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

Past Events

Friendsgiving Meal

Instead of Thanksgiving, it’s Friendsgiving! Mark your calendar for November 11 at 11:00 am, after the morning worship service. We will provide turkey, mashed potatoes, Stove Top stuffing, gravy, rolls and drinks.  Those with last names starting with: A-M:  please bring a vegetable/side dish N-Z:  please bring a dessert This is a great day to…

New Member Class with Pastor Cheryl Garbe

Our next New Member Class, led by Pastor Cheryl, will meet on Sundays at 9:00 am in Room 220 on October 7, 14, 21, and 28, as well as on November 11. Maybe First Wayne Street UMC is the place you have decided to put down your spiritual roots. Or maybe you just have some…

WOWS Concert — Jane Heald, Cello

Jane Heald, a New York native, has been a member of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic since 1992 and is part of the music faculty at PFW. She began playing the cello when she was 10 years old and  attended the Manhattan School of Music, Preparatory Division on Saturdays. Heald has played with many different groups over the…

Making the Connection, First Fall 2018 Session

This session of Making the Connection takes place from Wednesday, September 19 through Wednesday, October 24. First Wayne Street has developed a program of Wednesday evening activities that we call “Making the Connection.” The program is designed to nurture and facilitate each person’s faith journey, and members’ family and friends are always welcome! We offer six-week…

Family Fun Fall Festival

Join us for games, music, refreshments and a trunk or treat in a family-friendly environment. We will be hosting our event during the Downtown Fort Wayne Fright Night 2018. Come for fun or join members of the congregation in handing out treats to visitors.

WOWS Concert — Alex McCrory, Bassoon

Local bassoonist Alex McCrory will perform an eclectic program featuring Mozart’s bassoon concerto, a concert piece by French composer Henri Dutilleux, and a work for solo contra-bassoon. Lunch to follow in Fellowship Hall. The cost is $5.

WOWS Concert – Strings and Cords Duo

Baritone Mark Stachofsky and classical guitarist Daniel Quinn are the Strings and Cords duo. They will perform a program of light classical music that is sure to delight. Lunch to follow in Fellowship Hall. The cost is $5.

WOWS Concert – Violetta Todorova, violin

Featuring Violetta Todorova, violin. Originally from Saint Petersburg, Russia, she started playing violin at the age of 5. Todorova was named the Concertmaster with the Fort Wayne Philharmonic in 2016.  She will perform a solo recital featuring virtuosic music by Bach and Kreisler. Her dazzling artistry is not to be missed!

Youth Council Meeting

Youth Council will meet at 11:30 a.m. Sept. 30 in Room 115. Congregation members, parents and youth interested in participating in the council are welcome to attend. Light refreshments will be provided.

Youth: Volunteer at Treasure House

The youth will volunteer at Treasure House from 1 to 4 pm. We will sort clothes for Treasure House, the Rescue Mission’s thrift store. Bring cash for dinner afterward at Steak ‘N Shake! Parents may pick their kids up between 4:45 and 5:00 pm at the restaurant.