March To-Do List

march-fort-wayne-to-do-list1-31| Tuesday–Sunday | Traveling Exhibitions

Adults $7, students (pre-K through college) $5, seniors (65 and older) $5, families $20, free general admission 5 p.m.-8 p.m. Thursday, $1 last Saturday of each month. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday; noon-5 p.m. Sunday (closed Mondays and New Year’s Day), Fort Wayne Museum of Art, 311 E. Main St., Fort Wayne. 260.422.6467, fwmoa.org.

1-31 (through April 10) | Tuesday–Sunday | Dig This!”

Young adventurers can don their explorer vests and pith helmets and use different tools and media to explore mysteries underground. Uncover fossils and discover fascinating rocks and minerals. Adults $5, children (3-17) $3, children (2 and under) free. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday; noon-4 p.m. Sunday; (closed Monday), Botanical Conservatory, 1100 S. Calhoun St., Fort Wayne. 260.427.6440, botanicalconservatory. org.

2-31 (through May 29) | Wednesday–Sunday | “Roll, Drop, Bounce”

Visitors can roll, drop and bounce to investigate kinetic experiences and understand the science of how things move. Adults and children 3 and older $8, seniors $7, members and children two and under free. Group and nonprofit discounts available. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, noon-5 p.m. Sunday (closed Monday and Tuesday), Science Central, 1950 N. Clinton St., Fort Wayne. 260.424.2400, sciencecentral.org.

3| Thursday | Jay Leno

An evening with the famed comedian, actor, writer, producer, voice actor and television host. Leno was the host of NBC’s The Tonight Show with Jay Leno from 1992 to 2009. $99.50/$79.50/$59.50/$39.50. 7:30 p.m., 125 W. Jefferson Blvd., Fort Wayne. 800.745.3000, fwembassytheatre. org.

3| Thursday | The Rockin’ Johnny Band

Guitarist Johnny Burgin leads one of Chicago’s most loved blues bands since 1995 in playing modern Chicago blues, funk, rock, and swing with a spontaneous sense of fun. $12 in advance, $15 day of show. Free parking. 7:30 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.), Eagles Theatre, 106 W. Market St., Wabash. 260.563.1102 or 260.563.3272, honeywellcenter.org.

3-6| Thursday-Sunday | “Disney on Ice Presents Let’s Celebrate!”

Join your favorite Disney characters as they celebrate special days and festivities from around the globe. Reserved tickets $45.50/$30.50/$20.50/$15.50; opening night $45.50/$30.50/$12.50. Parking $5 main lot, $8 preferred lot. 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 11 a.m., 3 p.m., 7 p.m. Saturday; 1 p.m., 5 p.m. Sunday, Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave., Fort Wayne. 260.482.9502, memorialcoliseum.com.

4| Friday | ARTrageous Auction and Gala

Live and silent auctions brimming with art, jewelry, and travel and luxury packages; top tier cuisine; live music. Includes gourmet meal by Catablu, beverages, entertainment by the Alicia Pyle Quartet. Proceeds help fund the museum. $175 per person, $225 patron level. 6 p.m., Fort Wayne Museum of Art, 311 E. Main St., Fort Wayne. Call Kaitlyn Rulton at 260.422.6467 for tickets and information, fwmoa.org.

4| Friday | Tim Hawkins

No-bones, no-bull comedy show that entertains the entire family. Hawkins’ musical dexterity and knack for parody stand on their own, as he rattles off everything from Dylan to Aldean to brilliantly weird original songs. $55/$45/$35/$25; Uber Fan package $95 (includes lanyard, meet and greet, pit seats, $25 merchandise voucher). Free parking. 7:30 p.m., Honeywell Center, 275 W. Market St., Wabash. 260.563.1102, honeywellcenter. org.

4| Friday | “Jewelry is Fun”

Browse the displays for beautiful jewelry at a fantastic price while supporting a worthwhile cause. All items are $5.99 or less. Free admission. 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Life Care Center, 1649 Spy Run Ave., Fort Wayne. 260.422.8520, lifecarecenteroffortwaynein. com.

5| Saturday | International Women’s Day Celebration

Connect with your own creativity and with a community of women artists, poets, mothers, daughters, sisters, performers and musicians. Free workshops featuring marble painting, container gardening, hula hooping. Musical performances by various artists. Events start at 11 a.m., Creative Women of the World, 125 W. Wayne St., Fort Wayne. 260.267.9048, gocwow.org.

5| Saturday | “Classical Mystery Tour: A Tribute to the Beatles”

Featuring 30 hits like “Penny Lan,” and “Yesterday,” this Beatles tribute presents tunes from their early days through the solo years, sung, played and performed exactly as they were written. Sponsored by the Fort Wayne Philharmonic. $70/$55/$43/$29. 7:30 p.m., Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd., Fort Wayne. 260.481.0777, fwphil.org.

5| Saturday | First Saturdays at Molly’s Kids and teens art workshop.

Let your inner artist shine! $5 includes all supplies and snacks. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. the first Saturday of every month. Molly Rose and Company, 622 Broadway, New Haven. 317.796.1992.

9| Wednesday | BYOP (Bring Your Own Piece) Chalk Painting

Transform your furniture or accessory item in one step. No stripping, no sanding, no priming. Apply paint directly to old wood finishes, concrete, iron, stone, Formica, etc. It dries flat to the chalky finish. $120 includes paint, wax, supplies, snacks and beverages. 20 percent off for signing up with a friend. 3 p.m. to 7 p.m., Through December, 5310 S 800 E-92, Fort Wayne. 260.468.0225, throughdecember. com.

9| Wednesday | SHIPSHEWANA: Antique Specialty Auction

11 a.m. Wednesday, Misc. & Antique Auction Building, 345 S. Van Buren St. 9 a.m. Free admission. 260.768.4129 www.tradingplaceamerica. com

10| Thursday | Spring Make and Take

Get together with a few of your friends and learn how to make a beautiful and functional Easter centerpiece. $40 includes all supplies, snacks and beverages. 4 p.m., Through December, 5310 S 800 E-92, Fort Wayne. 260.468.0225, throughdecember.com.

12| Saturday | “Spiritual Wisdom of Dreams”

Learn spiritual techniques to work with your dreams. Presented by Eckankar, Religion of the Light and Sound of God and open to the public. Free dream book while supplies last. Free admission. 11 a.m.-noon, Globe Room, Allen County Downtown Library, 900 Library Plaza, Fort Wayne. 260.466.3829, eck-indiana.org.260.466.3829, eckindiana. org.

12| Saturday | Fellowship Missionary Church’s Children’s Clothing Resale

Shop for excellent children’s and maternity clothing, toys, baby furniture and miscellaneous baby equipment at affordable prices. Proceeds go to reaching children in need through many local organizations. Free admission. 8 a.m.-noon, Fellowship Missionary Church, 2536 E. Tillman Road, Fort Wayne. 260.447.3578, fmcccresale@gmail.com, fmcfw.org.

16| Wednesday | Bring Home the Gold!

One of the hottest decorating trends for 2016 is Gold. Gilding in gold, silver or copper leaf can add beautiful detail to any piece of furniture. In this make-andtake class you will learn how to apply Amy Howard’s gold leaf gilding. $49 includes all supplies. 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Through December, 5310 S 800 E-92, Fort Wayne. 260.468.0225, throughdecember.com.

17| Thursday | The Smiley Tillmon Band

Smiley Tillmon has been playing rhythm and blues since the late ‘50s and has become hugely popular on the Chicago blues scene. For the past decade he has performed with The Smiley Tillmon Band to achieve a modern style of blues, funk, soul, and jazz. $12 in advance, $15 day of show. Free parking. 7:30 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.), Eagles Theatre, 106 W. Market St., Wabash. 260.563.1102 or 260.563.3272, honeywellcenter. org.

18| Friday | Celtic Woman

Four sublimely gifted Irish women are accompanied by talented musicians and dancers whose skills and energy bring a fresh fusion to centuries of musical and cultural tradition. The 2016 Destiny tour combines all new stage designs and wardrobes with magnificent arrangements and choreography. $109/$69/$49. 7:30 p.m., 125 W. Jefferson Blvd., Fort Wayne. 800.745.3000, fwembassytheatre.org.

19| Saturday | Impractical Jokers

“Where’s Larry” Tour starring The Tenderloins, a New York-based comedy troupe whose four members are the creators, executive producers, and stars of truTV’s hit series, Impractical Jokers. The tour is a mix of stand-up, never-before-seen hidden camera videos, stories and insight. Recommended for ages 15 and older. $52.50; $250 for meet and greet package; $150 for tour merchandise package. 7 p.m. and 10 p.m., 125 W. Jefferson Blvd., Fort Wayne. 800.745.3000, fwembassytheatre. org.

23-26| Wednesday–Saturday | Lucky Duck Consignment Sale

More than 250 families sell high quality children’s items at unbelievable discounts. Newborn to junior sized boys and girls clothing, shoes, toys, movies, decor, bikes, books; maternity and women’s clothing section. Free admission Friday and Saturday, $10 Thursday presale. Parking $5 main lot, $8 preferred lot. 4:30 p.m.-9 p.m. Wednesday, 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave., Fort Wayne. 260.482.9502, memorialcoliseum.com.

24| Thursday | “Francine’s Friends Mobile Mammography”

Get a mammogram in complete privacy. Available for women 35 and older who have not had a mammogram in the past 12 months and have no prior or current history of breast cancer or problems with their breasts. To schedule a visit, contact Debi Kennedy at 260.266.9180 or debi.kennedy@parkview.com. 9 a.m., Life Care Center, 1649 Spy Run Ave., Fort Wayne. 260.422.8520, lifecarecenteroffortwaynein.com.

24| Thursday | Thursday Night Comedy: Emily Galati

Emily Galati offers up intelligent and hilarious material, with impeccable timing and a charm rarely seen on the comedy stage. She was a 2014 semi-finalist on Last Comic Standing and a finalist in the Bob and Tom Comedy Contest. $12 (advance), $15 (day of show). Free parking. 7:30 p.m., Eagles Theatre, 106 W. Market St., Wabash. 260.563.3272, eaglestheatre.com.

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