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JUNE 21, 2013 - COMMUNITY CALENDAR

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Editors Note: The Community Calendar is a free announcement service for non-profit and not-for-profit organizations' events. Although this is a free service provided please consider a $5 to $10 donation per issue to keep this service and your local paper available.
The Waynedale News receives an abundance of press releases and articles for each issue. Information that has a focus on Waynedale is given the highest priority. We try to evaluate all submissions on a timely basis.

ANNUAL GOLF OUTING
When: Saturday
September 7
1pm Shotgun Start
Where:
Brookwood Golf Course
Bluffton Rd.
Cost: $75/person
Includes green fees, cart, range balls, 6 drink tickets and food
Hole sponsorship: $150/hole
Register by: September 2
Call: Alumni Office
260-456-1261 x3040
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JA ADVENTURE QUEST
Why: Fundraiser for Jr Achievement
When: Friday
June 28
2pm-5:30pm
Where: City-wide
Teams of 2 or 4 compete for awards or just fun
Venues test your physical and mental skills
Cost: $250 per 4 person team or $125 per 2 person team
Register: www.jani.org
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Contact: Stephen Hilker
260-496-1766
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EUCHRE
When: Tuesdays
7pm
Where: 4940 Bluffton Rd.
Who: Fraternal
Order Of Eagles 248
THE LONGEST DAY
Why: Raise awareness for Alzheimer's
When: Friday, June 21
10 a.m - 10 p.m.
Where:
3400 N Anthony Blvd
Contact:
Sarah Jane's Yarn Shoppe
260-471-9276
Add'l: The Longest Day is a sunrise-to-sunset team event on June 21 to raise funds to fuel the care, support and research efforts of the Alzheimer's Association.
In Fort Wayne, a team of knitters at Sarah Jane's Yarn Shoppe will join The Longest Day to show those facing Alzheimer's disease that they are not alone.
Anyone can join the group free of charge.
Knitting experience is not required.
For more information, visit thelongestday.alz.org

PIZZA NIGHT
Why: Fundraiser
When: Saturday
June 22
Where: American Legion
Post 241
7605 Bluffton Rd.
Contact: Teresa's Pizza
Pre-orders appreciated call
415-7329 or 747-7851

ZANESVILLE LIONS CLUB 5K RACE
When: Sat.
June 22
8am
1-mile Fun Run
kids 12 and under
$1
8:15am
5K Run/Walk
$10 Pre-race
Entries before June 13th
$15 Race day
9am
Awards
Where: Zanesville United Methodist Church
Contact:
Ken Edwards
260-638-4327

BISON BONANZA
BASH 5K
When: Sat. June 22 8am
1-mile Fun Run
kids 12 and under $1 8am
5K Stampede $10 Pre-race
Entries before June 13th
$15 Race day 9am
Awards:
1-mile Fun Run
1st, 2nd, 3rd Place Male/Female 5K
T-shirts
Where: Zanesville United Methodist Church
Contact:
Myra Myrtle
260-273-1686

THANK YOU WAYNEDALE
Who: Riverside Canoe Outfitters
What: Camping & canoeing on White River
When: Now through Labor Day
Where: 7109 S. River Rd.
Daleville, IN
Contact: 765-378-1388

VENDORS WANTED AT CRAFT BAZAAR
Who: Allen County 4-H Fairgrounds
When: October 26
9am – 2pm
Contact: Information or to book booth space please contact Chad
260-704-0765

PAPER GATOR
RECYCLE BIN
Who: Avalon Food Pantry
When: Now!
Where: 1500 Lower Huntington Rd.
Church office
Cost: Free
Info: Help the food pantry
We will receive payment for paper.
Accepted: Newspaper, mail, office paper, phone books, magazines, paper books, catalogues, computer paper, all kinds of paper!
NO grocery bags or cardboard.
Contact: 747-1531
or 414-8391

HELP STOP
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE
Who:
Heather's Story
Who: Throughout the year
Where:
Bishop Luer's High School
333 E. Paulding Rd.
Cost: Tax receipt will be provided for each gown or dress brought in
Info: We are collecting formal wear that we will resell for $25
With each gown sold, pointers and signs of what to look for in an abusive relationship will be attached. All monies collected will be used to Domestic Violence organization, bring in speakers to share their stories and/or purchase educational materials to use in the classroom.
Contact: Joni Kuhn
260-615-4831

WANT TO HONOR A VETERAN?
Who:
Korean War Veterans Association
Indiana Chapter One
Info: You can do so by placing a Memorial brick on the beautiful walkway Shrine on O'Day Road in Fort Wayne.
Contact: Ron
260-493-7569

SUPPORT GROUP
Who: Fathers United for Equal Rights
When: 2nd & 4th Mondays
7:30pm
Where: IHOP on Coliseum
Info: Support group for divorce, paternity, visitation, support and custody
Contact: Bob Fraser
260-493-9788

ACCEPTING APPS FOR VOLUNTEER EMTS & FIREFIGHTERS
Who: Poe Volunteer Fire Department
When: Mon, Wed, Fri
7am – 7pm
Where: 3619 E. Yoder Rd.
Info: Accepting volunteers
Contact: Stop by the office
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403-1041

LITTLE RIVER RAMBLERS
Who:
Little River
Wetlands Project
When: Tuesdays
9am – 11am
Where: Eagle Marsh Barn
6801 Engle Road
Cost: Free
Info: Explore the preserve's interesting plants and wildlife
Contact: Betsy Yankowiak
478-2515

ME-'N-U COMMUNITY MEALS
Who: Aldersgate
When: Every Thursday
6pm to 7 pm
Where: Aldersgate Community
2417 Getz Road
Phone: 432-1524

FURNISHING HELP TO REBUILD LIVES
Who: Mustard Seed Furniture Bank
When: Monday – Friday
10am – 4pm
Where: Drop off
3636 Illinois Rd.
Info: Bring in bed linens, extra blankets and towels and miscellaneous kitchen items
Also accepting furniture and goods
Contact: 260-471-5802 ext 5

SWEET ADELINES TOWNS OF HARMONY CHORUS
When: Mondays
6:30pm – 9pm
Where: 5120 Speedway Drive
Info: Real Women
Real Harmony, Real Fun
Contact: 260-436-7104 or
townsofharmony.org

MORNING WALKING/WELLNESS PROGRAM
Who: ASH Centre
When: Monday – Friday
8am to 10am
Where: 1701 Freeman St.
Info: Coffee, tea, snacks available

ALZHEIMERS CAREGIVER
SUPPORT GROUP
Who:
Alzheimer's Association
When: 1st Thurs of month
Time: 10am
Where: Waynedale Library
2200 Lower Huntington Rd.
Note:  Meetings are confidential and free of charge
Contact: 415-7741

SOUTHWEST WOMEN'S NETWORKING
Who: Cheryl Friar
Where: Tavern at Coventry
5745 Coventry Lane
When: First Tues of month
4pm – 6pm
Cost: Bring plenty of business cards
Contact: 747-5202

THE KOREAN WAR VETERANS ASSN.
Who:
Korean War Veterans Assn
Indiana Chapter One
When: Monthly
2nd Sat. 10am
Where: Eagles #248
4940 Bluffton Rd.
Info: Food served before and after meeting
Bring friends and spouses!
Contact:
Mary Anna Roemke
260-485-7627

SOUTHSIDE OPTIMIST CLUB MEETING
Where:
Atz's Restaurant
Tillman Road
When: Tuesdays
7am
For more information:
Ron Perkins
747-6186

BAERFIELD TOASTMASTERS
What: Learn speaking and leadership skills
Where: Penguin Point
7303 Winchester Rd.
When: Tuesdays at 6pm
If you need help becoming a confident, effective speaker at your club meetings, this is the place to begin

SOUTHMOOR SINGERS
What: Looking for singers to join our ladies choir
When: Practice 9-11am Tuesdays
Come join us!
We are a group of ladies who love to sing and share the gift of music with others
Contact: Call 447-0339 or
744-5034 for more information

GOLDEN KIWANIS
Meet Thursdays
11:30am
Atz's
Ice Cream Shoppe
Tillman Road

WALKERS WELCOME!
Where:
Mount Calvary Lutheran
1819 Reservation Dr
Family Life Center
When: Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
8am
Mrs. Betty Rekeweg checks your blood pressure before & after walking, if desired
A five-minute devotion is provided prior to the start of the program after which a person can walk as long as they desire.

MS SELF HELP GROUP
What: For individuals and family members dealing with MS
When: Group meets the first Monday of each month at 7pm
Where: Fort Wayne Rehabilitation Hospital
7970 West Jefferson Blvd.
Contact: Call 637-3820 for more information

SUPPORT OUR TROOPS
What: Pro Troops Rally
Where: Across from the Allen County Courthouse
When:
First Sat of month
12pm to 1pm
This event is to let our troops know that we haven't forgotten about them
Please bring flags and signs
For more information:
Rex Mercer
260-609-3461

QUIET WARRIORS
CHAPTER MEETING
Who:
Quiet Warriors Chapter
Korean War Veterans Association
Where: Eagles #248
4940 Bluffton Road
When: 1st Sat of month
8am
For more information:
747-0601

FORT WAYNE
WRITERS FORUM
What: Talkabouts, prose & poetry
Where: Towne House
2209 St. Joe Road
When: First Tues of month
7pm
For more information:
486-3912

FISH AND TENDERLOIN SUPPER
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
When: First and Third
Friday of the month
5pm - 7pm
Where: 5703 Bluffton Rd.
Southwest
Conservation Club
Contact: 747-4677

TRAP AND SKEET SHOOT
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
When: Second and Fourth
Sunday of the month
12:30pm until close
Where: 5703 Bluffton Rd.
Southwest
Conservation Club
Contact: 747-4677

FREE BINGO
Who: Kingston Healthcare
When: Second Wednesday
9am – 10am
Where: Chik-fil-A
Jefferson Pointe
Info: 15% of all sales go to Alzheimer's Association
Contact: 260-747-1523
Camille Garrison
Laura Chatham

MONTHLY MEETING
Who: Disorderly Bear Den
When: First Thurs of month
Where: Community Center
233 W. Main Street
Info: Teens, LISTEN up!
Contact: Donna
260-409-9886

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