Camps, classes, seminars
•LEARN TO CURL: 1:30-4 p.m. today, Lutheran Health Sports Center, 3869 Ice Way Drive. $10. 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.
•HOMEMADE FROM THE HEART CLASS: 9:30-11 a.m. April 13, Epworth United Methodist Church, 105 W. 8th St., Matthews. $5. Registration: 1-260-998-2365 by April 3.
•GET CHECKING WORKSHOPS: Monday, April 22, May 16 and June 19, Allen County Purdue Cooperative Extension office, 4001 Crescent Ave. Registration: 481-6826, firstname.lastname@example.org, visit the home & money page on the website at www.extension.purdue.edu/allen or visit the office.
•GRIEF SEMINAR: “Helping Yourself Heal When Someone Dies: Loving From the Outside In, Mourning From the Inside Out,” 7-9 p.m. April 23, Ceruti's Summit Park, 6601 Innovation Blvd. Free admission, but reservations required by April 9. Registration: www.mccombandsons.com or 426-9494.
•WALK INDOORS: Six-week class, 10-11 a.m. Tuesdays, April 2-May 7, Allen County Purdue Cooperative Extension office, 4001 Crescent Ave. Free. Registration required: Lisa Thatcher at 481-6826 or email email@example.com.
•METALSMITHING BASICS: For Grades 9-12, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturdays, April 20-May 18, IPFW, Visual Arts Building, Room 119, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E. $199. 481-6619.
•SCORE!: Intensive musical theater program for grades 6-9, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. July 8-27, Embassy Theatre, 121 W. Jefferson Blvd. $600 by Friday, $650 afterward. Registration: 424-5665 by May 20.
•FARMIN' FUN DAY CAMP: Weekly camp for ages 4 and older, June 17-Aug. 2, Salomon Farm, 817 W. Dupont Road. $59-$92. Registration: 427-6000 and www.fortwayneparks.org.
•FRANKE PARK DAY CAMP: Weekly camp for ages 4-18, June 10-Aug. 2, Franke Park, 3411 Sherman Blvd. $70-$88. Registration: 427-6000 and www.fortwayneparks.org.
•CITY SAFARI SUMMER DAY CAMP: Weekly camp for students entering grades 1-6, June 17-Aug. 2, Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory, 1100 S. Calhoun St. $110. Registration: 427-6000 and www.fortwayneparks.org.
•ROCK CAMP: For ages 12-18, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 10-Aug. 9, Sweetwater's Academy of Music, 5501 U.S. 30 W. $350 academy students, $400 nonacademy students. 407-3833 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
•CONSERVATION CAMP: 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. June 17-21, Izaak Walton League of America, Indiana Chapter, 17100 Griffin Road, Huntertown. $80 members, $85 nonmembers. Contact Jackie Dispenza at 449-3244 or email Dispenzas@netzero.net and leave contact information for applications, which are due May 25.
•BEAT THE HEAT DRUM CAMP: For ages 9 and older, 10 a.m.-noon and 1-3 p.m. June 3-7, July 15-18 and July 29-Aug. 2, Sweetwater Academy, 5501 U.S. 30 W. $150. 432-8176.
•SAFE SITTER CLASSES: For ages 11 and older, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. April 4-5, June 17-18, July 15-16, Aug. 8-9 and Jan. 2-3, 2014, Lutheran Children's Hospital. $50 for the two-day class. Registration: 435-7344.
•4-H MUZZLELOADING SHOOTING SPORTS PROGRAM: For Grades 3-12, 6:30 p.m. April 25, Allen County Cooperative Extension Office, 4001 Crescent Ave., and 6:30-8:30 p.m. May 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 in the Spencerville area. $40. Registration form available at www.extension.purdue.edu/allen. Click on 4-H Youth Development, then Calendar/Workshops/Activities. Registration deadline is April 15. Call 481-6826 for more information.
•GARDENING SEMINARS: Basic lawn care, 6:30 p.m. April 2, Georgetown branch library, 6600 E. State Blvd.; garden potpourri with a focus on vegetables, 7 p.m. April 8, Shawnee branch library, 5600 Noll Ave.; tree triage, 7 p.m. April 22, Aboite branch library, 5630 Coventry Lane; tree triage, 7 p.m. April 29, Dupont branch library, 536 E. Dupont Road.
•FRUIT TREE WORKSHOP: 10:30 a.m. April 27, Allen County Purdue Cooperative Extension office, 4001 Crescent Ave. Reservations: 481-6826 (Option 3).
•MASTER GARDENER VOLUNTEER PROGRAM: 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning Sept. 5, Allen County Purdue Cooperative Extension office, 4001 Crescent Ave. $125. 481-6826 (Option 3) or download form at www.extension.purdue.edu/allen.
•EQUINE PASTURE MANAGEMENT SEMINAR: 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Milan Center Feed & Grain, 15402 Doty Road, New Haven. Free.
•ADVENTURE AND IMAGINATION SUMMER STEM CAMP: For ages 11-14, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. June 10-14 and 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. July 15-19, Ivy Tech Community College-Northeast. $149 one week, $298 both weeks. Registration: http://ivytech.edu.northeast/stem/.
•NEIGHBORHOOD CONNECTION CLASSES: Register at 467-1075 or www.fwcs.k12.in.us/ce/ce.php.
Behind the Music! 7-9 p.m. Wednesdays, April 9-May 8, with “Cinderella” performance at 2 p.m. May 12, Civic Theatre; $59.
Express Meals … for the Busy Family, 6:30-8:30 p.m. April 11 and April 18, North Side High School, $43.
Herb Gardening and More, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursdays, April 11-25, Lane Middle School; $43, plus $9 fee for instructor.
Automotive 101: Basics and More! 6-8 p.m. Mondays, April 15-May 6, Anthis Career Center; $79.
•APPLESEED QUILTERS GUILD: 6:30 p.m. social time, 7 p.m. meeting April 2, The Classic Café, 4832 Hillegas Road. Program is “A Round of tips, Tricks and Fun” by guild members.
•IT IS WELL WITH MY SOUL EVENTS: Digital Storytelling for Family History, 6-7 p.m. and 7:30-8:30 p.m. Monday, Allen County Public Library, computer classroom, 900 Library Plaza; bring pictures and royalty-free music; $10; Ruby Cain at email@example.com or call 420-0765.
•FRIENDS OF OUABACHE STATE PARK: 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Ouabache Park lodge, near Bluffton.
•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.
•SPRING RUMMAGE AND BAKE SALE: 8 a.m.-noon today, Peace Lutheran Church, 4900 Fairfield Ave. Bag sale today.
•LUCKY DUCK CHILDREN'S CONSIGNMENT SALE: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. today, Dupont Downs, 538 E. Dupont Road. $10 admission Thursday only with 100 percent of proceeds benefiting Open Door Haiti.
•MOM2MOM SALE: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. today, Allen County Fairgrounds, 2726 Carroll Road.
•FISH FRY: 4:30-7 p.m. today, Easter Seals Arc, 4919 Coldwater Road. $10 ages 13 and older, $5 ages 6-12, free ages 5 and under.
•SILENT AUCTION AND TASTE OF FORT WAYNE FUNDRAISER: 6-9 p.m. today, Scout Park Conference Center, 2300 Meyer Road. $10 at the door. Benefits Bishop Luers and Bishop Dwenger high schools' program Teach on the Beach.
•TRIVIA NIGHT: 7 p.m. today, St. Joseph Hessen Cassel School, 11337 U.S. 27 S. $10 team of 10 people. Call 639-6554 for more information.
•WHOLE HOG SAUSAGE AND PANCAKE BRUNCH: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday, Poe Fire Station, Poe. $6 adults, $3 ages 6-12, free under 6.
•CHICKEN DINNER: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday, Heritage Park, 2001 Hobson Road. Half-chicken, side dish and dessert for $6. Benefits Alzheimer's Association.
•FISH/CHICKEN FRY: 4-7 p.m. Friday, American Legion Post 420, 112 E. South St., Monroeville. $8 adults, $7 advance, $5 ages 5-12, free under age 5. Advance tickets: Brenda at 623-6401.
•4-H PLANT SALE: 4-inch potted geraniums for $1; hanging baskets for $13. Orders placed through Friday. Pickup 5-8 p.m. May 9 and 9 a.m.-noon May 10, Allen County Fairgrounds, 2726 Carroll Road. 481-6826 or visit www.extension.purdue.edu/allen to download an order form.
•SPRING RUMMAGE SALE: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. April 5; 9 a.m.-noon April 6, Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 917 W. Jefferson Blvd. $2 paper grocery bag sale $5 garbage bag sale April 6.
•RUMMAGE AND BAKE SALE: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. April 11; 8 a.m.-noon April 12, Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 9909 Wayne Trace. Sack sale April 12.
•4-H HOG ROAST AND CARNIVAL: With silent auction, 4-7 p.m. April 13, Allen County Fairgrounds, 4-H Exhibit Building, 2726 Carroll Road. $8 adults, $6.50 ages 6-11, free ages under 5, $8 carry-out meals. Carnival game tickets are 25 cents each.
•COMMON BOND BREAKFAST: 7:30 a.m. April 17, Ceruti's, Interstate 69 and Illinois Road. $75. Gretchen Holt-Witt will speak. Benefits Erin's House. Reservations: 423-2466 or www.erinshouse.org.
•BENEFIT: 6 p.m. April 17, Ceruti's Summit Park, 6601 Innovation Blvd. LeVar Burton will speak. Benefits Educational Opportunity Center. Tickets: 745-5421 or at 3000 South Wayne Ave.
•RUMMAGE SALE: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. April 19; 9 a.m.-noon April 20, Crescent Avenue United Methodist Church, 1232 Crescent Ave. $2 bag sale April 20.
•2013 DINNER/AUCTION: April 19, IPFW, Walb Student Union, International Ballroom, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E. $25 a person, $45 a couple. Dinner at 6:30 p.m. Judy O'Bannon will deliver keynote speech. Auction at 7:45 p.m. Benefits EACS Educational Foundation. Reservations: 446-0100, Ext. 3161 by March 28.
•TEA HOUSE GATHERING: 2 p.m. April 20, IPFW, Walb Union, International Ballroom, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. $30 a person. Reservations: Laurie Brumbaugh at 422-4828 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Benefits Fort Wayne Habitat for Humanity Women Build.
•2013 GALA AND DIAMOND DRAW: 6-11 p.m. April 20, Elegant Occasions, 14722 Lima Road. $75 a person, $130 a couple for open bar; $60 a person, $100 a couple for cash bar. Tickets: http://bigorangepride.com. Benefits Northrop Instrumental Music Parents' Association.
•SPRING SILENT AUCTION AND SPIKE & THE BULLDOGS: 6:30 p.m. April 20, Orchid Events & Catering, 11508 Lincoln Highway E., New Haven. $25 adults only. Tickets: 483-1102, Ext. 198, or email Dianne Moellering at email@example.com or download form at www.myclhs.org.
•FESTIVAL OF WINES: 5:30-8:30 p.m. May 3, Fort Wayne Country Club, 5221 Covington Road. $50 a person. Tickets available at Visiting Nurse, 5910 Homestead Road, or by calling 435-3222. Benefits Hospice Home.
•PURDUE MASTER GARDENER YOUTH PROGRAM REUNION: For all students who have taken the program, late June. Contact 481-6826 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
FOURTH WEEK OF EVERY MONTH:
: 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.
•CINCINNATI: April 9-10, Genesis Creation Museum. $125 double occupancy, $175 single occupancy. Grace College: 1-800-544-7223, Ext. 6127 by Monday.
•CHICAGO: April 20, Tommy Gun's Garage dinner and show. $125. Fort Wayne Civic Theatre Guild: Sharon at 437-7497 by April 1.
•WASHINGTON, D.C.: May 16-21, visiting World War II Memorial, Capitol Hill, Embassy Row, Korean War Veterans Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Smithsonian, Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, Lincoln Memorial. $575 double occupancy, $75 deposit required with final payment due April 19. Volunteer Center @ RSVP: 424-3505.
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