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.

September 24, 2016
September 17th- October 31st Fall at Linton's! Free Strawbale maze! Pumpkin Bowling ($2.00 all proceeds benefit ADEC,Inc), Pumpkin Train ($4.99 ea.), Scarecrow building, Coloring contest, and much more! For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17 Elkhart, IN 46516

September 27, 2016
Kokomo Piecemakers Quilt Guild will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at Indiana Wesleyan University, 1916 E. Markland, Kokomo beginning at 7pm. Guest speaker is Mary Huey. Anyone interested in quilts or quilting is welcome to be our guest. For additional information please call 765-319-7869.

September 27, 2016
LADIES’ BIBLE STUDIES AT BRENNEMAN MISSIONARY CHURCH, 61115 State Road 15, Goshen (one mile north of the overpass) For more information call: 574/534-1491 Tuesday Evening Bible Study “Entrusted” by Beth Moore. We were never meant to take this journey of faith alone or in secret. God has entrusted us with the great and mighty gift of the gospel, something too precious and life-giving to keep to ourselves.This study begins September 27, 6:00-8:00 pm. [Price has been adjusted!] Cost is now $13.

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

September 28, 2016
Massage Envy is going all hands in! Massage Envy is partnering with Healing Hands for Arthritis Wednesday September 28th. $10 from every 60-minute massage or facial session will be donated to the Arthritis Foundation. Located at University Park Mall, 6501 N. Grape Rd., Mishawaka, IN in The Village,next to Flat Top Grill. Schedule your appointment today! Call 574-272-3698 or email MassageEnvy.com

September 30, 2016
Kokomo – Crossroads Community Church is hosting the 2nd annual Special Needs Prom. This year’s theme is Country Nights and will be held September 30, 2016, 6:30-9 p.m. Prom to Celebrate Adults and Teens (16 years and up) with Disabilities. Donations to Benefit Howard County & Area 5 Special Olympics.Again this year, we are calling on the community to join us! We are asking for volunteers & sponsors for the Prom. To learn more, please visit snp.ecrossroads.org.

October 01, 2016
2016 INDIANA CORN HUSKING CONTEST! Saturday, October 1, 2016, 9 am – 1 pm. Bremen will be the corn husking capital of Indiana as the Craig Geyer Farm will host the Indiana corn husking contest. Join us at our Indiana Bicentennial Legacy Event! The Craig Geyer Farm is located at 20565 Tyler Road, Bremen, IN. For more information, contact: Clay Geyer, at 574/952-7197, husker_c@yahoo.com Bill Redding, at 765/404-0862, wrighley195@yahoo.com Larry Smith, at 219/362-4041, larrys@halderman.co

October 01, 2016
Bennetts Switch United Methodist Church will host All You Care to Eat Fish & Tenderloin Fry on Saturday, October 1, 2016 from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m.. Dine in or carry outs available. Free will donations will be accepted with proceeds to benefit missions. The church is located on State Road 18, 3/4 mile east of US 31, in Bennetts Switch, Indiana. Call 765-461-3662 for additional information.

October 01, 2016
Chapel Hill Arts & Crafts Show is one of the premier juried Arts & Crafts Shows in the Midwest hosts 280 of the finest exhibitors with uniquely handcrafted items October 1, 8am-4pm at the Berrien County Youth Fairgrounds in Berrien Springs, MI. Visit us on Facebook or at http://www.chapelhillcraftshow.org for additional information and to preview our exhibitors and their location. Profits from the show are distributed to missions at home and around the world.

October 01, 2016
First Christian Church Firehouse Ministries is having a Fall Craft Extravaganza, Saturday, October 1 from 9am-2pm at 53 Miami St., Peru, IN. We are serving breakfast, lunch. We have several craft vendors and direct selling vendors. Please come and start your Christmas shopping early.

October 01, 2016
Upward Basketball and Cheer Attention upward participants! It's almost Upward Basketball and Cheer season! This year we are kicking off our season with a party on October 1, 2016 from 1:00-3:00 PM at New Life Church. New Life Church is located on the corner of US 931 and Vaile Avenue. Join us for preregistration, games and snacks. Onsite Registration and Evaluations will be open on the following dates: October 10 & 11 October 17 & 18 November 3 & 4

October 02, 2016
Come gather with the herd at the St. Luke's Animal Fair: Oct. 2 from 2-5 PM, downtown on Lovell Street between Park and Rose. The St. Luke's Animal Fair is the annual event that brings animals and those who love them together for a free, fun-filled afternoon. Bring the family to enjoy rides, a petting zoo, Zoomobile, and information from local vendors. Bring your pets, too, for a blessing! More information at the St. Luke's Facebook page: http://facebook.com/StLukesKalamazoo/

October 02, 2016
Elkhart County Right to Life will once again have the National Life Chain on October 2nd in front of Concord Middle School, South Main Street (Highway 33) , 2:00-3:00. We are all called to do something to protect the most defenseless among us. Won't you please stand up with us in these times when many are calling for even less protection for these little ones? Please come and pray silently for those who have no voice. Come dressed in bright colors. Signs will be provided.

October 03, 2016
Griefshare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing grief and loss, will be held Monday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God through Dec.5th. The time for the meeting will from 6:30 pm to 8 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Meetings will be held at Adamsville Road Church of God, 51287 C.R. 7,Elkhart, In, 46514. For more information, please call the church at 574-264-7255.

October 03, 2016
Monday, October 3, the Cass County COA will offer ‘Creating Confident Caregivers’, a program for individuals who are caring for a loved one with dementia or another form of memory loss. From 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm for six weeks, starting October 3 thru November 7. Classes held at the COA's Front Street Crossing location, 227 S. Front Street, Dowagiac. This program is free. Advance registration is required. Contact Keryl Conkright, R.N., at 800-323-0390 or kerylc@casscoa.org to register

October 05, 2016
Celtic Revival! ECMA nominees The SKY Family will be performing their high energy Celtic music, dance and Gospel production Celtic Revival! Delighting audiences across the U.S. and Canada the SKY Family is Eastern Canada's premier Irish Dance production. Fast-paced music and high-energy Irish dance combined with humor and inspiration makes a toe-tapping time for the whole family! OCTOBER 5TH AT 7:00 PM at THE BRIDGE 615 CLARK STREET, RT 114 RENSSELAER, IN A LOVE OFFERING WILL BE TAKEN

October 08, 2016
Eight Grade, Freshman, Sophomore and Junior girls of the area schools join Ivy Tech Community College & Century Career Center in celebrating National Manufacturing Week on Saturday, October 8th at the 2nd Annual, Girls in Manufacturing Summit at the Century Career Center from 8:30 to 2:00. You can learn more about the summit and register at cccpmt.weebly.com or call the Century Career Center at 574-722-3811.

October 10, 2016
Griefshare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing grief and loss, will be held Monday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God through Dec.5th. The time for the meeting will from 6:30 pm to 8 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Meetings will be held at Adamsville Road Church of God, 51287 C.R. 7,Elkhart, In, 46514. For more information, please call the church at 574-264-7255.

October 10, 2016
Upward Basketball and Cheer Attention upward participants! It's almost Upward Basketball and Cheer season! at New Life Church. New Life Church is located on the corner of US 931 and Vaile Avenue. Join us for preregistration, games and snacks. Onsite Registration and Evaluations will be open on the following dates: October 10 & 11 October 17 & 18 November 3 & 4

October 17, 2016
Griefshare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing grief and loss, will be held Monday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God through Dec.5th. The time for the meeting will from 6:30 pm to 8 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Meetings will be held at Adamsville Road Church of God, 51287 C.R. 7,Elkhart, In, 46514. For more information, please call the church at 574-264-7255.

October 22, 2016
Arts & Crafts Show—Saturday, 9am to 3pm. Many local vendors will be set up to sell unique hand-made items. Whether you are just browsing or doing some early Christmas shopping, you are sure to find something really awesome! Limited vendor space is still available. Join us at New Life Church located at 1803 E. Vaile Ave, Kokomo, one block north of the Markland Mall on US 931.For more information or to apply for a booth contact Stephanie Schwartz@stephie0482@yahoo.com or call 765-459-5067

October 22, 2016
New Life Church-Kokomo Arts & Crafts Show—Saturday, October 22nd, 8am to 2pm Many local vendors will be set up to sell unique hand-made items. Whether you are just browsing or doing some early Christmas shopping, we are sure you will find something really awesome! Limited vendor space is still available. Come join us at New Life Church, 1803 E. Vaile Ave, Kokomo. For more information or to apply for a booth contact Stephanie Schwartz @ stephie0482@yahoo.com or call the church at 765 459-5067

October 24, 2016
Griefshare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing grief and loss, will be held Monday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God through Dec.5th. The time for the meeting will from 6:30 pm to 8 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Meetings will be held at Adamsville Road Church of God, 51287 C.R. 7,Elkhart, In, 46514. For more information, please call the church at 574-264-7255.

October 31, 2016
Griefshare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing grief and loss, will be held Monday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God through Dec.5th. The time for the meeting will from 6:30 pm to 8 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Meetings will be held at Adamsville Road Church of God, 51287 C.R. 7,Elkhart, In, 46514. For more information, please call the church at 574-264-7255.

November 05, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County Saturday & Sunday, 11/5 & 11/6, 10am- 4pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

November 07, 2016
Griefshare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing grief and loss, will be held Monday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God through Dec.5th. The time for the meeting will from 6:30 pm to 8 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Meetings will be held at Adamsville Road Church of God, 51287 C.R. 7,Elkhart, In, 46514. For more information, please call the church at 574-264-7255.

November 12, 2016
Fairfield Music Boosters Auction Saturday, November 12th starts at 8am in the Fairfield High School Gym. Come early for the pancake & sausage breakfast from 7am till 10:30am. Proceeds from the auction are used to support all music programs at Fairfield Community Schools. All Elementary, Junior High & Senior High bands & choirs will perform throughout the day.

November 12, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture.(All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County)Saturday 11/12, 10am- 4pm (Pets Welcome this day also! Bring a pet food donation) For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

November 12, 2016
Maple Grove Church of the Brethren is hosting it's annual Beef and Noodle Supper on Saturday, November 12th from 5-7 p.m. A silent auction for pies and a quilt raffle will take place as well. This is a free will offering event, with any donations used for our Missions ministries. Maple Grove is located at 20430 CR 46, New Paris, Indiana 46553. For questions please contact 574-312-8251.

November 14, 2016
Griefshare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing grief and loss, will be held Monday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God through Dec.5th. The time for the meeting will from 6:30 pm to 8 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Meetings will be held at Adamsville Road Church of God, 51287 C.R. 7,Elkhart, In, 46514. For more information, please call the church at 574-264-7255.

November 18, 2016
Indiana Creative Ministry Solutions Regional Puppetry Training Festival will be held Friday evening and all day Saturday, November 18-19 at New Life Church, 1803 E. Vaile Ave. Kokomo, IN. This exciting two-day event will be filled with workshops, performances, competitions, & demonstrations. Registration for the two-day festival is $38 per person,discounts offered for early registration & groups of six or more.For info and to register call Creative Ministry Solutions Events Dept (800)569-4537

November 19, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Saturday 11/19, 10am- 4pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

November 21, 2016
Griefshare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing grief and loss, will be held Monday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God through Dec.5th. The time for the meeting will from 6:30 pm to 8 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Meetings will be held at Adamsville Road Church of God, 51287 C.R. 7,Elkhart, In, 46514. For more information, please call the church at 574-264-7255.

November 25, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Friday 11/25, 10am- 4pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

November 26, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Saturday 11/26, 10am- 4pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

November 28, 2016
Griefshare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing grief and loss, will be held Monday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God through Dec.5th. The time for the meeting will from 6:30 pm to 8 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Meetings will be held at Adamsville Road Church of God, 51287 C.R. 7,Elkhart, In, 46514. For more information, please call the church at 574-264-7255.

December 03, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Saturday 12/3, 10am- 4pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

December 05, 2016
Griefshare, a special help seminar and support group for people experiencing grief and loss, will be held Monday evenings at Adamsville Road Church of God through Dec.5th. The time for the meeting will from 6:30 pm to 8 pm. Griefshare features nationally recognized experts on grief recovery topics. Meetings will be held at Adamsville Road Church of God, 51287 C.R. 7,Elkhart, In, 46514. For more information, please call the church at 574-264-7255.

December 10, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Saturday 12/10, 10am- 4pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

December 17, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Saturday 12/17, 10am- 4pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

December 20, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Tuesday 12/20, 11am- 2pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

December 22, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Thursday 12/22, 11am- 2pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

December 23, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Friday 12/23, 10am- 4pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

December 24, 2016
Linton's Enchanted Gardens 2016 Free Pictures with Santa! Bring your camera and at least one non-perishable food item per person in the picture. (All food donations benefit Pantries & Kitchens United for Elkhart County) Saturday 12/24, 10am- 4pm. For more information lintons.com or 574-293-9699 Linton's Enchanted Gardens 315 C.R. 17, Elkhart, IN

 


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