10 Fun Things to Do this Weekend in Northwest Indiana: November 14-16, 2014


The holiday season is starting to peak it's little head out as snow begins to fall in Northwest Indiana. Winter is coming, but there's still plenty to do this weekend with a number of fun events and fundraisers below!

And as always, if you have an event going on, let us know by shooting us an email at share@ideasinmotionmedia.com with details!

Humane Society Calumet Area Hosts Girls Night Out - Holiday Edition
Paws Resale Shoppe will keep its doors open late for a special night of shopping and pampering on Friday, November 14 during Humane Society Calumet Area (HSCA)’s Girls Night Out - Holiday Edition. The event takes place from 5 to 9 p.m. at the resale shop, 8149 Kennedy Ave, Highland. The evening features shopping, wine tasting, complimentary nail polish changes and massages by Don Roberts School of Hair Design students, tarot card readings, raffle prizes, food and more. The first 75 attendees will receive a goodie bag.

MCAS Art Teacher Exhibit Opens Friday, November 14th
 Eight Michigan City Area Schools art teachers will exhibit their work in a show called “Inspired: Inspire” at the Lubeznik Center for the Arts, November 14 – December 28. “We are inspired through our own work and we use that inspiration to inspire our students,” explains Karrie Harbart. Don’t miss this show, which will feature 2-D and 3-D works by Holly Beadles, Rita Cochran, Jean Everspaugh, Thomas Friend, Karrie Harbart, Kelly Tokoly, Susanne Vigen, and Cheri Whitler.

Rittenhouse of Valparaiso 2014 Holiday Bazaar set for Saturday, November 15th  T
his Saturday from 9am - Noon, Rittenhouse Senior Living of Valparaiso is hosting a Holiday Bazaar! Come and shop our fantastic selection of over 12 vendor booths to get a head start on your holiday shopping. We will also have a coffee bar, bake sale and live musical entertainment for you to enjoy at the bazaar. All bake sale proceeds will be donated to the Hilltop Village Food Pantry of Valparaiso. Our very own Rittenhouse Cookbook will be for sale as well - these make excellent gifts! This event is FREE and open to the public... You don't want to miss this!

Porter County Expo Center to Hold 2014 Indoor Garage Sale
The Bargain Hunter's Fantasy Returns at the Porter County Expo Center 2014 GIGANTIC INDOOR GARAGE SALE on Saturday, November 15 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Three heated buildings with over 33,000 square feet and hundreds of booths packed full of bargains just for you! Bring your shopping bags and totes, because you will not go home empty handed. Admission is ONLY $2.00, and children 10 and under are free!

2nd Annual Hospice Artisans’ Holiday Gift Boutique
Jump start your holiday shopping with an enticing array of quality handcrafted merchandise at the Friends of Hospice second annual Hospice Artisans’ Holiday Gift Boutique. Shoppers will find unique paper goods, fine hand knit accessories, polymer clay and beaded jewelry, fabric bags, children’s toys, as well as, an incredible selection of artisan designed greeting cards and special displays for stocking stuffers, teachers, pet lovers, and more! The 2nd Annual Hospice Artisans’ Holiday Gift Boutique will take place on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at Cloister in the Woods at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church located at 1101 Park Drive in Munster. Doors will open at 9:30 a.m. and the shopping will take place until 4:00 p.m.

LCSO News: Symphonic Voices Reimagined
The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra combines brilliant instrumental voices with dazzling singing for an evening that celebrates 20 years of Maestro Bauman as the music director! The Fall kick-off concert for a season titled "Voices ReImagined" may raise the roof of the La Porte Civic Auditorium on November 15 beginning at 7:30 pm. This concert is typical of the type of stimulating and inspiring program that fans of Music Director Philip J. Bauman have come to enjoy. For this concert, the audience will experience a fusion of an accomplished Midwest orchestra, a classically trained trio from Chicago and a high school choir that will be joining us from a celebrated arts school in Gary.

Knights of Columbus Hosting a Wine and Beer Tasting Event
The Knights of Columbus is having a wine & beer tasting fundraiser for our charities. It is to be held on November 15th. from 6:00pm till 10:00pm in the school hall at Nativity of our Savior Church and School at 2949 Willowcreek RD., Portage IN. 46368. Tickets are $30.00 per person and $50.00 per couple. Tickets at the door are $35.00. Door prizes , silent auction, refreshments, entertainment call Ron at 762-8416 for tickets or info.

UFC Viewing Party at Majestic Star Casino
UFC Viewing Party: Saturday, November 15 from 6:30PM – Midnight, Heavyweight Title Fight UFC 180: Cain Velasquez vs Fabricio Werdum "Vai Cavalo" will be aired on all televisions inside Lakeshore Lounge.

Hobart Lions Club Pancake Breakfast at Trinity
Please come out and join the Lions Club Pancake Breakfast at Trinity , Sunday, November 16th from 7-11am.

Purdue North Central Sinai Forum Presents An Afternoon With John King
The Purdue University North Central Sinai Forum continues its 61st season Sunday, Nov. 16 with An Afternoon With John King, CNN chief national correspondent and anchor of “Inside Politics.” This, and all remaining sessions of the season, will be at the Stardust Event Center at the Blue Chip Casino in Michigan City. All sessions begin at 4 p.m. Doors open at 3 p.m.