Events

South Side High School Class of ’69 to hold 45th reunion

South Side High School Class of ’69 to hold 45th reunion

| June 15, 2014

Courtesy of the SSHS Reunion Committee FORT WAYNE—The South Side High School Class of 1969 is scheduled to hold their 45th Reunion at 6 p.m.,  Oct. 18, 2014, at Don Hall’s Guesthouse, 1313 W. Washington Center Road.  The cost for the event is $45 per person and will include hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar. […]

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10th Annual Juneteenth Celebration Festival set for June 21

| June 11, 2014

FORT WAYNE—The Weisser Park Youth Center, 802 Eckart St., is scheduled to host its 10th Annual Juneteenth celebration from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., June 21. Juneteenth is a traditional African American holiday commemorating the date black people in Texas found out about the abolition of slavery as outlined in the Emancipation Proclamation. Although President […]

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Rotary Club of Fort Wayne joins NAACP Youth Council to Install a Little Free Library

| June 11, 2014

FORT WAYNE—At 12 noon, June 21, the Rotary Club of Fort Wayne and the NAACP Youth Council are scheduled dedicate a Little Free Library in front of the Unity Barbershop at 921 E. Pontiac Street (corner of John and Pontiac) to serve the youth in the Renaissance Pointe neighborhood. The dedication of the Little Free […]

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Spotlight on the Audio Show Band for a funky pre-Father’s Day party

Spotlight on the Audio Show Band for a funky pre-Father’s Day party

| June 10, 2014

By Jeanie Summerville Whatz up, babies? From time to time, something different is brought to our fair city to try to bring us some joy, happiness, beauty and excitement and if I know about it, I must investigate!  I investigate for you because I don’t want you to have to guess about anything.  I’m a […]

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Travel to Chicago with the Lincolnites

Travel to Chicago with the Lincolnites

| June 10, 2014

FORT WAYNE—A select group of high school alumni have planned a special trip to give them a chance for fellowship, reminiscing and fun next month. On July 18,, Fort Wayne Chapter of the Lincolnite Club is scheduled to take a bus trip to Chicago for several days of shopping, sightseeing and fellowship with other Lincolnites. […]

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F.U.N. sponsors Race Unity Day program June 13

| June 10, 2014

FORT WAYNE—From 1 p.m. to 3 p.m, June 13, F.U.N. (Folks Uniting Nowadays) is scheduled to host Cross Cultural Families, Past, Present, and Future—A Race Unity Day Celebration in collaboration with The Bahá’í Community of Fort Wayne and It Is Well With My Soul of the Department of Educational Studies, Teachers College, Ball State University […]

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AAAHSM offers summer camp for 3rd to 7th graders

AAAHSM offers summer camp for 3rd to 7th graders

| June 10, 2014

FORT WAYNE—The African/African American Historical Society Museum (AAAHSM, affectionately called “The Awesome”) announces its summer camp offerings for Summer 2014, open to third to seventh grade children from all backgrounds. This new set of programs runs for eight weeks, 9 a.m. to Noon, June 16 to Aug. 8. Taught by John Aden,PhD and other local […]

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Mayor Tom Henry Issues Proclamation Proclaiming Finer Womanhood Day for Zeta celebration

Mayor Tom Henry Issues Proclamation Proclaiming Finer Womanhood Day for Zeta celebration

| May 26, 2014

By Sheryl Edwards Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—Mary Breaux Wright, the International President of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc., was the keynote speaker at the 40th Annual Finer Womanhood Scholarship Benefit on May 17, held in Fort Wayne at the Hilton Fort Wayne at the Grand Wayne Convention Center. Post by Frost Illustrated. The theme […]

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Jerusalem Baptist Church to celebrate 54th Homecoming in June

Jerusalem Baptist Church to celebrate 54th Homecoming in June

| May 25, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Jerusalem Baptist Church, 1151 Francis St., is scheduled to celebrate their 54th Homecoming Church Anniversary throughout the month of June. The theme for the celebration is “A New Covenant Church,” taken from Jeremiah 31:31. Jerusalem Baptist Church is one of the oldest African American  Baptist churches in the city. The late Dr. Samuel A. Walker […]

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Catholic Charities to Host Citizen Naturalization Seminar

Catholic Charities to Host Citizen Naturalization Seminar

| May 23, 2014

Bishop Rhoades to Address Attendees FORT WAYNE—On Friday May 23, 2014 Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Fort Wayne – South Bend will host an all-day seminar titled “Learning How to Become a United States Citizen Through Naturalization, Derivation, or Acquisition.” The seminar is slated to begin at 8:30 a.m. with a continental breakfast provided […]

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