Dunes Arts Foundation » LaPorte County

Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
01/29/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
01/31/2020
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cabin Fever After Party - LaPorte
LaPorte Civic Auditorium, LaPorte IN
02/05/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
02/08/2020
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Craft And Vendor Fair - Michigan City
Michigan City High School, Michigan City IN
02/12/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
02/12/2020
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Brown Bag Gardening Series - 2020
02/13/2020
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Parent and Child Sweetheart Dance
Michigan City Elston YMCA, Michiagn city IN
02/15/2020
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Shelf Ice Brewfest
Southern SHores Art Association, Michigan City IN
02/16/2020
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bride Blu Bridal Show - Blue Chip Casino
Blue Chip Casino, Michigan City IN
02/19/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
02/22/2020
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cabin Fever HamFest - LaPorte
LaPorte Civic Auditorium, LaPorte IN
02/26/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
03/04/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
03/11/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
03/11/2020
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Brown Bag Gardening Series - 2020
03/18/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
03/21/2020
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Spring Garden Show
Michigan City High School, Michigan City IN
03/25/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
04/01/2020
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Opening Day Washington Park Zoo
Washington Park Zoo, Michigan City IN
04/01/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
04/08/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
04/15/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
04/15/2020
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Brown Bag Gardening Series - 2020
04/22/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
04/29/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
05/06/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
05/10/2020
All Day
Mother's Day at the Zoo
Washington Zoo, Mighian City IN
05/13/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
05/20/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
05/24/2020 - 05/25/2020
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Michigan City Food Truck Festival
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
05/27/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
06/03/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
06/10/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
06/17/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
06/24/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
07/01/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
07/08/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
07/15/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
07/22/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
07/29/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
08/05/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
08/12/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
08/19/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
08/26/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
09/02/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
09/09/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
09/12/2020
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Dragon Boat Races
Stone Lake, LaPorte IN
09/16/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
09/23/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
09/30/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
10/07/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
10/14/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
10/21/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
10/28/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
11/04/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
11/11/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
11/18/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
11/25/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
12/02/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
12/09/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
12/16/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
12/23/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN
12/30/2020
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Knotty Stitchers
Union Mills Library, Union Mills IN

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Dunes Arts Foundation

Work 288 Shady Oak Drive Michigan City IN 46360 United StatesWork Phone: (219) 879-7509Website: Dunes Arts Foundation
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Biographical Info

The Dunes Arts Foundation, Inc., incorporated in the State of Indiana on January 17th, 1952. The Dunes Arts Foundation sponsors the Dunes Summer Theatre and the Children’s / Youth Theatre. The Foundation has as its goal providing people who live in the surrounding communities with the enjoyment of theatrical entertainment and the opportunity to develop their capacity for artistic expression. “The Dunes” has been providing quality educational and theatrical programs for over 60 years!

The Dunes Summer Theatre is located at the border between the states of Indiana and Michigan, on a scenic 20+ acre wooded site in the Lake Michigan dunes, about a half mile from the lake shore itself. The theater seats over 200 patrons.

Our Founder: Nora Tully MacAlvay

Nora-FounderNora MacAlvay, an art and literature teacher trained at the Art Institute of Chicago and Goodman Theatre School, was passionate about theatre and literature for young people. Nora authored several novels for teenagers and, along with her mentor, playwright Charlotte Chorpenning, also wrote several thoughtful and charming plays based on classic children’s stories. In 1948, Nora founded of the Children’s Theatre of Michigan City to provide theatre experiences for the schoolchildren of Michigan City and the surrounding area. She led its programs for over 40 years, while serving as artistic director of the Dunes Summer Theatre.  Her ideas and dedication inspired generations of aspiring young thespians.

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