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Arts Update

CALL FOR ENTRIES: Manchester University is looking for works created with fiber. Artists must be 18 or older and are encouraged to submit up to three pieces. Entry fee is $20 and can be sent to Manchester University, Office of Financial Services – Fiber Exhibit, 604 E. College Ave., North Manchester, IN 46962. Submissions must be emailed in JPEG form to by 4 p.m. May 24. Call 260-982-5327.

•Artlink is looking for artists to submit artwork that can be hung on a wall. Dimensions should be no smaller than 36 inches and no longer than 72 inches, and the piece should weigh no more than 20 pounds. Jury notifications will be sent out between Wednesday and March 15. Artists may submit up to three images to For more information, go to

•Artlink has extended the deadline to April 16 for accepting postcard art for its upcoming “Postcard Art Show” exhibit and fundraiser. For information, call 424-7195 or go to

LOCAL COOKING SHOW: Steven Meese, a Midwest chef, will have a cooking show that will air locally on PBS, WFWA-DT, Channel 39, at 2:30 p.m. Saturdays beginning March 16.

AUDITION: The Fort Wayne Women’s Bureau is looking for a diverse cast of women 18 and older for a performance of “The Vagina Monologues” at 2 and 7 p.m. April 6. Auditions are at 6:30 p.m. March 15 at the Fort Wayne Philharmonic Center, 4901 Fuller Drive.

ART CLASS: IPFW is holding Saturday art classes for high school students from Saturday to April 20. Cost is $139. Go to for more info.

•The Art Farm, 17612 N. County Line Road E., Spencerville, is having a workshop on creating a talisman neck piece from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Cost is $85, which includes all materials.

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