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The Journal Gazette

Sunday, January 29, 2017 10:00 pm

COMMUNITY UPDATE

Camp


CHEER CAMP: "Little Bolts"; 12:30 to 4 p.m. Saturday; Trine University, Hershey Hall, 1 University Ave., Angola; hosted by the Trine University cheerleaders and dance team; deadline to register is today at 260-665-4589 or chamberss@trine.edu.


Class


DRIVER EDUCATION: Fort Wayne Community Schools will offer 10 sessions; $78 classroom-only instruction; $320 driving instruction; $398 for both; a deposit of $199 is required for registration; student must be 15 years old before the session begins; more information or an application at www.fortwayneschools.org or 467-1085; Session 1: 9 a.m. to noon Feb. 4 to April 22, Saturdays (no class during spring break, April 1 and 8); Session 2: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 6 to March 8, Mondays and Wednesdays; Session 3: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 7 to March 9, Tuesdays and Thursdays; Session 4: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. March 13 to April 19, Mondays and Wednesdays (no class during spring break, April 3 and 5); Session 5: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. March 14 to April 20, Tuesdays and Thursdays (no class during spring break, April 4 and 6); Session 6: 9 a.m. to noon June 5 to 16, Monday through Friday; Session 7: noon to 3 p.m. June 5 to 16, Monday through Friday; Session 3 to 6 p.m. June 5 to 16, Monday through Friday; Session 9: 9 a.m. to noon June 19 to 30, Monday through Friday; Session 10: noon to 3 p.m. June 19 to 30, Monday through Friday.


Health


FRANCINE’S FRIENDS MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY: For women 40 and older in partnership with Parkview Regional Cancer Center and Diagnostic Center; 483-1847 or 800-727-8439, ext. 26540; today, McMahon Tire, 4201 Coldwater Road; Tuesday, Parkview Physician’s Group Family Practice, 2710 Lake Ave.; Wednesday, Prince Chapman Academy Elementary, 4808 E. Paulding Road; Thursday, Manchester University, 604 E. College St., North Manchester; Friday, Ivy Tech Community College, 4900 St. Joe Road; Saturday, Jennings Recreation Center, 1330 McCulloch St.

HUNTINGTON’S DISEASE SUPPORT GROUP: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday; Byron Health Center, 12101 Lima Road; monthly meetings will continue throughout 2017 on the first Thursday of each month.

"A LIFE WITH STRESS, BALANCE AND A PLAN": 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday; Mad Anthony’s Children’s Hope House, 7922 W. Jefferson Blvd.; About Special Kids will present informative training for family members of children with special needs; $10 family members; $25 professionals; register at www.fifthfreedom.org/1/el or call Cindy Robinson at 800-964-4746.


Lectures


HISTORY CENTER: George R. Mather lecture series; "Anthony Conley – War as a Tool for Group Uplift: African American Thought & Wartime Military Service in the 20th Century"; 2 p.m. Sunday; History Center, 302 E. Berry St.; free; 426-2882.


Library


ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY: Contact Allen County Public Library, 421-1200 or www.acpl.lib.in.us for information about activities or branches not listed.

ADAMS PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM: 128 S. 3rd St., Decatur; 260-724-2605; tax assistance; 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesdays; starting today; reservations at 260-724-2605 or reference@apls.lib.in.us.

KENDALLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: 221 S. Park Ave., Kendallville; 260-343-2010; today and Tuesday; create a personalized, rustic wood sign for free, adults and age 12 and up.


Organizations


ALLEN COUNTY CHAPTER 187 OF AARP: Monthly meeting; 2 p.m. Thursday; Community Foundation, 555 E. Wayne St.; Andrew Betts, an instructor in AARP’s Smart Drivers Program, addresses the challenge facing senior drivers, their relatives and caregivers.

PATHFINDER HOMEOWNERSHIP CENTER: "Tax Preparation Assistance"; today through April 17; Pathfinder Services, 2824 Theater Ave., Huntington; call 260-355-2510 or email taxprep@pathfinderservices.org to make an appointment or for information on drop-off options.

NEWCOMERS OF FORT WAYNE: "New to Fort Wayne"; come for coffee at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, The Friendly Fox, 4001 S. Wayne Ave.; www.FortWayneNewcomers.com.

MARY PENROSE WAYNE DAR CHAPTER: "Library Help Day" for prospective members interested in joining; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday; Allen County Public Library, Genealogy Department, 900 Library Plaza.


Seniors


"MEDICARE 101": Noon Tuesday; Whitley County Council on Aging & Aged Inc., 710 N. Opportunity Drive, Columbia City; 260-248-8944.


Targeted Travel


FORT WAYNE PARKS AND RECREATION: "Saturday Night Fever" musical, Feb. 9, Drury Theatre in Chicago, $105; "Pigeon Forge, Tennessee," May 15 to 19, includes three dinner shows, $650 triple, $690 double, $890 single, $200 deposit, reservations at 427-6000.