The Batesville High School Interact Club will be having a spring cleaning coat drive from January 15 – February 15. Drop-off locations include Goody’s, Batesville Memorial Public Library, and the Guidance Office at the Batesville High School.
South Ripley’s Polar Plunge Team is raising money and taking the plunge for Special Olympics Indiana. Gold Star Chili in Versailles is going to support our team by giving the team 10% of their sales from 4 – 9 pm on Thursday, February 11.
**Individual donations may also be given to Dylan McFarland, Alex Garcia, or Brenda Strimple.**
Join us for the Polar Plunge on Saturday, February 20 at Versailles Lake at the Versailles State Park. Plunge time is 2:00 pm.
The SEIHC & Ripley County Health Department will be offering a vaccination clinic on February 11 from 5 – 7 pm for tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis. Free to those without insurance or vaccine coverage. New location at 1033 State Road 229 in Batesville (Dr. McGovern old office). Call 812-932-4515 for more info.
The Franklin County Soil & Water Conservation District will be holding their 53rd Annual Meeting & Dinner on Tuesday, February 16th beginning at 5:30 PM in the Franklin County High School cafeteria.
Key note speaker will be: Robert Barr: research scientist from the Center for the Earth and Environmental Sciences at IUPUI as well as extensive studies of rivers and streams of Indiana.
In the event of severe weather reschedule date is February 18th.
Please RSVP by February 11 by calling: 765- 647- 2651 ext. 3.
Hey Teens…… How do Sundaes and Snowmen sound? And adults…..how about coffee, books and more?
All this fun is just waiting for you at the Greensburg- Decatur Library.
Teens program kicks off at 6 PM followed by the adults Discussion Group at 6:30 PM.
For Info and RSVP: 812- 663-2826
‘Fun Crayons’ are recycled from broken crayons, then made into many fun shapes and colors.
Every cent made from the proceeds of these sales goes directly for ‘Totes for Tots and Teens (Project T3).
You can purchase Fun Crayons at: The Gooseberry, Joan’s T-Shirt Printing and Lisa’s Sew and Tux in Batesville, and Gary’s Wood Design in St. Leon, www.Project T3.com or call Carrie at 812-933-1519.
The Lenten Series – Sermon on the Mount will be held on February 11, 18, & 25, and March 3 from 6:30 – 8 pm at the Oldenburg Franciscan Center. Cost is $15 per session or $55 for all. Info and RSVP at www.oldenburgfranciscancenter.org or 933-6437.
Batesville Veteran’s of Foreign War will be meeting Thursday, February 11 at 7:00 PM.
The Batesville Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3183 Auxiliary will meet on February 11 at 7 pm, post home.
Would you like to hire a small elite choir to serenade your honey for Valentine’s Day? Now you can! Franklin County High School Choir elite singers in tuxedoes and formal gowns will be travelling to front porches and businesses in the Brookville area on Friday, February 12th between the hours of 9am and 3pm. For $25 not only will your sweetie be serenaded, but he or she will receive a red rose and a special note from you. Additional roses/gifts are available, as well as travel outside the immediate Brookville area, for additional cost. Scheduling is limited, so don’t delay!
To plan this treat for your special someone, please email or call Camden Ritchie at email@example.com or (765) 647-4101 #1206.