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AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY
The journey to end cancer starts with a single step. The American Cancer Society invites you to take that step with us by joining the global Relay For Life movement.
When you walk to end cancer at a Relay event, it's your opportunity to not only honor cancer survivors and remember loved ones lost, but also to raise awareness about what we can do to stay well from cancer and raise money to help fuel the world's largest walk to end cancer.
For more information regarding relay for life visit www.relayforlife.org.
PURPLE IRIS FOUNDATION
Plant Hope for Pancreatic Cancer. Follow Purple Iris Foundation on facebook and twitter. For more information on how to get involved in the community and beyond call 1 855-259-4747 (IRIS). Or visit their website at purpleirisfoundation.com.
YWCA NORTHEAST INDIANA
Join the YWCA as they take a Stand Against Racism! Learn how to become a participating site or sponsor by visiting the website www.standagainstracism.org/become_participating_site.
FORT WAYNE PET FOOD PANTRY
The Fort Wayne Pet Food Pantry is at a critical level of dry dog and cat food. For donating to the pantry call 260-478-4851. Check them out on Facebook or online at fwpetfoodpantry.com.
FREE HOME HEALTH SAFETY CHECK- ALLEN COUNTY
Home Instead Senior Care of Allen County and the surrounding areas of northeastern Indiana Offers Free Home Safety Checks and Easy Fixes to Reduce Accidents; Ensure Safety of Seniors Get a free safety checks and support resources are part of Home Instead Inc.’s broader Making Home Safer for Seniors program. To request a free home safety check or the home safety checklist, please call the local Home Instead Senior Care office at 260-485-2424.
FAITH BAPTIST CHURCH- CHILI SUPPER
Faith Baptist Church will be
having their annual chili supper, pie auction, bake sale and talent show on
Wednesday, March 4th, starting at 5:30pm. Tickets are now on sale and may be
purchased at the church. The church is located at 6600 Trier Road inFort Wayne, In. The proceeds will be used for
Women's and Youth Ministries. For reservations call 1-260-485-1646.
Shakespeare’s MERCHANT OF VENICE
Directed and Adapted by Jack Cantey
Presbyterian Theater 300 W. Wayne Street
February 26—Wednesday/Thursday/Friday from Noon-5 pm.
422-6329 for tickets or information.
Tickets available online
Preview Performance, February 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Fridays & Saturdays,
February 27, 28, March 6, 7, 13, 14, at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 8 at 2
Performance: All tickets $10
Regular Performances: General Admission $20
(over 60) $18
time students free with reservation (limited quantities)
$10 if bought at the
WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH-LOCAL EVENT
Women's History Month event, Three Rivers Art Center For Kids, (TRACK),
once again will be teaming up with IPFW's Office of Diversity and Multicultural
Affairs Department on March 23rd at 7
p.m. for an event to be held in the North section of the International Ball
Room, at Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne. (Three Rivers Art Center For Kids) TRACK be showing a clip of Randi Shepherd talking about Destiny's
Law, plus there will be a premier of Patty Hunter's song "Nourish Our Young,"
that was composed by Mimi Burns and sung by Grace Minnick, this music is to be
set into a dance routine by the Dance Collective... Performing Singing Artists,
Mimi Burns, Styler and Hope Arthur will also be on hand to sing several songs. There will be a talk on women in journalism from Kara Hackett,
reporter at the Journal Gazette. For more information go to https://www.facebook.com/pages/Three-Rivers-Art-Center-for-Kids/133841246758306.
Area Groomers style dogs for chARITY
WAYNE, Ind.-Groomers from around northeast Indiana will
compete for prizes and bragging rights at the first-ever Pawject Runway at 6:00
p.m. on Saturday February 28, 2015 at Ceruti’s Banquet and Event Center, 6325
Illinois Road, next to Lucky Harley Davidson.
All proceeds will benefit the Allen County SPCA’s Angel Fund, a special
account to pay for major medical expenses for shelter pets.
Fifteen groomers will style their clients’ canines
for presentation on the runway. “This
isn’t just any regular grooming show,” said Jessica Henry, shelter director.
“This is creative grooming, which takes dog styling to a whole new level.” Attendees can expect an entrance on the red
carpet, photographers (pup-arazzi) snapping photos and a full runway show
featuring several different breeds of dogs.
Adoptable dogs from the Allen County SPCA will also
be on hand.
Celebrity judges, including Lisa Leedy who has
appeared multiple times on the Animal Planet channel, will score the
contestants. Prize packages will include grooming kits, including new scissors
and clippers, a complimentary booth at the Northern Indiana Pet Expo and much
“We are so excited about this event,” Henry stated.
“All of these talented groomers joining together to help homeless dogs and cats
is incredibly heart-warming. We can’t wait to see their creations!”
Tickets to Pawject Runway are $40 for general
admission, $75 for VIP passes and are available at participating grooming
salons, the Allen County SPCA or online at www.acspca.org.
MILITARY APPRECIATION DINNER AND CELEBRATION
Concordia Lutheran Church- Centennial Hall, 4245 Lake Ave, Fort
Wayne, IN will be
hosting a Military Appreciation Dinner and Celebration event. The event starts
at 6:00pm. The event is to honor those who protect our freedom to worship.
There will be a free meal for all attendees, a performance by the Concordia
ROTC Color Guard. There is also a service at 5pm before the Dinner and
Celebration Event. For more information please contact Pastor Brown at
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