Updated: October 1, 2013 6:02AM
Appointment tickets: The Salvation Army, 4800 Harrison St., is giving appointment tickets for its Christmas Angel Tree Program beginning Tuesday, Sept. 3, from 9 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 4 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. Friday appointment tickets are given out from 9 a.m. to noon only. Eligible residents from Gary, Merrillville, Crown Point, Hobart, Lake Station and New Chicago should bring an Indiana State picture identification with current address with them. Children up to age 12 years old are accepted as angels. This is on a first-come, first-served basis.
Polish Heritage Festival: Polish food, exhibits, children’s activities, and beer garden are part of the Polish Heritage Festival, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, at International Friendship Gardens, 2055 E. U. S. Hwy., 12. Admission is $5 per person and free for children up to age 12. A Polish/English Mass is being held at 11 a.m. featuring the “Wesoly Lud” Polish folk dance troupe.
PAWS sidewalk sale: PAWS Resale Shoppe is having a sidewalk sale at its new store location from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31. The new location is 8149 Kennedy Ave. Call 836-7297 for more information.