​​FEBRUARY   
Golden Times will be offering one day trips and longer tours during the year ahead.  Departure and returns are
from the Indiana Welcome Center  7770 Corinne Dr.  Hammond Indiana.  Parking is behind Wendy's but stay clear of the garbage disposal area.  We have permission
​from the Visitors Center to park there.


​​​Make all checks payable to "Golden Times" - Please include your 2020 membership number on your check. Each event requires a separate check.  If you are making checks out for multiple persons, please include their membership numbers also.  "NO REFUNDS' on the events/trips/tours UNLESS​ there is a replacement member available from a wait list.  Your check is your guaranteed reservation. 

Membership is $10. Make checks payable to "Golden Times."  Include your name, address, phone number, birth date, emergency phone number, and E-mail.  Mail your check and information to Membership Chairperson, Pat Perry, 9204 W. 190th Ave., Lowell, IN 46356 

NOTE:  If you lose your card or event calendar, there will be a $1.00 each, replacement charge.
                                                                                     

2020

MARCH    

​​Pinochle --   CANCELLED ALL MONTH 

Mondays​  2, 9, 16 Start time is 10 AM
Price for the three sessions is $11.
Meet at Clarendale of Schererville, Senior Living Center,  Room 3  Burr St. and Route 30. ​Call Doc, 708-474-7435  

UPDATE:  POLKA FEST IS RESCHEDULED FROM MARCH 25 TO WEDNESDAY JUNE 24, 2020   CALL BARBARA FOR MORE INFORMATION AT 219-844-1090

March 25  Wednesday     Polka Fest   CANCELLED & RESCHEDULED
$59  PP  For more information ​see Day Trips Page 3


March 26-April 1, 2020 Wednesday-Friday Washington DC
See overnight trips for more information on Page 4.
CANCELLED




APRIL
Pinochle  -- CANCELLED ALL MONTH

Mondays​  6, 13, 20 Start time is 10 AM
Price for the three sessions is $11.
Meet at Clarendale of Schererville, Senior Living Center,  Room 3 Burr St. and Route 30.
Call Doc, 708-474-7435


April 22  fun and games at the Bunco Bash
at Towne Center  7250 Arthur Blvd.  Merrillville.
Bunco Bash is $5.00 PP You will certainly
have a good time and leave with a prize.
Call for reservations Karen 219-577-7133


APRIL 29-MAY 5, 2020 WEDNESDAY-TUESDAY PARADE OF NATIONS & VIRGINIA INTERNATIONAL TATTOO TRIP 6 DAYS AND 5 NIGHTS.  SEE OVERNIGHTTRIPS PAGE 4 FOR MORE INFORMATION.
​CANCELLED

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Golden Times Seniors

​Pat Perry noticed an error on the green membership forms  Correct address, 9204 W. 190th Ave. , Lowell, IN 46356  Phone:  219-696-7078

Golden Times is a non-profit corporation established in March 1989.  Our purpose is to offer entertainment venues for seniors 55+  


PLEASE READ THIS:   ALL PINOCHLE DATES FOR MARCH, APRIL AND MAY ARE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  CALL DOC AT 708-474-7435 IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS.


​Our event calendar is available to view in The Times on Thursdays usually in the A&E section.  The website is available at all times. Watch for
​periodic updates for trips.



​​​​Golden Times is an all VOLUNTEER organization.  We are looking for people to help us out. Please consider lending a hand--every little bit helps.  Call any of our Board members to inquire.

JANUARY
WELCOME TO ALL GOLDEN TIMES MEMBERS. THE 2020 YEAR IS SHAPING UP TO BE VERY EXCITING (except for January and February).
MARCH WILL START THE FUN AND WE HOPE THAT ALL WELL BE HAPPY AND WELL THIS YEAR.


​​JUNE

TUESDAY JUNE 02  SHIPSHEWANA FLEA MARKET DAY TOUR  CALL BARBARA JACOBS AT 219-844-1090 FOR RESERVATIONS.  SEE MORE INFO. ON PAGE 3

Mt. Rushmore and The Badlands Trip June ​14-20 Sunday-Saturday see overnight trips for more information on Page 4

WEDNESDAY JUNE 24  NEW DATE FOR POLKA FEST
​THERE ARE A FEW SPACES LEFT ON THIS NEW DATE  ALL INFORMATION REMAINS THE SAME.
​SEE PAGE 3.

​JULY

Annual Golden Times Picnic Wednesday July15, at Wicker Park  The fun starts at 11 am with games, friends, at noon a box lunch soft drinks or water
No alcohol this year  Happy to have volunteers help.
Price is $11 per person.  No tickets will be sold at the door.  Call  Doc 708-474-7435

or 708-856-2601 to reserve your ticket .


July 22 - 24 Wednesday - Friday Trip to Jumer's Casino and Hotel at Rock Island IL,  $250. PP double occupancy   $100 due upon reservation.  Final payment due July 14, 2020  Lots of comps for this trip  To get a brochure with all the perks and comps for this trip call Barbara Jacobs at 219-844-1090  See page 4 for more information.

CANCELLATIONS:

APRIL 2, 2020 BOARD MEETING IS CANCELLED.  THIS IS ONLY FOR BOARD MEMBERS OF GOLDEN TIMES

THEATRE AT THE CENTER  "ALMOST HEAVEN"  MARCH 19, 2020    You will receive a refund for this performance if you paid for it.  If you have any questions call Judy at 219-365-5150   ALL SHOWS AT MUNSTER PERFORMING ART CENTER HAVE BEEN CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

WASHINGTON D.C. TRIP  MARCH 26-APRIL 1.   You will receive a refund for this trip if you paid for it.  if you have any questions call Fritzie at 219-322-8042  REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED AS SOON AS DIAMOND TOURS RELEASES FUND WE 
PAID THEM IN ADVANCE.

PARADE OF NATIONS TRIP APRIL 29-MAY 4    You will receive a refund for this trip if it is already paid for.  If you have any questions call Barb at 219-844-109

RESCHEDULED:  POLKA FEST  FROM MARCH 24, 2020 IF YOU CANNOT MAKE THE NEW DATE OF WEDNESDAY JUNE 24, 2020 -PLEASE CALL BARBARA AT 219-844-1090 FOR A REFUND.  THERE ARE A FEW SPACES LEFT FOR THE POLKA FEST ON THE NEW DATE.


​​​​​​​​​​​​MAY​   

Pinochle  -- CANCELLED ALL MONTH

MONDAYS 4,11,18  START TIME IS 10 AM
PRICE FOR THE THREE SESSIONS IS $11
MEET AT CLARENDALE OF SCHERERVILLE, SENIOR LIVING CENTER, ROOM 3  BURR STREET AND ROUTE 30  CALL DOC AT 708-474-7435

UPDATE  ODYSSEY TRIP IS FILLED.  PLEASE CALL BARBARA TO GET ON THE WAITLIST.  IF ENOUGH INTEREST SHE WILL TRY TO GET ANOTHER DATE FOR THIS TRIP.  DONE  SEE PAGE 3

MAY 12  TUESDAY DAY TRIP ON ODYSSEY RIVER CRUISE IN CHICAGO.  $80 PP  INCLUDES LUNCH WHILE ROLLING ON THE RIVER.  SEE DAY TRIPS ON PAGE 3 FOR MORE INFORMATION AND RESEERVATIONS.

​MAY 20 WEDNESDAY  GENERAL MEETING AT THE TOWNE CENTER  7250 ARTHUR BLVD.  MERRILLVILLE ​IN.  THIS IS THE ONLY MEETING THIS YEAR.  MEETING STARTS AT 1:00 PM 
CALL PAT HOLMAN AT 219-865-2745 IF YOU
​WILL ​ATTEND.