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ABSR Community Foundation

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   Courtesy of ABSR member Greg Brown

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      ABSR Events for 2016
 
 Winterfest Jan 23
 Speaker Series Feb 21
 Easter Egg Hunt Mar 26
 Speaker Series              April 3
 Town Cleanup & May 21
      Spring Cookout 
 Memorial Day Coffee May 30
 Necktie 5K  June 18
 Garden & Art Walk July  9
 Summerfest July 23
 ABSR Annual                 Sept 10
      Meeting
 Halloween 2016  TBD
 
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ABSR Mailing Address:
PO Box 458
Beverly Shores, IN 46301-0458
 
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Sand Tracks Editors:
 
Jan Nancy Nichols
Feb Donna Excell-Steffel
Mar Nancy Nichols
Apr Bob Stanley
May Marvin Makinen
June  Donna Excell-Steffel
July Donna Excell-Steffel
Aug Bob Stanley
Sept  Nancy Nichols
Oct Bob Stanley
Nov Marvin Makinen 
Dec Donna Excell-Steffel
 
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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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FYI - Local
 

Wednesday, April 27th -  Shifting Sands at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore on Lakeshore Public Television will be broadcasting again on Wednesday, April 27th at 10:30pm.   Other broadcasts will be Thursday, April 28th at 9:00pm and Monday, May 2nd at 11:00pm.

 
May 5th to May 8th -  2016 Indiana Birding Festival.   The Indiana Dunes Birding Festival is an annual event that showcases the abundance of migratory birds in the Indiana Dunes. (4/22/16)                 Click Here to Go to Their Website

 

Saturday, May 21st -  Indiana Landmarks presents Logs to Lustrons Tour, Ranger-led presentation and tour of 150 years of Architecture in the Dunes.   RESERVATIONS (219) 395-1882    LOCATION: Indiana Dunes Visitor Center  (4/23/16)     

                              Click Here for More Info and to Purchase Tickets from Indiana Landmarks 

 

 Porter County – Rain barrels will be available for pick up at the Northwest Indiana Earth Day Celebration on April 16 to anyone who has pre-ordered and paid for them. (3/8/16)                                                         Click Here to Go to News Article

 

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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                      Next ABSR Events 

 
 
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Registration is Now Open for the
ABSR Necktie 5K Walk & Run
 
Saturday, June 18, 2016 at 8 AM CST
Beverly Shores, IN
 
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Please Contact Elizabeth Thornburg to purchase tickets in advance
using check or cash at (708) 799-0681 or ethornburg@comcast.net
 
 
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Did you miss the Speaker Series  
 presentation: The Birds of Beverly  
 Shores by Dr. Ken Brock?               
 
 
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Town of Beverly Shores, Town of Pines, and
Pine Township, Indiana
 
Financial Analysis and Tax Impact of
Proposed Fire Protection Territory
Revised February 8, 2016
 
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Other Community Events
 
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ABSR Annual Meeting
was held on September 12th.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Photos of Interest:
 
 
          Is spring around the corner?   Photo taken 1/14/16
 
 
 
                         Halloween 2015
                                  Summerfest 2015

 
                        2015 Garden and Art Walk
   
 
 
      Sandhill Crane chick with mother 6/5/15 in Great Marsh
             
         

 

    
 
Winterfest 2016 - The finalists for meatball competition 
 
Holiday Hop 2015  
 
 
2015 ABSR Necktie 5K Walk and Run    
 
 
National Park Services closes beach entrance 6/5/15
     
     

 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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