"Sacred Sands" Performances at National Lakeshore 2017

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Date: May 8, 2017

INDIANA DUNES NATIONAL LAKESHORE: Join staff and visitors for two performances of the play, "Sacred Sands," on Saturday, May 13, 2:00 pm–3:00 pm at the Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education and on Saturday, May 20, 2:00 pm–3:00 pm at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center. 'Sacred Sands" is a play for voices, written by David Hoppe and directed by Columbia College's John Green. The play is inspired from J. Ronald Engel's book Sacred Sands: The Struggle for Community in the Indiana Dunes about the struggle to preserve the Indiana Dunes.

The Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education is located in the western portion of the national lakeshore at 100 North Lake Street, about one mile north of U.S. Highway 12 in the Miller neighborhood of Gary, Indiana. The Indiana Dunes Visitor Center is located at 1215 North State Road 49, about one mile north of Interstate 94 in Porter, Indiana.

For more information on this or other programs at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, call 219-395-1882 or visit our website at www.nps.gov/indu and our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/IndianaDunesNL.


The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is one of 417 units of the National Park System ranging from Yellowstone to the Statue of Liberty. Located in Northwest Indiana, the park includes 15 miles of Lake Michigan shoreline and 15,000 acres of biodiverse beaches, woods, prairies, and marshes. Up to 2 million visitors come to the Indiana Dunes each year. Check our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/IndianaDunesNL.

Last updated: May 8, 2017

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