Exchange Club's 11th annual Family Frog Hunt will be from 1 to 3:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 31 at Sunset Hill Farm County Park, in conjunction with the
Porter County Wildlife Management Advisory Board's Celebration of Wildlife.
Hunt activities include a tadpole hunt for children age 5 and younger and a
frog hunt for everyone. Find any of the 50 "pretend" frogs hidden along the
park trails and share in cash prizes valued from $10 to $500.
The cost for adults
16 and older to participate in the frog hunt is $10. The cost is $5 for
children 5 to 16. All children participating in the hunt must be accompanied
by an adult.
Celebration of Wildlife will be from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
featuring exhibits displaying native and exotic wildlife.
Each day there will
be activities, food vendors and entertainment. Admission for the Wildlife
Celebration is free.
Exchange Club is a non-profit organization that serves the Duneland area
through a variety of projects; most importantly the prevention of child
abuse. The Family Frog Hunt is one of three annual fund-raisers to help fund
our community service projects. Proceeds from these events go towards The
Blue Ribbon Child Abuse Awareness Campaign, youth recognition events, crime,
fire and safety programs in the Duneland schools and other community service
The club is looking
for business sponsors to underwrite the cost of these programs and events.
There are several
different levels of sponsorship available including individual event
becoming a sponsor contact Pam Strudas, club president at 219-508-0371.