Updated: November 16, 2012 4:12PM
Food giveaway: The Food Pantry and Clothing Boutique Ministry of the Gospel Truth Apostolic Ministry Church will distribute food from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, and from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Nov. 21, at 5829 W. 15th Ave. Bring boxes or bags to carry items home. For more information, call 949-5433.
Inauguration express: The deadline for the nonrefundable deposit of $250 for the presidential inauguration and parade trip sponsored by DLD Enterprizes has been extended to Tuesday, Dec. 18. The cost of the trip is $500 per person, based on double occupancy. A bus will leave the Village Shopping Center, 35th Avenue and Grant Street, at 10 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, and will arrive for a one-night stay at the Ramada Inn in Baltimore about 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20. Call 678-8120 or 359-0712 for more information.
AIDS event: Delta Sigma Theta sorority, Gary Alumnae chapter, and the Aliveness Project will co-host an AIDS event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at Trinity Baptist Church, 1831 Virginia St. Physicians and speakers will provide information and free testing. A continental breakfast will be served. Call 805-3632.