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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.


ADDICTIONS PROGRAM: Reformers Unanimous; 7 to 9 p.m. Friday; Three Rivers Baptist Church, 1406 Lumbard St.; 260-267-5105 or

ASH CENTRE: Morning walking program; 8 to 10 a.m. Mondays through Fridays; 1701 Freeman St.; call for hours, 433-4083 or


•American Red Cross Bloodmobile locations: St. Joseph United Methodist Church, 6004 Reed Road, 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. today, 485-9681 ext. 15 to schedule; Emanuel Lutheran Church, fellowship hall, 800 Green St., New Haven, 2 to 7 p.m. Monday; Crestview High School, gymnasium, 531 E. Tully St., Convoy, Ohio, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday; Ivy Tech Community College, 2545 Silveus Crossing, Warsaw, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday; The Grove, 6225 St. Joe Road, 1 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, 486-5702 to schedule; Citizens Square, Omni Room, 200 E. Berry St., 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, 449-7671 or to schedule; Edwin J. Rousseau Center, 1 E. Main St., 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, 449-7671 or to schedule; Wayne High School, cafeteria, 9100 Winchester Road, 3 to 8 p.m. Friday; St. Vincent de Paul, gymnasium, 1720 E. Wallen Road, 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, 446-8941 to schedule; Lowe’s, 2495 Jalynn St., Warsaw, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.

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: Scott’s, 4120 N. Clinton St., Mon day; Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 1505 Bethany Lane, 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;

•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.

IPFW LAFAYETTE STREET FAMILY HEALTH CLINIC: By IPFW College of Health and Human Services; offers family planning services free or at reduced cost including birth control, annual women’s exams, pregnancy testing and testing and treatment of sexually transmitted infections; 2700 S. Lafayette St., Suite 200; or 481-0400.

PARKVIEW SENIOR WELLNESS: “Achieving a Natural Face Lift”; 1 to 2:30 p.m. Friday; Parkview Senior Wellness Center on the Parkview Hospital Randallia campus; free; register, 373-7209.

SAFE SLEEP EDUCATION: Sponsored by Parkview Health; 3 to 4:30 p.m. Jan. 28; Baby’s Closet, 4800 S. Calhoun St.; free; register, 373-6830.

TAI CHI FOR HEALTH: Beginning Tai Chi; 6:15 to 7 p.m. Tuesday; eight-week session; St. Joseph Township Community Hall, 6033 Maplecrest Road; $60; 484-3103.

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