Golden Times

2013-07-31T00:00:00Z Golden Times
July 31, 2013 12:00 am

Call for volunteers

The Golden Times needs volunteers from its membership to serve on its board of directors. To apply, contact Rosemary Block, 223 Plum Creek Drive, Schererville, IN 46375 or call (219) 322-1748.

Let the games begin

Sign-ups have begun 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. 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.

Plan to attend golf outing

A golf outing is scheduled for 10 a.m. Sept. 12 at the Lansing Country Club on Wentworth Avenue. 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.

Sign up for Michigan 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. Price for double occupancy is $192. Call (219) 844-1090 to reserve.

Card, bunco party planned

The annual Golden Times card and bunco party will be at Tiebel's Restaurant, U.S. 41 and U.S. 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 lasts 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 at Polka Fest

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

To join the organization, a person must be 55 or older. 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. For more information, 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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