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  • Artsmith Stuido

    "The Art of Pokemon" Event

    Friday, September 9, Artsmith Studio is hosting "The Art of Pokemon", a student exhibition of sculptures, drawings, and paintings inspired by the diverse world of Pokemon. The opening reception is 6pm-8pm on Friday, September 9th. Please join us to view the student artwork and enjoy some light refreshments. For any questions, please contact Artsmith Studio at 219.405.0614 or email artsmithstudio@gmail.com


    Road to Life Church

    Happenings at Road to Life Church

    Join us as we continue our September series, "OVERTIME." Kids are learning to go "ABOVE AND BEYOND" throughout their series in KidTown through high energy worship, teaching, games and more! On Sunday, September 18, Pastor Duane VanderKlok of Resurrection Life Church will be joining us for all three services. On Thursday, October 13th Christian artist Carman will be joining us live in concert! Doors open at 6PM, event begins at 7pm. Tickets for preferred seating are available. General admission is free-no ticket required or guaranteed seating. We meet every Sunday at Chesterton High School, services at 9&11AM, and at 6PM at our La Porte/Michigan City campus. For more information about RTLC or any of our events, please visit www.roadtolifechurch.us or call 219.728.6290. You can also follow us on Twitter and Instagram @roadchurch or find us on Facebook @roadtolifechurch.


    Chesterton Art Center

    Art Comp Opening Reception

    The Chesterton Art Center will host the Opening Reception to the 2016 Art Comp juried exhibit this Sunday, September 11 from 2-4. The show will include pieces from local artists that were selected from over 100 entries. Drinks and treats will be provided at the reception, along with the presentation of the prize winners chosen from the show. For more information, contact the Chesterton Art Center at 219.926.4711. To see information about this and other upcoming events, see the website.

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    The Wholesome Cupboard

    Upcoming Events at The Wholesome Cupboard

    Tuesdays @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

    September 13 we are hosting Packable Vegan Lunches. Come and learn how to put together some vegan on the go lunches. Chickpea Salad on crackers, Lentil Taco salad, Fall Buddah bowl and more. The cost of the class is $7 and tickets must be purchased at the store, prior to the class. On September 20, our free event is Foods to Ease the symptoms of PMS and Menstrual symptoms. On September 27 & October 4 we will host Vegan Breakfast Ideas. We will be cooking up Vegan French toast, Protein balls, Breakfast sausage, and more. The cost is $7 and tickets must be purchased prior to the class. 


    Porter Regional Hospital

    Presents "Top 10 Things You Can Do for Knee & Hip Pain"

    Wednesday, September 14 @ 1:00 pm

    Have pain in your knees and hips? Join us 1 to 2 p.m. Wednesday, September 14 in the Community Room at Porter Regional Hospital to learn how to get relief. Porter's Center for Orthopedic Medicine Patient Navigator will discuss the importance of a proper diagnosis for hip and knee joint pain, anatomy of the joints and the range of treatment options - from exercise and medications to surgery. To register for our free seminar, "Top 10 Things You Can Do for Knee & Hip Pain," call 1.800.541.1861 

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    St. Mary Medical Center

    Getting Back in Rhythm 

    Wednesday, September 14 @ 6:00 pm

    People with arrhythmia conditions, where the heart beats too slowly, too fast or erratically, are at greater risk for serious conditions such as heart failure, cardiac arrest or stroke. The most common type of arrhythmia is atrial fibrillation which can lead to stroke and other heart-related complications. Join Electrophysiologist Samer Ajam, MD, for a discussion on the different types of arrhythmias and advanced treatments to get your heart back in rhythm from 6 to 7 pm, Wednesday, Sept. 14 in the Auditorium at St. Mary Medical Center, 1500 S. Lake Park Ave., in Hobart. Please use the West Entrance. To register for this free program, call 1.866.836.3477.


    Ivy Tech Community College

    Emerging Security Tech Expo

    Friday, September 16 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Time is running out to attend the first Emerging Security Tech Expo! See the newest technologies for public safety, education, industry and small business together in the Midwest for the first time. At this no cost seminar you will meet the innovators who have created these amazing security solutions. To ensure we have enough lunches, please RSVP to dave@sherifflain.com or call Dave at 219.263.3018. Attendees can also win a relic of Dillinger History! Reserve you seats today!

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    United Way of Porter County 

    Free HR Seminar 

    Friday, September 16 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

    You are invited to attend and educational luncheon seminar at the United Way of Porter County, 951 Eastport Centre Drive in Valparaiso. Learn about employer benefits and how to improve employee retention and recruiting tool; increased participation which could lead to lower group insurance costs. Also employee benefits and federally funded program that can be used to pay health insurance premiums, deductibles and co-pays while on the employer's group health insurance plan. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by Tuesday, September 13 to 219.796.9270. 

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    Frontline Foundations

    5th Annual Hooked on Art Live Street Festival

    Saturday, September 24 

    The 5th Annual Hooked on Art Live Street Art festival is a family-friendly event that fuses the community around the visual and performing arts. Held Saturday, Sept. 24 at Thomas Centennial Park in Chesterton, Hooked on Art features street chalk art competitions, live music, delicious food cooked by local churches, talented artists demonstrating their craft and selling unique artwork and creative activities for kids of all ages. 

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    The Town of Porter

    2nd Annual Crazy Legs Race Series

    Sunday, September 25 @ 9:00 am 

    Join us for the 2nd Annual Crazy Legs Race Series' 'Stache Dash 4-Miler! The race will be a 2-mile out and back course on paved streets and the Brickyard Trail with a start/finish line at Community Center at Hawthorne Park. The race will begin at 9:00am and awards will be distributed at the Community Center following completion of the course. Part of the proceeds from race registrations will benefit the Town of Porter Park Department Playground Fund. Cost is $20 before September 12 and $25 after. This event is made possible by a partnership between the Crazy Legs Race Series and the Town of Porter Park Department. 

    Click here to register.


    The Field Station Preschool

    11th Annual Golf Outing

    Sunday, September 25 

    The Field Station is hosting it's 11th Annual Golf Outing at the Brassie golf course. Our preschool is a non-profit cooperative preschool located within the National Park in Porter. The Field Station is committed to teaching preschoolers about the natural world around them and providing the opportunity to experience nature. We are currently seeking your support with Hole Sponsorships at various levels. Without our community's generous support, we would not be able to continue offering our unique preschool programs. Please contact GolfOuting@FieldStationKids.org for more information.

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    Le-Vel & The Thrive Experience

    Free, Local Event, Open to Everyone!

    Wednesday, September 28 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Join this event with these leaders!!!! This event you don't want to miss!! Free to come and learn! Happening at Round The Clock in Chesterton. The Thrive Experience is an 8 week premium lifestyle plan, to help individuals experience and reach peak physical and mental levels. Results from the THRIVE Experience are high impact, and can slightly differ for everyone-depending on which areas of your lifestyle need the most help and depending on your 8 week goal. Individuals on the Experience will enjoy premium support and benefits in the areas of: Weight Management, Cognitive Performance, Digestive & Immune Support, Healthy Joint Function Support, Lean Muscle Support, General Discomfort Relief and Age defying & antioxidant support. Thrive by Le-vel is something that's hard to explain, and challenging to describe....it's something that can only be experienced. RSVP 219.898.1382 or Deedra.johnston41@gmail.com


    1st Source Bank

    Need to Shred?

    Saturday, October 22 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

    Shredding confidential documents is an important part of your financial security. Take shredding off your to-do list on October 22 at our branch located on 1500 South Calumet Road in Chesterton! 

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    Boys & Girls Club of Porter County

    Paving the Path Towards Success

    Our Duneland Boys & Girls Club is where the next generation of leaders are being developed. This Club is paving the path to very successful futures for Chesterton youth. Individuals have the opportunity to order a brick that will be fixed in the entry-way of the Club. A brick can be customized, viewed and ordered in three sizes including the $500 Executive's Circle Brick, $250 Investor's Circle Brick, and a $100 Mentor's Club Brick. Boys & Girls Clubs of Porter County's Duneland Club is paving the path toward GREAT Futures for hundreds of children. You can too by ordering a brick and investing in our youth, one brick at a time.

    Click here to customize your brick.


    Duneland Family YMCA

    Registration Open for All Day Child Care

    Development programs for children ages 6 weeks-5 years located at 651 Morgan Ave, Chesterton IN Door #8 available Mon.-Fri. from 5:45am & 6:30pm. The facility has large classrooms, large open play gym, outdoor play area, and local playground. Children are provided snacks and a healthy lunch each day. Enrollment is available full time only for toddlers. Preschool enrollment is available full time or part time. To schedule a tour contact Melissa Griffith at mgriffith@dunelandymca.org or 921.0183.






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