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.

December 19, 2014
Cass County COA (227 S Front St, Dowagiac) is offering Personalized Computer Support from 9-11am. The COA’s computer expert, Tim Wiggins, will be available in the Zimmerman to personally assist you with one-on-one support. An advance appointment is required. Call 269-445-8110 for more information.

December 19, 2014
The Cass County COA (60525 Decatur Rd, Cassopolis) is hosting Great Decisions from 9:30-11:45am. This self-led group, which discusses a variety of topics on world affairs, is always looking for new members. Call 269-445-8110 for more information.

December 19, 2014
The Cass County COA (60525 Decatur Rd, Cassopolis) is hosting the Read and Share Book Club from 1:00-2:30pm, led by Ellie Sparrow. This month: a selection from Jane Austen. The group welcomes newcomers. Call 269-445-8110 for more information.

December 20, 2014
Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory (1100 S Calhoun St, Ft Wayne) is hosting Santa Science at 11am & 1pm. Make "Santa's Magic Milk" and "Santa Toothpaste." Conservatory admission is all that's required to participate. No pre-registration required. For more information, call 260-427-6440.

December 23, 2014
Plymouth Seventh-day Adventist Church (11533 7B Road, Plymouth) is hosting Winsome Witnessing, a 12-part series on sharing the Christian faith on Tuesdays at 7pm. In this series Gary Gibbs, former evangelism director of Amazing Facts, teaches the simple but exciting skills needed to lead others to Christ. For more information, contact Pastor Bryce Bowman at 484-553-1498. The optional companion book is available at the Amazing Facts store at www.afbookstore.com or at Amazon.com.

December 24, 2014
Both Cass County COA locations (227 S Front St, Dowagiac AND 60525 Decatur Rd, Cassopolis) will close at 2pm today. Both will be closed on Christmas Day through Sunday the 28th.

December 26, 2014
The Elkhart County Humane Society's (54687 CR19, Bristol) Red Barn Resale Shop will be open from 10am-4pm. Clean & gently used clothing, furniture, household good, books & gift items will be available for sale. Proceeds benefit the Elkhart County Humane Society. Call 574-848-4225 for more information.

December 26, 2014
The Shipshewana Ice Festival kicks off today with teams of carvers creating themed sculptures from 10am-8pm at businesses throughout town.

December 27, 2014
Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory (1100 S Calhoun St, Ft Wayne) is hosting Poinsettia Paradise from 11am-1pm. Learn more about this small Mexican shrub and the variety of colors sprinkled throughout the Showcase Garden. Conservatory admission is that's required to participate. For more information, call 260-427-6440.

December 27, 2014
The Davis Mercantile (Shipshewana) parking lot is the location for the ice carving competition (10am-1pm & the 2014 Chili Cook-Off (10am-3pm). Visitors can purchase a collector's pin, which entitles the holder to FREE admission to the Chili Cook-Off & discounts throughout town for the entire month of January 2015.

December 27, 2014
The Elkhart County Humane Society's (54687 CR19, Bristol) Red Barn Resale Shop will be open from 10am-4pm. Clean & gently used clothing, furniture, household good, books & gift items will be available for sale. Proceeds benefit the Elkhart County Humane Society. Call 574-848-4225 for more information.

December 30, 2014
Plymouth Seventh-day Adventist Church (11533 7B Road, Plymouth) is hosting Winsome Witnessing, a 12-part series on sharing the Christian faith on Tuesdays at 7pm. In this series Gary Gibbs, former evangelism director of Amazing Facts, teaches the simple but exciting skills needed to lead others to Christ. For more information, contact Pastor Bryce Bowman at 484-553-1498. The optional companion book is available at the Amazing Facts store at www.afbookstore.com or at Amazon.com.

December 31, 2014
Both Cass County COA locations (227 S Front St, Dowagiac AND 60525 Decatur Rd, Cassopolis) will close at 2pm today. Both will be closed on New Years Day.

January 02, 2015
Today is the Early Bird Order Deadline for the 2015 Tree Sale through the Elkhart County SWCD & Michiana Master Gardeners. Call the Elkhart County Soil & Water Conservation District at 574-533-4383, ext 3, for more information.

January 03, 2015
The solid waste management district of Elkhart County will sponsor a household hazardous waste collection from 8am-3pm at the Elkhart County Correctional Facility located near the intersection of CR 9 & CR 26. Call 574-293-2269 for information on the types of acceptable waste included in this collection.

January 06, 2015
Plymouth Seventh-day Adventist Church (11533 7B Road, Plymouth) is hosting Winsome Witnessing, a 12-part series on sharing the Christian faith on Tuesdays at 7pm. In this series Gary Gibbs, former evangelism director of Amazing Facts, teaches the simple but exciting skills needed to lead others to Christ. For more information, contact Pastor Bryce Bowman at 484-553-1498. The optional companion book is available at the Amazing Facts store at www.afbookstore.com or at Amazon.com.

January 07, 2015
St. Bavo Church (502 W 7th St, Mishawaka) is hosting a monthly celebration at 7pm, featuring praise & worship, personal testimony & fellowship, with a reception to follow. Please join us! Call (574) 255-1437 for more information.

January 08, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

January 10, 2015
Five local churches are partnering with Bethel College to offer “ReFuel,” a one-day conference for church worship teams and leaders. The event, which is free and open to teams and leaders from any church, will be held Everest-Rohrer Chapel/Fine Arts Center from 8:30am-4:30pm. The event is free but registration is required by Dec. 22. To register, visit nmconline.net/refuel. For more information email ReFuel@NMC1.org or call Nappanee Missionary Church at 574.773.7773, ext. 259.

January 13, 2015
Plymouth Seventh-day Adventist Church (11533 7B Road, Plymouth) is hosting Winsome Witnessing, a 12-part series on sharing the Christian faith on Tuesdays at 7pm. In this series Gary Gibbs, former evangelism director of Amazing Facts, teaches the simple but exciting skills needed to lead others to Christ. For more information, contact Pastor Bryce Bowman at 484-553-1498. The optional companion book is available at the Amazing Facts store at www.afbookstore.com or at Amazon.com.

January 13, 2015
The Elkhart Community Schools Board of School Trustees will meet at 7pm at Woodland Elementary School (1220 CR 3, Elkhart).

January 15, 2015
Ferrettie/Baugo County Park (57057 Ash Rd, Osceola) is the site for Pioneer Skills-Part 2 from 10:00-11:30am for children from age 5-12. Older students will learn to tease, card & spin wool, while younger students will gather wood, cook Johnnycakes & play with pioneer toys. Fee is $3 per child. Call 574-674-9765 to register and pay by the Monday prior to program.

January 15, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

January 20, 2015
Plymouth Seventh-day Adventist Church (11533 7B Road, Plymouth) is hosting Winsome Witnessing, a 12-part series on sharing the Christian faith on Tuesdays at 7pm. In this series Gary Gibbs, former evangelism director of Amazing Facts, teaches the simple but exciting skills needed to lead others to Christ. For more information, contact Pastor Bryce Bowman at 484-553-1498. The optional companion book is available at the Amazing Facts store at www.afbookstore.com or at Amazon.com.

January 22, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

January 27, 2015
The Elkhart Community Schools Board of School Trustees will meet at 7pm in the J.C. Rice Educational Services Center (2720 California Rd, Elkhart).

January 29, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

February 04, 2015
St. Bavo Church (502 W 7th St, Mishawaka) is hosting a monthly celebration at 7pm, featuring praise & worship, personal testimony & fellowship, with a reception to follow. Please join us! Call (574) 255-1437 for more information.

February 05, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

February 07, 2015
The solid waste management district of Elkhart County will sponsor a household hazardous waste collection from 8am-3pm at the Elkhart County Correctional Facility located near the intersection of CR 9 & CR 26. Call 574-293-2269 for information on the types of acceptable waste included in this collection.

February 10, 2015
The Elkhart Community Schools Board of School Trustees will meet at 7pm in the J.C. Rice Educational Services Center (2720 California Rd, Elkhart).

February 12, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

February 19, 2015
Ferrettie/Baugo County Park (57057 Ash Rd, Osceola) is the site for Pioneer Schoolhouse from 10:00-11:30am for children from age 5-12. Meet a schoolteacher from 1835 and get lessons in penmanship, ciphering, logic & elocution and make a pioneer toy to take home. Fee is $3 per child. Call 574-674-9765 to register and pay by the Monday prior to program.

February 19, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

February 24, 2015
The Elkhart Community Schools Board of School Trustees will meet at 7pm Hawthorne Elementary School (501 W Lusher, Elkhart).

February 26, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

March 04, 2015
St. Bavo Church (502 W 7th St, Mishawaka) is hosting a monthly celebration at 7pm, featuring praise & worship, personal testimony & fellowship, with a reception to follow. Please join us! Call (574) 255-1437 for more information.

March 05, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

March 06, 2015
Today is the Order Deadline for the 2015 Tree Sale through the Elkhart County SWCD & Michiana Master Gardeners. Call the Elkhart County Soil & Water Conservation District at 574-533-4383, ext 3, for more information.

March 10, 2015
The Elkhart Community Schools Board of School Trustees will meet at 7pm in the J.C. Rice Educational Services Center (2720 California Rd, Elkhart).

March 12, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

March 19, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

March 24, 2015
The Elkhart Community Schools Board of School Trustees will meet at 7pm in the J.C. Rice Educational Services Center (2720 California Rd, Elkhart).

March 26, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

March 28, 2015
Purdue Master Gardeners of Lagrange County will present the 9th Annual Spring Gardening Symposium at the Shipshewana Event Center, (760 S VanBuren St, Shipshewana) on the theme "Come Grow With Us." Door prizes will be awarded throughout the day. More information will be released at a later date.

April 01, 2015
St. Bavo Church (502 W 7th St, Mishawaka) is hosting a monthly celebration at 7pm, featuring praise & worship, personal testimony & fellowship, with a reception to follow. Please join us! Call (574) 255-1437 for more information.

April 02, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

April 14, 2015
The Elkhart Community Schools Board of School Trustees will meet at 7pm at Roosevelt Elementary School (201 W Wolf, Elkhart).

April 16, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

April 23, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

April 28, 2015
The Elkhart Community Schools Board of School Trustees will meet at 7pm in the J.C. Rice Educational Services Center (2720 California Rd, Elkhart).

April 30, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

May 06, 2015
St. Bavo Church (502 W 7th St, Mishawaka) is hosting a monthly celebration at 7pm, featuring praise & worship, personal testimony & fellowship, with a reception to follow. Please join us! Call (574) 255-1437 for more information.

May 07, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

May 12, 2015
The Elkhart Community Schools Board of School Trustees will meet at 7pm in the J.C. Rice Educational Services Center (2720 California Rd, Elkhart).

May 14, 2015
Peace Lutheran School (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger) invites children age 3-5 to God's Time for Little Ones from 10:30-11:30am each Thursday during the school year. Little ones will hear a simple story from the Bible to learn about God's love & participate in simple crafts, singing, & activities. Class will meet in the preschool classroom just behind the church.) Call 574-273-8260 to reserve a space for your preschooler.

May 26, 2015
The Elkhart Community Schools Board of School Trustees will meet at 7pm at Bristol Elementary School (705 Indiana St, Bristol).

June 03, 2015
St. Bavo Church (502 W 7th St, Mishawaka) is hosting a monthly celebration at 7pm, featuring praise & worship, personal testimony & fellowship, with a reception to follow. Please join us! Call (574) 255-1437 for more information.

June 09, 2015
The Elkhart Community Schools Board of School Trustees will meet at 7pm in the J.C. Rice Educational Services Center (2720 California Rd, Elkhart).

June 23, 2015
The Elkhart Community Schools Board of School Trustees will meet at 7pm in the J.C. Rice Educational Services Center (2720 California Rd, Elkhart).

July 01, 2015
St. Bavo Church (502 W 7th St, Mishawaka) is hosting a monthly celebration at 7pm, featuring praise & worship, personal testimony & fellowship, with a reception to follow. Please join us! Call (574) 255-1437 for more information.

August 05, 2015
St. Bavo Church (502 W 7th St, Mishawaka) is hosting a monthly celebration at 7pm, featuring praise & worship, personal testimony & fellowship, with a reception to follow. Please join us! Call (574) 255-1437 for more information.

September 02, 2015
St. Bavo Church (502 W 7th St, Mishawaka) is hosting a monthly celebration at 7pm, featuring praise & worship, personal testimony & fellowship, with a reception to follow. Please join us! Call (574) 255-1437 for more information.

October 07, 2015
St. Bavo Church (502 W 7th St, Mishawaka) is hosting a monthly celebration at 7pm, featuring praise & worship, personal testimony & fellowship, with a reception to follow. Please join us! Call (574) 255-1437 for more information.

November 04, 2015
St. Bavo Church (502 W 7th St, Mishawaka) is hosting a monthly celebration at 7pm, featuring praise & worship, personal testimony & fellowship, with a reception to follow. Please join us! Call (574) 255-1437 for more information.

December 02, 2015
St. Bavo Church (502 W 7th St, Mishawaka) is hosting a monthly celebration at 7pm, featuring praise & worship, personal testimony & fellowship, with a reception to follow. Please join us! Call (574) 255-1437 for more information.

 


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