COMMUNITY CALENDAR 10/12/2005

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

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, Oct. 7 & 14
5pm-7:30pm
What: Trap & Skeet Shoot
When: Sunday, Oct. 9 & 30
12:30pm –close

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 Assoc.
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.

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

FISH FRY
Who: Fairview Church of God
Where: 5511 Yoder Rd
When: Sat., Oct 8, 4:30-7pm
Cost: $7

SOS NIGHT
Who: Nine Mile United Methodist Church
Where: 6303 Winters Road
When: Thursdays 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: WD United Methodist Church
Church Street
When: Tuesdays, 9am

FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP MEETS
Where: Kingston Residence
7515 Winchester Rd
When: Second Wednesday of each month from 3-4pm
What: Support, education on resources, and provide training materials to family caregivers
For more information 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, Sunday 7am-7:30am
Call 747-2637 for information.

GOLDEN KIWANIS
Meets Thursdays 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 Avenue
When: Thursdays 7-8pm
More Info: 745-2933

HOMEWORK HOTLINE
Who: Ross-Hulman Institute of Technology
What: Free math and science homework help, grades 6-12
When Call 1-877-ASK-ROSE
Sunday through Thursday, 7-10pm
www.AskRose.org
DEPRESSION SUPPORT MEETS
When: 2nd and 4th Thursdays 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

WALKERS WELCOME!
Where: Mount Calvary Lutheran Church
1819 Reservation Drive
Family Life Center
When: Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday-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.

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

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

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: Group meets the first Monday of each month at 7pm
Where: Fort Wayne Rehabilitation Hospital
7970 West Jefferson Blvd.
Call 637-3820 for more information.

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

4-H INFORMATION
When: Thurs., October 13
7-8:30pm
Who: Extension Educator
4-H & Youth Development
Where: 4001 Crescent Avenue
For youth’s grade 3-12
For more information call 481-6826.

FALL TRAIL GUIDE WORKSHOPS
Where: Fox Island Nature Center
7324 Yohne Road
When: Tues., October 25
7-9:30pm
What: Nature at Night
Come see what it’s like to night hike, and do some stargazing.

FALL BAZAAR & OCTOBERFEST
Who: Lutheran Home Auxiliary
When: Friday, October 21
9am-7pm
Sat., October 22
9am-Noon
Where: 6701 South Anthony Blvd.
For more information call 447-0800, ext. 383

KYLE ROAD
NEIGHBORHOOD
FAMILY PICNIC
When: Sat., Oct. 15, 3pm
What: Fall Picnic
Meat & drinks provided.
Bring dish to share.
Where: North end of Tyrone Road
Kids bike parade, CHIP program, door prizes, etc.

SKYLINE SENIORS
Where: Skyline Church
5300 Winchester Road
When: Tues., Oct. 11, 10am
Potluck luncheon at Noon
What: Informative meeting with Bob Black
Plan to come and bring a guest.

CRAFTERS NEEDED
What: Annual Bazaar
Where: New Life Christian School
When: Sat., Nov. 12
9am-2pm
Call Linda to rent 8′ table, 260-824-4660.

HOLIDAY SPECTACULAR
Where: Cornwell’s Dinner Theater, Marshal, MI
When: Friday, November 4
Who: Sponsored by Johnny Appleseed Chapter of American Business Women’s Association
What: Holiday Bus Trip Fundraiser
Cost: $54
For more information call 456-4218.

WINE TASTING
Who: Acres Land Trust
Where: Joseph Decuis, Roanoke, IN
When: Sat., Oct. 15, 2-5pm
What: Support your local nature preserve and enjoy a lovely evening of wine, great food, jazz, and a beautiful nature photography show.
Cost: $40 per person
$75 per couple
Contact ACRES at 422-1004.

SERVICE FAIR FOR SOUTHWEST EXTENDED
Where: Keystone School
5421 Homestead Rd
When: Thurs., Sept. 29
5-7pm
What: Open house to give citizens an opportunity to learn more about city services.

FASCINATING EARLY FORT WAYNE WOMEN
What: 2006-2006 Program Series
Where: Historic Swinney Homestead
When Programs begin October 13
COST: $15 per program
Advance reservation only.
Call 625-5817.

FISH FRY
Where: Pleasant Center School Cafeteria
2323 Pleasant Center Road
When: Fri., Oct. 7
4:30-7:30pm
Cost: $7
Why: To update existing playground equipment
Hosted by Pleasant Center PTA.

TABLE RENTAL
Who: Precious Blood Rosary Society
What: Table rental for Christmas Craft Boutique
Where: 1529 Barthold in the gym
Table rental cost is $20
For more information call 422-8766.

PEACE RUMMAGE & BAKE SALE
Who: The Women’s Guild of Peace Lutheran Church
Where: 4900 Fairfield Ave.
When: Fri., Oct. 7, 8am-5pm
A bag sale will be 8am-Noon
Saturday, October 8

RUMMAGE SALE
Who: Emmaus Ladies Aid
Where: 2320 Broadway
When: Sat., Oct. 8
Mon., Oct. 10
9am-1pm
Bag sale on Monday only.

BLOCK PARTY HOG ROAST & BAKE SALE
Who: Elmhurst Church of the Nazarene
Where: 2951 Sandpoint Rd
When: Sat., Oct. 8
11am-4pm
For more information call 747-4811.

RUMMAGE & CRAFT SALE
Who: Zion Lutheran Church
Where: 2313 South Hanna
When: Sat., Oct. 8
9am-2pm
For more information call 447-1358.

BULBAPALOOZA 2005
What: Fall Bulb Sale
Who: Purdue Extension
Where: Extension Office of the IPFW Campus
4001 Crescent Ave.
When: Sat., Oct. 8, 1-3pm

STEAK & BURGER
DINNER
Who: Boys and Girls Clubs of Fort Wayne
When: Tues., Oct. 11
5:30-6:45
Where: Memorial Coliseum Expo II
Why: Celebrate 15 years in Fort Wayne
What: Kwame Jackson to speak
For more information call 260-744-0998 ext. 12.

GRANDPARENTS
SUPPORT GROUP
Where: WUMC
2501 Church Street
When: Tue., Oct. 11, 7pm
For more information call Pam Archbold 747-2240.

RUMMAGE & BAKE SALE
Who: Trinity Lutheran Church
Where: 7819 Decatur Road
When: Fri., Oct. 7, 8am-5pm
Saturday October 8
$2 bag sale 9am-Noon
Large selection, several estate closeouts.

FALL RUMMAGE SALE
Who: St. John Lutheran Church (Flatrock)
Where: 12912 Franke Road
Monroeville
When: Fri., Oct. 14, 8am-4pm
Sat., Oct. 15, 8am-Noon

HOWL-oween
Who: Fox Island Family Fest
When: Sunday, October 30
12:30-5:30pm and 7-9pm
For more information call 449-3180.
CROPTOBERFEST
Where: St. Aloysius School in the basement
When: Saturday, October 22
7-10pm
What: Learn how to place your photos in scrapbooks
Cost: $5
For more information call 597-7217.

WINDSONG PICTURES
What: Open casting meeting and workshop
When: Sun., October 9, 2pm
Where: Spiece Lifestyle Medical Center

What: The Art of Filmmaking workshop
When: Sunday, October 16, 1-4pm
Where: IPFW Classroom Medical Bldg.
Free.
For more information call 348-5510.

FISH & TENDERLOIN DINNER
Who: St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church
Where: 12912 Franke Road, Monroeville
When: Saturday, Nov. 5
4:30-7:30pm
Cost: $6.50
Also craft and bake sale.

FLAG DISPOSAL
CEREMONY
Who: American Legion Post 296 & National Air Guard
What: Ceremony will include dinner and a dance
Were: American Legion Post 296, 130 W. Tillman at Calhoun
When: Saturday, Nov. 12
Flag disposal 5:30pm
Dinner served 4-7pm
Dance from 8-11pm
Tickets: $10 per person
$3 for dance only
Tickets on sale from
Oct 3-Nov 6
Dance to the music of ALIBI
Open to the Public.

SAUSAGE &
SAUERKRAUT SUPPER
Who: Voigt’s Retreat
Where: Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church
Zion’s Bauer Hall
2313 South Hanna Street
When: Sat, Oct 22
5:15-7:15pm
Cost: $7
For more information call 744-1389.

HALLOWEEN PARTY
Who: Am. Legion Post 296
Where: 130 W. Tillman Road
When; Fri, Oct 28, 8-11pm
What: Prizes for best costume, funniest costume, & best couple
Music: The Blue Notes
Doughnuts and cider served.
QUIXOTE HILLS POLKA
What: Polka, Waltzes, Round & Square Dancing
Where: Quixote Hills
2 mile west of Hoagland
When: Sunday, October 9
4-8pm
Sunday, November 6
4-8pm
For more information call 724-4249.

FALL FLING PICNIC
Who: Kyle Road Neighborhood Association
Where: North end of Tyrone Road
When: Sat, Oct. 15, 3pm
What: All neighbors in the area bounded by Sandpoint Road, Ardmore, Engle and the RR tracks are invited.
Bring your own lawn chairs and a covered dish.
There will be a bike parade, face painting, and lots of door prizes.
The Masons will do their INCHIP program for the children.
Meet your neighbors and learn more about your neighborhood.

FISH & TENDERLOIN
DINNER
Who: St. Therese School
When: Friday, October 14
4:30-7:00pm
Where: 2304 Lower Huntington Road
Cost: $7
Proceeds will benefit the St. Therese School 8th grade class trip.

4-H WORKSHOP
Who: Allen County 4-H programs
Where: Allen County Extension Office
4001 Crescent Ave.
When: Sat, Oct 29, 1-3pm
You do not need to be a
4-H’er to attend.
For more information call 481-6826.

FAIRVIEW FISH FRY
When: Sat, Oct 8, 4:30-7pm
Where: Fairview Church of God
5511 Yoder Road
Cost: $7
For more information call 638-4270.

HOLIDAY CRAFT FEST-ST. THERESE
Reserve your Table Today!
When: Sat., Nov. 19, 5-9pm
Tables are $25
Contact: JoEllen Lauer
436-0995

HARVEST SUPPER
Who: Nine Mile United Methodist Church
Where: 6303 Winters Road
When: Sat, Oct 15
4:30-7:00pm
Cost: $4
GEM & MINERAL FOSSIL SHOW
Who: Three Rivers Gem and Mineral Society
Where: Allen County 4-H Fairgrounds
When: Friday thru Sunday
October 14 – October 16
10am-7pm-Fri & Sat
10am-5pm-Sun

BUSINESS WOMENS
MEETING
Who: Premiere Chapter of the American Business Women
Where: Towne House
2209 St. Joe Center Road
When: Mon, Oct. 17, 12pm
Cost: $10
For more information call 483-5508.

CRAFTERS WANTED
What: Bazaar
Where: 630 Lincoln Highway East
Who: New Haven United Methodist Church
When: Sat, Dec 3, 9am-3pm
For more information call 749-9565.

CLOTHING BAG SALE
Who: Christ United Methodist Church
Where: 1101 McKinnie Ave
When: Sat, Oct 8, 8:30-1pm
Many Misc. items.

GENEALOGICAL
MEETING
When: Wed., Oct. 12, 7pm
Where: Aboite Branch Library
5630 Coventry Lane
Who: Allen County Genealogical Society

GENEALOGICAL
MEETING
Who: Allen County Genealogical Society’s Computer Group
Where: Aboite Branch Library, 5630 Coventry Lane
When: Wed, Oct 19, 7pm

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