As a public service to area churches and Christian organizations, WFRN sets aside a certain amount of time (and this webspace) for announcements of events which are of interest to all our listeners. The catagories are:
1. Church Events: This is a free event where a free-will offering may be taken
2. Community Events: This is a free event with no ticket charge. It may be a fund raiser with the proceeds going to a project within the community.
3. Community Service: Programs and services for which there is no charge for participation, such as homeless shelters, pregnancy centers, etc.
Information should arrive at WFRN at least two weeks prior to the event date. Send them to: WFRN, Box 307, Elkhart, IN 46515 or by fax to 574-875-6662 or by email to events@wfrn.com . Note: Not all events submitted will be used. Please check out our Concerts & Events listing for advertised concerts and events.

March 01, 2016
UNITED Kokomo happening March 6, 2016 at 6pm Grace United Methodist Church located at 219 W Mulberry, Kokomo, IN Since Time to Revive was in Kokomo our churches have been gathering the first Sunday evening of every-other month as ONE body in unity. We would like to get the word out to the community that this is still continuing and encourage the people to come and be a part of the body of Christ as ONE. --

May 17, 2016
NAPPANEE PARKS & REC VARIETY TALENT SHOW Oct. 1, 2016 ACTS NEEDED!! Open to ALL ages ~ ALL talents Prizes awarded to top 2 acts! Must be family friendly! To participate, call Tiffany at 773-2112. Space is limited Registration ends September 10th

July 30, 2016
Shepherd’s Heart Fellowship located at 58362 Beech Road, Osceola IN, 46561, is hosting a Block Party from 3pm-7pm, July 30, 2016. Everyone welcome, Free Corn & Sausage Roast 3:30pm-6:30pm, Live Music Guest-Anticipation at 3:30pm & 5:30pm, Fire Safety House, Bounce Houses, Outdoor Games, Door Prizes, Fun for all ages. For more information, visit www.shfellowship.org

July 30, 2016
United Methodist Church 1000 S. Georgia St. Walkerton In. 46574. Pulled Pork Sandwich Dinner July 30 - from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Includes cole slaw, bake beans, mac & cheese, taco salad,drinks, and famous deserts.

July 31, 2016
Epworth United Methodist Church, 105 W. Eighth St, Matthews, IN will host their annual Community Ice Cream Social Sunday, July 31 from 5:30 – 7:30 pm. There is no charge for the event, but free will donations will be gratefully accepted for the benefit of the Team Hope Cancer Ministry, which provides assistance to cancer patients in our local community. To learn more about the event and other church services, visit us online at matthewseumc.org.

July 31, 2016
Northview Christian Church located at 539 N. Union City Rd., Coldwater, MI 49036. For the past three years we have been having concerts in our outdoor amphitheater, which we are now calling, “The Bowl”. These concerts are on Sunday evenings beginning at 6:00 and are free to the public. We do take a love offering at each concert for the band that is playing. Kicking off July 31st we will have an up and coming group called “The Lasting Hope” they sound amazingly like Reliant K!

August 03, 2016
Griefshare, a grief recovery seminar and support group for people experiencing grief & loss will be held on Wednesday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God beginning July 6th thru September 28. It will meet from 6:30 pm until 8:00 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Seminar sessions include "Is This Normal?", The Challenges of Grief", and 'Why?" Meeting will be held at 51287 C.R. 7, Elkhart, In. For more information, please call 574-264-7255

August 04, 2016
Alan Godsey & The Northmen present teh 17th Annual Northern Gospel Singing Convention. With over 40 Christian Music Artists from across the country. Sunnycrest Baptist Family Life Center, 2172 W Chapel Pike, Marion, IN 46952. August 4, 5:00pm., August 5, 1:00pm & 5:00pm., August 16, 12 noon & 4:00pm. For more info, call Alan Godsey 260-348-5164

August 06, 2016
Hosted by First Apostolic Church August 6th from 12-1pm at Crawford Park in Mishawaka! Come join us for FREE food, bounce houses, games, and giveaways! Giveaways include 100 backpacks, 1 20" kids bicycle, 10 $10 gift cards, 4 $25 gift cards, and 1 iPod shuffle. Must register when you arrive, backpacks given on first come first serve basis. Questions contact 574-259-3993

August 06, 2016
IU Health Goshen will host a parking lot sale on Saturday, August 6th from 8am-1pm. This MEGA sale has over 95 booths held in the professional parking lot just south of the Goshen hospital on the east side of SR15. Save time, gas, and money at this one-stop sale! Children’s items, furniture, electronics, antiques, and more!

August 06, 2016
Niles District Library, 620 E. Main. Niles, MI 49120 Kids have been enjoying Fun Friday Fitness classes all summer, now it's time for adults to join the fun. Come to our free yoga classes every Saturday in August and September, 10:30-11:30 am. This class is for all abilities; if you’ve never tried yoga, now is the perfect time to start!

August 07, 2016
Northview Christian Church located at 539 N. Union City Rd., Coldwater, MI 49036. For the past three years we have been having concerts in our outdoor amphitheater, which we are now calling, “The Bowl”. These concerts are on Sunday evenings beginning at 6:00 and are free to the public. We do take a love offering at each concert for the band that is playing.On Aug. 7th Andy Avery (was lead singer for the 80’s band Journey for a short time).

August 10, 2016
Griefshare, a grief recovery seminar and support group for people experiencing grief & loss will be held on Wednesday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God beginning July 6th thru September 28. It will meet from 6:30 pm until 8:00 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Seminar sessions include "Is This Normal?", The Challenges of Grief", and 'Why?" Meeting will be held at 51287 C.R. 7, Elkhart, In. For more information, please call 574-264-7255

August 13, 2016
10TH ANNUAL ICE CREAM SOCIAL! Saturday, August 13th 2016 4:00 to 7:00 pm.Scott United Methodist Church,7020 N 675 W Shipshewana, IN 46565 Freewill Donation only!! HOT DOGS, SLOPPY JOES, BAKED BEANS, POTATO CHIPS, ICED TEA, LEMONADE AND OF COURSE – Ice cream Vanilla or Butter Pecan PIES – CAKES – COOKIES

August 13, 2016
Baptist Children’s Home is hosting its annual bike-a-thon at Inland Manor Baptist Church, 630 N County Line Road, Hobart, IN 46342.This FREE event starts at 8:30 CST for the 20 mile bike ride or 2 mile walk. All participants receive an event t-shirt & lunch is provided. Many door prizes and prizes given to those who reach a certain level of sponsorship donations. Bring your children because a bounce house is provided by Bounce N Around. Call 219-462-4111 or email info@baptistchildrenshome.org

August 13, 2016
Niles District Library, 620 E. Main. Niles, MI 49120 Kids have been enjoying Fun Friday Fitness classes all summer, now it's time for adults to join the fun. Come to our free yoga classes every Saturday in August and September, 10:30-11:30 am. This class is for all abilities; if you’ve never tried yoga, now is the perfect time to start!

August 14, 2016
Northview Christian Church located at 539 N. Union City Rd., Coldwater, MI 49036. For the past three years we have been having concerts in our outdoor amphitheater, which we are now calling, “The Bowl”. These concerts are on Sunday evenings beginning at 6:00 and are free to the public. We do take a love offering at each concert for the band that is playing. Aug. 14th Justified Quartet

August 15, 2016
Caring for Creation Camp. Children entering the first grade through youth entering the sixth grade are invited to a unique summer camp, Caring for God’s Creation, presented by the First Presbyterian Church of Niles and the Niles-Buchanan YMCA on August 15-19 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Breakfast & lunch are included at no charge. Deadline for registration is July 29! Registration forms are available on the church’s website www.firstpresofniles. For more information, call Nancy at 269-687-9242.

August 17, 2016
Griefshare, a grief recovery seminar and support group for people experiencing grief & loss will be held on Wednesday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God beginning July 6th thru September 28. It will meet from 6:30 pm until 8:00 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Seminar sessions include "Is This Normal?", The Challenges of Grief", and 'Why?" Meeting will be held at 51287 C.R. 7, Elkhart, In. For more information, please call 574-264-7255

August 20, 2016
Niles District Library, 620 E. Main. Niles, MI 49120 Kids have been enjoying Fun Friday Fitness classes all summer, now it's time for adults to join the fun. Come to our free yoga classes every Saturday in August and September, 10:30-11:30 am. This class is for all abilities; if you’ve never tried yoga, now is the perfect time to start!

August 24, 2016
Griefshare, a grief recovery seminar and support group for people experiencing grief & loss will be held on Wednesday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God beginning July 6th thru September 28. It will meet from 6:30 pm until 8:00 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Seminar sessions include "Is This Normal?", The Challenges of Grief", and 'Why?" Meeting will be held at 51287 C.R. 7, Elkhart, In. For more information, please call 574-264-7255

August 27, 2016
Twice Is Nice Children's Resale August 27 from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm 17400 Inwood Road, South Bend Gently used children's fall and winter clothing, shoes, toys, books, videos, games, maternity clothes and much more. Any items for children under one roof. CASH ONLY! Bring your own bag. Find us on facebook at facebook.com/twiceisnicechildrensresale

August 27, 2016
5th Annual Wakarusa Tractor Show – Saturday, August 27th at the Wakarusa Historic Museum (403 E Wabash, Wakarusa) Free Registration 8-10 SHOW 10-2. Awards, Food, Ag Day Demonstrations, T-shirt sales. All tractors welcome! For more information check out http://wakarusachamber.com/ Or Wakarusa Chamber Facebook page!

August 27, 2016
Niles District Library, 620 E. Main. Niles, MI 49120 Kids have been enjoying Fun Friday Fitness classes all summer, now it's time for adults to join the fun. Come to our free yoga classes every Saturday in August and September, 10:30-11:30 am. This class is for all abilities; if you’ve never tried yoga, now is the perfect time to start!

August 31, 2016
Griefshare, a grief recovery seminar and support group for people experiencing grief & loss will be held on Wednesday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God beginning July 6th thru September 28. It will meet from 6:30 pm until 8:00 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Seminar sessions include "Is This Normal?", The Challenges of Grief", and 'Why?" Meeting will be held at 51287 C.R. 7, Elkhart, In. For more information, please call 574-264-7255

September 03, 2016
Niles District Library, 620 E. Main. Niles, MI 49120 Kids have been enjoying Fun Friday Fitness classes all summer, now it's time for adults to join the fun. Come to our free yoga classes every Saturday in September, 10:30-11:30 am. This class is for all abilities; if you’ve never tried yoga, now is the perfect time to start!

September 07, 2016
Griefshare, a grief recovery seminar and support group for people experiencing grief & loss will be held on Wednesday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God beginning July 6th thru September 28. It will meet from 6:30 pm until 8:00 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Seminar sessions include "Is This Normal?", The Challenges of Grief", and 'Why?" Meeting will be held at 51287 C.R. 7, Elkhart, In. For more information, please call 574-264-7255

September 10, 2016
Niles District Library, 620 E. Main. Niles, MI 49120 Kids have been enjoying Fun Friday Fitness classes all summer, now it's time for adults to join the fun. Come to our free yoga classes every Saturday in September, 10:30-11:30 am. This class is for all abilities; if you’ve never tried yoga, now is the perfect time to start!

September 14, 2016
Griefshare, a grief recovery seminar and support group for people experiencing grief & loss will be held on Wednesday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God beginning July 6th thru September 28. It will meet from 6:30 pm until 8:00 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Seminar sessions include "Is This Normal?", The Challenges of Grief", and 'Why?" Meeting will be held at 51287 C.R. 7, Elkhart, In. For more information, please call 574-264-7255

September 17, 2016
Niles District Library, 620 E. Main. Niles, MI 49120 Kids have been enjoying Fun Friday Fitness classes all summer, now it's time for adults to join the fun. Come to our free yoga classes every Saturday in September, 10:30-11:30 am. This class is for all abilities; if you’ve never tried yoga, now is the perfect time to start!

September 21, 2016
Griefshare, a grief recovery seminar and support group for people experiencing grief & loss will be held on Wednesday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God beginning July 6th thru September 28. It will meet from 6:30 pm until 8:00 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Seminar sessions include "Is This Normal?", The Challenges of Grief", and 'Why?" Meeting will be held at 51287 C.R. 7, Elkhart, In. For more information, please call 574-264-7255

September 24, 2016
Niles District Library, 620 E. Main. Niles, MI 49120 Kids have been enjoying Fun Friday Fitness classes all summer, now it's time for adults to join the fun. Come to our free yoga classes every Saturday in September, 10:30-11:30 am. This class is for all abilities; if you’ve never tried yoga, now is the perfect time to start!

September 28, 2016
Griefshare, a grief recovery seminar and support group for people experiencing grief & loss will be held on Wednesday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God beginning July 6th thru September 28. It will meet from 6:30 pm until 8:00 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Seminar sessions include "Is This Normal?", The Challenges of Grief", and 'Why?" Meeting will be held at 51287 C.R. 7, Elkhart, In. For more information, please call 574-264-7255

 


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