Events

Acoustic SpokenWord Café to open season at Wunderkammer

Acoustic SpokenWord Café to open season at Wunderkammer

| February 8, 2014

A trio of artists is scheduled to open the 2014 season of the Acoustic SpokenWord Café, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., Feb. 15 at Wunderkammer Co., 3402 Fairfield Ave. Admission is $5.

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Union Baptist sponsors 21st Annual Black History Knowledge Competition

Union Baptist sponsors 21st Annual Black History Knowledge Competition

| February 6, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Union Baptist Church, 2200 Smith St., is scheduled to sponsor their 21st Annual Black History Knowledge Competition at 10 a.m. on Feb. 22.

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Acoustic SpokenWord Café seeks seven wordsmiths

Acoustic SpokenWord Café seeks seven wordsmiths

| February 5, 2014

The Acoustic SpokenWord Cafe is seeking seven poets to write interpretive pieces drawing from the Fort Wayne Museum of Art’s African American Masterworks.

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Theoplis Smith show to open at Wunderkammer Feb. 8

Theoplis Smith show to open at Wunderkammer Feb. 8

| February 5, 2014

The opening of “Can You Spare Change,” Theoplis Smith’s first solo exhibition with Wunderkammer Company, 3402 Fairfield Ave., is set for 6 to 10 pm, Feb. 8.

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Local trip to see ‘Motown the Musical’ set for June

| February 4, 2014

FORT WAYNE—A local group of entertainment and travel lovers is sponsoring a trip to see one of theatre’s most acclaimed shows. Pallas Fullmore and friends are scheduled to lead a charter bus tour to attend a matinee performance of Motown the Musical, at 2 p.m., June 28 at the Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph St., […]

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IPFW announces African American Heritage Month schedule of events

IPFW announces African American Heritage Month schedule of events

| February 4, 2014

( Click the images below to view them larger. Scroll down for links to the PDF files. ) 2014 IPFW BHM Events Fathers: The FIRST CLASS SEAT Sister: An African American Life in search of JUSTICE Feb. 5,12,19,26 Wednesday Night Film Series Featuring “Hidden Colors” IPFW Housing Clubhouse 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Tuesday, February 11 “Are […]

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IPFW to host LGBTQ+ health conference

| February 3, 2014

FORT WAYNE—The Resource Center of IPFW is scheduled to host the first Queer Health on Campus Conference, Feb. 7 and Feb. 8 in Walb Union on the IPFW campus. The two day conference is designed to explore the physical, mental and emotional needs and challenges of LGBTQ+ students on campuses. The Feb. 7 agenda includes: […]

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History-making gridiron star Nate Northington to visit Fort Wayne

History-making gridiron star Nate Northington to visit Fort Wayne

| February 3, 2014

Barrier breaking athlete Nate Northington is scheduled to visit Fort Wayne on Feb. 6, thanks to the efforts of a number of community organizations.

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NAACP women to host Black History Month Brunch

NAACP women to host Black History Month Brunch

| February 3, 2014

The Women in NAACP chapter of the Fort Wayne/Allen County Branch of the NAACP is scheduled to host the Annual Black History Month Brunch on Feb. 22.

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Pulitzer nominee Clifton L. Taulbert to speak at USF

Pulitzer nominee Clifton L. Taulbert to speak at USF

| February 1, 2014

FORT WAYNE—Clifton L. Taulbert, a Pulitzer-nominated writer and filmmaker, is scheduled to speak at the University of Saint Francis on Feb. 11.

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