Welcome to our monthly update on events and programs happening during the next month at the Batesville Memorial Public Library! We’re highlighting many of the events and programs going on at the Library here, but make sure you check ebatesville.com/events for the most up-to-date calendar!

Summer Reading Program Sign-Up Begins

Monday, June 3 | All Day

Stop by the Library beginning on June 3rd to sign up for this year’s Summer Reading Program!

Friends of the Library Meeting

Wednesday, June 5 | 5:00 PM

The Friends of the Batesville Memorial Public Library meet on the first Wednesday of most months at 5:00 PM. Meetings are open to the public.

Slime Science

Thursday, June 6 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM & 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Registration is required.

Join us for Slime Science! We will be making Glow In The Dark Space Slime and Magnetic Galaxy Slime. Ages 3rd – 8th grade. Registration is required.

Ukulele Club

Thursday, June 6 | 6:00 PM
Thursday, June 20 | 6:00 PM

Join us for our Ukulele Club! There is a Beginner’s Session at 6:00 PM, and the Ukulele Club Meeting at 6:30 PM.

Ripley County Reads: “First Man” @ the Bel Air Drive In

Thursday, June 6 | 9:00 PM

Join us for a  Drive-In Movie! There will be a free screening and discussion of First Man at the Bel-Air Drive-In Theater! For more information about Ripley County Reads, please visit Ripley County Reads: One Giant Leap

This program has been made possible through a grant from Indiana Humanities in cooperation with the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Ripley County Reads: “Guardians of the Galaxy” @ Pangburn Park

Thursday, June 7 | 9:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Join us for a Movie in the Park! There will be a free screening of Guardians of the Galaxy at Pangburn Park in Versailles! For more information about Ripley County Reads, please visit Ripley County Reads: One Giant Leap.

This program has been made possible through a grant from Indiana Humanities in cooperation with the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Little Sprouts Garden Club

Monday, June 10 | 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM & 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Registration is required.

Introducing young students to the technique of Straw Bale Gardening. With Sandra Dickey, Denean Williams, and Sr. Charity. This month’s meeting will go over the thinning of plants. Program includes a sock buddy craft and a snack along with a story about plants. Ages: Kindergarten – 2nd Grade.

The Show Must Go On

Tuesday, June 11 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM & 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Registration is required

Join us in welcoming Paul O. Kelly and the Serious O’Sillies Co. to the Batesville Memorial Public Library! All ages are welcome!