Events

Women enjoy colorful coloring event

Women enjoy colorful coloring event

| May 3, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Twenty women enjoyed an afternoon of fellowship, food, and adult coloring book activities at the Colorful Women Adult Coloring Book Workshop and Art Exhibit on Saturday, April 23 at the Holiday Inn at IPFW and the Coliseum. Prizes were donated by United Arts & Education, Sam’s Club, and Open Book Publicity. The Colorful Women […]

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NAACP set to honor churches’ first ladies

NAACP set to honor churches’ first ladies

| April 29, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Fort Wayne NAACP Branch 3049 Religious Affairs Committee is scheduled to presents the Second Annual Women of Wisdom gathering at 12 noon, May 14, at Renaissance Baptist Church, 5515 S. Hanna St. Co-Pastor Glenda Griffin of Changing Life Outreach  Ministries  is the scheduled speaker. The event is designed to honor area “first ladies” who […]

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Project Kidsafe events set for Kelly dealerships

Project Kidsafe events set for Kelly dealerships

| April 28, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Operation Kidsafe is scheduled to host a free event in the Summit City from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., May 7 at Tom Kelley Buick GMC, 633 Avenue of Autos off of Illinois Road and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., May 14 at Kelley Chevrolet, 5220 Value Drive off of Lima Road. According to […]

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South Side High School Class of 1975 reunion set for May 28

South Side High School Class of 1975 reunion set for May 28

| April 28, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The South Side High School Class of 1975 is scheduled to hold its 41-year reunion from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m., May 28 at the Lincoln Financial Event Center at Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing St. The cost for the event is $50 per person. To make a payment, go to www.southside1975.weebly.com to pay by credit […]

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Zetas to host Nursing Diversity Career Symposium

Zetas to host Nursing Diversity Career Symposium

| April 27, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Zeta Eta Chapter of Chi Eta Phi Sorority Inc. is scheduled to host a Nursing Diversity Career Symposium from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., May 7 at the Grand Wayne convention Center, 120 W. Jefferson Blvd., in the  Harrison Room. This first Nursing Diversity Career Symposium is designed to bring awareness to potential […]

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Payments coming due for Moore-Locke Family Reunion trip

Payments coming due for Moore-Locke Family Reunion trip

| April 20, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Moore family is sponsoring a bus trip to Tyson Corner, Va., on July 8 through July 10 to coincide with the Moore-Locke Family Reunion. The cost for the bus is $140 with payment due by May 20. In addition to family members, the trip is open to others who would like to visit […]

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PBS39 documentary, panel to discuss shell-shocked children suffering PTSD

PBS39 documentary, panel to discuss shell-shocked children suffering PTSD

| April 19, 2016

FORT WAYNE—PTSD doesn’t only afflict combat vets and survivors of rape and natural disasters. Too many American children—especially children of color living in neighborhoods of concentrated poverty—show the effects of racism, street violence, domestic instability and other adversities. Their symptoms look a lot like post-traumatic stress disorder. The big difference for many is that there […]

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Fifth Annual Mother To Mother Luncheon set for April 30

Fifth Annual Mother To Mother Luncheon set for April 30

| April 18, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Freedom Worship Center is scheduled to present the Fifth Annual Mother To Mother Luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., April 30 at Trier Ridge Community Church, 7501 Hessen Cassell Road. The theme for this year’s gathering is “A Comforting Time For Those Left Behind,” and is designed to support mothers who have lost […]

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UAW International vice president keynote speaker at the APRI Annual Scholarship Banquet

UAW International vice president keynote speaker at the APRI Annual Scholarship Banquet

| April 4, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Chapter of the A. Philip Randolph Institute (APRI) is scheduled to hold its annual Scholarship Award Banquet at 6 p.m., April 9 at Link’s Wonderland, 1711 E. Creighton Ave. Jimmy Settles Jr, United Autoworkers International vice-president is the scheduled featured keynote kpeaker. Settles began his career as a trade union activist […]

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Comedy show set for Embassy

Comedy show set for Embassy

| April 4, 2016

FORT WAYNE—G Productions is scheduled to present its 2016 All Star Comedy Jam at 8:30 p.m., April 9 at the Embassy Theatre. The show is scheduled to include some of the nation’s top young comedians. For more information, call (813) 990-840.

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