300 East Wayne Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
(260) 422-4681
firstwaynestreet@fwsumc.org

Past Events

Chamber Choir Rehearsal

The Chamber Choir is an auditioned group of singers who sing regularly in worship. The choir rehearses on Wednesday nights from approximately 8:30 to 9:30 pm, as well as occasional other times, as announced.

Family Camping

Attention Family Campers: We have camped in the past and everyone loved it, so we’re planning to go camping again! Please mark your calendars for September 7th through 9th. We’re hoping it will be cooler and less crowded than on an earlier date. Sunday school will start the following Sunday, on September 16th. Save the…

DSANI Buddy Walk 2018

The DSANI (Down Syndrome Association of Northeast Indiana) Buddy Walk takes place on September 8 at Parkview Field. Registration is at 9 am and the walk begins at 10:00. Brandon Schmidt and his family will be participating in the walk once again – Brandon’s team is “Brandon’s Buddies.” Brandon is now in the 8th grade at Norwell High School.

Water Bottle Ministry at the Farmers’ Market

First Wayne Street members & friends: Are you looking for something to do on a Saturday morning? On Saturdays from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend, FWS volunteers will offer bottles of water, access to the church’s facilities, and warm smiles to the public to people who are visiting the Barr Street Farmers Market between…

FWS at Taste of the Arts

Come join the crowd at the Taste of the Arts on Saturday, August 25 from 11 am to 7 pm at Freimann Square. First Wayne Street will be offering children’s craft activities and event brochures at our tent. Look for the First Wayne Street tent; you can’t miss it!

Praise Team Rehearsal (Summer Schedule)

The Praise Team offers mostly contemporary musical offerings year-round and is open to teens and adults. We welcome both singers and instrumentalists. The Praise Team rehearses in the sanctuary weekly on Wednesdays from September through May at 6:40 pm., and on bi-weekly Wednesdays during the summer at 5:30 pm.

Youth: Back to School Party

The youth are invited to a back to school party with a downtown scavenger hunt. We will welcome new youth to the group during this event!