Indiana

Indiana club meetings and farmers' markets are listed on page 2.

Although this Friendship Gardens is a private suburban garden, unavailable to the public, there are many other garden and nature related places to visit in Indiana.

Indiana Events:

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July 25 - August 8:  Lake County.  Join the Illinois Butterfly Monitoring Network to monitor the health of butterfly populations in Northwest Indiana, www.bfly.org

July 25 - August 11:  Lake Station.  A nature-related drop-off camp for children ages 3 to 7, Monday-Thursdays, Camp Bellaboo's, www.lakecountyparks.com

July 25 - September 30:  Lake Station.  Little Diggers, Bellaboo's, www.lakecountyparks.com

July 25 - August 31:  Lowell.  Walk the Park at Buckley Homestead, Mondays, Wednesday, Fridays, www.lakecountyparks.com

July 25:  Schneider.  Kids will create a volcano and watch it explode, Schneider Branch Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

July 25 - August 31:  Statewide.  Join the hunt for bees with the Great Sunflower Project, www.greatsunflower.org

July 25 - September 30:  Statewide.  Register to become a Citizen Scientist at Project BudBurst, http://budburst.org/

July 25 - 29:  Valparaiso.  Predators and Prey camp for ages 10-12, Moraine Ridge Wildlife Rehab, www.mrwildliferehab.org

July 25 - 30:  Valparaiso.  Porter County Fair, http://portercountyfair.com

July 27 - October 27:  Hammond.  Scout Badges for Girl and Cub Scout Troops; Wednesdays and Thursdays, Gibson Woods, www.lakecountyparks.com

July 28:  Griffith.  Create beautiful paper flower blooms, Griffith Branch Library, www.lcplin.org

July 28:  Hobart.  Traveling World of Reptiles, Hobart Branch Library, www.lcplin.org

July 28:  Munster.  Dave DiNaso's Traveling World of Reptiles, Munster Branch Library, www.lcplin.org

July 29 - October 28:  Hobart.  Nature B-I-N-G-O, each Friday, Deep River County Park, www.southshorecva.com/events

July 29, 31, August 7, 14, 21, 28, September 2, 4, 9, 11:  Porter.  Mount Baldy Guided Hike, Indiana Dunes Visitor Center, www.nps.gov/indu/planyourvisit/events.htm

July 30, August 6:  Beverly Shores.  Campground Program, Dunewood Campground, www.nps.gov/indu/planyourvisit/events.htm

July 30 - September 10:  Michigan City.  Pinhook Bog Open House, Saturdays, www.nps.gov/indu/planyourvisit/events.htm

August 2 - 30, September 13 - 27:  Hammond.  Dragonfly Walk, Tuesdays, Gibson Woods, www.lakecountyparks.com

August 3:  Hobart.  Green and Clean, children age 10 and younger and their families, Deep River County Park, www.lakecountyparks.com

August 3, 17:  Valparaiso.  Night Hike, Taltree Arboretum www.taltree.org

August 5 - 14:  Crown Point.  Lake County Fair, Lake County Fairgrounds, http://lake-county-fair.com 

August 5 - 21:  Indianapolis.  Indiana State Fair, Indiana State Fairgrounds, www.indianastatefair.com

August 6 - January 7:  Beverly Shores.  Stargazing at Kemil Beach, 1st Saturday monthly, www.southshorecva.com/events

August 7:  Beverly Shores.  Kayak Fishing with a Ranger, Lakeview Beach, www.nps.gov/indu/planyourvisit/events.htm

August 7:  Hammond.  Insect Study, Gibson Woods, www.lakecountyparks.com

August 10 - December 14:  Gary Miller.  Nature Tots, 2nd Wednesday monthly, Paul H Douglas Center for Environmental Education, www.nps.gov/indu/planyourvisit/events.htm

August 11 - 14:  Michigan City.  Boat Show, www.michigancityboatshow.com 

August 12:  Griffith.  Tallgrass Prairie Hike, Oak Ridge Prairie, www.lakecountyparks.com

August 12:  Lowell.  Perseid Meteor Shower, Conway Observatory at Buckley Homestead, www.casonline.org, www.lakecountyparks.com

August 12:  Porter.  Mount Baldy Sunset Hike, Indiana Dunes Visitor Center, www.nps.gov/indu/planyourvisit/events.htm

August 13:  Lowell.  Native American Gardening, Buckley Homestead, www.lakecountyparks.com

August 13 - October 15:  Lowell.  Bloomin' and Buzzin' Nature Hikes at Buckley Homestead, 2nd Saturday of month (except for October hike), www.lakecountyparks.com

August 15:  Griffith.  Migrating Birds, presented by Master Gardener Donnee Smith, Griffith-Calumet Township Branch Library, www.lakecountymastergardeners.com

August 20:  Griffith.  Dragonfly Walk, Oak Ridge Prairie Fishing Pond, www.lakecountyparks.com

August 20:  Hammond.  Family Nature Walk at Gibson Woods, www.lakecountyparks.com

August 20:  Valparaiso.  Prairie Flowers Hike, Taltree Arboretum, www.taltree.org

Please continue to page 2 for links with additional events, club meetings, farmers' markets, and other garden and nature related places to visit in Indiana.

This page is updated weekly. >>Indiana Events Page 2
Please contact us three weeks in advance to have your Indiana garden/nature related events posted here.

Revised:  July 25, 2016