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  • Seniors
    COMMUNITY CENTER: Closed Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving; Activities for ages 50 and older; 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at 233 W. Main St.
    Holiday meals• Crescent Avenue United Methodist Church, 1232 Crescent Ave., will have its annual turkey dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday.
  • People and places
    Pet helpAnimal Care & Control is offering free straw to any Allen County resident in need of animal bedding this winter. Straw can be picked up between 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.



HISTORY CENTER: George R. Mather Lecture Series; guest speaker, Colin Macqueen, director of technology at Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Americas; 2 p.m. Sunday; History Center, 302 E. Berry St.; free and open to the public; 426-2882 or


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 at 5 p.m. today and Tuesday for the holidays.

MONROEVILLE BRANCH: “Model Train Demonstration 2012,” 6 to 9 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays through Jan. 31; 115 Main St., Monroeville; 421-1340.

KENDALLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: Closed at 4 p.m. today and Tuesday for the holidays; 6221 S. Park Ave., 260-343-2010 or

LIMBERLOST PUBLIC LIBRARY: Closed at 4 p.m. today and Tuesday for the holidays; 164 Kelly St., Rome City; 854-2775.


“Recycle Those Old Household Items”: Sponsored by Recycle Force of Indianapolis; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday; Kendallville Public Library, Kendallville; $10 donation for CRT televisions and monitors, $20 donation for appliances with freon; for information, go to


“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; 260-636-7383.