Events for the month of June 2012 in Porter County
|Michiana Kennel Club - 06/20/2012 - 06/24/2012|
All breed dog show.
|Popcorn Cluster Dog Shows - 06/20/2012 - 06/25/2012|
Five days of dog shows with over 150 breeds. Confirmation and performance competitions. Only pre-registered dogs are allowed.
|Summer Fling Horse Show - 06/01/2012 - 06/04/2012|
Everything for the horse enthusiast.
Arts and Crafts
|Fairy Garden Demonstration at Thomas Library - 06/27/2012 - 06/28/2012|
Learn how to create a unique fairy garden that can be updated and decorated all year round.
|Gabe's World for Adults - 06/19/2012 - 06/20/2012|
Adults now have the opportunity to enter Gabe's World of unusual creature crafts at Thomas Library in Chesterton.
|Gabe's World for Young Adults - 06/13/2012 - 06/22/2012|
Gabe's world is a unique craft series for young adults (grades 6-12).
|Jewelry Making Demonstration - 06/24/2012 - 06/25/2012|
The Beverly Shores Historical Museum and Gallery is hosting a jewelry making demonstration and consultation by talented, local artist Wendy Marciniak.
|Illiana Garden Railway Society - 06/23/2012 - 06/24/2012|
Eggs-actly on June 23, 2012 there will be a plethora of G- Scale model Eggliners zipping up and down.
|Mad About Mysteries Presents the Mysteries of Elizabeth George - 06/13/2012 - 06/14/2012|
Mad About Mysteries explores the writings of favorite mystery authors.
|Summer Outdoor Movies - 06/12/2012 - 08/01/2012|
Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy outdoor movies under the stars!
|Summer Rhapsody Music Festival - 06/16/2012 - 08/27/2012|
The event that opened the park last year is back and we've added 9 additional concerts to make this a summer long event! We will open the season with the Summer Rhapsody Festival Orchestra on Saturday, June 16 at 7pm with a tribute to American fi
|Valparaiso Community/University Band at Hawthorne Park - 06/13/2012 - 06/14/2012|
Westchester Public Library's summer concert series continues at Hawthorne Park in Porter with Valparaiso Community/University Band.
|Your Feet in the Sand, a Book in Your Hand: Summer Reading for Young Adults and Adults @ WPL - 06/10/2012 - 07/08/2012|
Summer Reading at Westchester Public Library begins on June 10. The easiest reading program you'll ever be part of!
|Book Signing - 06/09/2012 - 06/10/2012|
Noted oncologist Dr. Carol Westbrook will answer questions and sign copies of her new book.
|Children's Calligraphy at Hageman Library - 06/19/2012 - 07/18/2012|
Children in grades 4 and up are invited to Hageman Library to learn the beautiful art of Calligraphy.
|Conversational Spanish for Teens & Adults at Hageman Library - 06/18/2012 - 07/12/2012|
Vivian Draves will teach a Spanish class for teens and adults at Hageman Library, Porter.
|Hola! Spanish for Grades 3-6 at Hageman Library - 06/06/2012 - 07/12/2012|
An 8-week introductory Spanish program for kids in grades 3-6.
|Social Networking Class at Thomas Library - 06/28/2012 - 06/29/2012|
Bits and Bytes is a computer education series offered by Westchester Public Library, Chesterton.
|Summer Safety Fest - 06/15/2012 - 06/16/2012|
Hosted by Porter Police, Fire, Public Works & Parks Departments.
Environment / Nature
|Singing Sands Star Show - 06/23/2012 - 06/24/2012|
Star gazing from the Indiana Dunes State Park Beach Pavilion.
|Greek Festival - 06/15/2012 - 06/18/2012|
Enjoy food, music, and drinks while sampling a wide array of delicacies.
|Chesterton's European Market - 05/05/2012 - 10/28/2012|
Chesterton’s European Market provides a strong tradition of quality shopping and live entertainment within a festive community experience.
|Portage Community Farmer's Market - 06/03/2012 - 10/01/2012|
The Portage Community Farmer's Market is a great place to buy fresh picked produce, breads, jams, jellies, hand made pastries and much more.
|Schoolhouse Shop Farmer's Market - 05/04/2012 - 10/07/2012|
Labriola artisan bread, gourmet foods, gifts; candies, contemporary apparel at Dune Clothiers, cards & stationery, floral shop, toys & games, home accents, patio plate lunches.
Food / Beverage
|9th Annual Summer Benefit - 06/02/2012 - 06/03/2012|
9th Annual Summer Benefit supporting the Shirley Heinze Land Trust at Sand Creek Country Club.
|Eat Up Wine Down - First Thursdays - 11/03/2011 - 12/07/2012|
$5 Food and Drink Specials at Valpo Dining Restaurants the First Thursday of EVERY Month.
|Taltree Sixth Annual Gala - 06/08/2012 - 06/09/2012|
Taltree Arboretum & Gardens hosts its sixth annual fundraising Gala.
|Beaches and Resorts - 06/15/2012 - 08/16/2012|
The Beverly Shores Historical Museum and Art Gallery will feature a new exhibit.
|Historical Festival - 06/23/2012 - 06/24/2012|
Portage Community Historical Society event.
|Tools Exhibit - 04/13/2012 - 07/23/2012|
Porter County Museum's exhibit on all types of tools from the last two hundred years.
|Wolf Mansion Tours - 04/27/2012 - 12/24/2012|
Wolf Mansion Victorian Italianate, built in 1875, is listed on the national historic register.
|Brother of All - 05/25/2012 - 06/10/2012|
Chicago Street Theatre is thrilled to share resident playwright Jim Henry's (The Angels of Lemons, Backwards in High Heels) latest work with audiences for the first time.
|Lunchtime Cabaret: Stephen Sondheim - 06/06/2012 - 06/07/2012|
Stephen Sondheim, a Broadway musical composer and lyricist is always pushing the envelope, redeveloping the ordinary, and stretching the mind of audiences.
|Music in the Park - 06/19/2012 - 08/28/2012|
Music in the Park Concert Series. Come out to a free concert at Woodland Park starting June 17th and continuing every Tuesday till the end of August.
|OKLAHOMA! - 06/01/2012 - 06/11/2012|
Rodgers & Hammerstein’s OKLAHOMA! Music by Richard Rodgers, book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein. Audience Requested!
|Play: "Over the River and Through the Woods" - 06/08/2012 - 06/24/2012|
A wonderful family comedy.
|Portage Summer Music in the Park - 06/12/2012 - 08/29/2012|
Summer Music in the Park will be presented each Tuesday night.
|Summer Bandstand Concert and Family Film Series - 06/08/2012 - 08/11/2012|
An old-fashion concert series featuring a variety of traditional music, followed by a movie suitable for family viewing.
|Huge Rummage Sale - 06/16/2012 - 06/17/2012|
Portage Community Historical Society event