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    Building Contractors Association of Northeast Indiana will offer an OSHA 30-hour construction training course from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 28 and 30 and Nov. 4 and 6 at 536 W. Cook Road in Fort Wayne.
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    The Northeast Purdue Agricultural Center in Columbia City will host a free field day to share practical knowledge with farmers on Aug. 21. Workshop sessions will be held throughout the morning and early afternoon. Registration begins at 8 a.
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    Sheamus P. Clarke and Scott Stellhorn, authors of “80/20 Landlording – Learn How to Increase Your 80% and Decrease Your 20%,” will lead a free workshop at 6 p.m. Aug. 18 at the Kendallville Public Library.

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Ivy Tech Corporate College will offer Microsoft Excel 2010 Level 1 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Sept. 11 and 18, $169. For more information or to register, call 480-4118 or

IPFW Division of Continuing Studies is offering the following courses. Call 481-6619 or go to for full course descriptions or to register.

•Web Design Basics Certificate and Final Project, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, $71

•Essentials of Windows 7, 6 to 8:15 p.m. Sept. 4 to 25, Wednesdays, $157

•Oracle Application Development, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 6 to Nov. 8, Fridays, $549

ENS Group is offering the following classes at 8181 W. Jefferson Blvd. For information, call 432-1364 or go to

•Keep Going With ACT! 2012, Sept. 3

•Microsoft Access 2007/2010 Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), Sept. 3 to 4

•Microsoft Excel 2010 Formatting and Printing Essentials, Sept. 3 to 4

•Microsoft Excel 2010 Basic, Sept. 4

•Microsoft Outlook 2010 Advanced, Sept. 4

•Migrating to Windows 7 and Microsoft Office 2010 Survival Skills, Sept. 4

•Useful Formulas and Functions in Microsoft Excel 2007 and Excel 2010, Sept. 4

•Adobe Illustrator CS6 Advanced, Sept. 5 to 6

•Microsoft PowerPoint 2007/2010 Sales Presentations, Sept. 5

•Microsoft Word 2010 Document Automation, Sept. 5

•Microsoft Office 2010 Shortcuts for Increasing Productivity, Sept. 6

•Microsoft Word 2010: Transition from Microsoft Word 2003, Sept. 6

•Configuring, Managing & Troubleshooting Exchange Server 2010 SP2, Sept. 3 to 6

•Troubleshooting & Supporting Windows 7 in the Enterprise, Sept. 4 to 6

•vSphr5 VMware vSphere 5 with ESXi & vCenter, Sept. 9 to 13

•Administering SQL Server 2012 Databases, Sept. 9 to 13

•Core Solutions of Exchange Server 2013, Sept. 30 to Oct. 4


The Greater Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce, now part of Greater Fort Wayne Inc., announces the following events. Register online at For more information on any of these events, contact Liz Struckholz at 424-1435, ext. 259, or

Oak Crossing Apartments ribbon cutting is 2 p.m. Sept. 19. The open house is 1 to 4 p.m. at 10501 Day Lily Drive.

Chamber Night @ Indiana Tech Law School, 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 25 – Join Dr. Arthur Snyder, Dean Peter Alexander and The Chamber to celebrate the opening of Indiana Tech’s Law School.

Allen County Indiana Bar Association Inc. is presenting “Vetting the House: Ground-Breaking Malpractice Prevention” from 1 to 4:15 p.m. Sept. 17 at Grand Wayne Center. For more information, go to


A free webinar from the Social Security Administration to learn about its Ticket to Work program and support services for people who are ready to work will be from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday. Register at For more information, email or call 1-866-968-7842.

The 2013 Regional Air Service Breakfast will be 7:30 to 9 a.m. Sept. 12 at 3801 W. Ferguson Road, Hangar 39. Jeffrey Hartz of Mead & Hunt Air Service Consulting will share current airline industry trends and its impact on Fort Wayne International Airport. Register at

IPFW Division of Continuing Studies is offering the following courses. Call 481-6619 or go to for full course descriptions or to register.

•Launching Your Own Business: A Sound and Proven Path, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, $25

•Editing, 9 a.m. to noon, Sept. 5 to 26, Thursdays, $299

•Advanced Photoshop, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 5 to Oct. 10, Thursdays, $159

•GMAT, GRE, LSAT Exam Review Course, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 7 to Oct. 19, Saturdays, $384

•Advanced Product Quality Planning and Production Part Approval Process (APQP and PPAP), 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 6, $239

YWCA Northeast Indiana, AAUW Fort Wayne and the League of Women Voters are celebrating Women’s Equality Day 2013 at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the YWCA, 1610 Spy Run Ave. featuring “Gloria: In Her Own Words,” a documentary about Gloria Steinem. For more information or to RSVP, call 424-4908, ext. 254, or SHiatt@