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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.


COMPUTER TRAINING: Sponsored by IPFW and Glenbrook Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center; eight-week classes begin Thursday; introductory classes, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Thursday; intermediate class, 2 to 3 p.m. Thursday, moderate class, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday; 3811 Parnell Ave.; free; to register, 482-4651.

FIRST ASSEMBLY OF GOD: Significant Adults Ministry, ages 50 and older; Senior Fellowship Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, 1400 W. Washington Center Road, gymnasium, entrance 5; program: “TinCaps, Community Update and a Player”; for other activities, 490-8585.

HERITAGE PARK: Bingo, 2:30 to 4 p.m. Wednesday; Bake Sale and Garage Sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday; 2001 Hobson Road; 484-9557.

HUNTINGTON COUNTY COUNCIL ON AGING/SENIOR CENTER: 354 N. Jefferson St., Huntington; call 260-359-4410 or 1-800-491-3006 for hours and programs.

•SHIP Medicare and Medicaid counseling, 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday; call for appointment.

•“Wild Wednesday Morning Movie” featuring “Trouble with the Curve,” 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, Huntington 7 Theater, 350 Hausenstein Road, Huntington.

SENIOR CIRCLE: For ages 50 and older at St. Joseph Hospital, Medical Office Building, first floor, 700 Broadway, unless otherwise noted; to register, 425-3087; call for hours and other programs.

•“Free CPR Class, Family and Friends,” 9 a.m. to noon May 21, reservations due by Thursday, St. Joseph Hospital MOB, second-floor education room.

•Massage, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday; $15 for 15 minutes, $30 for 30 minutes; call for appointment.

•Foot care clinic, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Wednesday; 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday; $21 members, $24 non-members; bring a foot basin and towel; call for appointment.

•Shoe fitting and foot measurement clinic, 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday; free; call for appointment.

•Senior Circle orientation, 10:30 a.m. Tuesday; reservations requested.

•“Wacky Wednesdays at The Rave,” Carmike Jefferson Pointe, noon Wednesday; reservations required, $4.

•“Breakfast and Learn: Worrying About a Wound,” 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, St. Joseph Hospital, Assembly Room; breakfast provided; call for reservations.

• Medicare counseling, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday, free; call for appointment.

• “Lunch & Learn: Oh Arthur,” 11:30 a.m. May 23, reservations due by Friday, Function Rooms 3 & 4, Lutheran Hospital, 7950 W. Jefferson Blvd; includes free lunch; reservations by Friday.

•Senior Circle Expo, includes free health screenings, lunch, information; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday; IPFW Athletics Center, northwest entrance, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.; 425-3087.

SOUTH ADAMS SENIOR CENTER: 825 Hendricks St., Berne; for activities, services and hours, call 260-589-8877 or go to

WELLS COUNTY COUNCIL ON AGING: Services offered include transportation, cleaning, homebound assistance, income tax assistance; fees may be required for some services; 225 W. Water St., Bluffton; call for hours, 260-824-1070.

WELLSPRING INTERFAITH SERVICES: Wellspring Interfaith Social Services, 1316 Broadway; for various activities, services and hours, call 422-6618, ext. 104.

•Lunch, noon Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, advance registration required.

•Trivia Party, 11 a.m. Friday.