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Recreation @ A-Glance

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"The Pollinators' Garden Exhibit"
13th Annual Live Butterfly Exhibit 
April 11-July 5

Check out for a complete list of all the programs happening including Butterfly classes, Mother's Day Plant Sale, Mother's Day in the Garden and much more!

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Book Sales 
April 7-9, May 12-14
8:00 am-7:30 pm
Community Center, 233 W. Main St.

Book sales are open to the public and feature hardback books paperback books and DVD's. (Donations are accepted through the Wednesday before the sale.)

Purse and Bag Swap

Tuesday-Thursday, April 7-9
Community Center, 233 W. Main St.

Is your closet full of purses and bags you haven’t used but don’t want to throw away? Have you bought a new bag and then decided you didn’t like it? Bring them to  the  Community  Center’s Purse and Bag Swap and exchange them for something you really like. You may swap up to 3 purses or bags per day while purchasing is unlimited.  We  are  accepting  donations of gently used or new purses or bags for this event. Purses and bags may be dropped off at the Community Center any time between 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. until Thursday, April 2. Call 427-6466  for  more  information.
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Amazing Race #15 in 2015

Check out the Amazing Race link for all the details on this fun & exciting event!

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Saturday, May 9, 10 am-3 pm
Franke Park Pavilion #1, Sherman Blvd.
Check out more details about Family Fun Day on our calendar now!




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Mother's Day Plant Sale
McMillen Park Community Center
May 8-10
Check out the link for additional details!


Events at the Old Fort

For various Events being held at Historic Fort Wayne, please check out: Historic Fort Wayne.

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Be sure to check out the Nature Niche web page for all your outdoor adventures!

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Salomon Farm Park

Hours: Sunrise-Sunset
Salomon Farm is the perfect location for hiking, bird watching, and much more. Stop by for a visit. Please park in the Learning Center parking lot.

Make plans to attend the Fiber Arts Celebration May 15-16 from 10 am-3 pm!

For more information, check out the Salomon Farm link!


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We have fun opportunities all over Fort Wayne that everyone in the family can enjoy! Outdoor adventures at Salomon and all the Parks also provide fun and exciting ways to spend your free time.

Be sure to check out the Special Events page too!



If you have questions about any of the Park and Recreation Department Special Events listed here, please e-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

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