The Week Ahead - Lake County

2014-01-26T00:00:00Z The Week Ahead - Lake CountyTimes Staff
January 26, 2014 12:00 am  • 


Cosmetic tips for patients

DYER | Look Good, Feel Better is a program that provides information and cosmetic advice to women battling cancer. This training includes hands-on instruction on makeup, skin care and suggestions for using wigs, turbans, and scarves. It's from 4 to 6 p.m. at Franciscan St. Margaret Health-Dyer, 24 Joliet St. Registration is required by calling Franciscan Alliance, (800) 227-2345,

Learn about human trafficking

MUNSTER | The Munster Police Department and Choice Community Council present a forum on human trafficking from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Munster High School auditorium, 8808 Columbia Ave. Because of the graphic subject material, the presentation is for those 18 and older, unless accompanied by a parent. Free admission.


St. John School open house

ST. JOHN | St. John the Evangelist School, 9400 U.S. 41, holds an open house from 6 to 8 p.m.

McDermott talks to chamber

HAMMOND | Mayor Thomas McDermott Jr. is guest speaker at the Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce meeting. Networking is at 11:30 a.m., lunch and the program at noon at Dynasty Banquets, 4125 Calumet Ave., Hammond. Cost is $20, reservations required by Monday. Call (219) 931-1000.


Meteorologist to give talk

MUNSTER | A new luncheon series, Lunch with a Local, will feature different local celebrities each season. Megan Glaros, CBS-TV meteorologist, is the first celebrity guest from 1 to 3 p.m. at Community Park Social Center, 8751 Lions Club Drive. Registration is require. Cost is $14 for Munster residents, $16 for nonresidents. Call Munster parks at (219) 836-PARK

K of C serves spaghetti supper

MERRILLVILLE | The Knights of Columbus Msgr. Hoffman Council serves its annual pasta dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. at St. Joan of Arc Parish Hall, 200 E. 78th Ave. The all-you-can-eat menu includes pasta, garlic bread, salad, and coffee. Cost is $7 for adults, $3 for children.

Relay for Life meeting

DYER | A Relay for Life kickoff meeting is from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at First Christian Church of Dyer, 704 Joliet St.

St. Mary School open house

GRIFFITH | St. Mary School celebrates Catholic Schools Week with an open house from 7 to 8 p.m. at the school, 525 N. Broad St.


Guests create bead work

CROWN POINT | Stephan Wanger and his Bead Town: Northwest Indiana project is from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the former Crown Point library, 214 S. Court St. Guests can meet the artist and take home their own beaded mask, frame or martini glass. Participants must be 18 and older. Light refreshments are served. Space is limited and registration is required. Cost is $30. To reserve your spot, payment is due at the time of registration at the Crown Point Community Library Circulation Desk. No phone reservations will be accepted. For more information, contact Laura Clemons, (219) 306-4599,

Light up the Night concert

CALUMET TOWNSHIP | Ross Community Reformed Church hosts a Light up the Night concert from 7 to 8:30 p.m at church, 3900 W. 41st Ave. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.


Ball benefits Steen Center

HAMMOND | The Community Action Development Corp. hosts its 28th annual Black and White Ball from 6 p.m. to midnight, 4125 Calumet Ave., Hammond. It benefits the Ophelia Steen Family and Health Services Center at 5927 Columbia Ave., Hammond. Tickets are $65. Contact Paul Walker, (219) 853-2360,

Attend 'Great Gatsby' Gala

HOBART | St. Paul School of Valparaiso hosts a "Great Gatsby" Gala from 6 to 11 p.m. at County Line Orchard, 200 S. County Line Road. Tickets are $45. Contact Melissa Hicks, (484) 888-6766,


Thespians stage 'Godspell'

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Community Theatre, 1125 Merrillville Road, presents "Godspell" at 8 p.m. Additional shows are at 8 p.m. Saturday and Feb. 7, 8, 14 and 15 and 3 p.m. Feb. 2 and 9. Cost is $15 for general admission and $12 for seniors, students (with school ID) and veterans (with military ID). Call the box office at (219) 805-4255 or go online at

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