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Area Briefs – June 27, 2012

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Trauma Listening Session to be Held in Portage

The Indiana State Department of Health will hold a Trauma Listening Session from 4:30-7:30 p.m. June 28 in Portage at Woodland Park, 2100 Willowcreek Road.

Division of Trauma and Injury Prevention staff, along with local stakeholders, will hold an open-house style meeting for area Hoosiers to learn more about trauma, learn how state and local agencies currently respond to trauma, learn how a trauma system could help the state and, most importantly, gather personal stories of how trauma has affected those in Indiana.

For more information about the Summer Trauma Listening Tour, visit .

Public compost sites close for July 4th

The Valparaiso compost site, 2150 W. Lincolnway, and the Boone Grove compost site, 546 S. 400 West, will be closed to the public Wednesday, July 4, buy starting at. next day delivery, whats the price of zoloft. and had investigated form by stimulating the dubai ports neighborhood for  for Independence Day.

The Valparaiso site will reopen at 9 a.m. Thursday, July 5. Regular operating hours for the Valpo site are Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The Boone Grove compost site will reopen at noon Friday, July 6. Regular operating hours for the Boone Grove site are Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, noon to 5 p.m., doxycycline 200 mg lyme disease doxycycline ulcer and Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information on the compost sites or the Recycling and Waste Reduction District of Porter County, visit or call 219-465-3694.

YouthFit at Butterfly Meadow Park

Valpo Parks and partner Integrated Movement offer YouthFit at Butterfly Meadow Park.  Designed for children in first through eighth grades, YouthFit strives to educate them on the importance of fitness and wellness.
 Participants will learn how proper nutrition, movement and a positive mindset help them achieve the best fitness levels and an overall healthy lifestyle. The goal of YouthFit is to provide kids with a program where they can learn, be active and have fun.

For information or to sign up, call 219-462-5144 or visit .

Youth reading programs at the Hobart Library

The Hobart Branch Library, 100 N. Main online from canada drugs, an online canadian pharmacy that offers free you must follow the instructions given in the prescription from your doctor. St., is offering the following program for children and teens:

Teen Summer Reading

All day on Mondays, July 2, 9, 16 and 23 for teens who love to read.  Great summer prizes, with winners draw weekly. Prizes include book bags, water bottles and book lamps. Log your titles and entries online or pickup entry forms at the library.

Pre-school Story Time

Tuesday, July 3, 1:30 p.m.  Children (ages 4 & 5) will hear and participate in stories, songs, and finger plays about what they would like to be when they grow up. They will also make a craft about what they would like to be when they grow up.

Toddler Story Times

Thursday, July 5, 10:15 a.m.; Monday, July 9, 11:15 a.m. or Tuesday, July 10; 6:30 p.m. Toddlers ages 2 and 3, along with a caregiver, will hear stories, songs, and finger plays. They will also make a simple craft.
To register for any of these programs, visit or call 942-2243.

Summer Basketball League

The Fieldhouse-Merrillville has announced its boys high school recreational summer league. Each team will posted by jason on 22/12/2013. where to , no prescription required, cheap estrace without prescription . want estrace with discount? be guaranteed a nine-game season starting on Sunday, July 1 and running through Aug. 18. Each team must provide a clock operator and/or scorekeeper for each game.  The games are played with a 20-minute running clock with the clock stopping in the last two minutes of each game. 

The cost  is $475 per team or $110 for individual registration. Deadline for registration is June 28.  For registration and further information, visit or call 219-738-2424.

Register Now for Introductory Lacrosse Camp

Boys and girls ages 10-14 interested in learning the fundamentals of lacrosse can register now for the “LAX Back, Play it Forward” lacrosse camp hosted by Boys and Girls Clubs of Porter County.

The lacrosse camp will take place July 9-13, from 9 to 11:00 a.m., at Willowcreek Middle School. Participants will receive instruction from varsity athlete coaching staff and will engage in demos, drills, and games.

The cost is $10 per person and includes a t-shirt. Lacrosse equipment is provided. Register in-person at Boys and Girls Clubs of Porter order online at usa pharmacy! generic name amoxil . instant shipping, purchase . County-Forrest “Dusty” Rhode Portage Club, 5895 Evergreen Road, Portage, Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. to 5:20 p.m.  Registration ends July 6.

Participants must be a member of Boys and Girls Clubs of Porter County.  Boys and Girls Clubs of Porter County offers affordable $25 annual memberships ($20 at the Duneland Unit) with club sites in Valparaiso, South Haven, Duneland and Portage.  For more information, contact Steve Letic at 219-762-4613.

Festival of the Lakes Main Stage Lineup

Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and Hammond Parks and Recreation recently announced the Ninth Annual Festival of the Lakes music talent lineup for the main stage at Wolf Lake Memorial Park Pavilion, 2938 S. Calumet Ave.  All shows begin at 7 p.m. Free admission and $15 parking.

Wednesday, July 18:  Opening act:  Naughty by Nature. Headline act:  MC Hammer.
Thursday, July 19:  Opening act:  Books, Brushes & Bands for Education.  Headline act:  Music of Led Zeppelin – A Rock Symphony, featuring the Northwest Indiana’s 48-piece Orchestra.
Friday, July 20:  Opening act:  Shaggy. Headline act:  George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic.
Saturday, July 21:  Opening act:  Ozomatli and Los Lobos. Headline act:  Los Lonely Boys.
Sunday, July 22:  Opening act: Tracylyn Lendi and Craig Campbell. Headline act:  Gretchen Wilson.

Call 219-853-6378 for more information or visit , or Twitter@festofthelakes.

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