Women’s Bureau plans Spook-A-Palooza Oct. 28


The Fort Wayne Women’s Bureau will host Spook-A-Palooza from 3-6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, at Spiece Fieldhouse, 5310 Merchandise Drive, Fort Wayne. Spiece Fitness and Prairie Quest Consulting Inc. are co-sponsoring the event.

Spook-A-Palooza, an indoor trunk-or-treat type event, will include visits from local team and school mascots along with games, raffle prizes and candy. Family-friendly businesses will hand out candy and host various games. Admission is free.

For more information on how businesses can reserve booths, visit www.eventbrite.com and search for Spook-A-Palooza.

King Arthur’s Trolley will be on site selling food.

Businesses that would like to donate prizes but not be vendors should contact Sarah Soares at SSoares@pqcworks.com or call (260) 420-7374, ext. 100.

The Fort Wayne Women’s Bureau assists in three main area: Transitions, residential treatment program for women with addiction; React, sexual assault awareness and education programs; and Dress for Success, job preparation training, support and professional attire. For more information, visit womensbureau.org.

The Women’s Bureau plans a Black Tie Before Black Friday fundraiser on Friday, Nov. 10. The event will be from 7-10 p.m. at Ceruti’s Diamond Room, 6601 Innovation Blvd., Fort Wayne. Tickets are $50. The event benefits the Dress for Success program. The band The Brat Pack will entertain. Get tickets at womensbureau.org.

The organization also plans a Chicago shopping trip on Thursday, Dec. 7. Shoppers will board the bus in Fort Wayne at 7:30 a.m. and meet back at the bus in Chicago at 7 p.m. Tickets are $65 and are available at womensbureau.org.