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  • Out and about
    COMEDY TODAY AND SATURDAY Eddie Clark and Carmen Morales – 7:30 and 9:45 p.m.; Snickerz Comedy Bar, 5535 St. Joe Road; $9.
  • Art
    All weekend – “WALK-N-WANDER WARSAW” – Sixteen lifelike statues created by American sculptor Seward Johnson displayed within walking distance of Courthouse Square, Warsaw; free; 800-800-6090 or www.
  • Music
    ACOUSTIC TODAY – The Eddie Haskill Project with 1/4 Kit Kurt – 9 p.m.


BEREAVEMENT EDUCATION PROGRAMS: Program: “My Grief Experience”; 5 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday; Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home, 5910 Homestead Road; free; 435-3222.

“BEST SHAPE OF YOUR LIFE CHALLENGE”: Sponsored by Fort Wayne Strength and Conditioning, Parkview Physicians Group and Parkview Labs; six-week challenge begins with nutrition seminar, 7 p.m. Monday; Fort Wayne Strength and Conditioning, 158 E. Collins Drive; $129; 483-1936 or


•American Red Cross Bloodmobile locations: Syracuse Elementary School, gymnasium, 502 W. Brooklyn St., Syracuse, noon to 6 p.m. Monday, to schedule; Lehman Park Pavilion, main hall, 667 Lehman St., Berne, 2 to 8 p.m. Monday; First United Methodist Church, main room, 1203 E. 7th St., Auburn, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday; Walmart, 505 Touring Drive, Auburn, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday; Butler Church of Christ, activity room, 173 W. Oak St., Butler, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday; Ayersville United Methodist Church, fellowship hall, 27728 Ayersville Pleasant Bend Road, Defiance, Ohio, to schedule; United Methodist Church of the Covenant, meeting room, 10001 Coldwater Road, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, 438-2801 to schedule; Allen County Public Library, parking lot, 900 Library Plaza, 2 to 6 pm. Saturday; First Church of the Nazarene, gymnasium, 1555 Flaxmill Road, Huntington, Saturday.

DEKALB MEMORIAL HEALTH: The following programs will be held at DeKalb Health, 1316 E. Seventh St., Auburn, or DeKalb Health Office Building, No. 1314, Conference Room 303, 1314 E. Seventh St., Auburn, unless noted otherwise.

•“CPR/First Aid,” 6 to 10 p.m. Tuesday, DeKalb Health Office Building, No. 1314, Conference Room 303, 1314 E. Seventh St., registration required, 260-920-2701.

•“Healthcare Provider CPR,” 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Wednesday; DeKalb Health Office Building 1314, Conference Room 303, 1314 E. Seventh St., Auburn; registration required, 260-920-2701.

FRANCINE’S FRIENDS MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY UNIT: For women ages 40 and older; in partnership with Parkview Regional Cancer Center and Breast Diagnostic Center; times vary depending on location; appointments suggested but not required, 483-1847 or 1-800-727-8439, ext. 26540: Curves, 102 Lincoln Highway, New Haven, Friday; AgPlus, 9325 Indiana 205 E., Churubusco, Saturday.


•3 to 6 p.m. Mondays; AIDS Task Force, 525 Oxford St.; 744-1144.

•8 to 11:30 a.m. and 1 to 4:30 p.m. by appointment; Fort Wayne/Allen County Dept. of Health Medical Annex Building, 4813 New Haven Ave.; 449-7504.

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:

•Denise Smith, D.O., St. Joseph Medical Group, 1211 W. State Blvd., 4 to 7 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).

•Emanuel Lutheran Church, 800 Green St., New Haven, 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday.

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

LUTHERAN HEALTH NETWORK BARIATRIC CENTER: Information session; 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday; Lutheran Weight Management Center, 7970 W. Jefferson Blvd.; 435-7844 or

LUTHERAN HEALTH NETWORK ORTHOPEDIC HOSPITAL: “Oh, My Back,” 11:30 a.m. Oct. 25, registration by Friday; Lutheran Hospital Special Function Rooms 3 and 4, 7950 W. Jefferson Blvd.; free; 425-3087.

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.

•“Infant and Car Seat Safety,” 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.

“MEDICARE MADE CLEAR”: Educational meeting; 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday; Allen County Public Library, main office, Room B, 900 Library Plaza; 450-7920.

“TRY THE Y”: YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne invites community to “Try the Y” for free, through today; call 422-6488 or go to

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