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"Fairy Tales"

January 13-April 8, 2018

A child's imagination is fueled by stories.  In classic fairy tales, we discover giants, wolves, and witches are no match for the valiant but ordinary people to whom unusual circumstances fall. Learn more...

Upcoming events include: Winterval at the Conservatory, Once Upon a Tale,  New Volunteer Orientation, $1 Nights, Garden Close-up, botanically inspired classes and so much more!  Check out: www.botanicalconservatory.org  for additional details.   

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Winterval 2018
 January 27, 2018

 in Downtown Fort Wayne

Celebrate winter with a visit to downtown Fort Wayne! The 7th Annual Winterval promises a full day of indoor and outdoor winter fun for all ages. Watch ice carvers create wonders from a solid block of ice, catch a rugby game, enjoy special events at the Botanical Conservatory, the Allen County Public Library or Science Central. Go for a carriage ride at the Community Center or ice skating at Headwaters Park.

Check out more: Winterval 2018


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Nouvelle Annee: A French Garrison 1758

Saturday, January 27, 2018,  10 am-5 pm 

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


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The Community Center offers a wide variety of special events throughout the year.  


Riverfront Fort Wayne

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

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This winter there will be: Hikes, Bikes & Birds, Riverfront Clean Ups, Winter Cozy, and a Riverfront Educational Series. Check out: Riverfront Fort Wayne  for additional information. 


Outdoor FUN 

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Upcoming events of interest:

  • Keep up to date on events at Salomon Farm Park! Check out the Salomon link for additional information including information about the Winter Walks at the Farm and upcoming classes.
  • Whimsical Winter Hikes and Bonfire Socials will be held the 1st & 3rd Fridays, January-February, 5:30-7:30 pm at Lindenwood Nature Preserve.  Check out the Lindenwood link to learn more. 

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Book Sales

January 9-11 and March 6-8

8 am-7:30 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.


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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