Memorial Day 2021 in Greater Lafayette, IN

Memorial Day 2021 in Greater Lafayette, IN

Memorial Day not only marks the beginning of summer in the Midwest, but it honors those before us who have laid their lives down for our country. Memorial Day celebrations near and far host speakers from Veterans, 21 gun salutes, parades, and so much more. The Greater Lafayette, IN area has a few things going on this Memorial Day. Here’s a short list of things to check out! To those who currently serve the United States in the Armed Forces, thank you. Memorial Day Parade (Lafayette, IN): 11:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. “We will be hosting a Memorial Day parade to honor and mourn those who died while serving in the U.S. Military, and to pay tribute to our veterans who were isolated during the past year. The parade will start at 16th and Alabama Streets, proceed onto Main, turn onto Wallace Avenue by the Frozen Custard, go to Park Avenue and turn into the Columbian Park entrance. It is expected to last 30-45 minutes and will be followed by a program in the grassy area by the Train Depot inside the park.” White County Memorial Day Ceremony (Monticello, IN): 1:00 P.M. “Public Ceremony honoring the military personnel who have died in the performance of their military duties while serving in the United States Armed Forces. Guest speakers: IN State Rep Don Lehe, Monticello Mayor Cathy Gross and White County Veteran Service Officer Tom Hildebrand.White County Honor Guard and Marine Corps League Det 1411 will perform a 21 gun military salute and play Taps in Remembrance of our fallen brothers and sisters.Public is encouraged to attend, the ceremony will take place...
Summer Camps 2021

Summer Camps 2021

This summer in the Lafayette, IN area will be great for all ages! Summer camps are back and better than ever. Here are some we’ve heard about already. We’ll update this blog as we find out about more! Williams Henry Harrison High School Summer Camps Harrison High School hosts sports summer camps each year for all ages, shapes, and sizes. Cheerleading, tennis, football, basketball, soccer and more are all on the docket for this year’s agenda. So, be sure to check out the list here! Camps begin June 7 and run throughout the summer at different times. The last date on the schedule is July 22, 2021. McCutcheon High School Summer Camps McCutcheon High School is offering summer camps again in 2021 and it’s time to start signing up!  Click on the link below for more information about our youth camp dates, locations, and costs. To register your future Mav, simply create an account in Eventlink and click “EVENTLINK REGISTRATIONS.”   Purdue University Summer Camps Purdue University’s Summer camps are like no other. Camp topics vary from education and engineering to science and technology- plus more. These camps differ in age targets but are mostly geared toward upper elementary to high school aged kids. Check out this link to see the camp descriptions, dates, cost, and targeted age group. Camp Tecumseh Camp Tecumseh is an adventure waiting to happen. Memories are made at this camp, and your child will remember days in the beautiful Indiana countryside for years to come. Adventure trips, day camps, week long overnight camps, and more are available. Here’s the website for all the information you need! Gymnastics...
Mother’s Day Events

Mother’s Day Events

As things begin to open back up after the year of COVID, you can get creative with your gift for Mama. This year, Greater Lafayette, IN has a handful of fun, custom events that’ll be the perfect fit for some time together after so much time apart. Gift your mom with an outing or an experience that’ll bond you for the years to come. Here are some ideas to get you started! Midnight Florals Watercolor and Wine Class (Fowler House Mansion; Lafayette, IN): Wednesday, May 12 (Sold out) and Thursday, May 13, 2021. Jessie Roseberry is the owner of Greater Lafayette small business Roseberry & Co. Occasionally, she hosts events and classes to teach different watercolor techniques. In this class, learn to paint “loose flowers” on a “dramatic black background.. Join us for an evening of wine, charcuterie, and watercolor and the beautiful Flower Mansion! $50/ticket. Mother’s Day Family Cruise (Madam Carrol; Monicello, IN) Sunday, May 9th, 2021 from 1:00 – 3:00 P.M. “Join the Madam Carroll for a Mothers Day Weekend Family Cruise. This cruise has been designed with the family in mind and includes activities for the kids including face painting, bounce houses and a DJ for entertainment! This cruise is open to children and adults. All tickets are $20. Children 2 and under are free.”Mother’s Day Bottle, Brushes, and Brunch (Exploration Acres; Lafayette, IN): Saturday, May 8th, 2021 from 12:00 – 3:00 P.M. “Bring your tastebuds and the Picasso in you for an afternoon full of fun & creativity in a room full of positive vibes at Exploration Acres.Event includes:-Bottomless mimosas -Favorable Brunch (Chicken & Waffles, green...
Top Home Trends of 2021

Top Home Trends of 2021

After spending an entire year inside, experts really have a new take on home trends in 2021. With top recommendations featuring ideas such as home office focal points, indoor plants, and lots of earthy colors and textures to make things cool and collected, we can see how quarantine shaped general views of what’s needed in homes. We’re about it! We love the idea of making your Greater Lafayette, IN space YOURS and a place you want to be with your immediate circle. Bring on all the comfy, cozy home vibes, 2021! Work from Home Space Whether your “work from home” time was brief, or the kids are still taking some E-Learning days, one thing’s for sure, the home office space needs an upgrade. From functional, aestheticly pleasing lighting to organizational, functional accessories and gadgets, there are many ways to spruce up your work area. Try a bright rug to tie the whole room together! It’ll feel good on your bare feet too while you work from home! Tile Textures Boho styles pull in this fun additive to renovations, and we are so thankful! Fun tile can change a kitchen as a backsplash or it can change an entire room if you make it your flooring! There are tons of options out there. Have fun pattern building too! Indoor Plants Another trend we can thank those boho lovers for- indoor plants! Not only do they look beautiful, but they can naturally purify the air quality inside your home. Here are a few suggestions of where to begin: Add a snake plant for air purification or a pathos if you have...
Small Business Spotlight: The Farm at Flint Creek

Small Business Spotlight: The Farm at Flint Creek

The four legged family members in our lives really deserve more R&R. They love us unconditionally, so why not treat them every now and again? And seriously, we can’t think of anything better for those furry friends than a spa day on the farm. The Farm at Flint Creek is just that! It sits just outside of Greater Lafayette, IN, and it’s a, “full service pet resort” according to their Facebook business page. Whether you need some doggie day care, grooming for a special breed, or just a boarding facility while you head to the beach for vacation, the Farm at Flint Creek is the perfect place to check out. Here are some details on their services offered, location, hours, and more. Services Offered by the Farm at Flint Creek GroomingThe Farm at Flint Creek offers full grooming services. Pricing depends on the dog’s breed and size. Flea and tick baths and descending baths are options too. Check this page for more details!Doggie Day Care“Our doggie daycare is any week day, rain or shine! We have a big 3,000 square foot outdoor run for just the daycare dogs with plenty of toys and obstacles for them to play on! We also have an indoor 900 square foot play area, in case of bad weather. Our daycare package includes play time all day with the exception of a 1 hour break and nap time for the pups. We can also feed the dogs at this time or we can give kong treats with peanut butter for a snack. This allows the dogs to rest and take a breather before playing...