Saturday March 24 9:09 pm

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan


2nd Annual No More Secrets Symposium March 19th

03/19/2018 - 16:00
03/19/2018 - 19:00

Join us, for the 2nd Annual No More Secrets Symposium to help end child sexual abuse in Northwest Indiana Monday, March 19th, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM CDT, at Purdue University Northwest, 2200 169th Street, Hammond.

Chicago Jazz Orchestra brings Joshua Redman, Slide Hampton together for Dexter Gordon's Sophisticated Giant

03/25/2018 - 15:00
03/25/2018 - 18:00

The Chicago Jazz Orchestra (CJO), under the direction of artistic director Jeff Lindberg, returns to the Studebaker Theater with “Sophisticated Giant”: A Tribute to Dexter Gordon, with special guest Joshua Redman, Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 3 p.m. The Studebaker is located at 410 S. Michigan Avenue on the first floor of Chicago’s historic Fine Arts Building. Single tickets are $35 (balcony) and $45 (floor). For tickets and information, visit

One-Stop Disaster Assistance Centers Available To Porter County Flood Victims

03/06/2018 - 08:00
03/16/2018 - 08:00

Porter County residents affected by severe weather and flooding will have convenient access to assistance, as the State of Indiana opens state assistance centers in Northern Indiana. The one-stop disaster centers will open the week of Monday, March 5.

Music Theater Works celebrates its 2018 season with "Magical, Musical Moments" gala benefit on April 14

04/14/2018 - 16:45
04/14/2018 - 23:00

On Saturday, April 14, 2018, Music Theater Works will celebrate its 2018 season with the annual spring gala benefit at the Sunset Ridge Country Club in Northfield, Illinois.

NIRPC to hold public comment period on the draft 2019-2020 Unified Planning Work Program ends April 4th

03/05/2018 - 17:00
04/04/2018 - 17:59

The Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission (NIRPC) will hold a 30-day public comment period on the draft 2019-2020 Unified Planning Work Program (UPWP). The comment period begins today (March 5th) and will end April 4, 2018.

Judy Blume, Neil deGrasse Tyson To Receive 2018 Sandburg Awards Oct. 9

10/09/2018 - 17:30
10/09/2018 - 23:00

Beloved best-selling novelist Judy Blume (“Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret”; “Summer Sisters”; “Fudge”) and astrophysicist and Nova host Neil deGrasse Tyson (“Welcome to the Universe: An Astrophysical Tour”; “Astrophysics for People in a Hurry”) will receive the 2018 Carl Sandburg Literary Award from Chicago Public Library and the Chicago Public Library Foundation at the Carl Sandburg Literary Awards Dinner on Tuesday, 5:30 pm October 9, at The Forum (725 W Roosevelt Road) on the campus of the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Interested in getting started in Public Art?

06/29/2018 - 09:00
06/29/2018 - 16:30

Whether you're an an artist, arts organization, or community/neighborhood representative this fast-paced and hands-on workshop is for you. Community Canvas will be held on from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm EDT, Friday, June 29th at the Indianapolis Professional Firefighters Union Local 416 and Firefighters Museum, 748 Massachusetts Ave., Indianapolis. Cost is $50.

Teen: Earth Day Bird Houses

04/23/2018 - 15:30
04/23/2018 - 16:30

Help us make the world a better place by making bird houses out of old bottles!