Updated: February 7, 2013 2:03AM
Radio-a-thon volunteers sought: Volunteers are needed to man the phones for the I.U. Dons Inc. and Donnettes radio-a-thon being held from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14, on WLTH-AM (1370). The event is part of the 43rd annual penny-a-thon drive for the needy. The radio-a-thon is being broadcast from McDonald’s Restaurant, 35th Avenue and Grant Street. Call 887-2046 or 980-7120 to volunteer or for more information.
PTA meeting: A Parent Teacher Association meeting is planned from 2 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, at the Lew Wallace Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Academy, 415 W. 45th Ave., in the library.
Holiday benefit brunch: Big Joe’s 22nd annual men and boys holiday benefit brunch is scheduled from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, at Miller Pizza Company, 622 S. Lake St. Proceeds benefit Marquette Kids Park. Cost is $10 per person or free for kids who use the park. Mail checks, payable to Marquette Park Playground Committee Inc., to: Marquette Park Playground Committee Inc., 1220 N. Vermillion St., Gary, IN 46403. For more information,
call Joe at 398-8808 or email BigJoePSM@aol.com.