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ALPHA-1/COPD SUPPORT GROUP: Guest speaker, Orlan Holmes, lung transplant recipient; 5:30 p.m. Tuesday; Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room C, 900 Library Plaza; free; reservations, 260-245-0199.


•American Red Cross Bloodmobile locations: Blackhawk Ministries, south commons, 7400 E. State Blvd., 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. today, 493-0212 or to schedule; Wawasee Community Bible Church, fellowship hall, 2035 E 1300 N, Milford, noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday; American Legion, main room, 515 W. Fifth Ave., Garrett, 1 to 6 p.m. Tuesday; Belmont Beverage, 3309 N. Anthony Blvd., 1 to 6 p.m. Thursday, 424-4604 to schedule; First Church of Christ, gymnasium, 118 N. Main St., Hicksville, Ohio, 1 to 7 p.m. Thursday; Zanesville United Brethren Church, fellowship hall, 3092 W. Broadway, Zanesville, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, 418-5825 to schedule.

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.

•“Prenatal Education,” 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, Family BirthPlace, $20, registration required, 260-920-2780.

•“Have You Been Carded? Medication List Program,” 8:30 to 10 a.m. Monday; Heimach Senior Activity Center, 1800 E. Seventh St., Auburn; free, registration required, 260-920-2652.

FRANCINE’S FRIENDS MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY UNIT: For women ages 40 and older who have not had mammogram screening in past 12 months, have no prior or current history of breast cancer or problems with their breasts, are insured (insurance billed) or not insured (reduced rate available if paid same day); 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 (walk-in openings available depending on schedule): University of Saint Francis, 2701 Spring St., Wednes day; Parkview Family Y, 10001 Dawson’s Creek Blvd., Fri day.


•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 Department 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.

LUNCH AND LEARN: “Eye Care” presented by Dr. Andrew Hoffman; 11 a.m. Wednesday; Community Memorial Hospital, Hicksville, Ohio; free; for reservations, call 419-542-5560.

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

•Smoke Busters Smoking Cessation Support Group, 1 p.m. Tuesday, meeting in Conference Room, 2nd floor of the Cancer Center.

•Ostomy Support Group, 6 p.m. Tuesday.

• Recurrent/Metastatic Cancer Support Group, 4 p.m. Thursday.

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.

•“Relaxation and More,” class to prepare expectant mother for labor, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesday.

•“Big brother, big sister,” 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

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