The Journal Gazette
Monday, June 29, 2020 1:00 am

Community Update


FREE VIRTUAL TEACHER WORKSHOP ON NATURE-BASED EDUCATION: 10 to 11:30 a.m. July 14, 16, 21 and 23; Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center of Goshen College, 2152 S. 425 W., Albion; register at

“SCORE!: REIMAGINED” MUSIC THEATRE WORKSHOP: July 13 to 26; participants are immersed in all elements of theater; students who have completed grades 6, 7 or 8 and are SCORE! alumni are eligible to apply by July 6; financial aid available; details at


TINKHAM 5K: 8 a.m. July 11; Camp Whitley, 4305 W. Camp Whitley Road, Columbia City; $20 and includes T-shirt and hot breakfast; send check to Camp Whitley, P.O. Box 845, Columbia City, IN 46725; also, a family camp day will be from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. July 11 including lunch, dinner and activities for $15 per person; sign up at by July 6; fundraiser for Camp Whitley.

COMMON BOND: 6 p.m. July 30, Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing St.; featured speaker is Roberto Clemente Jr.; tickets are $100 and include stadium seating and ballpark dinner; buy tickets at by July 24; fundraiser for Erin's House;


HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE SUPPORT GROUP CANCELED: Byron Health Center has canceled the monthly meeting scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Thursday because of pandemic-related restrictions. The next meeting is scheduled for Aug. 6.

MENTAL HEALTH AMERICA OF NORTHEAST INDIANA: New address is 3106 Lake Ave.; phone numbers and other methods of contact remain the same.

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