Updated: November 22, 2012 6:15AM
Public meeting: The National Park Service is having a public meeting on the environmental impact statement for the Shoreline Restoration and Management Plan for the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, at Woodland Park’s Sycamore Hall, 2100 Willowcreek Road. The 60-day comment period closes Tuesday, Nov. 13. Mail comments to: Superintendent, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Att: Charles Morris, Environmental Protection Specialist, 1100 N. Mineral Springs Road, Porter, Ind. 46304-1299.
Center for Women’s Health opens: An opening reception for the new Center for Women’s Health will run from 5 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, at Porter Regional Hospital’s new adjacent Medical Plaza, 85 E. U.S. 6. The program, “Genetics of Breast and Ovarian Cancer,” starts at 6 p.m. For more information or to register, call (800) 541-1861.
Community education seminar: “Alternative Medical Therapies: Are They Right for Me?” will run from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, at the Valparaiso Branch of the Porter County Public Library, 103 Jefferson St. No registration is required. For more information, call 462-0524.