Events

Emily Guerrero to present stor of six generations

Emily Guerrero to present stor of six generations

| November 14, 2016

Courtesy of IIWWMS FORT WAYNE—It Is Well With My Soul is scheduled to host F.U.N. gathering with phenomenal storyteller extraordinaire, Emily J. Guerrero, B.A., Latina Arts, LLC, on an enlightening and informative ancestral journey of six generations of womyn of beauty and courage,  Muncie for Monarchs and Matriarchs: Herstory of Love and Transformation from 7 […]

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HackonomicsTV seeking advice for President-elect Trump

HackonomicsTV seeking advice for President-elect Trump

| November 14, 2016

FORT WAYNE—HackonomicsTV Presents is scheduled to host a free community forum entitled “Making America Great Again, from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Nov. 18 in the large meeting room of the Pontiac Branch of the Allen County Library, 2215 S. Hanna St. Show creator and host Eric D. Hackley is inviting local people to present […]

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A call to community leaders after the elections

A call to community leaders after the elections

| November 14, 2016

FORT WAYNE—A group of citizens concerned about the impact Donald Trump’s recent election could have on the local immigrant population is scheduled to host a “Call to Community Leaders” forum from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Nov. 16 at El Mexicano Newspaper, 2301 Fairfield Ave., Suite 102. Organizers say they want to work with a […]

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Spotlight on Fort Wayne Urban League Gala 2016

Spotlight on Fort Wayne Urban League Gala 2016

| November 3, 2016

By Jeanie Summerville What’s up, babies? It pleases me to say, it’s that time of year again for us to get together and celebrate life, love, fun and excitement at the Urban League’s Gala Extravaganza scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 12.  This gala will honor four well deserving people for their contribution to mankind in our […]

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Zion to host Fall Festival, serve meals

Zion to host Fall Festival, serve meals

| October 24, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, 2313 Hanna St., is scheduled to host its Fall Festival Dinner and Crafts event from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Nov. 5. The dinneris for persons 11-years-old through adult age and includes sausage, sauerkraut or green beans, mashed patatoes, dessert, coffee or milk for $8.50. Meals also will be available […]

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African-American Healthcare Alliance to host 20th Scholarship Ball

African-American Healthcare Alliance to host 20th Scholarship Ball

| October 16, 2016

Judge Glenda Hatchett keynote speaker FORT WAYNE—The African-American Healthcare Alliance of Fort Wayne is scheduled to hosts their 20th Annual Healthcare Scholarship Ball ,at 6 p.m., Oct. 22 at the Grand Wayne Convention Center. The scheduled keynote speaker for the event is Judge Glenda Hatchett. Hatchett presided over the two-time Emmy nominated nationally syndicated show, […]

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Local NAACP to host state conference Oct. 21-23 at IPFW

Local NAACP to host state conference Oct. 21-23 at IPFW

| October 16, 2016

FORT WAYNE—NAACP Branch 3049 of Fort Wayne and Allen County is scheduled to host the NAACP State Convention in Fort Wayne, from Oct. 21 through Oct. 23 at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne’s (IPFW) Walb State Union, 2101 E. Coliseum Blvd. This marks the third time in 65 years that Fort Wayne has hosted the […]

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Adult survivors of Mother Emmanuel AME Church massacre to lead Unity Walk

Adult survivors of Mother Emmanuel AME Church massacre to lead Unity Walk

| October 11, 2016

FORT WAYNE—A Bible study 15 months ago in Charleston, S.C., ultimately became one of the most horrific acts in American history. Nine individuals, ranging in age from 26 to 87 years of age, were murdered in the basement of Mother Emmanuel AME Church on June 17, 2015. The two adult survivors, Polly Sheppard and Felicia […]

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Art of Hair back at Fort Wayne Museum of Art

Art of Hair back at Fort Wayne Museum of Art

| October 4, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Fort Wayne Museum of Art and local organization Green Hair Revolution are scheduled to host the annual event “The Art of Hair,” a day of hair, beauty, body and spirit from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m., Oct. 8,  at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art, 311 East Main St. This marks the fourth […]

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City’s first Latino film fest to feature landmark movies, special guest directors

City’s first Latino film fest to feature landmark movies, special guest directors

| September 21, 2016

By William Bryant Rozier Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—Chilean Andrés Montenegro, filmmaker of animated movies, associate professor of computer animation at IPFW, is always a painter. “I started painting very, very early as a child, at 10. I was so motivated with oil painting that I asked my dad to buy me a kit. […]

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