The Friends of Indiana Dunes group is hosting a 30th anniversary celebration for the public at Indiana Dunes State Park on Sept. 22.

The event runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. CDT at Wilson Shelter. Visitors can take part in fun nature- oriented activities, wagon rides, snacks and refreshments, live music and more.

The anniversary celebration will also mark the culmination of the Geology, Flora and Fauna Find-a-thon competition, sponsored by the Friends group. Between now and Sept. 22, hikers and other recreationists can identify different natural treasures in the dunes for a chance to win prizes. Participants can pick up a Find-a-thon form at the state park or Dorothy Buell Memorial Visitor Center. Forms can also be downloaded from the Friends of Indiana Dunes Facebook page,

The Friends of Indiana Dunes is a group of people who care about, preserve and promote the Indiana Dunes. Through financial and volunteer support, the group sponsors a variety of activities and events that enhance an understanding, appreciation and enjoyment of the Indiana Dunes area.

For more information, call (219) 926-1390.

Indiana Dunes State Park is at 1600 North 25 E. Chesterton, 46304.

Logo courtesy Indiana Department of Natural Resources

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