Valparaiso Community Schools month-long celebration of the arts and creativity in schools will Spring into the Arts! They will showcase the intersections of art, technology, education, and history,...Read More
Featuring dwarf plants and model steam engine trains, the exhibit showcases the impact steam engine trains had on early 19th century US railroads. Check the website for special...Read More
Hike the three tallest sand dunes on the southern shore of Lake Michigan: Mt. Holden, Mt. Jackson and Mt. Tom. This is a self guided, signed challenge that can be done any time of the year. There is...Read More
Jon Hook is a ceramic artist in LaPorte, where he creates sculptural and functional pottery. Andrea Peterson is an internationally exhibiting artist and educator. Her work is multifaceted exploring...Read More
Ernst Schwidder's principal medium is carved mahogany wood, but he designed objets d'art in repousse, metal sculpture, fabric art, concrete and stone. He collaborated in executing his designs with...Read More
Current Valparaiso University art students display works at the Brauer Museum of Art. Held in the museum's Wehling and McGill Galleries. This exhibit is free and open to the public.
In 1909, Porter County farmer Myron Benedict was plowing his field when he came across what appeared to be a massive tooth. It was harvest season, and the busy farmer threw the tooth in a corncrib...Read More
Bring your toddlers for a nature-themed story followed by a related activity or craft. Pre-registration is required. Held every other Wednesday; Jan. 18, Feb. 1 & 15, March 1, 15 & 29, April...Read More
There will be thousands of books of all sorted and spread throughout a number of rooms and hallways on the second floor of the library. Prices for newer and special books will be individually marked....Read More
This student-directed production is a modern romantic comedy about a marriage and a dog. A street-smart mixture of lab and poodle, Sylvia becomes a major bone of contention between husband and wife.
The Drowsy Chaperone is a musical that revolves around a lonely, melancholy man in his apartment as he tries to cheer himself up by listening to a recording of his favorite 20's musical. Watch as...Read More
Shirley Heinze Land Trust will host an educational bus tour of its nature preserves. Staff, board members and guest speakers will provide insights on land conservation and the ecology, geology, and...Read More
Enjoy hands-on family activities in the park's west end Visitor Center, especially the new Nature Play Zone where unstructured play in nature is the tradition. Help feed the center's resident turtles...Read More
Indiana Dunes State park will offer a special themed weekend to explore the natural and cultural resources in the dunes from a glamping perspective. Glamorous camping, or glamping, is a way to...Read More
Stop in to see the aircraft, talk with instructors and take a tour. Lunch is provided. There will be deals, prizes and discounted Discovery Flights.
Did you know the Indiana Dunes has a 15-mile coastline with sandy beaches, more than 70 miles of hiking trails and more than 350 species of birds? Explore the Indiana Dunes, then shake off the sand south of the dunes with great lodging, dining, shopping and attractions.