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Arts Update


•“You’re a Writer, So Write” will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza.

•“Art for Home Schoolers, Teens” will be at 10:30 a.m. Fridays and “Art for Home Schoolers, Children” at 2 p.m. Thursdays at Aboite Branch, 5630 Coventry Lane.

•“Sit and Stitch” will be offered for those wanting to learn to knit at 4:30 p.m. Thursday at Pontiac Branch, 2215 S. Hanna St.

•“The Lab,” a program for ages 12 to 18 to create and share digital videos, music, photography, websites, graphic design, podcasts and presentations, will be offered at 3:30 p.m. Thursdays at Tecumseh Branch, 1411 E. State Blvd.

•“Yarn Lover’s Gathering” will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at Woodburn Branch 4701 Indiana 101 N., Woodburn.

CALL FOR ENTRIES: The Foellinger Foundation is accepting entries for the 2014 Carl D. Rolfsen Stewardship Award. Nominations are due by July 11. For information, go to

JOHNSON PUBLISHED: Robert Allen Johnson, a Fort Wayne resident, has released his novel “Magnus: Rising Sun.” The book is available at and

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE: The Irene S. Ator/AGO Music Scholarship Fund will give financial aid to current or prospective organ and/or piano students who are interested in church music. The deadline to submit applications is May 10. Auditions will be May 31. For information, call 260-459-0169 or email

VOLUNTEERS RECOGNIZED: Kendallville Public Library volunteers LuReign Brown and Jeff Killian were recently recognized by the Noble County Community Foundation Givers of Gifts program.

WINNERS: Josh Shepler and Mishael Paraiso have been awarded $300 scholarships from the Fort Wayne Alumnae Chapter of Sigma Alpha Iota.

Arts update is a listing of arts-related news. Send items at least two weeks before desired publication to Arts update, the Journal Gazette, P.O. Box 88, Fort Wayne, IN 46801-0088; fax, 461-8648; or email at