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Wednesday, November 28, 2012 - 12:01 am


HOLIDAY BAZAAR: 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Wawasee Middle School, 9850 North State Road 13, Syracuse. Refreshments available 6 a.m.-2 p.m.

COOKIE WALK: 8:30 a.m.-noon Saturday, St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, 1502 E. Wallen Road.

CRAFT BAZAAR AND COOKIE WALK: 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Saturday, Lifeway Wesleyan Church, 7722 Moeller Road. Call Jenna Geissler at 749-0363 or the church at 749-9758 for booth reservations.

HERITAGE GATHERING PRIMITIVES SHOW: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Pierceton Elementary School, Pierceton.

CHRISTMAS COOKIE WALK: 9 a.m.-noon Dec. 8, Agape Church of the Brethren, 11610 Lima Road.

CHRISTMAS COOKIE FAIR: 9 a.m.-noon Dec. 15, Emmaus Lutheran Church, 8626 Covington Road. Cookies will be sold by the pound.

Camps, classes, seminars

MENSA ADMISSIONS TEST: 10 a.m. Saturday, University of Saint Francis, Doermer Building, Room 166, 2701 Spring St. $40. Must be 14 or older. ID required. Registration at 9:30 a.m. Dan Klopfenstein at 710-0030 or

PET PARENTING CLASSES: For dog owners, 6-7:30 p.m. Monday at Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control, 3020 Hillegas Road, and 6-7:30 p.m. Dec. 20 at H.O.P.E. for Animals, 1333 Maycrest Drive. Free. Registration: Allison Miller at 427-5511 or

GET CHECKING WORKSHOP: Dec. 10, Allen County Purdue Cooperative Extension office, 4001 Crescent Ave. Free. Registration: 481-6826.

CONFLICT MEDIATION TRAINING: 32-hour workshop, Jan. 11-13 and Jan. 18-20, North Manchester. Registration: 1-260-982-4621 or email Visit for more information.

HOMEMADE FROM THE HEART CLASS: Candy-making class, 9:30-11 a.m. Dec. 8, Epworth United Methodist Church, 105 W. 8th St., Matthews. $5. 1-765-998-2365 by Dec. 5.

NATURE PHOTOGRAPHY: HOW TO TAKE THAT GREAT NATURE PICTURE: 7-8 p.m. Jan. 16, Aboite branch library, 5630 Coventry Lane. Free. Contact Little River Wetlands Project at 478-2515 for information.


CLASSES: Classes are for ages 12 and older take place at Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza, and are free. Registration: 421-1374. 3D Design with SketchUp, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Computer Training Room. 3D Printing Practice for Beginners, 1-4 p.m. Saturday, TekVenture Maker Station. Geek's Guide to Techie Gifts, 7-8 p.m. Dec. 5, Globe Room. Electricity Made Easy, 9 a.m.-noon Dec. 8, TekVenture Maker Station. Learn to Solder, 1-4 p.m. Dec. 8, TekVenture Maker Station. Getting Started in Hobby Electronics, 7 p.m. Dec. 12, Globe Room. Tool Tour: Computer-Controlled Tools, 9 a.m.-noon Dec. 15, TekVenture Maker Station. Jewelry Making: Connections and Closures, 7-9 p.m. Dec. 19, TekVenture Maker Station. Touch the World of the Mobius Band, 9 a.m.-noon Dec. 22, TekVenture Maker Station. Learn 3D Modeling with SketchUp, 9 a.m.-noon Dec. 27, Computer Training Room. SketchUp to GCode Workshop, 1-4 p.m. Dec. 27, Computer Training Room. Mechanisms for Microcontrollers, 9 a.m.-noon Dec. 28, TekVenture Maker Station.

Clubs, organizations

ARC'S NATIONAL SIBLING COUNCIL: Meeting for anyone who has a brother or sister with a disability, 6:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Easter Seals Arc of Northeast Indiana, 4919 Coldwater Road.

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

GEORGETOWN CROCHET CLUB: 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Tecumseh branch library, 1411 E. State Blvd.

ALLEN COUNTY DEMOCRATIC WOMEN'S CLUB: Christmas party, 6 p.m. Monday, Guesthouse, 1313 W. Washington Center Road. Participants order meals off the menu. RSVP 432-3397.

GRIEFSHARE: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, New Haven United Methodist Church, 630 Lincoln Highway E., New Haven. Margie Williams at 749-9907 or the church at 749-9565.

DIVORCE CARE SUPPORT GROUP: Each session of this 13-week program features a DVD presentation on a different divorce-related topic, followed by a discussion. Meetings are 6:30-8 p.m. Wednesdays, through Dec. 5, Salem United Church of Christ, 2401 Lake Ave. Pre-registration encouraged. For information or to register, call 426-5854 or e-mail

ZANESVILLE LIONS CLUB: Noon-4 p.m. Dec. 8, clubhouse, 3088 W. Van Horn St. Jewelry and watch appraisal and sale. Information: 638-4327.

APARTMENT ASSOCIATION OF FORT WAYNE-NORTHEAST INDIANA: 8 a.m. Dec. 11, Guesthouse, 1313 W. Washington Center Road. $5 a person. Registration:

IT IS WELL WITH MY SOUL EVENTS: Four-part workshop, “Finding Our Voice, Sharing Our Spirit Within and Across Cultures,” 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 15, Allen County Public Library; registration: Ruby Cain at Meeting, 6:30-8 p.m. Dec. 11, Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room B, 900 Library Plaza. F.U.N. (Folks Uniting Nowadays) breakfast, 8-9:30 a.m. Dec. 14, Link's Wonderland 1711 Creighton Ave.

SINGLE, SINGLE AGAIN CLUB: Euchre, 6 p.m. Fridays, St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, 2305 Goshen Road. Bring your grandfather. Information: Call Bonnie at 489-9488.


COOKIE WALK: 8:30 a.m.-noon Saturday, St. Vincent Catholic Church, 1502 E. Wallen Road. Proceeds fun Christ Child Society programs.

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT FISH FRY: 5-7 p.m. Dec. 7, Knights of Columbus Council 451, 601 Reed Road. $8 adults; $4 ages 12 and under.

Super Shot


Monday: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Grabill Missionary Church, 13637 State St., Grabill; 4-7 p.m., Denise Smith, D.O., 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.

Thursday: 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Anthony Medical Center, 5717 S. Anthony Blvd. 4-7 p.m., Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 2417 Getz Road.

Saturday: 9 a.m.-noon, Parkview FirstCare, 3909 New Vision Drive.


CHICAGO: Dec. 6, Water Tower Place. $35. Women's Bureau: Rose at 424-7977, Ext. 127, by Tuesday.

CHICAGO: Dec. 8, stops in shopping district and museums. $45. Sponsored by St. Joseph United Methodist Women. Call Linda at 484-1337.

NEW ORLEANS: Feb. 24-March 2, visiting a Louisiana plantation, riverboat cruise on the Mississippi River, French Quarter, National World War II museum. $635 double occupancy, with $75 deposit. Final payment due Dec. 19. Volunteer Center @ RSVP: 424-3505.

WASHINGTON, D.C.: May 16-21, visiting World War II Memorial, Capitol Hill, Embassy Row, Korean War Veterans Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Smithsonian, new Martin Luther King Jr. National Memorial, Lincoln Memorial. $575, with $75 deposit. Full payment due March 10. Volunteer Center @ RSVP: 424-3505.

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