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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.



BOTANICAL CONSERVATORY: “Yoga in the Garden”; 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays through July 31, no class July 10, $24 members, $30 nonmembers; Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory, 1110 S. Calhoun St.; to register, 427-6440.

PET PARENTING: 6 to 7:30 p.m. today, Animal Care and Control, 3020 Hillegas Road; no dogs, just owners; free; register at 427-5511 or

Dance lessons

“DANCIN’ FEATS”: Line dance lessons with Pam and Eagle; 6 to 9 p.m. Mondays; Bradburn Dance Company, 14625 Lima Road; $5; dancin.

AFRIKAN DANCERCIZE: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays; TRIAAC, 501 E. Brackenridge St.; $10 per class; 267-0596 or tria

AMERICAN STYLE BALLROOM: Beginner group class, 8 p.m. Friday; 6041 N. Clinton St.; $5; 480-7070.

AMERICAN STYLE BALLROOM: Beginner workshop; 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, 6041 N. Clinton St., $15; 480-7070.


Contact Allen County Public Library, 421-1200 or, for information on activities or branches not listed.

ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY: “Chi LEGO Club,” 2 p.m. Wednesday, Children’s Services; “Babies and Books,” infants to 18 months and parents/caregivers, 10 a.m. Friday in Children’s Services; 900 Library Plaza.

ABOITE BRANCH: “Smart Start Storytime,” ages 3 to 5 with adult, 10:30 a.m. Tuesday; 5630 Coventry Lane; 421-1310.

DUPONT BRANCH: “Storytime with a Twist,” preschoolers, 1:30 p.m. Tuesday; “Paws to Read,” read stories to trained dogs, 4 p.m. Wednesdays; 536 E. Dupont Road; 421-1315.

GEORGETOWN BRANCH: “Baby Steps: Toddler Time Storytime” plus puppets and games, ages 2 and 3 with parent/caregiver, 10:15 and 11 a.m. Tuesday; “LEGO Club,” 3:30 p.m. Wednesday; Georgetown Square, 6600 E. State Blvd.; 421-1320.

GRABILL BRANCH: “Monday Night Book Discussion Group,” 7 p.m. today; “Smart Start Storytime,” preschoolers with adult, 10:30 a.m. Wednesday; 13521 State St., Grabill; 421-1325.

LITTLE TURTLE BRANCH: “Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers: Flag Pride,” 7 p.m. today; 2201 Sherman Blvd.; 421-1335.

MONROEVILLE BRANCH: “Smart Start Storytime,” 3:30 p.m. today; “LEGO Mania,” 6:30 p.m. today; 115 Main St., Monroeville; 421-1340.

NEW HAVEN BRANCH: “Family Storytime: C is for Cookie,” 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays; 648 Green St., New Haven; 421-1345.

PONTIAC BRANCH: “Smart Start Storytime,” preschoolers and caregivers, 10:30 a.m. Friday; 2215 S. Hanna St.; 421-1350.

TECUMSEH BRANCH: “Bookflix,” books, movies, pizza for ages 6 to 14, 4 p.m. today; “Dead Authors Books Club,” 7:30 p.m. today; “Smart Start Storytime” with early literacy games and crafts, preschoolers, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays; “LEGO Maniacs,” 4 p.m. Tuesday; “TEC Teens,” 3:30 p.m. Wednesday; 1411 E. State Blvd.; 421-1360.

WAYNEDALE BRANCH: “Smart Start Storytime,” 10:30 a.m. today and Tuesday; “Born to Read Storytime,” 10:15 a.m. Tuesdays; 2200 Lower Huntington Road; 421-1365.

WOODBURN BRANCH: Smart Start Storytime” plus crafts, 10:30 a.m. Fridays; 4701 Indiana 101 North, Woodburn; 421-1370.

HUNTINGTON CITY-TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY: “Open Mic Night and Coffeehouse Experience”; for students in grades 6 to 12; 6:30 p.m. Tuesday; performers need to stop at library to have material approved by today; Main Library, 255 W. Park Drive, Huntington, 260-356-2900.

KENDALLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: Library will be closed Thursday in observance of Independence Day; “Free Lunch,” for ages 18 and younger, noon to 12:30 p.m. weekdays through July 26, no lunch served Thursday; “Illusions,” 1 p.m. Tuesday; “Movie Madness,” 12:30 p.m. Friday; “Teen Scene,” 1 p.m. Friday; 6221 S. Park Ave., 260-343-2010 or

LIMBERLOST PUBLIC LIBRARY: Closed Thursday in observance of Independence Day; “Create with Chalk,” 1 p.m. Tuesday; “Illusions,” 3 p.m. Tuesday; “Children’s Cinema,” 1 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 16; 164 Kelly St., Rome City; 260-854-2775.


WINE AND CANVAS: Benefit for Autism Society of Indiana; 7 to 10 p.m. Friday; The Wine and Canvas Studio, 6410 7B W. Jefferson Blvd.; no children allowed; $35 registration includes canvas, paint, brushes, aprons; refreshments are extra; 444-9441.