ONGOING Living Well with Heart Failure, 2-3pm, 2nd &3rd Thu of each month, Heart Failure Clinic, 9054 Columbia Ave, Munster. 219.836.3477. comhs.org. This seminar covers ways to manage heart failure and is presented by nurses from the Heart Failure Clinic. Registrants only need to attend one event and must register by phone for this free event.
THROUGH JUL 27 Porter County Fair, Porter County Expo Center, 217 E Division Rd, Valparaiso. portercountyfair.com. Carnival rides, food vendors, exhibits, livestock and entertainment are staples at this county-wide fair.
JUL 25 A Round for the Kids, 11 am lunch & registration; noon shotgun start, Valparaiso Country Club, 2501 Country Club Rd, Valparaiso. 219.462.4185 ext 235. valpoymca.org. The community is invited to play a round for the kids at this 23rd annual event to raise funds to provide affordable sports programs for all kids to learn, grow and thrive at the Valparaiso Family YMCA.
JUL 26-28 Pierogi Fest, 119th St, Whiting. 219.659.0292. pierogifest.net. Drawing almost 200,000 visitors each year, this festival celebrates all things pierogi. The weekend’s festivities include the Pierogi Parade, games, a beer garden, musical entertainment, food of all sorts, and, of course, pierogi.
JUL 27 Health Fair, 10am-2pm, True Light International Ministries, 1257 N Cline Ave, Griffith. 219.678.4029. This health fair features a blood drive; low cost screenings, including prostate, CBC, A1C, thyroid, metabolic profile, cholesterol and more; free foot screenings; free glucose and blood pressure screenings; a free zumba class; a licensed esthetician and a massage therapist.