"Our Japanese Sister" Garden Exhibit
July 23-November 13, 2016
Check out www.botanicalconservatory.org for a complete list of all the programs happening including: classes, Family Garden Close-Up, The Punkin' Path, 12 Days of Christmas, Holiday Kick-off Party, Santa & the Reindeer, and much more!
Veterans’ Breakfast & Bingo
Friday, November 11, 8:30 a.m.
Community Center, 233 W. Main St.
The Community Center will honor the men and women who have served our country in the Military with a FREE breakfast and Bingo. American Legion Band of Fort Wayne will provide live music. Call 427-6460 by Monday, November 7 to reserve your seat. Sponsored by American Senior Communities, Englewood Health and Rehab, and Life Care Center of Fort Wayne. After breakfast, stay for Bingo at 10:00 a.m. It’s free and prizes include gift cards Heritage Park Summit City Glenbrook Canterbury Bethlehem Woods Coventry Meadows.
Santa’s Workshop at the Community Center
Wednesday, November 23, 4:30-7:30 pm
Lighting Ceremony 6 pm Community Center, 233 W. Main St.
Make-n-Take Crafts • Holiday Movie Refreshments • Christmas Shopping Start your downtown celebration at the Community Center with free holiday activities for the kids. There will be crafts, refreshments and a holiday movie. Donate a new or gently used bear and be entered into a drawing to win a giant elf bear. Kids can shop for inexpensive holiday gifts for $3 or less at the North Pole Stop-n-Shop, while Mom and Dad shop for handcrafted items at Candy Cane Lane. Don’t miss the light display on the Community Center roof. The lights go on at 6 pm.
Holly Trolley Shopping & Craft Show
Saturday, Nov. 26, 11 am-5 pm
Community Center, 233 W. Main St
The Downtown Development District will sponsor the Holly Trolley Shopping Day, November 26 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Downtown shopping will be made easier on this day with free trolley rides along the route. In conjunction with the Holly Trolley, the Community Center will host a craft show. You can also warm up with some hot beverages from the Mocha Lounge truck and food from the Affine food truck which will be in our parking lot. We will also be offering a craft class in which you can make a holiday decoration.
We are looking for Craft Show Vendors! If you are interested, check out the Craft Show Vendor application!
Christmas at the Fort
Saturday, November 26, 11 am-5 pm
Visit the Historic Old Fort link for details on all the events being planned at the Old Fort.
Salomon Farm Park
Keep up to date on events at Salomon Farm Park! Don't miss Christmas on the Farm! Check out the Salomon link for additional information.
Headwaters Ice Skating Rink
Clinton & Superior • 422-7625
Headwaters Ice Skating Rink will open for the 2016-17 season at 11:00 a.m. on November 19.
Monday-Thursday 1-8 pm
Friday 12-10 pm
Saturday 11 am-10 pm
Sunday 12-8 pm
Extended Holiday Hours
December 18 - January 9
Monday-Friday 12-10 pm
Saturday 10 am-10 pm
Sunday 11 am-10 pm
CLOSED CHRISTMAS DAY
Closes at 6 pm on Christmas Eve
Age 13 and under $3
Age 14 and over $5
Skate Rental $2
Spectators & Parking FREE
Gift certificates and skating passes are available at the rink office (422-7625) or the Headwaters Park Alliance office (425-5745).
Kids Skate FREE Days
Kids age 13 and under skate FREE every Wednesday.
Skate rental $2.
The Headwaters Park Ice Rink also offers concessions, skate sharpening services, and private ice rentals (during non-public skating hours).
January 10-12, 8 am-7 pm
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.
Be sure to click on Recreation At A Glance for more fun!