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  • File The Fort Wayne Farm Show gets back in gear Tuesday at Memorial Coliseum.  

  • Associated Press Grab a pair of binoculars and join others for the Birdwatching on Our Urban Rivers on Sunday at the Lawton Park Trailhead at Clinton and Fourth streets. 

  • File The Toboggan Run at Pokagon State Park in Angola is open this weekend.  

Friday, January 11, 2019 1:00 am

Out and about

A la carte

Today and Saturday

"Seussical Jr." - Fire & Light Productions; 7 p.m. today and 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday; $7; Salvation Army, 2901 N. Clinton St.; fireandlightproductions.com

COMEDY

SATURDAY

Larry Reeb – Also, Jamie Fritz; Fort Wayne Comedy Club, 2104 S. Calhoun St.; 7:15 p.m. show, $15 advance, $20 day of show; 9:45 p.m. show, $20 advance, $25 day of show; www.fortwaynecomedyclub.com.

DANCE

TODAY

Legion Dance – Justus III; 7 p.m.; American Legion Post 296, 130 W. Tillman Road; $5; open to public; 456-2988.

SUNDAY

Singles dance – 6 to 9:30 p.m.; American Legion Post 47, 601 Reed Road; $8; 704-3669.

MUSEUM EXHIBITS

ALL WEEKEND

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum – Classic, antique and special-interest cars; 1600 S. Wayne St., Auburn; hours and cost, 260-925-1444 or www.automobilemuseum.org.

Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory – “Hundred Acre Wood Exhibit” opens Saturday through April 21, featuring world of Winnie-the-Pooh character; 1100 S. Calhoun St.; $5 adults, $3 ages 3-17, free ages 2 and younger; hours, 427-6440 or www.fortwayneparks.org.

The History Center – 302 E. Berry St.; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and first Sunday of the month; 426-2882 or fwhistorycenter.com.

Science Central – “Heart Smart” touring exhibit, opens Saturday through May 26; 1950 N. Clinton St.; $9 ages 3-64, $8 ages 65 and older, free members 2 and younger; hours, 424-2400 or www.sciencecentral.org.

National Automotive and Truck Museum of the United States – “Cars and Trucks Like You Used to Own”; adjacent to Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum; hours and cost, 260-925-9100, www.natmus.org.

National Military History Center – Batmobile items, “Dukes of Hazzard” car General Lee, two “Knight Rider” cars, World's Monster Truck Hall of Fame, a Dale Earnhardt car; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily; 5634 County Road 11-A, Auburn; $10, free ages 6 and younger; 260-927-9144 or www.nationalmilitaryhistorycenter.org.

Northeastern Indiana Racing Museum – Inside National Military History Center and Kruse Automotive Museum, Auburn; open daily, hours and cost, 316-0966 or ksplace1@frontier.com.

TODAY AND SATURDAY

Early Ford V-8 Foundation Museum – On display, 1932 Ford chassis, donated Lincoln-Zephyr Continental Cabriolet; 2181 General Doolittle Drive, Auburn; hours, 260-927-8022 or www.fordv8foundation.org.

RECREATIONAL

ALL WEEKEND

Headwaters Park Ice Skating – Noon to 10 p.m. today, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, noon to 8 p.m. Sunday and 1 to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday; Headwaters Park, 333 S. Clinton St.; $3 for ages 13 and younger and $5 for ages 14 and older; $2 skate rental; ends March 4.

Toboggan Run – Pokagon State Park, Angola; $13 per hour; park entrance fees, $7 in-state vehicles, $9 out-of-state vehicles; hours tobogganrun.com; ends Feb. 24.

SUNDAY

Birdwatching on Our Urban Rivers – 2 p.m.; Lawton Park Trailhead, Clinton and Fourth streets; hosted by Riverfront Fort Wayne; participants are urged to bring their own binoculars; free.

TUESDAY

Little River Ramblers Nature Hike – Sponsored by Little River Wetlands Project; 9 to 11 a.m.; meet at Boy Scout parking lot, 8315 W. Jefferson Blvd.; free; 478-2515 or info@lrwp.org.

SOMETHING DIFFERENT

SATURDAY

Fort Wayne's Farmers Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing St.; ends May 18.

SUNDAY

“Film Noir at the Embassy” – Film screening of “The Maltese Falcon”; 3 p.m.; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $10.

TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

Fort Wayne Farm Show – 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; free admission.

WEDNESDAY

National Ballet Theatre of Odessa's Swan Lake – 7:30 p.m.; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; tickets, 800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.

SPORTS

TODAY

Mad Ants – vs. Erie BayHawks; 7 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum; $10 to $25 (prices increase on game day); www.ticketmaster.com or 800-745-3000.

SATURDAY

Komets – vs. Utah Grizzlies; 7:30 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $13 to $29 adults, $12 to $25 seniors ages 60 and older and students, $9 to $20 ages 12 and younger; 800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

SUNDAY

Komets – vs. Kalamazoo Wings; 5 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $13 to $29 adults, $12 to $25 seniors ages 60 and older and students, $9 to $20 ages 12 and younger; 800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

MONDAY

Mad Ants – vs. Agua Caliente Clippers; 7 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum; $10 to $25 (prices increase on game day); www.ticketmaster.com or 800-745-3000.

WEDNESDAY

Komets – vs. Kalamazoo Wings; 7:30 p.m.; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $13 to $29 adults, $12 to $25 seniors ages 60 and older and students, $9 to $20 ages 12 and younger; 800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

THEATER

ALL WEEKEND

“The Christians” – First Presbyterian Theater; 7:30 p.m. today and Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday; 300 W. Wayne St.; $20 general admission, $18 seniors 65 and older, free for first 30 full-time students with reservation, $10 otherwise; 426-7421, ext. 121, or firstpresbyteriantheater.com; ends Jan. 19.