AN EVENING OUT
Seeds of Hope dinner: 6 p.m. cocktails, dinner 7 p.m. Thursday, May 9, Avalon Manor, 3550 East U.S. Highway 30, Hobart, $75 per person, casual attire, honorees are Cal and Cathy Bellamy, call Chris Dow at 922-2732, (708) 895-8332 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lake County Pet Expo: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 4, Lake County Fairgrounds, Industrial Building, 889 S. Court St., Crown Point, $5 for adults, $3 senior citizen and children up to age 12 free, all friendly leashed animals are welcome. New this year, K-9 Fun Walk. Pet supply and food drive, raffles, pet costume contest, pet trick contest, pet blessing and other educational and fun events, visit www.lcpetexpo.org.
Virtuous Women’s Luncheon: Noon, Saturday, May 4, Genesis Convention Center, Fifth Avenue and Broadway, Gary, cost $25; speaker, pastor Rodney C. Griffin Jr., St. John Baptist Church; sponsored by the New Era District Association Fellowship of Women; attire, white with shades of light blue accessories (no dark blues), call 201-5259.
Style Show: 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, Avalon Manor, 3550 E. U.S. Highway 30, Hobart; cost $50, includes free champagne from 5:30 to 6:30, dinner at 7 p.m. and the style show at 8; style show benefits Parkinson Disease, silent auction and boutique tables, call Elizabeth Fashions at 322-8772 for more information.
March of Dines March for Babies: 9:30 a.m. Sunday, May 5, Highland High School, 9135 Erie St., Highland Lake County, call (800) 844-9255 or visit, www.marchforbabies.org or pick up sponsor forms at Kmart.
Annual tourism luncheon: 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 7, Indiana Welcome Center, I-80 and Kennedy Avenue, South, Hammond, $35 per person or $300 per table of 10, respond by Friday, May 3, call 554-2229 or email email@example.com.