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ADHD/ADD SUPPORT GROUP: “Auditory Processing Disorders, Dyslexia and Special Needs Children,” presented by Jessica Patton, Fort Wayne Center for Learning; 6:30 p.m. Monday; Parkwood Church, 3320 Trier Road; 492-2181.

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


•American Red Cross Bloodmobile locations: Life Church, 428 S. Oak St., Bluffton, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday; Fairview Missionary Church, classrooms, 525 E. 200 N., Angola, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday; Grabill Missionary Church, gymnasium, 13637 State St., Grabill, 2 to 8 p.m. Monday; Family Christian Center, 1834 E. Second St., Defiance, 2 to 7 p.m. Monday; IPFW, Science building, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E., noon to 4 p.m. Monday,, code “IPFW” to schedule; Evangelical United Methodist Church, main room, 1 to 7 p.m. Monday, to schedule; Center Lake Pavilion, small pavilion room, 117 Canal St., Warsaw, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday; Huntington University, dining hall, 2303 College Ave., Huntington, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, to schedule; Wayne Trace High School, gymnasium, 4915 U.S. 127, Haviland, Ohio, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday; Parkview Whitley Hospital, auditorium, 1260 Indiana 205 E., Columbia City, 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday; Agri Stats, 6510 Mutual Drive, 8:30 to 11 a.m. Thursday, 407-2763 to schedule; Tomkinson BMW, 929 Avenue of Autos, 14/69 Auto Mall, 12:45 to 3:45 p.m. Thursday, 436-9000 to schedule; International Business College, Village of Coventry foyer, 5699 Coventry Lane, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, 459-4639 to schedule; Par-Kan, 2915 W. 900 S., Silver Lake, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday; American Legion Post 423, dining hall, 6215 Indiana 327, Orland, 1 to 6 p.m. Thursday.

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,” 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, Family BirthPlace, $20, registration required, 260-920-2780.

•“Diabetes Fair,” 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, 1314 E. 7th St., Auburn; free; 260-920-2562.

•“ACLS Provider Class,” 8 a.m. Friday, DeKalb Health Office Building 1314, Conference Room 303, Auburn; registration required, 260-920-2766.

•“Shots for Tots,” 1 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday; DeKalb County Health Department, 220 E. Seventh St., Auburn, shot record required; free infant/child immunization clinic; 260-925-2220.

FORT WAYNE HEALTH & WELLNESS FAIR: Services available, massages, aroma therapy, hearing tests, blood pressure screening, martial arts demonstrations, spa services; 1 to 7 p.m. Saturday; Grand Wayne Center, 120 W. Jefferson Blvd.

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, 5909 Bluffton Road, Monday; Ligonier United Methodist Church, 466 Townline Road, Ligonier, Friday.

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).

•Resurrection Lutheran Church, 14318 Lima Road, 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday.

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

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 CPR,” 6:30 to 10 p.m. Wednesday.

•“Prepared Childbirth,” 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

“MEDICARE MADE CLEAR”: Educational meeting; 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday; Allen County Public Library, Room B, 900 Library Plaza; 450-7920.

PARKVIEW WOMEN’S HEALTH CENTER: 11123 Parkview Plaza Drive, Suite 200, Parkview North Medical Office Building unless otherwise noted; 672-6500; call to register and for support groups available.

•“Vitamin D” presented by Dr. Angela LaSalle, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, registration required.

•“Recipes, Tips and More” presented by Jill Hoffelder, chef at Oak Farm Montessori School and head of the Edible Schoolyard, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, registration required.

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