Local land trust Little River Wetlands Project will host its summer fundraiser, Wine on the Wetlands, on Friday, August 5, 5:30-8:30PM at its Eagle Marsh preserve, 6801 Engle Road, Fort Wayne. Presented by Aqua Indiana with additional support from 3Rivers Federal Credit Union, Anthony Wayne Corporation, and Allegra Printing, the event will take place in the barn and under a large tent nearby. Dress is casual.
Attendees will sample wines from WINE TOUR Wineries of Indiana’s Northeast and light hors d’oeuvres while music by Musical Therapy Laboratory with special guest DJ Benny Bergle. Food will also be available for purchase. All who wish to can take a guided walk to see wildflowers of the marsh at dusk, and everyone will receive a commemorative wine glass.
To reserve a place, send a check for $35 per person to LRWP, 7209 Engle Road, Suite 200, Fort Wayne IN 46804, pay online at lrwp.org or call 260-478-2515 during business hours to pay by credit card.
Little River Wetlands Project protects more than 1,200 acres of wetland preserves in our area and offers free nature events and programs to thousands of children and adults every year. Its Eagle Marsh preserve is the largest inland urban wetland restoration in the U.S.