Calumet Heritage Partnership

Identifying, protecting, and preserving the natural, cultural, and recreational heritage of the Calumet region of Illinois and Indiana

19th Annual Calumet Heritage Conference Saturday, October 20th 2018

Conference Information

Conference Save the Date Flyer (PDF)

This year’s conference will provide opportunities to connect with other cultural, environmental, and heritage organizations in the Calumet through informative panel discussions and breakout sessions focused on:

  • Environmental stewardship priorities
  • Collaboration amongst museums and history centers
  • Advancements in the Calumet Heritage Area initiative
  • Preserving and celebrating Calumet cultural heritage
Keynote Speaker: Brenda Barrett, Living Landscape Observer

In the afternoon, join us for a celebratory group paddle on Wolf Lake with Wilderness Inquiry. Experience the unique instersection of history, nature, and industry that surrounds this bi-state lake from the water in a 10-person voyager canoe. Not up for a paddle? Take a hike on the Wolf Lake boardwalk!

Location: Lost Marsh Golf Course
Address: 1001 129th St, Hammond, IN 46320
Time: 8:30 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Sponsored by the Calumet Heritage Partnership, The Field Museum, Arcelor Mittal, and the Calumet Collaborative.

Watch for registration information soon!

Sponsored by: Calumet Heritage Partnership, Field Museum, Arcelor Mittal, Calumet Collaborative