Events

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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Jr. Lillian Jones Brown Culture Club to host Jazz Brunch

Jr. Lillian Jones Brown Culture Club to host Jazz Brunch

| June 23, 2015

FORT WAYNE—The Junior Lillian Jones Brown Culture Club, (JLJBCC), a member of the National Association of Colored Women’s Clubs, (NACWC). invites the public to its 6th Annual Soul Food & Jazz Brunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., June 27 at First Wayne Street United Methodist Church, 300 East Wayne St. The featured speaker is Mrs. […]

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18th Annual Fishing Derby draws more than 300 to central city reservoir

18th Annual Fishing Derby draws more than 300 to central city reservoir

| June 19, 2015

By Willie Jordan Special to Frost Illustrated More than 300 children and adults enjoyed great weather and a great day of fishing, friendship, food, and fun. The Fort Wayne Community Fishing Club sponsored its 18th Annual Fishing Derby onJune 6 at Ivan Lebamoff Reservoir Park. Club members were kept busy helping children land and weigh […]

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9th Annual ALR Motorcycle Rally highlights

9th Annual ALR Motorcycle Rally highlights

| June 18, 2015

By Bennie Edwards Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE–Varying some of the activities traditionally offered at our annual rally for new events helped to enhance participation and attendance our most recent annual American Legion Riders Motorcycle Rally. The theme of this year’s rally was “All Things Bikes & Safety” which focused more on the safety […]

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Unity Performing Arts Foundation, Parkview Health  to ‘Let the Good Times Roll’

Unity Performing Arts Foundation, Parkview Health  to ‘Let the Good Times Roll’

| June 17, 2015

FORT WAYNE–The Voices of Unity Youth Choir, directed by Marshall White, is scheduled to pay tribute to the amazing legends of blues and jazz in two great shows at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., June 27 at the Arts United Center located at 303 E Main St. Fort Wayne. The choir will pay tribute to […]

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