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  • Seniors
    COMMUNITY CENTER: Closed Thursday and Friday for Thanksgiving; Activities for ages 50 and older; 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday at 233 W. Main St.
    Holiday meals• Crescent Avenue United Methodist Church, 1232 Crescent Ave., will have its annual turkey dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday.
  • People and places
    Pet helpAnimal Care & Control is offering free straw to any Allen County resident in need of animal bedding this winter. Straw can be picked up between 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Samuel A. Minick’s “Spring Tonic” is part of the “Old, New and Ultramarine Blue” show at Firefly Coffee House, 3523 N. Anthony Blvd., from Wednesday through Aug. 31.


All weekend “DOUGLAS DAVID PAINTS TOWN AND COUNTRY” – Ends Aug. 10; also “Barns of Indiana” by Gwen Gutwein, ends Sept. 2; “The Quiet Light: Photography by Dayne Bonta” and “Ida Lorentzen: Places and Spaces 2012,” ends Aug. 5; Fort Wayne Museum of Art, 311 E. Main St.; free admission Sundays and Thursdays; call for hours and prices, 422-6467 or www.fwmoa. org. “Summer Party,” music, food, art, 6 to 9 p.m. today, $5.

All weekend – “ARTLINK MEMBERS’ SHOW” – Ends Aug. 14; Betty Fishman Gallery, Artlink, Auer Center for Arts and Culture, 300 E. Main St.; hours, 424-7195 or

All weekend – “WORKS OF IPFW PHOTOGRAPH AND DESIGN STUDENTS” – Ends Sunday; “IPFW Art Students League,” Sunday through Sept. 2; Old Crown Coffee Roasters, 3417 N. Anthony Blvd.; hours, 422-5282.Today and Saturday – GROUP ART SHOW – Works of local artists; ends Tuesday; Firefly Coffee House, 3523 N. Anthony Blvd.; hours, 373-0505 or

Today and Saturday “A PAINTERLY LANDSCAPE: OIL PAINTINGS BY SARAH CREASON” AND “GLASSWORK BY REGIONAL ARTISTS” Ends Tuesday; “Pastels by Lisa Ransom Smith and Hand Painted Silk Jewelry by Suzanne Bellows,” Thursday through Aug. 30; Orchard Gallery of Fine Art, 6312 Covington Road; call for hours, 436-0927.

Today and Saturday – “OUR TOWN THROUGH AN ARTIST’S EYES” – Ends Tuesday; “Summer Spectacular,” Wednesday through Aug. 31; Castle Gallery, 1202 W. Wayne St.; hours, 426-6568 or

Today and Saturday – “MIXED MEDIA WORKS BY JUSTIN JOHNSON AND CERAMICS BY JAMES FREEMAN” – Ends Aug. 10; Crestwoods Gallery, 314 N. Main St., Roanoke; 672-2080.

Today and Saturday – “THE VOICE IN THE FOREST” – Works of Michael Rhoades; ends Aug. 18; Lotus Yoga, Wellness & Gallery, 1301 Lafayette St.; 420-9642.

Today and Sunday – “RUDI KLIMPERT: A JOURNEY OF COLOR AND LIGHT” – Ends Sept. 7, Gallery G; Manchester University, North Manchester; hours, 260-982-5334.

Today – “F.A.M.E.” – Ends Aug. 30; First Presbyterian Gallery, 300 W. Wayne St.; free; hours, 426-7421.

Today – “INDIANA WOMEN’S CAUCUS FOR ART: FOUR DECADES OF WOMEN IN ART” – Ends Sept. 16, Hershberger Art Gallery, Goshen College; hours, 574-535-7418.

Today – “VENTURES IN CREATIVITY 2012” – Ends Aug. 17; University of Saint Francis, Mimi and Ian Rolland Visual Communication Center, 2701 Spring St.; 672-8390.

Saturday – “DIGITAL MEDIA ARTS” – Works of Huntington University students and faculty; 1 to 4 p.m.; J.K. O’Donnell’s Irish Ale House, 131 W. Wayne St.

Sunday – “PHOTOGRAPHY BY LORI KING” – Ends Sunday; Langhinrichs Gallery, Unitarian Universalist Meeting House, 5310 Old Mill Road; hours, 744-1867.

Monday through Thursday – “YOUTH ARTWORK ACROSS THE BRANCHES” – Ends Aug. 25; Jeffrey R. Krull Gallery, Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza; call for hours, 421-1200,

Monday – “TWIST OF LIME” – Tibbits Art Gallery, Coldwater, Mich.; times and dates,