As a public service to area churches and Christian organizations, WFRN sets aside a certain amount of time (and this webspace) for announcements of events which are of interest to all our listeners. The catagories are:
1. Church Events: This is a free event where a free-will offering may be taken
2. Community Events: This is a free event with no ticket charge. It may be a fund raiser with the proceeds going to a project within the community.
3. Community Service: Programs and services for which there is no charge for participation, such as homeless shelters, pregnancy centers, etc.
Information should arrive at WFRN at least two weeks prior to the event date. Send them to: WFRN, Box 307, Elkhart, IN 46515 or by fax to 574-875-6662 or by email to . Note: Not all events submitted will be used. Please check out our Concerts & Events listing for advertised concerts and events.

September 23, 2017
Center For Hospice Care "From Compassion to Action 2017"! Volunteer Training! Prepares volunteers with Assisting patients and families. Respite, transportation, laundry, errands, companionship, or bereavment, Massage Therapists, Veteran Volunteers, Hair Stylists, Barbers, Pet Visitation. Volunteers for surrounding Counties. Training dates: September 23 & October 7, 8:30a-5p. 501 Comfort Place, Mishawaka. Registration. Please contact Kristiana Donahue,(574)286-1198 or

September 24, 2017
Peru Grace Brethren Church: Welcomes Prophecy Conference Speaker Mike Wingfield. Sunday: 9:30a, 10:30a & 6p. Mon & Tues. 6p. For Questions please call:#765-473-3881 at 430 Broadway in Peru. Indiana Photos of Israel will be shown 15 min prior to each evening service.

September 26, 2017
Kokomo Piecemakers Quilt Guild will hold its monthly meeting at 7p at Indiana University, Kresge Auditorium, 2300 S. Washington, Kokomo beginning at 7pm. Guest speaker is Cathy Franks. Anyone interested in quilts or quilting is welcome to be our guest. For additional information please call 765-319-7869.

September 30, 2017
45th annual Apple Festival; Niles, MI. 1:30p. The Grande Parade will be an array of floats featuring dragons, knights, castles and all things that meet this year’s theme: “45 Years of Enchantment.” The five-mile route starts at Sycamore and Second streets and finishing on the east side of Niles High School, 1441 Eagle St. The Apple Festival includes a carnival, games, rides and loads of apple inspired treats. The festival will kick off this year at 3p Thurs. Sept 28 - Oct. 1 @ N. 17th St.

October 01, 2017
A Walk In The Darkness @ Russiaville Friends Church: 8:30p-10p. A WALK for Shedding Light & Awareness on Suicide & Depression. Cookies, coffee & hot chocolate provided during the (less than 1 mile) WALK. Free flashlights for the 1st 70 people to register. A candle-light service at the end of the walk. Russiaville Friends Church, Pastor Jamie Lyon #765-883-7399

October 01, 2017
Annual Life Chain Event Sponsored by The Howard County Right To Life Sunday Oct. 1st, 2017 2:30-3:30pm Signs will be available at Washington and Sycamore St. Kokomo Line up anywhere on Washington St between North St and Foster St or on Markland Av between Home Av and Courtland St For more information please visit or call Dave Bangs at 765-860-6006

October 01, 2017
IN CONCERT: THE DOTSONS will be in concert at the Riverside Bible Church, 600 Myrtle St, Elkhart on Sunday, October 1 from 2:00-4:00. A free will offering will be taken. If you have any questions please call Pastor Joe Rager at 574-612-4227

October 01, 2017
The Salvation Army invites you to join us for Movie Night the first Sunday of each month at 5:00 p.m. in The Salvation Army Community Center, 1007 East Foster Street, Kokomo. For more information call 765.456.3846.

October 05, 2017
“Hoosier Hills Food Banks will host the 34th Annual Bloomington Community Book Fair October 5th-10th at the Monroe County Fairgrounds. HHFB has collected over 80,000 items including books, CD’s, DVD’s, LP records, games and puzzles. Last year, approximately 4,000 people visited the event. Interested in volunteering? Sign up at”

October 07, 2017
Community Concert: Westward Road. 6:30 p.m. Westward Road's sound is a mix of a modern country feel with the gospel message of God's saving grace through His faithful and loving Son, Jesus. Adamsville Road Church of God 51287 CR 7 Elkhart, IN 46514

October 07, 2017
Fall Plant Exchange! 1p Cobus Creek Park. Elkhart county Parks. For Info please contact: ANNIE AGUIRRE OFFICE: (574) 535-6625 l l Facebook

October 08, 2017
Community Harvest Party! A great time to meet your neighbors! Lots of fun activities! Hot dog roast, bonfire, hay ride, and bounce houses for the kids! Jamestown United Methodist Church, 59218 CR 3 S, Elkhart. from 4-7pm.

October 13, 2017
Rummage Sale; Osceola United Methodist Church 9a-4p. Snacks & lunch served both days. 431 N. Beech Rd. Osceola, IN.#574-679-4435 Sponsored by United Methodist Women for Missions.

October 14, 2017
Chili & Soup Cook-Off: First Baptist Church of Galveston, IN 4-8p; 207 S Sycamore St Galveston, IN - Games, Hay Rides, Bounce House & fun for the whole family! Please spread the word about this community event! #574-699-6243

October 14, 2017
Rummage Sale; Osceola United Methodist Church 9a-4p. Snacks & lunch served both days. 431 N. Beech Rd. Osceola, IN.#574-679-4435 Sponsored by United Methodist Women for Missions.

October 21, 2017
Harvest of Talents for World Hunger! 8a-2p; Unity Christian Church 140 N Pennsylvania Ave. Marion, IN #765-664-4373. 8a: Door Prizes, unique crafts, Breakfast of sausage & gravy, biscuits, juice, coffee. 11a Lunch Cheesy potato soup, pulled Pork Sandwich, apple dumplings. Auction 2p: Auction of special Treasures! 100% of funds raised will provide food for the hungry of International Disaster Emergency Service.

October 28, 2017
Maple City Chapel Goshen Welcomes internationally known speaker and best-selling author Dr. Emerson Eggerichs for a live event at our 1st Annual “Legacy” Family Ministry Conference. Dr Eggerichs has authored several books, including the national bestseller Love & Respect, a Platinum and Book of the Year award winner, selling over 1.6 million copies. The event is hosted by Kristin and Danny Adams, entertainers and YouTube personalities. Marriage & parenting sessions.

October 30, 2017
Child Evangelism Fellowship Banquet 6:30-8:30p. Missionary Gracia Burnam as featured speaker. Gracia and her husband were held hostage for 13 months in a Philippine jungle in 2002. Tickets are complimentary, but required for the event. An offering will be received for the ministry. Please reserve tickets by calling #260-925-3493. or website: or email Lakewood Park Baptist Church 5555 CR 29 Auburn, IN 46706

November 06, 2017
The American Cancer Society offers a FREE 2-hour workshop for women who are going through cancer treatments. Participants will learn simple beauty techniques for skin & nail care, makeup application, and techniques for managing hair loss Participants will also receive a complimentary bag of makeup to use in the session and at home. Elkhart General Hospital will be hosting Nov 6,2017–10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Anyone interested may contact the American Cancer Society @ 1-877-499-4673 to register.


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