Get up and go!
June 7, 2012 4:48PM
Dance showcase: The South Shore Dance Alliance showcases the choreographic works of four students at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at the Alliance studio, 665 S. Lake St. The event is part of the Pop Up Arts festival. The four students are India Maynor, 16; Diamond Harris, 16; DeVante Pickett, 16; and DaMarco Kimble, 17. The Gary students attend the Wirt-Emerson Visual and Performing Arts Academy; each has been accepted into prestigious summer dance programs. Donations accepted.
Book sale: The Friends of the Gary Public Library’s book sale is being held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at the former main library building, 220 W. 5th Ave. All sales are final, cash only, no refunds, returns or exchanges.
Fundraiser for Sojourner Truth House: The third annual fundraiser of 219 Riderz M.C. is planned from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, June 23. Cost is $5 per person. Mail donations, payable to Sojourner Truth House, through Saturday, June 9, to: 219 Riderz M.C., P.O. Box 4066, Gary, IN 46404. Donations also accepted from 9:30 to 11 a.m. on race day at the Genesis Convention Center, 1 Genesis Center Plaza. Call 306-3797.