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The Journal Gazette

Monday, June 03, 2019 1:00 am

Community update

Camps

METEA COUNTY PARK DAY CAMPS: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Metea County Park and Nature Center, 8401 Union Chapel Road; June 17 to 21, Outdoor Adventure Camp; June 24 to 28, Survival Camp; July 8 to 12, Canoe Camp 1; and July 15 to 19, Canoe Camp; $120; bring your own lunch; more information at 449-3246 or nhaley@allencountyparks.org.

Classes

HOOSIER RIVERWATCH BASIC TRAINING WORKSHOP: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. June 15; Metea County Park, 8401 Union Chapel Road; teaches citizens to monitor stream health; register by Friday at ssp2655@gmail.com or 755-8111.

Library

ADAMS PUBLIC LIBRARY SYSTEM: 128 S. Third St., Decatur; 260-724-2605; 1 p.m. or 6:30 p.m. today, Stevens Puppets, “Goldilocks and the Three Bears”; and 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, music in Storybook Park with Chelsea Erikson.

HUNTINGTON CITY-TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY: 255 W. Park Drive, Huntington; 10:30 a.m. Saturday; master gardeners will host the Father's Day Make & Take, a hands-on craft in which children can create a potted plant gift; ages 5 to 12; free but supplies are limited and signup up is required at 260-356-2900.

Organizations

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 DAR members.

FORT WAYNE INVENTORS CLUB: Noon Saturday; TekVenture, 1550 Griffin St.; more information at 466-7655 or www.fortwayneinventorsclub.org.

“OFF ROAD CHALLENGE” – BLUFFTON PARKS DEPARTMENT: 8 a.m. bike run, 9 a.m. run starts Saturday; Wabash River Native Habitat Trail; $15; $20 for both events; sign up at https://raceroster.com/events/2019/22908/off-road-trail-challenge.

Seniors

SALAMONIE SENIOR LUNCHEON: Noon today; Salamonie Lake Interpretive Center, 3691 S. New Holland Road, Andrews; Steve Park, Huntington North High School science teacher, will present his family's traveling adventures of the lower 48 states; pulled pork will be provided; bring own table service, beverage, side dish to share and a $1 donation; register at 260-468-2127.