Rotary Club of Fort Wayne: 11:30 a.m. lunch followed by program at noon at Parkview Field, Suite Level Lounge, 1301 Ewing St. Speaker: Mike Packnett, CEO of Parkview Health Network: Parkview Health update. Lunch available for $11.
Ribbon cutting for Visiting Nurse Palliative Care Clinic: 3-5 p.m. Dupont Hospital campus, 2514 Dupont Road, Suite 120
Rotary Club of Fort Wayne: 11:30 a.m. lunch followed by program at noon at Parkview Field, Suite Level Lounge, 1301 Ewing St. Speaker: Brendon Maxwell, owner of Utopian Coffee: Passion misunderstood Lunch available for $11.
Rotary Big Easy Feast: Lunch 11 a.m.–2 p.m., dinner 4-8 p.m. with cash bar at Parkview Field Lincoln Financial Event Center, 1301 Ewing St. Gluten- and dairy-free items available. Menu includes vegetarian jambalaya, chicken fricassee, red beans and rice with andouille, chipotle Creole roasted potato hash, beignets and Grand Marnier crème brulee. Cost: $30 Proceeds benefit arts integrated residency programs at Washington Elementary and scholarships for New Tech High School Interact Club students. Music by Uncle Muscle will entertain dinner guests. Buy tickets or donate at www.fortwaynerotarybigeasy.eventbrite.com or contact a member of the Rotary Club of Fort Wayne. Walk-ins welcome, but tickets are preferred.
Women’s Network Share the Love Luncheon: 11:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m. Indiana Tech, Keener Building, 3rd floor, 1600 Washington Blvd., Fort Wayne. Lunch and a panel talking about the importance of celebrating and supporting women-owned and women-run charities. Vicki James, president of the James Foundation; Alison Gerardot, vice president of philanthropic service at Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne; and Kathy Callen, community engagement executive and senior vice president at Old National Bank. $15.00 Women’s Network and GFW Inc. investors. To register, click on Events under www.greaterfortwayneinc.com.
First Fridays Fort Wayne: 8-9 a.m. Kachmann Auditorium at Lutheran Hospital, 7950 W. Jefferson Blvd, Fort Wayne. Speaker Michelle White, founder and owner of upLinked, LLC, a company focused on making LinkedIn simple for organizations. Free. Registration required at Eventbrite.com under First Fridays Fort Wayne.
New Haven State of the City Address: 5:30-6 p.m. doors open; 6 p.m. dinner; 7 p.m. address by Mayor Steve McMichael at the Orchid, 11508 Lincoln Hwy. E. $30 per person or $200 per table of 8. RSVP by Feb. 24 at firstname.lastname@example.org or 260-749-4484.