Fort Wayne Chick-fil-A Collects Shoebox Gifts for Needy Children

WHAT: A special collection day with Fort Wayne Chick-fil-A restaurant and Operation Christmas Child, a project that sends millions of gift-filled shoeboxes to needy children overseas. Anyone who drops off a shoebox gift filled with small items such as school supplies, toys and hygiene items will receive a coupon for a free Chick-fil-A chicken sandwich ...

100TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION ON FRIDAY IN WABASH

100TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION ON FRIDAY IN WABASH
Dessie Sturgeon will celebrate her 100th birthday Friday during a party at Autumn Ridge Rehabilitation Centre, where she has lived the past two years. The party will start at 2 p.m. at Autumn Ridge Rehabilitation Centre, located at 600 Washington Street. Her family, other residents and staff will help her celebrate. MEDIA IS INVITED TO ...

10th Annual Wine Opener moves to Sweetwater

10th Annual Wine Opener moves to Sweetwater
After a decade, the Fort Wayne Wine Opener has aged to perfection. The Indiana Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation welcomes you to Sweetwater’s campus on Saturday, November 16, 2013 7:30-10:00 p.m. (VIP reception 6:00-7:30p.m.) for the 10th Annual Fort Wayne Wine Opener! The Wine Opener is a national tasting series that benefits the Cystic ...

FORT WAYNE SPORT CLUB TO HOST GERMAN CHRISTMAS SHOW

FORT WAYNE SPORT CLUB TO HOST GERMAN CHRISTMAS SHOW
Fort Wayne, IN, – The 2013 German Christmas Show will be held in Fort Wayne on Friday, December 13th. Fort Wayne Sport Club, located at 3102 Ardmore Ave, Fort Wayne, will host the unique event. This annual German Holiday celebration will have a Beef Rouladen and Apple Almond Chicken dinner beginning at 5:30 p.m. with ...

FORT WAYNE SPORT CLUB CONTINUES TO HOST MONTHLY FISH FRIES

Traditional German Activity Returns as Winter Approaches Fort Wayne, IN, – A Fish Fry will be held in Fort Wayne on Friday, November 22nd, starting at 4:30 p.m. Fort Wayne Sport Club, located at 3102 Ardmore Ave in Fort Wayne, will host the event. Come join in on the fun and enjoy another fall fish ...

Young Africans Choir in Town on November 22

Friday, November 22, 2013 7:00 pm St. Joseph United Methodist Church 6004 Reed Rd Fort Wayne, IN 46835-2215 Tel: (260) 485-9681 <tel:%28260%29%20485-9681> The Young Africans are a gifted group of singers, musicians and dancers who were all once a part of the world-renowned African Children’s Choir. Now 20-22 years old and more talented than ever, ...

First Ever Lions Eye-Dol to Showcase Local Talent

First Ever Lions Eye-Dol  to Showcase Local Talent
Fort Wayne —The Fort Wayne Dupont Lions Club announces the results of the first round of qualifiers for its first ever “Lions Eye-Dol” competition. “Lions Clubs International is known for its dedication to community service,” explains chapter president Courtney Cohen, “and as a new club, we were searching for a unique project to help fund ...

Everyone Local Can Give Vets a Free Haircut

When we see men and women in military uniforms, many of us want to walk up and thank them for devoting their lives to preserve our freedom. Now, you can show our appreciation by awarding active or retired U.S. military members a free haircut. It’s all part of the “Thank a Veteran” promotion from Great ...

Toasting Clean Water

Toasting Clean Water
Fort Wayne, Ind. – Mayor Tom Henry along with members of the City Council, City Utilities staff members, engineering students form Northrop High School and IPFW, project engineering and construction crews, civic leaders and Fort Wayne residents, lifted their glass in a toast to clean water this afternoon at the Three Rivers Water Filtration Plant. ...

Local Resident Becomes Consultant with Tastefully Simple

HUNTINGTON, IN (Grassroots Newswire) October 23, 2013 – Shallie Brown of Huntington has become an independent consultant with Tastefully Simple Inc., a national direct sales company featuring more than 60 delicious, easy-to-prepare foods. As an independent business owner, Brown offers delicious food samples at home taste-testing parties, along with easy ideas for everyday meals, recipes, ...

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum Presents “Night of the White Gloves”

(AUBURN) – The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum invites the public to attend the first ever “Night of the White Gloves” on Friday, November 8, 2013 from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. This is an evening where guests can wear a pair of white gloves, provided by the Museum, and touch selected automobiles in the ...

Honeysuckle Daze at Fox Island County Park

The public is invited to Fox Island County Park next week, November 4th-8th, 2013, from 10:00am-4:00pm for Honeysuckle Daze. Become a volunteer weed warrior with the Allen County Parks Staff and help them fight off the honeysuckle shrub. Honeysuckle is a non-native, invasive, shrub species that can reach a height of 3-6m and stem of ...

USF debuting “Larry Cat in Space” planetarium show

FORT WAYNE, Ind.—The product of a year’s work by the Schouweiler Planetarium staff at the University of Saint Francis, the debut of “Larry Cat in Space,” will be offered this weekend as part of the university’s Fall Planetarium Weekend. “Larry Cat in Space” is a playful, imaginative cartoon about an inquisitive cat who takes a ...

What’s Happening at the Botanical Conservatory in November

Slightly Used Pumpkin and Gourd Sale November 1 – 10 Everything must go! Still need some décor for fall? Come down and choose from our selection of pumpkins and gourds available in the Sales Garden. While they last, you can also choose from our extra-large pumpkins and corn shocks. It’s all priced to move and ...

USF hosting free public lecture on beatification of Blessed Maria Theresia Bonzel

FORT WAYNE, Ind.— The School of Arts and Sciences and Department of Philosophy and Theology at the University of Saint Francis will host a free lecture, “The Relevance of Blessed Maria Theresia Bonzel and her Beatification,” on Sunday, Nov. 17 at 3 p.m. in Gunderson Auditorium, Achatz Hall of Science. Sisters of St. Francis who ...

Circle of Lights: installation Nov. 9 & lighting event Nov. 29

Circle of Lights: installation Nov. 9 & lighting event Nov. 29
100,000 spectators. 4,784 colored lights. 52 garland strands. 52 larger-than-life decorations. 51 years. One must-see holiday tradition! For 51 years, thousands of spectators have gathered Downtown at Monument Circle to see the most spectacular holiday display illuminate. Indy’s most beloved holiday tradition is here again. Circle of Lights® presented by the Contractors of Quality Connection ...

Baer Field Stock Car Banquet – NEXT SATURDAY

Baer Field Stock Car Banquet - NEXT SATURDAY
Just a reminder, the 2013 Baer Field Speedway Awards banquet will be held NEXT SATURDAY, November 2, at Don Hall’s Guesthouse on Washington Center Rd. Trophies will be awarded to the TOP-TEN in each class plus “Rookie of the Year” and other specialty awards. We will also present the Top-Gun Series awards to the top-three ...

Hand Jive comes to Artworks Galleria

Hand Jive comes to Artworks Galleria
(Fort Wayne IN) Artworks is pleased to announce the latest “Autumn Song” Collection from Hand Jive Clothing will be available at the gallery from November 10th through November 17th. We’ll be kicking off this limited engagement with a special shopping event… Champagne Shopping Reception Sunday, November 10th Noon to 5pm These popular, free-flowing fashions are ...

Family Halloween Fun At Camp Scott

Fort Wayne, Indiana– A night of safe and not so scary Halloween fun will take place for children under the age of 12 at the Camp Scott Wetlands. The first ever, Halloween at the Wetlands, will be Monday October 28, 2013 from 7:00 -9:00pm. The Camp Scott Wetlands are located at 3615 Oxford Street. The ...

Museum Hosts FREE Trunk or Treat Event

(AUBURN) – The Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum is once again calling all cowboys, ghouls, witches, clowns, princesses and other costumed kids ages 14 years old and under to “Trunk or Treat” at the museum on Sunday, October 27 from 1 – 3 p.m. This FREE event is open to the public, but parents must ...