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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June 20 - 26:  Chesterton.  Indiana Dunes State Park has daily nature related programs planned for children and adults,

June 20 - July 18:  Crown Point.  Nature Program for ages 6-12, Sauerman Woods Park (no class July 4),

June 20:  Griffith.  Gardening Program - To Bee or NOT to Bee, presented by Master Gardener Victoria Jostes, Griffith Branch Library,

June 20 - August 8:  Lake County.  Join the Illinois Butterfly Monitoring Network to monitor the health of butterfly populations in Northwest Indiana,

June 20 - August 11:  Lake Station.  A nature-related drop-off camp for children ages 3 to 7, Monday-Thursdays, Camp Bellaboo's,

June 20 - September 30:  Lake Station.  Little Diggers, Bellaboo's,

June 20 - August 31:  Lowell.  Walk the Park at Buckley Homestead, Mondays, Wednesday, Fridays,

June 20:  Schneider.  Children will learn all about dinosaurs and make dinosaur fossils, Schneider Branch Library,

June 20:  Shelby.  Children will learn all about dinosaurs and make dinosaur fossils, Shelby Branch Library,

June 20 - August 31:  Statewide.  Join the hunt for bees with the Great Sunflower Project,

June 20 - September 30:  Statewide.  Register to become a Citizen Scientist at Project BudBurst,

June 21:  Griffith.  Gardening Program - Tips for New Gardeners, presented by Master Gardener Dolly Foster, Griffith Branch Library,

June 21 - 28:  Hammond.  Dragonfly Walks, each Tuesday, Gibson Woods,

June 21:  St John.  Monkey Business - Toddler Time for 2 & 3 year olds, St John Branch Library,

June 22 - October 27:  Hammond.  Scout Badges for Girl and Cub Scout Troops; Wednesdays and Thursdays, Gibson Woods,

June 23:  Schererville.  Silly Safari Live Animal Show, Dyer-Schererville Branch Library,

June 24 - 25:  Bloomfield.  Greene County Master Gardeners Plant and Garden Sale, Greene County Fairgrounds,

June 24 - October 28:  Hobart.  Nature B-I-N-G-O, each Friday, Deep River County Park,

June 24 - 25:  Munster.  Garden Walk,,

June 24, July 8, 22:  Porter.  Mount Baldy Sunset Hike, Indiana Dunes Visitor Center,

June 24:  St John.  Kokedama Workshop & Wine, Alsip Nursery,

June 25:  Griffith.  Prairie Plants Hike with Tim Armstrong, Lake County Park Manager, Oak Ridge Prairie,

June 25 - September 10:  Michigan City.  Pinhook Bog Open House, Saturdays,

June 26, July 1, 3, 10, 17, 24, 29, 31, August 7, 14, 21, 28, September 2, 4, 9, 11:  Porter.  Mount Baldy Guided Hike, Indiana Dunes Visitor Center,

June 28:  St John.  Bugs Story Time for 4, 5 & 6 year olds, St John Branch Library,

June 30:  Lake Station.  Tweens & Teens: Painting Tullet's Garden, Lake Station-New Chicago Branch Library,

July 2, 16, 30:  Beverly Shores. Campground Program, Dunewood Campground,

July 2 - January 7:  Beverly Shores.  Stargazing at Kemil Beach, 1st Saturday monthly,

July 2:  Morocco.  Butterfly Hike, Kankakee Sands Project Office,

July 6, 20, August 3, 17:  Valparaiso.  Night Hike, Taltree Arboretum

July 8 - 10:  Crown Point.  Annual Antique Tractor & Farm Show, Lake County Fair Grounds,

July 8, 15, 16, 22, 23:  Merrillville.  Destination Mars, Merrillville Community Planetarium,

July 9:  Crown Point, Dyer, Schererville.  Lake County Master Gardeners Garden Walk, 

July 9 - October 15:  Lowell.  Bloomin' and Buzzin' Nature Hikes at Buckley Homestead, 2nd Saturday of month (except for October hike),

July 9:  Porter County.  Garden Walk presented by the Porter County Master Gardeners Association,

July 10, August 7:  Beverly Shores.  Kayak Fishing with a Ranger, Lakeview Beach,

July 10 - 16:  LaPorte.  LaPorte County Fair,

July 11 - 16:  Kentland.  Newton County Pun'kin Vine Fair,

July 13 - December 14:  Gary Miller.  Nature Tots, 2nd Wednesday monthly, Paul H Douglas Center for Environmental Education,

July 13:  Hobart.  Fire Safety, Deep River County Park,

July 16:  Chesterton.  Bark in the Park, Thomas Centennial Park,

July 16 & 17:  Gary.  16th Secret Garden Walk presented by Miller Garden Club, The Aquatorium, Marquette Park,

July 16 - August 20:  Hammond.  Family Nature Walks at Gibson Woods, 3rd Saturday monthly,

July 16, 17:  Hobart, Valparaiso.  Blueberry Madness Festival, Johnson's Farm Produce,

July 16 - 22:  Rensselaer.  Jasper County Fair,

July 18:  Griffith.  The Gift of Healing Herbs, presented by Master Gardener Victoria Jostes, Griffith Branch Library,

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.

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Please contact us three weeks in advance to have your Indiana garden/nature related events posted here.

Revised:  June 20, 2016