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Our Duneland Heritage Program

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Date: September 19, 2013
Contact: Ryan Koepke, 219-395-1821

INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE: Explore Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore’s Chellberg Farm and our shared Duneland Heritage during this open house hosted by a ranger and volunteers on September 21, from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Celebrate apples through traditional craft and farming demonstrations. Watch an apple pie cooking demonstration on the woodstove, apple butter making, or try your hand at an old-fashioned apple cider press before enjoying a free sample of cider. Stop by the farm’s garden to see what’s being harvested and preserved this time of year, learn how to make rag rugs or just sit back and enjoy “Banjo Bob” Ahrendt as he sings some traditional songs in front of the farm house. This event is free.
The Chellberg/Bailly parking lot is located on Mineral Springs Road between U.S. 20 and Highway 12 in Porter, 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 the park’s information desk at 219-395-1882.

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is part of the National Park Service. More than 20,000 National Park Service employees care for America’s 401 national parks and work with communities across the nation to help preserve local history and create close-to-home recreational opportunities. Learn more at www.nps.gov.

Did You Know?

log cabin and a three story house with trees behind and grass in front

Bailly Homestead National Historic Landmark was the home of Joseph Aubert de Gaspe Bailly de Messein. Believed to be one of the first non-native residents of Northwest Indiana, he lived on the site until his death in 1835. More...