Events

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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Colorful Women: Adult Coloring Book Group of Fort Wayne to host April event

Colorful Women: Adult Coloring Book Group of Fort Wayne to host April event

| March 29, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Colorful Women: Adult Coloring Book Group of Fort Wayne is scheduled to host its first coloring book workshop and art exhibit from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., April 23 at the Holiday Inn at IPFW and the Coliseum located at 4111 Paul Shaffer Drive. Sponsored by The Sound Digital Radio.com and Quasi Inc., […]

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ACLP offers April programs for youth

ACLP offers April programs for youth

| March 29, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Allen County Public Library’s Department of Children’s Services has scheduled a number of activities for April at the library’s downtown branch at 900 Library Plaza. The activities include: • Storytime for Preschools, Daycares & Other Groups—9:30 a.m., April 6, April 13, April 20 and April 27. Thirty minutes of theme-based stories, fingerplays, early […]

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WorkOne Northeast in Allen hosts transition seminar for veterans

WorkOne Northeast in Allen hosts transition seminar for veterans

| March 29, 2016

Courtesy of Rick Farrant Director of Communications, Northeast Indiana Works FORT WAYNE—Operation: Job Ready Veterans is scheduled to conduct a five-day seminar, April 11 through April 15, at the WorkOne Northeast career center in Allen County to assist veterans in transitioning to the civilian workforce. The free sessions, which are also open to eligible spouses […]

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Save Maumee’s 11th Annual Earth Day set

Save Maumee’s 11th Annual Earth Day set

| March 24, 2016

Local group to clean litter from river—again FORT WAYNE—On Sunday, April 17, local citizens are scheduled to band together during Save Maumee Grassroots Organization’s 11th annual Earth Day celebration to plant 390 trees and tackle litter along the Maumee River. This event will help to reforest the banks of the Maumee River in Fort Wayne, […]

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Second Black Church/HIV gathering highlights HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

Second Black Church/HIV gathering highlights HIV/AIDS Awareness Day

| March 22, 2016

Courtesy of Linda Brooks NAACP No. 3049 FORT WAYNE—NAACP Fort Wayne & Allen County Branch No. 3049 collaborated with Step Up To Fitness Inc., to bring continued awareness, prevention and education on National Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, March 10 hosted The Black Church & HIV: The Social Justice Imperative, Women & Girls HIV/Exposition/Forum […]

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