American Association for State and Local History


Strategic Planning Input Sessions

Thank you to everyone who participated in our recent sessions with Jillian Henry of the Indiana Nonprofit Resource Network - Western Region. Please help us preserve the history of Cedar Lake for future generations! We have developed an online survey to share with community members who were unable to join us in person.

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Next Program:
Family Fun Fest
Sunday, August 24th at 2:30 PM

Our second annual Family Fun Fest on the Museum lawn is coming soon! Learn how to churn butter and make homemade ice cream, play croquet or have a lawnmower race, try your luck in the scavenger hunt or just enjoy a seat in the rocking chairs on the Museum porch. Invite your friends and family to get to know your hometown history!

Paint and Restoration Project Announcement

Working with the True Value Hardware Corporation and Rustoleum Paint, members of the Cedar Lake Chamber of Commerce and the Cedar Lake Historical Association have put together a plan of action to give the Lake of the Red Cedars Museum a facelift with the financial help of interested businesses, residents, friends of the museum and volunteers.
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Suggested Donation: $25/gallon

Dancing Under the StarsPosters, T-shirts & Books Online

In just a few weeks we'll be open again for tours! Until then, please stop by our online gift shop to view and purchase merchandise that helps sustain our building. Our newest addition is the "Dancing Under the Stars" poster featuring historic Lassen Bros. Dance Pavilion. "Skate Your Date" t-shirts and the "Images of America: Cedar Lake" photo history book are also in stock.

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