Porter County Parks Briefs, January 19, 2015

rot1Dream Circle Share
Saturday, Jan. 24th, 10am-12pm, 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.

Spring Break Camp at the Farm
Mon.-Fri., March 23-27th, 9am-3pm, Sunset Hill Farm, $115
What better way to enjoy spring break than to spend it outdoors at Sunset Hill Farm! We will have visiting animals all week as well as many other fun farmer activities! We will also have art time, archery time (weather permitting), and nature hikes around the park. Campers can range in age from 1st Grade through 8th Grade. This camp is limited to the first 40 campers. To register visit www.portercountyparks.org or call 219-465-3641.

Weekly Open Studio with Acrylics
Thursdays, 6-8pm and Saturdays 10-12pm, Sunset Hill Farm, $5
Beginners will learn basic painting techniques from an experienced painter. Seasoned artists are welcome to come and bring their own ideas for projects. All supplies provided.

Snow Shoe Rentals
January-February, Mondays 8am-2pm and Fridays 8am-12pm, Sunset Hill Farm, $5 for 4 hour rental
Enjoy the winter beauty of Sunset Hill Farm by strapping on some snowshoes and taking a hike through the great outdoors. Adult sizes are available on a first come (typically fit ages 12+), first served basis. Photo ID required

Young Artists at Sunset Hill
2nd Saturday of the Month, 1-2pm, Sunset Hill Farm, $8
Youth painting instruction for all skill levels. Participants will create and take home their project the same day. This month’s project is a “Winter Wonderland” theme.

Snowshoe Hikes
Saturdays, Jan. 31st & Feb. 28th, 10-11am, Sunset Hill Farm, $10
Join us for a guided hike on snowshoes! You will learn a little bit about snowshoes as they have developed over the years and enjoy the great scenery found only at Sunset Hill Farm. Our snowshoes fit ages 12+. Registration required-Call 219-465-3641 or visit www.portercountyparks.org.

Acrylic Painting at Hebron Public Library
Tuesday, Feb. 3rd, 11am-1pm, Hebron Public Library, $10
All skill levels are welcome to join us the first and third Tuesday of each month as we work through various painting projects. All supplies will be provided.

Healthy Foods: Reduce Inflammation
Thursday, Feb. 19th, 10-11am, Sunset Hill Farm, Free
Join a Purdue Extension Educator to learn about what foods can trigger inflammation and which ones can reduce the incidence of inflammation. Call 219-734-0203 or visit www.portercountyparks.org to register.

Cooking with Chef Billie
Wednesdays, Feb. 25th-April 8th, 6-7:30pm, Sunset Hill Farm, $65 (Ages 7 & Up) *No class March 25th*
Students will learn a variety of cooking skills, including kitchen safety. They will focus on a different dish each week that they will get to prepare, cook and enjoy! At the end of the program our Chefs will show off their new skills, preparing a dish for their parents. Maximum 12 participants. Register online at www.portercountyparks.org, or by calling 219-734-0203.