Upcoming Educational Events in Porter County
|Aukiki River Festival - 08/23/2014 - 08/24/2014|
Aukiki River festival over 350 years of history of the Kankakee River at Baum's Bridge in south Porter County. Historical music, period themed food and more.
|Dunes Ecology: Focus on Reptiles and Amphibians - 03/28/2014 - 03/29/2014|
This in-depth, overnight workshop will take participants into the field to monitor the health of themany species of wetland amphibians and reptiles. Register online before March 17th.
|Hummingbird Banding Demonstrations - 08/09/2014|
The Indiana Dunes State Park Interpretive Services and Friends of Indiana Dunes will be hosting a special day of bird banding at the Indiana Dunes State Park Nature Center. Join in on this magical experience!
|Northwest Indiana Earth Day Celebration - 04/19/2014|
Visitors can connect with dozens of exhibitors, learn about the environment, purchase green products, enjoy entertainment, and participate in activities in this celebration of the planet.
|Owl Banding in the Dunes - 10/13/2014 - 11/16/2014|
Join naturalists for the 6th year of Saw-whet Owl Banding at Indiana Dunes State Park.
|Perseid Stargaze and Snoring on the Sand! - 08/09/2014|
Indiana Dunes State Park Interpretive Services will be hosting its Annual Perseid Meteor Stargaze at the Indiana Dunes State Park beach pavilion. It's the only night of the year that you can stargaze and sleep on the beach.
|Taltree Railway Garden - 04/01/2014 - 10/31/2014|
Taltree's most intricate formal garden features a microclimate of conifer and dwarf woody plants and model steam engine trains. Showcasing the impact steam engine trains had on early 19th century U.S. railroad history.