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Hammond High School Art Exhibition at National Lakeshore

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Date: May 4, 2012
Contact: Julie Larsen, 219-395-1821

 INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE: Artists from Hammond High School will be opening a new nature-inspired art exhibit at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's Douglas Center with a reception on Saturday, May 12, from 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Inspired by Miller Woods and other national lakeshore areas, high school students from Hammond High School will be showcasing their talents in paintings and other media during this open house. Guests can share their thoughts and inspirations with the students and other visitors over refreshments. The exhibit will remain at the Douglas Center until mid-June for visitors to see during the center's normal business hours of Monday through Saturday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

The Douglas Center is located at 100 North Lake Street in the Miller section of Gary, Indiana. For more information on this or other programs at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, visit the park website at www.nps.gov/indu/planyourvisit or contact our information desk at 219-395-1882.

Did You Know?

Close-up of flames burning a prairie

Without fire, there could be no prairie at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Non-prairie plant species would crowd out native prairie grasses. These rare grasslands are maintained through periodic controlled burns.