Updated: December 10, 2012 6:02AM
Jewelry classes in November: Make a basic wire loop bracelet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, or from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, at the Chesterton Art Center, 115 S. 4th St. The cost is $20 for members or $25 for nonmembers. Call 926-4711.
Oil-painting class: A beginners’ oil-painting class will run from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at the Hebron Branch of the Porter County Public Library, 201 W. Sigler St. Participants will complete a fall landscape scene on a 16-by-20-inch canvas. The cost of $55 per person includes instruction and all supplies. Advanced registration and payment are required. Each participant must bring a sack lunch. For more information on this or other library programs, call 996-3684.
Join the dance marathon: The Chicago Street Theatre is staging a 24-hour dance marathon Friday, Nov. 16, and Saturday, Nov. 17, at Valparaiso Elks Lodge 500, 157 Jefferson St. The minimum pledge for couples is $200. A minimum of $50 is required for each member of a team. Prizes will be awarded, and proceeds will benefit the not-for-profit Chicago Street Theatre. For more information, call 916-6870 or visit www.chicagostreet.org.