GOLDEN TIMES PICNIC | Highland
The annual Golden Times picnic will be held July 12 at Wicker Park. Come out for lots of fun and games. We will have golf, bean-bag, horse racing and bingo with prizes for all. Grounds will open at 10:30 a.m. with lunch served at noon. Games start before lunch so come early. Tickets are on sale at Citizens Financial Services Banks in Hammond, Munster and Highland, and at the Golden Times office on 45th Avenue in Munster. Price of tickets is $9. You must show membership card to purchase tickets. Contact Chairman Rocky Garza for information.
FYI: (219) 644-8261
'CATS' | Munster
Tickets are now available for the Aug. 8 show of "Cats" at the Visual Arts Center, Center for Performing Arts. This show is the winner of seven Tony awards, including best musical. This is a self-drive event and the Golden Times price is $27. Call Berdie Chiluski for reservations.
FYI: (219) 659-2228
DINNER/DANCE | Schererville
The next dinner/dance on Sept. 20 will be held at Halls of St. George. Doors open at 10:30 a.m., dinner is served at noon. Ticket price is $18 and they may be purchased Citizen Financial Services in Hammond, Munster and Highland, and at the Golden Times office in Munster. Membership cards are necessary to purchase tickets.
CHRISTMAS TRIP | Branson, Mo.
The Branson Holiday Christmas trip will take place Nov. 24 to 27. We have arranged accommodations for four days and three nights at the beautiful Welk Resort. Five top shows will be seen: Shoji Tabuchi, The Lowe Family, Yakov Smirnoff, Broadway! at the Branson Variety Theater, Acrobats of China plus a bonus, a hosted dinner at the Golden Corral Restaurant featuring the Allen Edwards Show. We will also see the great festival of lights, visit the American Presidential Museum and take a self-guided tour of Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery. Three breakfast buffets and three dinners are included with this trip. The return trip home includes a stop in Springfield, Mo., to visit the Fantastic Caverns. Price is $588 per person, double occupancy. A deposit of $100 is required with registration. Make checks payable to The Golden Times and send to Berdie Chiluski, 2606 Birch Ave., Whiting, IN 46394. Tour insurance is available upon request.
FYI: (219) 659-2228
Calendar of coming events
* July 5 -- 12:30 p.m. board meeting
* July 12 -- Annual picnic, Wicker Park, Highland
* Sept. 20 -- Dinner/dance, Halls of St. George, Schererville
* Sept. 27 -- Card & bunco, Teibel's, Schererville
* Oct. 16, 23, 30 -- Pinochle
* Nov. 16 -- 9 a.m. Fellowship Breakfast, Dynasty Banquets, Hammond
* Dec. 31 -- New Year's Eve dance