Thursday February 21 6:25 am

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan


Homewood Science Center & The Drama Group collaborate on Spotlight On… Architecture of Scenic Design with Russ Hoganson

02/20/2019 - 18:00
02/20/2019 - 20:00

How does a Set Designer bring the stage to life? Every stage element needs to be thought out and measured before construction begins! Russ Hoganson shares his creative process in a step-by-step discussion, which starts with reading the script, listening to the director’s concept, and doing historical research. Discover the intricacies of drafting a set design, view the actual models Russ creates before set construction begins, and hear his insight as he reviews photos of the finished sets. Russ shares his decades long experiences as a set designer for The Drama Group. Join us and learn what inspires Russ to continue to create for the audiences in the South Suburbs.


03/16/2019 - 09:00
03/17/2019 - 17:00

Do you have that star quality? The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra is looking for contestants for the 14th annual Hoosier Star competition. Sponsored by Horizon Bank, NIPSCO, La Porte Hospital and V. Michael & Cherri Drayton, Hoosier Star is open to amateur singers of all musical styles and age groups. Competitors in both the youth and adult categories can compete individually or as a duet. Auditions will be held at the La Porte Little Theatre, 218 A Street, La Porte, IN on Saturday, March 16 from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (CST) and Sunday, March 17 from Noon to 5:00 p.m. (CST).


03/10/2019 - 16:00
03/16/2019 - 16:59

Restaurant Week will return to the Village of Rosemont March 10 through March 16, 2019. Visitors can take advantage of special prix fixe, three-course lunch and dinner menus at a wide variety of participating Rosemont restaurants.

Baskets of Dirt: The Building, Excavation and Interpretation of Angel Mounds - March 10th

03/10/2019 - 16:00
03/10/2019 - 17:00

The Division of Historic Preservation & Archeology presents an event, Baskets of Dirt: The Building, Excavation and Interpretation of Angel Mounds March 10th, 4 to 5 p.m. (local time), Frank and Katrina Basile Theater, History Center, Indiana Historical Society, Indianapolis.

Hands-On LinkedIn Workshop

02/27/2019 - 08:30
02/27/2019 - 10:00

One of two people is going to master social media first; it's you or your competition. If you already have a LinkedIn account and profile, this "hands-on" class teaches you what really needs to be in your profile and what most people miss.

One Night Only! The Den Theatre Presents PANDA RIOT with STAR TROPICS & REI CLONE Tuesday, February 19th on The Cabaret Stage

02/19/2019 - 20:00
02/19/2019 - 23:00

The Den Theatre is pleased to present an evening of live music featuring indie pop band PANDA RIOT with STAR TROPICS and REI CLONE, playing Tuesday, February 19 at 8:30 pm (doors open 8 pm) on The Cabaret Stage, 1331 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Chicago. Tickets ($5 general admission) are currently available at, in person at the The Den box office or by calling (773) 697-3830. Ages 18+.

Fish On – Portage’s Fishing and Outdoor Show!

02/23/2019 - 09:00
02/24/2019 - 15:00

The Greater Portage Chamber of Commerce is hosting the 3rd Annual “Fish-On Portage” a fishing and outdoor show. With so much access to water it is important to showcase what Northwest Indiana and the Midwest have to offer tourists and residents alike.

Paul Henry presents the 427th Acoustic Jam

02/28/2019 - 19:00
02/28/2019 - 23:00

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 7PM, 427TH Acoustic Jam, $5 cover or $3 performers or potluckers.