Waynedale Leisure & Entertainment

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"Beginning Beekeeping" will be presented by the Northeastern Indiana Beekeeper's Association on Thursday, March 21st. This will be held at the NIPSCO Building, 300 East Main Street, Fort Wayne, starting at 7:30pm. Topics covered will be: getting started with honeybees, needed equipment and tools, protective wear, terminology, explanation of the beehive, and resource materials. Experienced beekeepers will be available to answer questions and offer advice. Everyone is welcome to learn about...

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(Recipe courtesy Kenneth Knipstein) 


1 cup peanut butter

1/2 cup honey

1/2 cup wheat germ

1/2 cup coconut

1/2 cup quick oats

powdered sugar


Put the peanut butter and honey in a small bowl. Place on the stove while the oven preheats to 250 degrees. Mix wheat germ, coconut and oats together. Add peanut butter and honey and mix well. Sprinkle some powdered sugar on your cutting board and press the mixture on it forming a rectangle about 6...

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(The following message was taken from THE COURIER, the official messenger of the Anthony Wayne Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America.) 


Our children are being raised in an increasingly sedentary society where physical activity is not the norm. There is little time built in or hectic family schedules for exercise or even walking in the neighborhood as families. Youth who once roamed free in the outdoors playing ball, running through fields...

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LET'S DANCE At an Indian pow wow, you will often hear the Master of Ceremonies announce: "Intertribal - everybody dance!" All are welcome to go around the sacred circle when hearing these words.

The word "dance" to an Indian means that you have gone around the sacred circle, that upon entering the circle you brought only unconditional love into it. Some have gone around the circle on crutches, others being pushed in wheel chairs beside the elders and the young ones, just beginning their...

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Hello pool players here are 3 players from our Playfair Leagues and a little bit about them.

Mike Roush plays out of the Side Pocket. He is a resident of Waynedale. When you see Mike, ask him for a sample of his homemade beef jerky it comes in mild, hot and extra hot.

Andy Sheplak - when he is not playing pool, he is playing golf. Andy drives a school bus for Canterbury Elementary and owns his own drywall business. Which sport are you playing now Andy?

Juana Fuentes plays at Mickey and...

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Dear Curley Sue,

I am starting Chemotherapy for breast cancer and I was wondering when I will lose my hair and how fast it will come back. Do you have any suggestions for me? —Hairless and Hopeless


Dear H.H.

There are new treatments that may not cause you to lose your hair. If you start noticing hair loss, you may consider first a short or "buzz" haircut to ease the trauma a little. When your treatment is finished, you may try massaging your scalp to increase the blood flow. You may...

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