This is a Special Place
Dunes Learning Center provides exceptional outdoor experiences that inspire community, environmental stewardship and a lifelong love of learning. Located in the spectacularly biodiverse Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, our "classroom without walls" creates a critical and beneficial connection to nature for children and adults.
KIDS NEED NATURE, NATURE NEEDS KIDS
The many benefits of this critical relationship are explored in our most recent annual report. Download your copy >
WINTER OPEN HOUSE SCHEDULED FOR JANUARY 11
Save the date for our second annual Winter Open House. Learn more >
WINTER NATURE CAMP, FEBRUARY 8-9, 2014
Winter night hikes, a campfire and skiing are just some of the planned activities at this overnight winter program for 3rd through 6th grade students! Learn more >
SAVE MONEY WHILE YOU SUPPORT DUNES LEARNING CENTER
Improve your home's energy efficiency with a free home energy assessment and Energize Indiana will donate $25. Not convinced? Read about one person's experience on our Curiosity Blog.
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