Camps, classes, seminars
•PET PARENTING CLASSES: For dog owners, 6-7:30 p.m. Aug. 6 at Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control, 3020 Hillegas Road, and 6-7:30 p.m. Thursday and Aug. 16 at H.O.P.E. for Animals, 1333 Maycrest Drive. Registration: Allison Miller at 427-5511 or Allison.Miller@cityoffortwayne.org.
•MATERIALS SCIENCE CAMP FOR TEACHERS: July 30-Aug. 3, Ivy Tech Community College, Student Life Center, 4900 St. Joe Road. Free and teacher receive a $500 stipend afterward. Registration: http://ivytech.edu/northeast/teachers or contact Ann Travis at 480-4118 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
•LEVEL 2 REIKI TRAINING: 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Aug. 11, The Catalpa Tree Shops, 13405 Main Street, Grabill. $70. 627-7027.
•ANNUAL RESPONSIBLE DOG OWNERSHIP DAY: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 8, Shoaff Park, Conklin Pavilion. Dog show 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
•ANCESTRY: THE BEGINNER'S WAY TO SEARCH: Learn how to search Ancestry.com, 10 a.m. July 28, Allen County Public Library, Genealogy Center, 900 Library Plaza.
•LEARN TO CURL: 1:30-4 p.m. Sunday, Lutheran Health Sports Center, 3869 Ice Way Drive. Free. Wear warm, comfortable clothing, such as sweatpants and sweatshirts. Hats and gloves are also recommended. Reservations suggested, but not required: 438-0689 or email email@example.com.
•BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO VITAL RECORDS: 10 a.m. Aug. 25, Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room A, 900 Library Plaza. Registration: 421-1255.
•FREE IN-STORE CLINICS FOR WOMEN: Habitat for Humanity and Lowe's housing clinics for women, 6:30-8 p.m., Lowe's, 2105 N. Main St., Bluffton. Aug. 6: Installing exterior siding. Sept. 10: Installing roofing shingles. Oct. 8: Installing insulation and drywall. Nov. 2: Finish interior paint and trim. Free. 1-877-560-7210 for more information.
•GET CHECKING WORKSHOPS: Aug. 14, Sept. 18, Oct. 22, Nov. 19 and Dec. 10, Allen County Extension Office, 4001 Crescent Ave. Free. Registration: 481-6826.
•DEPRESSION/BI-POLAR + 12: 12-step program for those living with both conditions, 7 p.m. Thursdays, First Presbyterian Church, Room 303, 300 W. Wayne St. Information: Marilee Stroud at 312-6069 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
•FORT WAYNE DUPLICATE BRIDGE CLUB: Open house, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, East State Professional Park, 4618 East State, Suite 101.
•BOB LEIMAN TOASTMASTERS CLUB: 6 p.m. Monday, Pizza Hut, Northcrest Shopping Center, 701 Coliseum Blvd. E. 422-8572.
•DEMOCRATIC LUNCHEON CLUB: 11:30 a.m. fourth Wednesday of each month (except December), Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 857, 2202 W. Main St. 422-8572.
•IT IS WELL WITH MY SOUL EVENTS: F.U.N. (Folks Uniting Nowadays) breakfast, 8-9:30 a.m. Aug. 10, Link's Wonderland 1711 Creighton Ave.
•GARAGE SALE: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday; 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, 4700 Vance Ave.
•GARAGE SALE: 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday; 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, Queen of Angels Activities Center, 1600 W. State Blvd.
•FUNDRAISER: Benefiting Orlan Holmes' medical bills, 11 a.m.-midnight Tuesday, Quaker Steak & Lube, 407 Coliseum Blvd. W. Present flyer or tell server to donate a portion of the bill to the fundraiser. Contact Crystal Holmes at email@example.com or 418-0017.
•BARBECUE CHICKEN DINNER: 5-9 p.m. July 26, Allen County Fairgrounds, 2627 Carroll Road. $8 adults, $5 children.
•JERK LEAGUE GOLF OUTING: 8 a.m. Aug. 4, Colonial Oaks Golf Course, 8218 Huguenard Road. $240 a team. 413-0734 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
•GOLF OUTING: Benefiting Titus Stults' medical bills, 11 a.m. Aug. 4, Brookwood Golf Course, 10304 Bluffton Road. $100. Checks payable to Titus Foundation, 704 Snowfall Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46819. Donations: Jarrod Stults at 414-1486 or email email@example.com or Camille Garrison at 415-7741 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
•NEIGHBORHOOD BAR-B-QUE: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 4, Shepherd of the City Lutheran Church, 1301 S. Anthony Blvd. Proceeds benefit the church's neighborhood ministry. Call 422-3790 to place advance orders.
•SETON MIRACLE MILES 5K RUN/WALK: 8 a.m. Aug. 11, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, 10700 Aboite Center Road. Pre-registration fee due Aug. 3: 20 years and older, $10 and one canned good; 19 years and younger, $5 and one canned good. Race day registration: 20 years and older, $15 and one canned good; 19 years and younger, $10 and one canned good. Benefits St. Mary's Soup Kitchen and Franciscan Center.
•GOLF OUTING: 1 p.m. Aug. 12, Cherry Hill Golf Course. $65; proceeds benefit local Habitat for Humanity and a school in Sierra Leone. Good Shepherd United Methodist Church: Jerry Isch at 490-9025.
•BISHOP LUERS HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 2007: 7-10 p.m. Saturday, Thirsty Camel. Contact Adam Bouthot at 414-8512.
•HILLCREST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL ALUMNI CLASS REUNION: 1-4 p.m. Aug. 11, Lakeside Pavilion 1. All classes invited. Bring family, picnic lunch, drinks (no alcohol) and photos. Cake will be provided.
•USS MADDOX DESTROYER ASSOCIATION (DD731, DD622 AND DD168): Reunion dates: Aug. 16-19, Reno, Nev. Contact Dennis Stokhaug, 571 W. 14562 Hidden Creek Court, Muskego, WI 53150. Phone: 1-262-679-9409. Email: email@example.com.
•NORTH SIDE HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1962: BYOB pre-party at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 17 at Fort Wayne Marriott. Reunion celebration at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 18 at Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave. $50 a person includes parking, dinner and entertainment. Information and reservations: Kirby Miller at 1-260-665-5747.
•CENTRAL CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1962: 6-10 p.m. Aug. 17, VFW, 2202 W. Main St. Dinner Aug. 18 at Ceruti's, 6601 Innovation Blvd. Information: Patty Hartman-Hoeppner at 422-7083.
•NORTH SIDE HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1957: Sept. 7-9. Banquet at 7 p.m. Sept. 7; downtown touring Sept. 8; Be a Tourist in Your Own Hometown Sept. 9. Reservations: 623-3211 or email firstname.lastname@example.org by Aug. 10.
•USS LONG BEACH CGN-9 ASSOCIATION: Sept. 8-16, Embassy Suites, 1445 Lake Cook Road, Deerfield, Ill. Call Mary Sklena at 1-847-945-4500 and use group reservation code CGN by Aug. 13. For information, contact Don Shade, 299 Kiantone Road, Lot 92, Jamestown, N.Y. 14701-9370, or call 1-866-352-2469 or 1-716-569-2314, or email email@example.com, or visit www.usslongbeach-assoc.org.
•USS COLUMBUS CA-74/CG-12/SSN-762: Sept. 12-16, Holiday Inn Portland Airport, Portland, Ore. Shipmates who served are encouraged to contact Allen R. Hope, president, 3828 Hobson Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46815-4505, or call 486-2221 8 a.m.-5 p.m., or fax 492-9771, or email Hope4391@frontier.com.
•CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1957: Sept. 14, Guesthouse, 1313 W. Washington Center Road. Maggie Nelson Burke at 749-0098 or Dave Black at 637-5756.
•CENTRAL CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1972: Sept. 15, Deer Park Irish Pub. Submit new address information to Barb Charais at firstname.lastname@example.org or through Facebook. General questions: Mary Ann (Arnold) Horn at 271-5009 or Sarah (Gebhard) Helmke at 638-4158.
•ELMHURST HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1977: Sept. 22, Comfort Inn & Suites, 5775 Coventry Lane. Nancy Rush at email@example.com.
•BISHOP LUERS CLASS OF 1972: Oct. 13, Parkview Field. Updated information on Facebook at BLHS-72.
•NEW HAVEN HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 1972: 7 p.m. Oct. 27, Rack & Helen's Bar and Grill Banquet Room, 525 Broadway St. New Haven. If you have not received a save the date postcard, please call 493-3277.
FOURTH WEEK OF EVERY MONTH:
Monday: 4-7 p.m., Denise Smith, D.O., St. Joseph Medical Group, 1211 W. State Blvd.
Tuesday: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. and 4-7 p.m., Parkview Hospital Super Shot Clinic, 1818 Carew St., Suite 300.
Wednesday: 4-7 p.m., Anthony Medical Center, 5717 S. Anthony Blvd.
Thursday: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Anthony Medical Center, 5717 S. Anthony Blvd. 4-7 p.m., Emanuel Lutheran Church, 800 Green St., New Haven.
Saturday: 9 a.m.-noon, Parkview FirstCare, 3909 New Vision Drive.
•GRAND RAPIDS, MICH.: Aug. 24, American Quilters Society quilt show. $55. Solid Waste Department — city of Fort Wayne: Kathy Norris at 490-9097 or firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday.
•INDIANAPOLIS: Aug. 24-25, Women of Faith Conference. $195 double occupancy, $175 triple occupancy. 447-6036.
•BRANSON, MO.: Oct. 14-20, Branson Show Extravaganza, including The Brett Family Show, The Red Skelton Tribute Show, The Duttons Show, The Baldknobbers Jamboree Show and “Joseph.” $679 double occupancy, with $75 deposit. Volunteer Center @ RSVP: 424-3505 by Aug. 8.
•HAWAIIAN ISLANDS: Nov. 29-Dec. 6. Reservations: 1-260-724-2145, 589-3913 or 639-3809, Ext. 4397.
•KISSIMEE, FLA.: Jan. 4-Feb. 10, visiting Busch Gardens, Sea World, Disney Boardwalk, Arabian Nights, lion safari, Tarpon Springs, Osceola Center for the Arts, lunch at Gaylord Palms. $2,899 double occupancy, $3,799 single occupancy, with $100 deposit. Volunteer Center @ RSVP: 424-3505.