IUN hosts public transit forum
GARY | Indiana University Northwest hosts a forum on public transportation in Northwest Indiana from 5 to 7 p.m. at IUN, 3400 Broadway. Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson is among panelists scheduled to discuss transportation strategies.
Hammond alumni, friends meet
HAMMOND | Alumni and Friends of Hammond Schools, a new group within the Hammond Education Foundation, hosts a meet and greet from 5 to 7 p.m. at the School City of Hammond administrative offices, 41 William St.
Masterson touts buying local
MUNSTER | Times Publisher Bill Masterson Jr. will present "It Pays to Buy Local" as The Times Media Co. hosts the Lakeshore Chamber of Commerce general membership luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Reservations are required by Monday to the chamber office, (219) 931-1000. The cost is $17.
Ladies treated to night out
HOBART | Ambassador Banquets hosts Ladies Night Out with more than 30 vendors. Swag bags will be given to the first 50 in attendance. Free makeovers (including before and after pictures) will be featured. It runs from 6 to 9:30 p.m. at Ambassador Banquets, 1967 E. 37th Ave., Hobart. For more information, contact Pam Bilyak, (219) 406-8340, email@example.com. https://www.facebook.com/events/156856781122182/.
IUN troupe presents 'Eurydice'
GARY | Theatre Northwest, the production company of Indiana University Northwest, will present its fall production, "Eurydice." Performances are at 7:30 tonight, Friday and Saturday and Nov. 8, 9 and 10; and 2:30 p.m. Nov. 4 and 11. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased by contacting the theatre box office. Due to limited seating, reservations are suggested.For more information, or to reserve your seat, call (219) 980-6808.
Share Foundation hosts gala
MUNSTER | In celebration of 30 years of care for other abled (developmentally disabled) adults, the 18th Share Our Dreams Gala hosted by the Share Foundation is from 6:30 to 11 p.m. at the Center for Visual and Performing Arts, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster. Tickets are $100. For more information, contact Kerry Conroy, 219-778-2585, firstname.lastname@example.org. http://www.sharefoundation.org.
Education Foundation walk
ST. JOHN | The sixth annual Fall Back 5K/2.5M walk is from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Lake Central High School, 8400 Wicker Ave., St. John. Go online for more information; entry fee is $25.
Sodality sponsors yule bazaar
HIGHLAND | The Altar and Rosary Sodality of Our Lady of Grace Church hosts its 41st annual Christmas bazaar from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. today and 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday in the school cafeteria, 3025 Highway Ave.
Crafts, baked good featured
HAMMOND | St. John Bosco's Altar and Rosary Society hosts its holiday bazaar from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the school cafeteria, 171st Street off Columbia Avenue. It features crafts, cookie trays, baked goods and hot food.
Antique, collectibles show set
CROWN POINT | Crossroads Regional Chamber of Commerce hosts its fall antique and collectibles show from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at the Industrial Arts Building at the Lake County Fairgrounds, 889 S. Court St. Admission is $4. Children 12 and younger are free.