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Duneland Chamber Express, November 14, 2014

By: Duneland Chamber of Commerce Last Updated: November 14, 2014

rot1Road to Life Church
God's Promise Ifs

Life is happening at Road to Life Church! Join us this Sunday for our November series, "God's Promise Ifs." Road to Life is a thriving church that meets every Sunday at Chesterton High School with services at 8:30,10,and 11:30 AM. Our student ministry, The Avenue, will also be happening Sunday evening at the Boys and Girls Club. Grades 5-8 will meet at 6 PM and HIgh School will begin at 7:30. This is open to all youth! For more information about RTLC or any of our events, please visit our website www.roadtolifechurch.us or call 219.728.6290. You can also follow us on Twitter @roadchurch, find us on Facebook @roadtolifechurch, or stop by and visit us in person at the Living Room Bookstore located in downtown Chesterton. See you soon!

East Wind Studios
Free Tuesday Classes!

Free Tuesday Classes at 6:30pm! November 18 is Reflexology. November Workshop: Yoga for the Neck and Shoulders. November 21 from 4pm - 5:30pm; Come relieve the stress that builds up in your body before the holidays begin. Cost is only $25! Call us at 219.728.1647 for more info.

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Hot Diggity Dawg
Handmade Holiday Market
Wednesday, November 19 at 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Hot Diggity Dawg is hosting Handmade Holiday Market at our new location inside The Main Street building 119 S. Calumet in Chesterton. Maralee.Designs, Action Creative, Exceptional Eggs, Photo Boxes by Joann, Green Housewives Bath Company. Enjoy our great food and listen to selections from Joann Casbon newest poetry book "A Little Humor" while doing some holiday shopping.

Porter Regional Hospital
Battle of the Blood Sugar
Wednesday, November 19 at 6:00 pm

Pre-diabetes - higher than normal blood sugar that may lead to type 2 diabetes - is on the rise, leading to an increased risk of heart disease, stroke, kidney damage and more. Endocrinologist Dr. Ashley Therasse will discuss the importance of healthy blood sugar levels and how to prevent the onset of type 2 diabetes at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 19 in the Community Room at Porter Regional Hospital, 85 East US Highway 6 in Valparaiso.

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Opportunity Enterprises
7th Annual ARTability Show
Thursday, November 20 at 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for the 7th Annual ARTability Show! Held again at Framing Concepts, located at 219 Broadway in Chesterton, IN, this event showcases the original canvas paintings by the very talented artists of OE. The canvas will be sold by silent auction using bid-by-text technology provided by Auctions by Cellular, so bring your cell phone! Ceramic artwork will also be sold during the event. Click the link below for more information and to see a sneak peak of the paintings this year.

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Ashley's Jewelry by Design
Ladies Night Out
Thursday, November 20 at 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The annual fun and fabulous event at Ashley's Jewelry By Design on Thursday, November 20 from 6 to 9pm. Find the perfect Christmas gift for someone special, or choose exactly what you want for Christmas, so you can tell your "someone special". See all your friends, and meet some new ones, too! Enjoy prizes, refreshments and appetizers provided by Sage Restaurant, and live music. This is a DO NOT MISS event. For more information, call 219.926.9039.

Chesterton United Methodist Church
Mission Spaghetti Dinner
Friday, November 21 at 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Chesterton United Methodist Church Mission Team will be hosting an All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner on Friday, November 21 from 4:30-6:30 PM. The cost is $5 per person. Children 5 and under are free! Proceeds benefit "Shop With A Cop." Chesterton UMC is located at 434 South 2nd Street. For more information contact the church office at 219.926.1478 or visit our website through the link below.

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Red Cup Cafe & Deli
Thanksgiving Pies

Red Cup Café & Deli will be making pies for the holiday season! Choose from apple, pecan or pumpkins pies. Please order by Friday, November 21st. Call 219.929.1804 or stop by to place your order. Red Cup is located at 115 Broadway in Chesterton.

Serenity Salon & Spa
Holiday Open House
Sunday, November 23 at 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Serenity will be showcasing the latest and greatest holiday hairstyles, make-up and nails. We will also be offering complimentary hair and skin consultations along with "Holiday Look" eye or lip make up. There will be incredible promotions ONLY available at the open house! We will be having hourly drawings for fantastic prizes and there will be wonderful holiday treats offered to top off the fun! If you bring a friend who has not been to serenity before, you will receive a $10 referral voucher!

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WaterBird Spa
Thanksgiving Buffet
Thursday, November 27 at 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

We will be offering a traditional Thanksgiving spread with all the fixins. For questions, prices, or to make your reservation call Brian at 928.1514 or email him at info@waterbirdevents.com. The WaterBird will also be hosting an Improv Comedy show on Saturday, November 29th, 2014. Break out of the house this Thanksgiving weekend and stuff yourself with laughs. Northwest Indiana's own Improv Comedy Group, Disposable Theatre will be taking the Stage. There will be a premium cash bar, light appetizer menu, and plenty of comedy! Tickets are $15 per person.

Chicago Street Theatre
Are You Ready for the Peanuts Gang!

Get your tickets now for a brand new stage adaptation of A Charlie Brown Christmas! Based on the 1966 Classic TV Special, the Peanuts Gang is a delight for audiences of young and old alike! Experience the show everyone knows and loves with its jazzy Vince Guaraldi score and "Christmas Time is Here." The show begins right after Thanksgiving on Friday, November 28 and runs through December 21. Call the box office at 219.464.1636 x 1 or click the link to purchase tickets.

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Popolano's
Looking for the Perfect Gift Idea?

The holidays are a time for family gatherings and Popolano's is a perfect place to get together. We are taking reservations for both dine-in and caterings. Also, for the perfect gift we have our gift card promotion going on now. Purchase a total of $100 and get a $20 card for free! Call us at 219.926.2229 to make your reservations.

Curves
Rest of the Year FREE!

Curves is offering the REST Of The YEAR FREE to new members who sign a Fitness membership on their first visit starting November 1 through December 31, 2014. Enrollment fee is required along with a 12 month contract. Curves offers Curves Workouts with Jillian Michaels, new lifestyle apparel, protein bars & dessert bars as well as state-of-the-art circuit equipment. Call 219.929.5592 for details & to schedule your FREE consultation.

Chesterton Art Center
One-of-a-kind Gifts!

Looking for unique, local gifts this year? Look no further than the Chesterton Art Center! We have a wonderful collection of artwork and gift items from a very talented pool of local artists! Stop by to make a dent in your Christmas list anytime weekdays between 11-4, or Saturdays 10-2.

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East Wind Acupuncture
Give the Gift of Health

Gift baskets and gift certificates are now available! Give the gift of health this holiday season. Why wait for the new year to get healthy? Start today! Reach us at 219.395.9928.

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Tube City, IMS, LLC
Reduced Prices on 3" Base Material, No Charge Fines

Tube City IMS, LLC, a leading service provider to the steel industry, is offering reduced prices on 3"X1.5" base material, from $2.25nt to $1.00nt and No Charge Indiana graded #53's, at our Portage, IN location inside the Port of Indiana. EAF steel slag is a renewable product that is environmentally compliant and makes excellent open-graded fill material. All you need to do is supply your own truck for the #53's, or call to set up an account for the 3"X1.5" material. If you require a truck to deliver the material, call Brad Parry Excavation from Chesterton at 219.405.5823. If you have any questions, please call Richard Russell, Manager of Aggregate Sales, at 219.384.6884.

Kernels & Kones
Holiday's Approaching Quickly...

We have delicious Hand-Made Butter Crunch Toffee as well as Turtles available in Gold Boxes for your Holiday gift giving! Also available is a variety of Gourmet Flavored Popcorn in Holiday Tins. Don't forget the Gourmet Caramel Apples like the Turtle Apple, Apple Pie Apple and Butter Crunch Toffee Apple just to name a few! Stop by or give us a call to see how we can help you WOW your clients and family with these wonderful treats! We are located at 56 Indiana Avenue in Valparaiso or phone us at 219.299.2940.

PBS Companies
Anker Trucking Under Construction!

PBS is proud to be the Design Builder for Anker Trucking, Inc. New construction is underway with a 3,500 square foot storage and workshop facility. By the time we are finished with this project, Anker will also gain 2 new exterior canopy structures to protect trucks while being stored outside. This project will be complete in January 2015. Our planning, design and construction team would be honored to discuss how we might best serve your needs.

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Mindful Nourishment
Let Mindful Nourishment Do the Planning for you!

Are you tired of trying to plan out healthy meals for you and your family only to spend hours sorting through recipes? Are you tired of the same old "go-to" meals that you eat week after week? Do you want someone to do all the planning for you? Mindful Nourishment Meal Plans will provide you with a new meal plan every week based on the Mindful Nourishment philosophies of eating clean, REAL, seasonal, plant-based (with some animal protein) foods and living the 80/20 lifestyle. Along with the meal plan, you will receive a detailed grocery list organized by section and type of store. Let us do the planning for you! For more information on Mindful Nourishment's Clean-Eating Meal Plans click the link below.

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Dunes Learning Center
Winter Open House
Saturday, January 10 at 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Don't let the shorter days and cooler temperatures keep you inside. Visit Dunes Learning Center for afternoon of outdoor fun, plus an indoor "campfire" featuring live music, cookies and cocoa. Spread the word and come ready to play! Enjoy different activities throughout the day, starting at 11am and lasting until 3pm. Visit the website or call 219.395.9555 for more information.

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