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    Comedy Stewart Huff and Brad Wenzel – 7:30 p.m.; Snickerz Comedy Bar, 5535 St. Joe Road; $8; 486-0216.
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Fort Wayne Home and Garden Show – 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. today, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $10 adults, $6 seniors and children 15 and younger are free; $4 parking fee; ends Sunday.
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Jeff Holper, the Mole Hunter, will be part of the Home and Garden Show at Memorial Coliseum this weekend.

Out & About

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See Joey, Sammy, Frank and Dean in the Broadway at the Embassy series show “The Rat Pack is Back!” on Thursday at Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd. Tickets start at $28.
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Jessica Simon stars as Sara Crewe in all for One’s “The Little Princess,” happening this weekend at the Allen County Public Library.

COMEDY

TODAY AND SATURDAY

Patick Garrity – 7:30 and 9:45 p.m.; Snickerz Comedy Bar, 5535 St. Joe Road; $9.50; 486-0216.

THURSDAY

Tim Homayoon and Roy Haber – 7:30 p.m.; Snickerz Comedy Bar, 5535 St. Joe Road; $8; 486-0216.

DANCE PERFORMANCE

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

Choreographers Laboratory Performance – Fort Wayne Dance Collective; 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday; Elliot Studio Theatre, 437 E. Berry St.; $8 adults, $5 children; 424-6574.

DANCES

TODAY

American Style Ballroom – Open dance party, 8:30 p.m.; 6041 N. Clinton St.; $5; 480-7070.

SATURDAY

American Style Ballroom – Open dance party with Sam and Ciara, 8:30 p.m.; 6041 N. Clinton St.; $6; 480-7070.

Renaissance Ballroom – Merengue group class; 7:15 p.m.; Renaissance Dance Studio, Ossian; free; 622-6644

THURSDAY

American Style Ballroom – Beginner Open Dance, 8:30 p.m.; 2789 Maplecrest Road; $5; 267-9850.

MUSEUM EXHIBITS

ALL WEE KEND

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum – Exhibit includes rare 1930 Auburn 8-125 Sport Sedan, a rare 1931 Stutz limousine chassis and a rare Dual-Cowl Cord L-29 Phaeton; hours and admission, 260-925-1444.

Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory – "Mighty Jungle Adventure" exhibit, ends April 7; $1 Night on Thursday, 5 to 8 p.m.; 1100 S. Calhoun St.; $5 adults, $3 ages 3 to 17, free to ages 2 and younger; call for hours, 427-6440 or www.botanicalconservatory.org.

National Military History Center and Kruse Automotive & Carriage Museum World War II rare German fighting vehicles and United States Air Force staff car displays; 5634 County Road 11-A, Auburn; admission for both museums, $10 adults, $6 to ages 11 to 7, free to ages 6 and younger; 260-927-9144.

National Automotive and Truck Museum of the United States – "Cars and Trucks Like You Used to Own" includes International Harvester truck gallery, restored 1948 Valentine Diner, historic gas pumps, toy and die-cast model and Checker Cab display; adjacent to Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum, Auburn; admission; hours, 260-925-9100 or www.natmus.org.

Northeastern Indiana Racing Museum – Vintage photos, race cars and artifacts from local race tracks and racers; inside the National Military History Center and Kruse Automotive Museum, Auburn; open daily; admission price, 260-316-0966 or ksplace1@frontier.com.

Science Central – "Genomics eXplorer" exhibit, ends April 14; "Doctor's Day" 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, free admission until 2 p.m.; 1950 N. Clinton St.; regular admission, $8 adults and ages 12 to 3, $7 seniors; hours, 424-2400 or www.sciencecentral.org.

TODAY AND SATURDAY

The History Center – Law enforcement exhibit, also "Allen County Innovation," permanent exhibition gallery, looks at inventions and products created and produced in Allen County; George R. Mather Lecture series 2 p.m. Sunday featuring Scott Bushnell on "Isaac Jenkinson: Warrior in Ink," free; 302 E. Berry St.; $5 adults, $3 seniors and students, free to ages 2 and younger; hours, 426-2882 or www.fwhistorycenter.com. SATURDAY

Old Jail Museum and Library – Original Civil War letters from a Kosciusko County soldier donated by Kosciusko County Historical Society; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 121 N. Indiana St., Warsaw; 574-269-1078.

RECREATIONAL

ALL WEEKEND

Ice skating – Hours: noon to 10 p.m. today, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, noon to 8 p.m. Sunday, 1 to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday; Headwaters Park; $5 ages 14 and older, $3 ages 13 and younger, $2 skate rental; free parking and spectators; 422-7625 or www.fortwayneparks.org. Ends Monday.

TUESDAY

Little River Ramblers Nature Hike – Sponsored by Little River Wetlands Project; Eagle Marsh barn, 6801 Engle Road; free; 478-2515 or info@lrwp.org.

SOMETHING DIFFERENT

TODAY

Housing and Neighborhood Fair – 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Omni Room, Citizens Square, 200 E. Berry St.; 427-8585.

Tri-State Conservation Farming Expo – 8 a.m.; WWII Victory Museum, Auburn; $20; 484-5848.

TODAY AND SATURDAY

Show Choir Invitational – Middle school competition, 6 p.m. today, tickets $5; high school competition, day show begins 7:30 a.m., evening show 8 p.m., tickets $10 for either day or evening show or $15 all day; Bishop Luers High School, 333 E. Paulding Road; 456-1261.

SATURDAY

Fort Wayne Farmers Market – 9 a.m. to noon; Parkview Field, Lincoln Financial Event Center; www.ftwaynesfarmersmarket.com. Ends May.

Sports Cards and Memorabilia Show – 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Comfort Suites, 5775 Coventry Lane; free admission.

Model Railroad Show and Swap – 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Coliseum Bingo, 911 W. Washington Center Road; $4 adults, $6 families and children 12 and younger free; 490-9999.

TekVenture – 9 a.m. to noon, "Introduction to Soldering" and 1 to 4 p.m., "More Soldering: Electronics Kits"; Maker Station, Allen County Public Library, south parking lot, 900 Library Plaza; free; registration required, 421-1374; also, 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday "Circuit Bending: History and Geography" and 5:30 and 6:30 p.m. Thursday "Meet Studio D: A Digital Media Lab for Teens."

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

Antiques and Collectible Show – 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday; National Guard Armory, 130 W. Cook Road; $2.

SUNDAY

Bridal Show – Noon to 4 p.m.; Sauder Village, Archbold, Ohio; $7; 1-800-590-9755 or www.saudervillage.org.

Kestrel Falcon Show – 2 to 3 p.m.; program presented by Jeff Canada of Indiana Audubon Society Conservation Committee; Limberlost Visitors Center, Limberlost State Historic Site, Geneva; 260-368-7428.

Beautiful Freak Show – Featuring magician Douglas Schmidt, music by Dan Smyth and fire dancing; 7 p.m.; Calhoun Street Soups, Salads and Spirits, 1915 S. Calhoun St.; $10; benefits Fifth Freedom; 426-8789.

MONDAY

First Mondays Lecture Series – "The Mysterious Identity of Helen Dickens, Victorian Novelist"; noon to 1:15 p.m.; Science Building, Room 168, IPFW, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.

WEDNESDAY

"Beauty Beneath the Dirt" – Travel documentary as part of Inspire Academy series; 6:30 p.m.; discussion with director Katherine Imp follows; Ivy Tech-Coliseum campus, hospitality room, 3800 N. Anthony Blvd.; 480-2002.

THURSDAY

Middle Eastern Buffet – Hosted by Ivy Tech special cuisine class; 5 to 6:30 p.m., reservations required 24 hours in advance; $20 a person; Ivy Tech-Coliseum campus, hospitality room, 3800 N. Anthony Blvd.; 480-2002.

PaleyFest – Theater event, "The Walking Dead" TV show; 8 p.m.; Coldwater Crossing, 211 W. Washington Center Road.

SPECTATOR SPORTS

TODAY

Mad Ants basketball – vs. Springfield; 7:30 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; reserved, $20.50, $12.50, $10.50, $5.50; 1-800-745-3000.

SATURDAY

Mad Ants basketball – vs. Idaho; 7:30 p.m.; postgame concert by Attaboy; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; reserved, $20.50, $12.50, $10.50, $5.50; 1-800-745-3000.

TUESDAY

Mad Ants basketball – vs. Canton; 7 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; reserved, $20.50, $12.50, $10.50, $5.50; 1-800-745-3000.

THEATER

ALL WEEKEND

"A Little Princess" – all for One productions; 8 p.m. today and Saturday, 2:30 p.m. Sunday; Allen County Public Library auditorium, 900 Library Plaza; $15 adults, $12 seniors and $10 students; 622-4610 or www.allforonefw.org; ends Sunday.

TODAY AND SATURDAY

"Reckless" – 7:30 p.m., also 2 p.m. Saturday; Studio Theater, Huntington University, Huntington; $12 adults, $10 for students and seniors, $5 Huntington University students and $9 faculty; 260-359-4261; ends March 9.

"House of Blue Leaves" – 7:30 p.m.; First Presbyterian Theater, 300 W. Wayne St.; $10; $20 advance, $24 at the door, ages 60 and older, $18 advance, $22 at the door, full-time students, $10 at the door; 422-6329. Ends March 16.

"Ramona Quimby" – 8 p.m.; Pulse Opera House, Warren; $12 adults, $5 children 12 and younger; 260-375-7017; ends March 16.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

"The Drowsy Chaperone" – Fort Wayne Civic Theatre; 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday; Arts United Center, 303 E. Main St.; $26 adults, $18 age 23 and younger, and $22 Sunday senior matinees; 424-5220 or www.fwcivic.org; ends March 17.

THURSDAY

"The Rat Pack is Back!" – Broadway at the Embassy series; 7:30 p.m.; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; tickets start at $28; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

"Five Women Wearing the Same Dress" – 7 p.m.; Manchester Theater Society, Manchester University, 604 E. College Ave., North Manchester; free.

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