Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

In the Area

June 22-July 2 — Canterbury Summer Theatre, “Streakin’ Thru the ‘70s!,” Canterbury Theatre, 807 Franklin St. Times: 2 p.m. Wed.-Thur., 7:30 p.m. Fri., 6:30 p.m. Sat. Tickets: (219) 874-4269, info@canterburytheatre.org. Info: www.canterburytheatre.org

June 23 — Summer Reading Weekly Events: Family Movie & Craft, 10 a.m., Michigan City Public Library, 100 E. Fourth St. Movie: “Finding Dory.” Free. Info: (219) 873-3049.

June 23 — Michigan City Municipal Band, 7:30 p.m., Washington Park’s Guy F. Foreman Bicentennial Amphitheater.

June 23 — Arts in the Park, LaPorte’s Fox Park, Truesdell Avenue. Visions of Santana (Santana Tribute Band)/7 p.m.; preconcert: Lakeshore Performing Arts/6 p.m. June 22: LaPorte City Band/7 p.m. Info: contact@artsintheparklaporte.com

June 23, 28 — Maker Cart Pop Up, 4-5 p.m.,   Coolspring Library Branch, 6925 W. County Road 400 North. Info: www.laportelibrary.org

June 24 — MCPL Podcast Episode Release, 9 a.m., through Michigan City Public Library. Link: Buzzsprout, www.mclib.org/podcast

June 24 -— Friday Afternoon at the Movies: “West Side Story,” 2 p.m., Michigan City Public Library, 100 E. Fourth St. Free. Info: (219) 873-3049.

June 24-26 — Fellowship Fest, Pioneerland at LaPorte County Fairgrounds, 2581 W. Indiana 2. Info: https://fellowshipfest.org/flfwpr49/

June 25 — Cookie decorating, 10-11 a.m., Long Beach Community Center, 2501 Oriole Trail. Cost: $10. Registration: longbeachactivities@gmail.com

June 25 — July 4th Kiddie Parade, 11 a.m., Seventh & Franklin streets to library. Free registration: www.emichigancity.com/1247/Kiddie-Parade

June 25 — Interactive Movie at the Library, 1-3 p.m., Meeting Room B @ LaPorte County Public Library, 904 Indiana Ave. Info: www.laportelibrary.org

June 27 — Michigan City Messiah concert, “A Sacred Journey,” 3:30 p.m., St. Mary the Immaculate Conception, 411 W. 11th St. Free; donations accepted @ www.MCMessiah.com

June 28 — Readers Corner — Book Club, 6-7 p.m., Coolspring Library Branch, 6925 W. County Road 400 North. Info: www.laportelibrary.org

June 29 — Roosevelt Pipe Organ Series, Rhonda Edgington, 12:15 p.m., Christ Church, 531 Washington St. Info: (219) 608-5358.

Through June — Work by local artist Edwin Levitin, Michigan City Public Library, 100 E. Fourth St. Info: (219) 873-3049.

Through June — Local artist Elda Rundzaitis, The Legacy Center Gallery @ Queen of All Saints Catholic Church, 1719 E. Barker Ave. Legacy Center hours: 6 a.m.-8 p.m. Mon.-Thur., 6 a.m.-6 p.m. Fri.-Sat., 6 a.m.-3 p.m. Sun.

Through July 2 — “God of Carnage,” Dunes Summer Theatre, 288 Shady Oak Drive, Michiana Shores. Times: 7 p.m. Fri.-Sat./2 p.m. Sun. Tickets: $25, $20 (students/seniors). Reservations: (219) 879-7509, www.dunesARTS.org, or buy at door.

Through Oct. 21 — “moniquemeloche presents…,” Lubeznik Center for the Arts, 101 W. Second St. Opening reception: 5-8 p.m. July 1. Info: www.LubeznikCenter.org/Events

First and Third Mondays — Singing Sands Toastmasters Club, 6:30-8 p.m., Senior Health/Wellness Center (old hospital ER, Barker/Buffalo).

Mondays in June — Needle Arts Club, 5:30-7 p.m., Michigan City Public Library, 100 E. Fourth St. Info: (219) 873-3049.

Tuesday in June — Makerspace: open lab hours, 3:30-5 p.m., Michigan City Public Library, 100 E. Fourth St. Info: (219) 873-3049.

Fridays and Sundays through June — Mount Baldy Summit Hike, 5-6:30 p.m. Fridays/9-11 a.m. Sundays. Meet @ parking lot off U.S. 12, Michigan City. Info: (219) 395-1882, www.nps.gov/indu

Saturdays — Turn Up Dance Fitness with Stacy G., 8:30-9:30 a.m., Mullin Elementary School (outside). Cost: $5 paid at class.

Saturdays in Michigan City — Michigan City Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-noon, Eighth & Washington streets. Info: farmersmarketmichigancity@gmail.com

Saturdays in LaPorte — LaPorte Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Lincolnway parking lot next to Mucho Mas. Info: laportefarmermarket@gmail.com

Sundays in June — Bailly/Chellberg History Hike, 2-4 p.m. Parking: Bailly/Chellberg parking lot, off Mineral Springs Road between U.S. 12/20, Porter. Info: (219) 395-1882, www.nps.gov/indu

In the Region

June 23 — Wetland Wander, 10-10:40 a.m., Indiana Dunes State Park, 1600 N. County Road 25 East, Chesterton. Info: (219) 926-1390.

June 23 — The Common Concert Series, 7-9 p.m. EDT, Buchanan, Mich. Entertainment: Blue Water Ramblers. Info: The Common - Buchanan, MI on Facebook.

June 23 — Cracker, 8 p.m. EDT, The Acorn, 107 Generations Drive, Three Oaks, Mich. Tickets: general/$45, reserved/$70. Reservations: www.acornlive.org

June 23, 30 — Chellberg Farm Open House, 1-3 p.m., Mineral Springs Road parking lot between U.S. 12/20, Porter. Info: www.nps.gov/indu, (219) 395-1882.

June 24 — Beach Fun Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., West Beach, 376 N. County Line Road, Gary. Info: www.nps.gov/indu, (219) 395-1882.

June 24 — Bird Buffet, 9-9:30 a.m., Indiana Dunes State Park, 1600 N. County Road 25 East, Chesterton. Info: (219) 926-1390.

June 24Nature Scavenger Hunt, 2-3 p.m., Indiana Dunes State Park, 1600 N. County Road 25 East, Chesterton. Info: (219) 926-1390.

June 24 — The Newports’ Last Dance, 8 p.m. EDT, The Acorn, 107 Generations Drive, Three Oaks, Mich. Tickets: general/$20, reserved/$45. Reservations: www.acornlive.org

June 25 — Logs to Lustrons Tour, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Bailly Homestead/Chellberg Farm parking lot, Mineral Springs Road parking lot between U.S. 12/20, Porter. Cost: $30/adults, $25/Indiana Landmarks members, free/children 16 & younger. Reservations: www.Logstolustronstour2022.eventbrite.com, (317) 639-4534.

June 25 — An Owl-some Amble, 8:30-10 p.m., Indiana Dunes State Park, 1600 N. County Road 25 East, Chesterton. Info: (219) 926-1390.

June 26Prickly Pear Promenade, 9-10 a.m., Indiana Dunes State Park, 1600 N. County Road 25 East, Chesterton. Info: (219) 926-1390.

June 26 — Folk Music at the Farm with Save the Tunes, 5-6 p.m., Chellberg Farm, Mineral Springs Road parking lot between U.S. 12/20, Porter. Info: www.nps.gov/indu, (219) 395-1882.

June 26 — Sunday Simmer Sessions at the Box (host: Andrew Fisher), 5:30 p.m. EDT, The Box Factory for the Arts, 1101 Broad St., St. Joseph, Mich. Tickets: $10. Info: https://boxfactoryforthearts.org

June 28 — The J.D. Marshall Shipwreck Story, 10-10:40 a.m., Indiana Dunes State Park, 1600 N. County Road 25 East, Chesterton. Info: (219) 926-1390.

June 28Bridgman (Mich.) Public Library Zoom program, Diana Raab & Writing for Bliss: A Seven-Step Plan for Telling Your Story and Transforming Your Life, 6 p.m. EDT. Zoom link: www.bridgmanlibrary.com

June 29Abbie Thomas Band-Midwest Made, 7 p.m. EDT, The Acorn, 107 Generations Drive, Three Oaks, Mich. Tickets: general/$15, reserved/$40. Reservations: www.acornlive.org

Through July 3 — Michiana Annual Arts Competition, Box Factory for the Arts, 1101 Broad St., St. Joseph, Mich. Info: https://boxfactoryforthearts.org, https://facebook.com/boxfactoryarts

Through Oct. 2 — “WIRED: The Rise (and Fall) of Electric Cars,” The Studebaker National Museum, 201 Chapin St., South Bend. Hours (Eastern): 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat., noon-5 p.m. Sun. Admission: $10/adults, $8.50/seniors 60+, $6/youth ages 6-18. Info: www.studebakermuseum.org, (574) 235-9714.

Through Oct. 30 — “The Avanti: America’s Most Advanced Automobile,” The Studebaker National Museum, The Studebaker National Museum, 201 Chapin St., South Bend. Hours (Eastern): 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Sat., noon-5 p.m. Sun. Admission: $10/adults, $8.50/seniors 60+, $6/youth ages 6-18. Info: www.studebakermuseum.org, (574) 235-9714.

Tuesdays through June — Ranger’s Choice Hike, 2-4 p.m., Indiana Dunes Visitor Center, 1215 N. Indiana 49, Porter. Info: (219) 395-1882, www.nps.gov/indu

Wednesdays in June — Sunset Around the Fire at the Pavilion, 8-9 p.m., Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk, 100 Riverwalk Road. Info: (219) 395-1882, www.nps.gov/indu

Thursdays in June — Sunset Paddle at Marquette Lagoons, 6-8 p.m., Gary’s Miller Beach neighborhood. Limit 20 participants. Reservations: (219) 395-1882.

Thursdays in June — Southwest Michigan Symphony Orchestra 2022 Summer Pop Up Concert Series, 4 p.m. EDT, Maud Preston Palenske Memorial Library, 500 Market St., St. Joseph, Mich. June 23: Quartet (Irina Kagan, Nic Orbovich, Sean Diller, Sara Thomas). Info: www.smso.org

Saturdays in Chesterton — European Market, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., Broadway & Third Street. Info: (219) 926-5513.

Vickers Theatre Now Showing: “Jazz Fest: A New Orleans Story.” Not Rated. Times: 6 p.m. June 23, 3 p.m. June 24-26, 6 p.m. June 27. Also: “Benediction.” Rated PG-13. Times: 6 p.m. June 24-26, 2:45 p.m. June 27. Also: Paintings by Annie Hickman (June 30-late August). All times Eastern. Theater address: 6 N. Elm St., Three Oaks, Mich. Info: www.vickerstheatre.com, (269) 756-3522.