Waynedale Leisure & Entertainment

Kick back and relax, you deserve it! All of the stories in this section are unique, original entertainment by our local Waynedale, (Fort Wayne) Indiana columnists, created just especially for you. Our columnists love to hear from their dedicated readers, view our columnist's biographies and e-mail them here.

Dear Cousin,

 

One of the most awe-inspiring events of summer is a thunderstorm that comes at dusk. The sky turns to a steely gray, and away in the distance is heard the faint growl of thunder. Wind begins to blow away the heat of the day, and the trees begin a joyous dance. Leaves flutter in excited anticipation as the storm moves nearer. There is a lull in the wind and the first spatter of raindrops fall on the ground.

From the shelter of the front porch, we watch the summer...

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This year the Mihsihkinaahkwa Powwow Committee is very pleased to offer Native American Arts & Crafts Workshops during the week prior to the powwow.

Since this is a new undertaking for them, they will be starting out with 4, one-day classes. If this proves to be popular, they expect to be able to increase the number of classes available next year.

The workshops will be held in the enclosed pavilion at the front area of Morsches Park in Columbia City, IN. Classes will be from Tuesday, August...

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STRINGS ATTACHED 

 

There is a string attached to something that I love to do, and I'm going to share it with you because I love you. It is guaranteed to make you smile and run and jump with joy. Why, you can even run into the wind and feel your spirit soaring and dancing among the clouds. It tugs at your heart strings and promises to untangle any and all knots. I get excited just thinking about it! Just think about being able to run into the wind with a big smile on your face - running...

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Pansy Williams is a lady with a passion for quilting. She grew up the youngest of ten children. Her mother said you must learn how to "cook and sew." She had one last chance to make a "domestic engineer." Pansy, was the one.

She was married to Don Williams in 1960 and got into that role right away! Over the years, three little girls joined the family. When the youngest one went to high school in 1984, Pansy said, "What am I going to do with myself?"

Then she found an ad for Adult Education...

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Kalene Powell won fourth place in the stock division 65th All-American soapbox derby last Saturday, July 27th. 148 local winners competed in the stock division. Kalene was only one photo finish away from having a chance to win the championship. Then she won the three-car "run-off" race for forth, fifth and sixth. All of the details of this stock division race as well as other division, super stock and masters can be seen on the AASBD web site at www.aasbd.org.

Electronic Mail

 

Many people who are online also have an e-mail address. Some of you probably have more than one e-mail address. An e-mail address that you use for work and one for home, This is very important because your work e-mail address should probably be used for only work. Many employers are cracking down on "government use" of the business e-mail and internet connection. "Government Use:" meaning no for actual business purposes.

Employers can terminate an employee for using the...

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