You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Feature calendars

  • What's going On
    Music Variety Open Stage Jam – Hosted by Pop 'N' Fresh; 8:30 p.m.; Office Tavern, 3306 Brooklyn Ave.
  • What's going On
    MusicVarietyOpen Stage Jam – Hosted by Pop ‘N’ Fresh; 8:30 p.m.; Office Tavern, 3306 Brooklyn Ave.; call for price information, 478-5827.Chris Worth and Company – 7 p.m.
  • What's Going On
    Miscellaneous Pumpkin Fantasyland – Pumpkins, gourds and squash used to create well-known characters and historical events; hours vary; Fashion Farm, Ligonier; www.fashion​farminc.
Advertisement

Community Update

Classes

FORT WAYNE COMMUNITY SCHOOLS NEIGHBORHOOD CONNECTION: For information and registration, visit Anthis Career Center at 1200 Barr St., call 467-1075 or check www.fortwayneschools.org.

IPFW: Division of Continuing Studies; 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.; to register, call 481-6619 or go to learn.ipfw.edu.

•“Clutter Control: Home Organizing,” 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and Aug. 26, $79.

•“Korean Saturday School,” 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays beginning this Saturday through Dec. 6, $200.

• “Korean Language and Culture for American Children,” 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays beginning this Saturday through Dec. 6, $200.

•“Korean Language and Culture for American Adults,” 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays beginning this Saturday through Dec. 6; $200.

Library

Contact Allen County Public Library, 421-1200 or www.acpl.lib.in.us, for information on activities or branches not listed.

ABOITE BRANCH: “Choose Your Own Book Club,” 7 p.m. Thursday; 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; “Baby Steps Storytime” (2-year-olds), 10:15 and 11 a.m. Tuesday; “Ants in Your Pants” (preschoolers), 10:30 a.m. Wednesday; “Smart Start Storytime,” (ages 3 to 5 with adult), 10:30 a.m. Thursday; “Paws to Read,” 4 p.m. Wednesday; 536 E. Dupont Road; 421-1315.

GEORGETOWN BRANCH: “Born to Read: Babies and Books Storytime,” 10:15 and 11 a.m. today; “Toddler Time Storytime” (ages 2 and 3 with adult), 10:15 and 11 a.m. Tuesday; “Family Fun Night: Light Painting with iPads, today; “Smart Start Storytime” (preschoolers), 10:15 and 11 a.m. Thursday; “Teen Thursday: Team Charades,” 1 p.m. Thursday; 6600 E. State Blvd.; 421-1320.

GRABILL BRANCH: “Born to Read” (infants with caregivers), 10:30 a.m. Tuesday; “Smart Start Storytime” (preschoolers with adult), 10:30 a.m. Wednesday; 13521 State St., Grabill; 421-1325.

HESSEN CASSEL BRANCH: “Paws to Read,” 3 p.m. today; “Smart Start Storytime” (preschoolers), 10:30 a.m. Wednesday; 3030 E. Paulding Road; 421-1330.

LITTLE TURTLE BRANCH: “Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers: Family Board Game Fun,” 7 p.m. today and 10:30 a.m. Tuesday; “Babies and Books,” 10:30 a.m. Wednesday; 2201 Sherman Blvd.; 421-1335.

NEW HAVEN BRANCH: “Those Witty Brits,” 7 p.m. Wednesday; “Teen Thursday: Color in the Lines,” 3:30 p.m. Thursday, registration required; 648 Green St., New Haven; 421-1345.

PONTIAC BRANCH: “Paws to Read” (children read to trained dog), 5 p.m. Thursday; “Family Game Night,” 6:30 p.m. Thursday; “Smart Start Storytime” (preschoolers and caregivers), 10:30 a.m. Friday; 2215 S. Hanna St.; 421-1350.

TECUMSEH BRANCH: “That’s So Random,” for ages 6 to 12, 4 p.m. today; “Lego Maniacs,” for ages 6 to 12, 4 p.m. Tuesday; “Smart Start Storytime” (ages 3 through 6 and caregivers), 10:30 a.m. Tuesday; “Wondertots,” 10:30 a.m. Thursday; 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. Tuesday; 2200 Lower Huntington Road; 421-1365.

WOODBURN BRANCH: “Smart Start Storytime,” 10:30 a.m. Friday; 4701 Indiana 101 North, Woodburn; 421-1370.

KENDALLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: “Lego Club,” 3:30 p.m. today; “Landlording Workshop,” 6 p.m. today, free; “Simple Sign Language,” 6 p.m. Tuesday; “Intermediate Excel,” 6 p.m. Wednesday; “Sink or Float,” 3:30 p.m. Thursday; “Murder in Manhattan: Murder Mystery Dinner,” 7 p.m., $5 registration fee; 6221 S. Park Ave., 260-343-2010 or www.kendallvillelibrary.org.

LIMBERLOST PUBLIC LIBRARY: “Zumba at the Library,” 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, free; “Book-a-Librarian,” 2 to 5 p.m. Thursday; “Sink or Float,” 3:30 p.m. Thursday; 164 Kelly St., Rome City; 260-854-2775.

WELLS COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY: For programs, call the Bluffton branch at 260-824-1612 or Ossian branch, 260-622-4691.

Organizations

B.S.R. (Beyond the Scope of Reality) PARANORMAL: Monthly meeting and hunt; Saturday, dinner at 6:30 p.m. followed by meeting at 7 p.m.; PACE Amish Buffet, 3330 Coliseum Blvd. W.; www.bsrparanormal.com.

FRIENDS OF WYNEKEN: Meeting, 7 p.m. today; Wyneken House, 11730 N.W. Winchester Road, Adams County; 260-547-4422.

Fundraisers

ZOO BREW AND WINE TOO: Presented by Chase; 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, VIP event, 5 to 6 p.m.; Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, Franke Park; tickets, http://kidszoo.org/programs-and-events/zoo-brew/

BOWSHOOT, BARBECUE AND AUCTION: 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday; Izaak Walton League of America, Huntertown; benefits Hoosiers Feeding the Hungry; to register, call 260-541-0365 or go to www.HoosiersFeedingtheHungry.org.

Advertisement