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Journal Gazette top videos for week of June 18, 2016

The Journal Gazette
Each week, Journal Gazette photographers bring events into focus. 


Their top video picks of events happening in and around Fort Wayne for the week of June 18, 2016:



2016 National Square Dance Convention

Guests enjoyed dancing during the 2016 National Square Dance Convention at the Grand Wayne Convention Center in downtown Fort Wayne on Saturday June 18, 2016.

Journal Gazette video by Rachel Von


Storytime on the bridge

The first Storytime on the Bridge was held on Tuesday, June 21, 2016. Storytime on the Bridge offers kids of all ages songs, great stories, silly rhymes and lots of smiles on the Historic Wells Street Bridge. Story time begins at 10:30 a.m. and lasts until 11 a.m. Families are encouraged to bring their own blankets or chairs.

Journal Gazette video by Cathie Rowand


Make Music Day

Make Music Day was held at Freimann Square, on Wednesday, June 22, 2016, where attendees could listen to music, visit hands-on activity tents, including a new music technology tent, a jam zone and a kids craft area for constructing instruments out of recycled materials.

Journal Gazette video by Michelle Davies


Backstage Pass at Fort Wayne Children's Zoo

The Fort Wayne Children's Zoo offered guest a behind-the-scene look at some of the operations at various locations around the zoo during Backstage Pass Day on Thursday, June 23, 2016. Guests were given access into employee-only areas to see the Dr. Diversity Reptile habitat, the zoo commissary where animal meals are made, the alligator housing area and in for a look at the top of the aquarium tanks in The Reef. 

Journal Gazette video by Chad Ryan


Greekfest 2016

Greekfest 2016 opened at Headwaters Park on Friday, June 24, 2016 to a huge lunch crowd full of hungry folks looking for gyros, Greek salads, grilled octopus, chicken souvlaki, spanakopita, and baklava among numerous other Greek food and beverage offerings. The crowd was entertained by musicians and traditional dancers.

Journal Gazette video by Chad Ryan

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