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ABSR Community Foundation

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     Courtesy of ABSR member Greg Brown

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      ABSR Events for 2017
 
 Winterfest Jan 21
 Speaker Series TBD
 Easter Egg Hunt Apr 15
 Speaker Series              TBD
 Town Cleanup & May 20
      Spring Cookout 
 Memorial Day Coffee May 29
 Necktie 5K  June 17
 Garden & Art Walk July  8
 Summerfest July 29
 ABSR Annual                 Sept 9
      Meeting
Halloween 2017             Oct 28
Holiday Hop Dec 9
 
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ABSR Mailing Address:
PO Box 458
Beverly Shores, IN 46301-0458
 
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2017 Sand Tracks Editors:
     
Jan Nancy Nichols
Feb Donna Excell-Steffel
Mar         Dean Conrad
Apr          Dean Conrad
May Marvin Makinen
June  Bob Stanley
July Donna Excell-Steffel
Aug Bob Stanley
Sept  Donna Excell-Steffel
Oct Bob Stanley
Nov          Marvin Makinen
Dec          Nancy Nichols
 
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Please click on Member Login (top upper right) to access member information, including Sand Tracks.
 

If you are a current ABSR member and you have never logged into the website,  you will need to send a valid email address that you want linked to your membership information to:  John Blackburn at johnblackburn.chicago@gmail.com   



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Our Initial Fund Project:
"Town Center Project"
 
 
 
 
Please consider contributing to this worthwhile
investment in our community's future.
 
 
 
Kick off Goal
$136,000
 
 
  Current
   Pledges
     (as of 1/19/17)
   $97,579


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    Next ABSR Event

 


ABSR Members are free; non-members $5 donation per person.



 
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Other Community Events
 
 



FYI - Local

 

 

              

Northwest Community Action Corporation (NWICA), a community-minded not-for-profit, is the largest combined Area Agency on Aging and Community Action Agency in Indiana. They help to eliminate barriers to independence through a variety of services and advanced regional knowledge. 

 

2-1-1 is a free community service. Call them for information or to seek help in a crisis 24 hours a day, every day. Simply dial 2-1-1 or 1-800-826-7871 or

Click Here to go to their Website                                                       



Michigan City -
Michigan City Farmer’s Market.   You’ll find locally grown produce, local cheeses, proteins, baked items, and foods from local artisans.  Vendors are required to produce all their own items to ensure they are providing fresh, local, and healthy food options.   
Wednesday Market:   June 15 - September 28 (4pm-8pm) Saturday Market:   April 30 - October 30 (8am-1pm)    Location:  8th & Washington Street, Michigan City, IN

 

 

Chesterton - Chesterton’s European Market.   The European Market provides a strong tradition of quality shopping, live entertainment and a festive community experience. The artists, chefs, merchants and farmers travel from across Indiana, Michigan and Illinois to offer visitors an extraordinary collection of products and services.  The Market is every Saturday from the beginning of May through the end of October from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm.   Location:  Broadway and Third Street, next to Thomas Centennial Park in Chesterton, IN.   

 

 

Porter County – The Valparaiso compost site, 2150 W. Lincolnway, and the Boone Grove compost site, 400 West 550 South, will open for the season March 28, to give Porter County residents a location to drop off and recycle yard waste from their spring yard cleanups.  (3/7/16)            Click Here to Go to News Article 

 


 
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Whooping Cranes Spotted
in Beverly Shores
On May 15, 2016
 
 
 
       (Photo is a stock photo)


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Did you miss the Speaker Series  
 presentation: The Birds of Beverly  
 Shores by Dr. Ken Brock?               
 
 


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                                  Trunk or Treat 2016
 
                                    Summerfest 2016
 
 
                           2016 Garden and Art Walk


               Various Photos of Interest
   Is spring around the corner?   Photo taken 1/14/16
 
 
 
         

Winterfest 2016
 
 
2015 ABSR Necktie 5K Walk and Run    
 
     

 Sunsets   


If you have photos that you would like to be considered for Photos of Interest, please submit them to John Blackburn at johnblackburn.chicago@gmail.com



  
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Beverly Shores named world’s seventh

International Dark Sky Community

  
 
  
   
WGN TV Features Beverly Shores
  
 
NPR Radio Story on Dark Sky
 
 
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NWI Times Article 03/03/2013 - "Volunteers help light up the sky in Beverly Shores"

NWI Times Article 12/30/2013 - "Beverly Shores a community in harmony with nature"


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Available on Our Website

A Comprehensive Plan for Beverly Shores

By the Beverly Shores Plan Commission

Approved on October 22, 2012



 

 

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