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Community calendar

Wednesday, January 9, 2013 - 12:01 am

Camps, classes, seminars

GET CHECKING WORKSHOPS: Jan. 24, Feb. 11, March 25, April 22, May 16 and June 19, Allen County Purdue Cooperative Extension office, 4001 Crescent Ave. Registration: 481-6826, hadleyv@purdue.edu, visit the home & money page on the website at www.extension.purdue.edu/allen or visit the office.

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.

BEGINNERS COMPUTER COURSE FOR SENIORS: 12-week course, 2-3 p.m. Fridays, beginning Friday, Glenbrook Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center, 3811 Parnell Ave. Registration: 482-4651.

BEGINNING TAP DANCE FOR ADULTS: 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesdays, beginning Tuesday and ending March 5, IPFW, Williams Theatre, Room 113, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E. $110. Bring tap shoes and bottled water; dress comfortably. Registration: https://learn.ipfw.edu/CourseStatus.awp?&course=13SFIT185. Information: 481-6619.

Clubs, organizations

ALLEN COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY: 7 p.m. today, Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room A, 900 Library Plaza. Program “Comparison of Genealogy Software Programs.”

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.

FORT WAYNE WOMEN'S MID-DAY CONNECTION: 11:20 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 22, Orchard Ridge Country Club, 4531 Lower Huntington Road. $15.50 inclusive. Nancy Williams handbags and jewelry. Reservations: Peggy at 432-0335 by Tuesday.

SUMMIT CITY SINGERS: Rehearsal, 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays, beginning early February, Shawnee Middle School, 1000 E. Cook Road. No auditions; must be able to match pitch. Judy King: 489-4505.

IT IS WELL WITH MY SOUL EVENTS: F.U.N. (Folks Uniting Nowadays) “Writing Across Cultures,” with Mary Arnold Schwartz, 1 p.m. Friday, Link's Wonderland, 1711 E. Creighton Ave. Lunch is $6-$10, with 50 cents added for room setup. Reservations: 420-0765.

GENEALOGY COMPUTER USERS GROUP: 7 p.m. Jan. 16, Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room B, 900 Library Plaza.

AARP CHAPTER 187: 2 p.m. Jan. 17, Community Foundation Building, 555 E. Wayne St.

Fundraisers

ICE BOWL DISC GOLF TOURNAMENT: 10 a.m. Jan. 19, Moser Park, New Haven. Two rounds of 18 — short tees. Registration 9-9:45 a.m. and players meeting at 9:45 a.m. $25 entry fee all divisions. Benefits Community Harvest Food Bank. Bring canned-food items to enter prize drawing. Information: 413-0431 or visit Fort Wayne Disc Golf Club on Facebook.

TRIVIA KNIGHT: 7-11 p.m. Jan. 19, Bishop Luers High School, 333 E. Paulding Road. $100 a table, maximum 10 adults per table. Reservations: Trish Scheible at 625-5605 or Tscheible@comcast.net.

GROUNDHOG OPEN: 8:30 and 11 a.m. and 1:30 and 4 p.m. Feb. 7, between Grand Wayne Center, Embassy Theatre and Courtyard by Marriott. $100 per player. Benefits downtown beautification. Registration: www.groundhogopen.com or call Tara Conway at 420-3266, Ext 3040.

BENEFIT FUNDRAISER: Hors d'oeuvres and silent online auction benefit for Northrop High School football player Noah Barbknecht, 7-10 p.m. Feb. 9, Ceruti's Summit Park, 6601 Innovation Blvd. $30. Reservations: www.charityauctionorganizer.com/auction/BruinBenefitForNoah by Jan. 31. Must be 21 or older. Contact Stephanie McCullough at 570-2059 for more information.

STAND UP FOR HUNGER: 5-8 p.m. Feb. 10, Trolley Steaks and Seafood, 2898 E. Dupont Road. $100. 422-3528 or www.AssociatedChurches.org.

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

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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