Part of growing older is remembering the journey that led to where you are now, and for many - part of that journey were the many cars they rode in throughout the years. On Wednesday, Journey Senior Living of Valparaiso partnered with the oldest car club in Northwest Indiana, the Winamac Old Auto Club, to bring fun and nostalgia to their residents with a classic car auto show.
For the eleventh straight year, Friends of OE will host the One Amazing Golf Outing at Valparaiso Country Club on August 27, 2018. Senator Ed Charbonneau has signed on as the Title Sponsor of this year’s event. Additional sponsors include Metro Recycling; Chester, Inc.; First Merchants Bank; CATSI, Inc.; Tranco Industrial Services; Thorgren Tool & Molding Co. Inc.; St. Mary’s Medical; and The Ross Group.
Perfect weather and lots of family fun activities made for a great third annual Summer Celebration Friday evening. Officials from Valpo Parks estimated more than 600 people attended the event that celebrates and thanks our incredible, inclusive community.
Could you picture, for a moment, having nowhere to go? No one to care?
John and Robert are brothers in their fifties who both have disabilities. They were born in a generation where resources for people with disabilities were few. Their mother did not want to put them in an institution, so she kept them at home. They had very limited schooling and social interaction.
Part block party, part festival, Summer Celebration is all about fun. Opportunity Enterprises’ 2nd annual Summer Celebration will be held Friday, July 27, 2018 from 5:30-8:30 pm at Urschel Pavilion in downtown Valparaiso. This free community event provides a fun evening for the family.
On a rainy Saturday, Hannah’s Hope packed the Brassie Golf Club to capacity for their 9th Annual Charity Golf Outing. Golfers, volunteers, and other supporters prowled the greens at the Chesterton golf club as they showed their support for the ever-growing nonprofit.
There’s more to the Blueberry Madness Festival at Johnson’s Farm Produce in Hobart, which kicked off its two-weekend run on Saturday, than just blueberries. It’s a perfect way to give the whole family farm fresh fun and a chance to enjoy the beautiful weather.
It was a banner week for Opportunity Enterprises. On Wednesday, OE was privileged to host Lieutenant Governor Suzanne Crouch and employees of INARF for a tour. Lt. Gov. Crouch and the task force met clients working in OE’s Outsource Solutions division, participating in the curriculum-based day program TREND, and experiencing Art Enrichment and Assistive Technology.
Northwest Indiana is lucky to have so many downtowns that offer food, shopping, and entertainment for everyone! Based on your input, we have put together a list of some of the best things to do in your favorite downtowns as well as some up and coming cities and towns!