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When: Sat., May 7
Waynedale Masonic Lodge
7039 Elzey St.
Cost: Free-Will donation
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
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!
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 (260) 356-0869
When: May 17
8am until sold out
Where: St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church
SW Corner Parking Lot
Add’l: Many perennials (sun & shade). Hostas, columbines, iris, day lilies, sedum, ground covers & many more. Also, native tree & shrub starts.
We accept flower pots to recycle. Will share information about how to grow your plants. All plants locally grown be members.
Contact: Rose Whelchel
When: 2nd Saturday
of each 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
SOUTHSIDE OPTIMIST CLUB MEETING
Where: Hall’s Restaurant
When: Tues., 7a
7TH ANNUAL VETERANS’ MEMORIAL MOTORCYCLE RIDE
When: May 14
Where: Am Legion, Post #330
New Haven, IN 46774
Add’l: The event features a new 40+ mile route, contests, door prizes, raffles, non-profit organizations, and vendors on site. A breakfast buffet is available from 9a to 12:30p. Entertainment by The Mason Dixon Line Band starts at 2p/RAIN OR SHINE with lunch available. Opening ceremonies begin at 12:30p and the ride leaves at 1p from the Legion. The ride benefits Schnelker Veterans’ Memorial Park.
Cost: $10 per bike for ride
Contact: American Legion Post #330 at 260-749-0313 or the New Haven Parks and Recreation Office
Association-wide garage sale
When: Weekend of May 14
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 the last association newsletter for more info, or call Alex
2-ADDITION GARAGE SALE
Where: Pheasant Run & Mariners Ridge!
When: Saturday, May 7
Add’l: Behind Wayne High School, off Dunkleberg Road. Some sales also Friday.
Who: American Chronic Pain Association Meeting
When: 1st and 3rd Tues
Where: Rich’s Cafe
UPCOMING EVENTS YOU’LL LOVE!
Where: Southwest Conservation Club
5703 Buffton Rd
Open To The Public Events.
– 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.
WAYNEDALE BUSINESS CHAMBER MEETING
When: Thursday, May 12, 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
Who: Disorderly Bear Den
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.
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
When: Every Thursday
6p to 7p
Where: Aldersgate Community
2417 Getz Road
FURNISHING HELP TO REBUILD LIVES
Who: Mustard Seed Furniture Bank
When: Mon. – Fri. 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
6:30p – 9p
Where: 5120 Speedway Dr
Info: Real Women
Real Harmony, Real Fun
When: First Thurs of month
Where: Waynedale Library
2200 Lower Huntington Rd.
Note: Meetings are confidential and free of charge
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
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
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