Walk Dawn of the Dunes-Half Marathon Training Program
Thursdays at Sunset Hill, Aug 7, 14, 21 at 6pm
Sundays, Locations TBD, Aug 24 – Oct 19 at 7 a.m.
Spots Still Available!
Do you want to do something amazing? This 12 week program will guide, coach, and encourage you – helping to fulfill your goal of completing a half marathon – Dawn of the Dunes in Gary, IN on Sunday, October 26th.
You must be able to walk 3 miles in 45 minutes. Includes race registration and t-shirt, weekly training schedule, check-ins, workout tips and motivational emails. Open to men and women 18 years or older.
Duneland Photography club
Tuesday, September 2, 7-9pm, Sunset Hill Farm
Club members meet monthly to discuss topics related to photography. Topics range from camera basics to post processing of pictures. For more information email DunelandPhotoClub@gmail.com.
Acrylic Painting at Hebron Public Library
1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month, next session September 2, 11am-1pm, Hebron Public Library, $10
All skill levels are welcome to attend this art class under the guidance of our experienced instructor, Shirley Massey. Participants aren’t required to attend both monthly sessions in order to finish a project but are welcome to attend both in order to advance their skills. A painting surface will be provided.
Wednesday, September 3, 10-11am, Sunset Hill Farm, Free
Educators from Purdue Extension will provide tips and techniques for cooking with all of the different vegetables that you grow in your garden.
Dream Circle Share
Saturday, September 6, 12-2pm, Brincka Cross Gardens, $10
Come share and explore your dreams in a safe, non-judgmental setting. Take time to consider what wisdom your dreams may offer for your future. Instructor: Dr. Joyce Scully
Saturday, September 6, 10-12, Brincka Cross Gardens, $20
Joyce Scully, PhD Psychology, will provide an intimate and supportive environment in which to decode your dreams. Learn tips for remembering and recording dreams and recognizing common symbols.
Youth Cross Country
Thursdays, September 4-October 16, 5-6pm, Sunset Hill Farm, $45
Boys and Girls (ages4-12) of all skill levels are welcome to participate in the Porter County Parks Cross Country Team. This program will introduce children to the fun and satisfaction of running. Children will run with youngsters their own age and run age appropriate distances. Boys and girls will be in separate divisions. The cross country course will take you up and down hills, over fields, and through Rogers Lake Wood and Sunset Hill Farm County Park. Porter County Parks will be competing against the Valpo Parks and Valpo YMCA team. Meets are Saturday mornings-September 27, October 4, 11 and 18th.
Yoga at the Park
Saturdays, September 13-November 1, 8:30-9:30am, Sunset Hill Farm, $45/Series or $7/class
Join our certified instructor for Hatha yoga class with an optional vinyasa flow sequence. The class will stimulate the musculature through breath and movement and is the perfect way to start the day by preparing both body and mind. All levels welcome. Instructor: Annie Boyd
Boot Camp at Sunset Hill
Saturdays, September 20-November 1, 7:15-8:15am, Sunset Hill Farm, $42/Series or $7/class
Come to Sunset Hill to participate in a fun and invigorating exercise program to help shape a better version of you! Class will be held outdoors (indoors for inclement weather). Instructor: Sal Anzalone
Mondays & Wednesdays from June-October, 10-12pm, Sunset Hill Farm, Free
Meet the Park Horticulturist at Sunset Hill to help plant, weed and maintain the garden and ask your own gardening questions.
Mondays, 6-7:30pm, Brincka Cross Gardens, $7
Join our Cynthia Smith each Monday at Brincka Cross Gardens to learn the ins and outs of meditation, which will focus on both the mind and body.
Year Round Run Club
Tuesdays/Thursdays, 8-9 a.m., Sunset Hill Farm, Free
Join the Sunset Hill Run Club for a run to discover the beauty of Sunset Hill. The length of the run varies but will traverse grass, hills and woodland trails.
Women’s Walk Club at Sunset Hill Farm County Park-Sponsored by Porter Regional Hospital
Tue/Thur, 8-9am, Sunset Hill Farm, Free
Come to Sunset Hill for a walk on the challenging terrain of the park. The walk will traverse grass, hills, and woodland trails. Must be 18 years or older. For more information or to register call 219-734-0203 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunset Dog Walkers at Sunset Hill Farm County Park
Tue/Thur, 10-11am, Sunset Hill Farm, Free
Bring your 4-legged friend on a leash for a walk on the trails at Sunset Hill Farm. The walk will offer wellness information and encouragement for the dogs and their walkers. Must be 18 years or older. For more information or to register call 219-734-0203 or email email@example.com.
Weekday Walk at Sunset Hill Farm County Park
Wednesdays, April 23-Oct.29, 6pm, Sunset Hill Farm, Free
Come to Sunset Hill for a walk on the challenging terrain of the park. The walk will traverse grass, hills, and woodland trails. Open to men and women 18 years or older. For more information or to register call 219-734-0203 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Weekly Open Studio with Acrylics
Thursdays, 6-8 p.m. and Saturdays, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., Sunset Hill Farm, $5
Beginners will learn basic painting techniques from an experienced acrylic painter. Seasoned artists are also welcome to come and bring their own ideas for projects. No personal supplies needed.