COMMUNITY CALENDAR 9/9/2009

 

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BAZAAR

Who: Waynedale United Methodist Women

Why: Proceeds to missions

When: November 7

9am-2pm

Where: 2501 Church Street

To rent 6’tables $20

Call: 750-2213

 

FALL FESTIVAL

Who: St. Therese

Where: 2222 Lower Huntington Rd

When: Saturday

September 12

Why: 5K run, bake sale, Farmers Market, etc.

Costs: Free

 

PROFESSIONAL BUSINESS MEETING

Who: Premiere Chapter of the American

Business Women’s Association

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

 

SERVICE ADDED

Where:  St. Mark Lutheran

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

2nd Sat.

Breakfast and Social Hour

Where: Am. Legion Post 82

3201 Harris Rd.

Breakfast at 7am

Meeting at 9am

Mary Anna Roemke

260-485-7627

 

GOLDEN KIWANIS

Meet Thursdays

11:30am

Atz

Ice Cream Shoppe

Tillman Road

 

LITTLE RIVER RAMBLERS

Who:

Little River Wetlands Project

What: 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

 

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: Penguin Point

7303 Winchester Rd.

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

 

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

 

DEPRESSION SUPPORT MEETS

When: 2nd and 4th Thursday 6pm

Where: Hope Missionary

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

A five-minute devotion is provided prior to the start of the program after which a person can walk as long as they desire.

 

FORT WAYNE WRITERS FORUM

What: Talkabouts, prose & poetry

Where: Towne House

2209 St. Joe Road

When: First Tuesday month

7pm

For more information:

486-3912

 

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:

747-4811

 

4-H INFORMATION NIGHT

Who: Parents and young people

Ages 3-Grade 12

When: Tuesday

October 13

7-8:30pm

Where: Allen County Ext 4001 Crescent Ave.

(east side of IPFW)

Cost: Free

 

FEED YOUR FACE FUNDRAISER

Who: MobileMissions

Why: To raise money for Health Fair and Veteran

Stand Down

What: BBQ ribs, chicken, brats

When: Thursday, Sept. 10

10:30am – 6:30pm

Where: 419 East Lewis St.

Cost: $15

Order ahead by calling Tarsha

460-0799

 

BETTER BREATHERS SUPPORT

GROUP MEETING

Who: Brenda DeArmond, FNP, speaker

What: Osteoporosis:

Are you at risk?

When: Wednesday, Sept. 9

10:00 a.m.

Where: Lutheran Hospital Classrooms 1 & 2

Contact: 435-7363

 

COMMUNITY FUN/FESTIVAL

Who: Southwest Lutheran

When: Sunday, Sept. 13

Noon to 4pm

Where: Southwest Lutheran Church

1/4th mile South of

Homestead High School

5120 Homestead Rd.

Notes: Free food

Contact: 436-4474

 

LOOKING FOR QUALITY

USED BOOKS

Who: American Association of University Women Used

Book Sale Committee

When: Sept. 11 – 13

Where: Jefferson Pointe

Contact :For book pickup

456-8382 in Foster Park area

432-1040 in Southwest area

484-9105 in Northern area

 

JASON & FRIENDS

When: Wednesday, September 9

7:00 pm

Where: Calvary United Methodist Church

6301 Winchester Rd.

Contact: 260-747-9218

 

2009 WOMEN’S CONFERENCE-FASHIONED,

CLOTHED, AND LABELED

Who: Women;s Ministry of Come As You Are

Community Church

When: Friday, Sept 25

Saturday, Sept 26

Where: Come As You Are Community Church

7910 S.  Anthony Blvd.

Contact: 602-9856

 

3-D ARCHERY SHOOT

LAST shoot of 2009

Who:  South West Conservation Club

When: Sundays

Sept 6 and 20

10:00am- 3:00pm

Where: 5703 Bluffton Rd. South West

Conservation Club

Note: Open to public

Contact: 747-4677

 

FISH AND TENDERLOIN SUPPER

Who: South West Conservation Club

When: Fridays

Sept 4 and 18

5:00pm – 7:30pm

Where: 5703 Bluffton Rd. South West

Conservation Club

Note: Open to public

Contact: 747-4677

 

TRAP AND SKEET SHOOT

Who: South West Conservation Club

When: Sundays

Sept 6 and 27

12:30pm – Close

Where: 5703 Bluffton Rd. South West

Conservation Club

Note: Open to public

Contact: 747-4677

 

COMMUNITY ICE CREAM SOCIAL

Who: Nine Mile U.M.

When: Sunday, Sept. 27

1-3pm

Where: Waynedale Park

Cost: Free

Contact: 747-3459

 

BLESSING OF ANIMALS & OUTDOOR

WORSHIP SERVICE

Who: Nine Mile U.M.

When:  Sunday, Sept. 27

10:30am – 12:30pm

Where: Waynedale Park

Cost: Free Lunch

Notes: Bring leashed or caged pets

Contact: 747-3459

 

FISH FRIES 2009-2010

Who:  Sponsored by the Fort Wayne Maennerchor/Damenchor

When: Friday, Sept 11 and every Second Friday of the month through May 2010, except December

Where: Park Edelweiss

3355 Elmhurst Dr.

Cost: Dinner $8

Children 12 or under $5

Notes: Dinner, Breaded Pollock, scalloped

potatoes, coleslaw, applesauce and a

variety of cake.

ALL YOU CAN EAT

Contact: 459-2225

 

PORK CHOP FUNDRAISER

Who: Ossian Revitalization Committee & Ossian

Business & Professional Association

When: Thursday, Sept. 10

4:30pm – 7:00pm

Where: Ossian Days Event Tent, Downtown Ossian

Cost: Purchase ahead $7.50, at door $8

Note:  All proceeds benefit Ossian’s Downtown

Revitalization

 

OKTOBERFEST 2009

Who: Sponsored by Fort Wayne Maennerchor/Damenchor

When: Saturday, Sept. 26

Times: 1:00pm-5:00pm

Games for the whole Family

6:00pm – 7:30pm

Full German dinner

6:15pm – 7:30pm

Music by “Musikmackers”

8:00pm – Grape Stomp

9:00pm – 11:00pm

Music by “Haus Musikanten”

Where: Park Edelweiss

3355 Elmhurst Dr.

Cost: Dinner $10

Children 12

or under $5

ANNUAL HOLIDAY BOUTIQUE

Who: St. James Lutheran

When: Saturday, October 31

9am – 3pm

Where: 1720 SR 930 E

New Haven

Note: To rent 8’ table, $25

Contact: 493-1067 or

710-0321

 

ATHLETIC BOOSTER CLUB MEN’S

SMOOKER NIGHT 2009

Who: Bishop Luers HS

When: Sept 26

7pm – Midnight

Where: Bishop Luers HS

watch for tents

Cost: $25 PER PERSON

Cigars for sale

Note: Food and Beer provided

Contact: 456-1261 x 3008

 

HOMECOMING SOFTBALL TOURNEY

Who: Bishop Luers HS

When: Saturday, Sept 26

Time: 9am

Round Robin Start

Awards after final game at 1pm

Where: Tillman Park

600 Tillman Rd

Notes: 10 person minimum, co-ed teams

Must have equal male/female ratio team

Round Robin Tourney Limited to 6 teams

Play 5 games! Tons of FUN!

Compete against Luers staff team

Cost: $15 per player includes: team shirts,

awards, beverages

Contact: 456-1261 x3008

 

ALUMNI & FRIENDS GOLF OUTING

Who: Bishop Luers HS

When: Saturday, Oct 3

2pm Shot

Gun Start

Where: Brookwood Golf Course

Note: 4 person teams, prizes available

Cost: $70 per person, includes green fees, cart,

range balls, food and beverages

Hole Sponsorship: $125

Contact: 456-1261 x 3008

 

REUNION

Who: Elmhurst High School

When: Thursday, Sept 17

Noon – 2pm

Where: Richard’s Restaurant

2912 Getz Rd

Note: Classes of 1940

Cost: Your lunch

Contact: 747-2388 or 747-3310

 

CAR SHOW

Who: Northern Indiana Convertible Club

When: Sunday, Sept 13

Where: Penguin Point Restaurant

7303 Winchester Rd.

Cost: Registration fee $10

Notes: Registration

12 noon – 3pm

Show will run from

12 noon – 5pm

Contact: Club President: 484-5294 or 615-2973

Chairman: 637-4338

 

BUSINESS SEMINAR

Who: Dekalb Memorial Hospital

When: Wednesday

Sept 16

7:30am – noon

Where: Conference Room 303 Medical Arts East

Building

Dekalb Memorial Hospital

Cost: $40 per person

Contact: 920-2812

 

SOUTHWEST WOMEN’S NETWORKING

Who: Cheryl Friar

Where: Tavern at Coventry

5745 Coventry Lane

When: First Tuesday of month

Cost: Bring plenty of business cards

 

ART FESTIVAL

Who: Ossian Economic Revitalization Committee

When: Friday and Sat.

Sept. 11 & 12

Where:  Newly reopened Ossian Furniture on State Rd 1

just North of Ossian

 

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