Right to Life to host adoption seminar Nov. 4

Allen County Right to Life and the Fort Wayne chapter of Lutherans for Life will host an “Adoption Options” seminar on Saturday, Nov. 4, focusing on adoptive families, adopting overseas, adopting children with disabilities and the legal aspects of adoption. The event is free and will be at Allen County Right to Life’s office, 2126 Inwood Drive. Doors open on at 8:30 a.m. and the seminar runs from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. To register, call Allen County Right to Life at 260-471-1849.

Speakers include Kelsey Vander Vleit, birth mother and director of marketing for the Adoption Support Center; Mark Dolde, an adoptive father and teacher at Concordia Lutheran High School; Barbara Nord, adoptive mother and instructor of “Foster Adoption Kinship Care” classes at Catholic Charities; and Judge Charles Pratt from the Allen Superior Court Family Relations Division.