Botanical Conservatory

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Some upcoming events at the Conservatory include:

"Botanica Jones: Scientist, Merchant or Thief?" July 13-November 17

City Safari Day Camp June 10-July 26

Jazzworks! July 20

Plant & Go: Marigold July 13

Daylily Show July 13

Conservatory Attic Sale August 9-10

...and much more!

Check out the Conservatory's Upcoming Events page for more info!

The Old Fort: Historic Fort Wayne


Upcoming Events at Historic Fort Wayne

Napoleonic Days 1804-1814 July 13-14

Colonial America on the Frontier: 1775-1783 July 27-28

Post Miamies 1754-1763 August 24-25

Admission is free to all Historic Fort Wayne events, however, freewill donations are gratefully accepted and help fund future events and activities at the Fort. Parking is available at Headwaters and Lawton Parks.

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

Community Center

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The Community Center offers a wide variety of special events throughout the year.  Some exciting upcoming events include:

Children's Gently Used Book Swap & Sale July 16-18

DIY Robots July 12

Creative Construction: Lego Building Challenge July 12

Wii Bowling Tournament: July 13

Explore the Honeybee July 15

Book Sale August 13-15


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

Activities on our Riverfront! Check out: Riverfront Fort Wayne for additional information.


Storytime on the Riverfront July 8-August 36
Promenade Park Grand Opening August 9-11
Stargazing on the Riverfront July 12, August 9
Nature's Notebook July 7, August 4
Bird Watching on Our Urban Rivers July 14, August 11
Project Squirrel July 28, August 25
Open Streets July 14
Pedal, Paddle, and Play July 20
Young Naturalist Series: Birds of our Rivers July 21
5th Annual Fort Wayne Dragon Boat Races August 17
Young Naturalist Series: Frogs and Toads August 18

Salomon Farm Park


Keep up to date on events at Salomon Farm Park! Some upcoming events include:

Farmin' Fun Day Camp 6 sessions from June 10 - July 26

Family Learn to Fish Workshop July 13

Horseback Riding Camp July 22-23

Native vs. Invasive Plants July 27

Concert on the Farm August 18

Check out the Salomon link for additional information including information on Winter Walks on the Farm, fun farm oriented classes and more at the Farm.

Lindenwood Nature Preserve

Lindenwood Nature Preserve will be holding Saturday Morning Hikes and Full Moon Hikes this summer! Some other notable events include:

Nature Story Time July 28

Wild Eats! July 27

Birdwatching Basics August 11

Check out the details and info about other events at Lindenwood Events & Programs.

Hurshtown Reservoir 



Hurshtown Reservoir is officially open for the summer season! Check out some of the upcoming Hurshtown events. 



For questions about any of these activities, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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