The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority will be hosting an informational session about the Indiana Bicentennial and Torch Relay on Wednesday, Aug. 26. The informational session will begin at 10:30 a.m. and will be hosted in the Indiana Welcome Center's theater.


E. Rene Stanley, deputy director of the Indiana Bicentennial Commission, Noelle Szydlyk, state director for the Indiana Torch Relay, and Larry Blanchard, Lake County bicentennial coordinator, will be on hand to answer any questions and discuss ways to become involved with the 200-year celebration for the state of Indiana.


Indiana Bicentennial and Torch Relay Informational Session

Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015

10:30 a.m.

Indiana Welcome Center

7770 Corinne Drive

Hammond, IN 46323


For questions or to RSVP for the informational session, please contact Stacina Stagner, communications coordinator for the South Shore CVA, at 219-554-2175 or