13. June 13

2nd Thursday ministry: Hope Church, 5927 E. State Blvd., Fort Wayne. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. A time of food, fellowship and fun ages 50 and older. Call (260) 485-6112 or email pastorchris@hcfwag.com or visit hcfwag.com.

Hoagland Days 2019: Thursday-Saturday, June 13, 14, 15, at Hoagland Community Park. Visit hoaglandin.com for the full schedule.

14. June 14

4-H Fling: Allen County 4-H will host its first 4-H fling, including a chicken dinner and benefit auction at the Allen County Fairgrounds, 2726 Carroll Road. The meal will begin at 5 p.m., and the auction will start at 6:30 p.m. Stay tuned for ticket information.

Concert series: The Summit City Singers will perform as part of Riverside Gardens Park’s summer concert series. The park is located at 1401 Schwartz Road, Leo. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. Concerts are weather permitting. Lawn chairs and blankets are welcome.

Friday Nites Live: 6:30 p.m., Jefferson Pointe. Free outdoor music. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. The Hubie Ashcraft band performs tonight.

15. June 15

Allen County Lions semi-pro football: 4 p.m., Havenhurst Park, Paul Stemmier Parkway across from Whispering Creek Golf Club, New Haven. Free admission. The Battle Ground Football League champion Allen County Lions (1-1) host the Lake County Warriors (1-0).

4th annual RiverDrums celebration: Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne. 12:30-4:30 p.m. RiverDrums is a musical celebration of diversity through art that honors the legacy of the rivers and the native people who were living here in a village called Kekionga. Joining the celebration this year will be the Chinese Families and Friends Association Dancers; Amaneceres De Mexico Dance; Burmese dancers; flutists Ginger Karns and Ken Noland; Kayla Godfrey Becker; the Fort Wayne Ballet; and more. The event is free to the public.

Weigand Construction Duck Race: 6:30 p.m., Johnny Appleseed Park, Fort Wayne. Hundreds of people will watch plastic ducks splash into the St. Joseph River. Each duck represents a drawing number, and the first 25 to reach the finish line earn cash and prizes. Food trucks, free admission, fireworks show. The event benefits SCAN – Stop Child Abuse and Neglect – and its work in 34 northern Indiana counties. Visit scanduckrace.org for details.

Free airplane ride: Kids can take a free airplane ride with Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) members May 4. Come to Gate 7 at the DeKalb County Airport, 2710 County Road 60, Auburn, between 9 a.m. and noon. Parent/guardian must be present to complete registration form. The organization’s goal is to spark an interest in aviation in the kids who attend. Visit VAA37.org for ore information.

Fort Wayne Farmers Market: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The market is open every Saturday on Barr Street between Wayne Street and Washington Boulevard (May-October). For more information, visit ftwaynesfarmersmarket.com/.

Vintage & Handmade Market: Downtown Roanoke, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Free admission. More than 65 vendors are enrolled. Jess Thrower, vocalist, will provide entertainment from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

19. June 19

Wednesdays on Wayne: 12:15 p.m., First Wayne Street United Methodist Church, 300 E. Wayne St., Fort Wayne. A 30-minute musical performance by Elaina Robbins, soprano. Robbins will perform a recital with the theme “When east meets west,” representations of East Asia in Western music. This will include music by Puccini, Mascagni, Sullivan and more. She will be accompanied by Geoffrey North. A light luncheon follows, and can be purchased for $5.

21. June 21

Friday Nites Live: 6:30 p.m., Jefferson Pointe. Free outdoor music. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Heady Times performs tonight.

Community-wide garage sales: Village of North Oak, 6000 North Oak Blvd., Fort Wayne. Two-day event: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 21 and 22.

22. June 22

Requiem by Brahms: Plymouth Congregational Church, 501 W. Berry Street, Fort Wayne. 7:30 p.m. A choral masterwork performed entirely in German, Brahms’ Ein deutsches Requiem is a staple of the classical music repertoire. Heartland Sings Vocal Artists and Festival Chorus will present this choral tour de force, accompanied by double piano and timpani, with featured soprano and baritone soloists. Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for students and $25 at the door. Visit HeartlandSings.org/Tickets or call 260-436-8080.

Fort Wayne Farmers Market: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The market is open every Saturday on Barr Street between Wayne Street and Washington Boulevard (May-October). For more information, visit ftwaynesfarmersmarket.com/.

26. June 26

Wednesdays on Wayne: 12:15 p.m., First Wayne Street United Methodist Church, 300 E. Wayne St., Fort Wayne. A 30-minute musical performance. Father Andre (cello) and daughter Alivia (violin) Gaskins bring music by Massanet, Brahms and more. They will be accompanied by Geoffrey North.

28. June 28

Friday Nites Live: 6:30 p.m., Jefferson Pointe. Free outdoor music. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Urban Legend performs tonight.

Freedom Festival: The 2019 Leo-Cedarville Freedom Festival will be June 28-29. The weekend will kick off with the Up the Creek Cruise-In on Friday at Riverside Gardens Park, 14701 Schwartz Road. The whole family can enjoy an evening of live music by local artist Joe Justice, and a collector car show. Saturday’s festivities will include the Leo-Cedarville Freedom 5K from 8-10 a.m. at Riverside Gardens Park. Local businesses and artists will host an outdoor market on Main Street and SR 1 downtown during the afternoon. Country star Matt Williams will provide live entertainment Saturday, and local food trucks with serve food. There will be several kids activities from 5-10 p.m., and a fireworks display will go on at dusk.

29. June 29

ARCH home and garden tour: The ARCH Historic Home & Garden Tour welcomes ticketholders to the historic Forest Park Boulevard neighborhood 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Proceeds will be shared by ARCH and the Forest Park Boulevard Neighborhood Association. The tour will include seven homes, at least two gardens. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 on the day of the tour. For tickets and more information, visit archfw.org.

5. July 5

Friday Nites Live: 6:30 p.m., Jefferson Pointe. Free outdoor music. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. The APQ Harmonic performs tonight.

6. July 6

Fort Wayne Farmers Market: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The market is open every Saturday on Barr Street between Wayne Street and Washington Boulevard (May-October). For more information, visit ftwaynesfarmersmarket.com/.

8. July 8

Free concert open to the public: Brookside Church, 6102 Evard Road, Fort Wayne, 1 p.m. Gary Grimes, concert pianist, who has toured with the Gaither Trio, Honeytree, Kingsmen Quartet, Sandy Patti’s parents, and many others, will present a concert. The event will include classical, sacred,’50’s and ‘60s pop and patriotic selections. It is open to the public. There is no cost to attend.

10. July 10

Concert on the Green, featuring The Belairs: Indian Trails Park, 10313 Aboite Center Road, Fort Wayne. 7-9 p.m. This free, Wednesday night summer concert series continues until Sept. 4. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. The Aboite Volunteer Fire Department will grill hot dogs for sale.

11. July 11

Disorderly Bear Den: The Community Center, 233 W. Main St., Fort Wayne. 6:30 p.m. Members and visitors are welcome. For more information, contact Donna Gordon-Hearn at (260) 409-9886 or tdbear7@comcast.net. The Disorderly Bear Den of Good Bears of the World collects “gently loved teddy bears” and other stuffed animals to give to children in trauma situations and lonely adults in the Fort Wayne area.

2nd Thursday ministry: Hope Church, 5927 E. State Blvd., Fort Wayne. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. A time of food, fellowship and fun ages 50 and older. Call (260) 485-6112 or email pastorchris@hcfwag.com or visit hcfwag.com.

12. July 12

4-H Mini Day Camp: 1-4 p.m., Purdue Extension — Allen County Office, 4001 Crescent Ave. (PFW Campus), Fort Wayne. For youth who have completed kindergarten and first and second grades. Do not need to be enrolled in 4-H to attend. $5 fee includes snack and fun activities. Learn about science, leadership and healthy living and meet new friends. Call (260) 481-6826.

Concert series: Mojo Rising will perform as part of Riverside Gardens Park’s summer concert series. The park is located at 1401 Schwartz Road, Leo. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. Concerts are weather permitting. Lawn chairs and blankets are welcome.

Friday Nites Live: 6:30 p.m., Jefferson Pointe. Free outdoor music. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Brother performs tonight.

13. July 13

Fort Wayne Farmers Market: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The market is open every Saturday on Barr Street between Wayne Street and Washington Boulevard (May-October). For more information, visit ftwaynesfarmersmarket.com/.

15. July 15

3-day Spark 4-H Club vermaculture workshop begins: Grades 3-12 welcome. 12:30-4:30 p.m. each day, July 15-17, Purdue Extension-Allen County Office, 4001 Crescent Ave. (PFW Campus), Fort Wayne. Register by July 12 at (260) 481-6826. $15 annual program fee due at time of registration. Become a 4-H member upon payment. Youth already enrolled in 4-H for 2019 will be enrolled free. Learn how worms help compost process, and why composting is important.

16. July 16

3-day Spark 4-H Club gingerbread house workshop: 1-3 p.m. each day, July 16-18, Purdue Extension-Allen County Office, 4001 Crescent Ave. (PFW Campus), Fort Wayne. Register by July 1 at (260) 481-6826. Everyone in Grades 3-12 is welcome. $15 annual program fee plus $15 supplies fee due at time of registration. Youth will become a 4-H member upon payment. Youth already enrolled in 4-H for 2019 will only pay $15 supplies fee. Learn about decorating with Royal icing, constructing a gingerbread house to display at the fair, and decorating with candy.

17. July 17

Concert on the Green, featuring The J Taylors: Indian Trails Park, 10313 Aboite Center Road, Fort Wayne. 7-9 p.m. This free, Wednesday night summer concert series continues until Sept. 4. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. The Aboite Volunteer Fire Department will grill hot dogs for sale.

19. July 19

Concert series: Isaiah’s Vision will perform as part of Riverside Gardens Park’s summer concert series. The park is located at 1401 Schwartz Road, Leo. The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. Concerts are weather permitting. Lawn chairs and blankets are welcome.

Friday Nites Live: 6:30 p.m., Jefferson Pointe. Free outdoor music. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Fort Wayne Funk Orchestra performs tonight.

20. July 20

Fort Wayne Farmers Market: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The market is open every Saturday on Barr Street between Wayne Street and Washington Boulevard (May-October). For more information, visit ftwaynesfarmersmarket.com/.

Pufferbelly 5K: Fort Wayne Trails will host its annual Pufferbelly Walk, Run and Stroll July 20 at the Parkview YMCA, 10001 Dawsons Creek Blvd., Fort Wayne. Proceeds from the event will be used for trail development. The 1-Mile Kids’ Fun Run for youth 11 years and younger starts at 8:10 a.m., and registration is $5 through July 18. The 5k Run/Walk starts at 8:30 a.m. Early adult registration is $25 through July 1. Youth registration is $10 through July 1. New this year is a 10k Run, which will begin at 8 a.m. Adult registration is $25 through July 1. To register or for more information, visit bit.ly/2HGm2We.

24. July 24

Home and Family Arts Day: Home and Family Arts Day at the Allen County Fairgrounds will be July 24 in the Home and Family Arts Building. Gate Admission is free until noon and $5 for the remainder of day.

Concert on the Green, featuring Blue Pluto: Indian Trails Park, 10313 Aboite Center Road, Fort Wayne. 7-9 p.m. This free, Wednesday night summer concert series continues until Sept. 4. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. The Aboite Volunteer Fire Department will grill hot dogs for sale.

26. July 26

Friday Nites Live: 6:30 p.m., Jefferson Pointe. Free outdoor music. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Tonight’s music is by reGeneration X.

27. July 27

Fort Wayne Farmers Market: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The market is open every Saturday on Barr Street between Wayne Street and Washington Boulevard (May-October). For more information, visit ftwaynesfarmersmarket.com/.

31. July 31

Concert on the Green, featuring Party Boat: Indian Trails Park, 10313 Aboite Center Road, Fort Wayne. 7-9 p.m. This free, Wednesday night summer concert series continues until Sept. 4. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. The Aboite Volunteer Fire Department will grill hot dogs for sale.

2. Aug. 2

Friday Nites Live: 6:30 p.m., Jefferson Pointe. Free outdoor music. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Jen & The Foggy Creek Band perform tonight.

7. Aug. 7

Concert on the Green, featuring Party Boat: Indian Trails Park, 10313 Aboite Center Road, Fort Wayne. 7-9 p.m. This free, Wednesday night summer concert series continues until Sept. 4. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. The Aboite Volunteer Fire Department will grill hot dogs for sale.

8. Aug. 8

2nd Thursday ministry: Hope Church, 5927 E. State Blvd., Fort Wayne. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. A time of food, fellowship and fun ages 50 and older. Call (260) 485-6112 or email pastorchris@hcfwag.com or visit hcfwag.com.

9. Aug. 9

Showdeo: Camp Red Cedar, 3900 Hursh Road, Fort Wayne, will host its annual Showdeo: Family Fun Night event for families and friends to visit by the campfire. Admission is free to the public with various fundraising activities for the camp. Activities include horse-drawn wagon rides, pony rides, a bounce house, campfire and s’mores, arts and crafts, field games, horseback riding demos, a silent auction, live DJ and more. If you have any questions, call (260) 637-3608.

Friday Nites Live: 6:30 p.m., Jefferson Pointe. Free outdoor music. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Unlikely Alibi performs tonight.

10. Aug. 10

Free airplane ride: Kids can take a free airplane ride with Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) members. Come to Smith Field Airport, 426 W. Ludwig Road, Fort Wayne, between 9 a.m. and noon. Parent/guardian must be present to complete registration form. The goal is to spark an interest in aviation in the kids who attend. Visit EAA2.org for more information.

14. Aug. 14

Concert on the Green, featuring Scratch n Sniff: Indian Trails Park, 10313 Aboite Center Road, Fort Wayne. 7-9 p.m. This free, Wednesday night summer concert series continues until Sept. 4. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. The Aboite Volunteer Fire Department will grill hot dogs for sale.

16. Aug. 16

Friday Nites Live: 6:30 p.m., Jefferson Pointe. Free outdoor music. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. The Todd Harold Band performs tonight.

21. Aug. 21

Concert on the Green, featuring Biff and the Cruisers: Indian Trails Park, 10313 Aboite Center Road, Fort Wayne. 7-9 p.m. This free, Wednesday night summer concert series continues until Sept. 4. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. The Aboite Volunteer Fire Department will grill hot dogs for sale.

23. Aug. 23

Friday Nites Live: 6:30 p.m., Jefferson Pointe. Free outdoor music. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Ty Causey performs tonight.

24. Aug. 24

Free airplane ride: Kids can take a free airplane ride with Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) members. Come to Smith Field Airport, 426 W. Ludwig Road, Fort Wayne, between 9 a.m. and noon. Parent/guardian must be present to complete registration form. The goal is to spark an interest in aviation in the kids who attend. Visit EAA2.org for more information.

28. Aug. 28

Concert on the Green, featuring the Shannon Persinger Band: Indian Trails Park, 10313 Aboite Center Road, Fort Wayne. 7-9 p.m. This free, Wednesday night summer concert series continues until Sept. 4. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. The Aboite Volunteer Fire Department will grill hot dogs for sale.

30. Aug. 30

Friday Nites Live: 6:30 p.m., Jefferson Pointe. Free outdoor music. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. Good Night Gracie performs tonight.

4. Sept. 4

Concert on the Green, featuring the Todd Harold Duo: Indian Trails Park, 10313 Aboite Center Road, Fort Wayne. 7-9 p.m. This evening concludes the free Wednesday night summer concert series for 2019. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. The Aboite Volunteer Fire Department will grill hot dogs for sale.

5-7. Sept. 5-7

Leo garage sales: Leo-Cedarville city-wide garage sales will be Sept. 5, 6 and 7.

12. Sept. 12

2nd Thursday ministry: Hope Church, 5927 E. State Blvd., Fort Wayne. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. A time of food, fellowship and fun ages 50 and older. Call (260) 485-6112 or email pastorchris@hcfwag.com or visit hcfwag.com.

14. Sept. 14

Free airplane ride: Kids can take a free airplane ride with Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) members. Come to Smith Field Airport, 426 W. Ludwig Road, Fort Wayne, between 9 a.m. and noon. Parent/guardian must be present to complete registration form. The goal is to spark an interest in aviation in the kids who attend. Visit EAA2.org for more information.

21. Sept. 21

CHS 40th reunion: Carroll High School’s class of 1979 will celebrate its 40-year reunion at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21 at The Lucky Moose (“Luckys”), 622 E. Dupont Road, Fort Wayne. Classmates, their guest and teachers are invited. Additional details to follow.

28. Sept. 28

Art at the Riverside: The annual Art at the Riverside event will return to Riverside Gardens in Leo-Cedarville 10 a.m.-5 p.m. The event is a juried art show sponsored by the Leo-Cedarville Foundation to showcase area artists and to provide scholarships to local students pursuing careers in the arts. There will also be food trucks, live entertainment and children’s art and activities.

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