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September 2016

Applications for the October 2016 ElkhartWood Community Tree Planting Program are now available and will be accepted until September 26! Groups who are interested in greening the community by...

Cost: 0.00

Where:
Elkhart Environmental Center
1717 E. Lusher Ave.
Elkhart, IN  46516
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Telephone: 574-293-5070
Contact Name: Ericka Popovich
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Come learn about the current research at the Notre Dame Linked Experimental Ecosystem Facility (ND-LEEF). Scientists will be on site to answer your questions and there will also be hands-on...

Cost: FREE

Where:
St. Patrick's County Park: ND-LEEF
50651 Laurel Road
South Bend, IN  46637
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Sponsor: University of Notre Dame
Telephone: 574-654-3155
Contact Name: Andrea Edholm
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Experience the many Wonders of Water that are a part of your Girl Scout Journey. Learn the amazing things water can do; become friends with a stream; meet some tiny creatures that can tell us about...

Cost: $5/per scout

Where:
St. Patrick's County Park: Brown Barn
50651 Laurel Road
South Bend, IN  46637
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Sponsor: St. Joseph County Parks
Telephone: 574-654-3155
Contact Name: Andrea Edholm
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Applications for the October 2016 ElkhartWood Community Tree Planting Program are now available and will be accepted until September 26! Groups who are interested in greening the community by...

Cost: 0.00

Where:
Elkhart Environmental Center
1717 E. Lusher Ave.
Elkhart, IN  46516
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Telephone: 574-293-5070
Contact Name: Ericka Popovich
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Volunteers needed to help with weeding the gardens.

Cost: FREE

Where:
Bendix Woods County Park
32132 State Road 2
South Bend, IN  46552
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Sponsor: St. Joseph County Parks
Telephone: 574-654-3155
Contact Name: Andrea Edholm
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Being Mortal is a FRONTLINE public television documentary that explores the hopes of patients and families facing terminal illness and their relationships with the doctors who care for them. The...

Cost: Free

Where:
Celebration Cinema
1468 Cinema Way
Benton Harbor, MI  49022
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Sponsor: Hospice at Home
Telephone: 269-429-7100
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Being Mortal is a FRONTLINE public television documentary that explores the hopes of patients and families facing terminal illness and their relationships with the doctors who care for them. The...

Cost: Free

Where:
Celebration Cinema
1468 Cinema Way
Benton Harbor, MI  49022
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Sponsor: Hospice at Home
Telephone: 269-429-7100
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This program has been designed to help people gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you feel the way...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4025 Health Park Lane
St. Joseph, MI  49085
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Sponsor: Hospice at Home
Telephone: 269-429-7100
Contact Name: DJ Hosbein or Jaime Hoover
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Indiana Master Naturalist Program provided participants (18 years or older) with hands-on classes to learn about the natural history and resources of Indiana.  This 11-week course will offer...

Cost: $175.00

Where:
Bendix Woods County Park
32132 State Road 2
South Bend, IN  46637
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Sponsor: St. Joseph County Parks
Telephone: 574-654-3155
Contact Name: Andrea Edholm
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Boomers, meet other people who are interested in walking for fitness on the scenic park trails. Each walk will last 40 minutes, followed by brain-boosting paper and pencil activities from Memorial...

Cost: $18.00/person for 6 sessions

Where:
St. Patrick's County Park
50651 Laurel Road
South Bend, IN  46637
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Sponsor: St. Joseph County Parks
Telephone: 574-654-3155
Contact Name: Andrea Edholm
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Enjoy this colorful time of year with a tractor-drawn hayride! A campfire awaits you after the brisk ride. Morning times also available. Reservations are confirmed only when payment is received....

Cost: $110 for 80 people

Where:
Bendix Woods County Park
32132 State Road 2
South Bend, IN  46552
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Sponsor: St. Joseph County Parks
Telephone: 574-654-3155
Contact Name: Andrea Edholm
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Do you have high blood pressure? You usually can’t tell. Many people have it and don’t know it. The only way to know if your blood pressure is high is to get it checked regularly by...

Cost: Free

Where:
Elite Barbershop
1301 Pipestone
Benton Harbor, MI  49022
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Sponsor: Lakeland Health
Telephone: 269-556-2808
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This program has been designed to help people gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you feel the way...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
05055 Blue Star Highway
South Haven, MI  49090
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Sponsor: Hospice at Home
Telephone: 269-637-3825
Contact Name: Karen Riffer-Reinert
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This program has been designed to help people gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you feel the way...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4017 Chamberlain Road
Buchanan, MI  49107
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Sponsor: Hospice at Home
Telephone: 269-695-1099
Contact Name: Mary Nell Rosenboom or Jaime Hoover
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Indiana Master Naturalist Program provided participants (18 years or older) with hands-on classes to learn about the natural history and resources of Indiana.  This 11-week course will offer...

Cost: $175.00

Where:
Bendix Woods County Park
32132 State Road 2
South Bend, IN  46637
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Sponsor: St. Joseph County Parks
Telephone: 574-654-3155
Contact Name: Andrea Edholm
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Join tobacco treatment specialist Margaret Clayborn for a six-week smoking cessation program. Receive the tools you need to kick your tobacco habit for good. Classes are one hour each, provided...

Cost: Free

Where:
Lakeland at Meadowbrook
2550 Meadowbrook Road
Benton Harbor, MI  49022
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Sponsor: Lakeland Health
Telephone: 269-927-5403
Contact Name: Margaret Clayborn

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Welcome the fall season with an evening hayride and build your own scarecrow! Scarecrow materials will be provided, but you may bring your own unique outfits, hat and accessories (one scarecrow per...

Cost: $20/Family of 4 $2.00 for additional family members

Where:
Bendix Woods County Park - Van Paris Shelter
32132 State Road 2
New Carlisle, IN  46552
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Sponsor: St. Joseph County Parks
Telephone: 574-654-3155
Contact Name: Andrea Edholm
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Indiana Master Naturalist Program provided participants (18 years or older) with hands-on classes to learn about the natural history and resources of Indiana.  This 11-week course will offer...

Cost: $175.00

Where:
Bendix Woods County Park
32132 State Road 2
South Bend, IN  46637
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Sponsor: St. Joseph County Parks
Telephone: 574-654-3155
Contact Name: Andrea Edholm
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