Fort Wayne –
ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY: Lincoln at the Library presented by Sara Gabbard, executive director of the Friends of the Lincoln Collection of Indiana; 2 p.m. Sunday; Meeting Room A and B, 900 Library Plaza; 421-1266.
IPFW: Reloading the Canon: Literature as a Weapon in the Prelude to the Holocaust, presented by Lee M. Roberts, associate professor of German studies at IPFW; 7:30 p.m. Thursday; Congregation Achduth Vesholom, 5200 Old Mill Road; 744-4245.
INDIANA TECH: Author Ken Futch (Take Your Best Shot), president of Ken Futch and Associates, guest speaker; 6:30 p.m. Thursday; Magee-O’Connor Theater, Andorfer Commons, Indiana Tech, 1600 E. Washington Blvd.; free; IndianaTech.edu.
IVY TECH COMMUNITY COLLEGE: The 3 R’s of Linkedln: A Formula for Making the Most of Your Time, noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Ivy Tech Community College Northeast, Room 1640, 3800 N. Anthony Blvd., free, 481-4118; Hate Crimes and the LGBT Community: Connecting Federal and Local Responses, 1 to 5:30 p.m. Friday, Ivy Tech South Campus, 7602 Patriot Crossing, 482-9171 ext. 2581.
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: Author’s Fair, featuring David Sowards, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday; Homeschool Happenings, turkey trivia, bring a food donation for local food bank, 1 p.m. Thursday; Poetry with Curtis Crisler, 7 p.m. Thursday, registration required; Afterschool Code Club, 1 p.m. Tuesday; Storytime for Preschools, Daycares and Other Groups, 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in Children’s Services (registration required); 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.
ABOITE BRANCH: Born to Read: Babies and Books plus games (infants to age 24 months with adult), 10:30 a.m. today; Smart Start Storytime (ages 3 to 5 with adult), 10:30 a.m. Tuesday; 5630 Coventry Lane; 421-1310.
DUPONT BRANCH: Born to Read Storytime, 10:15 a.m. (lap-sitters) and 10:45 a.m. (walkers up to 24 months) today; Ants in Your Pants (preschoolers), 10:30 a.m. Wednesday; 536 E. Dupont Road; 421-1315.
GEORGETOWN BRANCH: Family Fun Night: Finger Painting, 7 p.m. today; LEGO Club, 3:30 p.m. Wednesday; Teen Thursday: Button, Button, Who’s Got the Button, 3:30 p.m. Thursday; Georgetown Square, 6600 E. State Blvd.; 421-1320.
GRABILL BRANCH: Monday Night Book Discussion Group, 7 p.m. today; Smart Start Storytime (preschoolers with adult), 10:30 a.m. Wednesday; 13521 State St., Grabill; 421-1325.
HESSEN CASSEL BRANCH: Tuesdays with Stories: King Tut, 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays; Smart Start Storytime (ages 3 to 5 with adult), 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays; Sometimes on Saturdays: Techno Builders, 11 a.m. Saturday; 3030 E. Paulding Road; 421-1330.
LITTLE TURTLE BRANCH: Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers: Things that Climb, 7 p.m. today and 10:30 a.m. Tuesday; Paws to Read, children read to trained reading dogs, 6 p.m. Mondays; 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: Hurray for Hats, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays; Teen Thursdays: MineCraft Craftiness, 3:30 p.m. Thursday; 648 Green St., New Haven; 421-1345.
PONTIAC BRANCH: Fall Author Fair, 6 p.m. Tuesday; Paws to Read, 5 p.m. Thursday; Smart Start Storytime, preschoolers and caregivers, 10:30 a.m. Friday; Family Game Night, 6:30 p.m. Thursday; 2215 S. Hanna St.; 421-1350.
SHAWNEE BRANCH: LEGO Club, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday; Born to Read Storytime, infants and toddlers, 10:30 a.m. Thursdays; Teen Thursday: Games Day, 3:30 p.m. Thursday; 5600 Noll Ave.; 421-1355.
TECUMSEH BRANCH: Grand opening for Early Learning Center, 11 a.m. Saturday; 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.
KENDALLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: Design Cards with Microsoft Office Word, 1 p.m. Monday or 6 p.m. Tuesday, registration required; iPad App Pack, 7 p.m. Thursday; Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament, 10 a.m. Saturday, $2 or $5 including deck of cards; Now You’re Cookin’: What a Hoot, 4 p.m. Tuesday; 6221 S. Park Ave., 260-343-2010 or www.kendallvillelibrary.org.
PEABODY PUBLIC LIBRARY: Teen Model Contest for grades 6 to 12, ends Nov. 11, online voting; Tax Seminar, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday; Dark City Film Noir: On Dangerous Ground, 7 p.m. Saturday; Columbia City; 260-244-5541 or ppl.lib.in.us.
APPLESEED QUILTERS GUILD: Ask the Appraiser presented by Donna Kooistra, AQS certified quilt appraiser; social time, 6:30 p.m., meeting, 7 p.m. Tuesday, The Classic Café, 4832 Hillegas Road; www.appleseedquiltersguild.com.
DISORDERLY BEAR DEN: Monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Community Center, 233 W. Main St.; 409-9886 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
FORT WAYNE INVENTOR’S CLUB: 2 p.m. Saturday; Pizza Hut, 3820 E. State Blvd.; 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 No. 248, 4940 Bluffton Road; spouses, friends welcome; 485-7627.
FORT WAYNE TRAILS FUNDRAISER: Tuesday; Burger King, 1826 Bluffton Road; donating 20 percent of sales for the day with benefit voucher; 415-7741 or email@example.com.
GIRLS ON THE RUN OF ALLEN COUNTY: 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursday; Two EE’s Winery, 6808 N. U.S. 24 E., Huntington; $35; www.eventbee.com/v/fallfunforgirlsontherun.
SHOP TIL YOU DROP: 2 to 5 p.m. Friday; The Towne House Retirement Community, 2209 St. Joe Center Road; 969-8010.
FOREVER LEARNING: Benefits Wellspring Interfaith Social Services; 6:30 p.m. Saturday; Courtyard by Marriott, 1150 S. Harrison St.; $100 per person; www.wellspringinterfaith.org.
CAT WALK WILD INDIA: Benefits Allen County SPCA; 5 p.m. Saturday; Grand Wayne Center, 120 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $80, includes dinner; 744-0454.
PANCAKES FOR PANCREATIC CANCER: 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday; VFW Post 857, 2202 W. Main St.; $5 adults, $3 children, $10 all-you-can-eat; 436-5139.
CRAFT SHOW AND BAKE SALE: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday; Monson Chapel United Methodist Church, 12220 Lower Huntington Road; lunch and photos with Santa, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.; 672-3036.
BISHOP DWENGER CRAFT FAIR: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday; 1300 E. Washington Center Road; 482-1022.
BOTH HANDS FOUNDATION: Businesses and individuals may donate supplies for maintenance and repairs to home of Lora Johnson, Fort Wayne; Sunday; work will be done by Luke and Christy Stoffel; for information, 260-403-7210 or firstname.lastname@example.org. To donate to the Stoffel’s adoption effort, to go www.bothhands.org/luke-and-christy.