COMMUNITY CALENDAR 9/17/2008

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EHS CLASS OF 40 & 41 REUNION
When: Thursday
September 18
12-2pm
Where: Richard’s Restaurant
2912 Getz Rd.
Who: Classes of 1937 – 1944 also invited
For more information:
747-2388 or 747-3310

 

CRAFTERS WANTED
When: Saturday
December 6
9am-3pm
Where: New Haven U.M.C
What: Craft Bazaar
Cost: $30 for tables
For more information:
749-9565 or 493-6868

 

RUMMAGE & BAKE SALE
When: Thursday- Friday
September 11-12
8am-5pm
8am-2:30pm
Where: Anthony Wayne Church of God
6012 South Bend Dr.

 

LECTURE
When: Sunday
September 14
2-3pm
Where: History Center
302 E. Berry St.
For more information:
424-4419

 

FORT WAYNE FALL BRAWL
When: Saturday
September 20
8am
Where: Memorial Coliseum
Who: Fort Wayne Derby Girls
Cost: $10 at the box office
For more information:
www.ticketmaster.com
www.fwderbygirls.com

 

MILITARY APPRECIATION PARTY AND FREEDOM RALLY
When: Friday
October 3
6pm
Where: Memorial Coliseum
For more information:
www.militaryappreciationparty.us

 

BUSINESS MEETING
When:
Third Monday of month
12noon
Where: Towne House Community Center
2209 St. Joe Center Rd.
Cost: $12
For more information:
Marguerite 260-744-2520

 

OKTOBERFEST
When: Saturday
October 11
1pm-11pm
Where: Park Edelweiss
3355 Elmhurst Dr

 

FESTIVAL
What: Forks of the Wabash Pioneer Festival
When: Sat & Sun
Sept. 27 & 28
10am-6pm
10am-5pm
Where: Hier’s Park
Huntington
Admission: $3 Adult
$1 Students
Under 5 free
Free Parking

 

GOLF OUTING-FLORIDA SCRAMBLE
When: Saturday
September 20
2PM Shot gun start
4 person teams
Where: Brookwood Golf Course
Bluffton Road
Cost: $70/person
Includes greens fees, cart, range balls, beverages, grill open all day
All proceeds benefit Bishop Luers Tuition Assistance Fund
Reservations: 456-1261 Alumni Office

 

ANGEL FOOD MINISTRIES
When: through September 15
Where: SW Assembly of God
7702 Smith Rd.
For more information:
www.angelfoodministries.com
260-747-9324

 

SERVICE ADDED
Where: St. Mark Lutheran Church
16933 Thiele Road
When: Sat. 5:30pm
Everyone is Welcome!

 

THE KOREAN WAR VETERANS ASSN.
Who: The Korean War Veterans Assn
Indiana Chapter One
What: Monthly meeting
Breakfast and Social Hour
Where: Am. Legion Post 82
3201 Harris Rd.
Breakfast at 7am
Meeting at 9am
Mary Anna Roemke
260-485-7627

 

LITTLE RIVER RAMBLERS
Who:
Little River Wetlands Project
What: Eagle Marsh morning hikes
Where: Eagle Marsh
At the barn off Engle Road
When: Tuesdays
9-11am
Be sure to dress for the weather and wear tall waterproof boots

 

CROCHET MEETING
Who: Three Rivers Crochet Guild
Where: Michael’s Craft
Jefferson Pointe Shopping
When: Second Monday of month
7pm-9pm
For more information:
747-0601

 

SOUTHSIDE OPTIMIST CLUB MEETING
Where: Renaissance Restaurant
Tillman Road
When: Tuesdays
7am
For more information:
Ron Perkins
747-6186

 

INDIANA EPILEPSY SERVICES SUPPORT GROUP
What: Monthly meeting
Where: East Parlor Room
Wayne Street UMC
300 E. Wayne Street
When: 4th Tuesday of month
12:30-2pm

 

BAERFIELD TOASTMASTERS
What: Learn speaking and leadership skills
Where: Atz’s
Ice Cream Shoppe
211 E. 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.

 

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:
Ron Barnhardt
493-7569

 

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

 

SOS NIGHT
Who: Nine Mile United Methodist
Where: 6303 Winters Road
When: Wednesday night
6-7:30pm
What: Sharing Our Savior
The night begins with dinner, singing, then adults and children separate into bible studies

 

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

 

EUCHRE
Where: WD United Methodist Church
Church Street
When: Tuesdays
9am

 

CHURCH SERVICES
Where: Church of Christ
3421 Thurber Ave.
When: Sundays
9am Bible Study
10am & 6:30pm
Services
Radio program
WGL, 1250AM
Sunday 7am-7:30am
Call 747-2637 for information

 

GOLDEN KIWANIS
Meet Thursdays
11:30am
Atz
Ice Cream Shoppe
Tillman Road

 

DEPRESSION SUPPORT MEETS
When: 2nd and 4th Thursday
6pm
Where: Hope Missionary Church
429 E. Dustman Rd.
Bluffton
What: Open to anyone suffering with depression, bi-polar, anxiety, or has a friend or loved one who does
Cost: Free
Donations 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

 

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

 

SOUTHWEST
CONSERVATION CLUB
Open to the Public
Where: 5703 Bluffton Road
What: Trap & Skeet Shoot
When: 2nd & Last Sundays
12:30 to close

 

What: Fish & Tenderloin
When: 1st & 3rd Fridays
5pm – 7:30pm

 

3-D ARCHERY SHOOT
When: Sunday
1st & 3rd
10am-3pm
Where: SW
Conservation Club
5703 Bluffton Rd.
For more information:
747-4677

 

SUPPORT OUR TROOPS
What: Pro Troops Rally
Where: Across from the Allen County Courthouse
When: First Saturday of every month
12pm to 1pm
This event is to let our troops know that we haven’t forgotten about them
Please bring flags and signs
For more information:
Rex Mercer
260-609-3461

 

QUIET WARRIORS CHAPTER MEETING
Who: Quiet Warriors Chapter of the Korean War Veterans Association
Where: Eagles #248
4940 Bluffton Road
When: 1st Sat. of month
8am
For more information:
747-0601

 

FORT WAYNE WRITERS FORUM
What: Talkabouts, prose & poetry
Where: Towne House
2209 St. Joe Road
When: First Tuesday of the month
7pm
For more information:
486-3912

 

ALLEN COUNTY PARKS & RECREATION
What: Campfire Chats
Where: Metea County Park Nature Center
When: Third Thursday
8 pm
For more information:
449-3181
Cost: $4

 

WEEKLY MEDITATION CLASSES
When: Every Monday
6:30pm
Where: Indiana Buddhist Temple
5712 Webster Street

 

AIRPORT BUSINESS CO-OP NETWORKING
When: Wednesdays
Noon-2:00pm
What: Join us for lunch
Bring a hand full of business cards to pass out
Where: American Legion Post 241
Cost: $5 lunch special
For more information:
Mark Helman
414-6761

 

EUCHRE
When: Tuesday’s
7pm
Where: 4940 Bluffton Rd.
Who: Fraternal
Order Of Eagles 248

 

CHURCH SERVICES
When: Sunday School
9-10:30am
Service 10:30am
Where: Elmhurst Church of the Nazarene
2951 Sandpoint Rd.
For more information:
747-4611

 

FAMILY FALL FEST
Who: Calvary United Methodist Church, 6301 Winchester Rd, Fort Wayne
What: Family Fall Fest including all you can eat chili supper (Adults
$7; ages 6-12 $4; 5 and under free), “trunk or treating”, and costume
parade where prizes will be awarded.
When: Friday, October 24, 2008, 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Contact: 260-747-9218 for more information

 

SEEKING LOST CLASSMATES
What: 50th Class Reunion
Who: Elmhurst HS
Class of 1958
For more information:
436-6394

 

FALL BAZAAR
When: Saturday
November 1
9am-2pm
Where: Waynedale U.M.C
2501 Church Street
What: 6 ft. craft tables for rent
Cost: $20
For more information:
478-1758 or 747-3547

 

SPAGHETTI DINNER
When: Saturday
September 27
5-7pm
Where: Bethany Lutheran Church
2435 Engle Road
Cost: Adults $6
Kids $4
For more information:
747-2950

 

GOLF OUTING
When: Thursday
September 25
12:30pm
Where: Coyote Creek Golf Course
4935 Hillegas Road
Who: Allen County 4-H
Cost: $400 per team
For more information:
260-399-6448

 

DRAGONS BASEBALL TRYOUTS
What: 4 boys to complete 2009 roster
For more information:
Brian Hockenberry
747-8636

 

ALL YOU CAN EAT FISH
TENDERLOIN SUPPER
When: Wednesday
October 1
4:30-7:30
Where: Ossian U.M.C
201 W. Mill St.
Cost: Adults $8
6-12 $4
5 & under Free

 

RUMMAGE & BAKE SALE
When: Friday-Saturday
October 3-4
8am-4pm & 8am-2pm
Where: Trier Ridge Community Church
7501 Hessen Cassel Rd
For more information:
260-485-3574

 

GUIDED TOURS
When: Saturday
October 4
1:15pm
Where: Little River Wetlands
What: New Eagle Marsh
For more information:
260-478-2515

 

GARAGE SALES
When: Saturday
September 13
9am-4pm
Where:
Lakeshores & Winterset Additions

 

CLASS REUNION
When: Saturday
October 4
6-11:30pm
Where: The Lantern
4420 Ardmore Ave.
Who: EHS Class 1964-1971
Cost: $25 per person
For more information:
432-8323

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