Updated: March 9, 2013 6:13AM
Chocolate truffles sale: The deadline to purchase chocolate truffles for Valentine’s Day from the Alpha Rho chapter of Delta Theta Tau in Chesterton is Friday, Feb. 8. The truffles are available in four varieties: chocolate, almond, mint and mixed. The cost is $6 for a quarter-pound box or $12 for a half-pound box. To place an order, email Stephanie at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pre-Valentine Gala: The AMVETS Post 6 Ladies Auxiliary pre-valentine gala starts at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at 2060 Clark Road. The cost is $5 per person. Prizes in the Best in Red Contest will be awarded for the Best Red Dress and the Best Dressed Couple. Raffles, gift baskets and champagne will be available. Call 944-0823 or 678-8120 for more information.
Safe boating course: The Burns Waterway Flotilla of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary seven-lesson course on boating safely will start at 7 p.m. Wednesdays beginning Feb. 13 at Edison High School, 3304 Parkside Ave. The cost is $25; additional family members will pay $20. Advance registration is required, but children younger than 15 cannot be enrolled. Call 996-2765 for more information.