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RePurpose Place of NeighborLink
Thank You for an AMAZING First Year!
We are getting ready to THANK YOU for an AMAZING first year at the RePurpose Place of NeighborLink!  The festivities have already begun! Stop in for a chance to spin for discounts or to win your purchase for FREE!  On Saturday August 29th, we will have a vendor event in the parking lot to show some of the amazing things you can repurpose into beautiful new pieces in your home or yard. From 9:00am-2:00pm, we will have 50% off storewide! None of this would be possible without the generosity of others. 

El Salto Mexican Restaurant

Annual Summerfest

Saturday, August 29 @ 4:00 pm


El Salto Mexican Restaurant is having their annual Summerfest in Valparaiso Indiana. Event starts at 4pm. There will live musical performances throughout the day, food and drink specials, face painting and more. This is a festive event for the whole family! FREE admission for everyone! You won't want to miss this summer fest!
Road to Life Church
"Fast & Furious" - August Series at Road to Life Church
Life is Happening at Road to Life Church!!! Join us this Sunday as we conclude our August series called "Fast & Furious"! KidTown will revving up for August through high energy worship, teaching, games, and more! Road to Life is a thriving church that offers cutting edge worship and teaching that is relevant to this generation. We currently meet each Sunday at Chesterton High School with services at 9 & 11AM and Sunday Evening at our new Laporte/Michigan City Campus at 6PM -located at 7056 W 450 N in Michigan City!. For more information about RTLC, 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. We hope to see YOU there!!!
Chesterton Art Center
Illiana Opening Reception at the Chesterton Art Center
The Chesterton Art Center will host the Illiana Artists Opening Reception this Sunday, August 30 from 2-4 for their 16th Annual Regional Juried Show. The show will consist of over 100 pieces from artists throughout the Midwest in a variety of mediums. Prizes will be handed out at the reception, including a First Place Prize of $500. For more information, please see the website. The Chesterton Art Center is located at 115 S. 4th St., Chesterton, IN 46304.  

St. Mary Medical Center

Symptoms & Treatment of Mitral Valve Disease

Monday, August 31 @ 6:00 pm


Mitral Valve Disease weakens the heart and may lead to heart failure. When the mitral valve isn't functioning as it should, blood flows backwards and the heart cannot supply the body with enough oxygen, causing fatigue and shortness of breath. Join Cardiothoracic Surgeon Bradford Blakeman, M.D., for a seminar discussing the symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment options for Mitral Valve Disease at 6 p.m., Monday, Aug. 31 in the Community Room at the Valparaiso Health Center of St. Mary Medical Center, 3800 St. Mary Drive in Valparaiso. To register for this free program, call 219.836.3477 or 1.866.836.3477.

Good to Go by Lucrezia
August Special!
It is the last weekend to save money on your purchase of 2 or more Fresh Ultra Premium Extra Virgin Olive Oils. Buy 2 or more any size bottle and receive 20 percent off! This offer expires August 31st. With kids back in school we are all trying to plan easy dinners. Come in this weekend Friday or Saturday to Chesterton Good To Go and also save 20 percent on packaged dry pastas! There are many styles to choose from. We also have Lucrezia's delicious Marinara Sauce available for purchase in 2 convenient sizes and Lucrezia's Veal Meatballs which are sold by the pound. Dinner done! Pasta sale is at Chesterton GTG only.   
Duneland Business Initiative Group
Taste of Duneland
Saturday, September 5 @ 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sample faire from Lucrezia Cafe, Leroy's Hot Stuff, Wagner's Ribs, So Good Island Grill, Kernals & Kones, Designer Desserts, and more!  The Taste Bandstand will feature The Mad Poets from 3-6pm and The Original Hazzard County Band headlining the evening from 7-11pm.  Lucrezia's Beer & Wine garden, and Bounce Houses for the kids!
Bleu Lotus Yoga
Weekly Family & Kids Yoga Classes at Bleu Lotus Yoga
Experience the connection that practicing yoga with your children brings! At our family yoga class, you will explore breathing and relaxation techniques, interactive yoga games and partner poses together with your child. Expose your child to the benefits of yoga early on. All levels are welcome. Both classes are excellent for kids with learning disabilities. Try either of these classes before September 3rd for only a $5.00 drop-in. Please call 210.299.9642 to register or for more information. Family Yoga - Wednesdays 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. Ages 3+. 7 week series starts September 10th. $85.00 Cost includes one child and one adult. Kids Yoga - Thursdays 5:30 - 6:45 p.m. Ages 6 to 11. 7 week series starts September 10th. $80.00
Running Vines Winery
Meet the Winemaker
Wednesday, September 16 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Do you love wine? Do you want to know more? Join us for Meet the Winemaker. You will get personalized time with our winemaker and co-owner to learn all about wines, how to pair wines with meals, specially prepared pairings, and a guided first class wine tasting. Space is limited, buy your tickets today! Have questions about Meet the Winemaker? Contact Running Vines Winery
Porter Regional Hospital
Men's Health: Maintaining a Healthy Prostate
Thursday, September 17 @ 6:00 pm
If you don't know what your prostate is or what it does, you're certainly not alone - many men don't, but really should since more than 30 million men suffer from prostate conditions that negatively affect their quality of life. Join Urologist Dr. Ashay Kparker to learn what good prostate health involves as well as how to maintain a healthy prostate and deal one of the most common problems, benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) or an enlarged prostate gland. The event will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 17 at the Porter Physician Group Southlake Office in Merrillville located at 251 W. 84th Drive. To register, call 1.800.541.1861 or click the link below.
Frontline Foundations
Hooked On Art!
Saturday, September 26 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
"The Hooked on Art - Live Street Art Festival is coming to Thomas Centennial Park on Saturday, September 26, 2015. Come see the streets of Downtown Chesterton explode with color as artists from all mediums create live street art! Plus, live music, unique shopping opportunities, and an interactive Kid's Corner, this festival is filled with fun and creativity for the entire family!"
Duneland Family YMCA
Prepare Your Child for Academic Success
The Duneland Family YMCA Early Childhood Program believes the values and skills learned early on are vital building blocks for future success in school and life. We're intentional about making learning fun by integrating the Arts, STEM, Cognitive, Physical, and Social-Emotional development objectives into the daily curriculum. We offer Preschool programs that help children learn the essential skills they'll need. Preschool is offered to children ages 6wks- 5yrs in full and half days. Our facility offers secure entrance, large classrooms, indoor & outdoor play ground, summer swimming lessons, weekly fitness class, Minds in Motion, and more. Call 219.921.0183 to schedule a tour.
What Is Round Up Savings
Want a virtual piggy bank? Visit one of Centier's Chesterton locations for more information.
Miller Bakery Cafe
Bee's Knees Bash Rescheduled for Halloween!
Saturday, October 31
Save the Date for our Bee's Knees Bash, October 31! This is to help benefit the Miller Beach Arts & Creative District. $65 includes all-you-can eat buffet, a complimentary giggle water, music, dancing, live and silent auctions and more. Support the MBACD in roaring 20s Speakeasy Style! Do you know the password? Reservations are required.
"Dance Like the Stars" - Team Orange
Saturday, November 7
Jimmy Bratsakis here, I'll be Foxtrotting for Cash November 7th! I'm inviting you to join me at the 4th Annual YMCA "Dance Like the Stars" Fundraiser! All proceeds will help fund the Annual Campaign for Financial Assistance and will be distributed to qualifying families in the form of scholarships for athletic programming, lessons, and daycare. I have been designated as Team Orange, so join our team! We have sponsorships at various levels and voting tickets. Each ticket is $5 and will buy 1 vote for me as your favorite dancer. Tickets for Dinner/Show are $65 each.