomination with the clerk for verification of signatures in order to place an independent candidate or minor party candidate on the Batesville or Versailles municipal election ballot. The petition must be accompanied by a candidate’s written consent to be placed on the ballot. Info: Franklin Circuit Court Clerk Neysa Raible, elections@franklincounty.in.gov or 765-647-5111, Ext. 3; Ripley County Clerk Ginger Bradford, 812-689-4783 or gbradford@ripleycounty.com.

Tuesday, July 2

Youth preK-grade 2 can meet author Morgan Scheiner and do a craft July 2, 2-3 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.

Wednesday, July 3

The free family movie "The Grinch" will be shown July 3, 10 a.m., Gibson Theatre.

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Indiana Chapter 0813 meeting is July 3, 11 a.m., Elks Lodge, 223 E. Third St., Rushville.

Oldenburg Academy's Students in Sports booster club meets the first Wednesday of the month, including July 3, 6:30 p.m., OA student lounge.

The movie "Independence Day" will be shown free July 3, 7 p.m., Gibson Theatre, as part of Ripley County Reads: One Giant Leap, inspired by the 50th anniversary of the moon landing.

Saturday, July 6

A Batesville Masonic Lodge 668 All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast is July 6, 6-10 a.m. Adults, $7; children 6-12, $5; under 6, free. Carryouts available. Info: Paul Deal, 812-934-4195.

Monday, July 8

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 July 8, 10-11 a.m. and 4-5 p.m. Info: Pastor Tommy Beatley, 812-584-3546.

Persons caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's or another form of dementia are invited to attend a monthly support group July 8, 2-3:30 p.m., Batesville Masonic Lodge, 119 W. Pearl St. Info: Linda Tuttle, 812-569-6130.

Tuesday, July 9

Silly Safaris – "Aliens: Really Weird Animals" will be presented July 9, 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.

Batesville Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3183 will meet July 9, 7 p.m., post home.

Wednesday, July 10

The free family movie "Wonder Park" will be shown July 10, 10 a.m., Gibson Theatre.