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Feature calendars

  • Out and about
    COMEDY TODAY AND SATURDAY Eddie Clark and Carmen Morales – 7:30 and 9:45 p.m.; Snickerz Comedy Bar, 5535 St. Joe Road; $9.
  • Art
    All weekend – “WALK-N-WANDER WARSAW” – Sixteen lifelike statues created by American sculptor Seward Johnson displayed within walking distance of Courthouse Square, Warsaw; free; 800-800-6090 or www.
  • Music
    ACOUSTIC TODAY – The Eddie Haskill Project with 1/4 Kit Kurt – 9 p.m.

Arts Update


•”Which Stitch,” a group for those who like to knit, crochet, embroider or needlepoint, will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Little Turtle Branch, 2201 Sherman Blvd. “Tree Craft” will let young adults create a tree and decorate it at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. For information, call 421-1335.

•“Budget Scrapbooking” will be at 4 p.m. Thursday at Monroeville Branch, 115 Main St., Monroeville. Attendees should bring adhesive and scissors.

•“Sit and Stitch” will be offered for those wanting to learn to knit at 4:30 p.m. Thursday at Pontiac Branch, 2215 S. Hanna St.

•“Yarn Lover’s Gathering” will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at Woodburn Branch, 4701 Indiana 101 N., Woodburn.

BOUNCE TV: Nexstar Broadcasting’s WFFT Local and Bounce TV, a broadcast network programmed for black audiences, have partnered and will launch in the local market Jan. 1 on Channel 55.2.

FINAL VOTE: LABOV Marketing Communications and Training invites the public to vote on which organization will benefit from the “Give Beyond” initiative campaign through Thursday. Organizations on the website are Kate’s Kart, Dare to Dream Youth Ranch, Whitington Homes & Services for Children and Families, Mental Health America in Allen County and Fort Wayne Farmers Market. To vote – with a limit of once per day – go to

HAHN PUBLISHED: Author Donna Hahn of Winona Lake has had her book “A Gift Returned” recently published. For information, go to

MEETING: North East Indiana Poets will meet at 6 p.m. Saturday at Firefly Coffee House, 3523 N. Anthony Blvd. For information, call 373-0505.


•A class to create a stained glass ornament will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday at SOZO Art Studio and Gallery, 102 S. Main St., Kendallville. Cost is $35 a person. For reservations, call 260-347-5000.

•The Indiana Arts Commission will have a grant application workshop for the IAC’s Individual Artist Program at 1 p.m. Saturday at Artlink, Auer Center for Arts and Culture, 300 E. Main St. For reservations, call 424-7195 or email Rebecca@artlinkfw. com.

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