The Week Ahead - Lake County

2013-03-24T00:00:00Z The Week Ahead - Lake CountyTimes Staff
March 24, 2013 12:00 am  • 


Lake Station launches system

LAKE STATION  | Lake Station breaks ground on the first phase of its new water distribution system at 10 a.m. at 2898 Union St.



Family Walk Breakfast slated

CROWN POINT | Alzheimer's & Dementia Services of Northern Indiana Franciscan Communities serve Let's Talk the Walk breakfast from 8:30 to 10 a.m. at Franciscan Communities, 203 Franciscan Drive, to hear about the Alzheimer's & Dementia Services of Northern Indiana's Family Walk on May 18. Complimentary continental breakfast is served. To reserve a spot contact Leona Bacha at (219) 789-2470,



Church hosts Living Last Supper

HAMMOND | First United Lutheran Church, 6705 Hohman Ave., hosts a Living Last Supper lawn portrayal from 7 to 9 p.m. at the church.


Homebuyer workshop planned

HAMMOND | The Hammond Housing Authority sponsors a free homebuyer education workshop from 8:30 a.m. to 4;30 p.m. at the Authority building, 1402 173rd St. Participants will be given a certificate that can be used to qualify for down payment assistance programs. To register, call Julie Rivera at (219) 989-3265, ext. 310 or email


'Last Supper' portrayal set

WINFIELD | A live portrayal of Leonardo Da Vinci's painting, "The Last Supper,"  is presented from 7 to 8 p.m. at Town & Country Christian Church, 7037 E. 117th Ave., Winfield. The idea is to involve the audience in the impression, mood, and monologue of each disciple as he responds to the statement of Jesus, One of you will betray me. At the conclusion, the men portraying the disciples serve communion to the audience. Call the church at (219) 663-7896.

Schererville hides eggs in dark

SCHERERVILLE | Schererville hosts a flashlight egg hunt for children 9 to 13 year old at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 10 E. Joliet St. After the search ends, participants can play bingo. Pizza, pop and cookies will be served. Cost is $9 for residents, $11 for nonresidents. Visit or call Town Hall to register.


Event raises money for abused children

MERRILLVILLE | The NW Indiana Chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse sponsors a bowling with BACA event to raise money for abused children. It's from 7 to 10 p.m. at Stardust Bowl ll, 3925 E. Lincoln Hwy., Merrillville. The fee is $20 per person; shoes not included.



Whiting offers free tennis festival

WHITING | The Whiting Parks & Recreation Department, in conjunction with United States Tennis Association, hosts a free tennis festival from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Whiting Community Center, 1938 Clark St. The event is open to children of all ages and will feature clinics, drills, games and more. Registration is required to attend. To sign up, contact the Whiting Community Center by phone or in person or Maggie Corpus, (219) 659-0860,


Westfield Mall holds egg hunt

HOBART | Westfield Southlake Mall throws an Easter egg hunt from noon to 4 p.m. at the mall on U.S. 30. The Easter Bunny will have kids searching throughout the mall for sought-after eggs in order to collect prizes and candy. Westfield Southlake will also give away exclusive “golden eggs” that are filled with candy prizes and gift cards from select retailers. Additional festivities include a petting zoo of live bunnies and chick, as well as crafts and photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny. Additional family-friendly activities include: bunny ears provided by Build a Bear Workshop, balloon flowers from Daisy the Dancing Daffodil, face painting and stories from Humpty Dumpty.For more information, contact Westfield Southlake, (219) 738-2265,

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About Crown Point

City Hall
101 N. East Street
Crown Point, Ind. 46307
(219) 662-3240

Police Department
124 N. East Street
Crown Point, Ind. 46307
(219) 663-2131

Fire Department
126 N. East Street
Crown Point, Ind. 46307
(219) 662-3248

Crown Point Community Schools
200 E. North Street
Crown Point, Ind. 46307
(219) 663-3371

Crown Point Parks and Recreation
11065 Broadway, Suite F
Crown Point, Ind. 46307
(219) 661-2271