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Chesterton United Methodist Church
Mission Spaghetti Dinner
Friday, November 20 @ 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 20 from 4:30-6:30 PM. The cost is $5 per person. Children 5 and under are free! Proceeds benefit "Shop with a Cop." This program serves children from birth to 17 years old in the Duneland Community. Police officers take these children shopping at Kmart for Christmas gifts for themselves and their entire families. Chesterton UMC is located at 434 South 2nd Street. For more information contact the church office at 926.1478 or visit our website.
Waterbird Banquet Center
Don't Get Stuck Inside This Winter!
Spend time outside the house and enjoy local live Music, Comedy, and Dancing as we welcome you to our Winter Showcase.  The Tom Foolery Fun Show presents 'JDRF: Laugh to a Cure' a Fundraiser on Friday, November 20th.  Enjoy a relaxing Holiday this Thanksgiving as we offer a traditional Thanksgiving Buffet from 12p-3p on Thursday, November 26th.  Sample local live music plus headliner CHESTER BROWN on Friday, November 27th.  NWI's hottest Improv Group 'Disposable Theatre' will leave you in stitches as they take the stage on Saturday, November 28th & December 26th.  Kick 2015 to the curb as we welcome 2016 at our New Year's Eve Party! Live Music, Party DJ's, Appetizer Buffet, and Premium Bar.  Visit our facebook page or call 219.928.1514 for additional information.
Jacob's Ladder Pediatric Rehabilitation
Lights Up Sound Down
Are you ready to watch The Peanuts Movie with us this Saturday?! We can't wait! Be sure to join us for Lights Up Sound Down, our monthly family movie fun day for those with special needs. We turn the lights up and the sound down, so all can enjoy the movie! Join us afterwards for lunch, crafts, and activities! Cost is $5 per person and the event is open to the public. Taking place this Saturday 11/21 from 10am-1pm at the Portage Imax. Click the link below to reserve your seat!
Rittenhouse Senior Living of Portage
Vera Bradley Bingo
Saturday, November 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Come play Bingo for your chance to win some great Vera Bradley items. Attendees will play 20 games of Bingo on Saturday, November 21 from 1-3.  Additional cards can be purchased and try your chances at a 50/50 raffle. Many great Vera Bradley purses and bags to choose from! All proceeds will be donated to Bonner Senior Center, Maria Reiner Center and St. Agnes. Tickets are $20/advance, $15/seniors, $25/door. Tickets can be purchased at Rittenhouse Senior Living of Portage or by calling 219.764.2900.
Road to Life Church
"The Blessed Life" - November Series
Join us at Road to Life Church this Sunday as we continue a live simulcast with Robert Morris from Gateway Church for the November series, "The Blessed Life." Kids will come ALIVE in KidTown USA through high energy worship, teaching, games and more throughout their series, "Happy Campers."  Road to Life is a thriving church that offers cutting edge worship as well as teaching that is relevant to this generation. We currently meet every Sunday morning at Chesterton High School with services at 9 and 11AM and Sunday evening at 6PM at our La Porte/Michigan City campus. For more info 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 and Instagram @roadchurch or find us on Facebook @roadtolifechurch.  
Serenity Salon & Spa
Holiday Open House
Sunday, November 22 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Once again, we will showcase the latest holiday hairstyles, make-up and nails. There will be complimentary hair and skin consultations and demonstrations along with "Holiday Look" make-up tips. In addition, there will be complimentary chair massages and complimentary polish changes with a nail care purchase. There will be incredible promotions ONLY available at the open house, hourly drawings for prizes and holiday treats offered! If you bring a friend who has not been to Serenity before, you will receive a $10 referral voucher that day to use toward any retail purchase!
East Wind Studios
Give the Gift of Health This Year!
We have gift certificates just in time for the holiday season. Free Tuesday Class at 6:30pm. November 24 is Yoga. December 1 is Treating Low Back Pain and December 8 is Meditation. Upcoming workshops include 10 week Tai Chi Series: Yang Style 24 with Jane Cooperman. Mondays at 5:30pm, January 4th - February 22nd. $125 get $25 off if purchased before January 1st. 
Bailly Elementary School
Christmas for Kids
We are looking for local businesses to "sponsor" a child or families in need and try to provide them with as much as we can for each family. If you are interested in being a part of our program, please see the information below. Please email Katie Masi, katie.masi@duneland.k12.in.us or Amy Annen, amy.annen@duneland.k12.in.us,  by Wednesday, November 25th. A detailed list of the child's age, sizes, and special wish will be given to you. All donations are to be dropped off at Bailly Elementary School. Call 219.983.3670 for more information.
Eco Inspire Your Holidays at Chelle's in Chesterton
Come Visit Chelle's located at 211 Broadway Ave. in Chesterton for some great sale prices all day on November 27 through November 29. Chelle's and their Green Garage neighbor carry rescued furniture, eco fashions, and houseware items for the conscious minded. Skip the malls and shop small this holiday season! Shop early for the best savings: Fri & Sat 40% OFF from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m., 30% OFF from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., 25% OFF from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., 20% OFF from 2 p.m. to close. Sunday is 20% OFF all day. (*only 20% off furniture) Have something specific in mind? Give us a call at 219.728.6942 or visit us at www.LoveChelle.com . Hours: Friday 9am-7pm; Saturday 9am-5pm; Sunday 12pm-4pm.
Chesterton Art Center
Holiday Open House at the Chesterton Art Center
On Saturday, November 28, the Chesterton Art Center will host a Holiday Open House, featuring a bake sale from St. Elizabeth Orthodox Church as well as holiday gift shopping, a make 'n take art project and even letters to Santa! The hours are 10-8 and all are welcome! For more details, see the website. 
Chesterton Duneland Kiwanis Club
Hometown Holiday Celebration
Chesterton Duneland Kiwanis will again be in attendance at the annual Hometown Celebration on Saturday, November 28th. We will be selling Hot Chocolate and in support of the Toys for Tots program. Bring a new unwrapped toy for the kids and you will receive your hot chocolate for free!
Symphony of Chesterton
Veterans Benefit Eligibility
Tuesday, December 1 @ 4:00 pm
Symphony of Chesterton is pleased to host a complimentary seminar discussing Veterans benefit eligibility and costs associated with assisted living. Light refreshments will be served. This free event will take place Tuesday, December 1st at 4:00 pm at Sand Creek Country Club, 1001 Sand Creek Drive, Chesterton, IN. RSVP is requested prior to November 27th to 219.713.4170.  
Mindful Nourishment
Make 'n Take Holiday
Thursday, December 3 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Many of us spend a large amount of money on convenient pre-made products for personal care which are full of harmful chemicals. What we put on our body is just as important as what we put in it. What if you could make your own products at home? Not only will you have control over what is in those products, you can also save A LOT of money! Each Mindful Nourishment Make 'n Take Workshop will not only give you the recipes but the knowledge you need to make your own products at home. At this Holiday themed Make 'n Take workshop, you will be making items that include Homemade Vanilla Extract, Spice Mixes/Rubs, Whipped Butter and Bath Salts. Cost is $40/person. 
Boulder Ridge Equine
Authentic Reconnection
Friday, December 4 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Need to re-center before the holiday season is in full swing? Join the Boulder Ridge and our friends at Barn Sante for a day of wellness. The Authentic Reconnection workshop provides foundational information on how our brain and breathing works and how they influence what we do, think and feel.  We will offer tools on how to better use our brain to change thinking patterns and how to breathe more effectively to feel calmer. The horses will assist us in putting this into practice and teach us how to relax and communicate in a more effective way with ourselves and others.  
Housing Opportunities
Annual Don Quijote Benefit
Sunday, December 6 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
All you can eat buffet featuring the BEST Spanish cuisine, live music, silent auction, raffle, & more! Tickets are $35.00 each and can be purchased at online. The purpose of the annual Don Quijote Benefit is to make a difference in our community by raising funds and awareness about the Spring Valley Shelter at Housing Opportunities.  For nearly 5 years Housing Opportunities has provided housing for homeless children, families, and individuals of Porter County at this Valparaiso location. Don Quijote is located at 119 E Lincolnway in Valparaiso!
Porter Regional Hospital
Santa & Mrs. Claus To Make a Special Visit
Thursday, December 10 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Porter Regional Hospital would like to invite members of the community to visit Santa and Mrs. Claus in the hospital's lobby. There will be complimentary hot chocolate, sweet treats and candy canes for guests to enjoy, as well as Christmas caroling featuring the Portage High School Choir. Porter Regional Hospital is located at 85 East US Highway 6 in Valparaiso. "Santa's visit supports Porter's Toys for Tots drive, and we are encouraging those who attend to bring a new, unwrapped toy for the drive," said Porter's Community Programming and Senior Circle Coordinator, Karin Birchel. "These toys will be distributed to less fortunate children in the community to help make Christmas a happy holiday for all." Birchel also suggests parents bring their cameras for an opportunity to take a photo with Santa.
Prompt Ambulance
Breakfast with Santa!
Saturday, December 12
Join us December 12 at the County Line Apple Orchard for a Breakfast with Santa to benefit the Salvation Army! Let us share with you a great experience for your family. Activities will include a photo with Santa, Holiday breakfast, petting zoo, character visits, ornament decorating, live music by the Salvation Army Brass Band and free raffle ticket entry to win a Playstation 4!  Cost is $12 pre-registration, 3 years old and under are free! Visit us at TasteOfCare.net to register now. Have a Happy Holiday!
PBS Companies
Design/Build/Construction Management
We specialize in the Design/Build and Construction Management method of construction delivery. If you are ready to build, expand or renovate your current space, we are ready to walk you through the process! With our extensive experience  in commercial, industrial, religious and municipal projects, we can help you build your next project. Our team of planning, design and construction professionals will partner with you to help your organization achieve the solution you desire Contact us today 855.672.4010.
Revolutionizing Business Phones for the Way You Work
Our clients have been requesting a business phone with a "find me- follow me" feature, for people who are on the go! Comcast has introduced COMCAST BUSINESS VOICE MOBILITY LINES. Never miss an important call again and no need to give out your personal cell phone number. Calls from mobility are listed as your Office caller ID and you can transfer calls back and forth to your office seamlessly. Please Contact Dianne Burge for further information at 219.210.9990.
Reprographic Arts Inc.
Signs, Banners, Screening, Embroidery & More!
We offer superior service and quality at a competitive price. Fast and precise turnaround is our trademark. Using our many years of experience and resources, we offer quality products, on-time production, and installation to fit most business needs. From concept to completion, we will incorporate your specific needs and ideas into your project. We can use your artwork and layouts, or we will custom design to meet your needs. www.reprographicarts.com
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