COMMUNITY CALENDAR 8/31/2005

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BREAKFAST
FUNDRAISER
Who: Monson Chapel
Where: 11431 Lwr Huntington Rd
What: All You Can Eat Breakfast
When: Sunday, September 3
7-10am
Cost $5
Proceeds go to the building fund.

TRACTOR AND GASOLINE ENGINE SHOW
What: Zanesville Indiana Homespun Day
Where: Zanesville Indiana Feichner & Indianapolis Roads
When: Saturday, Sept. 3
Parade at 10am
For more information call 638-4643

GOLF OUTING
What: Eleventh Annual LeighAnn Palmer Golf Outing
When: Sunday, Sept. 11
7am or 1pm
Where: Grey Goose Golf Course-Decatur
For more information call Mike Gigli at 672-2473

USED BOOB SALE
Where: Jefferson Pointe Mall
When: Fri & Sat, Sept 9 & 10
10am-9pm
Sunday 12-5pm
What: 20 plus categories.
Many in fine shape.
Come see and enjoy
Who: American Association of University Women

CAR WASH
Who: Allen County Council on Aging
What: Car Wash Fundraiser
When: Sat, Aug 27
9am-3pm
Where: Evans Car Lot
Corner of Lwr Huntington & Bluffton Rds
Donations will help seniors
in Waynedale

EHS SENIOR ALUMNI
Who: Elmhurst Class of 1940 & 1941
What: Annual Reunion
When: Tuesday, Sept. 20
Noon to 2pm
Where: Old Country Buffet (Coldwater Crossing)
Cost: Your lunch
Graduates of 1937, 38, 39, 42, 43, & 44 are invited to share this time of fellowship.
For more information call Homer Hoke at 747-2388 or 747-3310
Alice Ripke 432-2167
Lenora Knuth at 483-2430.

CONCERT
Who: Kendrick Hirshey
When: Saturday, Sept. 10
Potluck at 5pm
Concert at 6pm
Reservations by September 7
Where: 10010 Aurora Place in the Lakes of Liberty Mills
For more information call 432-9221

BLOOD DRIVE
Where: St. Joseph Hessen Cassel
11521 South US Hwy 27
When: Sunday, Sept. 11
8am-1pm
Call Jan at 447-1392 to schedule an appointment.
Walk-ins also welcome.

WILD WALKERS HIKES
Who: Mike Graves
Outdoor Education Coordinator-Fort Wayne Parks
What: ACRES hike
Where: Mengerson Nature Preserve
North side of Stellhorn Road between Reed Road and Maplecrest Road.
Meet at the preserve entrance.
When: Friday, Sept. 9
8-10am
For more information call 422-1004
WING HAVEN
CHILDREN’S PROGRAM
Who: Les Gustafson
Where: Wing Haven, Steuben County
When: Sun, Sept. 4, 2pm
For more information call 422-1004

AIR RIFLE PROGRAM
Who: Allen County 4-H Shooting Sports Club
What: 9-week Air Rifle Class
Grades: 3-12
When: 6-8pm
Beginning September 7
All equipment is provided.
$20 per person
For more information call 481-6826

DANCE OPEN HOUSE
Who: The River Dance Company
What: To provide Christian witness of the Gospel through dance
When: Tues, September 6
6-8:30pm
Classes begin September 12
Enrollment through
September 30
Where: Central Church
Located at the intersections of Swartz Road, St. Joe Center Road and S.R. 37, exit #25 off I-69, exit #25 off I-469
For more information call Monica Gingerich at 632-5768

OKTOBERFEST 2005
When: Sat., September 24
Doors open at 6
Dinner at 7
Concert at 8pm
Who: Music by the “Haus Musikanten” until midnight
Where: Park Edelweiss
3355 Elmhurst Drive

AMERICAN BUSINESSS WOMEN’S MEETING
Who: Premiere Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association
When: Mon, Sept 19, 12pm
Where: Towne House Retirement Community
2209 St. Joe Center Road
Cost: $10 for lunch
Retired and working women welcome.
Please call Dorothy at 483-5508 by September 14

FORT WAYNE WRITERS FORUM
What: For prose, poetry and drama writers
When: Tues, Sept 6, 7pm
Where: Towne House
2209 St. Joe Center Road
For more information call Phil at 486-3912

SENIOR INFORMATION FAIR
When: Thurs., September 8
9am-3pm, & 5pm-7pm
Where: Community Center
233 W. Main Street
What: Helping seniors plan for a better future

FALL MUSIC FESTIVAL
Who: Musical Brass, Party Time & Justice III
Where: Hoagland, Indiana
12 mile south of Ft. Wayne, Hoagland Road
When: Fri, Sept 16, 7-11pm
Saturday, 2-11pm
Sunday, Sept 18, 11am-8pm
What: German food, hot dogs
Carry-outs
Cost: $7
Free electrical outlets available for campers.
Waltzes, Polka, ballroom, line and square dancing.

67th ANNUAL POE FIREMAN FESTIVAL
Who: Poe Fire Department
Where: Yoder Road, Poe
When: Friday & Saturday
August 26 &27
For more information call 639-6778 or 639-3992

FALL FESTIVAL
Who: St. Therese Parish/School
Where: St. Therese Church
2304 Lwr Huntington Road
What: Booth sponsorship available.
Donations may be sent to Phil and Kathy Ehinger, at 1514 Lakewood Dr, or call 478-6513
An auction will be held during the festival.
Any type of gift certificate, or donation would be much appreciated.

MS BASS TOURNAMENT
Who: National Multiple Sclerosis Society
What: Fifth Annual St. Joe River Team Bass Tournament
When: Sun, September 18
7am-2pm
Registration/check-in starting at 5am
Where: Cedarville Reservoir DNR Access site
Cost: $60/team
For more information call 747-5345
Only the first 50 entries will be accepted

WAYNE HS CLASS REUNION
Who: Wayne HS Class of 1985
When: Sat, Sept. 17, 7pm
Where: Fort Wayne Museum of Art
311 E. Main Street
If you can provide contact information for Wayne HS Class of ’85
Please call 492-7040,
486-6671 or e-mail to acpd210.netscape.com

EUCHRE
Who: Am. Legion Post 296
Where: 130 W. Tillman Road
When: Every Monday night

WAYNEDALE
COMMUNITY PICNIC
When: Saturday, August 27
10am-2:30pm
Where: Waynedale Park
Koon & Elzey Streets
Sponsored by Waynedale area businesses, Friends of Waynedale and local neighborhood associations

BAERFIELD
TOASTMASTERS
What: Learn speaking and leadership skills
Where: Atz’s Ice Cream Shoppe, Tillman Road
When: Tuesdays at 6pm
If you need help becoming a confident, effective speaker at your club meetings, this is the place to begin.

RICHARDVILLE HOUSE
What: Open for the season
When: Saturdays, 12-4pm
Cost: $7 Adults
$5 Students

SOUTHWEST
CONSERVATION CLUB
5703 Bluffton Road
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
What: Fish and Tenderloin Supper
When: Friday, Sept. 2 & 16
5pm-7:30pm
What: Trap & Skeet Shoot
When: Sunday, Sept. 11 & 26
12:30pm –close
What: 3D Open Archery Shoot
When: Sunday, Sept. 4 & 18
10am – 3pm

SOUTHMOOR SINGERS
What: Looking for singers to join our ladies choir
When: Practice 9-11am Tuesdays
Come join us! We are a group of ladies who love to sing and share the gift of music with others.
Call 447-0339 or 744-5034 for more information

MEMORIAL BRICKS
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
For more information call Allen Clendenen at 489-1724

BEGINNING THE
JOURNEY
Who: Alzheimer’s Association
What: Seminar for families who suspect memory loss or have recently been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease
For more information or to register, call 1-800-272-3900

SOS NIGHT
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.

VOLUNTEER
OPPORTUNITIES
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

EUCHRE
Where: Waynedale United Methodist Church
Church Street
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 $11.50.
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.

CHURCH SERVICES
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

GOLDEN KIWANIS
Meets every Thursday at 11:30am at Atz Ice Cream Shoppe on Tillman Road

SOUTHSIDE OPTIMIST CLUB
“Friend of Youth”
When: Tuesdays from 7-8am
Where: Atz Restaurant
211 E. Tillman Road
Contact: Devon Mathias
747-5468

OVERCOMERS
OUTREACH
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

ALZHEIMER’S MEMORY WALK
When: Saturday, Sept 10
Where: Foster Park
To register call 420-5547

ROLLING THUNDER
What: Rolling Thunder Meeting
Where: AMVETS Post #33
When: 3rd Sunday 3pm

LITTLE RIVER
WETLANDS PROJECT
What: Monthly meeting
When: First Wednesday of every month
Where: 2403 Fairoak Drive
This is for all interested people.
The public is welcome and invited.

MS SELF HELP GROUP
What: For individuals and family members dealing with MS
When: First Monday of each month at 7pm
Where: Fort Wayne Rehabilitation Hospital
7970 W. Jefferson Boulevard
Call 637-3820 for more information

WUMC CHURCH FALL BAZAAR
Where: WUMC
Church Street in Waynedale
When: Saturday, Nov. 5
Table rental is $20 for a 6-foot table
Call 747-3541 for more information

HUGE RUMMAGE SALE
Who: VFW Post 1421 Ladies Auxiliary
When: Friday, September 8
Sat, September 9
9am-5pm
Where: 7712 Bluffton Road
Behind post, in the back house
What: Ladies, children, men’s clothing, household and collectibles

EUCHRE
Where: AmVets Post 33
Where: 6620 Koester Road
When: Tuesday nights, 7pm

GRANDPARENTS
SUPPORT GROUP
Where: Waynedale United Methodist Church
2501 Church Street
When: Tues, Sept. 13, 7pm
For more information call Pam Archbold, 747-2240
PATROTIC SERVICE AND PICNIC
Who: Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church
When: Sunday, September 11
Service at 10:30am
Picnic at 12 Noon
Meat & tableware provided
Please share a side dish and call us for how many will attend.
A $2 donation will help cover expenses

ZANESVILLE
HOMESPUN DAY
When: Saturday, September 3
7am-4pm
Parade line-up 9:15-9:45am
Where:Indianapolis
Marzane Rd. (S.R. 3)
3 mile south of I-469, Exit 2
Area firefighters past and present will be honored as parade marshals
For more information call 260-638-4873

SHOPPING TRIP
Who: New Era Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association
What: Shopping trip to Gurnee Mills Shopping Center
Where: Gurnee, Illinois
When: Saturday, October 1
Bus will leave at 7am sharp
Reservation deadline is September 17.
For more information call 484-8386

100 YEAR REUNION NOTICE
Who: Fort Wayne Parks
What: Park Family Reunion
Why: To celebrate 100 years of park service
Where: Headwaters Park
When: Saturday, October 1
Noon –4pm
For more information call 427-6004

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