Fort Wayne –
SCIENCE CENTRAL: Today through Friday, Design & Destroy for ages 5 to 11, Summer Survivor for ages 10 to 13, Half-Day Camp for ages 3 to 5; also, Weird Science for ages 5 to 11, Half-Day Introduction to LEGO Robotics for ages 8 to 11, and Half-Day for ages 10 to 13, June 24 to 28; 1950 N. Clinton St.; www.sciencecentral.org.
RED CEDAR ACT: For children with Autism Spectrum Disorders; Ages 5 to 11, today through Friday; ages 12 to 18, July 15 to 19; reservations, 432-4723 or www.awsredcedar.com.
BOTANICAL CONSERVATORY: Family Garden Close-Up – Dont Strum Drum; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday; Shooting Butterflies, photographing butterflies, 8:30 to 11 a.m. June 29, registration due by Friday, $24 members, $28 nonmembers; Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory, 1110 S. Calhoun St.; 427-6440.
HOMEBUYER EDUCATION CLASSES: 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesday; Fort Wayne NeighborWorks HomeOwnership Center, 1005 W. Rudisill Blvd.; $50; reservations, 456-2385 ext. 3601.
PET PARENTING: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, H.O.P.E. for Animals, 1333 Maycrest Drive; no dogs, just owners; free; register at 427-5511 or email@example.com.
IVY TECH COMMUNITY COLLEGE NORTHEAST: Contemporary Issues Affecting African American Males presented by James Moore, associate provost in Ohio State Universitys Office of Diversity and Inclusion; 1:30 to 3 p.m. Thursday; 3800 N. Anthony Blvd.; free; 480-4120.
GUARDIANSHIP FORUM: Panel discussion; 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday; Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza, Room A; free; 456-4534 ext. 271.
DANCIN FEATS: Line dance lessons with Pam and Eagle; 6 to 9 p.m. Mondays; Bradburn Dance Company, 14625 Lima Road; $5; dancin. firstname.lastname@example.org.
AFRIKAN DANCERCIZE: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays; TRIAAC, 501 E. Brackenridge St.; $10 per class; 267-0596 or triaac email@example.com.
AMERICAN STYLE BALLROOM: Beginner group class, 7:45 p.m. Thursday; 6041 N. Clinton St.; $7; 480-7070.
AMERICAN STYLE BALLROOM: Group class; 8 p.m. Friday, 6041 N. Clinton St., $5; 480-7070.
AMERICAN STYLE BALLROOM: Patrics advanced rhythm and smooth workshop; 9:30 a.m. Saturday; 6041 N. Clinton St.; $20; 480-7070.
Contact Allen County Public Library, 421-1200 or www.acpl.lib.in.us, for information on activities or branches not listed.
ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY: Chi LEGO Club, 2 p.m. Wednesday, Childrens Services; Babies and Books (infants to 18 months and parents/caregivers), 10 a.m. Friday in Childrens Services; 900 Library Plaza.
ABOITE BRANCH: Smart Start Storytime (ages 3 to 5 with adult), 10:30 a.m. Thursday; 5630 Coventry Lane; 421-1310.
DUPONT BRANCH: Storytime with a Twist (preschoolers), 1:30 p.m. Tuesday; Ants in Your Pants (preschoolers), 10:30 a.m. Wednesday; Paws to Read, read stories to trained reading dogs, 4 p.m. Wednesdays; 536 E. Dupont Road; 421-1315.
GEORGETOWN BRANCH: Baby Steps: Toddler Time Storytime plus puppets and games (ages 2 and 3 with parent/caregiver), 10:15 and 11 a.m. Tuesday; LEGO Club, 3:30 p.m. Wednesday; Georgetown Square, 6600 E. State Blvd.; 421-1320.
GRABILL BRANCH: Smart Start Storytime (preschoolers with adult), 10:30 a.m. Wednesday; 421-1325.
LITTLE TURTLE BRANCH: Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers: Just for Fun, 7 p.m. today and 10:30 a.m. Tuesday; 2201 Sherman Blvd.; 421-1335.
MONROEVILLE BRANCH: Smart Start Storytime, 3:30 p.m. today; 115 Main St., Monroeville; 421-1340.
NEW HAVEN BRANCH: Those Witty Brits, 7 p.m. Wednesday; 648 Green St., New Haven; 421-1345.
PONTIAC BRANCH: Paws to Read (children read to trained reading dog), 5 p.m. Thursday; Smart Start Storytime (preschoolers and caregivers), 10:30 a.m. Friday; Teen Café, 4 p.m. Friday; 2215 S. Hanna St.; 421-1350.
SHAWNEE BRANCH: Born to Read Storytime (infants and toddlers), 10:30 a.m. Thursdays; 5600 Noll Ave.; 421-1355.
TECUMSEH BRANCH: Bookflix (books, movies, pizza for ages 6 to 14), 4 p.m. today; Smart Start Storytime with early literacy games and crafts (preschoolers), 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays; LEGO Maniacs, 4 p.m. Tuesday; TEC Teens, 3:30 p.m. Wednesday; 1411 E. State Blvd.; 421-1360.
WAYNEDALE BRANCH: Smart Start Storytime, 10:30 a.m. today and Tuesday; Born to Read Storytime, 10:15 a.m. Tuesdays; 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.
KENDALLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: Ooze Fest, 1 p.m. Tuesday; Science Central Rocks, 1 p.m. Thursday; Anime Day, 10 p.m. Friday, registration required; Teen Scene, 1 p.m. Friday; Tombstone Trail Guided Tour, 9 p.m. Friday, Lakeview Cemetery, $5, register by Thursday; 6221 S. Park Ave., 260-343-2010 or www.kendallvillelibrary.org.
LIMBERLOST PUBLIC LIBRARY: Limberlost Coupon Group, 6 p.m. today; Ooze Fest, 3 p.m. Tuesday, registration required; Fossil Fun, 3 p.m. Thursday; Childrens Cinema, 1 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 16; 164 Kelly St., Rome City; 260-854-2775.
PEABODY PUBLIC LIBRARY: Jane Goes to the Psychiatrist, live radio theater performance, 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday; Columbia City; 260-244-5541.
WARSAW COMMUNITY PUBLIC LIBRARY: Meteorites & Craters; 6 p.m. Tuesday; 310 E. Main St., Warsaw, registration, 574-267-6011.
AARP: Chapter 187; guest speaker, Marjorie Stephens speaks about outsmarting investment fraud; 2 p.m. Thursday; Community Foundation, 555 E. Wayne St.; free; reservations, 432-1932.
CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1953: Regular meeting; 1 p.m. Wednesday; Don Halls Guesthouse, 1313 W. Washington Center Road; 747-5646 for information.
FORT WAYNE WOMENS MID-DAY CONNECTION: Five Essentials of Building Your Wardrobe presented by Coldwater Creek Fashions; 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 25, Orchard Ridge Country Club, 4531 Lower Huntington Road; $15.50; inclusive; all women welcome; no-cost child care provided; reservations by Tuesday; 672-3414.
BENEFIT FOR ORLAN HOLMES, DOUBLE-LUNG TRANSPLANT PATIENT: Sponsored by Locks of Love; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; A Cut Above Hair Salon, 4514 Parnell Ave.; 450-7911 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
DINNER: Benefits Students for Justice in Palestine Fort Wayne; 7 p.m. Thursday; IPFW, Walb Union Ballroom, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.; $20 adults, $10 ages 9 and younger; www.sjpfortwayne.org.
THE LONGEST DAY: Knitting benefit for Alzheimers Association; 6:08 a.m. to 9:16 p.m. Friday; Sarah Janes Yarn Shoppe, 3400 N. Anthony Blvd.; 471-9276.
SIDEWALK SALE AND BREAST CANCER CHARITY COOK-OUT: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday; General Credit Union, corner of Dupont and Coldwater Roads; $6 chicken, $3 pit potatoes; www.gencu.org.
WINE IN THE PINES: Black Pine Animal Sanctuary benefit; 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday; Albion; $25 a person advance, $30 at the door; for ages 21 and older with photo identification; reservations, 260-636-7383 or www.blackpine.org.