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Dune Days Summer Camp at the Westchester Township History Museum

Posted on Wednesday, June 19th, 2013 in Uncategorized

Summer Camp for grades 4 and 5 is coming to the Museum!   The Westchester Township History Museum will host its seventh annual summer history camp, Dune Days, July 16 – 19, from 9 a.m. to 12 Noon each day.  The program is free of charge.  Registration at the museum is necessary as the event … Continued

Porter County Parks and Recreation offers activities at Brincka Cross Gardens

Posted on Thursday, April 28th, 2011 in History, Nature

Porter County Parks and Recreation is offering several exciting new programs at Brincka Cross Gardens this spring. These events, called Celebration of Colors, are set to run from April 28 to June 5 at Brincka Cross Gardens, 427 East Furness Road in Pine Township. Decorative painting, meditation and yoga workshops are just some of the … Continued

The Wind Swept Dunes of Earl H. Reed: An Exhibit

Posted on Thursday, October 8th, 2009 in Art , Music, Theater

In the early 20th century, Earl H. Reed was the first artist and author to help change the public’s perception of the Indiana Dunes, from a sandy wasteland to an awe-inspiring, beautiful and important landscape worthy of celebration and preservation. Reed’s evocative etchings used sweeping lines, trees and birds to illustrate the play of wind, … Continued

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