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The Journal Gazette

Monday, March 05, 2018 1:00 am

Community Update

Camps

YOUTHEATRE'S SPRING BREAK ARTS AND CULTURE CAMP: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 2 to 6; Fort Wayne Youtheatre, 303 E. Main St.; April 2, “Got Drama?”; April 3, “Dance in Theatre”; April 4, “Acting & Working in Film”; April 5, “Scriptwriting”; and April 6, “Stage Combat”; $50 day or $200 week; register at fortwayneyoutheatre.org or 422-6900.

DISCOVERY CAMP AT HARRIS ELEMENTARY: 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 4 to 8, 11 to 15, 18 to 22, 25 to 29, July 2 to 6, 9 to 13, 16 to 20, 23 to 27, or July 30 to Aug. 3; YMCA Child Care Services, 4501 Thorngate Drive; grades 1 to 5; $120 week for YMCA members and $150 week for others; register at www.fwymca.org/childcare_services.php.

INTEGRATED ARTS DAY CAMP: 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 4 to 8, 11 to 15, 18 to 22, 25 to 29, July 2 to 6, 9 to 13, 16 to 20, 23 to 27, or July 30 to Aug. 3, or Aug. 6 to 10; Renaissance Pointe YMCA, 2323 Bowser Ave.; grades 1 to 5; $120 week for YMCA members and $150 week for others; register at www.fwymca.org/childcare_services.php.

COUNSELORS IN TRAINING/LEADERS IN TRAINING: June 4 to 8, 11 to 15, 18 to 22, 25 to 29, July 2 to 6, 9 to 13, 16 to 20, 23 to 27, July 30 to Aug. 3, or Aug. 6 to 10; Kekionga, 3135 Elmhurst Drive; grades 9 to 12 (CITs) or grades 6 to 8 (LITs); $60 week for YMCA member and $75 week for others (CITs) or $120 for YMCA members and $150 for others (LITs); register at fwymca.org/childcare_services.php.

ADVENTURE CAMP: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 4 to 8, 11 to 15, 18 to 22, 25 to 29, July 2 to 6, 9 to 13, 16 to 20, 23 to 27, July 30 to Aug. 3, or Aug. 6 to 10; Parkview Family YMCA, 10001 Dawsons Creek Blvd.; grades 1 to 5; $120 week for YMCA members and $150 week for others; register at www.fwymca.org/parkview_family_ymca.php.

SPORTS CAMP: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 4 to 8, 11 to 15, 25 to 29, July 2 to 6, 9 to 13, 16 to 20, July 30 to Aug. 3, or Aug. 6 to 10; Parkview Family YMCA, 10001 Dawsons Creek Blvd.; grades 3 to 6; $120 week for YMCA members and $150 week for others; register at www.fwymca.org/parkview_family_ymca.php.

CAMP ATLANTIS: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 18 to 22 or July 23 to 27; Parkview Family YMCA, 10001 Dawsons Creek Blvd.; grades 3 to 6; $150 week for YMCA members and $185 week for others; register at www.fwymca.org/parkview_family_ymca.php.

MOVE TEEN SUMMER SERIES: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 4 to 8, 11 to 15, 18 to 22, 25 to 29, July 2 to 6, 9 to 13, 16 to 20, 23 to 27, July 30 to Aug. 3, or Aug. 6 to 10; Parkview Family YMCA, 10001 Dawsons Creek Blvd.; ages 11 to 15; $95 week for YMCA members and $120 week for others; register at www.fwymca.org/parkview_family_ymca.php.

Classes

SAFE SITTER CLASS: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. April 3, June 5, July 12, Aug. 3 or Dec. 27; Lutheran Children's Hospital, 7950 W. Jefferson Blvd.; ages 11 to 14; $60; register at 435-2699, option 3 or lpearson@lhn.net.

Fundraisers

ALL YOU CAN EAT FISH FRY AND PORK TENDERLOINS: 4:30 to 7 p.m. Friday; Park Edelweiss, 3355 Elmhurst Drive; $9 adults, $5 children; sponsored by Fort Wayne Mannerchor/Damenchor; 444-3634.

SPAGHETTI DINNER AND VARIETY SHOW: 4:30 p.m. Saturday; Ossian United Methodist Church, 201 W. Mill St., Ossian; freewill donation; 260-622-4326.

“YOU BE THE STAR”: 6 p.m. March 22; Punch Films, 200 6th St.; hosted by Cinema Center; guests will be invited into a scene of an iconic film to re-create it and will receive a digital video of the performance; hors d'oeuvres; 21 and over; tickets $25 in advance or $35 day of event; cinemacenter.org.

“MONOPOLY NIGHT”: 6 to 9:30 p.m. March 23; Honeywell Center, 275 W. Market St., Wabash; cash bar, dinner, board game and silent auction to support student scholarships for Ivy Tech Community College; $30 tickets at IvyTechMonopoly18.eventbrite.com.

“MOVE IT FOR MUSIC” – 5K RUN/WALK: 2 p.m. April 22; Carroll High School, 3701 Carroll Road; members of the band will be stationed along the 3.1 mile course performing music; no pets but strollers are welcome; $30 and includes T-shirt and medals; register at runsignup.com/move_it_for_music_5k.

SCAN BROWN BAG LUNCH: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 14; SCAN accepting lunch orders for Casa restaurant lunch featuring pasta with meatballs and a Casaburo salad; The Summit, 1025 W. Rudisill Blvd.; $9, or $7 for large salad only; lunches available for pickup or free delivery with minimum order of seven; for information or to place order, go to www.scanfw.org/brownbaglunch or call 421-5000 ext. 2238.

SILENT AUCTION: 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Saturday; hosted by New Haven Lions Club to benefit Mad Anthony's Burn Unit at St. Joseph Hospital; Bell's Skating Rink, 7009 Indiana 930 E, New Haven; $5 admission.

Health

IN CASE OF EMERGENCY BINDER FREE WORKSHOP: 10 a.m. today; Whitley County Council on Aging, 710 Opportunity Drive, Columbia City; bring photo ID, insurance cards, list of medications and allergies and hospital preference; reservations at 260-248-8944.

“IT'S RAINING CATS & DOGS” – EXPLORING WAYS ANIMALS IMPROVE OUR HEALTH AND WELL-BEING: 7 p.m. today; Allen County Extension Office, 4001 Crescent Ave.; 481-6826.

CHILDHOOD PHYSICAL AND SEXUAL ASSAULT TRAINING: 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday; K21 Health Services Pavilion, 1515 Provident Drive, upper conference room, Warsaw; hosted by The Beaman Home; certified by the Indiana Professionals Bureau; attendees will receive three continuing education units free of charge; reservations required at 877-725-9363.

CANCER SERVICES OF NORTHEAST INDIANA: 6316 Mutual Drive; 484-9560; 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, or from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. March 19, “Nutrition Trends for 2018”; 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, “Art Side by Side”; 1 to 2 p.m. Friday, “Introduction to Forest Therapy.”

“HEALING THROUGH MUSIC” WORKSHOP: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday and March 15, 22 and 29; Peggy F. Murphy Community Grief Center, 5920 Homestead Road; light dinner and refreshments will be served; reservations at 435-3261.

BLOOD DONATIONS: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Indiana Michigan Power Center, 110 E. Wayne St.; noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 500 East 7th St., Auburn; noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday, South Adams Senior Center, 825 Hendricks St., Berne; noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Helmer United Methodist Church, 7530 S. Indiana 327, Hudson; 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Southern Wells High School, 9120 South 300 West, Poneto; 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, St. Joseph Catholic Church, 11337 Old US 27 South.

Library

ADAMS PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM: 128 S. Third St., Decatur; 260-724-2605; Thursdays from Thursday to April 12 and May 10; participants will do gardening from seed to crop, grades 4 to 6.

HUNTINGTON CITY-TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY: 255 W. Park Drive, Huntington; 6 p.m. today, Psi lota Xi sorority will host its annual story time themed around owls and will also feature a craft; 5 p.m. every Thursday from Thursday to April 26, movie marathon showing superhero films; Saturdays from Saturday to April 14, “Paws to Read” program, children read aloud to a registered therapy dog, registration is required at 260-356-2900.

KENDALLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: 221 S. Park Ave., Kendallville; 260-343-2029; also its Limberlost Branch in Rome City; today to March 31; Adventure Walk will feature a Fitness Walk at each stand.

MARKLE LIBRARY: 155 W. Sparks St., Markle; 260-758-3332; 4 p.m. every Friday from Friday to April 27, movie marathon showing superhero films; Saturdays from Saturday to April 7, “Paws to Read” program, children read aloud to a registered therapy dog, registration is required at 260-758-3332.

Organizations

DISORDERLY BEAR DEN: 6:30 p.m. Thursday; Community Center, 233 W. Main St.; regular business/social meeting; more information at 409-9886 or tdbear7@comcast.net.

MARY PENROSE WAYNE DAR CHAPTER: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday; Allen County Public Library, Genealogy Center, 900 Library Plaza; library help day for prospective members.

Seniors

SALAMONIE SENIOR LUNCHEON: Noon today; Salamonie Interpretive Center, Salamonie Lake, 3691 S. New Holland Road, Andrews; Shelly Reed will present “Ouabache: Then and Now, an overview of Ouabache State Park History”; bring own table service, beverage, a side dish to share and a $1 donation; main dish provided; park admission $7 per in-state vehicle, $9 for out-of-state apply; register at 260-468-2127.