Fort Wayne –
FORT WAYNE COMMUNITY SCHOOLS NEIGHBORHOOD CONNECTION: For information and registration for Neighborhood Connection classes, call 467-1075 or visit Anthis Career Center, 1200 S. Barr St.; fwcs.k12.in.us/ce/ce.php.
FREE GED CLASSES: Locations throughout Allen County; for locations and times, call 426-7323.
IPFW: Division of Continuing Studies; 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.; to register for the following courses, call 481-6619 or go to learn.ipfw.edu.
Rewire, Refire, Reboot, IPFW Lifelong Learning program, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday; $30
AFTERNOON SABBATICAL: My Croatian Journey: Encountering a Land of Beauty and Struggle by Jane Ruth of Niche Travel; noon Tuesday; College Mennonite Church Fellowship Hall, Goshen; $20; to register, 574-535-7565.
FORESTER SERIES: Panel discussion on the impact, life and writings of author C.S. Lewis; 7 p.m. Thursday, Longaker Recital Hall, Merillat Centre for the Arts, Huntington University, 2303 College Ave., Huntington; free; 260-359-4305.
LYCEUM SERIES ON FAITH: Dr. Devin Brown lectures on author C.S. Lewis; 7 p.m. Friday; Westminster Hall, Grace College, Winona Lake; 574-372-5100 ext. 6403.
TRINE UNIVERSITY: Humanities symposia, The Speech that Redefined America: Remembering the Gettysburg Address presented by Mark Helmke; 3:30 p.m. Tuesday; Wells Theater, Trine University, Angola; 1-800-347-4878 or www.trine.edu.
AMERICAN STYLE BALLROOM: Tango/Bolero beginner group class, 7:45 p.m. Thursday; 6041 N. Clinton St.; $7; 480-7070.
AMERICAN STYLE BALLROOM: Tango group class; 8 p.m. Friday, 6041 N. Clinton St., $5; 480-7070.
Contact Allen County Public Library, 421-1200 or www.acpl.lib.in.us, for information on activities or branches not listed.
ALLEN COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY: Afterschool Code Club, 1 p.m. Tuesday in Young Adults’ Services; Storytime for Preschools, Daycares and Other Groups, 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in Children’s Services (registration required); Toddler Storytime (stories and activities for ages 18 months to 3 years and parents/caregivers), 10:30 and 11 a.m. Friday in Children’s Services; 900 Library Plaza.
ABOITE BRANCH: Born to Read: Babies and Books plus games (infants to age 24 months with adult), 10:30 a.m. today; Smart Start Storytime (ages 3 to 5 with adult), 10:30 a.m. Tuesday; 5630 Coventry Lane; 421-1310.
DUPONT BRANCH: Born to Read Storytime, 10:15 a.m. (lap-sitters) and 10:45 a.m. (walkers up to 24 months) today; Ants in Your Pants (preschoolers), 10:30 a.m. Wednesday; 536 E. Dupont Road; 421-1315.
GEORGETOWN BRANCH: Family Fun Night: LEGO Night, 7 p.m. today; LEGO Club, 3:30 p.m. Wednesday; Teen Thursday: Spa Day, 3:30 p.m. Thursday; Georgetown Square, 6600 E. State Blvd.; 421-1320.
GRABILL BRANCH: Smart Start Storytime (preschoolers with adult), 10:30 a.m. Wednesday; 13521 State St., Grabill; 421-1325.
HESSEN CASSEL BRANCH: Social Science Sleuths: The Cultural City, 10:30 a.m. today; Tuesdays with Stories: Having a Bad Day Day, 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays; Smart Start Storytime (ages 3 to 5 with adult), 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays; 3030 E. Paulding Road; 421-1330.
LITTLE TURTLE BRANCH: Storytime for Toddlers and Preschoolers: Harvest, 7 p.m. today and 10:30 a.m. Tuesday; Paws to Read (children read to trained dogs), 6 p.m. Mondays; LEGO Party, 3:45 p.m. Thursday; 2201 Sherman Blvd.; 421-1335.
MONROEVILLE BRANCH: Smart Start Storytime, 3:30 p.m. today; 115 Main St., Monroeville; 421-1340.
NEW HAVEN BRANCH: Family Storytime: Food Fun, 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays; Teen Thursdays: Game On, 3:30 p.m. Thursday; Those Witty Brits, 7 p.m. Wednesday; 648 Green St., New Haven; 421-1345.
PONTIAC BRANCH: Paws to Read (children read to reading dog), 5 p.m. Thursday; Smart Start Storytime (preschoolers and caregivers), 10:30 a.m. Friday; Family Game Night, 6:30 p.m. Thursday; 2215 S. Hanna St.; 421-1350.
SHAWNEE BRANCH: Born to Read Storytime (infants and toddlers), 10:30 a.m. Thursdays; Teen Thursday: Manga Supreme, 3:30 p.m. Thursday; 5600 Noll Ave.; 421-1355.
TECUMSEH BRANCH: Bookflix (books, movies, pizza for ages 6 to 14), 4 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; Ease into eBooks: Exploring the Library’s eBook Collections with your eReader, 7 p.m. Thursday; 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. Tuesday; 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: Tech Day, 11:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. today; free, Main Library, 255 W. Park Drive, Huntington.
KENDALLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: Pinterest Basics, 1 p.m. today or 6 p.m. Tuesday, registration required; Follow Your Family Roots, 5 p.m. today, registration required; Healthcare Reform Update, presented by Rex Whitten of Insurance Trustees, 6 p.m. today; Designer Destruction, 4 p.m. Tuesday, teen can bring their own tee shirt; Movie Madness: Planes, 3:30 p.m. Thursday; Windows 8 Workshop, 6 p.m. Thursday; Moments from Mindy’s Kitchen, noon Friday, registration required; Creation Station, ArtBot, 10 a.m. Saturday, registration required; 6221 S. Park Ave., 260-343-2010 or www.kendallvillelibrary.org.
LIMBERLOST PUBLIC LIBRARY: Children’s Cinema: Planes, 4 p.m. Thursday; Family Game Night, 6 p.m. today; Coupon Group, 1 p.m. today; Facebook Newbees, presented by Lee Ann DePew, technology trainer, 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, free, registration required; Football Night, Part 2, 4 p.m. Friday; Mad Science Saturdays, 1 p.m. Saturday; 164 Kelly St., Rome City; 854-2775.
PEABODY PUBLIC LIBRARY: Doctor Who Seventh Series Marathon and 50th Anniversary Special, Saturday, free; Columbia City; 260-244-5541 or ppl.lib.in.us.
WARSAW COMMUNITY PUBLIC LIBRARY: Gettysburg: Living in a Civil War Town presented by Dr. Clyde Root; 6 p.m. Tuesday, 310 E. Main St., Warsaw, free; to register, call 574-267-6011.
B.S.R. (Beyond the Scope of Reality) PARANORMAL: Monthly meeting and hunt; Saturday, dinner at 6:30 p.m. followed by meeting at 7 p.m.; PACE Amish Buffet, 3330 Coliseum Blvd. W.; www.bsrparanormal.com.
GENEALOGY TECHNOLOGY GROUP: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Meeting Room B, Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza; visitors welcome.
HOPE ALIVE INC.: Annual banquet; 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday; Don Hall’s Guesthouse, 1313 W. Washington Center Road; $35; reservations, 420-6100.
NORTHSIDE NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION: General meeting with election of board members; 7 p.m. today, Forest Park United Methodist Church, 2100 Kentucky Ave.; www.northsideneighborhood.org for information.
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD: Fill shoebox with toys, school supplies, hygiene items and notes of encouragement for a child overseas; ends Nov. 25; collection sites, Sonrise Church, 10125 Illinois Road, Blackhawk Ministries, 7400 E. State Blvd., and Life Bridge Church, 12719 Corbin Road; for information, 1-800-567-8580.
BREAD FOR THE WORLD: Letter-writing campaign urging nation’s decision-makers to end hunger at home and abroad; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today and Tuesday; University of Saint Francis, 2701 Spring St.; 399-7700 ext. 6791 or email@example.com.
LIGHTS OF LOVE: Memorialize loved one with purchase of a luminaria or scoreboard message to be displayed at Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing St., free admission; 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday through Nov. 30, except Nov. 28; sponsored by Erin’s House for Grieving Children; $25 for single luminaria, $50 for luminaria and scoreboard message; 423-2466 or www.erinshouse.org.
FISH FRY: 4:30 p.m. Friday; Fort Wayne Sport Club, 3102 Ardmore Ave.; $8 adults, $4 ages 10 to 6, free to ages 5 and younger; 432-6011.