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08/01/2015 - 9:00am to 11:00am

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Kemil Beach
27 N. East State Park Road
Beverly Shores, IN 46301
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/01/2015 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Douglas Center
100 N. Lake Street
Gary, IN 46403
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/01/2015 - 11:00am to 3:00pm

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Douglas Center
100 N. Lake St.
Gary, IN 46403
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/01/2015 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Pinhook Bog
700 North Wozniak Road
Michigan City, IN 46360
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/01/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Join our monthly hiking club. A naturalist will lead a vigorous, two-mile hike on our trails.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

08/02/2015 - 9:00am to 11:00am

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Dunewood Campground
Dunewood Parkway and Golfwood Road
Beverly Shores, IN 46301
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/02/2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Form a team and test your architectural skills in the nature play zone.  Fun prizes will be awarded throughout the day.  You can arrive anytime between 10 and 3 to start your masterpiece.

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Douglas Center
100 N. Lake St.
Gary, IN 46403
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/02/2015 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
meet at Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center
1215 N. State Road 49
Chesterton, IN 46304
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/02/2015 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center
1215 N. State Road 49
Chesterton, IN 46304
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/02/2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Bailly Homestead & Chellberg Farm
Mineral Springs Road between U.S. 20 and Highway 12
Porter, IN 46304
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/02/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Take a Sunday stroll with a ranger through Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's Miller Woods. The trail features one of the rarest habitats in the country, black oak savannah.

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Douglas Center
100 N. Lake Street
Gary, IN 46403
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/02/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Have you ever wondered what life was like 200 years ago?  Visit our cabins and find out what Illinois' pioneers expierenced.  

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

08/05/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

08/07/2015 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Enjoy the beach with a campfire after hiking 2.5 miles form the Douglas Center to the beach.  Relax with smores, stories and a sunset. Hike with a ranger at night back to the center.

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Douglas Center
100 N. Lake St.
Gary, IN 46403
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/07/2015 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Dunewood Campground Amphitheater
Dunewood Parkway and Golfwood Road
Beverly Shores, IN 46301
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/08/2015 - 9:00am to 10:30am

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Great Marsh Trail
Beverly Shores, IN 46301
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/08/2015 - 10:00am to 11:00am

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Dunewood Campground
Beverly Shores, IN 46301
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/09/2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Learn some basic fishing skills and drop a line into Marquette Park.  Equipment provided. Children under 18 years do not need a license.  Meet at the Marquette Park lagoon.

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Marquette Park Lagoon
Gary, IN 46403
Cost:
free if under 18; otherwise buy a fishing license
Member Organization:

08/09/2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Bailly Homestead
Chellberg Farm
Porter, IN 46304
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/09/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Take a Sunday afternoon stroll with a ranger through Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's Miller Woods.  The trail features one of the rarest habitats in the country, black oak savannah.

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Douglas Center
100 N. Lake Street
Gary, IN 46403
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/12/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

08/14/2015 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Location:
Indiana Dunes Natinal Lakeshore
Dunewood Campground Amphitheater
Dunewood Parkway and Golfwood Road
Beverly Shores, IN 46301
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/15/2015 - 9:00am to 11:00am

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Kemil Beach
27 N. East State Park Road
Beverly Shores, IN 46301
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/16/2015 - 10:00am to 2:00pm

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Marquette Park Lagoon
Gary, IN 46403
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/16/2015 - 10:00am to 11:30am

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center
1215 N. State Road 49
Chesterton, IN 46304
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/16/2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Bailly Homestad
Chellberg Farm
Porter, IN 46304
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/16/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Many invasive plants are taking over our forest preserves.  Join us as we cut brush to help restore biodiversity to Sand Ridge.  Come dressed in long pants and boots.  

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

08/19/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

08/21/2015 - 7:30am to 9:00pm

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center
1215 N. State Road 49
Porter, IN 46304
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/22/2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Paul H. Douglas Center, 100 N. Lake Street

Location:
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

08/22/2015 - 9:00am to 11:00am

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Kemil Beach
27 N. East State Park Road
Beverly Shores, IN 46301
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/22/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Location:
Rainbow Beach Park
3111 E. 77th St.
Chicago, IL 60649
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

08/22/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Join us on a search for amphibians and learn to identify different species.   Dress for the weather and be prepared to hike at least one hour.  

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

08/26/2015 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Attend a short naturalist-guided hike, slideshow presentation or meet one of our captive wildlife residents up close and personal.

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

Calumet Stewardship Initiative
08/28/2015 - 4:30pm to 09/11/2015 - 4:30pm

Location:
Environmental Education Center
2405 Calumet Avenue
Hammond, IN 46320
Cost:
No charge

08/29/2015 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

Celebrate our 99th birthday and learn about the early harrowing days of establishing our National park Service.

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Douglas Center
100 N. Lake St.
Gary, IN 46403
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/29/2015 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm

Enjoy a 3 mile round trip evening hike under the rare blue moon and learn about the moon cycles while listening for evening critters.

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Douglas Center
100 N.Lake St.
Gary, IN 46403
Cost:
free
Member Organization:

08/30/2015 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm

You're invited to learn more about fur trading in the Calumet region during the 1820s.  Real fur and skins will be available to see and touch.  

Location:
Sand Ridge Nature Center
15891 Paxton Ave.
South Holland, IL 60473
Cost:
FREE

09/20/2015 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Sunday, Sept 20, 1pm-4pm

131 E. Dunes Highway (Hwy 12), Beverly Shores, IN

Location:
Cost:
TBD
Member Organization:

09/25/2015 - 1:00pm to 09/27/2015 - 2:00pm

Join the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, the Dunes Learning Center and the Environmental Education Association of Indiana for the EEAI conference held at Indiana Dunes this year.

Location:
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
The Dunes Learning Center
700 Howe Road
Chesterton, IN 46304
Cost:
varies
Member Organization:

09/26/2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Paul H. Douglas Center, 100 N. Lake Street

Location:
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

Calumet Stewardship Initiative
09/26/2015 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Location:
Hammond Environmental Education Center/William Powers State Fish & Wildlife Area
2405 Calumet Avenue, Hammond
12949 S Avenue O, Chicago
Hammond/Chicago, IN 46320
Cost:
No charge

09/26/2015 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Location:
Rainbow Beach Park
311
Chicago, IL 60649
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

Calumet Stewardship Initiative
10/02/2015 - 4:30pm to 10/23/2015 - 10:00am

Location:
Calumet College of St. Joseph
2400 New York Avenue
Whiting, IN 46394
Cost:
No charge

Calumet Stewardship Initiative
10/17/2015 - 8:30am to 4:30pm

Location:
Calumet College of St. Joseph
2400 New York Avenue, Whiting, IN 46394
Whiting, IN 46394
Cost:
No charge

Calumet Stewardship Initiative
10/23/2015 - 12:00am to 12/12/2015 - 4:00pm

Location:
Calumet College of St. Joseph
2400 New York Avenue, Whiting, IN 46394
Whiting, IN 46394
Cost:
No charge

10/24/2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

9:00am-12:00pm October 24th Paul H. Douglas Center, 100 N. Lake Street

Location:
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

11/05/2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Thursday, Nov 5 from 6-8pm

State Park Address: 1600 N 25 E, Chesterton, IN 

Location:
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

11/28/2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

9:00am-12:00pm Paul H. Douglas Center, 100 N. Lake Street

Location:
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

12/26/2015 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

Paul H. Douglas Center, 100 N. Lake Street

Location:
Cost:
Free
Member Organization:

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