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    ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION GREATER INDIANA CHAPTER: Alzheimer's discussion; guest speaker, Jorge Ortiz, regional office director for Sen. Joe Donnelly, and Paul Lagemann, regional office director for Sen. Dan Coats; 6 to 7:30 p.m.
    ALZHEIMER’S ASSOCIATION GREATER INDIANA CHAPTER: Alzheimer’s discussion; guest speaker, Jorge Ortiz, regional office director for Sen. Joe Donnelly, and Paul Lagemann, regional office director for Sen. Dan Coats; 6 to 7:30 p.
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    Volunteers sought NeighborLink Fort Wayne is need of volunteers to help residents who physically or financially cannot take care of their fall yardwork.



Lehman Park Pavilion, Main Hall, 667 Lehman St., Berne, 2 to 8 p.m. Monday; IPFW, Science Building, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E., 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday; Resurrection Lutheran Church, 14318 Lima Road, 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday; YMCA, Fitness Room, 1160 W. 500 N., Huntington, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday; Wabash County YMCA, Conference Room, 500 S. Cass St., Wabash, 2 to 7 p.m. Tuesday; Glenbrook Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing, 3811 Parnell Ave., 8:30 to 11 a.m. Wednesday; Bethlehem Woods Nursing and Rehabilitation, 4430 Elsdale Drive, 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday; Monroeville EMS, 103 S. Water St., Monroeville, 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday; Family Video, 211 N. Wayne St., Angola, 1 to 6 p.m. Friday; Martin’s Supermarke t, 1150 Husky Trail, Warsaw, noon to 4 p.m. Saturday.

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: PPG Family Practice, 817 Trail Ridge Road, Albion, Tuesday; Miller’s Merry Manor, 1900 Alber St., Wabash, Wednesday; Calvary Lutheran Church, 1301 Williams St., Angola, Friday.

HOMELESS COALITION OF FORT WAYNE: Offering flu shot clinics at any location; free, vouchers provided for those who cannot afford vaccine; 557-1230.

LUTHERAN HEALTH NETWORK: Smoke Buster’s Smoking Cessation, 1 p.m. Tuesday; Lutheran Hospital, Cancer Resource Center Conference Room, 2nd floor, 7910 W. Jefferson Blvd., Suite 109; 435-7959 or

MENTAL HEALTH AMERICA IN ALLEN COUNTY: Lunch and Learn program, “Grief and Loss, Understanding the Masculine and Multicultural Aspects of Grief”; noon Tuesday; Citizens Square Building, Omni Room, 200 E. Berry St.; cash donation.

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

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

PARKVIEW WOMEN’S HEALTH CENTER: “Food Screenings by Dr. Dennis Chubinski, DPM,” 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday; 11123 Parkview Plaza Drive, Suite 200, Medical Park 2, Entrance 2C; free to members of Parkview Women’s Health Center, $5 for non-members.

PRANAYOGA SCHOOL OF YOGA AND HEALTH: Nada yoga workshop with Gurunam Singh; 10 a.m. to noon today; $35; Pranayoga School of Yoga and Health, 1301 Lafayette St.; 627-9642.

TRANSITIONS PROGRAM: Sponsored by Lincoln Financial Foundation for ages 30 to 13 with developmental disabilities; parents are offered three choices, “On the Go,” “Master Minds” and “Got Skills”; for information, contact Easter Seals, 456-4534, ext. 271.

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