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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.

THURSDAY, JAN. 2

Margaret Mary Health, in conjunction with Hoxworth Blood Center, is hosting a blood drive Jan. 2, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., donor bus out the hospital. To schedule an appointment: 800-830-1091 or www.hoxworth.org/groups/margaretmary.

SATURDAY, JAN. 4

A Batesville Masonic Lodge 668 all-you-can-eat breakfast is Jan. 4, 6-10 a.m. Adults, $7; children 6-12, $5; under 6, free. Carryouts available. Info: Paul Deal, 812-934-4195.

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.

SAT.-SUN., JAN. 4-5

Jean Watson, a classically trained singer and violinist, speaker and writer, will perform a full concert Jan. 4, 6:30-7:15 p.m., and assist with worship Jan. 5, 10 a.m., Adams Lutheran Church, 9767 N. Adams Church Road, Batesville. Freewill offering.

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

Home-schoolers and their families can participate in Hands on Geography Day Jan. 7, 2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. To register: https://ebatesville.com/homeschool-programs/.

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.

JAN. 8, 10, 13 and 15

Home-schoolers in grades 3-12 can participate in Chef’s Club, sponsored by Purdue Extension 4-H, where they will make foods from around the world. It is Jan. 8, 10, 13 and 15, 2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. To register: https://ebatesville.com/homeschool-programs/.

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.

SUNDAY, JAN. 12

The Oldenburg Knights of St. John will host a trap and stillboard shoot Jan. 12, 11 a.m., Tri-Township Conservation Club, Oldenburg. Meat and cash prizes.

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

The Oldenburg Knights of St. John will host a breakfast Jan. 19, 7 a.m.-noon, Holy Family Church cafeteria, Oldenburg. Freewill offering.

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.

SATURDAY, JAN. 25

A blood drive will be held Jan. 25, 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Sunman American Legion, 412 Eastern Ave. To schedule an appointment: www.hoxworth.org/groups/sunman or Steve Todd, 812-209-9195.

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

Home-schoolers in grades 3-12 can participate in an escape room Jan. 30, 2 p.m., Batesville Memorial Public Library. There will also be one at 4 p.m. that all kids in those grades can participate in. Info: 812-934-4706.

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.