APRIL 24, 2015 – COMMUNITY CALENDAR

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COMMUNITY BREAKFAST
When: Sat, May 2
6a– 10a
Where: Waynedale
Masonic Lodge
7039 Elzey St.
Cost: Free Will donation
Contact: 260-410-0497

GARAGE SALE
AVALON PLACE
CIVIC ASSOCIATION
What:
Association-wide garage sale
When: Weekend of May 16
9a – 5p
Where: Avalon Addition
Add’l: Enter off Bluffton or
Lower Huntington Rd.

Residents of Avalon: If you plan on having a garage sale, we will include your sale on the flyer!
Please see the facebook page or next association newsletter for more info, or call Alex 260-747-4535

GARAGE SALE
LAKE SHORES COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION
What: Association-Wide
Garage Sale
Where: Lake Shores Addition in Waynedale
When: April 24 & 25
9a – 4p
Contact: Tony Landon
747-6110

SPIRIT NIGHT – FUNDRAISER
When: Tues., May 5
5:30-7:30p
Where: Chick-fil-A
Jefferson Pointe
1725 Apple Glen Blvd.
What: Chick-fil-A Jefferson Pointe will donate 15% of all dine-in and carry-out Spirit Night sales to the Waynedale Trails & Sidewalks Initiative.

7TH ANNUAL
FLEA MARKET
Who: American Legion
Post #241 Auxiliary
Where: 7605 Bluffton Road
When: Sat., May 16
8a-3p
Why: Various Charities
Add’l: Public welcome!
Bazaar items, antiques, new & used items, food & drinks.
Reserve your space now $10 per space and $5 per table or you can bring your own tables.
Reservations: Call Diana West 432-6369
Helen Levy 747-6773
Karen Loe-Skriver 486-3082

FISH FRY & CHICKEN FUNDRAISER
Who: Cedar Creek Lions & NE Allen County Fire & EMS
When: Sat., April 25
4:30- 7:30p
Where: Grabill Fire Station
13413 State St.
Grabill, IN
Why: Support the fire department and
community needs
Add’l: Eat in or Carry out
All you can Eat
Cost: $9.50 Adults
$7Children ages 4-9
Contact: Rick Slayback
627-2791

COMMUNITY BINGO
When: Every 2nd Tuesday
2p
Where:
Riverbend Health Care
Cost: Free
Contact: 260-747-7435

ATTENTION VETERANS
Who: American Chronic Pain Association Meeting
When: 1st and 3rd Tues
9a
Where: Waynewood Inn
Contact: Traci
710-3012

RUMMAGE SALE AT MT. CALVARY
When: May 14-16; 8a- 8p Thursday, 8a- 4pm Friday, 8a- 1p Saturday
Where: Mt. Calvary Church 1819 Reservation Dr.
Add’l: A $2 bag sale will be on Saturday, bags will be provided. Thrivent Financial will provide supplemental funds.
Contact: betty 747-1070

“HOP INTO SPRING” LUNCHEON & PROGRAM
What: Carlyn Johnson of “Straight off the Hook” talking about knitting and crocheting
When: Tues, April 28
11:30a- 1p
Cost: $15.50 inclusive
Who: Fort Wayne Women’s Midday Connection
Where: Orchard Ridge CC
4531 Lower Huntington Road
Add’l:
Reservations by April 21
Meridith
672-3414
Babysitting available
Stonecroft Ministries

ME-‘N-U
COMMUNITY MEALS
Who: Aldersgate
When: Every Thursday
6p to 7p
Where:
Aldersgate Community
2417 Getz Road
Phone: 432-1524

MS SELF HELP GROUP
What: For individuals and family members dealing with MS
When: First Mon of month
7p
Where: Fort Wayne Rehabilitation Hospital
7970 West Jefferson Blvd.
Contact: 639-0549

POTATO BAR & ROMANTIC
COMEDY SHOW
When: Saturday, April 25
5:45p doors open
6p meal
7p show
Where: Ossian United Methodist Church
201 W. Mill Street
Add’l: “Darling Please Say I Do” comedy show and dinner.
RSVP by April 17.
Cost: Dinner & Show
Adults $12
5-10 yrs $7
4 & younger free
Show only
Adults $8
5-10 yrs $5
Nursary available at 7p
$1 per child.
Contact: RSVP & Tickets
(260) 622-4326

ATTENTION ALL CRAFTERS
What: Crafters needed for Spring Bazaar
When: Sat., May 16
Where:
First Christian Church
4800 S. Calhoun St.
Contact: (260) 744-3239
jesha941@gmail.com

WAYNE HIGH SCHOOL 40-YEAR REUNION
When: Sat., Aug. 1
6-11p
Where: Hilton Garden Inn
8615 US Hwy 24
Fort Wayne 46804
Add’l: Pre paid checks (with “reunion” in memo line)
Mail to: Marcia Owen
912 Lighthouse Court
Fort Wayne, 46819
Cost covers Italian buffet
Keith Birdwell’s band
Cash bar
Cost: $50 pp
Contact: Larry Owen @ SWFD2589@gmail.com

MONTHLY MEETING
Who: Disorderly Bear Den
When:
First Thursday of month
6:30p
Where: Community Center
233 W. Main Street
What: We are a non-profit, public charity that collects and gives away teddy bears and other stuffed animals to those in need.
We do this all year and always need new or gently used animals of all types.
All donations may be tax deductible on your personal income tax and are greatly appreciated.
Contact: Donna
260-409-9886

EMBROIDERER’S
GUILD OF AMERICA
Who:
Fort Wayne Area Chapter
Why: Teaching program &/or stitching time
Contact: Karen Aiken
748-4078

When: 3rd Mon of month
9:30a
Where: Downtown
Main Library
900 Library Plaza
Depending on room availability
Meeting Room C or 2nd floor Business Tech Room

When: 2nd Mon of month
6:30p
Where: Georgetown Library
6600 E. State St.

When: 4th Mon of month
5:30p
Where: The Friendly Fox
4001 South Wayne St.

HELP STOP
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
Who: Heather’s Story
When: Throughout the year
Where: Bishop Luers High School
333 E. Paulding Rd.
Cost: Tax receipt will be provided for each gown or dress brought in
Info: We are collecting formal wear that we will resell for $25
With each gown sold, pointers and signs of what to look for in an abusive relationship will be attached.
All monies collected will be used to Domestic Violence organization, bring in speakers to share their stories and purchase educational materials to use in the classroom.
Contact: Joni Kuhn
260-615-4831

WANT TO HONOR
A VETERAN?
Who:
Korean War Veterans Association
Indiana Chapter One
Info: You can do so by placing a Memorial brick on the beautiful walkway Shrine on O’Day Road in Fort Wayne
Contact: Ron
260-493-7569

PAPER GATOR
RECYCLE BIN
Who: Avalon Food Pantry
When: Now!
Where: 1500 Lower Huntington Rd.
Church office
Cost: Free
Info: Help the food pantry
We receive payment for paper
Accepted: Newspaper, mail, office paper, phone books, magazines, paper books, catalogues, computer paper, all kinds of paper!
NO grocery bags or cardboard
Contact: 747-1531
414-8391

LITTLE RIVER RAMBLERS
Who: Little River
Wetlands Project
When: Tuesdays
9a – 11a
Where: Eagle Marsh Barn
6801 Engle Road
Cost: Free
Info: Explore the preserve’s interesting plants and wildlife
Contact: Betsy Yankowiak
478-2515

FURNISHING HELP TO REBUILD LIVES
Who: Mustard Seed Furniture Bank
When: Monday – Friday
10a – 4p
Where: Drop off donations
3636 Illinois Rd.
Complimentary pick up service for large items
Info: Accepting bed linens, blankets and kitchen and bath towels and miscellaneous kitchen items
Also accepting household furnishing, pictures and knick-knacks
Contact: 260-471-5802 x 1

SWEET ADELINES TOWNS OF
HARMONY CHORUS
When: Mondays
6:30p – 9p
Where: 5120 Speedway Dr
Info: Real Women
Real Harmony, Real Fun
Contact: 260-436-7104
townsofharmony.org

ALZHEIMERS CAREGIVER
SUPPORT GROUP
Who:
Alzheimers Association
When: First Thurs of month
10a
Where: Waynedale Library
2200 Lower Huntington Rd.
Note: Meetings are confidential and free of charge
Contact: 415-7741

PREMIER WOMEN’S NETWORKING
Who: Cheryl Friar
Where: Tavern at Coventry
5745 Coventry Lane
When: First Tues of month
4p – 6p
Cost: Bring plenty of
business cards
Contact: 747-5202

THE KOREAN WAR
VETERANS ASSN.
Who: Korean War
Veterans Assn
Indiana Chapter One
When: Monthly
Second Sat
10a
Where: Eagles #248
4940 Bluffton Rd.
Info: Food served before and after meeting
Bring friends and spouses!
Contact: Mary Anna Roemke
260-485-7627

SOUTHSIDE OPTIMIST CLUB MEETING
Where: Waynewood Inn
Bluffton Road
When: Tuesdays
7a
Contact:
Ron Perkins
747-6186

BAERFIELD TOASTMASTERS
What: Learn speaking and leadership skills
Where: Penguin Point
7303 Winchester Rd.
When: Tuesdays at 6p
If you need help becoming a confident, effective speaker at your club meetings
This is the place to begin!

FISH AND TENDERLOIN SUPPER
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
When: First and Third
Friday of month
5p – 7p
Where: 5703 Bluffton Rd.
Southwest
Conservation Club
Contact: 747-4677

TRAP AND SKEET SHOOT
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
When: Second and Last
Sun of month
12:30p until close
Where: 5703 Bluffton Rd.
Southwest
Conservation Club
Contact: 747-4677

FREE BINGO
Who: Kingston Healthcare
When: Second Wednesday
9a–10a
Where: Chik-fil-A
Jefferson Pointe
Info: 15% of all sales go to Alzheimer’s Association
Contact: 260-747-1523
Camille Garrison
Laura Chatham

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