Updated: April 15, 2014 6:02AM
Candidates forum: The Porter County Republican Party will hold a candidates’ forum at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Porter County Administration Building, 155 Indiana Ave., in the commissioners chamber. The public is invited, as are precinct committeemen and vice committeemen. All Republican candidates for races from Congress to township positions are invited to speak at the forum. Unopposed candidates will get two minutes to speak, and opposed candidates will get three minutes.
Basic genealogy interactive workshop: Cindy Childress of the Crown Point Library is leading a class on the basic steps to find your family connections from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. The library is at 122 N. Main St. Class size is limited. Call 663-0270 to reserve a spot or visit www.crownpointlibrary.org for more information.
AARP Driver Safety program: The AARP Driver Safety program, designed for drivers 50 and older (all ages are welcome), is set from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday at Westchester Public Library, 200 W. Indiana Ave. The cost for the program is $15 for AARP members and $20 for nonmembers. Registration is required. Visit www.aarp.org/driv or call 949-6307 for more information or to register.