Library opening soon: Monday, Oct. 22, marks the start of a two-week celebration for the new Crown Point Community Library, 214 S. Court St., with activities for all ages, including a special grand opening Sunday, Oct. 28. For more information and a complete schedule of events, visit www.crownpointlibrary.org.
Unity dinner: Unity of Northwest Indiana’s annual Spooky Spaghetti Gourmet Dinner and silent auction will run from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, at Unity Church of Christ, 740 River Drive, just west of Calumet Avenue. Tickets, in advance, are $10 for adults and $5 for ages 12 and younger. Costumes are encouraged. Call 931-5284 for more information.
Jack-o’-Lantern Jog: The Highland Chamber of Commerce will host the annual Jack-o’-Lantern Jog 5K & 5K9 at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, in Main Square Park, 3001 Ridge Road. The cost is $25 to run or $20 to walk. Registration forms are available at the chamber office, 8536 Kennedy Ave., participating area businesses, highlandchamber.com and at the event on race day. Online registration is available at www.signmeup.com. Call 923-3666 for more information.