MARCH 13, 2015 – COMMUNITY CALENDAR

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COMMUNITY GARAGE SALE
When: March 20, 9a & 21, 4p
Where: Fort Wayne Sport Club, 3102 Ardmore Ave.
Add’l: Furniture, Collectibles, Glassware, Sporting Goods, Electronics, Books, Movies, Music, Clothing & Much More!

ATTENTION ALL CRAFTERS
What: Crafter’s needed for spring bazaar
When: May 16
Where: First Christian Church, 4800 S. Calhoun St.
Add’l: Deadline to submit registrations is April 18
Contact: (260) 744-3239/ jescha941@gmail.com

KAREN’S KITCHEN DONUTS
When: Sat., March 14
6a– 10a
Where:
Waynedale Masonic Lodge
7039 Elzey St.
Cost: Free Will donation
Contact: Pre-order
410-0497

NELSON’S CHICKEN & PIT-TATOES SALES
Who: Bishop Luers Girls Tennis Team
When: Sat. March 21
10am-2pm
Where: Walgreens
67300 Bluffton Rd.
Add’l: To ensure enough Chicken or pit-tatoes for you, call to pre-order.
Cost: 1/2 chicken – $7
Pit-tatoes – $3
Contact: Sarah Rahrig (260)625-5002

WAYNE HIGH SCHOOL
40 YEAR REUNION
When: Aug. 1, 6-11pm
Where: Hilton Garden Inn
8615 US Hwy 24
Fort Wayne 46804
Add’l: Pre paid checks (with “reunion” in memo line) mailed to Marcia Owen, 912 Lighthouse Court, Fort Wayne, 46819.
Cost covers Italian buffet, Keith Birdwell’s band.
Cash bar.
Cost: $50 pp
Contact: Larry Owen @ SWFD2589@gmail.com

ALL YOU CAN EAT
FISH FRY
Who: St. Therese
Knights of Columbus
When: Fri. March 20
4:30-7pm
Where: St. Therese Hall
2304 Lower Huntington Road
Why: Benefit outreach ministries
Add’l: Sides, dessert, and drinks included.
Carry out available.
Cost: Adults $9
5-12 $5, under 5 free
Contact: Jim Jur 403-4134

BENEFIT BREAKFAST FOR HONOR FLIGHT NEI
Who:
Sons of the American Legion
When: Sun. April 12, 9a- noon
Why: To benefit Honor Flight of Northeast Indiana
Add’l: Breakfast includes omelet, bacon, sausage, potatoes, biscuits & gravy, waffles, pastries and a beverage.
Cost: $8 adults
$5 children 12 & under
Contact: Ken Clymer
(260) 456-2988

“HATS OFF TO SPRING” LUNCHEON & PROGRAM
What: Sandy Benning with Premier Design Jewelry
When: Tues, March 24
11:30a- 1p
Cost: $15.50 inclusive
Who: Fort Wayne Women’s Midday Connection
Where: Orchard Ridge
4531 Lower Huntington Road
Add’l: Reservations
by March 17
Meridith
672-3414
Babysitting available
Stonecroft Ministries

SETTLERS HISTORY TOUR & LUNCH
What: History Tour of the Thomas and Lucy Swinney House and the Allen County Court House
When: Thursday, March 26
10a -2p
Add’l: The program, lead by educator Linda Huge, begins at the Swinney Homestead, 1424 West Jefferson Blvd., Fort Wayne
Parking is free and the first floor of the house is handicap accessible
Luncheon will be served at the Swinney House by Settler members
Following lunch, guests will depart from the Swinney House and meet at the Allen County Courthouse
715 S. Calhoun Street
Proceeds from this event support Fort Wayne’s Historic Swinney Homestead
Cost: $25
Reservations are on a first come, first served, and payment must be received by March 19
Contact: (260)-492-8584
Settlers, Inc. www.settlersinc.org

KINGSTON’S 7TH ANNUAL TASTE OF WAYNEDALE
When: Tuesday, March 24th
4:30 – 7p
Where: Mount Calvary Family Life Center
Cost: Tickets are
$15 in Advance
$20 Day of
Contact: Call 747-1523 to RSVP or email cgarrison@kingstonhealthcare.com
Add’l: Proceeds to benefit Honor Flight Honor Northeast Indiana and Community Harvest Food Bank

LITTLE RIVER RAMBLERS
Who: Little River
Wetlands Project
When: Tuesdays
9a – 11a
Where: Eagle Marsh Barn
6801 Engle Road
Cost: Free
Info: Explore the preserve’s interesting plants and wildlife
Contact: Betsy Yankowiak
478-2515

MONTHLY MEETING
Who: Disorderly Bear Den
When: First Thursday
of the month
6:30p
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.
Contact: Donna
260-409-9886

COMMUNITY BINGO
When: Every 2nd Tuesday
2pm
Where:Riverbend Health Care
Cost: Free
Contact: 260-747-7435

EASTER IN WAYNEDALE
When: Saturday March 28,
Easter Egg Hunt starts at 10a sharp!
Where: Southwest Conservation Club, 5703 Bluffton Rd, Fort Wayne
Add’l: No RSVP required. Kids bring baskets, parents bring camera for pictures with the easter bunny. Organized by the Waynedale Community Improvement Team

FISH FRY
Who: Fort Wayne Sport Club
When: Mar 27, Apr 3
4:30p – 7p
Where: 3102 Ardmore Ave.
Cost: $8 adults
$4 children 6-10
6& under free
What: Includes fish, potatoes, coleslaw, applesauce, roll & dessert
Contact: Phil 515-1695

WANT TO HONOR
A VETERAN?
Who:
Korean War Veterans Association
Indiana Chapter One
Info: You can do so by placing a Memorial brick on the beautiful walkway Shrine on O’Day Road
Fort Wayne
Contact: Ron 260-493-7569

HELP STOP
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
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
260-615-4831

ME-‘N-U
COMMUNITY MEALS
Who: Aldersgate
When: Every Thursday
6p to 7p
Where: Aldersgate Community
2417 Getz Road
Phone: 432-1524

SOUTHSIDE OPTIMIST CLUB MEETING
Where: Waynewood Inn
Bluffton Road
When: Tuesdays
7a
Contact:
Ron Perkins
747-6186

FURNISHING HELP TO REBUILD LIVES
Who: Mustard Seed Furniture Bank
When: Monday – Friday
10a – 4p
Where: Drop off
3636 Illinois Rd.
Info: Bring in bed linens, extra blankets and towels and miscellaneous kitchen items
Also accepting furniture and goods
Contact: 260-471-5802 x 5

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
Contact: 747-5202

THE KOREAN WAR
VETERANS ASSN.
Who: Korean War
Veterans Assn
Indiana Chapter One
When: Monthly
Second Sat
10a
Where: Eagles #248
4940 Bluffton Rd.
Info: Food served before and after meeting
Bring friends and spouses!
Contact: Mary Anna Roemke
260-485-7627

BAERFIELD TOASTMASTERS
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
7p
Where:
Fort Wayne
Rehabilitation Hospital
7970 West Jefferson Blvd.
Contact: 639-0549

FISH AND TENDERLOIN SUPPER
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
When: First and Third
Friday of month
5p – 7p
Where: 5703 Bluffton Rd.
Southwest
Conservation Club
Contact: 747-4677

TRAP AND SKEET SHOOT
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
When: Second and Last
Sun of month
12:30p until close
Where: 5703 Bluffton Rd.
SouthwestConservation Club
Contact: 747-4677

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