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COMMUNITY UPDATE

Fort Wayne –

Dance lessons

RENAISSANCE BALLROOM DANCE STUDIO: Beginning waltz; 8 p.m. Thursday; 7145 Indiana 1 N., Ossian; 260-622-6644.

Library

Contact Allen County Public Library, 421-1200 or www. acpl. lib. in.us, for information on activities or branches not listed. The main library and all branches will be closed today and Tuesday for the holidays.

ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY: “Storytime for Preschools, Daycares and Other Groups,” 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in Children’s Services, registration required; “Smart Start Storytime,” preschoolers ages 3 to 6, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in Children’s Services; “Babies and Books,” infants to 18 months and parents/caregivers, 10 a.m. Fridays in Children’s Services; “Toddler Storytime,” stories, activities, ages 18 months to 3 years and parents/caregivers, 10:30 and 11 a.m. Fridays; 900 Library Plaza, 421-1200.

ABOITE BRANCH: “Adult Book Group,” 2 p.m. Wednesday; 5630 Coventry Lane; 421-1310.

DUPONT BRANCH: “Ants in Your Pants,” preschool program, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays; “Born to Read Storytime,” 10:15 a.m. for lap sitters and 10:45 a.m. for walkers up to 24 months, Mondays; 536 E. Dupont Road; 421-1315.

GEORGETOWN BRANCH: “Smart Start Storytime,” preschoolers, 10:15 and 11 a.m. Thursdays; Georgetown Square, 6600 E. State Blvd.; 421-1320.

GRABILL BRANCH: “Smart Start Storytime,” preschoolers and adult, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday; “LEGO Club,” 3:30 p.m. Wednesday; “Winter Break Movie Day,” 2 p.m. Thursday; “eReader Class,” 2 p.m. Saturday; 13521 State St., Grabill; 421-1325.

HESSEN CASSEL BRANCH: “Sometimes on Saturdays: Games Plugged and Unplugged,” 11 a.m. Saturday; 3030 E. Paulding Road; 421-1330.

MONROEVILLE BRANCH: “Model Train Demonstration 2012,” Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays through Jan. 31; 115 Main St., Monroeville; 421-1340.

NEW HAVEN BRANCH: “Babies and Books,” infants to 18 months and parents/caregivers, 10:30 a.m. Thursday; “Teen Thursdays: Game On,” 3:30 p.m. Thursday; 648 Green St., New Haven; 421-1345.

PONTIAC BRANCH: “Reading for Root Beer,” 4 p.m. Wednesday; “Paws to Read,” children, read to trained dogs, 5 p.m. Thursdays; “Smart Start Storytime,” preschoolers and caregivers, 10:30 a.m. Fridays; “Teen Café,” 4 p.m. Fridays; “Family Game Night,” 3:30 p.m. Saturdays; 2215 S. Hanna St.; 421-1350.

SHAWNEE BRANCH: “Born to Read Storytime,” infants and toddlers, 10:30 and 11 a.m. Thursdays; 5600 Noll Ave.; 421-1355.

TECUMSEH BRANCH: “TecTeens,” 3:30 p.m. Wednesday; “Wondertots,” stories, rhythm and movement, ages 1 to 3 and caregivers, 10:30 a.m. Thursdays; 1411 E. State Blvd.; 421-1360.

WAYNEDALE BRANCH: “LEGO Club,” 3:30 p.m. Wednesday; “Just Dance 2,” 10 a.m. to noon Saturday; 2200 Lower Huntington Road; 421-1365.

WOODBURN BRANCH: “Smart Start Storytime,” plus crafts, 10:30 a.m. Fridays; 4701 Indiana 101 North, Woodburn; 421-1370.

ADAMS PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM: Closed today through Wednesday; “Giant Trash Bag Snowman,” 10:30 a.m. Thursday; “Movie: The Lorax,” 10:30 a.m. Friday; “The Library Hunger Games,” 4:30 p.m. Friday; Decatur Public Library, Decatur; 260-724-2605.

KENDALLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: Closed today and Tuesday for the holidays; “You’re Not Too Old for This,” teen program, Wednesday and Thursday; “Wiggle Giggle,” 10 a.m. Friday; 6221 S. Park Ave., 260-343-2010 or www.kendallvillelibrary.org.

Organizations

TOASTMASTERS CLUB

MEETINGS:

•Summit City Toastmasters, 7:30 a.m. Fridays; Better Business Bureau, 4011 Parnell Ave.; 918-2065 or www.SummitCityTM.org.

Fundraiser

“Animal Enrichment Day”: 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday; Black Pine Animal Sanctuary, Albion; $8 ages 10 and older, $7 ages 3 to 9, free to ages 2 and younger; list of requested items at www.blackpine.org; 260-636-7383.

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