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Recreation @ A-Glance

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"Perspectives" Live Butterfly Display
April 8-June 25

At the Conservatory's newest exhibit of live butterflies, you'll get at least three perspectives on these winged creatures!  Learn more...!

Upcoming events include:   Jazzworks, Arctic Summer Blast, Botanical Roots Concert Series, Plant Swaps, $1 Nights, Garden Close-up, botanically inspired classes and so much more!  Check out: www.botanicalconservatory.org  for additional details.   

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Siege of Fort Wayne 1812  
Saturday, June 10, 10 am-6 pm
Sunday, June 11, 10 am-4 pm

Visit the Historic Old Fort link for details on all the events being planned at the Old Fort. 

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Riverfront Fort Wayne

Riverfront Fort Wayne promises every Fort Wayne resident and visitor an always-evolving opportunity to connect with nature, culture and community.

This summer there will be: Hikes, Bikes & Birds, Historic Boat Tours, a science series for Little Explorers, Dragon Boat Races (June 24) and much MORE.  Check out: Riverfront Fort Wayne  for additional information.
 


Salomon Farm Park

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Keep up to date on events at Salomon Farm Park! Check out the Salomon link for additional information including information about the upcoming classes, Hammer Heads, Concert on the Farm, Farmers' Market, and more...

Hurshtown Reservoir 

Kids' Fishing Derby on June 3. Check out the Hurshtown Reservoir Link to learn more! 

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Trek The Trails

Be ready to roll with us in May 2017 when we begin our 8th season of Trek the Trails!  This is a free, guided, community ride where we explore the trail network as a group from a different trailhead each week from May through the end of September.  Rides always start at 6pm sharp! It's a great way to see the city!  For more information, contact the City Greenways & Trails Dept at 427-6228 or Fort Wayne Trails, Inc. at 969-0079.  

Check out the Trek the Trails link for the schedule of rides occurring May-August.  

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The Longest Day: Summer Solstice Celebration
 

Wednesday, June 21, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.  •   Community Center, 233 W. Main St.

Cookout  •   Music  •  Entertainment  •  Arts & Games

Download The Longest Day flier

The Community Center and Kingston at Dupont have joined together to offer this fun filled event on “The Longest Day.”  Along with food and fun this event is a global awareness movement to help end Alzheimer’s disease. 

  • Entertainment by local performance groups including the Alley Kats and Community Cloggers
  • Music by Remember When
  • Sing Along/Karaoke
  • Arts such as pottery and painting
  • Historic Downtown Walking Tour at 1 pm
  • Games  including  shuffleboard, table box  hockey and a downtown scavenger hunt
  • Box lunches for $5 (including burgers fresh off the grill, chips, cookie and drink)

If you can’t make it to the celebration, you can still participate by allowing us to deliver box lunches to you and your friends (minimum 3 meals) within a 5 mile radius of downtown Fort Wayne. Lunch delivery reservations are required by June 16 by calling Jill at 602-4278 with the quantity, contact name and delivery address. 
This event is sponsored by Kingston Healthcare Company.
 
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Senior Games
 
Compete in over 30 mentally and physically challenging events.  Check out more on the Senior Games link. 

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Children’s Gently Used Book Swap & Sale

Friday, July 7, 12:00-6:00 p.m. 
Saturday, July 8, 12:00-5:00 p.m.
Sunday, July 9, 12:00-5:00 p.m.
Monday, July 10, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Summer is a great time to READ . . . just for the fun of it! Our book swap and sale is your opportunity to trade in the books you’ve already read for something you haven’t. Boys and girls (toddlers through teens) may swap up to 5 books per day. Purchasing is unlimited and open to kids and adults. Prices start at 25¢ per book.

Book Sale

August 8-10, 8:00 a.m.-7:30 p.m.

Community Center, 233 W. Main St.

Donations of hardback books, paperback books and DVD’s will be accepted through the Wednesday before the sale. Book sales are open to the public.

Questions?

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