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The Journal Gazette

Monday, November 13, 2017 1:00 am

Community Update

Classes

THANKSGIVING BAKING: 6 to 9 p.m. Nov. 21; Ivy Tech, 3800 N. Anthony Blvd.; $65; registration deadline Tuesday at IvyTech.edu/northeast/living.

FARMERS MARKET VENDOR WORKSHOP SERIES: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday and Dec. 12, Jan. 8, Feb. 13 and March 13; IPFW Union, 4001 Crescent Ave.; free parking in garage P2; for questions email jmwolff@purdue.edu or call 481-6826.

BLUFFTON PARKS DEPARTMENT: 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday; City Hall, 128 E. Market St., “Hooked on Crochet”; also 6 to 8 p.m., “Homemade Card Class,” $8, register for both classes at 260-824-6069.

“MARKETING THE FUTURE OF FORT WAYNE”: 11:30 a.m. Thursday; Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room A, 900 Library Plaza; sponsored by the American Advertising Federation Fort Wayne; tickets $25 members or $30 non-members, $10 students; RSVP at adfedfortwayne.eventbrite.com or 485-5264, ext. 212.

Fundraisers

LIONS CLUB APPLE DUMPLING SALE: Wednesday; pick up at County Line Pizza, 10914 W. South County Line Road, Zanesville; $2 each; can also order at 758-2263 or 638-4327.

“TURNING THE PAGE”: 5:30 p.m. Thursday; The Summit, 1025 W. Rudisill Blvd.; silent auction, dinner; speaker will be illustrator and author Claire Ewart; sponsored by Allen County Education Partnership to benefit Project Reads; tickets $30, $50 couples, $200 table of eight; purchase at abouteducation.org/inquiring-minds/special-events or 423-6447.

“ON THE REEF”: 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday; Sweetwater Sound, 5501 U.S. 30 W.; food and drinks, music with the Atomic Sharks, art lesson, silent auction; sponsored by FAME; tickets $35, $25 educators, $300 corporate tables; tickets at https://famearts.org/fame-fundraiser/.

“JUST DINNER”: 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday; IPFW, Walb Classic Ballroom, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.; food, silent auction; sponsored by Just Neighbors Interfaith Homeless Network; tickets $50 person; send check to Just Neighbors, 2925 E. State Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46805 and include names of guests; more information at jane@ihnfw.org or 458-9772.

HOLIDAY BAZAAR: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday; American Legion 241 Auxiliary, 7605 Bluffton Road; bake sale and food available; questions at dkfrance2002@yahoo.com or 431-7183.

“BIG ORANGE PRIDE” CRAFT BAZAAR: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday; Northrop High School, 7001 Coldwater Road.

“YULETIDE TREASURES BAZAAR & SILENT AUCTION”: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday; Indian Springs Middle School, 1692 S. Indiana 9, Columbia City; free; proceeds will go to support the Columbia City Show Choirs.

“HOLIDAY JEWELS”: 6 to 9 p.m. Dec. 8; Historic Vermilyea House, 13501 Redding Drive, silent auction, food, drinks; tickets $45 members or $55; tickets at archfw.org or 426-5117.

Health

CANCER SERVICES OF NORTHEAST INDIANA: 6316 Mutual Drive; 484-9560; 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. today, “Simple Fall Party Food Ideas”; 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday, “Jewelry Side by Side,” $5; reservations required.

“GETTING THROUGH THE HOLIDAYS”: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday; Visiting Nurse, The Peggy F. Murphy Community Grief Center, 5920 Homestead Road; light supper will be served; RSVP at 435-3261.

“INTERNATIONAL SURVIVORS OF SUICIDE LOSS DAY”: 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday; Peggy F. Murphy Community Grief Center, 5920 Homestead Road; register with Mental Health America of Northeast Indiana at 422-6441.

BLOOD DONATIONS: 12:15 to 7 p.m. today; Fort Wayne Blood Donation Center, 1212 E. California Road; 1 to 7:15 p.m. today, Lutheran Hospital Blood Donation Center, 7900 W. Jefferson Blvd. Suite 107; 3 to 8 p.m. today, Grabill Missionary Church, 13637 State St., Grabill; 1 to 6 p.m. today, Emanuel Lutheran Church, 800 Green St., New Haven; 1 to 6 p.m. today, Grace Christian Church, 126 E. Mitchell St., Kendallville; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today, Fairview Missionary Church, 525 E. 200 North, Angola; 12:15 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Fort Wayne Blood Donation Center, 1212 E. California Road; 1 to 6:45 p.m. Tuesday, Lutheran Hospital Blood Donation Center, 7900 W. Jefferson Blvd. Suite 107; noon to 6 p.m. Tuesday, South Adams Senior Center, 825 Hendricks St., Berne; 12:15 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Fort Wayne Blood Donation Center, 1212 E. California Road; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, Huntington University, 2303 College Ave., Huntington; 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Impact Institute, 580 Fairview Blvd., Kendallville; noon to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sonlight Community Church, 455 N. Gerald Lett Ave., Angola; 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Lutheran Hospital Blood Donation Center, 7900 W. Jefferson Blvd. Suite 107; 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Parkview Hospital, 2200 Randallia Ave.; 11:45 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday; Fort Wayne Blood Donation Center, 1212 E. California Road; 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Lutheran Hospital Blood Donation Center, 7900 W. Jefferson Blvd. Suite 107; 7:15 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Fort Wayne Blood Donation Center, 1212 E. California Road; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, United Methodist Church, 605 N. Forest Parkway, Columbia City; 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Lutheran Hospital Blood Donation Center, 7900 W. Jefferson Blvd. Suite 107; 7:15 to 2 p.m. Saturday, Fort Wayne Blood Donation Center, 1212 E. California Road; 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, St. Vincent de Paul, 1720 E. Wallen Road; 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, Lutheran Hospital Blood Donation Center, 7900 W. Jefferson Blvd. Suite 107; 7:15 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Sunday, Fort Wayne Blood Donation Center, 1212 E. California Road.

Lecture

INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION WEEK: Noon to 1 p.m. today, Ivy Tech, 3800 N. Anthony Blvd., Room 2316, “Inequality: International and Intranational”; noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, open forum 1 to 2 p.m., Ivy Tech campus, Room 2348/2350, “Formenting Dissent: Black Resistance to Post-Racialism in the Internet Age”; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Student Life Center, main hall, 3701 Dean Drive, “Global Village,” tables representing different countries and ethnic food, lunch and deserts provided.

“CHILDREN AND ICE: HOW IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT AFFECTS LOCAL FAMILIES”: 7 p.m. Thursday; Allen County Public Library, Meeting Room C, 900 Library Plaza; presented by the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fort Wayne.

Library

HUNTINGTON CITY-TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY: 255 W. Park Drive, Huntington; 260-356-0824; 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, “Breakfast in a Mug” workshop, ages 8 to 12; 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, “Modern Military Veteran Research”; 4 p.m. Thursday, teens make candy sushi and sugar cookie pizza; 6 p.m. Thursday, no-bake desserts, ages 8 to 12; also 6 p.m. Thursday, make DIY festive cheeseballs, adults.

MARKLE LIBRARY: 155 W. Sparks St., Markle; 260-758-3332; 6 p.m. Friday, no-bake desserts, ages 8 to 12.

Organizations

CIVIL WAR ROUND TABLE OF NORTHEAST INDIANA: 6:30 p.m. today; Allen County Public Library, Room C, 900 Library Plaza; speaker will be John Urschel on “Indiana's Dead at Andersonville.”

GENEALOGY TECHNOLOGY GROUP: 7 p.m. Wednesday; Allen County Public Library, Room B, 900 Library Plaza.

FORT WAYNE ARTISTS GUILD MONTHLY MEETING: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday; Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza; Elizabeth Kuebler-Wolf will present “Why Abstract Expressionism, Beyond Throwing Paint.”

Seniors

WHITLEY COUNTY COUNCIL ON AGING & AGED INC.: 710 N. Opportunity Drive, Columbia City; 260-248-8944; noon Thursday, “The Whole Wide World” movie; 1 p.m. Friday, computer class.