The Journal Gazette
 
 
Friday, September 11, 2020 1:00 am

OUT & ABOUT

COMEDY

SATURDAY

Michael McDaniel – With Alex Eakin; Fort Wayne Comedy Club; Ramada Plaza, 305 E Washington Center Road; 7:15 show, $20 advance, $25 at the door; 9:15 p.m. show $25; www.fortwaynecomedyclub.com.

DANCE

FRIDAY

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

SATURDAY

Legion Dance – Russ Chandler; 7:30 p.m.; American Legion Post 296, 130 W. Tillman Road; no cover; open to public; 456-2988.

MUSEUMS

ALL WEEKEND

Science Central – 1950 N. Clinton St.; regular museum prices, $9 ages 3 to 64, $8 ages 65 and older, free members 2 and younger; hours, 424-2400 or www.sciencecentral.org.

Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory – Ends Nov. 15; “Present Tense, Future Calm”; 1100 S. Calhoun St.; $5 adults, $3 ages 3-17, free ages 2 and younger; hours, 427-6440 or www.botanicalconservatory.org.

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum – “Duesenberg: The Evolution of America's Finest Motorcar” exhibit, featuring eight Duesenberg vehicles and two engines; also, “Out of Quarantine” exhibit from special collections, ends mid-October; classic, antique and special-interest cars; 1600 S. Wayne St., Auburn; info at 260-925-1444 or www.automobilemuseum.org.

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

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; call 426-2882 or go to www.fwhistorycenter.com.

Swiss Heritage Village – 1200 Swiss Way, Berne; indoor-outdoor museum depicting life of the Swiss settlers; hours, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday; $6 adults, $5 ages 55 and older, $4 children; www.swissheritage.org.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

Veterans National Memorial Shrine and Museum – 2122 O'Day Road; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Thursday; free admission; grounds open 24/7 or museum by appointment by calling 267-5022; www.honoringforever.org.

RECREATION

ALL WEEKEND

Chalk It Up! – 2 to 8 p.m. daily; visitors can draw, learn or teach to draw with chalk throughout the park; Promenade Park, 202 W. Superior St.; ends Oct. 3.

SUNDAY

Open skate – 4:45 to 6:45 p.m. Sunday and 5:45 to 7:45 p.m. Wednesday; Thunder Ice Arena, Trine University, Angola; $7 to skate, $3 skate rental.

TUESDAY

Trek the Trails – 6 p.m.; Rockhill Park trailhead, meet in Rockhill Park near 1400 Catalpa Street; to register for ride, go to Surveymonkey.com/r/TrekTheTrails.

SOMETHING DIFFERENT

ALL WEEKEND

Farmhouse Living Fair – Buck Lake Ranch, 2705 W. Buck Lake Road, Angola; for information, go to farmhouselivingfairs.com.

FRIDAY

Movie Night – “A League of Their Own” film screening; 7:15 p.m.; Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing St.; $15; tincaps.com.

Trine University 9/11 Memorial – Event is not open to public, but a live broadcast is available beginning at 9:15 a.m. at livestream.com/trinebroadcastingnetwork; a flyover by the 122nd Fighter Wing of the Indiana Air National Guard will happen about 9:50 a.m. and residents should be able to see and hear the A-10C Thunderbolt II fighters fly over the Trine campus in Angola.

“An Evening with Indiana Poets” – Virtual event from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. with reading of selected poetry by Adrian Matejka and Nancy Chen Long, and a discussion moderated by George Kalamaras; hosted by Trine University's Humanities Institute; those interested can obtain a free Zoom link by contacting Jeanette Goddard at goddardj@trine.edu.

Johnnie Mae Farm Market – 2 to 6 p.m.; Renaissance Pointe Neighborhood, 2518 Winter St.; www.johnniemaefarm.org.

SATURDAY

Sports Card Show – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.; Ramada Plaza Center and Travel Hotel, 305 E. Washington Center Road.

YLNI Farmers Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; corner of Barr and Wayne streets; ends Sept. 26.

Fort Wayne's Farmers Market – 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.; Parkview Field, 216 W. Douglas St.; vendors will be outside on the concourse through Sept. 26.

Wabash Farmers Market – 8 a.m. to noon; downtown Wabash; ends Sept. 26.

South Side Farmers Market – 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.; 3300 Warsaw St.; ends Dec. 19; face masks are required.

Auburn Farmers Market – 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.; also, Wednesday; Courthouse Square, Auburn.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

West Central Neighborhood's Home and Garden Tour – 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; self-guided walking tour of 30 homes using free app to hear historical facts about homes; there will also be six gardens to view; also, Art Fest featuring local artists and food truck rally; for more information on times and activities, go to westcentralneighborhood.org.

SUNDAY

Liberty Cruisers Car Club – Car cruise-in; 5 p.m.; Liberty Diner, 2929 Goshen Road.

Cemetery Walk – 1, 1:30, 2 and 2:30 p.m.; North Webster Community Public Library, North Webster; live re-enactors will tell life stories of people who are buried in the North Webster Cemetery; free.

TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY

Shipshewana Flea Market – 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.; 345 S. Van Buren St., Shipshewana; ends Oct. 14.

THURSDAY

Cirque Italia circus – 7:30 p.m.; Kosciusko County Fairgrounds, 1400 E. Smith St., Warsaw; tickets, from $10 to $50 available at cirqueitalia.com/tickets or 941-704-8572; ends Sept. 20.

THEATER

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

“Love Letters” – 7 p.m.; First Presbyterian Theater; outdoor performance in parking lot, 300 W. Wayne St.; free-will donation accepted.

SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

“1776 The Musical” – Fort Wayne Civic Theatre; 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday; Foellinger Outdoor Theater, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; tickets, 427-6000, 424-5220 or fwcivic.org; ends Sept. 20.


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