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When: Sat., Oct. 1
Waynedale Masonic Lodge
7039 Elzey St.
Cost: Free-Will donation
Where: Pheasant Run & Mariners Ridge!
When: Saturday, Oct. 1
Add’l: Behind Wayne High School, off Dunkleberg Road. Some sales also Friday.
FREE HEALTH FAIR
When: Mon. ,Oct. 3,
Where: Avalon Missionary Church
1500 Lwr. Huntington Rd.
Add’l: Hosting Parkview’s free health fair which includes free blood pressure, cholesterol, glucose and nurse dietitian review of results. On-site will also be Francine’s Friends Mobile Mammography from 9a- 3p.
CHOCOLATE JAZZ WITH DAVID WELLS
When: Sun., Sept. 25
Where: Ossian United Methodist Church
Add’l: Love offerings accepted & serving chocolate deserts.
Call (260) 622-4326 for more details.
TRUNK OR TREAT
When: Saturday, Oct. 22
What: Kingston Residence Hosts Trunk or Treat
Sponsored by Waynedale Area Businesses to Benefit the Waynedale Trails & Sidewalks Initiative
Where: 7515 Winchester Rd.
Contact: (260) 415-7741
ELMHURST HS CLASS OF 1956 – 60TH REUNION
When: Saturday, October 8
Where: Classic Cafe on Hillegas Rd.
Contact: Jerry Buchan
LAKESHORES ASSOCIATION-WIDE GARAGE SALES
When: September 23 & 24
Where: Lakeshores Addition in Waynedale, West & East.
Contact: Tony Landon
FORT WAYNE HOBBY & COLLECTIBLES SHOW
When: Sunday, Sept. 25
Where: Classic Cafe
4832 Hillegas Rd.
Add’l: Find vintage and new toys, comic books, sport and non sport cards, TV & movie memorabilia, die-casts, models, magazines, coins, games, and more! Going on right next door is the Vinyl Record and CD show! FREE Admission to both shows!
For more information please call Vince at 260 450-4147
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR AT PEACE U.C.C.
When: Sat. Nov. 12
9a – 3p
Where: 9123 Aboite Ctr. Rd.
Add’l: $15 per Table, $5 for Electricity.
Reservations: 432-6369 or 431-7183
Proceeds to benefit Foods Resource Bank
Who: American Legion
Post #241 Auxiliary
When: Saturday, Nov. 19
Where: 7605 Bluffton Rd.
Add’l: Food will be available plus there will be a Bake Sale. Public Welcome, Come & Enjoy!
Vendors: $15 per table, $5 if electric needed, call for details.
Why: All proceeds to benefit various charities.
Contact: Diana 432-6369
WAYNE H.S. ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME
When: now until Nov. 18
Add’l: Wayne HS Athletic Dept. is accepting applications for their Athletic Hall Of Fame.
Requirements for nominations are online at www.wayne-athletics.com or stop into the athletic office at Wayne HS.
Contact: Gary Raber 467-6432
When: Sept. 23, Oct. 28,
Jan. 27, Feb. 24, March 24
4:30p – 7p
Fort Wayne Sport Club
3102 Ardmore Ave.
Cost: $9 adults
$4 children 6-10
6 & under free
What: Includes fish, potatoes, coleslaw, applesauce, roll & dessert
Contact: Phil at 515-1695
When: Friday, November 4
10a to 2:30p with lunch served
Where: Kingston Residences, 7515 Winchester Road
Why: Educate attendees on changes that affect their driving.
Add’l: No written or driving tests. Some insurance companies will give a 3-year discount to attendees which will more than make up for the class fee.
Cost: $15 for AARP members; $20 for non-AARP members
Contact: Camille Garrison, 415-7741
3RD ANNUAL DOGGONE BEST CHILI CHALLENGE
When: Saturday, Sept. 24
Where: Harley-Davidson of Fort Wayne, 6315 Illinois Road (at I-69)
Why: Charity Chili Cook-Off to benefit the Allen County SPCA
Add’l: Sample lots of mouth-watering chili ranging from mild to wild, beans or no beans, red, white and vegetarian!
Silent auction, music, kids’ activities, beer garden.
We promise you an afternoon of good family fun, awesome adoptable pets and GREAT CHILI!
All proceeds benefit the Allen County SPCA. Find on us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/doggonebestchili
Cost: $5 for adults
kids under 10 are free
WAYNEDALE BUSINESS CHAMBER MEETING
When: Thursday, Oct. 13, 2p
Where: Waynedale Library
2200 Lower Huntington Rd.
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
When: First Thurs 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.
When: Oct. 14, Nov. 11, Jan. 13, Feb. 10, March 10, April 14, May 12
Where: Park Edelweiss, 3355 Elmhurst Drive
Cost: $9 adults, All you can eat. Music Provided.
Contact: Chad (260) 747-0713
When: Sat. Sept. 24
Where: Park Edelweiss, 3355 Elmhurst Drive
Organization: Ft. Wayne Mannerchor/ Damenchor German Music
Add’l: Music and special food!
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
4THE 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
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