Holiday Luncheon Buffet
The Center for Visual and Performing Arts, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster, will have its Holiday Luncheon Buffet from noon to 4 p.m. Dec. 17. Cost is $17.50 for an all-you-can-eat buffet. Featured will be a pasta station, carving station, chicken, salad bar and more.
Treats and beverages will be available for purchase during the holiday party which takes place between the two performances of "The Nutcracker" by Salt Creek Ballet on Saturday at the Center for Performing Arts at Governor's State University in University Park. For more information, call (708) 235-2222 or visit centertickets.net
Murder Mystery Dinner
The Bennett-Curtis House, 302 Taylor St., Grant Park, Ill., will have its "Murder Mystery Dinner" on Friday and Saturday and Sunday and Dec. 14, 15, 21, 28, 29 and 31. Call (815) 465-2288 or visit bennettcurtis.com
St. Andrew's Women's Guild will have a Cookie Walk from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 8 at St. Andrew Church, 801 W. 73rd Ave., Merrillville. Various cookies and fudge will be available. Cost is $6 per pound. Call (219) 448-0618.