COMMUNITY CALENDAR 6/7/2006

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ALUMINUM CAN COLLECTION

Where: South West Conservation Club

Bluffton Road

When: Fourth Saturday of every month

8am-Noon

Who: Boy Scout Troop 22

Troop 22 is looking for a few good scouts

Call 436-2422 for more information

 

LITTLE RIVER RAMBLERS

Who: Jennifer Kleinrichert, Coordinator Little River Wetlands Project

What: Eagle Marsh morning hikes to explore flora and fauna

Where: Eagle Marsh

At the barn off of Engle Road

When: Every Tuesday, 9-11am

Be sure to dress for the weather and wear tall waterproof boots

 

150th ANNIVERSARY

Who: St. Mark’s Lutheran Church

Where: 16933 Thiele Road

When: Once a month celebration for special guests, pastors and organists

What: The members of St. Mark’s welcome you

 

CROCHET MEETING

Who: Three Rivers Crochet Guild

Where: Michael’s Craft Store

Jefferson Pointe Shopping Center

When: Second Monday of each month

7pm-9pm

For more information call 747-0601

 

SOUTHSIDE OPTIMIST CLUB MEETING

Where: Atz’s Ice Cream Shoppe

211 East Tillman Road

When: Tuesdays

7-8am

For more information call Ron Perkins at 747-6186

 

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

 

EUCHRE

Where: WD United Methodist Church

Church Street

When: Tuesdays, 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

 

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

 

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

 

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

 

CAMP POTAWOTAMI

Do you have stories from summers spent at Camp Potawotami?

If so, and you attended prior to 1990, please call B.J. Hollars at 260-436-1992.

Your stories would be greatly appreciated in the creation of a collage of camp history

 

SOUTHWEST

CONSERVATION CLUB

Open to the Public

Where: 5703 Bluffton Road

What: 3-D Archery Shoot

When: Sundays

10am-3pm

What: Fish & Tenderloin

When: Fridays

5pm – 7:30pm

 

SUPPORT OUR TROOPS

What: Pro Troops Rally

Where: Across from the Allen County Courthouse

When: First Saturday of every month

This event is to let our troops know that we haven’t forgotten about them

Please bring flags and signs

For more information call Rex Mercer at 260-609-3461

 

SUMMERS DRIVERS ED PROGRAM

Who: Bishop Luers HS

Where: BLHS

333 E. Paulding Road

When: June 5 thru 16

8am-11am

Cost: $365

For more information call 456-1261

 

BUS TRIP TO NASHVILLE

What: If you like crafts, quilts and country-this is the trip for you

When: Saturday, June 3

7am

Where: Meijer on Lima Rd.

7am

Cost: $35

For more information call 637-8523

 

QUIET WARRIORS CHAPTER MEETING

Who: Quiet Warriors Chapter of the Korean War Veterans Association

Where: Eagles #248

4940 Bluffton Road

When: 1st Saturday of each month, 8am

For more information call 747-0601

 

FORT WAYNE WRITERS FORUM

What: Talkabouts, prose & poetry

Where: Towne House

2209 St. Joe Rd.

When: First Tuesday of the month

7pm

For more information call 486-3912

 

ALLEN COUNTY PARKS & RECREATION

What:  Campfire Chats

Where:  Metea County Park Nature Center

When:  The third Thursday of each month 8 pm

For more information call 449-3181

Cost $4

 

FORT WAYNE COMMUNITY FISHING CLUB

What: The 10th Annual Fort Wayne Community Fishing Derby

Where: The Larez Park / S. Clinton at Creighton St.

When: Friday & Saturday

June 2 & 3

8am-5pm

For more information contact Tony Truelove @ 456-1616

 

ROCKCREEK ALUMNI BANQUET

Where: The Commons of Norwell High School

When: Registration @ 4:30pm

Dinner 5:30pm

For more information contact Dale Dolby @ 638-4153

 

DONALD ROSS LADIES GOLF

What: New members invited to 9-hole golf league

When: Wednesday mornings @ the Donald Ross Golf Course

Where: Tillman Rd. & Calhoun St.

For more information contact Greg @ 745-7093

 

SENIOR GOLF

Who: Senior golfers 55 & older

When: Every Monday & Thursday

Where: McMillen, Foster, & Shoaff Parks

Why: 1 Season pass for all three courses

For more information contact Dan Poorman @ 747-5532

 

THE CHIEF RICHARDVILLE HOUSE

What: The house opens for the season

When: Saturday, May 20-November 11

Admission:

$7 adults

$5 members

Kids under 5 FREE

For more information contact Todd Pelfrey @ 426-2882

 

NEW HAVEN UNITED METHODIST CHURCH

What: Photography contest

When: Friday, June 9

4-8pm

Saturday, June 10

9am-6pm

Where: New Haven U.M.

630 Lincoln Highway East

For more information contact 749-9565

 

ANNUAL GARAGE SALE

When: Friday, June 2

Saturday, June 3

9am-5pm

Where: Turn off Bluffton Rd. at Old Trail Rd.

Right to Bella Vista Blvd.

 

MASTER GARDENER’S PLANT SALE/GARDEN WALK

When: Saturday, June 17

Where: Allen County Cooperative Extension Office

4001 Crescent Ave., east side of IPFW campus

 

ST. PETER’S ANNUAL GERMAN MASS

Where: St. Peter’s Catholic Church,

Corner of Warsaw and DeWald

When: Sunday, June 4

11 a.m.

 

ART CLASSES

When: Wednesdays

June 7, 14, & 21

2-4pm

Who: Fort Wayne Artsource

Where: 2812 Lower Huntington Rd.

For more information call 747-9834

 

BISHOP LUERS RUMMAGE SALE

When: Saturday, June 3

8am-2pm

Where: The Bishop Luers’ Café

 

LUTHERAN HOME AUXILIARY

What: Chicken Bar-B-Que Fundraiser

When: June 9, 3:30-7 pm

Where: Lutheran Auxiliary

6701 S. Anthony

Presale tickets are $6

Tickets at the door are $6.50

For more information call 447-1591 ext. 383

 

GARAGE SALE

When: June 8-10

9am-4pm

Where: 6510 Baer Road (off lower Huntington Rd.)

For more information call 747-5628

 

WAYNEDALE MASONIC LODGE

When: Saturday, June 17

4:30-7:30 pm

Where: Lodge #739 Waynedale

What: Hog Roast

Adults: $7

Children: $3.50

 

WAYNEDALE MASONIC LODGE

What: Breakfast for everyone

When: Saturday, June 3

6:30-10 am

Where: Elzey St.

 

MONSON CHAPEL COMMUNITY BREAKFAST

Where: 11431 Lower Huntington Rd. behind GM Plant

When: Saturday, June 3

7-10am

Adults: $5

Children 6-12 $2.50

Ages 5 and under free

 

ROANOKE BRETHREN CHURCH

What: Fish Fry

When: Friday, June 9

5pm-7:30pm

Where: American Legion Post

1122 N. Main St.

Adults: $7

Children: $3

Ages 12 and under free

 

FORT WAYNE ART GUILD

What: Venture Show

June 27-July 27

Where: Arts United Center

114 E. Superior Str.

Entries are due: Saturday, June 10

For more information call 485-1843

 

WEEKLY MEDITATION CLASSES

When: Every Monday evening at 6:30pm

Where: The Indiana Buddhist Temple

5712 Webster St.

 

CHICKEN BARBECUE

When: Sunday, June 11

11am-1pm

Where: Zanesville Baseball Diamond

3088 Van Horn St.-Zanesville

Cost: $5 ½ Chicken and $1 Baked Potato

 

QUILT SHOW

ALLEN COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS

When: July 18-23, 2006

For more information contact Trudy Hedges

637-6086 or 403-1682

 

ANNUAL GARAGE SALE

When: June 9-10

9am-4pm

Where: Kyle Rd

North of Sandpoint Rd. between Ardmore Ave.

For more information call Barbara Herring at 747-3826

 

TOWNE HALL MEETING

MEDICARE PART D

Registration: Thursday, June 8

9:30am(registration)

Where: 5821 S. Anthony Blvd.

For more information contact Jean Mahon at 744-1756

 

ZION LUTHERN CHURCH VBS

When: June 26-30

9am-11:45 am

Where: Zion Lutheran

2313 S. Hanna St.

Who: Children of ages 3 yrs. to grade 5th

For more information call 744-1389

 

OLD TRAIL NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION

When: Wednesday, June 13

7pm

Where: Waynedale Public Library

2200 Lower Huntington Rd.

What: General meeting for re-organization

 

CANCER BENEFIT FOR MINNIE

What: Poker Run

For: Minnie of Minnie’s Diner

When: Sunday, July 16

12pm

Where: AMVets #33

6620 Koester Dr.

Auction•Bake Sale•Chicken Dinner

 

TRION TAVERN & CANAL CRUZERS

What: Cruise-In 2006 “On Broadway”

When: Wednesday, July 5

6:00-9pm

Where: Downtown New Haven

For more information call 639-3411

 

EAGLE MARSH WETLAND RESTORATION

When: Saturday, June 3

11-3pm

What: Tour the property, take home a nature gift and enjoy a cookout

Where: South side of Engle Rd.

½ mile east of W. Jefferson Blvd.

For more information call 478-2515

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