Updated: October 24, 2012 4:56PM
Home foreclosure assistance: The Community Development and the Northwest Indiana Reinvestment Alliance sponsor a foreclosure assistance event from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26, at the Genesis Convention Center, 1 Genesis Plaza. Counselors will be on site to help consumers apply for modifications, refinance and unemployment programs. Call 931-9300 or 881-5075 for more information.
Operatic performance: A recital by soprano Carter Scott and piano accompanist Celeste Rue is being held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, at the Temple Israel, 601 Montgomery St. Tickets are $25 in advance and $30 at the door. A champagne and hors d’oeuvres reception concludes the afternoon. Tickets are available at Lee Companies, 563 S. Lake St., or Ayers Realtors, 646 S. Lake St. For more information, call Karren at 306-6889 or Larry at (773) 456-4316.
Energy assistance program: Gary Neighborhood Services is offering federally funded utility energy assistance for low-income families and individuals starting Monday, Nov. 5, at 300 W. 21st Ave. Eligible households must be at or below 150 percent of the federal poverty level. Weatherization is also available. Call 883-0431.