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OUTDOOR FLEA MARKET
Who: American Legion
Post #241 Auxiliary
Where: 7605 Bluffton Road
When: Sat., May 21
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.
Contact: Call Diana West 432-6369
Who: Belle Vista/Allendale
When: Fri., June 3
Sat., June 4
Where: Turn South off Bluffton Rd. to Old Trail Rd.
Right on Belle Vista Blvd.
Info: Service to our neighborhood
LANCASTER TWP. HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI BANQUET
When: May 21, 5:30p
Huntington University – Habecker Dining Commons
Add’l: Reaching out and inviting all who graduated from Lancaster or went to Lancaster who would have graduated by 1966. Honored classes will be 1946, ‘56 & ‘66.
Contact: MaryAnn (Douglass) Eller
When: 2nd Saturday of month
Where: Southwest Conservation Club
5703 Bluffton Rd
Add’l: Jewelry, tools, antiques, and collectibles!
Cost: Free to attend!
Reserve an outdoor space; no tables available.
Dean (260) 747-5947
UPCOMING EVENTS YOU’LL LOVE!
Where: Southwest Conservation Club
5703 Buffton Rd
Add’l: Open To The Public
– Trap And Skeet Sundays, every second and fourth Sunday of the month
Starting at Noon
– 3D Archery Shoot, every second Saturday of the month. 20 target course, starting at 9a
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
Who: Disorderly Bear Den
When: First Thursday of month
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.
WAYNEDALE BUSINESS CHAMBER MEETING
When: Thursday, June 9, 2p
Where: Waynedale Library
2200 Lower Huntington Rd, 46809
Why: For the improvement of the community, we give the business leaders (and the ‘Waynedale business district’) a voice to petition the city for improvements; a general members meeting time and date to discuss problems in our area, and a way to meet and greet your business neighbors. Organizing ourselves to work together is the first step to create great things! www.waynedale.com/business
Contact: Jordan Cornwell
SWEET ADELINES TOWNS OF
6:30p – 9p
Where: 5120 Speedway Dr
Info: Real Women
Real Harmony, Real Fun
SPONSORSHIP DEADLINE FOR WAYNEDALE COMMUNITY PICNIC
When: Fri., July 15, 5p
Where: Waynedale Park, intersection of 2900 Koons and Elzey Street. Just off of Lower Huntington Rd.
What: Community looking for sponsors for the upcoming picnic. Open to the public, this year’s picnic will be held on August 27th. The picnic is a family-friendly event, drawing over 2,000 attendees. This year we plan to have a free lunch and snacks, bingo, kids games, inflatable rides, live music, kids activities and crafts, vendors and more. Come join us for a day full of excitement, food, games and music for all ages!
Cost: We have a variety of sponsorship packages and vendor openings.
Event is FREE to the public.
Contact: www.waynedale.com/picnic for more information, inquiries about sponsorship, general questions, or if you are interested in volunteering please contact Megan Ryan @ (260) 609-2897 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Who: American Chronic Pain Association Meeting
When: 1st and 3rd Tues
Where: Rich’s Cafe
Who: Heather’s Story
When: Throughout the year
Where: Bishop Luers
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
When: Every Thursday
6p to 7p
Where: Aldersgate Community
2417 Getz Road
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
When: First Thurs of month
Where: Waynedale Library
2200 Lower Huntington
Note: Meetings are confidential and free of charge
THE KOREAN WAR
Who: Korean War
Indiana Chapter One
Where: Eagles #248
4940 Bluffton Rd.
Info: Food served before and after meeting
Bring friends and spouses!
Contact: Mary Anna Roemke
SOUTHSIDE OPTIMIST CLUB MEETING
Where: Hall’s Restaurant
When: Tues., 7a
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!
MS SELF HELP GROUP
What: For individuals and family members dealing with MS
When: First Mon of month
Fort Wayne Rehabilitation Hospital
7970 West Jefferson Blvd.
Who: Kingston Healthcare
When: Second Wednesday
Info: 15% of all sales go to Alzheimer’s Association
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