Michiana Calendar

July 2014

Ride or Pledge to Make a Difference! Dawn Spoon, RN, is a hospice nurse with two great passions: Providing hospice patients and their loved ones with exceptional care Finding new...

Cost: Fundraiser

Where:
Mackinac City to Stevensville
, MI


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 429-7100
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Welcome us back! Formerly "Bazaar Sunday at the State," we've changed our name and have moved on to a new venue! Come visit us at our new home, 121 S. Niles, Suite 11 in the...

Cost: $10 and up

Where:
Suite 11 @ The Emporium Building
121 S. Niles Ave.
South Bend, IN  46619
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Sponsor: Bazaar Sundays in South Bend
Telephone: 574-855-4274
Contact Name: Christine Calkins
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Experience the tranquility of a relaxing hour of yoga amongst beautiful blooms and gentle waterfalls.  Beginning on June 14th Wellfield Botanic Gardens is offering weekly weekend yoga...

Cost: $7/members, $10/non-members

Where:
Wellfield Botanic Gardens
1011 N. Main Street
Elkhart, IN  46514
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Sponsor: Wellfield Botanic Gardens
Telephone: 574-266-2006
Contact Name: Angela Bell
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Ride or Pledge to Make a Difference! Dawn Spoon, RN, is a hospice nurse with two great passions: Providing hospice patients and their loved ones with exceptional care Finding new...

Cost: Fundraiser

Where:
Mackinac City to Stevensville
, MI


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 429-7100
Website »

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Discover your inner artist during this week’s special themed camp co-sponsored by Notre Dame’s Joint Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics. In addition to creating beautiful works of...

Cost: $90.00/child

Where:
St. Patrick's County Park
50651 Laurel Rd.
South Bend, IN  46637
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Sponsor: St. Joseph County Parks
Telephone: 574-654-3155
Contact Name: Amal Farrough
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  Featuring works from the Snite Museum’s growing collection of prints, this exhibition introduces visitors to lithography, a printmaking medium invented in 1799.  Part I of...

Cost: free

Where:
Snite Museum of Art
100 Moose Krause Circle
University of Notre Dame
Notre Dame, IN  46556
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Ride or Pledge to Make a Difference! Dawn Spoon, RN, is a hospice nurse with two great passions: Providing hospice patients and their loved ones with exceptional care Finding new...

Cost: Fundraiser

Where:
Mackinac City to Stevensville
, MI


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 429-7100
Website »

More information

Discover your inner artist during this week’s special themed camp co-sponsored by Notre Dame’s Joint Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics. In addition to creating beautiful works of...

Cost: $90.00/child

Where:
St. Patrick's County Park
50651 Laurel Rd.
South Bend, IN  46637
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Sponsor: St. Joseph County Parks
Telephone: 574-654-3155
Contact Name: Amal Farrough
Website »

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Ride or Pledge to Make a Difference! Dawn Spoon, RN, is a hospice nurse with two great passions: Providing hospice patients and their loved ones with exceptional care Finding new...

Cost: Fundraiser

Where:
Mackinac City to Stevensville
, MI


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 429-7100
Website »

More information

Discover your inner artist during this week’s special themed camp co-sponsored by Notre Dame’s Joint Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics. In addition to creating beautiful works of...

Cost: $90.00/child

Where:
St. Patrick's County Park
50651 Laurel Rd.
South Bend, IN  46637
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Sponsor: St. Joseph County Parks
Telephone: 574-654-3155
Contact Name: Amal Farrough
Website »

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WEDNESDAYS The Friendship Group Every Wednesday enjoy meeting other older adults for fun, friendship and activities. We meet each Wednesday at the Charles Martin Youth Center, 802 Lincolnway...

Cost: $1.00 each visit

Where:
Charles Martin Youth Center
802 Lincolnway West
South Bend, IN  46616
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Sponsor: Friendship Group
Telephone: 574-291-7898
Contact Name: Sharon Fisko

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Ride or Pledge to Make a Difference! Dawn Spoon, RN, is a hospice nurse with two great passions: Providing hospice patients and their loved ones with exceptional care Finding new...

Cost: Fundraiser

Where:
Mackinac City to Stevensville
, MI


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 429-7100
Website »

More information

Discover your inner artist during this week’s special themed camp co-sponsored by Notre Dame’s Joint Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics. In addition to creating beautiful works of...

Cost: $90.00/child

Where:
St. Patrick's County Park
50651 Laurel Rd.
South Bend, IN  46637
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Sponsor: St. Joseph County Parks
Telephone: 574-654-3155
Contact Name: Amal Farrough
Website »

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Bible Story Hour: The Miracles of Jesus Age 3 – Grade 3 children are invited to meet in the lower grade classroom in our school building, located behind the church. Learn Bible...

Cost: free

Where:
Peace Lutheran School
16791 Cleveland Rd
Granger, IN  46530
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Telephone: 574-273-8260

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This summer, the Mishawaka Library has expanded the Lego Club so more kids can let their imagination fly! Children entering grades 3-6 will meet on Thursday, July 24 at 3:00 p.m. Everyone will...

Cost: free

Where:
Mishawaka Library
209 Lincolnway East
Mishawaka, IN  46544
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Sponsor: Mishawaka-Penn-Harris Public Library
Telephone: 574-259-5277
Contact Name: Tina Emerick
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Ride or Pledge to Make a Difference! Dawn Spoon, RN, is a hospice nurse with two great passions: Providing hospice patients and their loved ones with exceptional care Finding new...

Cost: Fundraiser

Where:
Mackinac City to Stevensville
, MI


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 429-7100
Website »

More information

Discover your inner artist during this week’s special themed camp co-sponsored by Notre Dame’s Joint Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics. In addition to creating beautiful works of...

Cost: $90.00/child

Where:
St. Patrick's County Park
50651 Laurel Rd.
South Bend, IN  46637
View map »


Sponsor: St. Joseph County Parks
Telephone: 574-654-3155
Contact Name: Amal Farrough
Website »

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The Morris Performing Arts Center is pleased to present the outdoor lunch-time concert series, Fridays by the Fountain on the Jon R. Hunt Plaza, in front of the Morris Theater, each summer...

Cost: FREE

Where:
Jon R. Hunt Plaza
211 N. Michigan Street
South Bend, IN  46601
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Sponsor: Beacon Health System
Telephone: 574-235-9198
Contact Name: Morris Admin Office
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Ride or Pledge to Make a Difference! Dawn Spoon, RN, is a hospice nurse with two great passions: Providing hospice patients and their loved ones with exceptional care Finding new...

Cost: Fundraiser

Where:
Mackinac City to Stevensville
, MI


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 429-7100
Website »

More information

Experience the tranquility of a relaxing hour of yoga amongst beautiful blooms and gentle waterfalls.  Beginning on June 14th Wellfield Botanic Gardens is offering weekly weekend yoga...

Cost: $7/members, $10/non-members

Where:
Wellfield Botanic Gardens
1011 N. Main Street
Elkhart, IN  46514
View map »


Sponsor: Wellfield Botanic Gardens
Telephone: 574-266-2006
Contact Name: Angela Bell
Website »

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Enjoy a day on Paw Paw Lake while supporting the Community Health Foundation of Watervliet at the third Castles & Cottages Tour of Homes. During the tour, pontoon boats ferry participants to...

Cost: $20-$25

Where:
Paw Paw Lake Yacht Club
5097 Shoreview Drive
Coloma, MI
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Sponsor: Lakeland HealthCare
Telephone: (269) 927-5143
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Join the fun at Hannah & Friends as we host a day of games, food, entertainment and prizes! A great opportunity for ALL FAMILIES  to visit Hannah & Friends! Proceeds benefit...

Cost: $5.00 per person

Where:
Hannah & Friends Neighborhood
51250 Hollyhock Road
South Bend, IN  46637
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Bring the family to Wellfield Botanic Gardens for fun with science on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month from June to October.  Children can discover the wonders of the gardens through...

Cost: Free with Admission, members free

Where:
Wellfield Botanic Gardens
1011 N. Main Street
Elkhart, IN  46514
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Sponsor: Wellfield Botanic Gardens
Telephone: 574-266-2006
Contact Name: Angela Bell
Website »

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Come visit the Elkhart Environmental Center today! The Elkhart Environmental Center features indoor and outdoor activities for all ages. Use the boat launch to fish along the Elkhart River,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Elkhart Environmental Center
1717 East Lusher Avenue
Elkhart, IN  46516
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Telephone: 574-293-5070
Contact Name: Ericka Popovich
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Jane is the award-winning columnist of the highly-acclaimed Plain Jane column and blog. She is hilarious, refreshing and real. We love her like crazy and we think you will, too. Every mom needs a laugh!

 

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Go, books, GO!

On Saturday, I asked my boys to go through their books so we could donate the ones they no longer read to charity. As I sorted through the pile they collected, one book stood out from the others and I actually found myself hugging the tiny hardback when I rescued it from the heap. It’s [...]

RECIPES

Jeannine Eubanks

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Jeannine has some fantastic recipes, stories and thoughts about life in a large family, some great sustainable living ideas and more. Her tips and recipes are often accompanied by beautiful photos of the finished product. Can't wait to see what she's got cookin' today!

 

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Homemade All Natural Vapor Rub

Ack, I haven’t posted in AGES! Spring is kicking my butt. May always seems to be extra busy with the end of school year and other school-year activities (for us it’s Dance). Dance recital is over, and pre school is over now, so things are winding down a little bit. But throw on top of […]

THE HAPPIEST HOME

Meagan Francis

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Meagan is an author and mother of five; her posts are about finding satisfaction and fulfillment, nurturing and dreaming. We're confident that you'll like what you see and want more!

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Hate Folding Laundry? Stop Doing It. (And Don’t Feel Bad About It)

This post is part of our Summer Shortcuts series. Meagan and I are taking turns all summer long sharing little “cheats” and ways we give ourselves a break during the summer months. Enjoy! -Sarah It seems to be almost universal among busy moms: we don’t mind doing the laundry, but most of us hate folding it and putting it […]

The post Hate Folding Laundry? Stop Doing It. (And Don’t Feel Bad About It) appeared first on The Happiest Home.

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Amy Allen Clark

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Amy is one of our longest-running writers and is the author of "The Good Life for Less" which gives some great tips, as does her website, about running a household on a budget and still enjoying life each day! It's great to know that we're not alone in our struggles to do it all!

 

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