Events

MLK Club Inc. to host Committee Chairperson Open House information session

MLK Club Inc. to host Committee Chairperson Open House information session

| July 30, 2015

Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—The Martin Luther King (MLK) Jr. Club is a non-profit organization organized to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to promote education, literacy, ethnic and cultural diversity within the Fort Wayne community. In the spirit of the club’s mission, the MLK Club is scheduled to […]

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The Women In NAACP (WIN) 5th Annual Back to School Picnic set for Aug. 1

The Women In NAACP (WIN) 5th Annual Back to School Picnic set for Aug. 1

| July 27, 2015

By Sheila Curry-Campbell Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—It is “that” time of year again. Students are heading back to school and it’s hard to determine who is more excited, the students or the Women In NAACP (WIN)! “A student that’s prepared for school, when they enter that first day with the resources they need, […]

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Pastor Moore, Give God An Opportunity Choir to hold fundraiser for woman’s kidney transplant

Pastor Moore, Give God An Opportunity Choir to hold fundraiser for woman’s kidney transplant

| July 26, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Pastor David Moore of Victory Worship Center and Give God An Opportunity Choir is scheduled to present A Life For Monique Washington Kidney Transplant Benefit at 5 p.m., at Tabernacle Baptist Church, 3408 Chestnut St., where the Rev. Gonzalee Martin is pastor. Robert Taylor, the visionary, founder and director of Give God An Opportunity […]

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Indiana State Federation of Colored Women’s Clubs to host the Central Regional Association of Colored Women’s Clubs and Youth Affiliates

Indiana State Federation of Colored Women’s Clubs to host the Central Regional Association of Colored Women’s Clubs and Youth Affiliates

| July 20, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Indiana State Federation of Colored Women’s Clubs and the Junior Lillian Jones Brown Culture Club of Fort Wayne will host the members of the Central Regional Association of Colored Women’s Clubs and Youth Affiliates.  The Convention will run July 25 to July 29 at the Hilton Fort Wayne at the Grand Wayne Convention […]

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Renaissance Pointe block party photo gallery

Renaissance Pointe block party photo gallery

| July 15, 2015

FORT WAYNE—Renaissance Pointe Neighborhood hosted its First Annual Family & Community Block Party on July 11 on Hurd St. (Photos by Erma Belt) Read more about the event here.

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African Food Festival schedule for July 25 at St. Augustine

African Food Festival schedule for July 25 at St. Augustine

| July 14, 2015

FORT WAYNE—If you’re looking for a way to visit far off places and savor the flavor different cultures without breaking the bank don’t miss the Annual African Food Festival schedule for 12 noon to 5 p.m., July 25 at St. Augustine Lutheran Church, 3425 Crescent Avenue at the Holy Cross Lutheran campus. According to Fey […]

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World Baseball Academy to host free Ballpark Fun Day for youngsters

World Baseball Academy to host free Ballpark Fun Day for youngsters

| July 8, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The World Baseball Academy, 1701 Freeman St., at Taylor Street, is scheduled to host a Ballpark Fun Day from noon to 2 p.m., July 14 for boys and girls, ages six and older, who would have fun testing their running, throwing and batting skills. WBA instructors will oversee six skills stations. Skills measured include: […]

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JJ Foster to hold youth basketball camp

JJ Foster to hold youth basketball camp

| July 8, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Foster’s Kids Basketball Camp is scheduled July 14 through July 16, every evening from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Bishop Luers High School, 333 E. Paulding Road. The camp is open for children from second to eighth grade. The cost for the camp is $40. J.J. Foster is camp director. For more […]

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AME church sponsors Indy trip to see award-winning Black Pearl Chamber Orchestra

AME church sponsors Indy trip to see award-winning Black Pearl Chamber Orchestra

| June 25, 2015

 FORT WAYNE—Turner Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church is sponsoring a bus trip to Indianapolis to see the acclaimed Black Pearl Chamber Orchestra in concert at 7 p.m., July 18 at the J.W. Marriott Ballroom in Indianapolis. As the renowned arts ensemble’s website explains, “Based in Philadelphia, the Black Pearl Chamber Orchestra (BPCO) was formed […]

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6th Annual South Side Fest to celebrate positive changes on the city’s south side

6th Annual South Side Fest to celebrate positive changes on the city’s south side

| June 25, 2015

FORT WAYNE–On June 27, The Rescue Mission is scheduled to partner with area businesses and organizations to participate in Fort Wayne’s 6th Annual South Side Fest. Last year, The Rescue Mission launched its “Real Change, Not Spare Change” initiative at South Side Fest. The campaign is designed to help the community find ways to help […]

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