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  220 Broadway :: Chesterton :: Indiana :: 46304        
 

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Nature's Cupboard

Sample Saturday!

Saturday, January 31 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

 

Stop in Nature's Cupboard in both Chesterton and Michigan City locations on the last Saturday of the month and try some of our favorite healthy snacks and talk to our knowledgeable vitamin reps.  This month we are featuring Harvest Circle Workshop's local, hand-made granola and Panos Farms local honey. Representatives from Natura Nectar Bee Propolis and Natural Factors will be in the store to answer questions and offer samples of their science based supplements. Try a cup of Teecino Tea and don't forget to enter the raffle to win an Organic Produce Box!

Indiana Dunes State Park

Dunes Birding: A Crash Course

 

Join Dunes State Park Interpreter, Brad Bumgardner, for a little introduction to all things birding. We'll cover everything from the history of ornithology, common dune birds, bird banding, leading bird walks, and more. The workshop takes place on January 31 at 2 p.m. in the Nature Center auditorium. Registration is required ($10 workshop fee) and can be made by calling the Nature Center at 219.926.1390.

Road to Life Church

Bridezillas

 
Life is happening at Road to Life Church!! Come join us as we start a new series "Bridezillas" and find out what God thinks about these bratty brides. Kids are also learning "Don't Be A Lemon Head" in KidTown USA through high energy worship, teaching, games, and more! Road to Life is a thriving church that offers cutting edge worship and teaching that is relevant to this generation. We currently meet each Sunday at Chesterton High School with services at 8:30,10, & 11:30 AM. For more information about RTLC, please visit our website www.roadtolifechurch.us or call 219.728.6290. You can also follow us on Twitter @roadchurch, find us on Facebook @roadtolifechurch, or visit us in person at the Living Room Bookstore in downtown Chesterton. See you soon!! 

Rittenhouse Senior Living of Portage

Coffee & Canvas Party

Tuesday, February 3 @ 2:00 pm

 

Rittenhouse Senior Living of Portage is hosting a Coffee & Canvas Party on Tuesday, February 3rd at 2:00. Kathy offers step by step instruction, with lots of patience and hands on help, in about 2-3 hours to create the painting. $30/person which includes a 16x20 canvas, all supplies, full coffee bar and snacks. Register by calling 219.764.2900 by January 30th.

Michigan City Mainstreet Association

Shelf Ice Brew Fest 

Saturday, February 7 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 

Over 20 Breweries from Indiana and Michigan have signed on the date and more to come, including Shoreline, Burn 'Em Brewing, Greenbush, Sun King, Mad Anthony, Evil Czech, Four Fathers, Founders, Back Road, Triton, Outliers, Function, Bell's, Figure 8, Upland, 18th Street, Ironwood, Hunters, Scarlet Lane, Peoples, Crown, Brugge Brasserie, Stone & Carson's. All event proceeds benefit the Michigan City Mainstreet Association. Enjoy samples from hundreds of brews, artisan foods and view chainsaw wielding ice carvers. Tickets are $35 general admission or $55 VIP. Click the link below to purchase tickets. 

 

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East Wind Studios

February Valentine Workshop

 

My 'All Natural' Valentine. Saturday, February 7th 2-4pm. Mary Seguin will be hosting a workshop on how to make homemade, cold-pressed soaps, lotions, body mists and bath bombs! $40; Price includes all supplies.  Sign up online or call 219.728.1647. Never been to our studio before? NEW CLIENTS RECEIVE UNLIMITED, COMPLIMENARTY CLASSES IN JANUARY! Call to inquire or JUST WALK IN! Check our schedule for classes and times.

 

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Porter Regional Hospital

PAD is Bad

Wednesday, February 11 @ 6 pm

 

It is estimated that by the age of 65, up to 20% of the population will have peripheral artery disease (PAD), a circulatory problem in which there is partial or total blockage of an artery in a leg, arm or torso. Join Interventional Cardiologist Dr. Sandeep Sehgal to learn more about how PAD is diagnosed and the best treatment options at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 11 in the Community Room at Porter Regional Hospital, 85 East US Highway 6 in Valparaiso. 

 

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Edible Arrangments

We Have What you Need for Valentine's Day

 

Edible Arrangements has what you need for Valentine's Day. Stop in at one of our locations in Portage or Valparaiso to pick up something on the run or place your order with one or our fruit experts for the perfect item to show your appreciation to your sweetie, your folks, your kids, your Grandparents or even your dog washer. Chocolate covered strawberries are our specialty! Orders yours today. We can deliver for you! Valparaiso 531.4300 & Portage 763.3600

Chesterton Art Center 

Pen & Ink Saturday Workshop

Saturday, February 14 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

 

Andrew Biancardi will be teaching a Pen & Ink workshop on Saturday, February 14 from 9- 3 at the Chesterton Art Center. Class is designed for beginners and will include techniques using the dip pen, ink wash, rapidograph pen, and permanent marker. For more information, please see the website at www.chestertonart.com. To register, give us a call at 219.926.4711. 

 

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Bartlett's Gourmet Grill & Tavern

February Fun.....at Bartlett's!

 

February 17 stop by for our 2nd Annual Fat Tuesday party with musician Gerry Hundt! We will have Mardi Gras themed food and drink specials once again! February 25 don't miss out on our Beer Dinner with Burn'EM! Five courses, six beers. This is an event you won't want to miss! Third Thursday is back! February 19 we are kicking off the season with Peter Nye. We are working on some free tastings and food specials. 

 

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ISBDC

Launch Your Own Business Workshops

 
The workshop is a first step toward owning a successful small business by helping entrepreneurs evaluate their business ideas, prepare a sound business plan, manage expectations and increase chances of accessing capital. Topics include: identifying personal objectives, skills and resources; describing your business idea and requirements; developing a sales forecast; identifying start-up expenses; estimating your operating budget; and analyzing your feasibility results. Cost is $25 per session; pre-registration is required. Thursday, February 19 from 6pm - 8pm at the Hammond INovation Center and Tuesday, March 12 from 6pm - 8pm at the Regional Development Company in Valpo.

 

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M.O.M.s Method

"Set Your Barre Higher" 

 
"Set Your Barre Higher" through Barre style M.O.M.s Method classes, Mat Pilates and Specialty Workshops. At M.O.M.s Method we are always striving to help you achieve that long, sculpted physique, and M.O.M.s secret to achieving those beautiful long limbs is stretching! To achieve these amazing benefits, join M.O.M.s this Saturday, February 31st for an hour-long Stretch and Strength Workshop in the Mind Over Matter Studio. Registration is just $20 for the hour-long session. Don't miss this relaxing workshop, sign up now online or by calling 219.929.1550. 

 

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Bleu Lotus Yoga

Two Saturday Classes!

 
Two classes now on Saturdays through March 7th! 8:30am Level 2 & 3 Hot CorePower Vinyasa. 10:00am Beginner and Level 1 heated slow flow with Lauren Niemcewicz. 

 

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In City Magazine 

6th Annual "Discover Duneland" Special Section

 

In City magazine will be partnering with the Duneland Chamber during the Spring and Summer 2015 issues for another great section for marketing venues. Chamber members are invited to participate with an ad inside this special issue. Prices are staying the same with the opportunity of multiple size of ads. The issue will be distributed throughout Northern Indiana from St. Joseph County through Lake County and SW Michigan targeting readers in many areas. Please contact Daaron@incitymag.com or call 219.898.0489 for more info.

Smiles By Arnold & Associates

Dr. Arnold Named Doctors' Choice National Award Winner

 
The Doctors' Choice National Award is given to only one Doctor's practice in the entire country. The prestigious award is based on impeccable practice credentials, outstanding leadership within the profession, and the quality and quantity of endorsements from leading dental colleagues from around the country. Dr. Arnold was awarded this honor, out of around 200,000 dentists in the United States, as well as the honor of the Doctor's Choice Award for Valparaiso and Chesterton!

United Way of Porter County

Save the Date! 5th Annual United Way Golf Classic

 
Mark your calendar for this year's 5th Annual Golf Classic, to be held on the picturesque course at Sand Creek Country Club in Chesterton! Registrations and Lunch begin at 10:30am. Shotgun start of 18-Hole Scramble begins at noon. Businesses and individuals are invited to sponsor the event, in return for great exposure while supporting a great cause. Proceeds from the Golf Classic will benefit programs at 38 Partner Agencies in the areas of Education, Health and Financial Stability. Contact Melissa at melissa@unitedwaypc.org or 219.464.3583 with any questions. 
 

Rebuilding Together Duneland

Donations Needed for April 25, 2015 Work Day

 
Rebuilding Together Duneland (RTD) is an affiliate of the nation's largest nonprofit volunteer organization, Rebuilding Together, which assists low-income homeowners by improving their quality of life through the rehabilitation of their homes. Since 1997, RTD has reinvested donations totaling over $1.17 million into helping 194 households and dozens of community projects across the Duneland area. Companies who sponsor a house can also provide volunteers for a team building experience on this year's annual work day, April 25. Material donations are also welcome. Call 219.926.3233 for more info.
 
     
 
 

 
 
 
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  220 Broadway :: Chesterton :: Indiana :: 46304        
 

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Indiana Dunes State Park

Join the Crumbly Cookie Tour

 

Winter is not the time to lay around on the couch. Grab your adventure spirit and join us for our annual Dunes Geocache Adventure on Saturday, January 17. All you need is a GPS unit and a warm jacket to take part in the fun. The day ends with a chili-dump at the Nature Center to warm your cold bones. Visit the geocache event page to learn more about the event and to register your team.

 

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Road to Life Church

Panorama

 

Life is happening at Road to Life Church!!  Come join us as we continue our series "Panorama" and learn how to see your experience through God's point of view. Kids are also learning about "The Big Picture: Seeing Things Through God's Point of View" in KidTown USA through high energy worship, teaching, games, and more! Road to Life is a thriving church that offers cutting edge worship and teaching that is relevant to this generation. We currently meet each Sunday at Chesterton Middle School with services at 8:30,10, & 11:30 AM. For more information about RTLC, please visit our website www.roadtolifechurch.us or call 219.728.6290. You can also follow us on Twitter @roadchurch, find us on Facebook @roadtolifechurch, or visit us in person at the Living Room Bookstore in downtown Chesterton. See you soon!!

East Wind Studios

Check Out the January Classes!

 

Kick off the New Year with a healthy start! We have yoga classes, meditation classes and upcoming workshops to help you begin a great year. Cleanses will be available soon as well, so stop by to check them out! Free Tuesday classes @ 6:30! Jan. 20 is Trigger Point Therapy.

 

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Chesterton Art Center 

Jewelry Classes at the Chesterton Art Center!

 

Mara Wible is offering a variety of jewelry classes during the month- including Framed Ombre Earrings on January 20, and Beginning Wire Loop Bracelet on January 27. Classes are on Tuesdays at 7:00. To see the project samples, check out the website at www.chestertonart.com. Please call to register at 219.926.4711.

 

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Bartlett's Gourmet Grill & Tavern

Improv Night with Disposable Theatre

Wednesday, January 21 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
 

Come on out to Bartlett's on Wednesday January 21st for a night of Improv! NWI's favorite improv group, Disposable Theatre, is setting up stage and it is guaranteed to be a night of laughs. We will have our full dinner menu available to you as well as some fun food & drink specials. Think ahead! This could be a great holiday gift. Click the link below for tickets.


 

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City Electric Supply

Lutron Training Day

Thursday, January 22 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
 

Learn about the new wireless pico dimming system. Adjust lights from anywhere in a space with a pico wireless control. This versatile and easy-to-use control requires no wires and is compatible with a wide variety of Lutron lighting and automated window treatment solutions. Learn how to configure for use as a handheld control, car visor control, wall-mount control or table top control! Click the link below to learn more.

 

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Chesterton United Methodist Church

Mission Spaghetti Dinner

Friday, January 23 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
 

Chesterton United Methodist Church Mission Team will be hosting an All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner on Friday, January 23 from 4:30-6:30 PM. The cost is $5 per person. Children 5 and under are free! Proceeds benefit "Westchester Meals." Chesterton UMC is located at 434 South 2nd Street. For more information contact the church office at 926.1478 or visit our website at www.chestertonumc.org.

Rita Jackson Sculptor

12th Annual Gardening Show

Saturday, January 24 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
 

Don't miss "The Show for Gardeners by Gardeners" at the Porter County Expo Center this year. Rita Jackson Sculptor will be there to showcase her fairy garden items and other gardening pieces. She will also be presenting her Valentine's Day collection as well. The Chesterton Feed and Garden Center will be giving classes on how to attend your very own fairy garden throughout the day. Admission is $10, free parking and children under 12 are free. Also enjoy 5 free tickets to exchange for seeds and free door prizes!

Porter Regional Hospital

Presents Men's Health: Maintaining a Healty Prostate 

Wednesday, January 28 @ 6 pm

 

If you don't know what your prostate is or what it does, you're certainly not alone - many men don't, but really should since more than 30 million men suffer from prostate conditions that negatively affect their quality of life. Join Urologist Dr. Kparker to learn what good prostate health involves as well as how to maintain a healthy prostate and deal one of the most common problems, benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) or an enlarged prostate gland at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 28 in the Community Room at Porter Regional Hospital, 85 East US Highway 6 in Valparaiso. 

 

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Rittenhouse Senior Living of Portage

Coffee & Canvas Party

Tuesday, February 3 @ 2:00 pm

 

Rittenhouse Senior Living of Portage is hosting a Coffee & Canvas Party on Tuesday, February 3rd at 2:00. Kathy offers step by step instruction, with lots of patience and hands on help, in about 2-3 hours to create the painting. $30/person which includes a 16x20 canvas, all supplies, full coffee bar and snacks. Register by calling 219.764.2900 by January 30th.

Michigan City Mainstreet Association

Shelf Ice Brew Fest 

Saturday, February 7 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

 

Over 20 Breweries from Indiana and Michigan have signed on the date and more to come, including Shoreline, Burn 'Em Brewing, Greenbush, Sun King, Mad Anthony, Evil Czech, Four Fathers, Founders, Back Road, Triton, Outliers, Function, Bell's, Figure 8, Upland, 18th Street, Ironwood, Hunters, Scarlet Lane, Peoples, Crown, Brugge Brasserie, Stone & Carson's. All event proceeds benefit the Michigan City Mainstreet Association. Enjoy samples from hundreds of brews, artisan foods and view chainsaw wielding ice carvers. Tickets are $35 general admission or $55 VIP. Click the link below to purchase tickets. 

 

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Curves

New Year & New Location!

 

Curves of Chesterton is excited to announce effective Monday January 5th they will open at their new location at 1587 S Calumet Rd. The New Year is bringing NEW 30 minute circuit classes offering exercises that will improve balance, stability and core strengthening. We will also continue to have total body workouts with Jillian Michaels. Join January 1st to March 31st and receive a first visit discount of 50% off the enrollment fee with a minimum 12 month contract. Call 219.929.5592 to schedule your free consultation. 

Duneland Family YMCA

Make Your Valentine Happy! Take Your Sweetheart to the Dance!

 

The 2015 Sweetheart Dance will be held at Sand Creek Country Club on Saturday, February 7th at 6:00pm. Enjoy dinner and dessert, open bar, silent auction, dancing and lots of fun. All proceeds support the Duneland Y Scholarship Fund. Don't miss the chance to dance with your Sweetheart! For more information, call the Front Desk at 219.926.4204. Make your reservations now!

PBS Companies 

25 of Extensive Experience in Design/Build & Construction Management

 
PBS Companies specializes in the Design/Build and Construction Management method of construction delivery. With 25 years of extensive experience in commercial, industrial, religious and municipal projects, we can help you build your next project! Our team of experienced designers, builders and business management professionals are ready to provide a building solution for you. We would be honored to discuss how we might best serve your needs. Call us at 855.672.4010.

 

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Epic Limo Inc.

Epic Limo has Acquired Cedar Mill Limousine!

 

Epic Limo Inc. is pleased to announce that it has acquired Cedar Mill Limousine of Crown Point. This is a merger of two innovative and professional companies. By combining two market leaders in both Lake and Porter County, we will be uniquely positioned to provide superior service and a diverse fleet of luxury vehicles to choose from. Operating solely under EPIC LIMO INC. you can continue to rely on the same professional, courteous, and luxury service you have become accustomed to. Epic Limo is proud to be serving Northwest Indiana.

 

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Duneland Chamber of Commerce

Volunteer Opportunities

 

Are you looking for a fun and meaningful way to give back to your community? VNA of Porter County Meals on Wheels is looking for volunteers to deliver meals in the Chesterton area. Deliver as few or as many times per month that you'd like. Meal delivery is Monday-Friday between 11:00am and 12:30pm, and volunteers must be 18 or over with a valid driver's license. Contact Stephanie Swearington at 531.8006 or sswearington@vnaportercounty.org for more details!

     
 
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