On Friday, Dec. 8, at 6 p.m., 17 churches in the downtown Fort Wayne area will open their doors to visitors who want to explore a little bit of Fort Wayne history. Some churches will be decorated for Christmas, offering the perfect time to snap photos, too.
The Marching Cadets of Concordia Lutheran High School gave their best effort at the right moment Nov. 4 at the state band finals at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.
Holiday lights need to be on when the Woodburn Community Association judges the annual lighting contest from 6-9 p.m. Dec. 9 and 10. The contest is open to all businesses and residents with a Woodburn mailing address. Anyone not located inside Woodburn city limits is required to register to ensure they are not missed. There are two separate categories, one for businesses and one for homes. To register, stop in at Woodburn City Hall or contact Beth at (260) 466- 5976 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The contest will need the entrant’s name, physical address and mailing address if different. Woodburn will hold its annual lighted parade through the downtown the evening of Sunday, Dec. 3. Santa will light the tree at the clock tower. Festivities begin at 6 p.m.
With only a few months to go until opening day, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Fort Wayne has about $2 million left to raise so that its new ReStore location is mortgage-free.