Golden Times

2013-07-24T00:05:00Z Golden Times
July 24, 2013 12:05 am

Call for volunteers

Golden Times needs volunteers from its membership to serve on its board of directors. Please consider applying and reply to Rosemary Block, 223 Plum Creek Drive, Schererville, IN 46375 or call (219) 322-1748.

Plan for July 31 picnic

The Golden Times annual picnic will be at the Wicker Memorial Park Pavilion at 10:30 a.m. July 31. Price of $10 includes free games and bingo with cash prizes and chicken box lunch. Call (219) 769-0597.

Let the games begin

Sign up now for the fall pinochle games Sept. 3, 10 and 17 at the Elks Lodge, 3120 45th Ave., Highland. Doors open at 11:30 a.m., and games start promptly at noon. The cost of all three sessions is $10. To reserve, send check payable to Golden Times to Mary Ann Andress, 18124 Chicago Ave., Lansing, IL 60438. Call (708) 895-1257 for information.

Golf outing Sept. 12

A golf outing is scheduled for 10 a.m. Sept. 12 at Lansing Country Club on Wentworth Avenue. The price of $35 includes nine holes of golf with cart, lunch, prizes and door prizes. Lunch only for nongolfers is $15. To reserve, send check payable to Golden Times to George Walker, 9542 Johnson St., Crown Point, IN 46307. Call (219) 712-7171 for information.

Reserve space for trip

A trip Sept. 18, 19 and 20 includes three days and two nights at Island Resort Casino in Harris, Mich. Enjoy gaming, shopping, pool and hot tub, golf and restaurants. The price for double occupancy is $192. Call Barb, (219) 844-1090, to reserve.

Card and bunco party


Golden Times' annual card and bunco party will be at Teibel's Restaurant, U.S. 41 and 30, on Sept. 26. Doors open at 11 a.m. Lunch, choice of chicken or perch, will be served at noon. Bunco and card playing until 4 p.m. Raffles and table prizes will be awarded. Tickets cost $18. To reserve, send check payable to Golden Times to Darlene Michau, 942 Portrait Place, Dyer, IN 46311. Call (219) 864-1832 for information.

Celebrate Polka Fest

A day trip to the Polka Fest at the White Eagle Restaurant in Niles, Ill., takes place Nov. 7 with music by The Ampolaires and a Polish Feast. The price is $50, including transportation. To reserve, call Barb at (219) 844-1090.

Golden Times events are for members only. To join the organization (must be 55 or older), submit your name, address, date of birth and phone number to Connie Matras, 2850 Norman St., Highland, IN 46322. Include your 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.

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