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Things To Do for May 24, 2013

Updated: June 25, 2013 6:02AM



Here’s a look at things to do. Suggestions include Memorial Day events.

Ross Music Theatre

50 years celebration salute by M & M Productions includes live performances with videos, slides and pictures of past productions from the past 50 years
Details: 7:30 p.m. May 24-25
Center Stage Studio Theatre, 227 Center St., Hobart
cost $10
m-mproductions.com
Call 219-947-4922

Pancake breakfast

The Crown Point Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary’s annual event
Details: 7-11:30 a.m. June 15
Crown Point fire station, 126 N. East St., Crown Point
cost, $6 for adults, $4 for children and seniors, free for up to age 5
donations for raffle items accepted
Call 219-662-1977, 219-746-4884 or 219-662-9182

Duneland Aglow

Aglow is an international Christian outreach organization
Duneland Aglow Lighthouse Chesterton’s monthly meeting with a speaker at 7 p.m.
Details: 6:30-9 p.m. May 28
Westchester Public Library Service Center, 100 W.
Indiana Ave., Chesterton
free admission
freewill offering accepted
Call 219-926-2060

Memorial Day service

Park visitors remember and honor Vietnam veterans
Details: 2:30 p.m. May 27
Stoney Run County Park, 142nd Avenue and Union Street, Leroy
presented by the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Committee and hosted by Lake County Parks
Call 219-769-7275

Trail Run X-Treme

Memorial Day 12K run on an extremely rugged trail course traversing hills, log jumps, thigh-high creek crossings, mud and switchbacks over single-track mountain bike trails
Runners will get wet and muddy
Details: May 27
Imagination Glen Park, Outback Trail
2275 McCool Road, Portage
8:15 a.m., children’s race
9 a.m., 12K
cost $30
$20 on race day for kids run
trailrunxtreme.com

Larger Than Life: Ann Singer

South Shore Arts presents this show about the well-known and accomplished abstract and modern artist (1927-2010).
Details: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays
9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays
11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays through June 9
Atrium Gallery at the Center for Visual and Performing Arts, 1040 Ridge Road, Munster
Call 219-836-1839, Ext. 108

Spring Jam

Citywide class of 1989 presents “A Salute to Our Troops”
no gym shoes allowed
military discount is available with identification
raffle and presentation to troops
Details: 8 p.m. May 25
cocktail hour
9 p.m. ol’ school jam
Marquette Park Pavilion
1 N. Grand Blvd., Gary
cost, $15 in advance, $20 at the door, $25 for two in advance
tickets at Marquette Park Pavilion or gicitywide89@gmail.com.

Car show

Third annual car show at Lowell High School, benefits the high school auto shop and the local food pantry
Details: 8 a.m. May 26 registration
noon, judging
2051 E. Commercial Ave., Lowell
Contact 219-805-0238 or isimon@tricreek.k12.in.us.

Miniature golf

The inaugural A Hole Lot of Fun mini golf event. The new library will be transformed into an 18-hole miniature putting course for the day
Includes prizes, games, face painting, food and treats
Details: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 1
Crown Point Community Library, 122 N. Main St.
sponsorships available
Contact 219-306-4599 or lclemons@crownpointlibrary.org

Rummage sale

St. Timothy Episcopal Church annual rummage sale to benefit the food pantry, Sojourner Truth House, and other charities
Details: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
May 24
1115 N. Cline Ave., Griffith

Memorial Day observance

World War II veterans Bill Wellman and John Wolf, speakers
Presented by the city of Valparaiso, the Parks Department and the Parks Foundation
Details: 12:15 p.m. May 24
Service Memorial at Foundation Meadows, 3210 N. Campbell St., Valparaiso

Memorial Day activities

Men and women of Munster Veteran of Foreign Wars Post 2697 conduct a remembrance and salute for U.S. Armed Forces members lost in combat
Special recognition for the citizens of Munster
The Munster High School Band will perform during the ceremony
Post will fire a traditional 21-minute gun salute with a ceremonial cannon at noon
Details: 11:30 a.m. May 27
Edward P. Robinson Community Veterans Memorial, 9710 Calumet Ave, Munster
admission, free
communityveteransmemorial.org



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