Get up and go!
July 3, 2012 3:30PM
Updated: August 5, 2012 6:01AM
Gay Pride parade participants needed: Northwest Indiana Rainbow Days holds the fifth Gay Pride parade at noon Saturday, July 14, starting from 25th Avenue and Adams Street and proceeding west to Taft Street. A picnic follows at Buffington Park. For more information, call Tyona at 292-0978 or email email@example.com.
Adult summer reading program: The program is for those age 18 and older with a valid Hammond Public Library card. Read books or listen to audiobooks to become eligible for prizes. All reading logs must be turned in by Tuesday, July 31, to receive credit. Prize winners will be announced by Thursday, Aug. 2. For more information, call 931-5100.
Celebrate July Fourth: Celebrate Independence Day with the Summer Global Leadership Institute of Valparaiso University. A group of international students from China, Pakistan, Mongolia, Ecuador, India and the United States participate in a parade and walk along Union Street and a barbecue in Will Park, 354 Morgan Blvd. Gather outside the Valparaiso University Harre Union, 1509 Chapel Drive throughout the evening. The fireworks begin at 9 p.m.