Updated: February 19, 2013 12:04PM
Fish fry: A fish fry at American Legion Post 261, 13050 Washington St., will run from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 18. Call 374-9815.
Eyeglass collection drive: The Crown Point High School Latin Club and the Lions Club will collect old eyeglasses Sunday, Jan. 20, through Saturday, Jan. 26. Drop off donations in the foreign language classrooms or at the main office of the high school, 1500 S. Main St. Call 663-4885 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pre-Valentine’s gala: AMVETS Post 6 Ladies Auxiliary is sponsoring a pre-Valentine’s Day gala at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at the post, 2060 Clark Road. Admission is $5 per person. Call 044-0823 or 678-8120.
Contra dance: The Valparaiso Oldtime Dance Society will have a contra dance from 8 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at the YMCA, 1201 Cumberland Crossing Drive. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., with beginning dance instructions at 7. Cost is $5 per person or $15 per family. Admission is free with a college student identification. Call 464-0846, email email@example.com or visit www.chicagobarndance.com/valpo.