JUN 25 Bone Density Screening, 10am-noon, 1-3pm, Hebron Public Library Meeting Room, 201 W Sigler St, Hebron. 219.263.7203. pcpls.lib.in.us. These free heel bone density screenings are offered by Porter Health Care System. Participants must be able to remove their socks. No appointment necessary.
JUN 25 Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s Disease, 6-8:30pm, Portage Public Library Rooms A & B, 2665 Irving St, Portage. 800.324.1851. pcpls.lib.in.us. This program covers important legal and financial information to consider for those diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or other long-term debilitating illnesses. Attendees should call to register.
JUN 29 Clean Water Celebration Festival at Marquette Park, 11:00am – 4:00pm a day of FREE recreational, healthy, and fun activities for kids and adults to enjoy. There will be water quality education programs, free paddle boat rides, rain barrel art demonstration, kayaking, information booths, beach safety, fishing education, refreshments and much more at this event. Everyone can play a role to keep our water clean by taking the Clean Water Pledge.
JUN 29-30 Garden Walk, 9am-5pm walk, Lowell. 11am-1pm lunch, Gardens on the Prairie, 3242 W 169th Ave, Lowell. 219.690.0911, 219.696.8282. lowellgardenclub.com. The Lowell Garden Club presents their 17th annual garden walk, featuring a stroll through some of the town’s most beautiful gardens with a garden luncheon held at Gardens on the Prairie.
JUL 3-7 Cedar Lake Summerfest, 5-11:30pm Wed, Fri, 10am-11pm Thu, noon-11:30pm Sat, 7am-9pm Sun, Cedar Lake Town Complex, 7408 Constitution Ave, Cedar Lake. 219.374.4444. cedarlakesummerfest.com. There is fun for all ages at this annual festival with live entertainment, food, fireworks, amusement rides, car shows, a beer garden and more.
JUL 6–8 Miller Garden Club’s Secret Garden Walk, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm Meet at the Aquatorium. Tickets $10. Gardens can be viewed from 10 a.m. to 3 pm on both days. Complimentary bus transportation will be offered along with free parking.
JUL 11-AUG 8 Adult Group Golf Lessons, 6:45-8:15pm Thu, Scherwood Golf, 600 E Joliet St, Schererville. activenwi.com. Students will learn all the elements of the game of golf from PGA member instructors. Instructions include the basics—grip, stance, swing, procedures, terminology and more. Students receive one free round of golf on the executive course at the conclusion of the four-week class.
JUL 16, AUG 20 Laugh for the Health of It! 7-8pm, Lake County Public Library Merrillville Branch, 1919 W 81st Ave, Merrillville. 888.303.0180. lcplin.org. Led by a certified laughter yoga instructor, this unique exercise routine encourages unconditional laughter, without jokes or comedy, to oxygenate the body, reduce stress and improve mood. No mats needed.