Book release event in Gary
Nikia Hammonds-Blakely will have a book release event for her book "The Fight" from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday at New Hope Church, 2307 Rhode Island, Gary. The event is sponsored by Sieon Roberts Ministries and also will focus on women's health. Featured will be a question-and-answer session including a Methodist Hospitals mammography specialist, Universal Fitness physical trainers, Commission on the Status of Women, representatives from the Pink Ribbon Society and more. For more information, call (708) 680-6848.
Savard to appear in Hammond
Chicago Blackhawks Ambassador and Hockey Hall of Famer Denis Savard will appear at Push Bar at Horseshoe Casino on Sunday to watch the Chicago Blackhawks game with fans. Savard will sign autographs, take photos and chat with fans throughout the game. Game time is 6:30 p.m.
'Musical Box' to salute Genesis
Genesis fans will want to check out "The Musical Box" show Saturday at Star Plaza Theatre, Interstate 65 and U.S. 30, Merrillville. The group will perform rock band Genesis' album "Selling England by the Pound." Tickets are $50, $35 and $25. Visit starplazatheatre.com.
'Dueling Pianos' at C.P. church
The Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra will present "Dueling Pianos" as its next program at 7:30 p.m. March 14 at The Auditorium at Bethel Church, 10202 Broadway, Crown Point. Special guests will be pianists Marta Aznavoorian and Winston Choi along with Steve Robinson as narrator. Tickets are $25 to $65 with student tickets priced at $10. Call (219) 836-0525 or visit NISOrchestra.org.