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The Journal Gazette

Monday, June 04, 2018 1:00 am

Community update

Fundraisers

FATHER'S DAY 5K: 7:30 a.m. registration June 16; Associated Churches, 602 E. Wayne St.; $25 tickets until Friday, or $15 ages 15 and under; register at www.runsignup.com/Race/IN/FortWayne/FD5K2018.

FORKS OF THE WABASH UNCORKED: 5:30 to 9 p.m. July 13; Forks of the Wabash Historic Park, 3011 W. Park Drive, Huntington; features six wineries; must be 21 or older; beer, silent auction, 50-50 drawings; $30 tickets in advance at any Huntington First Federal Savings Bank, Bottle & Keg in Roanoke or online at www.harta-gotrails.org.

Health

HEALTHY ESSENCE STUDENT MASSAGE CLINIC: Monday to July 25; Ivy Tech Community College, 3800 N. Anthony Blvd.; $25; 8:30, 10 and 11:30 a.m. or 4:30, 6 and 7 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; appointments at 480-2094 or www.fw-tmsclinic@ivytech.edu.

QUIT SMOKING: The Indiana Tobacco Quitline will offer free nicotine replacement patches or gum to all Hoosier tobacco users who call or sign up for free coaching to quit tobacco use; call 1-800-784-8669 or www.QuitNowIndiana.com.

“JUST FOR MEN”: 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday; Parkview Center for Healthy Living, Woodland Plaza, 1234 E. Dupont Road, Suite 2; Rick Storie with Forefront Dermatology will help men understand when age spots should be looked at by a professional; a skin screening will follow the presentation; free but must register at 266-6500 or 844-835-0003.

GROUP MEDITATIONS: 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday; Insight Meditation Fort Wayne, 2332 Sandpoint Road; meditations happen each Tuesday and include a guided or silent meditation followed by a lesson; free but donations accepted; imfw.org.

HEALTH AND WELLNESS FAIR: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday; DirectCare parking lot, 1355 Getz Road; free BMI screening, blood pressure testing, vision tests, hearing screening, nutrition information and other activities.

Library

ADAMS PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM: 128 S. Third St., Decatur; 260-724-2605; 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Music in Storybook Park with Jenessa Smedley.

HUNTINGTON CITY-TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY: 255 W. Park Drive, Huntington; 260-356-0824; 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, a musical magic show featuring magician and entertainer Daniel Lusk; 10 a.m. Saturday, master gardeners will help children create a plant-based craft as a Father's Day gift after a short story time, registration is required at 260-356-2900; 6 p.m. Saturday, outdoor concert with the Erie Jazz Band

KENDALLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: 221 S. Park Ave., Kendallville; 260-343-2029; book sale, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and noon to 2 p.m. Saturday.

Organizations

THREE RIVERS TURNERS CLUB: 7 p.m. Tuesday; 16471 Old Lima Road, Huntertown; more information at 693-9435.

FORT WAYNE DUPLICATE BRIDGE CLUB: 1 p.m. every Tuesday in June; 4618 E. State Blvd., Suite 101; 0-299 masterpoints are invited to play free; call in advance at 438-1268 or kartfamily@msn.com.

MARY PENROSE WAYNE DAR CHAPTER: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday; Allen County Public Library, Genealogy Center, 900 Library Plaza; library help day for prospective members.

KOREAN WAR VETERANS ASSOCIATION INDIANA CHAPTER ONE: 10 a.m. Saturday; Eagles 248, 4940 Bluffton Road; breakfast at Azar's restaurant after the meeting.

FORT WAYNE INVENTORS CLUB: Noon Saturday; Tekventure, 1550 Griffin St.; no dues or fees; more information at 466-7655 or www.fortwayneinventorsclub.org.