Make plans for July 31 picnic
The Golden Times annual picnic will be held at 10:30 a.m. July 31 at the Wicker Park Pavilion. The price of $10 includes free games and bingo with cash prizes and a chicken box-lunch. Tickets are available at Citizens Financial Bank, 1720 45th Ave., Munster. Checks or money orders only. Questions? Call (219) 769-0597.
'Spelling Bee' tickets on sale
Reserve now for the Aug. 7 performance of the heartwarming musical "Spelling Bee" at Theatre at the Center in Munster. Tickets cost $28. Send check payable to Golden Times to Darlene Michau, 942 Portrait Place, Dyer, IN 46311. For information, call (219) 864-1832.
Reserve Michigan trip spot
Spend three days and two nights Sept. 18-20 at Island Resort Casino in Harris, Mich. Enjoy gaming, shopping, pool and hot tub, golf, and restaurants. Double occupancy rooms cost $192. Call (219) 844-1090 to reserve.
Polka Fest trip planned
There will be a day trip Nov. 7 to the Polka Fest at the White Eagle Restaurant in Niles, Ill. There will be music by The Ampolaires and a feast of Polish dishes. The $50 price includes transportation. Mail check to Barbara Jacobs, 3734 Sandalwood Drive, Highland, IN 46322-2067.
Call for volunteers
The Golden Times needs candidates to serve on the board of directors. Send name and background details to Rosemary Block, 223 Plum Creek Drive, Schererville, IN 46375, or call (219) 322-1748.
Golden Times events are for members only. Members must be 55 years of age or older. To join the organization, submit name, address, date of birth and phone number to Connie Matras, 2850 Norman St., Highland, IN 46322. Include a check for $5 per person, payable to Golden Times. Questions? Call (219) 923-3678. Annual membership cards are good from Jan. 1 to Dec. 31 of the same year and must be renewed every year.