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.

Tessi Tonka (Jim Fox’s Lakota name) dancing at his Indian Adoption Ceremony.  All may dance.



The Head Man and Woman dancer is an honor position for a pow wow, and they are selected by a committee. No, it does not mean they are the best dancers; however, they may well be. It means they are respected in the community of Indians and non-Indians. They do things in a good way. They lead out all the dances. They are beacons of the Creator's love and light. All may dance in the circle with them. What you will feel is joy, happiness, peace and an understanding of the...


This ugly duckling is taking flight. Check out the current production "Honk" by Edwards Production Inc. "Grandma Sylvia's Funeral", an interactive audience participation show, was the last performance by Edwards Production, a traveling community theatre group based out of Fort Wayne, Indiana. They travel to various towns in both Indiana and Ohio with a mission of bringing actors, both new and old, together to both educate and entertain, while having fun in the process.

Honk! is their...



by Paul Moore


March is when our Spring begins,
The crocus blooms, the rain descends.
But don't put on your summer thins,
For March is not when Winter ends.



by Leroy Partin


I once had a friend, a very good friend;
His given name was Bill.
Lived way back in Kentucky,
On top of a big old hill.


Bill never did much of anything;
Drank a little moonshine now and then.
Never knew where he was going;
Hardly knew where he had been.


Bill never trusted anyone,...


On Sunday, April 7th from noon to 4pm Ace Tent and Party Supplies, 7673 Bluffton Road (next to the American Legion Post #241) will be having a Family Fun Day and everyone is invited. There will be games for the kids, food and entertainment for everyone. This event will be free.

"Puttin' on the Ritz", a bridal luncheon, will be offered by Ace Tent and Picture Perfect Catering. Ace Tent Rental and Picture Perfect Catering will be available for any questions you may have regarding weddings...



Boy Scouts of America is very pleased to see the passage of the Boy Scouts of America Equal Access Act. The Act, which was signed into law by President Bush on January 8, 2002, prevents a public school or other educational agency from refusing to allow Boy Scouts equal access to school facilities for the purpose of holding meetings. Scouting always has had a constitutional right to equal access in public schools, but now the Department of Education is required...


Dear Curley Sue,

I am trying to get my hair long for my wedding. I heard if I cut it it will grow faster- is that true?

Bride to be


Dear Bride,

No- cutting your hair will not make it grow faster. BUT- if you trim it every so often the ends will not split and you will see length. Your hair will also look healthier as you go through the awkward stages. Keep conditioning it so it will be healthy. Remember- hair grows 1/2 inch a month!!

Curley Sue


Dear Curley Sue,

I color my hair...


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