Porter County week ahead briefs

2013-08-04T00:00:00Z Porter County week ahead briefs nwitimes.com
August 04, 2013 12:00 am  • 


Sunday breakfast

SOUTH HAVEN | American Legion Post 502 hosts all-you-can-eat breakfast with biscuits and gravy, eggs, sausage, bacon, hash browns, pancakes and toast, from 9 to 11 a.m. at the post, 429 W. County Road 750 North. The cost is $7 for adults and $4 for ages 8 and younger. Call (219) 331-5142.


Greeting card workshop

HEBRON | Hebron Public Library will hold a greeting card workshop from 6 to 8 p.m. at 201 W. Sigler St. Participants may make as many cards as they like from pre-cut materials for the two-hour class. Choose from birthday, thinking of you, hope, baby, and sympathy cards. The cost is $10. Call (219) 996-3684.

Genealogy workshop

SOUTH HAVEN | Join Larry Clark, the head of the library's genealogy department, for an introduction to resources that will help gather family history from 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the South Haven branch of the Porter County Public Library, 403 W. County Road 700 North. Call (219) 759-4474.


Music in the Park

PORTAGE | The AcoustiCats will perform from 6 to 7:30 p.m. in Oakwood Grand Hall at Woodland Park, 2100 Willowcreek Road. This is part of the Portage Summer Music in the Park series. Call (219) 763-6238.

Lions dinner meeting

VALPARAISO | The Valparaiso Lions Club will hold its monthly dinner meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Pines Village conference room, 3303 Pines Village Lane. The program will be Rick Heiman discussing shipping in and out of the Port of Indiana. Call (219) 531-0245.


Picnic with firefighters

VALPARAISO | Enjoy free lunch, visit with the firefighters, learn about fire safety, look at the fire apparatus, play at the beautiful Valplayso Park, and run through the water curtain, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Valplayso. Call (219) 308-4274.


Fish fry and bingo

PORTAGE | Portage American Legion Post 260 will hold its fish fry and bingo every Friday at 5675 Mulberry Ave. Fish fry is at 4 p.m.; early bird bingo at 5:45. Call (219) 762-3541.


2nd Saturdays! Art Walk

LAPORTE | This month features local art, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the downtown area, Jefferson, Lincolnway and State streets. Each business hosts a local or regional artist as well as refreshments. Call (219) 362-3178.


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City of Valparaiso
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