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ECHO Nation Youth Leadership Camp

The Coalition, Mayor’s Youth Council, the City of Batesville, MMH, Batesville Tool & Die and FCN Bank are hosting a summer camp for current 4th and 5th graders the week of June 19th. The cost for the entire week is $25 and this include lunch and a snack every day as well as a camp t-shirt. For additional information or for a registration form please contact Kim at kim@drugfreebatesville.org.

Kiwanis Carnival

Fun for the whole family with rides, games and tasty treats in Downtown Batesville starting Thursday at 5pm.

Jim Hortemiller 812-934-5267
Dennis Harmeyer 812-934-3616

SEIYMCA Family Game Night

This event will be held at the SEIYMCA and is sponsored by the Coalition for a Drug Free Batesville, Mayor’s Youth Council, and the SEIYMCA.  There will be yard size games, such as Jenga, Connect Four and many more, to play that evening.
This event is free to the community.

Memorial Public Library Welcomes The Motor City Boogie Woogie Kid

“BATESVILLE LIBRARY WELCOMES YOUTUBE STAR with 3.7 MILLION VIEWS to PERFORM FREE this SATURDAY, April 8th 2017 @ 7pm!”

Matthew Ball aka The Motor City Boogie Woogie Kid is the attorney turned musician who now has over 3.7 million YouTube views and counting!  Michigan’s reigning Boogie n’ Blues heavyweight, Ball left the practice of law in 2001 to pursue a life in Music.

With recent appearances on Fox 2 News Detroit’s ‘The Nine Show’ and Channel 20 News Detroit’s ‘Concert on the Qube’, and back from a year-end Pacific coast tour, Matthew is called a “nationally emerging boogie-woogie master.”  His performances are described as “Awesome!” “Crushing!” Fantastic!”

Suffice to say you won’t want to miss this special toe-tappin’, family-friendly program of acrobatic piano favorites like In the Mood, Ain’t Misbehavin, Glory of Love, Basin Street Blues, The Entertainer, Bumble Boogie and many more!

Here is just a preview:

LIVE Performance Footage Piano Solo:

Flight of the Bumble Bee Boogie – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vhGQOmmS2MY

Mess Around – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Inc8Uj_T2r0

NPR Tiny Desk Contest Submission:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=61c95ImtHV0