CLHA featured on Lakeshore PBS Friends & Neighbors
The Town of Cedar Lake has a long history as both a hub for industry and a resort destination. For over half a century, Cedar Lake was a popular summer getaway for families in Chicagoland and Northwest Indiana. Since 1986, the Cedar Lake Historical Association has been displaying artifacts and telling stories from those bygone summer days on Cedar Lake. > Watch Video
History is Our Future: 2019-2022 Strategic Plan
The CLHA Board of Governors conducted a strategic clarity and planning process throughout summer 2019 to establish its organizational priorities through 2022.
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History Road Show: Summer Resort Fun
The History Road Show returns for its 3rd season with our "Summer Resort Fun" presentations that will explore 6 of the most significant historic Cedar Lake resorts. Each month we'll "pop-up" at a different property located near the original site of the resorts. Participation is free, but RSVP is required due to various venue capacities. Call 219.390.9423 or register online:
> November 7, 2019 - Monon Park
> December 8, 2019 - Coffin's Shady Beach Resort
> January 5, 2020 - Terrace Gardens Beach
> February 6, 2020 - Cedar Lake Golf Links & Binyon's Resort
> March 29, 2020 - Lassen's Resort
Funding for this series is provided by sponsorships from Centier Bank and TriKappa Zeta Psi Chapter (Dyer/Schererville/St. John).