Duneland Chamber Express, May 16, 2014

By: Duneland Chamber of Commerce Last Updated: May 16, 2014

rot1Miller Bakery Cafe
The Ultimate Food & Beer Pairing
Sunday, May 18 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Three Kings, an ultimate food and beer pairing experience brought to you by Miller Bakery Cafe, 18th St. Brewery and Three Floyds Brew Pub. One night only we're offering a four-course menu from Three Floyds Chef Pat Neibling, an appetizer reception by Miller Bakery Cafe, and live music by Marco Villarreal. Beer courses include exclusive brews from 18th St. Brewery and Three Floyds. Reservations required. 219.427.1446.

Road to Life Church
Join Us for Our May Series!
We have already seen a HUGE response in our current series "HOLY SHIFT...Change is Coming!' and it's only been two weeks! Come experience a Holy Shift in your life at Road to Life Church! Road to Life is a growing church that currently meets each Sunday at Chesterton Middle School. We recently added an extra service, so you now have 3 to choose from - 8:30, 10:00, and 11:30 AM. If you have kids, bring them along to experience KidTown USA, where they will learn through high energy worship, teaching, games, and more! For more information about RTLC and any of our events, please visit our website 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 located in downtown Chesterton. We look forward to seeing you soon!!

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Rittenhouse Senior Living
Free Lunch & Learn Series
Join us for a 3-part series as we navigate the HEALTHCARE MAZE. When a diagnosis is given whether it is Cancer, Dementia, Stroke or any chronic illness and you are a caregiver trying to understand the changes caused by the illness there are questions and concerns you might have. The series is open to all community members, caregivers and health care professionals. Free lunch will be provided to those that register. Register for the series by calling 219.764.2900.

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East Wind Studios
Join Us!
Purchase a class card this month, receive 20% off a grooming package and a FREE NAIL CLIPPING from Coco's Canine Cabana! FREE TUESDAY NIGHTS at 6:30pm! Join us May 20 for Natural Cures for Headaches. Our upcoming workshops include Zen and Canvas (5/20) enjoy an enchanted evening as we laugh and learn to paint with Kathy Eckert. Chakra Cleanse Yoga (5/24) start your summer season off right with a yoga practice to cleanse your 7 chakras and sweat out toxins with a vinyasa detox. Hot Yoga is Saturdays from 12-1pm. Advanced Registration is strongly encouraged. Space is limited! 219.728.1647

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Chesterton Art Center
New Classes!
Andrew Biancardi will kick off a new session of Cartooning on Wednesday, May 21 from 6:00-7:30. This 6-week class is perfect for beginning and intermediate artists. Andrew will discuss a variety of styles of cartooning with the techniques to accompany them. Also, MaryAnn Pals will be offering a 4-week Intermediate Pastel class on Wednesday, May 28 from 7-9 p.m. In class, she will be focusing on a variety of subjects such as trees, flowers, water and clouds. For more information about either class, or to register, please contact the Chesterton Art Center at 219.926.4711. A full list of adult classes can be seen on the website.

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

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Duneland Exchange Club
11th Annual Frog Hunt
Saturday, May 31 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Duneland Exchange Club's 11th annual Frog Hunt will be from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, May 31 at Sunset Hill Farm County Park, in conjunction with the Porter County Wildlife Management Advisory Board's Celebration of Wildlife. Saturday's Frog Hunt activities include a tadpole hunt for children age 5 and younger and a frog hunt for everyone. Find any of the 50 "pretend" frogs hidden along the park trails and share in cash prized valued from $10 to $500. The cost for adults 16 and older to participate in the frog hunt is $10. The cost is $5 for children 5 to 16. All children participating in the hunt must be accompanied by an adult--for more info click the link below.

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Duneland Family YMCA
Friday Family Fun Nights
The Duneland Y is excited to announce Friday Family Fun Nights beginning on Friday, June 6 from 6-8pm with an Indoor/Outdoor Family Sports Challenge Tournament to kick it off! Family Fun Nights is a wonderful opportunity to encourage spending quality time together, learn new skills, build healthy habits and create lasting memories together as a family and a community. Not only is it exciting, it's affordable. The cost is $15 per family (Y members) and $30 per family (non-members).

Porter Regional Hospital
To Present Healthy Hustle 5K Run/Walk
Saturday, June 7 @ 8:00 am
Porter Health Care System will present the Healthy Hustle 5K Run/Walk at 8 a.m., Saturday, June 7 at Sunset Hill Farm County Park 775 Meridian Road Valparaiso. Proceeds from the event will benefit Lakeshore Paws. The entry fee for the 5K Run and noncompetitive 5K Walk is $20. Short sleeve T-shirts are guaranteed to those registrations received on or before May 26. Race day registration is $25. Registrations postmarked after May 26 will be considered late and returned to sender for race day registration. To register for the Healthy Hustle, click the link below.

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Chesterton Fire Fighters
2nd Annual Wheelchair Ramp Golf Outing
Thursday, June 12
The International Association of Fire Fighters Local 4600, Chesterton Firefighters, is hosting our 2nd annual golf outing at the Brassie Golf Club. The proceeds from the event will benefit the Wheelchair Ramp Project. At this time we are also seeking event sponsors! We have tree levels of sponsorship available. Another way of participating is by donating Door Prizes that will be distributed during the awards portion of the event. Your participation in our event would be greatly appreciated! Contact Eric Camel at ecamel@chestertonfire.org or call CFD at 219.926.7162 for more information.

Taltree Arboretum & Gardens
Picnic en Blanc
Saturday, June 28
Tickets on sale now! Come and join the fun with an elegant outdoor affair of food, fanfare and entertainment! Dress in white. Bring a picnic dinner. Tours. Party favors. Music and dancing. Click on the link below to purchase your tickets now.

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Post-Tribune
Help Support PHS's Athletic Department!
The Portage Athletic Department will once again team up with the Post-Tribune for the 2014-15 school year. The Post-Tribune will be contacting many local businesses to offer advertising in our athletic programs. These programs will be distributed free of charge to fans entering all of our Fall-Winter home contests at PHS. We will be handing out over 3,500 programs this year at over 140 home events. Please consider this opportunity to offer your support to our athletic department. If you have any questions, please contact Kelly Bermes at 764.6051.

Tube City IMS, LLC
Free Fill!
Tube City IMS, LLC, a leading service provider to the steel industry, offers Indiana #53 graded material, 1.5" minus, for open-graded and unpaved applications for driveways, lanes, and unpaved parking lots. This material is offered at NO CHARGE. The plant is located at Port of Indiana in Portage. All you need to do is supply a truck and you are set. Steel Slag aggregates have been sold commercially in the United States for over 90 years, and Tube City IMS currently sells over 3M tons annually from 48 operating sites in North America and Canada. These materials are completely environmentally compliant. Trucking can be provided through Brad Parry Excavation from Chesterton. Mr. Parry can be reached at 219.405.5823. Any questions about material applications, please call Richard Russell, Manager of Aggregate Sales, at 219.384.6884.

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Duneland Chamber of Commerce
Do You Recycle?
The Duneland Chamber of Commerce is looking for a nonprofit business or group that would benefit from our recycling. We are looking for someone to pick up our recycling once every other week. If you or someone you know will benefit from this please call the Chamber at 219.926.5513.