Updated: September 17, 2013 6:02AM
Indiana Beach: The African American Achievers Youth Corps Inc. is planning an outing to Indiana Beach on Saturday, Aug. 17. The bus leaves Indiana University Northwest, 3400 Broadway, at 10 a.m. The cost is $5 for youngsters who are a part of the organization. Family and friends joining them will be charged $20. The cost includes transportation, admission and rides. Parents interested in enrolling their sons in the program or would like to go on the trip should call Vernon Smith at 887-2046 or Beautiful Things at 985-8256. The group meets on Saturdays at Indiana University Northwest.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting: The TOPS chapter 1377, a safe and healthy weight-loss program, meets from 10 to 11 a.m. every Friday at the Portage Public Library, 2665 Irving St., Rooms A and B. Weigh-in is from 9 to 10 a.m. For more information, call Linda at 762-0307.
Rummage sale: St. Cecilia’s Ladies Sodality annual rummage is from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, and from 8 a.m. to noon, Friday, Aug. 16. The rummage sale is being held in the Parish Hall, at 334 15th St. SW. Friday, items will be $3 a bag, and half price for larger items.