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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October 23:  Lowell.  Owls of Indiana, presented by Master Gardener Donnee Smith, Lowell Public Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

October 23 - December 31:  Medaryville.  Greater Sandhill Cranes Fall Migration, Jasper-Pulaski State Fish & Wildlife Area, www.in.gov/dnr/fishwild/3109.htm

October 23:  Schneider.  Make a scary, edible fall scene; Schneider Branch Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

October 24:  Merrillville.  2 & 3 year olds will learn about owls, Merrillville Branch Library, www.lcplin.org

October 24:  Schneider.  Get a free small pumpkin to decorate, Schneider Branch Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

October 25 - 26:  Hammond.  Workshops are offered for Scouting Badges on Wednesdays & Thursdays, Gibson Woods, www.lakecountyparks.com

October 25:  Hobart.  It's Unbe-leaf-able, Deep River County Park, www.lakecountyparks.com

October 26:  Lowell.  Young Adults/Teens (grades 6-12) will create a work of art with fall colors, Lowell Public Library, www.lowellpl.lib.in.us

October 26:  Merrillville.  4 & 5 year olds will learn about owls, Merrillville Branch Library, www.lcplin.org

October 27 - 28:  Highland.  Field Day at the Farm, Fridays and Saturdays, Scheeringa Farms, www.scheeringafarm.com

October 27 - 29:  Hobart.  Fall Break Fun, each Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Deep River County Park, www.southshorecva.com/events

October 27:  Valparaiso.  Group Bonfire & Night Hike, Taltree Arboretum, www.taltree.org

October 28:  Griffith.  Wheelchair Accessible Hayride, Oak Ridge Prairie, www.lakecountyparks.com

October 28:  Highland.  Teen Pumpkin Carving, Highland Branch Library, www.lcplin.org

October 28:  Lowell.  Looking for Tranquility, Conway Observatory at Buckley Homestead, www.casonline.org, www.lakecountyparks.com

October 28 - 29:  Lowell.  Public Hayrides, Buckley Homestead, www.lakecountyparks.com

October 28:  Valparaiso.  Hay Ride, Taltree Arboretum, www.taltree.org

October 28 - 29:  Valparaiso.  Bulb Sales, each Saturday & Sunday, Taltree Arboretum, www.taltree.org

October 29:  Porter.  Dune Buggy Bus Tours, Indiana Dunes Visitor Center, www.nps.gov/indu/planyourvisit/events.htm

October 30:  Griffith.  The Language of Flowers, presented by Vanessa Diffenbaugh, Griffith-Calumet Twp Branch Library, www.lcplin.org

November 2 - February 15:  Hammond.  Birding Northwest Indiana, 1st & 3rd Thursday monthly, Gibson Woods, www.southshorecva.com/events

November 3, 4:  Valparaiso.  Living Wreath Class, Taltree Arboretum, www.taltree.org

November 4:  Hammond.  Kati Molchan will present "Why Burning is Important", Gibson Woods Wild Ones meeting, www.lakecountyparks.com

November 5:  Chesterton.  National Lakeshore Anniversary Celebration, Indiana Dunes Visitor Center, www.nps.gov/indu/planyourvisit/events.htm

November 5, 12, 19, 26, December 3, 10, 17:  Gary.  Miller Woods Hike, Paul H Douglas Center for Environmental Education, www.nps.gov/indu/planyourvisit/events.htm

November 8:  Gary.  Nature Tots, Paul H Douglas Center for Environmental Education, www.nps.gov/indu/planyourvisit/events.htm

November 9:  Hammond.  Creating a Community Garden, presented by Master Gardener Sue Eleuterio, Hammond Public Library, www.lakecountymastergardeners.com

November 10:  Valparaiso.  Native Landscaping Class, Taltree Arboretum, www.taltree.org

November 12:  Hammond.  Back from the Brink: Restoring the Calumet River, Gibson Woods, www.lakecountyparks.com

November 14:  Crown Point.  Winter Outdoor Container Workshop, Niemeyer's, www.niemeyerstone.com

November 17:  Valparaiso.  Take a Hike Day, Taltree Arboretum, www.taltree.org

November 17 - 19:  Valparaiso.  Wildlife Educational Exhibit, Taltree Arboretum, www.taltree.org

November 18 - December 16:  Beverly Shores.  Stargazing with members from the Chicago Astronomical Society, Michiana Astronomical Society, and Calumet Astronomical Society at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's Kemil Beach parking lot, 3rd Saturday monthly, www.nps.gov/indu/planyourvisit/events.htm

November 18:  Gary.  Stewardship Program - Oak Savannas, Miller Woods Oak Savannas, Paul H Douglas Center for Environmental Education, www.nps.gov/indu/planyourvisit/events.htm

November 18:  Hammond.  Monthly Family Nature Walks, 3rd Saturdays, Gibson Woods, www.lakecountyparks.com

November 18:  Lowell.  Leonid Meteor Shower, Conway Observatory at Buckley Homestead, www.casonline.org, www.lakecountyparks.com

November 18:  Valparaiso.  Science Saturday, 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:  October 23, 2017