The Week Ahead - Lake County

2013-05-19T00:00:00Z The Week Ahead - Lake CountyTimes Staff
May 19, 2013 12:00 am  • 


Event benefits Relay for Life

CROWN POINT | Team Destination Cure sponsors its second annual Ladies Night Out for a Cure to benefit the Southlake Relay for Life from 5 to 9 p.m. at Buddy & Pal's Cantina, 1206 E. Summit St., Crown Point. The event includes manicures, massages, food and door prizes. Admission is $20. For more information, contact Valerie Krutz, (219) 629-1457,



View 'Honor Flight The Movie'

SCHERERVILLE | Honor Flight Northwest Indiana, affiliated with Honor Flight Chicago, presents a one-night-only viewing of "Honor Flight The Movie" from 7 to 9 p.m. at AMC Showplace 12 Theater, 1400 Eagle Ridge Drive. All veterans will be recognized with a special honor guard and presentation by the Lake County Pipe and Drums. Order tickets at; WWII veterans can call or email to inquire about a special ticket offer. Admission is $11. For more information, contact Len Sherwinski, (219) 670-2410,,

Military invited to chapel event

CROWN POINT | Crown Point Christian School invites all veterans and active military personnel to a special patriotic chapel in their honor from 1:30 to 2:15 p.m. at the school, 10550 Park Place, Crown Point.


BBB performing spring concert

HAMMOND | Choral and instrumental students of Books, Brushes & Bands for Education present their annual spring concert at 6:30 p.m. at Purdue University Calumet Alumni Hall, 2200 169th St., Hammond. This concert represents students ages 5 to 18 from 23 different schools. There is no reserved seating, seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.


St. Matthias holds garage sale

CROWN POINT | St. Matthias Parish holds its spring garage sale inside and outdoors from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the parish, 101 W. Burrell Drive. It includes the garage sale, antiques and a bake sale.

Parish offers garage, bake sale

CROWN POINT | The NWI Women of Faith Event team sponsors a garage and bake sale fundraiser from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Crown Point First United Methodist Church, 352 S. Main St. Collectibles, homebaked goodies, furniture silent auction and half-price sale after 1 p.m., $1 Bag Sale after 2 p.m.


Dinner hails influential women

HOBART | Influential Women of Northwest Indiana, an organization devoted to providing women with the resources, recognition and motivation necessary to be successful in the business world, sponsors an awards banquet from 5 to 8 p.m. at Avalon Manor, 3550 E. U.S. 30, Hobart. Each year it honors the area's most successful women in 11 different industries, ranging from construction and health care to education and government. The cost is $90. For more information, contact Matt Pera, (219) 226-0300,

Town Council still is advancing

Vote at Celebration of Tables

SCHERERVILLE | The St. George Greek Orthodox Ladies Philoptochos Society's Celebration of Tables is from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Banquets of St. George, 528 W. 77th Ave., Schererville. Tables are decorated for a spirited competition. Cocktails are at 5:30 p.m. with an opportunity to view the decorated tables, cast a vote for your favorite table, buy prize and cash raffle tickets and visit the Greek Pastry Shoppe to buy homemade Greek delicacies. A cash bar will be available, but for a free soft drink coupon, bring in a nonperishable item for donation to the Northwest Indiana Food Bank. Admittance includes dinner and a mini fashion show. The cost is $45. For more information, call (219) 322-6165.



Babies race at speedway

SCHERERVILLE | The Nathan C. Splant Foundation's 7th annual Racing for Babies fundraiser is from 4 to 11 p.m. at Illiana Motor Speedway, 7211 U.S. 30, Schererville. It includes a full night of racing and special promotions. Admission is $12. For more information, contact Kimberly Splant, (219) 365-5800,,

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Crown Point, Ind. 46307
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Fire Department
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