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Community calendar

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 - 12:01 am

Bazaars

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

Camps, classes, seminars

PET PARENTING CLASSES: For dog owners, 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 Allison.Miller@cityoffortwayne.org.

LEARN TO CURL: 5-7 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 craig@fortwaynecurling.com.

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

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.

AARP TAX AIDE PRESENTATION: 2 p.m. Thursday, Community Foundation Building, 555 E. Wayne St. Walter Nollen will speak. Free admission.

SAFE SITTER CLASSES: For ages 11 and older, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Dec. 27-28, Lutheran Children's Hospital. $50 for the two-day class. Registration: 435-7344.

CLASSES: 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. Classes are for ages 12 and older take place at Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza, and are free. Registration: 421-1374.

Clubs, organizations

ALLEN COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY: 7 p.m. today, Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room A, 900 Library Plaza. Program by Dawne Slater-Putt on “How to Use the Family Search Website.”

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 mtstroud@frontier.com.

WALL STREET SPEAK-EASY TOASTMASTERS: Noon Friday, First Presbyterian Church, 300 W. Wayne St.

NE INDIANA SEIZURE DISORDER SUPPORT GROUP: Meeting, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Dec. 27, Aboite branch library, 5630 Coventry Lane. Contact: Carol Carmella at 355-9061 or email carol.carmella@yahoo.com.

Super Shot

THIRD WEEK OF EVERY MONTH:

Monday: 4-7 p.m., United Hispanic Americans, 2424 Fairfield Ave.

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., Resurrection Lutheran Church, 14318 Lima Road.

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

Travel

CHICAGO: Jan. 2, to see the play “War Horse” and shopping. $109 includes transportation and show (show tickets are nonrefundable). Northwood Middle School show choir: Betty McKee at 467-2983.

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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