September 12 & 13, 2020 - 11:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
1844 Swinney Homestead Open House / West Central Historic Homes Tour
Free virtual walking tour. Visit https://www.westcentralneighborhood.org/tour-info/
Download free app to Android or Smart Phone. The tour will not be available on the app until the morning of September 12.
September 19 & 20, 2020 [cancelled]
Settlers' Pioneer Village - Johnny Appleseed Festival
December 4, 2020 - 2:00-4:00 p.m. [cancelled]
December 5, 2020 – 2:00-4:00 p.m. [cancelled]
Christmas 'At-Home' with the Swinney Sisters’ Tea
See “Christmas At Home” page for details.
March 18, 2021 [cancelled]
Guided History Tour of Allen Co. Court House & Historic Swinney Homestead with Lunch
See History Tour page for more details.]
May 7, 2021
Herb and Perennial Plant Sale
Settlers' Herb and Perennial Plant Sale will be May 7, 10 am - 4 pm in the Swinney House basement and on the west lawn. Proceeds from sale of commercially grown plants and perennial diggings from local gardens support maintenance and restoration of the Homestead. Donations of perennial diggings are welcome--please label with plant name. Call Norene at (260) 637- 8622 for more information.
May 7, 2021
Historic 1844 Swinney Homestead Open House
Fort Wayne's Historic Swinney Homestead, 1424 W. Jefferson Blvd., will be open on May 7 from 10-4. No admission charge.
Complimentary refreshments, Hearthstone Ensemble music, and spinning demonstrations. For "take home treats", Settlers will have a "Bake Sale" in the kitchen. (260) 424-7212.
May 8, 2021
Settlers' Second-Day Plant Sale
9 a.m. - noon; 1424 W. Jefferson Blvd. in the Swinney Homestead basement.
For additional information please call Norene Brown (260) 637-8622.