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The Journal Gazette

Monday, April 15, 2019 1:00 am

COMMUNITY UPDATE

Camps

INDIANA SHERIFFS' ASSOCIATION YOUTH LEADERSHIP CAMP: June 25 to 28, Pine Creek Camp in Pine Village (Warren County); and July 9 to 11, Waycross Episcopal Camp in Morgantown (Brown County); for students in the seventh or eighth grade; more information at the Adams County Sheriff's Office, 911 W. Peacekeepers Way, Decatur; 260-724-5345.

FORT WAYNE YOUTHEATRE CAMP: June 17 to 28, actor training; July 22 to Aug. 2, musical theater; and July 8 to 12 or Aug. 5 to 9, Jr. Rising Star Camp, ages 5 to 7; more information and register at www.FortWayneYoutheatre.org.

Classes

“COOKING 101 WORKSHOP”: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 24 and May 1; Anthis Career Center, grades 3 to 12; $25 includes 4-H program fees; register at 481-6826 or sammjohnson@purdue.edu.

Fundraisers

FISH FRY: 4:30 p.m. Friday; Fort Wayne Sport Club, 3102 Ardmore Ave.; $9 adults, $4 ages 6 to 10; cash bar.

“I HAVE A VOICE GALA” – FOR GIGI'S PLAYHOUSE: 5:30 p.m. April 26; Parkview Mirro Center, 10622 Parkview Plaza Drive; dinner, silent and live auction; $100 tickets; also sponsorship packages available; more information and tickets at 482-7529 or www.fortwayne@gigisplayhouse.org.

“IMAGINE THAT!”: 5 p.m. April 28; Club Soda, 235 E. Superior St.; seven-course stations paired with beer, wine or cocktail; benefits Mustard Seed Furniture Bank; must be age of 21 or over; $100 per person; prepaid reservations are required at the Mustard Seed Furniture Bank, 3636 Illinois Road, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday or www.mustardseedfortwayne.com.

“OFF TO THE RACES”: 4 to 7:30 p.m. May 4; Rack and Helen's Social House, 4935 Hillegas Road; mint juleps, southern fare, raffles, hat parade, wine pull and silent auction; proceeds benefit the Junior League of Fort Wane; $50 a person, $90 couple at www.jlfw.org/derby.

“PHILHARMONIOUS: PLAY IT FORWARD”: 6 p.m. June 7; The Clyde Theatre, 1808 Bluffton Road; celebrating the Philharmonic's 75th anniversary; wine and open bar, silent and live auctions; dinner; $200 and $250 tickets; RSVP deadline is May 31; more information and tickets at 481-0770.

Health

QUESTION PERSUADE REFER (QPR) FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION: 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday; The Summit, 1027 W. Rudisill Blvd.; free; hosted by Mental Health America of Northeast Indiana; RSVP at reservation@mhanortheastindiana.org.

FOREST THERAPY WALK: 1:30 to 4 p.m. Friday; Metea County Park, 8401 Union Chapel Road; sponsored by the Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana; reservations required at 484-9560.

Library

ADAMS PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM: 128 S. Third St., Decatur; 260-724-2605; 6:30 p.m. today; children's services; egg decorating.

KENDALLVILLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: 221 S. Park Ave., Kendallville; 260-343-2029; and its Limberlost Branch in Rome City; closed Friday in observance of Good Friday; both libraries will reopen Saturday.

Organizations

FOSTER PARENT INFORMATION NIGHT: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. today; May 20 and June 10; Villages of Indiana, 2250 Lake Ave., Suite 160; register at 800-765-5075 or 574-294-5756.

GENEALOGY TECHNOLOGY GROUP: 7 p.m. Wednesday; Allen County Public Library, Room B, 900 Library Plaza; more information at www.acgsi.org.

FORT WAYNE ARTISTS GUILD MONTHLY MEETING: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday; Allen County Public Library, Globe Room, 900 Library Plaza; Jina Lauer, service manager at ARC Document Solutions, will share information about the process of making fine art reproductions.

YWCA NORTHEAST INDIANA: 8 to 9:15 a.m. Wednesday; Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne, 555 E. Wayne St.; Coffee & Conversations!: “Local Women with Leadership Roles in Male-Dominated Industries”; more information at 424-4908.

Seniors

WHITLEY COUNTY COUNCIL ON AGING: 710 N. Opportunity Drive, Columbia City; 260-248-8944; Tuesday, closed for lunch and activities; noon Thursday, movie “Indivisible”; and 12:30 p.m. Friday, euchre tourney with snacks.