The Journal Gazette
Monday, January 10, 2022 1:00 am

Community Update


“CONFRONTING THE SHOAH”: Online event 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 18 and 25 and Feb. 1, 8 and 15; presented by Dr. David Lindquist; free; provides participants with comprehensive contextual and historical knowledge regarding the Nazi Holocaust; to register, call the Jewish Federation of Fort Wayne's office at 456-0400 or email

“PENGUIN PLAY”: 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday; Science Central, 1950 N. Clinton St.; ages 3 to 6; all attendees are required to wear face coverings; $15 for one child and one adult; register at

“UNDERSTANDING & BUILDING CREDIT”: Online event 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday; presented by Purdue Extension Health & Human Science Program Area in partnership with the Allen County Public Library; questions at or 481-6437; register in advance at


ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT FISH FRY AND PORK TENDERLOIN: 4:30 to 7 p.m. Friday; Park Edelweiss, 3355 Elmhurst Drive; sponsored by Fort Wayne Maennerchor/Damenchor; includes scalloped potatoes, coleslaw, dessert and coffee; full-service bar; carryout is available; $12 adults, $6 children; more information at; questions at 444-3634.

HUMANE FORT WAYNE: The Embassy Theatre and Nederlander National Markets, in collaboration with the touring Broadway musical “Cats,” will donate $5 for every ticket purchased for the Jan. 24 and 25 performances of the show at the Embassy to Humane Fort Wayne, a no-kill animal shelter; ticket buyers can use the code HUMANEFW; Humane Fort Wayne will also be in the lobby before and during intermission of the show with adoptable kittens; to buy tickets, go to and click on the “unlock” button to enter the code. 


TOPEKA BRANCH LIBRARY: 133 N. Main St., Topeka; 2 p.m. Thursday; “budgeting workshop”; explore how to track income and expenses and prioritize spending when money is tight; register at 260-463-2841, ext. 1030, by the end of today.


ALLEN COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY: Online event 7 p.m. Wednesday; “Q & A on Family Research in Allen County”; register at

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