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Feature calendars

  • 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.

Tax preparation program

United Way of Allen County and Volunteer Center RSVP will offer a free tax preparation program for residents of Allen, DeKalb and Noble counties Feb. 2 through April 13. Assistance is available at the following sites:

Allen County

•CANI, 227 E. Washington Blvd; 6 to 8 p.m. Monday and Tuesday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. There will be no program Feb. 18.

•St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 1101 Lafayette St., noon to 3 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. There will be no program Feb. 13.

•Euell A. Wilson Center, 1512 Oxford St.; by appointment. Call 456-2917.

•United Hispanic Americans, 2424 Fairfield Ave., 5:30 to 7 p.m. Feb. 21 and 28 and March 7. Call 211 for an appointment.

•Ivy Tech Community College – Northeast, 3800 N. Anthony Blvd., Room 2318, Coliseum Campus, 5 to 8 p.m. Feb. 21. Call 211 for an appointment.

•Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza, 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays.

DeKalb County

RSVP, 107 W. Fifth St., Auburn; by appointment only. Call 260-925-0917.

Noble County

Ligonier Police Department, 301 S. Cavin St., Ligonier; by appointment. Call 260-925-0917.