THROUGH OCT 31 Century of Progress Homes Exhibit, 11am-3pm, The Beverly Shores Historical Museum and Gallery, 525 Broadway, Beverly Shores. 847.899.0149. Visitors to this exhibit can explore the history of the Century of Progress homes from the Chicago World’s Fair and get a taste of life in the 1930s.
OCT 24 Autumn Appetizers & Wine Pairings, 6:30-8:30pm, Ambiance Your Home Your Story, Inc., 9490 Wicker Ave, St. John. 219.558.0748. ambiancehomestory.com. This ladies’ night features demonstrations and tastings by Katie The Gourmet Goddess in preparation for holiday parties and dinner guests.
OCT 24 Big Bands and Radio Shows, 1:30-2:30pm, LaPorte County Public Library Coolspring Branch, 7089 W 400 N, Michigan City. 219.879.4677. laportelibrary.com. In celebration of the golden age of music and radio, this event honors the big band-era legends like Glenn Miller and the radio’s most famous programs—including the Jack Benny Show and others—with trivia, songs, and memories.
OCT 24 Halloween Pops, 7:30pm, Star Plaza Theatre, 8001 Delaware Pl, Merrillville. 219.836.0525 ext. 200. nisorchestra.org. An exciting and scary selection of movie, pop and light classical music played by a costumed symphony, orchestra, chorus and maestro will fill the Star Plaza Theatre for a night of fun for the whole family.
OCT 24 Health Insurance Marketplace, 1-3pm, Lake County Public Library Merrillville Branch, 1919 W 81st Ave, Merrillville. 219.769.3541. lcplin.org. This class offers a tour of the Health Insurance Marketplace at healthcare.gov and provides assistance with setting up an account and getting started searching for health insurance. Participants must have an email account.
OCT 24-NOV 21 Gentle Yoga for Seniors, 10:30-11:30am Thu, Hebron Public Library, 201 W Sigler Rd, Hebron. 219.734.0203. pcpls.lib.in.us. Taught by a YogaFit Certified Instructor, this gentle yoga class teaches the basic of yoga while seated in a chair.
OCT 26 Car Cruise Night, 5-9:30pm, Thomas Centennial Park, 2nd & Broadway, Chesterton. Cars of all kinds—vintage, sport, muscle and foreign—are on display during the last cruise night of the season.
OCT 26 The Nose, 11:55pm, Portage 16 IMAX, 6550 US Hwy 6, Portage. 219.764.7469. gqti.com. Presented live on screen from the Metropolitan Opera, Shostakovich’s opera features Paulo Scot in a reprisal of his acclaimed performance of a bureaucrat whose satirical misadventures in search of his missing nose are based on Gogol’s comic story. OCT 30: Encore performance (6:30pm).
OCT 26 Trick or Treat Trio at Abderdeen, 10am, The Course at Aberdeen, 245 Tower Rd, Valparaiso. 219.462.5050. golfataberdeen.com. During this three-person scramble, each hole will be transformed into a “trick” or “treat,” with far more tricks that treats. Golfs will have to either tee off from the opposite side of the ball (a trick) or from the forward tee (a treat). Lunch and drinks follow.