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Wednesday, March 16, 2016 1:38 am



• “Chain Reaction Challenge: Gravity Works” will allow attendees to build a Rube Goldberg Machine from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza. “Discover 3-D Printing” will be offered at 2 p.m. Tuesday.

• “Crafty as a Fox: Cardboard Construction” will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Hessen Cassel Branch, 3030 Paulding Road.

• “Which Stitch” will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Little Turtle Branch, 2201 Sherman Blvd. The meeting is open to anyone who likes to knit, crochet, embroider or needlepoint.

• “Maker Monday” will be at 3:30 p.m. Monday for ages 11 to 15 at New Haven Branch, 648 Green St., New Haven. To register, call 421-1345.

• “Sit and Stitch” will meet at 4:30 p.m. Thursday at the Pontiac Branch, 2215 S. Hanna St.

• “The Lab,” a program on creating digital media for ages 12 to 18, will be at 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Tecumseh Branch, 1411 E. State Blvd.

• “Yarn Lover’s Gathering” will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at Woodburn Branch, 4701 Indiana 101 N., Woodburn.

CHOIR BOARD ELECTED: The following officers have been named to the Fort Wayne Children’s Choir as board of directors for the 2015-2015 season: Carrie Minnich, chair; Justin Shurley, vice-chair; Meg Ryan, secretary; and Tony Strickler, treasurer. New members include Mitch McKinney, Kathryn Lemish, Stephanie Taylor, Kevin Christianson and Michael Ross.


• Artworks the Galleria of Fine Art, 4110 W. Jefferson Blvd., will offer the class, “Tuesdays with Nazar Harran: Variations of the Abstract,” from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Cost is $45. To register, call 387-6943.

• The Community Arts Academy, a division of the College of Visual and Performing Arts at IPFW, begins instruction in theatre and art for students in grades 6 to 12 beginning Monday at the IPFW campus. For information, go to, or contact Gary Lanier at 481-6977. 

FILM CREATED: Fort Wayne native Greg Locke, a resident of New York, will have his movie “Forever Into Space” screened at the Indy Film Fest and Gen Con. For information, go to

WARNER TO BE FEATURED: Natalie Warner and her business, the Rolling Pin Bakehouse, will be featured in “A Few Good Pie Places,” a PBS documentary about pie, at 8 p.m. Aug. 25 on PBS 39.

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