The Journal Gazette
 
 
Friday, July 24, 2020 1:00 am

OUT&ABOUT

COMEDY

SATURDAY

Quinn Patterson and Karen Jaffe – Fort Wayne Comedy Club; Hilton Garden Inn, 8615 U.S. 24 W.; 7:15 p.m. show, $20 advance, $25 at the door; since show has been moved to an off-site location, performance is open to all ages; www.fortwaynecomedyclub.com.

DANCE

FRIDAY

Legion Dance – Melvin Mullins; 7 p.m.; American Legion Post 296, 130 W. Tillman Road; $5; open to public; 456-2988.

MUSEUMS

ALL WEEKEND

Science Central – 1950 N. Clinton St.; regular museum prices, $9 ages 3 to 64, $8 ages 65 and older, free members 2 and younger; hours, 424-2400 or www.sciencecentral.org. Women in Science Day Saturday with speaker Dr. Sarah Vosmeier, who will host a presentation at 11 a.m. Beginning Wednesday, the museum will require all visitors ages 3 and older to wear face masks.

Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory – Ends Nov. 15; “Present Tense, Future Calm”; 1100 S. Calhoun St.; $5 adults, $3 ages 3-17, free ages 2 and younger; hours, 427-6440 or www.botanicalconservatory.org. Iris sale from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday.

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum – “Out of Quarantine” exhibit from special collections, ends mid-October; classic, antique and special-interest cars; 1600 S. Wayne St., Auburn; info at 260-925-1444 or www.automobilemuseum.org.

TODAY AND SATURDAY

The History Center – 302 E. Berry St.; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and first Sunday of the month; call 426-2882 or go to www.fwhistorycenter.com.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

Veterans National Memorial Shrine and Museum – 2122 O'Day Road; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Thursday; free admission; grounds open 24/7 or museum by appointment by calling 267-5022; www.honoringforever.org.

RECREATION

ALL WEEKEND

Chalk It Up! – 2 to 8 p.m. daily; visitors can draw, learn or teach to draw with chalk throughout the park; Promenade Park, 202 W. Superior St.

SUNDAY

Open skate – 4:45 to 6:45 p.m. Sunday and 5:45 to 7:45 p.m. Wednesday; Thunder Ice Arena, Trine University, Angola; $7 to skate, $3 skate rental.

TUESDAY

Trek the Trails – 6 p.m.; Swinney Park West trailhead, meet in the parking lot at Northeast Drive; to register for ride, go to www.surveymonkey.com/r/TrekTheTrails.

SOMETHING DIFFERENT

FRIDAY

Johnnie Mae Farm Market – 2 to 6 p.m.; Renaissance Pointe Neighborhood, 2518 Winter St.; www.johnniemaefarm.org.

SATURDAY

Zanesville Lions Club Homespun Day Festival – Car show, parade and horse and wagon rides; car registration from 8:30 a.m. to noon; parade at 10 a.m.; Zanesville.

YLNI Farmers Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; corner of Barr and Wayne streets; ends Sept. 26.

Fort Wayne's Farmers Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Parkview Field, 216 W. Douglas St.; vendors will be outside on the concourse through Saturday.

Wabash Farmers Market – 8 a.m. to noon; downtown Wabash; ends Sept. 26.

South Side Farmers Market – 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.; 3300 Warsaw St.; ends Dec. 19; face masks are required.

Parlor City Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Court House Plaza, downtown Bluffton.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

Van Wert Railroad Heritage Weekend – 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday; Van Wert County Fairgrounds, 1055 S. Washington St., Van Wert, Ohio; $6 for adults and free for ages 12 and younger; two-day admission $8.

SUNDAY

River Drums One 2020 – 12:45 to 3:30 p.m.; Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza; opening ceremony at 12:45 p.m., followed by singing performances, Pineapple Project dancers with Fort Wayne Dance Collective, Middle Eastern Drumming and Dancing by Adam Riviere and Lauren Conklin and Celtic music.

TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY

Shipshewana Flea Market – 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 345 S. Van Buren St., Shipshewana; ends Sept. 30.

WEDNESDAY

Salomon Farmers Market – 4 to 4:30 p.m. for seniors and those who are high risk and 4:30 to 7 p.m. for general public; Salomon Farm Park, 817 W. Dupont Road; ends Sept. 2.

Music, Market and Munchies – 5 to 8 p.m.; Schnelker Park, 956 Park Ave., New Haven; local vendors, food trucks and music; ends July 29.

McCormick Place Heal Farm Market – 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.; 3005 McCormick Ave.; masks are required.

THURSDAY

Parkview Health Greenhouse Heal Farm Market – 4 to 6 p.m.; 1716 Beacon St.; masks are required.


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