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Feature calendars

  • 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.
  • Arts update
    AT THE LIBRARY: • “Art for Homeschoolers,” for ages 6 to 11, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursdays at Aboite Branch, 5630 Coventry Lane.
  • Out & About
    ​BOOKS THURSDAY Cousin Vinny – Author of “The Devil's Glove”; 6 to 9 p.m.

Arts update

AUDITION: Arena Dinner Theatre will have open auditions for its upcoming production of “Almost Maine” at 7 p.m. Sunday and Monday at the Berry Street entrance of the theater at 719 Rockhill St. For information, go to

AWARDED: Sarah Doty, a student attending Grace College, has been named a 2012 recipient of the “Realizing the Dream” award. The scholarship is given each year by the Independent Colleges of Indiana through the Lilly Endowment.

MEETING: The John Paulding Historical Society will hear Chuck Eberle as he portrays Robert E. Lee; 7:30 p.m. Tuesday; Paulding County Fairgrounds, Paulding, Ohio.

OLIVERO SELECTED: Fort Wayne native and Ball State University student Tara Olivero was selected to participate in the 2012 U.K. Fulbright Summer Institute program at the American Institute for Foreign Study program at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre in London.

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