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TUESDAY, DEC. 17

On Dec. 17, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will host make-and-take Tuesday: Christmas craft in the children’s room, all day. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

Sunman-Dearborn Middle School band students will present their winter holiday concert Dec. 17, 6:30 p.m., East Central High School Performing Arts Center. Freewill offering.

Prell-Bland American Legion Post 271 will meet Dec. 17, 7:30 p.m., 2899 E. Legion Road, Batesville. Social hour, 6:30-7:30 p.m. New members welcome.

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 18

Batesville Memorial Public Library trustees will meet Dec. 18, 5 p.m., library.

North Dearborn Elementary School students in grades 1-2, chorus and the percussion ensemble will present “The World Says Merry Christmas” Dec. 18, 7 p.m., East Central High School Performing Arts Center. Free.

THURSDAY, DEC. 19

Christmas crafts, stories and snacks for ages 2-5 are Dec. 19, 10:30 a.m. or 6 p.m., Tyson Library, 325 W. Tyson St., Versailles. Registration required: 812-689-5894.

Third- through eighth-graders can make string art ornaments Dec. 19, 4-4:45 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. Registration required: https://ebatesville.com/event or 812-934-4706.

FRIDAY, DEC. 20 On Dec. 20, the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library will present the family movie “Dora and the Lost City of Gold, 10 a.m. Info: www.greensburglibrary.org or 812-663-2826.

A Youth MOVE (Motivating Others through Voices of Experience) Southeast meeting for persons 14-27 is Dec. 20, 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 Batesville High School Jazz Band Christmas concert with free refreshments is Dec. 20, 7-8 p.m., RomWeber Marketplace’s Party Place (use Depot Street entrance). Freewill offerings benefit the BHS Band program.

SATURDAY, DEC. 21

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 Dec. 21, 10 a.m.-noon. Info: FCMABrookville@gmail.com or 765-647-6183.

The RedLife Food Bank, 1112 Main St., Brookville, which serves Franklin County residents, is open the third Saturday including Dec. 21, 10 a.m.-noon, and the fourth Thursday, 4-6 p.m.

Children may visit Santa in his house downtown next to the bike park (in between Main, East Pearl, Park and George streets) thanks to the Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce, Dec. 21, 1-3 p.m.

SUNDAY, DEC. 22

St. Peters United Church of Christ, Finks Church, Osgood, will present its Christmas cantata “Come let us Adore” Dec. 22, 10 a.m., during morning worship.

SUN.-TUE., DEC. 22-24

The New Point Christian Church Live Nativity is Dec. 22-24, 7-9 p.m., just off State Road 46 at 1815 S. County Road 800 E., Greensburg.

MONDAY, DEC. 23

The Batesville Adoptive Parent Support Group meets on the fourth Monday, including Dec. 23, 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

TUESDAY, DEC. 24

A Christmas Eve candlelight service will be held Dec. 24, 7 p.m., St. Peters United Church of Christ, Osgood. The offering will be donated to the Fishes and Loaves Food Pantry, Delaware. Fellowship, refreshments and a visit from Santa will follow the service.

THURSDAY, DEC. 26

The RedLife 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 Dec. 26, 4-6 p.m.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.