Updated: December 25, 2012 1:16AM
Masquerade ball: The Miller Citizens Corp. holds the second annual masquerade ball at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at Marquette Park Pavilion, 1 N. Grand Blvd. Tickets, at $55, include an open bar, food and entertainment. Attire is dressy with masks in keeping with the masquerade theme. For more details, call 755-0026 or email millercitizenscorp.org.
Gun buyback program: The police department’s gun buyback program is being held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27. Those who turn in guns receive Wal-Mart gift cards (while supplies last). Drop-off locations are: Moving in the Spirit Church Ministries, 4031, W. 11th Ave.; Grace Unity Church of God in Christ, 3435 W. 21st Ave.; Marquette Park United Methodist Church, 215 N. Grand Blvd.; Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church, 1301 W. 21st Ave.; Trinity Missionary Baptist Church, 1831 Virginia St.; Embassies of Christ Kingdom Ministries, 4285 Cleveland St.; Beyond Four Walls Christian Center, 875 S. Lake St.; and New Beginnings Fellowship Church, 4500 Harrison St. Call 881-1201 for more information.
Frightening flick: A free scary movie is being shown from 3 to 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 29, at the Woodson Branch of the Gary Public Library, 501 S. Lake St. Call 938-3941.