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  • Take your pick
    As the cicadas sing their final summer songs, it’s a reminder that warm days are fading and fall is just around the corner.
  • Art
    All weekend – “WALK-N-WANDER WARSAW” – Sixteen lifelike statues created by American sculptor Seward Johnson displayed within walking distance of Courthouse Square, Warsaw; free; 800-800-6090 or www.
  • Arts update
    AT THE LIBRARY: • “Art for Homeschoolers,” for ages 6 to 11, will be held at 2 p.m. Thursdays at Aboite Branch, 5630 Coventry Lane.


“LIVING WITH ALZHEIMER’S FOR CAREGIVERS, MIDDLE STAGE”: Sponsored by Alzheimer’s Association Greater Indiana Chapter; 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday, also Nov. 13 and 20; Alzheimer’s Association Fort Wayne, 6324 Constitution Drive; free; registration required, 1-800-272-3900.


St. Aloysius Catholic Church, gymnasium, 14623 Bluffton Road, Yoder, 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. today; Suburban Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 6813 W. California Road, 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. today; Huntington National Guard Armory, 800 Zahn St., Huntington, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today; Evangelical United Methodist Church, Main Room, 1000 Flaxmill Road, Huntington, 1 to 6:30 p.m. Monday; Grace Christian Church, 126 E. Mitchell St., Kendallville, 2 to 7 p.m. Monday; Emanuel Lutheran Church, Fellowship Hall, 800 Green St., New Haven, 2 to 7 p.m. Monday; Towne House Retirement Community, 2209 St. Joe Center Road, 8:30 to 11 a.m. Monday; Ivy Tech Community College, 3800 N. Anthony Blvd, 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesday; North Webster Church of God, Fellowship Hall, 302 N. Main St., North Webster, 1 to 6 p.m. Tuesday; Public Safety Academy at Ivy Tech South Campus, 7602 Patriot Crossing, 8:30 to 11 a.m. Tuesday; First United Methodist Church, Main Room, 1203 E. Seventh St., Auburn, noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday; Wells Fargo Bank, eighth-floor suite of Faegre Baker and Daniels LLP, Board Room and Employee Lounge, 111 E. Wayne St., 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday; Par-Kan, Break Room, 2915 W. 900 S., Silver Lake, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday; Huntington University, Dining Hall, 2303 College Ave., Huntington, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday; Helmer United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 7530 Indiana 327 S., Helmer, noon to 6 p.m. Wednesday; Mercy Defiance Clinic, lower level Conference Room, 1400 E. Second St., Defiance, Ohio, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday; St. Johns Lutheran Lake Township, Fellowship Hall, 7914 W. Cook Road, 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday; Coventry Meadows Assisted Living, 7833 W. Jefferson Blvd., 1 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday; Wayne Trace High School, gymnasium, 4915 U.S. 127, Haviland, Ohio, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday; Wal-Mart, 5311 Coldwater Road, 1 to 3:30 p.m. Friday; Eagles Post 372, Ballroom, 711 W. Second St., Defiance, Ohio, 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday; Urbana Community Center, Fellowship Hall, 16 E. Half St., Urbana, 1:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday; Asbury United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 605 E. Main St., Albion, noon to 5 p.m. Friday; St. Vincent de Paul, gymnasium, 1720 E. Wallen Road, 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

“COPING DURING THE HOLIDAYS”: Seminar presented by Dar Richardson; Saturday, 1 to 2:30 p.m. or 4 to 5:30 p.m.; D.O. McComb & Sons, 1140 Lake Ave.; free; reservations required;

FRANCINE’S FRIENDS MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY UNIT: For women ages 40 and older; appointments suggested but not required, 483-1847 or 1-800-727-8439, ext. 26540: Owen’s Supermarket, 2211 E. Center St., Warsaw, Saturday.

LUTHERAN HOSPITAL CHILDBIRTH SUITES: 7950 W. Jefferson Blvd.; advance registration required; call for programs, 435-7274.

•“Relaxation and More,” 9 a.m. to noon Saturday

•“Childbirth,” 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Nov. 19

•“Grandparents class,” 6:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday

PARKVIEW FAMILY BIRTHING CENTER: To register for the following classes, call 672-6185.

•“Basic and Beyond Parenting,” 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, “CPR,” 3 p.m., Parkview Hospital, 2200 Randallia Drive

•“Preparing for Childbirth,” 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, also Nov. 12 and 19, Parkview Regional Medical Center Campus, Conference Rooms, 11115 Parkview Plaza Drive

•“Breastfeeding,” 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Parkview Regional Medical Center Campus, Entrance 2B, 11115 Parkview Plaza Drive

•“Pet-Friendly,” 9 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Family Birthing Center Conference Room, Women’s & Children’s Hospital, Parkview Regional Medical Center Campus, 11115 Parkview Plaza Drive

•“Basic and Beyond Parenting,” 6 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, also Nov. 13 and 20; Parkview Regional Medical Center, Conference Room, Parkview Regional Medal Center Campus, 11115 Parkview Plaza Drive

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