Fort Wayne – ARTISTS CONTEST: Applications are being accepted through Feb. 28 for the Hoosier Women Artists Contest. For an application, go to www.in.gov/lg.
AT THE LIBRARY:
ACPL Teen Writers Guild will share writings at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Allen County Public Library, Childrens Services, 900 Library Plaza.
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.
Budget Scrapbooking will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday at Monroeville Branch, 115 Main St., Monroeville. Attendees should bring adhesive and scissors.
Thats So Random will be presented at 4 p.m. Monday at Tecumseh Branch, 1411 E. State Blvd. The Lab, a program for ages 12 to 18 to create and share digital videos, music, photography, websites, graphic design, podcasts and presentations, will be offered at 3:30 p.m. Thursday.
Open auditions for Dont Drink the Water will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday and Monday at Van Wert Civic Theatre, 118 S. Race St., Van Wert, Ohio. The cast calls for 12 men and four women. For information, go to VWCT.org.
Fort Wayne Youtheatre and the theater department of the University of Saint Francis will hold open auditions for the musical Willy Wonka on Tuesday and Wednesday at Arts United Center, 303 E. Main St. Children may audition from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., and adults may come from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Attendees should have a short song prepared. For information, call 422-6900 or go to www.fortwayneyoutheatre.org.
Aaron M. Brown has published a new childrens book, Linnie Maes New Friends. For information, go to www.impact52.org.
Author Dr. Terrence O. Moore of Angola recently had his book, The Story-Killers: A Common Sense Case Against the Common Core, published. It is available on Amazon and Kindle.
CALL FOR ENTRIES: Indiana artists are invited to submit their artwork for the 92 County Art Show show, which will be from Feb. 12 to March 12 at the Clark Gallery, Honeywell Center, 275 W. Market St., Wabash. For information, call 260-563-1102, ext. 501, or go to www.honeywellcenter.org/clark-gallery.
CLASSES: Pop Art by Andy Warhol, a three-week childrens series painting class, will be held from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturdays beginning this Saturday at Artworks the Galleria of Fine Art, 4110 W. Jefferson Blvd. Cost is $70 plus materials. To register, call 260-387-6943.
FLORIDA ART FAIRS: The Art Farm of Spencerville will be on display at various art shows from Jan. 25 to Feb. 16 in Englewood, Fla., Fort Myers, Fla., and Sanibel Island, Fla.
MUSEUM RECEIVES GRANT: The Syracuse-Wawasee Historical Museum has received a $600 NIPSCO Community Investment Grant to be used for new technology.
STUDENTS CHOSEN: The following Ivy Tech Community College Northeast Indiana hospitality students won the Mystery Basket Competition. The winners will travel to France to study French cuisine and cooking. They are Eric Sauer, Adam House, James Cole Huffman, Bryce Verfaillie, Caitlin Ruth Song OMara, Patricia Pereira Pee, Sarah Marie Fox and Glenda Hinton.