Fort Wayne –
CRITTER LOVERS KIDS DAY CAMP: For ages 11 to 7; 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday; Salamonie Interpretive Center, 3691 S. New Holland Road, Andrews; $50 per child for three days or $20 per child for one or two days; park entry fee applies; 260-468-2127 or www.camp.in.gov.
ALLEN COUNTY PURDUE EXTENSION OFFICE PROGRAMS: 4001 Crescent Ave. unless otherwise specified; 481-6826 for registration.
Get Checking Workshop, 5:50 to 9:30 p.m. Monday; free.
FAST DEFENSE EMPOWERMENT PROGRAMS: Presented by Bill Kipp, former Marine; Living Arts, 124 W. Van Buren St., Columbia City; to register, 574-269-7209.
Stop Bullies FAST, for ages 6 to 12, 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, $49.
Stop Assault FAST, for ages 13 and older; 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, $65.
NATIONAL WILD TURKEY FEDERATION: Jakes youth trap and shoot for ages 10 to 17; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday; Izaak Walton League of America, 17100 Griffin Road, Huntertown; free; advance registration required, firstname.lastname@example.org.
RENAISSANCE BALLROOM DANCE STUDIO: Beginning foxtrot; 7 p.m. Thursday; 7145 Indiana 1 N., Ossian; 260-622-6644.
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.
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: Back to School, Library Orientation for Homeschoolers, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday; Chi LEGO Club, 2 p.m. Wednesday, Children’s Services; This Book Club Needs No Name, 7 p.m. Thursday, Young Adults’ Services; Books-n-Bagels, 10 a.m. Friday, Young Adult Services; Toddler Storytime (stories and activities for ages 18 months to 3 years and parents/caregivers), 10:30 and 11 a.m. Friday in Children’s Services; 900 Library Plaza.
DUPONT BRANCH: Born to Read Storytime, 10:15 a.m. (lap-sitters) and 10:45 a.m. (walkers up to 24 months) today; Storytime with a Twist (preschoolers), 1:30 p.m. Tuesday; Paws to Read, childrem read to trained 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; Teen Thursday: Games Unplugged, 3:30 p.m. Thursday; Georgetown Square, 6600 E. State Blvd.; 421-1320.
GRABILL BRANCH: Monday Night Book Discussion Group, 7 p.m. today; Born to Read (infants with caregivers), 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays; Smart Start Storytime (preschoolers with adult), 10:30 a.m. Wednesday; 13521 State St., Grabill; 421-1325.
LITTLE TURTLE BRANCH: Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers: Shadows, 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; LEGO Mania, 6:30 p.m. today; 115 Main St., Monroeville; 421-1340.
NEW HAVEN BRANCH: Family Storytime: T is for Turtles, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays; 648 Green St., New Haven; 421-1345.
PONTIAC BRANCH: Paws to Read, children read to trained dogs, 5 p.m. Thursday; Smart Start Storytime (preschoolers and caregivers), 10:30 a.m. Friday; Family Game Day, 6:30 p.m. Thursday; 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; Dead Authors Books Club, 7:30 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.
HUNTINGTON CITY-TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY: Pajama Story Times, for ages 3 to 7, 7 p.m. Tuesdays through Aug. 20, registration required; Main Library, 255 W. Park Drive, Huntington, 260-356-2900. The City of Ember, science fiction film, 4:30 p.m. Friday, Markle Branch Library, Markle, reservations, 260-758-3332.
KENDALLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: iPad App Pack, 7 p.m. Thursdays; Half Price Summer Clearance Book Sale, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, noon to 2 p.m. Saturday; Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament, 10 a.m. Saturday, $2 or $5 including deck of cards; 6221 S. Park Ave., 260-343-2010 or www.kendallvillelibrary.org.
LIMBERLOST PUBLIC LIBRARY: American Sign Language Course, 6:30 p.m. Mondays through Aug. 26, $5 refundable registration fee; Summer LEGO Quest, 2 p.m. today; Games and Crafts, 2 p.m. Wednesday; Create with Chalk, 1 p.m. Tuesday; Children’s Music and Movement, 10 a.m. Wednesday; Children’s Cinema, 1 p.m. Friday; Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament, 2 p.m. Wednesday; 164 Kelly St., Rome City; 854-2775.
FORT WAYNE INVENTOR’S CLUB: 2 p.m. Saturday; Meeting Room B, Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza; public welcome, free; 466-7655 or fortwayneinventors.wordpress.com.
KOREAN WAR VETERANS ASSOCIATION, INDIANA CHAPTER ONE: Lunch and social hour after 10 a.m. meeting Saturday; Eagles 248, 4940 Bluffton Road; VFW Post 857, 2202 W. Main St.; spouses, friends welcome; 485-7627.