LaPorte library’s temporary quarters to close Feb. 23; renovated main branch to reopen March 10

After being closed since May 2016 for major renovations, the main branch of the LaPorte County Public Library at 904 Indiana Ave. is scheduled to reopen on March 10, 2017. The main ... Continue Reading →

Holy Trinity rummage sale is Feb. 24-25

Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, 7396 W. Johnson Rd., will host its annual rummage sale on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 24-25, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Among items available will be clothes ... Continue Reading →

Indiana’s gleaming auto history is highlighted in current museum exhibit

Information provided The LaPorte County Historical Society is hosting Auto Indiana, one of the Indiana Historical Society’s traveling exhibits, until the end of February. The exhibit, ... Continue Reading →

Welcome to the City of Light: LP County Orchestra will present “Bonjour, Paris” March 5

Photo and information provided The LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra will present “Bonjour, Paris” on March 5 at 3 p.m. at the Elston Performing Arts Center, 317 Detroit St., Michigan ... Continue Reading →

Chicken and noodle dinner to benefit veterans programs is March 4

Gleaner Life Insurance Society, Rolling Prairie Arbor 557 and VFW Auxiliary are sponsoring a chicken and noodle dinner to benefit veterans programs on Saturday, March 4, from 4 to 7 ... Continue Reading →

Show your trivia skills for a good cause March 11

Team DeCamp will present a March Mayhem trivia competition on Saturday, March 11, at the LaPorte Civic Auditorium. (Don’t worry — they’re not all sports questions!) DeCamp’s ... Continue Reading →

LPHS Show Choir will present “Flat Stanley” show Feb. 24, 26

The LaPorte High School Show Choir will present “The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley” on Friday, Feb. 24, at 7 p.m., and Sunday, Feb. 26, at 2 p.m. Both programs will ... Continue Reading →

Visit museum to see when Valentines were Valentines

Photos and information provided Today’s Valentine cards are quite plain compared to days past. In the Victorian era, many Valentines were extremely intricate, colorful, 3-dimensional ... Continue Reading →

Explore generational family patterns at Feb. 14 meeting

The LaPorte County Genealogical Society will hold its next meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 14, at 7 p.m. at the City of LaPorte Park and Recreation Building, 250 Pine Lake Ave. The program ... Continue Reading →

Free mammograms available for local women who can’t afford them

The Healthcare Foundation of LaPorte will once again be able to provide mammogram vouchers to uninsured or underinsured women in LaPorte County who do not have the resources to pay ... Continue Reading →