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The Photography of William Richardson presented at museum

Posted on Friday, June 5th, 2015 in Activities, Art , Music, Theater

Gregg Hertzlieb of the Brauer Museum of Art at Valparaiso University will present the photography of William Richardson at the Westchester Township History Museum, 700 W. Porter Ave., Chesterton, on Saturday, June 20, at 2 PM. A chemist at trade and photographer at heart, William Richardson took thousands of photographs from around the world in … Continued

Who’s Who and What’s What Exhibit at Westchester Township History Museum

Posted on Monday, April 22nd, 2013 in Uncategorized

Who’s Who and What’s What? is a display of unidentified photographs from the archives of the Westchester Township History Museum, 700 W. Porter Avenue, Chesterton. The exhibit will run from May 1-19.   The museum has hundreds of photographs in its archives, many of which are of unidentified dates, people, events, and/or places.  The community … Continued

The Lives and Legacies of William & Flora Richardson

Posted on Thursday, June 7th, 2012 in History, Nature

  The Westchester Township History Museum will celebrate the lives and legacies of William and Flora Richardson with a new exhibit from Saturday, June 2 to Sunday September 2, 2012. The museum, which is an educational and cultural service of Westchester Public Library, is open free of charge,  1 – 5  p.m., Wednesday – Sunday … Continued

Stars Shine for Dunes Perseid Event

Posted on Monday, August 1st, 2011 in Nature

Every 365 days, debris from the Swift-Tuttle comet hurl towards Earth at breakneck speeds.  These tiny particles come alive and light up the night sky with streaks of white, gold, or even blue.  Known today as the Perseid Meteor Shower, it is the most famous of all meteor showers.  It never fails to provide an … Continued

Stars Shine for Dunes Perseid Event

Posted on Monday, August 1st, 2011 in Nature

Every 365 days, debris from the Swift-Tuttle comet hurl towards Earth at breakneck speeds.  These tiny particles come alive and light up the night sky with streaks of white, gold, or even blue.  Known today as the Perseid Meteor Shower, it is the most famous of all meteor showers.  It never fails to provide an … Continued

Spring Out to Sunset offers family fun

Posted on Wednesday, May 4th, 2011 in Uncategorized

Residents of Northwest Indiana are used to enduring long, cold winters. That usually makes spring, and the warm weather that comes with it, a welcome change. Every year, Porter County Parks and Recreation celebrates this seasonal transformation and the approach of summer with Spring Out to Sunset. The event takes place on May 14 at … Continued

Spring Out to Sunset offers family fun

Posted on Wednesday, May 4th, 2011 in Uncategorized

Residents of Northwest Indiana are used to enduring long, cold winters. That usually makes spring, and the warm weather that comes with it, a welcome change. Every year, Porter County Parks and Recreation celebrates this seasonal transformation and the approach of summer with Spring Out to Sunset. The event takes place on May 14 at … Continued

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