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Northwest Indiana Weekly Planner, Dec. 27

Updated: January 28, 2013 6:01AM



AN EVENING OUT

Needle Artisans meeting: 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, Munster
Community Park, 8751 Lions
Club Drive, introduction of
class schedule for the year, for information call Elaine Hein at 663-6391 or email ECHein@yahoo.com

Stellar Gospel Awards: 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, The Glen Theatre, 20 W. Ridge Road, Gary; nominations should be made in writing and addressed to Glen Stellar Awards, P.O. Box 64622, Gary, IN, 46401, by Monday, Dec. 31; awards will be presented to the church, pastor, choir director, organist, drummer, pianist, group, male vocalist, female vocalist, praise dancers, praise team and radio personality of the year; tickets $20 in advance or $25 at the door, available at Beautiful Things, 3570 Village Court; call 887-2046

NEW YEAR’S EVE

New Year’s Eve Bellabration: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31, Bellaboo’s Play and Discovery Center, Three Rivers County Park, 2899 Colorado St., Lake Station, regular admission prices apply, 963-2070 or visit www.MyBellaboos.com

Family Friendly New Year’s celebration: 5 to 10 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31, Deep River Waterpark, 9001 E. U.S. 30, Merrillville, ice-skating plaza $5 per person, disc jockey, ice skating and concession items for sale 5 to 7:30 p.m., countdown and sparkling juice toast at 8, call 947-7850

Grande Finale New Year’s Eve pizza party: 2 to 5 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31, First United Methodist Church, 352 S. East St., Crown Point, pizza, dancing, magician Steve Belliveau, visit from The Cat in the Hat; $5 per person, free for children up to age 2; call 661-2271 for registration or information

NEW YEAR’S DAY

First day hike: 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 1, at Indiana Dunes State Park outside the Nature Center, 1215 Indiana 49, Porter, moderate hike on Trial 9 to the Beach House Blowout and back, call 926-1952 or visit americasstateparks.org/first-day-hikes



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