Fort Wayne –
ALLEN COUNTY EXTENSION OFFICE PROGRAMS: 4001 Crescent Ave.; 481-6826 for information.
Food Labels and You, 1 p.m. Wednesday.
COMPUTER TRAINING FOR SENIORS: Sponsored by IPFW and Glenbrook Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center; 12-week beginner’s course; 2 to 3 p.m. Fridays; 3811 Parnell Ave.; free; 482-4651.
PET PARENTING: 6 to 7:30 p.m. today, Animal Care and Control, 3020 Hillegas Road; free; 427-5511 or email@example.com.
WHERE DOES YOUR MONEY GO: Financial program offered by Purdue Extension Office; 6 p.m. today and Jan. 21; Limberlost Public Library, 164 Kelly St., Rome City; program is free, however, a $5 refundable fee is required for reservations; 260-854-2775.
HISTORY CENTER: Timothy Goeglein will speak about his book, The Man in the Middle; 2 p.m. Sunday; History Center, 302 E. Berry St.; free and open to the public; 426-2882 or www.fwhistorycenter.com.
Contact Allen County Public Library, 421-1200 or www.acpl.lib.in.us, for information on activities or branches not listed.
ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY: Storytime for Preschools, Daycares and Other Groups, 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in Children’s Services, registration required; Smart Start Storytime, preschoolers ages 3 to 6, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in Children’s Services; E-readers and Family History, 2:30 p.m. Wednesday; Babies and Books, infants to 18 months and parents/caregivers, 10 a.m. Fridays in Children’s Services; Toddler Storytime, stories, activities, ages 18 months to 3 years and parents/caregivers, 10:30 and 11 a.m. Fridays; LEGO Club, 2 p.m. Thursday; This Book Club Needs No Name, 7 p.m. Thursday; Books-n-Bagels, 10 a.m. Friday; Lincoln’s Gamble: The Emancipation Proclamation, 2 p.m. Sunday; 900 Library Plaza, 421-1200.
ABOITE BRANCH: Paws to Read, children read to trained dogs, 6:30 p.m. Mondays; Born to Read Babies and Books, plus games, infants to age 24 months and adult, 10:30 a.m. Mondays; Smart Start Storytime, ages 3 to 5 and adult, 10:30 a.m. Thursdays; Cookbook Book Club, 2 p.m. Wednesday; 5630 Coventry Lane; 421-1310.
DUPONT BRANCH: Ants in Your Pants, preschool program, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays; Born to Read Storytime, 10:15 a.m. for lap sitters and 10:45 a.m. for walkers up to 24 months, Mondays; Baby Steps Storytime, 10:15 and 11 a.m. Tuesday; 536 E. Dupont Road; 421-1315.
GEORGETOWN BRANCH: Born to Read Babies and Books Storytime, 10:15 and 11 a.m. Mondays; Family Fun Night: The Library’s Longest Paper Chain Ever, 7 p.m. today; Teen Thursday: Team Charades, 3:30 p.m. Thursday; Georgetown Square, 6600 E. State Blvd.; 421-1320.
GRABILL BRANCH: Monday Night Book Discussion Group, 7 p.m. today; Paws to Read, 4 p.m. Mondays; Born to Read, infants and caregivers, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays; 13521 State St., Grabill; 421-1325.
HESSEN CASSEL BRANCH: After School Adventures: Grasslands Habitat, 4 p.m. Wednesday; Tuesdays with Stories, 6:30 p.m. Tuesday; Novel Ideas, 6:30 p.m. Thursday; Field Trip Fridays: Grasslands, 10:30 a.m. Friday; 3030 E. Paulding Road; 421-1330.
LITTLE TURTLE BRANCH: Storytime for Preschoolers: Snuggle Up, 7 p.m. Mondays and 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays; Paws to Read, children read to trained dogs, 6 p.m. Mondays; Teotwawki Book Club, 3:30 p.m. Wednesday; 2201 Sherman Blvd.; 421-1335.
MONROEVILLE BRANCH: Model Train Demonstration 2012, 6 to 9 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays through Jan. 31; Smart Start Storytime, 3:30 p.m. Mondays; LEGO Mania, 6:30 p.m. today; 115 Main St., Monroeville; 421-1340.
NEW HAVEN BRANCH: Smart Start Storytime: M is for Mitten, ages 3 to 5 and adult, 10:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays; Babies and Books, infants to 18 months and parents/caregivers, 10:30 a.m. Thursday; Teen Thursdays: Game One, 3:30 p.m. Thursday; 648 Green St., New Haven; 421-1345.
PONTIAC BRANCH: Open Laptop Lab for Adults, 10 a.m. to noon Saturday; Playstation Mania, 4 p.m. Wednesday; Paws to Read, 5 p.m. Thursdays; Teen Café, 4 p.m. Fridays; Family Game Night, 3:30 p.m. Saturdays; 2215 S. Hanna St.; 421-1350.
SHAWNEE BRANCH: Teen Thursday: Books and Bites, 3:30 p.m. Thursdays; 5600 Noll Ave.; 421-1355.
TECUMSEH BRANCH: Bookflix, for ages 6 to 14, 4 p.m. today; LEGO Maniacs, 4 p.m. Tuesday; Bored? Games, 4 p.m. Tuesday; TecTeens, 3:30 p.m. Wednesday; Ease into eBooks, 1 and 7 p.m. Thursday; 1411 E. State Blvd.; 421-1360.
WAYNEDALE BRANCH: Smart Start Storytime, ages 3 to 5 and caregivers, 10:30 a.m. Mondays and Tuesdays; Born to Read Storytime, infants to age 2 and caregivers, 10:15 a.m. Tuesdays; Clue Tournament, 10 a.m. Saturday; 2200 Lower Huntington Road; 421-1365.
WOODBURN BRANCH: Kids Club, 3 p.m. Wednesday; Smart Start Storytime, plus crafts, 10:30 a.m. Fridays; 4701 Indiana 101 N., Woodburn; 421-1370.
ADAMS PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM: Christian Fiction Book Discussion, 10:15 a.m. today; Knitting with Vivian, 9:30 a.m. Wednesday; Library Bookworms, 3:30 p.m. Wednesday; Science Adventures, 3:30 p.m. Thursday; JL Trekkers: A Hands-On Program for Grades 4, 5 and 6, 3:30 p.m. Thursday; Dinner and a Movie, 6:30 p.m. Friday; Decatur Public Library, Decatur; 260-724-2605.
HUNTINGTON CITY-TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY: eBooks and eAudios How-To and Troubleshooting Workshop, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday; Main Library, 255 W. Park Drive, Huntington, 260-356-0824.
KENDALLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: Wee Read: Baby Storytime, 10 a.m. Friday; Stories by the Hearth, 1 p.m. Friday; LEGO Club, 3:30 p.m. today; Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament, 10 a.m. Saturday, $2 fee; 6221 S. Park Ave., 260-343-2010 or www.kendallvillelibrary.org.
LIMBERLOST PUBLIC LIBRARY: Outdoor Survival Skills, 4 p.m. Tuesday; Adult Lunchtime Matinee: Trouble with the Curve, noon Wednesday; Frankenweenie, 3:45 to 5:15 p.m. Thursday; 164 Kelly St., Rome City; 260-854-2775.
ALLEN COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY OF INDIANA: Program: Comparison of Genealogy Software Programs; 7 p.m. Wednesday; Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room A, 900 Library Plaza; visitors welcome; www.ACGSI.org for information.
FORT WAYNE INVENTOR’S CLUB: Meeting; 2 p.m. Saturday; Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room C, 900 Library Plaza; public welcome, free; 466-7655 or fortwayneinventors.wordpress.com.
KENDALLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: Board of Trustees meeting, 7 p.m. Tuesday; Kendallville Public Library, 6221 S. Park Ave., Kendallville.
KURT BRAUN FAMILY BENEFIT: Silent auction and free-will donation meal; 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday; Wyneken Lutheran School, 11565 U.S. 27 N., Decatur; 260-639-6178 or KurtBraunBenefit.com.
OPERATION SPLASH PAD: Donations being accepted to build splash pad at Hidden Diamonds Park in Albion; goal is to raise $113,734; for donation locations, call 260-636-2117 ext. 7500.