At the Gibson
"Toy Story 4," rated G, will be screened Thursday, July 4, at 6 p.m.
"Spiderman: Far From Home," rated PG-13, may be viewed Friday, July 5, at 7 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, July 6-7, at 2 and 7 p.m. at the Gibson Theatre.
Flaggers on S.R. 1
State Road 1 was expected to re-open around July 3, weather permitting, following slide repair work in Dearborn County. The road has been closed between Sawdon Ridge Road and Cook Road, south of Dover, since April 1.
Lane closures will be in effect on or after Monday, July 8, for crews to install permanent pavement markings and reflectors, as well as to complete seeding and sodding at the repair site. Flaggers will be present to maintain traffic while work is completed.
Improvising on instruments
A Grist Mill Jam held on the first Sunday of the month from April through September is slated for July 7 from 1-4 p.m. at the Whitewater Canal State Historic Site, Metamora. Anyone may join the inclusive slow jam that features old-time traditional songs.
Dancing in the street
The Keith Swinney Band will perform at the free Music on the Bricks Tuesday, July 9, from 7-9 p.m. on Ripley Street in downtown Osgood.
"Bring your own lawn chairs and coolers," suggests the sponsoring Osgood Beautification Committee.
Midweek Farmers' Markets begin
In partnership with the Batesville Farmers' Market, Margaret Mary Health will host a Midweek Farmers' Market on eight Wednesdays July 10-Aug. 28 from 2:30-6 p.m. in the Outpatient & Cancer Center parking lot, 24 Six Pine Ranch Road, Batesville. These markets are open to the public.
Info: Batesville Farmers' Market master Christy Ludwig, 812-212-7288.
Veterans' events this month
Two events planned by the Indiana Department of Veterans Affairs are coming up in Indianapolis.
Guest speaker Rebecca Mills will share her experiences at the Women Veterans' Conference Friday, July 12, from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Indiana War Memorial, 55 E. Michigan St. To register: https://inwomenveteranconrf.app.rsvpify.com.
Hoops for Troops is slated for Wednesday, July 17, from 11:30 a.m.-2:45 p.m. at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, 125 S. Pennsylvania St. Attendees will eat lunch, watch the Indiana Fever practice and hear a mental health awareness talk. Registration begins at 11 a.m. To register yourself and a guest: Laura Mckee, LaMckee@dva.in.gov.
Great music at new park
The Whiskey City Summer Fest takes place at the new Lawrenceburg Civic Park, 50 Short St., Saturday, July 13, from 3-10:30 p.m. The free concert features music by Texas blues/rock musician Delbert McClinton, a three-time Grammy Award winner; along with Pure Grain, The Renegades and the good-time Cajun stylings of Robin Lacy & DeZydeco.
Regional food trucks will line the street as well as a beer garden. Attendees may want to bring lawn chairs. Free parking is available in the parking garage entered from Walnut Street.
Quilt show at Central House
Ye Olde Central House Quilt Show is Saturday, July 13, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. and Sunday, July 14, from 1-4 p.m. at the historic home, 3684 State Road 229, Napoleon. Attendees will enjoy a display by local artisans.
Although the event is free, donations are appreciated for the Central House's restoration and upkeep. Info: Pat Hicks, 812-852-4818; or https://yeoldecentralhouse.wixsite.com, click on Events.
Two types of Project T3 volunteers sought
Volunteers are needed to fill Project T3 (Totes for Tots and Teens) backpacks with school supplies for disadvantaged children July 18, 22, 23 and 25. To sign up for specific times: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/508094AACAF2EA6F58-20194
Drivers also are needed to deliver the backpacks July 19 and 22-26. To volunteer: Lisa Haessig, email@example.com.
Info: Project T3 backpack chairperson Joan Haessig, 812-932-2616.