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    ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION GREATER INDIANA CHAPTER: Alzheimer’s discussion; guest speaker, Jorge Ortiz, regional office director for Sen. Joe Donnelly, and Paul Lagemann, regional office director for Sen. Dan Coats; 6 to 7:30 p.
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•American Red Cross Bloodmobile locations: SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church and School, 860 Cherry St., Huntington, 7:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. today; Pathway Community Church, 11910 Shearwater Run, 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. today, 469-4444 to schedule; Sunrise Chapel, lower level, 12732 Spencerville Road, Harlan, 2 to 8 p.m. Monday; Trine University, 9910 Dupont Circle Drive E., 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, 483-4949 to schedule; Triple Crown Services, 2720 Dupont Commerce Court, 8 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, 416-3625 to schedule; South Adams Senior Center, main hall, 825 Hendrick St., Berne, noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday; St. Paul United Methodist Church, gymnasium, 312 S. Main St., Paulding, Ohio, noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday; Momentive & Griffith Rubber, 420 N. Taylor Road, Garrett, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday; Ivy Tech Community College, 2545 Silveus Crossing, Warsaw, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday; Faith Lutheran Church, community room, 9251 Indiana 205 E., Churubusco, 1 to 6 p.m. Thursday; St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, fellowship hall, 400 Wayne Ave., Defiance, Ohio, 2 to 7 p.m. Thursday; Mill Supplies Inc., 5105 Industrial Road, 8 a.m. to noon Friday, 484-8566 to schedule; Antwerp High School, gymnasium, 303 S. Harmann Road, Antwerp, Ohio, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday; Holy Cross Lutheran Church, cafeteria, 3425 Crescent Ave., 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, 484-2821 to schedule; Brandt’s Harley Davidson, 1400 Cass St., Wabash, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; Spencerville Community Center, 5629 CR 68, Spencerville, noon to 4 p.m. Saturday.

COMMUNITY HEALTH FAIR: 8 a.m. to noon Friday; Turnstone, 3320 N. Clinton St.; sponsored by United Way and Parkview Home Health and Hospice; for information, call 469-4013 or go to

IMMUNIZATIONS: Birth to age 18, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays; Fort Wayne-Allen County Department of Health immunization clinic, 4813 New Haven Ave., by appointment, 449-7514; $8 per immunization if able to pay, no one turned away for inability to pay; parent or legal guardian must bring child with shot record; for more information call 424-7468; Super Shot immunization clinics also at:

•Grabill Missionary Church, 13637 State St., Grabill, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday.

•Parkview Hospital Super Shot Clinic, Carew Medical Park, 1818 Carew St., Suite 300, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday.

•St. Joseph Hospital Super Shot Clinic, Anthony Medical Center, 5717 S. Anthony Blvd., 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday (Spanish and Burmese interpreters available).

•Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 2417 Getz Road, 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday.

•Parkview FirstCare, 3909 New Vision Drive, 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.

LUTHERAN CANCER RESOURCE CENTER: 7910 W. Jefferson Blvd., Suite 109; 435-7959.

•“Look Good/Feel Better” program, sponsored by ACS, 4 p.m. Monday; call 471-3911 to register.

LUTHERAN HEALTH NETWORK ORTHOPEDIC HOSPITAL: “Knee’d a Partial Knee Replacement?”; 6 p.m. Oct. 11, registration by Friday; Fort Wayne Orthopedics, 7601 W. Jefferson Blvd.; free; 435-2631.

LUTHERAN HOSPITAL CHILDBIRTH SUITES: Free Prenatal classes (unless otherwise noted) at 7950 W. Jefferson Blvd., parent education classroom, second floor; pre-registration required, 435-7070 or 435-7274.

•“Childbirth,” 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, also Oct. 10 and 17.

“MAKING POSITIVE CONNECTIONS: A GUIDE TO SUCCESSFUL DATING FOR TEENS”: Presented by Bennacht Counseling and Consulting LLC; Saturday; University of Saint Francis, 2701 Spring St.; for information,

“WOMEN UNDER PRESSURE”: Women learn how to check blood pressure, tire pressure and car care; 9 a.m. to noon Saturday; McMahon Tire and Car Care, 4201 Coldwater Road; 485-9890.

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