News Release from City of Hammond: Hammond Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., Hammond Parks and Recreation and the Hammond Park Foundation invite HAMMOND RESIDENTS to attend Hammond’s Annual Flower Giveaway to be held on Saturday, May 11 from 10am until 2pm at the Jean Shepherd Community Center, 3031 J.F. Mahoney Drive. Please be prepared to show your valid Indiana Driver’s License or State of Indiana ID containing your Hammond address. Event is while supplies last. For more information, call 219.554.0155.