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  • Seniors
    COMMUNITY CENTER: Closed Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving; Activities for ages 50 and older; 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at 233 W. Main St.
    Holiday meals• Crescent Avenue United Methodist Church, 1232 Crescent Ave., will have its annual turkey dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday.
  • People and places
    Pet helpAnimal Care & Control is offering free straw to any Allen County resident in need of animal bedding this winter. Straw can be picked up between 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
“Breach of Peace: Portraits of the 1961 Freedom Riders” exhibit is at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art.


All weekend – “LETTERS.WORDS.BOOKS,” “A CELEBRATION OF FREEDOM” AND “ARTWORK BY AUDREY RILEY” – Ends Wednesday; Betty Fishman Gallery, Artlink, Auer Center for Arts and Culture, 300 E. Main St.; hours, 424-7195 or

All weekend “PORTRAITS OF PRIDE” AND “CITY OF” – Ends Saturday; “Ode to My Architect: Harmony of an Islamic Art,” by Uzma Mirza, ends Jan. 6; “Breach of Peace: Portraits of the 1961 Freedom Riders” by Eric Etheridge, ends Dec. 30; Fort Wayne Museum of Art, 311 E. Main St.; free admission Sundays and Thursdays; call for hours and prices, 422-6467 or www.fwmoa. org.

All weekend – “ALUMNI AND FACULTY EXHIBITION” – Ends Dec. 16; Weatherhead Gallery, University of Saint Francis, 2701 Spring St.; 672-8390.

Today and Saturday – “FALL 2012 SENIOR BFA EXHIBITION” – Ends Saturday; Spectator Lounge, Fort Wayne Cinema Center, 437 E. Berry St.; hours, 481-6709 or

Today and Saturday “A DAY IN THE LIFE OF HER” – Photography exhibit by Sarah “Fawn” Vetter; ends Nov. 30; Firefly Coffee House, 3523 N. Anthony Blvd.; hours, 373-0505 or

Today and Saturday – “A VINTAGE AUTUMN” – Ends Saturday; Castle Gallery, 1202 W. Wayne St.; hours, 426-6568 or

Today and Saturday – “HISTORIC WEST CENTRAL HOMES” – Works of Diane Allen Groenert; ends Nov. 30; Henry’s Restaurant, 536 W. Main St.

Today and Sunday – “FACULTY EXHIBITION” – Ends Monday, Link Gallery; “Realism and its Discontents,” ends Sunday, Gallery G, Manchester University, North Manchester; “I Am a Man,” exhibit, ends Dec. 14, first-floor hallway; hours, 260-982-5334.

Today – “TONI MURRAY, WATERCOLOR AND OIL” – Ends Dec. 31; Aldersgate Methodist Church, 2417 Getz Road; 432-1524.

Today – “KAREN BIXLER, ACRYLIC” – Ends Dec. 31; Townhouse Retirement Center Library, 2209 St. Joe Center Road; 483-3116.

Today – “ANITA TRICK, WATERCOLOR AND OIL” – Ends Dec. 31; ResCare Adult Day Service, 3711 Rupp Drive, Suite 106, Triangle Park; hours, 483-2888.

Today “WILETTA BLEVINS, WATERCOLOR AND OIL” – Ends Dec. 31; Allen County Retinal Surgeons, 7900 W. Jefferson Blvd.; hours, 436-2181.

Today – “JENNIFER PARKS, WATERCOLOR, CELESTE LENGERICH, PASTEL” – Ends Dec. 31; Rehabilitation Hospital, Lutheran Campus, 7970 W. Jefferson Blvd., hours, 453-6100.

Today “DARLENE SELZER MILLER, ACRYLIC AND OIL” – Ends Dec. 31; Visiting Nurse Hospice, 5910 Homestead Road; 435-3222.

Today “WORKS OF VALERIE MCBRIDE AND ANNETTE COLGROVE” – Multimedia by McBride, second floor, oils by Colgrove, third floor; ends Nov. 30; Window Garden Café, 110 E. Wayne St.

Today “JOHN KELTY, WATERCOLOR, BOB EINHAUS, OIL AND WATERCOLOR” – Ends Dec. 31; Will Jewelers, 10146 Maysville Road; for exhibit information, call 493-2026.

Today – “WORKS OF VALERIE MCBRIDE AND ANNETTE COLGROVE” – Ends Nov. 30; Citizens Square, second and third floors, 200 Wayne St.; 427-2763.

Today – “NANCY LONGMATE, WATERCOLOR, OIL AND PASTEL” – Ends Tuesday; Café Verde, Ivy Tech Community College, 1800 N. Anthony Blvd.; 482-9171.

T oday – “CERAMICS BY VICTOR SPINSKI” – Ends Nov. 30; Robert E. Wilson Gallery, Huntington University, 2303 College Ave.; hours, 260-356-6000.

Saturday and Sunday – “ANNUAL ARTISTS EXHIBIT AND SALE” – Ends Dec. 15; opening reception, 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday; Wassenberg Art Center, 643 S. Washington St., Van Wert, Ohio; hours, 419-238-6837 or

Sunday – “WATERCOLORS BY KAREN STARN” – Ends Sunday; Langhinrichs Gallery, Unitarian Universalist Meeting House, 5310 Old Mill Road; hours, 744-1867.

Sunday – “ROOM FOR HOPE” – Ends Sunday; First Presbyterian Gallery, 300 W. Wayne St.; free; hours, 426-7421.

Monday through Wednesday – “SELECTIONS FROM THE 88TH ANNUAL HOOSIER SALON EXHIBITION” – Ends Dec. 19; Jeffrey R. Krull Gallery, Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza; call for hours, 421-1200,