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Geocache Adventure at Indiana Dunes State Park, Jan. 20

January 18, 2018

The Indiana Dunes State Park Nature Center will be hosting a Geocache Adventure on January 20 from 10:30am-5:30 pm CST. Using GPS units, participants will travel the park and nearby Duneland area while completing outdoor challenges.

“This annual event is a sure way to cure any winter cabin fever! All…


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Meet your Neighbors: Laura Verheaghe

January 17, 2018

Meet Laura Verheaghe! Laura is originally from LaGrange IL. She moved to Chesterton 20 years ago after living in Chicago because she fell in love with the downtown gazebo and the small town feel. Laura has 3 kids and 3 dogs. She is the owner of Red Cup Cafe in…


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Instagram scavenger hunt with prizes starts today!

January 15, 2018

Feature photo by: Laura Niemiec

Looking for some fun? Head to Ambler Flatwoods in Michigan City for an Instagram Scavenger Hunt. Dig the Dunes has teamed up with Shirley Heinze Land Trust, Save the Dunes and Burn Em Brewery for this fun, “get outside, then get online” adventure!

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