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November 14, 2012 5:20PM
Updated: January 14, 2013 4:49PM
Operation Christmas Child: Hobart residents, schools, businesses and churches have joined Operation Christmas Child’s efforts to help collect more than 100 million shoebox gifts for children worldwide. Area collection sites are: Southlake Worship Center, 3440 W. 61st Ave., Hobart; Pentecostal Church of God, 1545 Davis Ave., Whiting; and the Village Church, 14849 W. 93rd Ave., Dyer. For more details, call 942-0839, (800) 353-5949, or visit www.samaritanspurse.org/occ.
Gallery open house: An open house is planned from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at the Steeple Gallery, 11107 Thiel St. Visitors have the chance to meet and mingle with various gallery artists. An R.S.V.P. is requested but not required. For more details, call 365-1014.
Chocolate lovers bingo: Alzheimer’s & Dementia Services of Northern Indiana’s annual chocolate lovers’ bingo fundraiser is being hosted by the Indiana Harbor Athletic and Recreation Association. The event begins with lunch and shopping from noon to 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at 8607 Columbia Ave., followed by bingo. Cost is $20 per player. Call 836-2851 or mail a check, payable to ADSNI, to: Barbara Pfister, 302 Beacon Place, Munster, IN 46321.