COMMUNITY CALENDAR 3/23/2005

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PARISH ART EXHIBITION
Who: First Presbyterian Church Gallery
Where: 300 West Wayne St.
When: April 3 –10
Reception: March 6,12:15pm
Gallery Hours: Sunday 9-12
Weekdays 8-5

SCHLACHTFEST 2005
Where: Park Edelweiss
3355 Elmhurst Drive
What: Bratwurst, sauerkraut, potatoes & vegetables and dessert
When: Saturday, March 19
Doors open at 6:30pm
Dinner 7:00-8:30pm
Band plays until Midnight

WHOLE HOG SAUSAGE & PANCAKE BRUNCH
Who: Poe Fire Department
Where: Poe Fire Station
Winchester/Hoagland Rds.
When: Sunday, March 20
9am-1pm
Costs: Adults $5.00
Children $2.00
Sponsored by Poe Fire
Proceeds go towards new fire hose and truck expenses

ACRES
What: Sun dogs to Rainbows: Atmospheric Optics
Presented by: David Finley, Dean of Engineering at
Tri-State University
When: Sunday, April 3, 2pm
Where: Acres Wing Haven Nature Preserve, Steuben County
Information: 422-1004

SOUTHWEST
CONSERVATION CLUB
What: 3D Archery Shoot
When: Sunday, March 20
10am-3pm
What: Trap & Skeet Shoot
When: Sunday, March 27
12:30pm -close

SOUTHMOOR SINGERS
What: Looking for singers to join our ladies choir
When: Practice 9-11am Tuesdays
Come join us! We are a group of ladies who love to sing and share the gift of music with others.
Call 447-0339 or 744-5034 for more information

WALTER REED HOSPITAL PHONE CARDS
What: The number one request from wounded veterans at Walter Reed Hospital is phone cards.
The government doesn’t pay long distance phone charges.
Costs: Any amount, even $5 is greatly appreciated.
Where: Send phone cards to: Medical Family Assistance Center, Walter Reed Medical Center,
6900 Georgia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20307-5001

SOUTH SIDE BUSINESS GROUP MEETING
Where: Bentley’s on Broadway, 2520 Broadway
When: Wed, March 30
Call 747-7000 for more information

SOUTHSIDE OPTIMIST CLUB
“Friend of Youth”
When: Tuesdays from 7-8am
Where: Atz Restaurant
211 E. Tillman Road
Contact: Devon Mathias
747-5468
WOMENS’ BUSINESS
MEETING
Who: The Premiere Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association
Where: Towne House Retirement Community
2209 St. Joe Center Rd.
When: Monday, March 21
Noon
Cost: $10.00
Retired and working women welcome
Contact Dorothy by
March 16 at 483-5508

GARAGE SALE
Who: Elmhurst High School
What: Fundraiser for Girl’s Softball
Where: 3829 Sandpoint Road
When: Sat, March 19
8:30am-1:00pm

“BEE”GINNERS NIGHT
Who: Northeastern Indiana Beekeepers Association
Where: DeVon & Cindy Howald’s home
5386W-200S, Huntington
Topics Include: Getting started, getting bees, diseases, hive assembly and honey
Cost: $10 includes admission, lunch, a beginner’s beekeeping book and a one-year membership
For more information call 468-2657

SPRING CRAFT AND VENDER SHOW REGISTRATION
Who: Avalon Missionary Church Christian School
Where: 1212 Lower Huntington Road
When: Saturday, March 19
Call Avalon Christian School at 478-6901 for more information

MEMORIAL BRICKS
Where: War Memorial Shrine, 2122 O’Day Road
Make every day a “Memorial Day” by placing a brick of honor on the Korean War Veterans Association’s beautiful walkway.
For more information call Allen Clendenen at 489-1724

SOS NIGHT
Who: Nine Mile United Methodist Church
Where: 6303 Winters Road
When: Every Thursday night from 6-7:30pm
What: Sharing Our Savior Night
The night begins with dinner and a bible story and then games for all.
Help for children with homework also available.

VOLUNTEER
OPPORTUNITIES
Where: Chief Richardville House, 5705 Bluffton Road
When: Throughout the year
What: Sweeping, moping, dusting, and pulling weeds, yard clean-up, and general custodial work
Call 426-2882 ext. 307 volunteer opportunities

EUCHRE
Where: Waynedale United Methodist Church, Church Street
When: Every Tuesday, 9am

FAMILY CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP MEETS
Where: Kingston Residence, 7515 Winchester Road
When: Second Wednesday of each month from 3-4pm
What: Support, education on resources, and provide training materials to family caregivers
For More Info: Contact Pattie 747-1523

EAGLE AERIE #248 NEWS
Join us every Friday for “All You Can Eat Fish” for only $6.50. Every Saturday come and enjoy steaks. Featuring 16oz. T-bone Steak dinner for $11.50. All dinners include choice of baked potato or fries, vegetable, salad, and roll.

BOOKS NOW AVAILABLE
Autographed copies of my new book, HOW TO EAT A WILD GREEN PANCAKE and other humorous tales, by Ray McCune, will be available for purchase by calling 747-6512.
The price is $19.50.

CHURCH SERVICES
Where: Church of Christ, 3421 Thurber Ave, Waynedale
When: Sundays
9am Bible Study
10am & 6:30pm Services
Radio program on WGL, 1250AM, each Sunday from 7am-7:30am
Call 747-2637 for information

VETERAN’S MEMORIAL SERVICE
Where: Department of Veteran Affairs
2121 Lake Ave.
When: Sat., March 19, 1pm
What: The service is available for all veterans who died between Dec 1, 2004 & Feb 28, 2005. Spouses and or family members who would like to list a veteran’s name and have it read during the service can call
426-5431 ext. 1413.
The public is invited.

GOLDEN KIWANIS
Meets every Thursday at 11:30am at Atz Ice Cream Shoppe on Tillman Road

ST. MARY’S CATHOLIC CHURCH CHAPEL
When: 6:30am-4:30pm
What: 5 days a week private prayer & meditation
Where: 442 E. Jefferson Blvd.
Mass at 8:30am
Monday – Saturday

WALKERS WELCOME!
Where: Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, 1819 Reservation Drive in the new Family Life Center
When: Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday beginning at 8am
Mrs. Betty Rekeweg checks your blood pressure before & after walking, if desired. A five-minute devotion is provided prior to the start of the program after which a person can walk as long as they desire.

ROLLING THUNDER
What: Rolling Thunder Meeting
Where: AMVETS Post #33
When: 3rd Sunday 3pm

EUCHRE
Where: AmVets Post 33
Where: 6620 Koester Road
When: Tuesday nights, 7pm
QUIXOTE HILLS
POLKA BOOSTER
Where: Quixote Hills
2 miles West of Hoagland
When: Sunday, April 3
4-8pm
Who: The Knappers
Featuring: Polkas, Waltzes, Round and Square Dancing
For more information call 639-3885.

FISH FRY
What: All-you-can-eat fish
Who: Fort Wayne Sport Club
Where: 3102 Ardmore Ave.
When: Friday, March 25
4:30-7pm
Cost: Adults $7
Children $4

THIRD ANNUAL
FREEDOM DAY
Who: Waynedale United Methodist Church
Where: 2501 Church Street
What: Free food and clothing give-away to those in need in Waynedale
When: Saturday, April 16
9:00am-Noon
Why: In Matthew 25-We are told that whatever we do for people in need we are doing for Christ.
If you have items you would like to donate bring them to the church the week prior to April 17 and put them in the gym.

FISH & TENDERLOIN SUPPER
Who: Trinity Lutheran Church and Thrivent Financial
What: All-You-Can-Eat Fish and Tenderloin Supper
Where: 7819 Decatur Road
When: Saturday, April 9
4pm-7:30pm
Cost: Adults $6.50
Children $4.50
Carryout dinners available
Handicap accessible

ATHEIST MEET-UP
Where: Munchie Emporium
1109 Taylor Street & Broadway
When: Mon, March 21, 7pm
What: All atheists, agnostics, church-state separatists and those questioning religion are welcome
Call 484-5946 for information.

FOOLHARDY HISTORY
Who: Fort Wayne Historical Society
Where: History Center
302 East Berry Street
When: Friday, April 1, 6-8pm
Saturday, April 2, 2-4pm
What: A fun look at never seen before jewels of the society’s collection
Cost: Event free with paid museum admission

ANNUAL GARAGE SALE
Who: St. Joseph-St. Elizabeth School
Where: St. Joseph Campus, 2211 Brooklyn Ave.
School cafeteria and gymnasium
When: Saturday, March 19
9am-1pm
School and parish families donate goods that are priced and sold in the garage sale.
A bag sale takes place from 12 Noon to 1 pm.

SPRING BREAK
DAY CAMP
Where: Fox Island County Park, Yohne Road
When: Thursday, April 7-Amphibian Discovery
Friday, April 8-Flighty Fun-9am-5pm
What: Spring camp is geared toward campers 6-11
Cost: $30 per camper
Registrations are due
March 30.

MASTER GARDNER YOUTH PROGRAM
Where: Allen County Extension Office
4001 Crescent Ave.
When: June thru mid-July
Monday, Wednesday & Friday mornings
Who: Young adults 7-14
For more information call the Allen County Extension Office at 481-6826 x 3

RUMMAGE SALE &
BAKE SALE
Who: Anthony Wayne First Church of God
Where: 6012 S. Bend Drive
When: Thursday, April 14
8am-5pm
Friday, April 15
8am-3pm
$2 bag sale, 1-3pm

FISH FRY
Who: St. John the Baptist Church, 4500 Fairfield Ave.
Pursley Activity Center
When: Friday, March 18
4:30-7:30pm
Cost: Adults $6.75
Children $3.50
Drive in, drive thru and carryout available.

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BREAKFAST
Who: Monson UMC
Where: 11431 Lower Huntington Road
What: Eggs, omelets, sausage, bacon, French toast, hash browns, sausage and gravy and drinks
When: Saturday, April 2
7-10am
Proceeds to the building fund

FREE LECTURE
What: On the physical suffering of Jesus
Where: Risen Savior Lutheran Church
8010 West Jefferson Blvd.
When: Mon, March 21, 7pm
Who: Vatche Israbian, MD-a physician with Indiana Medical Associates
Parental guidance is suggested.

PEACE RUMMAGE & BAKE SALE
Who: The Women’s Guild of Peace Lutheran Church
Where: 4900 Fairfield Ave.
When: Friday, April 1
8am-5pm
Bag sale
8am-Noon Saturday, April 2
This event is supported by Thrivent Financial for Lutherans.

CHILDREN’S EASTER
CELEBRATION
When: Sat., March 26, 2pm
Where: Trier Ridge
Community Church
7501 Hessen Cassel Road
Who: Pre-school – 6th grade
Free ministry-fun-filled program with a Christian magician followed by snacks and prizes.
Questions: 485-3574

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