Events

Dr. Seuss on the loose at Timothy L  Johnson Academy

Dr. Seuss on the loose at Timothy L Johnson Academy

| February 27, 2016

FORT WAYNE—In celebration of Theodore Geisel’s (Dr. Seuss) birthday, the Fort Wayne Youththeater’s Storybook cast will present “Dr. Seuss on the Loose” at Timothy L Johnson Academy on Thursday, March 3. The celebration will include enactments of “The Lorax” “Cat in the Hat” and “Green Eggs and Ham” and will be offered for Project READS […]

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Get health ‘Back On Track’ with free class at McMillen Park Community Center

Get health ‘Back On Track’ with free class at McMillen Park Community Center

| February 17, 2016

FORT WAYNE—Transitional Health Inc. is scheduled to host  free seminar entitled “Back On Track,” from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., March 9 at  McMillen Park Community Center, 3901 Abbott St. Back on Track is a wellness class that helps people overcome nutritional and fitness setbacks. Participants will learn ways to work on: • Health related […]

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My Brother’s Keepers/My Sister’s Keepers to announce winners at Scholarship Ball

My Brother’s Keepers/My Sister’s Keepers to announce winners at Scholarship Ball

| February 16, 2016

FORT WAYNE—To celebrate and support academic excellence, My Brother’s Keepers/My Sister’s Keepers Organization is scheduled to host its Second Annual Lighthouse Scholarship Ball at 6 p.m., Feb. 20 at the The Summit, 1027 W. Rudisill Boulevard. The ball will feature several prominent high school seniors who have academically excelled in the program and have pioneered […]

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F.O.H. Basketball Club, Renaissance Y, others collecting water for Flint

F.O.H. Basketball Club, Renaissance Y, others collecting water for Flint

| February 9, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The F.O.H. Nation Basketball Club and Renaissance Pointe YMCA, along with other community partners are collecting bottled water for the citizens of Flint, Mich. They invite the community to help by dropping of bottled water donations at the Renaissance Pointe YMCA, 2323 Bowser Ave. For more information, call (260) 447-4567.

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Spotlight on MLK Club Breakfast with the Clergy, Unity Day 2016

Spotlight on MLK Club Breakfast with the Clergy, Unity Day 2016

| February 3, 2016

By Jeanie Summerville    What’s up, babies? It pleases me to bring to you this week’s spotlight because we’re going to share a great deal of beauty that happened Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 at Grand Wayne Center for Dr. King’s Day. It all started at 8 a.m., with the eighth annual Breakfast with the Clergy […]

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Travel to Washington, D.C., with Moore, Locke family

Travel to Washington, D.C., with Moore, Locke family

| February 3, 2016

If you are looking for a place to get away for a few days, then come ride with us on a bus trip to Washington, D.C., as we share with family and friends at the Moore, Locke Family Reunion. We will be leaving Fort Wayne, at 2 p.m., Friday, July 8, 2016 and are scheduled […]

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Indiana Tech explores LGBT rights in the workplace

Indiana Tech explores LGBT rights in the workplace

| January 25, 2016

FORT WAYNE—The Indiana Tech Career Center, in conjunction with Indiana Tech’s chapter of the Gay/Straight Alliance, is scheduled to sponsor “OUT at Work: Legal and Practical Considerations for LGBTQ Employees,” at 12 noon, Feb. 3. in the Seitz Conference Center inside Andorfer Commons on the Indiana Tech campus. This free program is open to the […]

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Women In NAACP to sponsor Black History Month Brunch

Women In NAACP to sponsor Black History Month Brunch

| January 18, 2016

By Delois McKinnley-Eldridge, WIN Chairperson Special to Frost Illustrated FORT WAYNE—The Women in NAACP (WIN) auxiliary of the Fort Wayne Branch of the NAACP is inviting the community—especially civil rights advocates and supporters—to attend the WIN Black History Month Brunch at Link’s Wonderland, 1711 E. Creighton Ave., at 11 a.m., Feb. 27. Doors open at […]

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2016 MLK Club Clergy of the Year; clergy inspirational speaker

2016 MLK Club Clergy of the Year; clergy inspirational speaker

| January 6, 2016

Pastor Anthony Payton, Pastor Robert Bell at forefront of MLK event Courtesy of the MLK Club Board of Directors FORT WAYNE—The Martin Luther King (MLK) Jr. Club is a non-profit organization and was founded in 1986 by the late Glyn R. Gleason. It was organized to celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther […]

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I Am Garvey event draws community together

I Am Garvey event draws community together

| January 2, 2016

                [I Am Garvey event photos by Erma Belt] FORT WAYNE—Scores of folk gathered at the Weisser Park Community Center Dec. 27 to celebrate and to help reinvigorate the liberating message of the visionary messenger Marcus Mosiah Garvey during a special unity and economic development event sponsored by […]

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