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Who: The History Center, 302 East Berry
What: Showcase of over sixty wedding displays
When: October 8-31, 2004, Tuesday-Friday, 9-5am, Saturday and Sunday, Noon-5pm
Where: 302 E. Berry Street
Over sixty displays featuring vintage and contemporary wedding dresses as well as memorabilia, period music, photos, video, traditions and much more will be on view at the History Center.
Who: Saint Michael Lutheran Church
Where: 2131 Getz Road (halfway between Illinois Road and Time Corners)
When: Sat., Oct. 16 at 6pm
An evening of contemporary Christian music.For more information call Andrea at 482-4368
Who: Cystic Fibrosis & Psychology Club at IPFW
What: Wine tasting of over 70 wines, food from local restaurants and alternative drink stations that includes import beer and martinis
When: Friday, November 19, from 6:30-10pm
Where: Historical Tower Bank Building in downtown Fort Wayne
Cost: The entrance fee in advance is $40, which includes a free wine tasting glass, or $45 at the door. There will be live music as well as a silent auction. Proceeds go to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and the event will be sponsored by TransWorks. 90- cents of every dollar will go to the foundation. Contact info/ticket information, Jen Milewski, 317-202-9210 or 800-622-2274
WOMEN’S PRAYER BREAKFAST
What: 35th Annual Christian Women’s Prayer Breakfast
When: Thur., Oct. 21
Doors open at 7:30am, breakfast at 8am
Where: Appleseed Room of the Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Avenue
Reservations and tickets are necessary.
Donations of $12 per person and tables of eight can be reserved at $96, payable at time of reservation.
Tickets are available by calling Eva Mae McMahan at 260-969-7369
Cost: Registration required, ride fee is $10 before September 18, $13 after. To obtain more information on a registration form call 449-3180, or e-mail email@example.com. Many local bike shops also have registration forms. Helmets required.
Who: Waynedale United Methodist Women
What: Annual Fall Bazaar
When: Nov. 6, 9am-2pm
Where: Waynedale United Methodist Church, 2501 Church Street
Crafts, baked goods, apple dumplings, and snack bar (10:30am-1:00pm).
All proceeds go towards “Pledge to Missions”
6′ tables for rent, $20ea. Call Bronna Beth Boling at 747-3541.
Who: Wyneken Lutheran School’s 12th Annual Craft Show
When: Dec. 4, 9am-3pm
Where: Wyneken is located just seven miles north of Decatur and 11 miles south of Fort Wayne at 11565 N. US Highway 27.
Vendor tables are still available, booth spaces $25
Please contact Janice or Shirley Buuck at 639-3005 or 547-4415
GE REMEMBER WHEN PARTY
What: For people who worked at GE during 1984 or before
When: October 2, 2004
Where: Am. Legion Post 296
Deadline: September 20
Cost $10.00 per person
Theme: Crazy Hats
Send reservations to Lois Lovinger, 4636 Merriam Park Dr., Fort Wayne, IN 46816
For more information call Edie at 432-9397.
KOREAN WAR VETS MEETING
Who: Quiet Warriors Chapter of the Korean War Veterans Association
When: Saturday, October 2 Breakfast at 8:15am, Meeting to follow
What: Monthly meeting
Where: Marine Corps League-Ft. Wayne, Miami Detachment, 7500 Lincoln Highway 30 E. (Driveway next to McDonalds)
Breakfast at 8:15am and the meeting to follow.
All Korean Vets are welcome to join with their spouses. For information 747-0601.
RUMMAGE & BAKE SALE
Who: Bethany Lutheran Church
Where: 2435 Engle Road
When: Saturday, October 16, from 8:30am-2pm
For more information call 747-0713.
FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP MEETS
Where: Kingston Residence, 7515 Winchester Road
When: Second Wednesday of each month from 3-4pm
What: This group will offer support, education on resources, and provide training materials to family caregivers
For More Info. Contact Pattie 747-1523
EAGLE AERIE #248 NEWS
Join us every Friday for “All You Can Eat Fish” for only $6. Every Saturday come and enjoy steaks. Featuring 16oz. T-bone Steak dinner for $10.50. All dinners include choice of baked potato or fries, vegetable, salad, and roll.
Meets every Thursday at 11:30am at Atz IceCream Shoppe on Tillman Road
ST. THERESE BINGO
Where: 2304 Lower Huntington Road
Early Birds: 6:30pm
Regular Bingo: 7pm
Who: People suffering from addictions & affected family members thru Christ-Centered 12-Step support groups
Where: South Wayne United Methodist Church,
3500 South Wayne Ave.
When: Thursdays 7-8pm
More Info: 745-2933
DEPRESSION SUPPORT MEETS
When: 2nd and 4th Thursday each month at 6pm
Where: Hope Missionary Church, 429 E. Dustman Road, Bluffton
What: Open to anyone suffering with depression, bi-polar, anxiety, or has a friend or loved one who does
Cost: Free but donations are accepted
824-1844 or 694-6371 for more information
SENIOR CLUB MEETS
Where: St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 16931 Thiele Road
When: 1st & 3rd Wednesday of every month, 9:15am
What: Devotions, lunch and fellowship shared
Group also sews lap robes for church and community. All seniors welcome.
Call 622-4886 or 622-6837
Who: Big Brothers, Big Sisters
What: Tenth Annual Autumn Fest
When: Thursday, Sept. 30
The evening includes silent auctions, wine tasting courtesy of Cap n’ Cork, and hearty hors d’oeuvres provided by The Oyster Bar.
Who: Bethel United Methodist Church
Where: 8405 Lima Road
When: Sat, Nov 6, 9am-3pm
Bazaar table rental available for $25 per table
Call Dee McCrea at 436-0503 for more information.
Who: Emmaus Ladies Aid
Where: 2320 Broadway
When: Saturday, October 2, 9am-1pm, and Monday, October 4 from 9am-1pm
Bag sale on Monday
FEAST OF THE HUNTER’S MOON
Where: Fort Quiatenon Historic Park, Southwest of West Lafayette, IN
When: October 2-3, Saturday 9am-5pm
What: Traders, merchants, traditional crafts, military encampment, foods, & special activities
Who: Presented by Tippecanoe Historical Association
For more information call 765-476-8411
CONSERVATION CLUB SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER EVENTS
TRAP AND SKEET SHOOT
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
When: Sunday, September 26, 12:30pm until close
RENDEZVOUS – OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Sat., October 9 and
Sun., October 10
Who: Living Faith Missionary Church
Where: 17718 State Road 1, Yoder
When: Sept. 26-29, 2-6pm
Tim and Eleanor Warner served as missionaries in West Africa. He has been a professor of missions at Fort Wayne Bible College and Trinity Evangelical Divinity School.
For more information call 622-7103.
What: Forks of the Wabash Pioneer Festival
When: Saturday & Sunday, September 25 & 26
Where: Hier’s Park-south side of Huntington
Re-enactors will be portraying fur traders, Miami Indians, white settlers, and military men will inhabit the wooded grounds for the weekend.
Where: Southwest Conservation Club
Saturday, October 9
Black powder shoot
Women’s skillet toss
Hawk and knife throw
Council fire at dusk.
Sunday, October 10
Church service 9:30am
Bow shoot 10:45am-1pm Women’s skillet toss
Camp auction and raffle drawings 1:45pm
Open to the public.
All special events are for buckskinners.
Kids games are open to all children under the age of 13.
Where: St. Joseph Hessen Cassel Church
When: Saturday, Sept. 25
Softball at 8am,
Kids carnival noon-3pm, Live auction 4pm,
High’s rotary chicken from 2–7pm,
Borrowed Time 7-10pm
Costs: $5 1/4 chicken dinner or $6 for 1/2 chicken dinner.
Dinner includes choice of two sides, roll, and drink.
RUMMAGE & BAKE SALE
Where: Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 9909 Wayne Trace
When: Thurs, October 21, 8am-4pm, and
Fri, October 22, 8am to noon
Sponsored by the ladies of the congregation.
Who: Aldersgate United Methodist Church
Where: 2417 Getz Road
When: Sunday, October 3 & Sunday, October 24
Admission is free during regular church office hours. Many works will be available for purchase.
Who: Fort Wayne Mannerchor/Damenchor
Where: Park Edelweiss, 3355 Elmhurst Drive, Fort Wayne
When: Saturday, October 2
Doors open at 6pm
Dinner served at 7pm
Music and dancing 8-11pm
Price: Adults $10
Children 12 & under $7
Dress is casual, and in the spirit of the strong culture heritage of Fort Wayne, German dirndls and lederhosen are welcome.
BALLROOM DANCE EXHIBITIONS
Who: Dansport USABDA
When: Saturday, Sept. 25, 10am-2pm
Where: Jefferson Point in the Center Court
Dance will be later in the evening at IPFW’s Walb Memorial Ballroom
Beginner and intermediate foxtrot lessons will be taught at 7:15pm by Patrick Didier and Mark Weisenberger.
$10 for non-members and
$6 for members
Where: New Haven United Methodist Church
When: Sat, Dec. 4, 9am-3pm
Tables are available for $30.
Call the church office at 260-749-9565.
FISH & TENDERLOIN FRY
Who: Wyneken Band
Where: 11565 N. US 27 N
When: Friday, October 1, 4:30-7:30pm
Cost: $6.50 adults, $4.00 children (5-12)
Come and enjoy a delicious meal of “All You Can Eat” Fish & Tenderloin provided by Dan’s Fish Fry.
Also on the menu, applesauce, scalloped potatoes, coleslaw, roll, cakes, pies, and drinks.
Who: Central Catholic High School Alumni
Where: Bishop Dwenger High School Library
When: Organizational meeting on Monday, September 27, 7pm for a reunion on June 25
In addition, the class of ’65 from CCHS will have a meeting at the library beginning at 5pm to organize plans for their 40th anniversary.
ONE-ROOM SCHOOL REUNION
Who: Former students of the Homestead One-Room School #7
Where: Aboite Township
When: Saturday, October 9
Please call Nancy Kuker at 432-9111 or Jim Ellis at
432-0806 for details and reservations.
Who: Korean War Veterans Assn. Indiana Chapter 1
Where: American Legion Post 82, 3501 Harris Road
When: Saturday, October 9, 7am Breakfast
Meeting at 9am
Second nomination of officers at this meeting
CONCERT & FISH FRY
Who: Scottish Rite Center & Purdue Varsity Glee Club
What: Third Annual Benefit Concert and Fish Fry
When: Friday, October 15
Fish Fry at 5:30, Concert at 7:30pm
Where: 432 West Berry
Tickets for the concert and fish fry are $25 per person.
Box office hours are:
Mon-thru Fri noon-6pm.
For more information call 423-2593, ext 1.
RUMMAGE & BAKE SALE
Who: Trinity Lutheran
Where: 7819 Decatur Road
When: Fri, Oct 8, 8am-5pm and Saturday, October 9
$2 Bag Sale, 9am-noon
Who: Christ United Methodist Women
What: Clothing-size infant to adult, kitchen utensils, & misc. household items
Where: 1101 McKinnie
When: Saturday, October 9, 8:30am-1pm
ANNUAL FALL RUMMAGE AND BAKE SALE
Who: Peace Lutheran Women’s Guild
Where: 4900 Fairfield Ave, Peace Lutheran Church
When: Fri, Oct 8, 8am-5pm Saturday, October 9
Bag Sale, 8am-noon
WLS BLUE & WHITE NIGHT
Who: Woodburn Lutheran School
What: First Annual Fundraiser Dinner and Auction
When: Saturday, October 2, 4:30pm-6:30pm
Where: Woodburn Community Center
22651 Main Street, Woodburn
A LOT OF ART
Who: Fort Wayne Art Source
What: Exhibit & Sale
Where: ArtSource parking lot
2812 Lwr Huntington Road
When: Saturday, October 2, from 11am-2pm
Visit our learning center where children can do a “Make It & Take It” art project for 25 cents.
Who: Fairview Church of God
Where: 5511 Yoder Rd., Yoder
When: Saturday, October 9, 4:30-7:00pm
Cost: $6.00 adult, $4.00 per child, 5 and under free
Includes: All you can eat fish & tenderloin, scalloped potatoes, green beans, applesauce or coleslaw, bread, dessert & drink
Who: Pleasant Center PTA
Where: Pleasant Center School Cafeteria, 2323 Pleasant Center Road
When: Friday, October 1, 4:30pm-7:30pm
What: Ed Fox “All You Can Eat” Fish or Chicken Tenders, broasted potatoes, coleslaw or applesauce, dessert, roll & drink
Costs: $7.00 adult
age 5 & under free
Where: Waynedale United Methodist Church
When: Every Tuesday, 9am
SETTLERS, INC. LOG HOUSE LIVING HISTORY CLASS
Who: Historic Swinney Homestead Log House
Where: 1424 West Jefferson
When: Thur, Oct. 14
Cost: $12 Settler
Advance registration required by October 7
Who: Roanoke Baptist Church
Where: Lafayette Central School building, just off I-69, Exit 1, east of the General Motors Plant
When: Sunday Afternoon, 3-6pm, October 3
Who: German Heritage Society
What: All-You-Can-Eat -Fish by Fritz
When: Friday, October 8, 4:30-7:30pm
Where: Park Edelweiss, 3355 Elmhurst Drive
Cost: Adults $7
Under 6 free
Who: The South Side Business Group
What: Monthly Meeting
Where: Atz Ice Cream Shoppe, Tillman Road
When: October 28, 5:30pm
Speaking: Rob Young, Fort Wayne/Allen County Economic Development Alliance
Who: New Life Christian School
Where: 1621 South 350 East, Bluffton
When: Sat, Nov 6, 9am-2pm
Rental is $25 for 8 ft. tables.
To reserve a space call Linda at 260-824-4660.
BALL PARK HOT DOG & CHILI SUPPER & AUCTION
Where: Waynedale United Methodist Church
2501 Church Street
When: Friday, December 3, Dinner 5-7:30pm
Silent Auction 5-8pm
Purpose: To raise money for mission trip to Roatan Bay to build a school.
FAMILY DAY AT THE POST
Who: Am. Legion Post 241
Where: American Legion Post 241, Bluffton Road
When: Sat., September 25, 12:00 noon
Gather your loved ones and make a favorite dish, for a fun filled day at the Legion, with some Karaoke, sing-a-long, and a little dance. Gather up your family ’cause our family is looking forward to meeting them.
Menu: Hamburgers, hotdogs, and your favorite dishes.
FALL RUMMAGE AND BAKE SALE
Who: St. John Lutheran Church (Flatrock)
Where: 12912 Franke Road, Monroeville, in the gymnasium
When: Friday, October 15, 8am-4pm &
Saturday, October 16,
$2 bag sale or as much as you want Sunday morning.
RUMMAGE & BAKE SALE
Who: Precious Blood Rosary Society
Where: 1529 Barthold St.
When: Thursday & Friday October 7 & 8, 9am-5pm Saturday, October 9
Saturday bag sale, $1 & $2
NORTH SIDE CRAFT BAZAAR
Who: North Side Music Boosters
Where: North Side High School, Parnell Avenue entrance, new commons area, first floor, no steps
When: Saturday, October 30, 9am-3pm
For more information call Laura Bowser at 424-0419.
BAZAAR, RUMMAGE & BAKE SALE
Who: Trier Ridge Community Church
Where: 7501 Hessen Cassel
When: Fri, Oct 8, 8am-4pm, & Sat, Oct 9, 8am-2pm
Lunch will be available both days: Soup, sandwiches, dessert, and drinks.
$1 bag sale last hour
Where: Elmhurst Church of the Nazarene
2951 Sandpoint Road
When: Sun Sept. 26, 10:30am
Who: Ray Cummins performs nationally with the same style of music as Chet Atkins.
Admission to the service is free.
A love offering will be received.
The public is invited.
Where: AMVETS Post #33
What: Monthly meeting
When: 3rd Sunday at 3pm
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