Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

In the Area

May 26 — Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2536 “Buddy” Poppy Sale, both Al’s supermarkets (3535 Franklin St. & 1002 N. Karwick Road), Kabelin Ace Hardware, 432 St. John Road. Info: (219) 879-9063.

May 27 — Author Event: Holly Schroeder Link, Big Noise from LaPorte, A Diary of the Disillusioned, 6-7 p.m., Meeting Room B @ LaPorte County Public Library, 904 Indiana Ave. Info: www.laportelibrary.org

May 27-June 12 — “Next to Normal,” Dunes Summer Theatre, 288 Shady Oak Drive, Michiana Shores. Times: 7 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 2 p.m. Sun. Tickets: $20-$25. Reservations: www.dunesARTS.org

May 29 — Michiana park dedication, 1 p.m. EDT, Forest McCance Park, 4000 Cherokee Drive.

May 30 MEMORIAL DAY.

May 30 — Blessing of the Boats & Pancake Breakfast, 8-11 a.m., Michigan City Yacht Club, 12 On the Lake. Reservations/info: (219) 879-3363, mcycmrscommodore@gmail.com

May 31 — Readers Corner — Book Club, 6-7 p.m., Coolspring Branch Meeting Room, 6925 W. County Road 400 North. Info: www.laportelibrary.org

June 1 First Day of LGBTQ+ Pride Month.

June 1 — Roosevelt Pipe Organ Series, Matt Gerhard, 12:15 p.m., Christ Church, 531 Washington St. Info: (219) 608-5358.

Through June 30 — Local artist Elda Rundzaitis, The Legacy Center Gallery @ Queen of All Saints Catholic Church, 1719 E. Barker Ave. Legacy Center hours: 6 a.m.-8 p.m. Mon.-Thur., 6 a.m.-6 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 6 a.m.-3 p.m. Sun.

First and Third Mondays — Singing Sands Toastmasters Club, 6:30-8 p.m., Senior Health/Wellness Center (old hospital ER, Barker/Buffalo).

Tuesday in May — Makerspace: open lab hours, 3:30-5 p.m., Michigan City Public Library, 100 E. Fourth St. Info: (219) 873-3049.

Saturdays — Turn Up Dance Fitness with Stacy G., 8:30-9:30 a.m., Long Beach Community Center, 2501 Oriole Trail. Cost: $5 paid at class.

In the Region

May 27 — Mount Baldy Sunset Hike, 7-9 p.m., parking lot off U.S. 12. Pass required. Info: (219) 395-1882, www.nps.gov/indu

May 27-28, June 3-4 — “Starry Night: The Play,” The Box Factory for the Arts, 1101 Broad St., St. Joseph, Mich. Time (Eastern): 7:30 p.m., doors open/6:30 p.m. Advance tickets/$12, day-of/$15. Reservations: tinyurl.com/5n79fz82

May 28 — Pinhook Bog Open House, 9 a.m.-noon, 700 N. Wozniak Road, Michigan City. Pass required. Info: (219) 395-1882, www.nps.gov/indu

May 29 — Mount Baldy Summit Hike, 1-3 p.m., parking lot off U.S. 12. Pass required. Info: (219) 395-1882, www.nps.gov/indu

May 29 — Bailly/Chellberg History Hike, 2-4 p.m., parking lot off U.S. 12. Pass required. Info: (219) 395-1882, www.nps.gov/indu

June 1 — “Insights in History” (“The Concours d’Elegance at Copshaholm”), 1:30 p.m. EDT, The History Museum, 808 W. Washington St, South Bend. Cost: $3, $1/members. Reservations: (574) 235-9664, www.historymuseumSB.org

June 1 — Bev Rage & the Drinks with opener Lady Stardust, 7 p.m. EDT, The Acorn, 107 Generations Drive, Three Oaks, Mich. General seating/$20, reserved/$45. Reservations: www.acornlive.org

Through May 28 — “University of Notre Dame: The Fabric of a Global University,” The History Museum, 808 W. Washington St., South Bend. Tickets: $11/adults, $9.50/seniors (60+), $7/youth (6-17), free/members. Hours (Eastern): 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat./noon-5 p.m. Sun. Info: (574) 235-9664, www.historymuseumSB.org

Through June 5 — Area Artists Association exhibit, “Emergence,” Buchanan (Mich.) Art Center, 117 W. Front St. Info: (269) 697-4005.

Through July 3 — Michiana Annual Arts Competition, Box Factory for the Arts, 1101 Broad St., St. Joseph, Mich. Info: https://boxfactoryforthearts.org, https://facebook.com/boxfactoryarts

Through Oct. 2 — “WIRED: The Rise (and Fall) of Electric Cars,” The Studebaker National Museum, 201 Chapin St., South Bend. Hours (Eastern): 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat., noon-5 p.m. Sun. Admission: $10/adults, $8.50/seniors 60+, $6/youth ages 6-18. Info: www.studebakermuseum.org, (574) 235-9714.

Through Oct. 30 — “The Avanti: America’s Most Advanced Automobile,” The Studebaker National Museum, The Studebaker National Museum, 201 Chapin St., South Bend. Hours (Eastern): 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat., noon-5 p.m. Sun. Admission: $10/adults, $8.50/seniors 60+, $6/youth ages 6-18. Info: www.studebakermuseum.org, (574) 235-9714.

Sundays in May — Miller Woods Hike, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Paul H. Douglas Center For Environmental Education, 100 N. Lake St., Gary’s Miller Beach neighborhood. Info: www.nps.gov/indu, (219) 395-1882.

Vickers Theatre Now Showing: Iviva Maestro.” Not Rated. Times: 3 p.m. May 27-29, 6 p.m. May 30. Also: “Peace By Chocolate.” Not Rated. Times: 6 p.m. May 27-29, 3 p.m. May 30. All times Eastern. Theater address: 6 N. Elm St., Three Oaks, Mich. Info: www.vickerstheatre.com, (269) 756-3522.