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Where: War Memorial Shrine, 2122 O’Day Road
Make every day a “Memorial Day” by placing a brick of honor on the Korean War Veterans Association’s beautiful walkway. What a great way to honor your favorite Veteran.
For more information call Allen Clendenen at 489-1724
NEW HORIZONS BAND
What: Invitation for you to come blow your horn. If you do not have a horn but want to play one, they will help you.
Where: Crescent Avenue Methodist Church
Who: Directing the band is retired music instructor John Morse. Morse directed programs at Elmhurst HS. He also served as third French Horn with the Fort Wayne Philharmonic
The Fort Wayne band meets twice a week. The New Horizons band is open to any adult who wants to make music. If you’ve never played an instrument before but want to, New Horizons will teach you.
Contact:Dave Held 744-6084
Who: Nine Mile United Methodist Church
Where: 6303 Winters Road
When: Every Thursday night from 6-7:30pm
What: Sharing Our Savior Night
The night begins with dinner and a bible story and then games for all.
Help for children with homework also available.
Where: Chief Richardville House, 5705 Bluffton Road
When: Throughout the year
What: Sweeping, moping, dusting, and pulling weeds, yard clean-up, and general custodial work
Call 426-2882 ext. 307 volunteer opportunities
Where: Waynedale United Methodist Church,
When: Every Tuesday, 9am
FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP MEETS
Where: Kingston Residence, 7515 Winchester Road
When: Second Wednesday of each month from 3-4pm
What: 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 $6.50. Every Saturday come and enjoy steaks. Featuring 16oz. T-bone Steak dinner for $11. All dinners include choice of baked potato or fries, vegetable, salad, and roll.
BOOKS NOW AVAILABLE
Autographed copies of my new book, HOW TO EAT A WILD GREEN PANCAKE and other humorous tales, by Ray McCune, will be available for purchase by calling 747-6512. The price is $19.50.
ST. MARY’S CATHOLIC CHURCH CHAPEL
What: 5 days a week private prayer & meditation
Where: 442 E. Jefferson Blvd.
Mass at 8:30am,
Monday – Saturday
Where: Church of Christ, 3421 Thurber Ave, Waynedale
When: Sundays 9am Bible Study – 10am & 6:30pm Services
Radio program on WGL, 1250AM, each Sunday from 7am-7:30am
Call 747-2637 for information
Meets every Thursday at 11:30am at Atz Ice Cream Shoppe on Tillman Road
SOUTHSIDE OPTIMIST CLUB
“Friend of Youth”
When: Every Tuesday from 7-8am
Where: Atz Restaurant,
211 E. Tillman Road
Contact: Devon Mathias
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
What: Monthly Meeting
Where: AMVETS Post #33
When: 3rd Sunday 3pm
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
Where: Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, 1819 Reservation Drive in the new Family Life Center
When: Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday beginning at 8am
Mrs. Betty Rekeweg checks your blood pressure before & after walking, if desired. A five-minute devotion is provided prior to the start of the program after which a person can walk as long as they desire.
TRAP AND SKEET SHOOT
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
When: Sunday, January 9, 12:30pm until close
FISH & TENDERLOIN SUPPER
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
When: Friday, January 21,
ANNUAL DAY OF GROWTH
Who: Waynedale United Methodist Women
Where: WUMC Church, Church Street
When: Saturday, January 15 from 9:30am-2:00pm
Registration deadline January 10
Leader of the retreat will be Pastor Becky Conelley
What: Monthly Meeting
Where: Dupont Branch Library
When:Wed., Jan. 12 at 7pm
Topic: Civil War research
WAYNEDALE BRANCH LIBRARY
Where: 2200 Lower Huntington Road
Smart Start Storytime
January 10, 17, 24, and Tuesdays, January 11, 18, 25, 10:30 a.m.
A special storytime that children ages 3- 5 and their favorite adult will enjoy together.
Born to Read Storytime
January 11, 18, 25, 10:10 a.m.
It is never too early to read to a child. This storytime is for children from age birth to 2 years old and their adult.
January 13, 20, 27, 7:00 p.m.
The whole family will enjoy this storytime featuring stories, songs, a craft and lots of fun.
January 20, 3:00 p.m.
Students grades 6 –12 this is an after school program just for you. Join us as we play PS2 games; discuss strategy, and much more.
THREE RIVERS CROCHET GUILD
What: Monthly Meeting
When: Mon., Jan. 10, 7-9pm
Where: Michael’s Craft Store, Jefferson Pointe Shopping Center
For more information call 747-0601
Where: AmVets Post 33
Where: 6620 Koester Road
When: Every Tuesday night, 7pm
BEGINNING THE JOURNEY
Who: Alzheimer’s Association
What: Seminar on the Basics on Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease
When: Wednesday, January 19 from 1:30-3:00pm
Where: 4320 Coldwater Road
Who: Saint Mark’s Lutheran Church
Where: 16933 Thiele Road
When: After services, around 11:00am,
Sunday, January 16
What: Menu also includes garlic bread, salad and applesauce
BENEFIT FUND RAISER
Who: Edwards Productions presents Outta Sync Band
When: Saturday, January 28 from 7-11pm
Where: Hoagland Hayloft, 15112 Brunson Road
Cost: $10 per person
Purpose: To help raise funds for Edwards Productions, Stage Directions Youth Program and ComEddie Improv
Who: Fort Wayne Parks & Spiece
Where: 5310 Merchandise Dr.
When: Saturday, January 8, 11am-3pm
For more information call 483-1415
DOG OBEDIENCE PROGRAM
Who: 4-H & Youth Development
When: Meetings on Monday evenings 6:45-7:00pm, beginning in March.
Registration fees and paperwork must be in by February 21, 2005.
Where: Home Loan Building, Allen County Fairgrounds,
2726 Carroll Road
For more information call
4-H Youth at 481-6826
MASTER GARDENER YOUTH PROGRAM
Who: Purdue Cooperative Extension
When: Classes start in June, 9am-Noon on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays
Where: More information call The Allen County Extension Office at 481-6826
LIBERTARIAN PARTY MEETING
When: Monday, January 10, at 7pm
Where: 625 Windrift Lane
Open to the public
For more information call 338-0833
Who: Calvary Ministry Daycare
What: Dan’s Fish Fry
Where: 6301 Winchester Road
When: Tuesday, January 25, 4-7pm
Northmen Gospel Group will provide entertainment
PANCAKE & SAUSAGE BRUNCH
Who: Hoagland Area Advancement Association
What: Profits to Hoagland Park, Hoagland EMS & Hoagland Fire Department
Where: Hoagland Park Pavilion, 11320 Hoagland Road, Hoagland
When: Sunday, January 30, 9am-1pm
Menu: Fresh whole hog sausage, all-you-can-eat pancakes, drinks included
Cost: Adults $5, Children 6-12 $2, Age 5 and under free
GROUND HOG DAY CELEBRATION
Where: Fox Island County Park, 7324 Yohne Rd.
When: Wed, February 2, 10am
Call 449-3180 to make your reservation
ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BEAN DINNER
Who: Waynedale Eastern Star
When: Friday, January 28,
Where: Masonic Temple, 7039 Elzey Avenue
Menu: Bean soup, cornbread, slaw and homemade desserts
Cost: $5 adults,
$2.50 children under 12
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