Community Update

October 2, 2018


“HARRY POTTER TRIVIA NIGHT”: 7 to 10 p.m. Friday; Cupbearer Café, 138 East 7th St., Auburn; costume contest, butterbeer and treats; proceeds benefit the DeKalb County Relay for Life; 25 team of six; tickets at Eventbrite.com, Facebook event page or at the door.

PASTA DINNER: 11 a.m. Sunday until gone; Monroeville fire station, 205 W. South St., Monroeville; $8; sponsored by the Monroeville Lions Club; proceeds to be donated to Turnstone to finish housing for visually-impaired Paralympic athletes; more information at 414-0210.

“2018 GIGGLEWATER GALA”: 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 25; Punch Films Warehouse, 200 6th St.; Roaring ’20s fall fundraiser; flappers and fellas encouraged; silent and live auction, appetizers, liquor and jazz band Blue Pluto; tickets at www.GiveHear.org/Events.


“LIVE WELL: MEN : WHAT DO YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT YOUR PROSTATE?”: 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday; Parkview Center for Healthy Living, 1234 E. Dupont Road, Suite 2; Dr. Donald Urban with PPG Urology will answer questions; lab will be on site for your PSA blood test with a discounted cost of $30; registration required at 266-6500 or 844-835-0003.


“VISUAL PILGRIMAGE TO THE HEART OF ASSISI AT THE HEART OF OUR CAMPUS”: 7 p.m. Thursday; University of Saint Francis Chapel, 2701 Spring St.; “The Theology Behind the Art and Architecture of the New Oratory of Saint Francis” by Father David Meinzen.

“NEW DIRECTIONS IN BREAST CANCER” SEMINAR: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday; The Landmark Event Facility, 6222 Ellison Road; keynote speaker is Dr. Lillian Erdahl, who practices breast and general surgery at the University of Iowa, and will present “Individualizing Surgical Treatment for Breast Cancer”; register at www.2018LH_breast_cancer_newdirections.eventbrite.com.

JENNIFER CLARK : JOHNNY APPLESEED: “THE SLICE AND TIMES OF JOHN CHAPMAN”: 2 p.m. Sunday; History Center, 302 E. Berry St.; George R. Mather free lecture series; 426-2882.


WELLS COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY: 200 W. Washington St., Bluffton; 260-824-1612; 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday; “Children’s Book Festival” with entertainers Jim Gill and Troy Cummings.

WILLIAMS COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY: 107 E. High St., Bryan, Ohio; 419-636-6734; 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday; “Woodland Animal Party!” with games, crafts and snacks; sign up at 419-636-6734, ext. 223.


NEW HAVEN ENCHANTED DOLL CLUB: 12:30 to 3 p.m. today; New Haven Public Library, 648 Green St., New Haven; Bev Hart will speak on Spanish tourist dolls with a display of her collection; more information at 438-4339.

SAFARI CLUB INTERNATIONAL NORTHEAST INDIANA CHAPTER: Seventh annual Youth Field Day; 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday; 354 County Road 20, Corunna; bow shoot, 3D archery, skeet and clay shooting, refreshments, firearm training, bonfire and hayrides; donations of humanitarian relief, nonperishable food items, healthcare, personal, educational, recreational and basic quality of life supplies will be collected.

JUNIOR LEAGUE OF FORT WAYNE : 2ND ANNUAL EDUCATION EMPOWERMENT SERIES: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday; Parkview Mirro Center, 10622 Parkview Plaza Drive; Amy Speidel will speak on trauma-informed care strategies; $45 tickets at www.jlfw.org/ees.

4-H EXPO: 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday; Allen County Extension Office, 4001 Crescent Ave.; parents and youth in grades K to 12; more information at 481-6826, option 1.


SALAMONIE SENIOR LUNCHEON: Noon today; Salamonie Interpretive Center, Salamonie Lake, 3691 S. New Holland Road, Andrews; Beth Hauenstein will share her adventures in the Alaskan wilderness; bring own table service, beverage, a side dish to share and a $1 donation; bean soup will be provided; register at 260-468-2127.

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