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.

May 29, 2015
Woodlawn Nature Center will host an event from 6-8pm for children ages 8-12 to experience the “natural side” of Minecraft bringing the popular computer game to life with live animals, a themed snack, games, and many hands-on stations to help understand the natural world. Contact Woodlawn for younger ages. The fee is $10/child or $8/member. Please preregister and pay by May 25 by emailing woodlawnnaturecenteronline@gmail.com.

May 30, 2015
From 9am-2pm, the neighborhoods of Goshen are hosting a neighborhood to neighborhood bicycle ride. FREE t-shirts to the first 100 adult riders at the East Goshen stopping point (304 N 23rd St). Start at any pit stop and ride at your leisure.

June 01, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) hosts the Voyage Book Club at 10am. Everyone reads a book of their choice in the assigned genre: non-fiction, and meets to discuss. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 01, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host Lose It at the Library at 5:30 each Monday. This free weekly weight loss program provides support, encouragement, education & accountability to help you achieve your weight loss goals. Tonight: Weigh-In & Walk. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 01, 2015
Weather Permitting the Elkhart City Street Department will close the following street due to paving Monday 6/1/15 and Tuesday 6/2/15 from 7am to 7 pm Illinois Avenue from State Road 19 to Elreno Street. Please use caution when traveling in this area for everyone’s safety.

June 02, 2015
Bible Baptist Church (2635 S Dixon Rd, Kokomo) will host GriefShare on Tuesdays through June 9 from 6-8pm. GriefShare, a special help seminar & support group for people experiencing grief & loss, features nationally recognized experts on grief & recovery topics. Call 765-455-1444 for more information.

June 02, 2015
Concord Mall (3701 Main St, Elkhart) will host the Cruise In and Car Show by Fast Eddie's Kroozin' USA Car Shows. Music, Games, Trivia, Fun! Dash Plaques, Door Prizes and Awards - Entry Fee $10. Judging starts at 7p with Awards at 8p. Cruise in free. Call 574-875-6502 for more information.

June 02, 2015
Weather Permitting the Elkhart City Street Department will close the following street due to paving Monday 6/1/15 and Tuesday 6/2/15 from 7am to 7 pm Illinois Avenue from State Road 19 to Elreno Street. Please use caution when traveling in this area for everyone’s safety.

June 03, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host "Howl at the Moon with a Hero Tune" concert at 10:30am. Singer/musician Tom Sieling performs a fun, humorous & engaging show of children's songs with lots of movement & audience participation. (A Summer Reading Program event.) Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 03, 2015
North Webster Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host the Glean Team at 10am. This group of experienced genealogists meets on Wednesdays to collaborate on genealogy projects. New members welcome. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

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 04, 2015
Blue Gate Theatre presents Sandi Patty in concert. Call 888-447-4725 to purchase tickets.

June 04, 2015
First Brethren Church (407 N Sycamore St, North Manchester) is hosting the band "Sons of Korah" at 7 p.m. The band is on tour from Australia and uses mainly acoustic music to accompany the book of Psalms as its lyrics. Tickets are $10 and are available at the website sonsofkorah.com or by calling the church office at 260-982-6457.

June 04, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host a Make & Take Card Class at 10:30am. Learn to make your own original greetings cards with Jan Biehl. Advance registration required with $7 class fee. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 04, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host a Teen Movie at 4:30pm for those in grades 6-12. Free popcorn is available during the movie about a teenager bitten by a genetically-altered spider who gains superhuman strength and spider-like abilities. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 04, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host Paws to Read from 1:30-2:30pm. Kids can sign up for a 15-minute session to read to a therapy dog. Registration required. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 05, 2015
Blue Gate Theatre presents Sandi Patty in concert. Call 888-447-4725 to purchase tickets.

June 05, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host a Make it It/Take It Craft Day. Kids can come in to the library throughout the day and make a fun craft or take it home to complete. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 06, 2015
Concord Mall (3701 Main St, Elkhart) will host Allies for Greyhounds from 11am-3pm. Meet & greet wonderful, adoptable greyhounds along with Allies volunteers and their personal hounds. For more information visit www.afgwm.org or our Facebook page - Allies for Greyhounds.

June 06, 2015
Market Road Fellowship (601 Market Road, Tipton) will host a benefit concert for Second Blessings Ministries of Tipton. Christian recording artists and Anderson University Alumni Alanna Story (www.alannastory.com) will perform at 7pm. (Doors open @ 6:15pm.) Tickets: $10 and can be purchased by calling Pastor Chris Ellis at 765-408-0446 or visiting www.marketroadfellowship.org. All proceeds will go to Second Blessings.

June 06, 2015
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 CR 7 & CR 26 (enter off CR 7). The collection is for Elkhart County residents. For more information, call 574-293-2269.

June 06, 2015
St. Mary of the Annunciation Catholic Church (411 W Vistula, Bristol) will host a Missions Bazaar from 9am-3pm. Over 35 vendors are registered selling handcrafts such as jewelry, stained glass, crochet, knitted and sewn items, natural soaps, lotions, candles along with Mary Kay, Miche bags, Perfectly Posh, Pampered Chef, Tastefully Simple Foods, Tupperware and many more. Proceeds benefit J127 Ranch a ministry to help orphans, single-mothers, in Kazakhstan. Call 574-875-8675 for info.

June 06, 2015
Young Life Defenders Boot Camp will be held from 10am-noon in Geddes Hall at Notre Dame for the training of young pro-life warriors (HS-College Age) in the Michiana area. The 4-hour interactive workshops will be foundational (101) or for returning students to go deeper (201) with expert speakers from the Life Training Institute. Cost: $10 (includes t-shirt and pizza lunch). Scholarships available and discounts for family multiples. Register by 5/29 at prolifemichiana.org, or 574.232.5433.

June 07, 2015
Bethel Temple Church (915-16th St, Logansport) presents the Dixie Echoes (a Southern Gospel group) in concert at 7:00 pm. for info: CALL 574-753-8533 or 574-732-0217.

June 07, 2015
Elkhart Seventh-Day Adventist Church (3601 E Bristol, Elkhart) will host its Destination Paradise VBS program from 6-8:30pm with dinner provided each night from 5-6pm. Each day the kids age preschool and up will investigate a different Bible truth through Bible stories, nature, crafts, games, and more. An Opening Outdoor Party will be held Sunday June 7 from 3-5pm. Call 574-264-3573 for more information.

June 08, 2015
Elkhart Seventh-Day Adventist Church (3601 E Bristol, Elkhart) will host its Destination Paradise VBS program from 6-8:30pm with dinner provided each night from 5-6pm. Each day the kids age preschool and up will investigate a different Bible truth through Bible stories, nature, crafts, games, and more. Call 574-264-3573 for more information.

June 08, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host Lose It at the Library at 5:30 each Monday. This free weekly weight loss program provides support, encouragement, education & accountability to help you achieve your weight loss goals. Tonight: Weigh-In & program on "Chair Yoga w/Sandy Kunce." Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 09, 2015
Bible Baptist Church (2635 S Dixon Rd, Kokomo) will host GriefShare on Tuesdays through June 9 from 6-8pm. GriefShare, a special help seminar & support group for people experiencing grief & loss, features nationally recognized experts on grief & recovery topics. Call 765-455-1444 for more information.

June 09, 2015
Concord Mall (3701 Main St, Elkhart) will host the Cruise In and Car Show by Fast Eddie's Kroozin' USA Car Shows. Music, Games, Trivia, Fun! Dash Plaques, Door Prizes and Awards - Entry Fee $10. Judging starts at 7p with Awards at 8p. Cruise in free.

June 09, 2015
Elkhart Seventh-Day Adventist Church (3601 E Bristol, Elkhart) will host its Destination Paradise VBS program from 6-8:30pm with dinner provided each night from 5-6pm. Each day the kids age preschool and up will investigate a different Bible truth through Bible stories, nature, crafts, games, and more. Call 574-264-3573 for more information.

June 09, 2015
North Webster Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host Family Story Time at 10:30 & 11:30am. Preschoolers and their siblings explore Everyday Heroes through stories, crafts, & fun. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 09, 2015
North Webster Public Library's (301 N Main, North Webster) is hosting Preschool Story Time, for children age 3-5. Story Time runs every Tuesday June 9-July 14 at 10:30 & 11:30am. Call 574-834-7122 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 09, 2015
Wellfield Botanic Gardens (1011 N Main, Elkhart) invites children 4-12 and their families to discover the wonders of the gardens through FREE hands-on exploration and crafts between 1 & 3pm. Today's focus: Pollinators. For more information call 574-266-2006 or visit our website www.wellfieldgardens.org. No registration necessary.

June 10, 2015
Elkhart Seventh-Day Adventist Church (3601 E Bristol, Elkhart) will host its Destination Paradise VBS program from 6-8:30pm with dinner provided each night from 5-6pm. Each day the kids age preschool and up will investigate a different Bible truth through Bible stories, nature, crafts, games, and more. Call 574-264-3573 for more information.

June 10, 2015
North Webster Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host a "Super Heroes Then & Now" show at 10:30am as part of the Summer Reading Program. Actor/storyteller Terry Lynch portrays mythical Greek hero, Zeus, as he tells action-packed stories of super heroes from the past and present. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 10, 2015
North Webster Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host the Glean Team at 10am. This group of experienced genealogists meets on Wednesdays to collaborate on genealogy projects. New members welcome. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 11, 2015
Blue Gate Theatre presents Pat Boone & Debby Boone in concert. Call 888-447-4725 to purchase tickets.

June 11, 2015
Elkhart Seventh-Day Adventist Church (3601 E Bristol, Elkhart) will host its Destination Paradise VBS program from 6-8:30pm with dinner provided each night from 5-6pm. Each day the kids age preschool and up will investigate a different Bible truth through Bible stories, nature, crafts, games, and more. Call 574-264-3573 for more information.

June 11, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host Paws to Read from 1:30-2:30pm. Kids can sign up for a 15-minute session to read to a therapy dog. Registration required. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 11, 2015
The North Webster Hiking Club will leave the North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) at 5:30pm and travel by carpool to hike Merry Lea Nature Preserve in Noble County. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 12, 2015
LaFontaine "Ashland Days" Festival honors our Hometown Safety Heroes, the firefighters, police and EMS at this year's festival in downtown La Fontaine. A Parade at 10am, rummage sales, water ball fight, tug-a-war, cornhole, and karaoke contest. Plus there will be performances by Listen Creek Gospel today and God's Country on June 13. Visit our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/LaFontaine-Festival/339330783114 for info.

June 12, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host Friday Family Food & Fun from 10:30am, 12:30 & 2:30pm. In this Summer Reading Program event, children learn about heroes through four themed stations of activities, crafts & snacks. Registration required. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 13, 2015
Alzheimer's & Dementia Services of Northern Indiana is sponsoring a fundraiser Walk to Help Families Now at Howard Park in South Bend. Picture a beautiful summer morning walking along the St Joe River with musicians performing all along the way. With your help, we can provide services to families at no cost. Call 574-276-5800 or email meg@alzni.org for more information.

June 13, 2015
Blue Gate Theatre presents The Gaither Vocal Band in concert. Call 888-447-4725 to purchase tickets.

June 13, 2015
FREE Movie at West Park Pavilion in Nappanee at 9pm, featuring "Goonies." Free refreshments while supplies last.

June 13, 2015
LaFontaine "Ashland Days" Festival honors our Hometown Safety Heroes, the firefighters, police and EMS at this year's festival in downtown La Fontaine. A Parade at 10am, rummage sales, water ball fight, tug-a-war, cornhole, and karaoke contest. Plus there will be performances by Listen Creek Gospel today and God's Country on June 13. Visit our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/LaFontaine-Festival/339330783114 for info.

June 13, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host the Second Saturday LEGO Club from 1:00-2:30pm. Kids ages 5-12 have fun building with LEGOs. Children under age 9 must be accompanied by an adult. LEGOs provided. No registration needed. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 13, 2015
The Russiaville Day of Prayer will take place at 10am at Russiaville Park. Join us for outdoor worship & praise, as well as a time of prayer. Call 765-883-5882 for more information.

June 14, 2015
Angel of Hope Memorial Garden (2802 Riverside Dr, South Bend) is holding a Summer Picnic & Balloon Release at 6pm. Please bring a dish to pass, blankets/lawn chairs & your own table service. Beverages & balloons provided. Call 574-252-6500 or visit angelofhopemichiana.org for more information.

June 14, 2015
Clinton Frame Church (63846 CR 35, Goshen) is holding Vacation Bible School from 6-8pm this week: Athens: Paul’s Dangerous Journey to Share the Truth” for children age 3-5th grade. Contact church office for more info or to register your children at office@clintonframe.org or by phone 574-642-3165

June 4, 2015
Goodwill Industries of Michiana will facilitate Workshops and a Job Fair at their Elkhart Industrial Services facility in Hart City Plaza (2301 SR 19, Bldg 2, Elkhart) from 1-4pm.

June 15, 2015
Cass County COA Lowe Center (60525 Decatur Rd, Cassopolis) presents “Camp Safe Kids.”from 9:30 to 4:00 p.m. FREE to any 9-11 year old in Cass County. Kids have fun learning basic first aid, internet safety, abduction prevention plus safety lessons on boating, water, bicycle, traffic and fire safety. The program is limited to 32 children and includes lunch and a free bicycle helmet for every child. Reservations are a must. Contact: Sandi Hoger at 269-445-8110.

June 15, 2015
Clinton Frame Church (63846 CR 35, Goshen) is holding Vacation Bible School from 6-8pm this week: Athens: Paul’s Dangerous Journey to Share the Truth” for children age 3-5th grade. Contact church office for more info or to register your children at office@clintonframe.org or by phone 574-642-3165

June 15, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) hosts a monthly Writer's Corner at 10am. This group of people who like to write or want to learn how meet each month to share ideas & encouragement. This month's writing assignment: an essay about your saddest childhood memory. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 15, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host Lose It at the Library at 5:30 each Monday. This free weekly weight loss program provides support, encouragement, education & accountability to help you achieve your weight loss goals. Tonight: Weigh-In & Walk. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 15, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host the READ Book Club at 5:30pm. This month's discussion: "These Is My Words" by Nancy E. Turner. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 15, 2015
Osceola Grace Brethren Church (58343 Apple Rd, Osceola) is holding Vacation Bible School from 9am-noon this week: “Knight Tales: Prepare for Battle!” All children who have completed K-6th grade are welcome (no preschool program). Bible stories, crafts, snacks, games, and much more! Register online at www.osceolagrace.net. Email info@osceolagrace.net or call 574-674-5918 for more information.

June 15, 2015
Peace Lutheran Church (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger)is holding a Music Camp from 9:00-11:30am each day this week. Younger children (ages 4-2nd gr) will explore the four instrument families. Older students (gr. 3-6) will learn about music from other cultures. Sessions will include performance, crafts, & singing, all w/a Bible theme. Call 574-272-5682 for more information and to register. Fee: $15/individual; $25/family

June 16, 2015
Clinton Frame Church (63846 CR 35, Goshen) is holding Vacation Bible School from 6-8pm this week: Athens: Paul’s Dangerous Journey to Share the Truth” for children age 3-5th grade. Contact church office for more info or to register your children at office@clintonframe.org or by phone 574-642-3165

June 16, 2015
Concord Mall (3701 Main St, Elkhart) will host the Cruise In and Car Show by Fast Eddie's Kroozin' USA Car Shows. Music, Games, Trivia, Fun! Dash Plaques, Door Prizes and Awards - Entry Fee $10. Judging starts at 7p with Awards at 8p. Cruise in free.

June 16, 2015
North Webster Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host Family Story Time at 10:30 & 11:30am. Preschoolers and their siblings explore Everyday Heroes through stories, crafts, & fun. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 16, 2015
North Webster Public Library's (301 N Main, North Webster) is hosting Preschool Story Time, for children age 3-5. Story Time runs every Tuesday June 9-July 14 at 10:30 & 11:30am. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 16, 2015
Osceola Grace Brethren Church (58343 Apple Rd, Osceola) is holding Vacation Bible School from 9am-noon this week: “Knight Tales: Prepare for Battle!” All children who have completed K-6th grade are welcome (no preschool program). Bible stories, crafts, snacks, games, and much more! Register online at www.osceolagrace.net. Email info@osceolagrace.net or call 574-674-5918 for more information.

June 16, 2015
Peace Lutheran Church (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger)is holding a Music Camp from 9:00-11:30am each day this week. Younger children (ages 4-2nd gr) will explore the four instrument families. Older students (gr. 3-6) will learn about music from other cultures. Sessions will include performance, crafts, & singing, all w/a Bible theme. Call 574-272-5682 for more information and to register. Fee: $15/individual; $25/family

June 16, 2015
Wellfield Botanic Gardens (1011 N Main, Elkhart), in conjunction with the Elkhart Public Library, presents "Stories in the Gardens" at 6pm. Bring a cozy blanket to sit on. No registration necessary for this free program. Open to all ages. For more information call 574-266-2006 or visit our website www.wellfieldgardens.org. No registration necessary.

June 17, 2015
Clinton Frame Church (63846 CR 35, Goshen) is holding Vacation Bible School from 6-8pm this week: Athens: Paul’s Dangerous Journey to Share the Truth” for children age 3-5th grade. Contact church office for more info or to register your children at office@clintonframe.org or by phone 574-642-3165

June 17, 2015
North Webster Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host Super Hero BINGO at 10:30am. Kids will have fun playing BINGO using cards with super heroes. Lots of prizes and chances to win. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 17, 2015
North Webster Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host the Glean Team at 10am. This group of experienced genealogists meets on Wednesdays to collaborate on genealogy projects. New members welcome. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 17, 2015
Osceola Grace Brethren Church (58343 Apple Rd, Osceola) is holding Vacation Bible School from 9am-noon this week: “Knight Tales: Prepare for Battle!” All children who have completed K-6th grade are welcome (no preschool program). Bible stories, crafts, snacks, games, and much more! Register online at www.osceolagrace.net. Email info@osceolagrace.net or call 574-674-5918 for more information.

June 17, 2015
Peace Lutheran Church (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger)is holding a Music Camp from 9:00-11:30am each day this week. Younger children (ages 4-2nd gr) will explore the four instrument families. Older students (gr. 3-6) will learn about music from other cultures. Sessions will include performance, crafts, & singing, all w/a Bible theme. Call 574-272-5682 for more information and to register. Fee: $15/individual; $25/family

June 18, 2015
Clinton Frame Church (63846 CR 35, Goshen) is holding Vacation Bible School from 6-8pm this week: Athens: Paul’s Dangerous Journey to Share the Truth” for children age 3-5th grade. Contact church office for more info or to register your children at office@clintonframe.org or by phone 574-642-3165

June 18, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host Paws to Read from 1:30-2:30pm. Kids can sign up for a 15-minute session to read to a therapy dog. Registration required. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 18, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host Teen Time - Hero Sandwiches & Hero Jeopardy at 4:30pm. Teens in grades 6-12 fuel their appetites making hero sandwiches & playing Hero Jeopardy. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 18, 2015
Osceola Grace Brethren Church (58343 Apple Rd, Osceola) is holding Vacation Bible School from 9am-noon this week: “Knight Tales: Prepare for Battle!” All children who have completed K-6th grade are welcome (no preschool program). Bible stories, crafts, snacks, games, and much more! Register online at www.osceolagrace.net. Email info@osceolagrace.net or call 574-674-5918 for more information.

June 18, 2015
Peace Lutheran Church (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger)is holding a Music Camp from 9:00-11:30am each day this week. Younger children (ages 4-2nd gr) will explore the four instrument families. Older students (gr. 3-6) will learn about music from other cultures. Sessions will include performance, crafts, & singing, all w/a Bible theme. Call 574-272-5682 for more information and to register. Fee: $15/individual; $25/family

June 18, 2015
Preschoolers (3 & 4 years old) & an accompanying adult will learn how to identify fish found living in ponds and lakes from 9:30-11am at St Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend). The class includes story time, hands-on nature activities and a craft. Siblings outside the age bracket are not allowed to attend. Program fee: $5/child-adult pair and $3 for a second child with parent. Pre-registration and pre-payment required by June 15. For more information, call 574-654-3155.

June 19, 2015
Epworth United Methodist Church (105 W 8th St, Matthews) is pleased to announce The Kingsmen Quartet in Concert at 7:00 pm (Doors will open at 6:00 pm). Admission is $10 at the door. Also, a love offering will be received. After the concert, there will be a meet and greet time with refreshments served.

June 19, 2015
Osceola Grace Brethren Church (58343 Apple Rd, Osceola) is holding Vacation Bible School from 9am-noon this week: “Knight Tales: Prepare for Battle!” All children who have completed K-6th grade are welcome (no preschool program). Bible stories, crafts, snacks, games, and much more! Register online at www.osceolagrace.net. Email info@osceolagrace.net or call 574-674-5918 for more information.

June 19, 2015
Peace Lutheran Church (16791 Cleveland Rd, Granger)is holding a Music Camp from 9:00-11:30am each day this week. Younger children (ages 4-2nd gr) will explore the four instrument families. Older students (gr. 3-6) will learn about music from other cultures. Sessions will include performance, crafts, & singing, all w/a Bible theme. Call 574-272-5682 for more information and to register. Fee: $15/individual; $25/family

June 20, 2015
The Super Hero 5K Run and Life Walk to support the Pregnancy Care Center in Niles will begin at 8:30am at Niles High School and finish at Niles River Front Amphitheater. This is a family friendly event. Visit the Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/events/1436625423298341/ Pre Registration Available. Call 269-684-6200 for more information.

June 22, 2015
Bible Baptist Church (2635 S. Dixon Rd, Kokomo) will host Vacation Bible School "Journey Off the Map" from 6:00-8:30pm for children age 4 (by June 1) through 5th grade. Each evening begins with a family dinner at 5:15pm. The week will end with a family carnival on Friday the 26th! Call 765-455-1444 or go to www.bbcministries.org/VBS to register your children or for more information.

June 22, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host Lose It at the Library at 5:30 each Monday. This free weekly weight loss program provides support, encouragement, education & accountability to help you achieve your weight loss goals. Tonight: Weigh-In & program on "Portioning & Eating Behavior" with Chef Joseph Toscano. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 22, 2015
Trinity Evangelical Free Church (61770 Miami Road South Bend) will be hosting VBS from 9am-noon. This year’s fun, Frozen theme called ‘Everest’ embarks on an icy expedition where kids overcome obstacles with God’s awesome power. The week will have: amazing fun experiments, games, snacks, awesome music, and rock-solid Bible truths. Register online at TrinityVBS2015.eventbrite.com. Register today as space is limited.

June 23, 2015
Bible Baptist Church (2635 S. Dixon Rd, Kokomo) will host Vacation Bible School "Journey Off the Map" from 6:00-8:30pm for children age 4 (by June 1) through 5th grade. Each evening begins with a family dinner at 5:15pm. The week will end with a family carnival on Friday the 26th! Call 765-455-1444 or go to www.bbcministries.org/VBS to register your children or for more information.

June 23, 2015
Concord Mall (3701 Main St, Elkhart) will host the Cruise In and Car Show by Fast Eddie's Kroozin' USA Car Shows. Music, Games, Trivia, Fun! Dash Plaques, Door Prizes and Awards - Entry Fee $10. Judging starts at 7p with Awards at 8p. Cruise in free.

June 23, 2015
North Webster Public Library's (301 N Main, North Webster) is hosting Preschool Story Time, for children age 3-5. Story Time runs every Tuesday June 9-July 14 at 10:30 & 11:30am. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

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).

June 23, 2015
Trinity Evangelical Free Church (61770 Miami Road South Bend) will be hosting VBS from 9am-noon. This year’s fun, Frozen theme called ‘Everest’ embarks on an icy expedition where kids overcome obstacles with God’s awesome power. The week will have: amazing fun experiments, games, snacks, awesome music, and rock-solid Bible truths. Register online at TrinityVBS2015.eventbrite.com. Register today as space is limited.

June 23, 2015
Wellfield Botanic Gardens (1011 N Main, Elkhart) invites children 4-12 and their families to discover the wonders of the gardens through FREE hands-on exploration and crafts between 1 & 3pm. Today's focus: Pollinators. For more information call 574-266-2006 or visit our website www.wellfieldgardens.org. No registration necessary.

June 24, 2015
Bible Baptist Church (2635 S. Dixon Rd, Kokomo) will host Vacation Bible School "Journey Off the Map" from 6:00-8:30pm for children age 4 (by June 1) through 5th grade. Each evening begins with a family dinner at 5:15pm. The week will end with a family carnival on Friday the 26th! Call 765-455-1444 or go to www.bbcministries.org/VBS to register your children or for more information.

June 24, 2015
Concord Mall (3701 Main St, Elkhart) will host The South Bend Medical Foundation in a Summer Blood Drive for all Elkhart County students from 11am-4pm. The Medical Foundation is the area's leading blood bank and the primary provider of blood to much of our community. For more information contact Katie Gilbert at 574-204-4546 or KGilbert@sbmf.org.

June 24, 2015
North Webster Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will close early at 5:00pm for the Mermaid Festival Parade.

June 24, 2015
Trinity Evangelical Free Church (61770 Miami Road South Bend) will be hosting VBS from 9am-noon. This year’s fun, Frozen theme called ‘Everest’ embarks on an icy expedition where kids overcome obstacles with God’s awesome power. The week will have: amazing fun experiments, games, snacks, awesome music, and rock-solid Bible truths. Register online at TrinityVBS2015.eventbrite.com. Register today as space is limited.

June 25, 2015
Bible Baptist Church (2635 S. Dixon Rd, Kokomo) will host Vacation Bible School "Journey Off the Map" from 6:00-8:30pm for children age 4 (by June 1) through 5th grade. Each evening begins with a family dinner at 5:15pm. The week will end with a family carnival on Friday the 26th! Call 765-455-1444 or go to www.bbcministries.org/VBS to register your children or for more information.

June 25, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host Paws to Read from 1:30-2:30pm. Kids can sign up for a 15-minute session to read to a therapy dog. Registration required. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 25, 2015
Trinity Evangelical Free Church (61770 Miami Road South Bend) will be hosting VBS from 9am-noon. This year’s fun, Frozen theme called ‘Everest’ embarks on an icy expedition where kids overcome obstacles with God’s awesome power. The week will have: amazing fun experiments, games, snacks, awesome music, and rock-solid Bible truths. Register online at TrinityVBS2015.eventbrite.com. Register today as space is limited.

June 26, 2015
Bible Baptist Church (2635 S. Dixon Rd, Kokomo) will host Vacation Bible School "Journey Off the Map" from 6:00-8:30pm for children age 4 (by June 1) through 5th grade. Each evening begins with a family dinner at 5:15pm. The week will end with a family carnival on Friday the 26th! Call 765-455-1444 or go to www.bbcministries.org/VBS to register your children or for more information.

June 26, 2015
The North Webster Hiking Club will leave the North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) at 7:15am and travel by carpool to hike Dygert Nature Preserve in Whitley County. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 26, 2015
Trinity Evangelical Free Church (61770 Miami Road South Bend) will be hosting VBS from 9am-noon. This year’s fun, Frozen theme called ‘Everest’ embarks on an icy expedition where kids overcome obstacles with God’s awesome power. The week will have: amazing fun experiments, games, snacks, awesome music, and rock-solid Bible truths. Register online at TrinityVBS2015.eventbrite.com. Register today as space is limited.

June 27, 2015
The North Webster Hiking Club will leave the North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) at 7:15am and travel by carpool to hike Edna Spurgeon Nature Preserve near Ligonier. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 29, 2015
North Webster Community Public Library (301 N Main, North Webster) will host Lose It at the Library at 5:30 each Monday. This free weekly weight loss program provides support, encouragement, education & accountability to help you achieve your weight loss goals. Tonight: Weigh-In & program on "Avoid the Great White Hazards." Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

June 30, 2015
Concord Mall (3701 Main St, Elkhart) will host the Cruise In and Car Show by Fast Eddie's Kroozin' USA Car Shows. Music, Games, Trivia, Fun! Dash Plaques, Door Prizes and Awards - Entry Fee $10. Judging starts at 7p with Awards at 8p. Cruise in free.

June 30, 2015
North Webster Public Library's (301 N Main, North Webster) is hosting Preschool Story Time, for children age 3-5. Story Time runs every Tuesday June 9-July 14 at 10:30 & 11:30am. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

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.

July 06, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 5-6 through Friday, July 10. Sweep for insects, hike the trails and explore what creatures live in the outdoors! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 07, 2015
North Webster Public Library's (301 N Main, North Webster) is hosting Preschool Story Time, for children age 3-5. Story Time runs every Tuesday June 9-July 14 at 10:30 & 11:30am. Call 574-834-7122 for more information.

July 07, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 5-6 through Friday, July 10. Sweep for insects, hike the trails and explore what creatures live in the outdoors! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 08, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 5-6 through Friday, July 10. Sweep for insects, hike the trails and explore what creatures live in the outdoors! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 08, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 5-6 through Friday, July 10. Sweep for insects, hike the trails and explore what creatures live in the outdoors! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 08, 2015
The 26th Anniversary Arts in Bloom Garden Walk will take place from 10-7pm, rain or shine, in the scenic Knollwood subdivision in Granger. Complimentary refreshements will be available at the hospitality center at First Church of the Nazarene (51690 Ironwood Rd, South Bend). The St Joe County Public Library will display a large collection of gardening books for on-the-spot checkout. Call 574-235-9102 for more information.

July 09, 2015
Blue Gate Theatre presents Barbara Fairchild & Roy Morris in concert. Call 888-447-4725 to purchase tickets.

July 09, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 5-6 through Friday, July 10. Sweep for insects, hike the trails and explore what creatures live in the outdoors! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 10, 2015
Blue Gate Theatre presents Barbara Fairchild & Roy Morris in concert. Call 888-447-4725 to purchase tickets.

July 10, 2015
Movie in the pool at Nappanee Public Pool in Nappanee at 9pm, featuring "Free Willy." $3 person includes movie, swimming, and ice cream!

July 10, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 5-6 through Friday, July 10. Sweep for insects, hike the trails and explore what creatures live in the outdoors! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 11, 2015
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 CR 7 & CR 26 (enter off CR 7). The collection is for Elkhart County residents. For more information, call 574-293-2269.

July 13, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 7-8 through Friday, July 17. Outdoor Kids will cook over a campfire, build a fort and play some WILD games! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 14, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 7-8 through Friday, July 17. Outdoor Kids will cook over a campfire, build a fort and play some WILD games! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 14, 2015
Wellfield Botanic Gardens (1011 N Main, Elkhart) invites children 4-12 and their families to discover the wonders of the gardens through FREE hands-on exploration and crafts between 1 & 3pm. Today's focus: The Living Soil. For more information call 574-266-2006 or visit our website www.wellfieldgardens.org. No registration necessary.

July 15, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 7-8 through Friday, July 17. Outdoor Kids will cook over a campfire, build a fort and play some WILD games! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 16, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 7-8 through Friday, July 17. Outdoor Kids will cook over a campfire, build a fort and play some WILD games! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 17, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 7-8 through Friday, July 17. Outdoor Kids will cook over a campfire, build a fort and play some WILD games! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 18, 2015
The Notre Dame Center for Arts and Culture (1045 W. Washington, South Bend) will host an SB150 neighborhood block party to celebrate the West Washington historic district from 10 am to 2 pm. As a celebration of South Bend’s past, present, and future, community members and institutions alike are invited to take part in the festivities. Call 574.631.1968 for more information.

July 20, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 9-10 through Friday, July 24. These Mad Scientists will create potions, harness the power of the sun and capture wiggly wild creatures! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 21, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 9-10 through Friday, July 24. These Mad Scientists will create potions, harness the power of the sun and capture wiggly wild creatures! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 21, 2015
Wellfield Botanic Gardens (1011 N Main, Elkhart), in conjunction with the Elkhart Public Library, presents "Stories in the Gardens" at 6pm. Bring a cozy blanket to sit on. No registration necessary for this free program. Open to all ages. For more information call 574-266-2006 or visit our website www.wellfieldgardens.org. No registration necessary.

July 22, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 9-10 through Friday, July 24. These Mad Scientists will create potions, harness the power of the sun and capture wiggly wild creatures! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 23, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 9-10 through Friday, July 24. These Mad Scientists will create potions, harness the power of the sun and capture wiggly wild creatures! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 24, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 9-10 through Friday, July 24. These Mad Scientists will create potions, harness the power of the sun and capture wiggly wild creatures! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 27, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 11-13 through Friday, July 31. This Amazing Race Challenge group will fish, canoe, and enjoy an overnight campout! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 28, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 11-13 through Friday, July 31. This Amazing Race Challenge group will fish, canoe, and enjoy an overnight campout! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 28, 2015
Wellfield Botanic Gardens (1011 N Main, Elkhart) invites children 4-12 and their families to discover the wonders of the gardens through FREE hands-on exploration and crafts between 1 & 3pm. Today's focus: The Living Soil. For more information call 574-266-2006 or visit our website www.wellfieldgardens.org. No registration necessary.

July 29, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 11-13 through Friday, July 31. This Amazing Race Challenge group will fish, canoe, and enjoy an overnight campout! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 30, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 11-13 through Friday, July 31. This Amazing Race Challenge group will fish, canoe, and enjoy an overnight campout! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

July 31, 2015
St. Patrick's County Park (50651 Laurel Rd, South Bend) is holding Outdoor Adventures Day Camp for children ages 11-13 through Friday, July 31. This Amazing Race Challenge group will fish, canoe, and enjoy an overnight campout! For more information, or to request registration materials, please call 574-654-3155, or visit www.sjcparks.org.

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.

August 08, 2015
FREE Movie at West Park Pavilion in Nappanee at 9pm, featuring "Back to the Future." Free refreshments while supplies last.

August 11, 2015
Wellfield Botanic Gardens (1011 N Main, Elkhart) invites children 4-12 and their families to discover the wonders of the gardens through FREE hands-on exploration and crafts between 1 & 3pm. Today's focus: Seeds. For more information call 574-266-2006 or visit our website www.wellfieldgardens.org. No registration necessary.

August 18, 2015
Wellfield Botanic Gardens (1011 N Main, Elkhart), in conjunction with the Elkhart Public Library, presents "Stories in the Gardens" at 6pm. Bring a cozy blanket to sit on. No registration necessary for this free program. Open to all ages. For more information call 574-266-2006 or visit our website www.wellfieldgardens.org. No registration necessary.

August 25, 2015
Wellfield Botanic Gardens (1011 N Main, Elkhart) invites children 4-12 and their families to discover the wonders of the gardens through FREE hands-on exploration and crafts between 1 & 3pm. Today's focus: Seeds. For more information call 574-266-2006 or visit our website www.wellfieldgardens.org. No registration necessary.

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.

September 13, 2015
The Michiana Walk to End Alzheimer’s will take place at Potawatomi Park, (500 S Greenlawn Ave, South Bend). More than 200 people from Michiana are expected at this year’s event to raise awareness and funds to fight Alzheimer’s disease.Start or join a team today at alz.org/indiana/walk or call 800.272.3900.

September 19, 2015
The Kokomo Walk to End Alzheimer’s will take place at Jackson Morrow Park (4200 S Park Rd). More than 400 people from Kokomo and its surrounding counties are expected at this year’s event to raise awareness and funds to fight Alzheimer’s disease. Start or join a team today at alz.org/indiana/walk or call 800.272.3900.

October 03, 2015
The Michigan City Walk to End Alzheimer’s will take place at Washington Park (115 Lake Shore Dr). More than 600 people in Northwest Indiana are expected at this year’s Walks to raise awareness and funds to fight Alzheimer’s disease. Start or join a team today at alz.org/indiana/walk or call 800.272.3900.

October 04, 2015
The Lake County Walk to End Alzheimer’s will take place on Sunday, Oct. 4, at Lake County Fairgrounds, located at 889 S. Court St. in Crown Point. More than 600 people in Northwest Indiana are expected at this year’s Walks to raise awareness and funds to fight Alzheimer’s disease. Start or join a team today at alz.org/indiana/walk or call 800.272.3900.

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.

October 17, 2015
FREE Movie at West Park Pavilion in Nappanee at 8:30pm, featuring "Gremlins." Free refreshments while supplies last.

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.

December 12, 2015
FREE Movie at West Park Pavilion in Nappanee at 8pm, featuring "Elf." Free refreshments while supplies last.

 


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