Please submit news for Activities to diane.raver@batesvilleheraldtribune.com. Submissions may also be made in person, by fax at 812-934-6406 or by mail at 475 N. Huntersville Road, Batesville, IN 47006. Email is preferred.

FRIDAY, DEC. 27

Decorations in varied themes, crèches, a large tree with nature ornaments, music by a chime choir and refreshments are part of the Sisters of St. Francis Convent Christmas tour Dec. 27, 6-8 p.m.

SATURDAY, DEC. 28

The Audubon Bird Count is Dec. 28, 7:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Michaela Farm, Oldenburg. Participants will help tabulate species and number of birds for use in a national database that helps determine bird population trends. Cost: $10 for lunch. Info: www.oldenburgfranciscancenter.org/ or 812-933-6437.

MONDAY, DEC. 30

On Dec. 30, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host a library board of trustees meeting, 4 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

TUESDAY, DEC. 31

A New Year’s Eve Celebration sponsored by Youth MOVE, a nonjudgmental youth group that provides a safe environment for youth to collaborate ideas, is Dec. 31, 5-9 p.m., First Christian Church, 425 N. Broadway St., Greensburg. To RSVP: 812-593-4078 or 812-932-1026.

The public is welcome at a New Year’s Eve Party Dec. 31, 8 p.m.-1 a.m., VFW Post 3183. Cash bar, bring a snack to share. Music by Crum Karaoke. Cover charge $5.

Lohrum Christmas in the Park, a drive-through holiday lights display, ends Dec. 31, 6-10 p.m., Ripley County Fairgrounds Park, Osgood.

Winter Wonderland, a new drive-through holiday lights display, ends Dec. 31, 6 p.m.-midnight, Brookville Town Park.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 1

Walk off the Holidays, a 2-mile very scenic hike, is Jan. 1, 1 p.m., Whitewater Canal Trail Feeder Dam Trailhead, U.S. 52 and Pennington Road, Metamora. Info: info@whitewatercanaltrail.com or 513-295-4820.

SATURDAY, JAN. 4

Sausage or meatloaf and kraut will be served Jan. 4, 4:30-7:30 p.m., Batesville VFW Post 3183. The public is welcome. Carryouts available. Adults $10, children 10 and under $5.

SUNDAY, JAN. 5

A breakfast will be held Jan. 5, 7:30-11:30 a.m., Knights of St. John Hall, 111 S. Vine St., Batesville. Freewill offering. Partial proceeds benefit St. Louis School.

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

JAN. 6 AND JAN. 8

Kids may audition for “Winnie the Pooh” Jan. 6 and Jan. 8, 6-8 p.m., Tree County Players’ Main Street Playhouse, 634 W. Main St., Greensburg. Actors will read from the script if they can or directors will have other ways for them to audition. They will also need to bring calendars of conflicting dates. The show is March 6-8. Info: https://www.treecountyplayers.com/now-showing/#comingsoon, 812-222-4766 or tcpadmin@etczone.com.

TUESDAY, JAN. 7

On Jan. 7, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host the Historical Book and Film Club, 3 and 7 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

The Batesville Knights of St. John Commandery 243 will meet Jan. 7, 7:30 p.m., Knights hall, 111 S. Vine St.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 8

On Jan. 8, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host Robo Coders for grades 4-12, 6 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

THURSDAY, JAN. 9

On Jan. 9, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host the Coffee, Books & More Adult Book Discussion, 1 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

MONDAY, JAN. 13

On Jan. 13, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will present Movie Monday with “Downton Abbey” for adults. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

MON.-FRI., JAN. 13-17

An exhibition of “Ripley 200: A Bicentennial Project,” a book containing photos and stories about 200 county residents, is Jan. 13-17, Milan Public Library. Info: Anjali Fong, fong@anjalifong.com or 812-733-0328.

TUESDAY, JAN. 14

On Jan. 14, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host Knit Night, 6 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

A solo card party is Jan. 14, 7:30 p.m., Batesville Knights of St. John hall.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 15

On Jan. 15, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host Robo Coders for grades 4-12, 6 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

SUNDAY, JAN. 19

A euchre tournament will be held Jan. 19, 1 p.m., American Legion Post 452, New Alsace. Doors open at noon. Entry fee is $5 with a cash payout to the four highest scores. Refreshments available. Info: 812-623-3695.

MON.-FRI., JAN. 20-24

An exhibition of “Ripley 200: A Bicentennial Project,” a book containing photos and stories about 200 county residents, is Jan. 20-24, Tyson Library. Info: Anjali Fong, fong@anjalifong.com or 812-733-0328.

TUESDAY, JAN. 21

On Jan. 21, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host make-and-take Tuesday: winter craft in the children’s room, all day; and Cook the Book: Cookbook Club for adults, 6 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 22

“Remember When ... Storytime,” a monthly adult storytelling program, is Jan. 22, 2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library meeting room. Guests are invited to tell true stories or just listen.

THURSDAY, JAN. 23

On Jan. 23, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host the Pinterest Project of the Month adult program, 1 and 6 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

SUNDAY, JAN. 26

The Evangelical Union Cemetery Association annual meeting is Jan. 26, 11:30 a.m., St. John Lutheran Church (Hubbles Corner) near Sunman. Everyone is welcome to attend.

JAN. 27-FEB. 7

An exhibition of “Ripley 200: A Bicentennial Project,” a book containing photos and stories about 200 county residents, is Jan. 27-Feb. 7, Batesville Memorial Public Library. Info: Anjali Fong, fong@anjalifong.com or 812-733-0328.

TUESDAY, JAN. 28

On Jan. 28, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host the library board of trustees meeting, 4 p.m.; and Winter Glitter Painting for grades 4-12, 6 p.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

THURSDAY, JAN. 30

The National Alliance on Mental Illness Family & Friends is a free seminar that informs people who have loved ones with a mental health condition how to best support them. There are two class options: Feb. 1, 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Aurora Fire Department, 5950 Dutch Hollow Road; or Feb. 9, 4-5:30 p.m., Milan Christian Church, 719 E. Carr St. To RSVP by Jan. 30: https://bit.ly/2RQH7Cm. Info: 812-577-9297 or kathbb@comcast.net.

SUNDAY, FEB. 2

A euchre tournament will be held Feb. 2, 1 p.m., American Legion Post 452, New Alsace. Doors open at noon. Entry fee is $5 with a cash payout to the four highest scores. Refreshments available. Info: 812-623-3695.

TUESDAY, FEB. 4

The Batesville Knights of St. John Commandery 243 will meet Feb. 4, 7:30 p.m., Knights hall, 111 S. Vine St.

TUESDAY, FEB. 11

A solo card party is Feb. 11, 7:30 p.m., Batesville Knights of St. John hall.

SUNDAY, FEB. 16

A euchre tournament will be held Feb. 16, 1 p.m., American Legion Post 452, New Alsace. Doors open at noon. Entry fee is $5 with a cash payout to the four highest scores. Refreshments available. Info: 812-623-3695.

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 26

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

TUESDAY, FEB. 3

The Batesville Knights of St. John Commandery 243 will meet March 3, 7:30 p.m., Knights hall, 111 S. Vine St.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Indiana Chapter 0813 will meet March 4, 11 a.m., Elks Lodge, 223 E. Third St., Rushville.

TUESDAY, MARCH 10

A solo card party is March 10, 7:30 p.m., Batesville Knights of St. John hall.

SUNDAY, MARCH 22

A euchre tournament will be held March 22, 1 p.m., American Legion Post 452, New Alsace. Doors open at noon. Entry fee is $5 with a cash payout to the four highest scores. Refreshments available. Info: 812-623-3695.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25

“Remember When ... Storytime,” a monthly adult storytelling program, is March 25, 2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library meeting room. Guests are invited to tell true stories or just listen.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 1

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Indiana Chapter 0813 will meet April 1, 11 a.m., Elks Lodge, 223 E. Third St., Rushville.

TUESDAY, APRIL 7

The Batesville Knights of St. John Commandery 243 will meet April 7, 7:30 p.m., Knights hall, 111 S. Vine St.

TUESDAY, APRIL 14

A solo card party is April 14, 7:30 p.m., Batesville Knights of St. John hall.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22

“Remember When ... Storytime,” a monthly adult storytelling program, is April 22, 2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library meeting room. Guests are invited to tell true stories or just listen.

TUESDAY, MAY 5

The Batesville Knights of St. John Commandery 243 will meet May 5, 7:30 p.m., Knights hall, 111 S. Vine St.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 6

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Indiana Chapter 0813 will meet May 6, 11 a.m., Elks Lodge, 223 E. Third St., Rushville.

TUESDAY, MAY 12

A solo card party is May 12, 7:30 p.m., Batesville Knights of St. John hall.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 27

“Remember When ... Storytime,” a monthly adult storytelling program, is May 27, 2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library meeting room. Guests are invited to tell true stories or just listen.

TUESDAY, JUNE 2

The Batesville Knights of St. John Commandery 243 will meet June 2, 7:30 p.m., Knights hall, 111 S. Vine St.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3

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

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 24

“Remember When ... Storytime,” a monthly adult storytelling program, is June 24, 2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library meeting room. Guests are invited to tell true stories or just listen.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 1

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Indiana Chapter 0813 will meet July 1, 11 a.m., Elks Lodge, 223 E. Third St., Rushville.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 22

“Remember When ... Storytime,” a monthly adult storytelling program, is July 22, 2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library meeting room. Guests are invited to tell true stories or just listen.

TUESDAY, AUG. 4

The Batesville Knights of St. John Commandery 243 will meet Aug. 4, 7:30 p.m., Knights hall, 111 S. Vine St.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 5

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

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 26

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

TUESDAY, SEPT. 1

The Batesville Knights of St. John Commandery 243 will meet Sept. 1, 7:30 p.m., Knights hall, 111 S. Vine St.

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 2

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Indiana Chapter 0813 will meet Sept. 2, 11 a.m., Elks Lodge, 223 E. Third St., Rushville.

TUESDAY, SEPT. 8

A solo card party is Sept. 8, 7:30 p.m., Batesville Knights of St. John hall.

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 23

“Remember When ... Storytime,” a monthly adult storytelling program, is Sept. 23, 2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library meeting room. Guests are invited to tell true stories or just listen.

TUESDAY, OCT. 6

The Batesville Knights of St. John Commandery 243 will meet Oct. 6, 7:30 p.m., Knights hall, 111 S. Vine St.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 7

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Indiana Chapter 0813 will meet Oct. 7, 11 a.m., Elks Lodge, 223 E. Third St., Rushville.

TUESDAY, OCT. 13

A solo card party is Oct. 13, 7:30 p.m., Batesville Knights of St. John hall.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 28

“Remember When ... Storytime,” a monthly adult storytelling program, is Oct. 28, 2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library meeting room. Guests are invited to tell true stories or just listen.

TUESDAY, NOV. 3

The Batesville Knights of St. John Commandery 243 will meet Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m., Knights hall, 111 S. Vine St.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 4

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Indiana Chapter 0813 will meet Nov. 4, 11 a.m., Elks Lodge, 223 E. Third St., Rushville.

TUESDAY, NOV. 10

A solo card party is Nov. 10, 7:30 p.m., Batesville Knights of St. John hall.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 25

“Remember When ... Storytime,” a monthly adult storytelling program, is Nov. 25, 2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library meeting room. Guests are invited to tell true stories or just listen.

TUESDAY, DEC. 1

The Batesville Knights of St. John Commandery 243 will meet Dec. 1, 7:30 p.m., Knights hall, 111 S. Vine St.

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 2

The National Active and Retired Federal Employees (NARFE) Indiana Chapter 0813 will meet Dec. 2, 11 a.m., Elks Lodge, 223 E. Third St., Rushville.

TUESDAY, DEC. 8

A solo card party is Dec. 8, 7:30 p.m., Batesville Knights of St. John hall.

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 23

“Remember When ... Storytime,” a monthly adult storytelling program, is Dec. 23, 2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library meeting room. Guests are invited to tell true stories or just listen.

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