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Parks & Recreation

Holiday Happenings

Every season, the Schererville Parks Department offers several programs that have a holiday theme to them. Christmas, Halloween, Easter, and the 4th of July are all some of the Holidays the Parks Department offers programs based off. Visit to register for events online or do so in person at the Clerk-Treasurer Office at the Schererville Town Hall.

Click here to check out our Spring/Summer 2018 Program Brochure!

Click any of the links below to learn more about that specific Holiday Program:


Scares "N" Scapes 

Feeling scared...DON'T BE!!
This FAMILY PAINTING class will be a delight to all Halloween fans.
All ghouls, goblins, witches and warlocks are invited to join. This wickedly magical painting class will be a NIGHT TO REMEMBER!
All materials will be provided. Halloween Caramel Apples will be served to each participant.
Instructor is Chris Hnatusko.

Saturday, October 13th, 2:00pm-4:00pm; Schererville Community Center

Cost: $25


Gobble Paints "N" Portraits

Nom, Nom, NOM!!!
Who's ready to eat...I mean PAINT! Everyone eats at Thanksgiving time but does everyone paint?!?
Introducing Gobble Paints & Portraits. Bring your family together for this delicious painting class.
All materials will be provided. Classic Thanksgiving desserts will be served as well.
Instructor is Chris Hnatusko.

Saturday, November 17th, 2:00pm-4:00pm; Schererville Community Center

Cost: $25


Holiday Craft Show

Holiday Craft Show is BACK!
Last year over 125 crafters and over 1000 people shopped their hearts out!  However, Schererville Parks knows you want more CRAFTERS, more SHOPPING, more FOOD! This year we will have 150+ Crafters 😱😱😱 So who's ready for CRAFTS, FOOD & SHOPPING!! The Schererville Community Center is filled wall to wall with handmade crafts and keepsakes.  We've added food trucks for your stomach's pleasure as well;) Don't miss out on the 150+ craft vendors, craft raffles, food trucks, balloon artist, face Painter and more!

Crafters interested in joining this show can email us at

Saturday, November 3rd, 9:00am-3:00pm; Schererville Community Center


Santa Saves Schererville

Santa is coming to Schererville! See him ride into town on a firetruck and stop the Grinch from stealing Christmas. Come meet Santa afterwards and enjoy a "Whoville" market and more!

Friday, November 23rd, 4:00pm-7:00pm; Schererville Community Center


Breakfast with Santa

Come enjoy a breakfast catered by the Patrician with the jolly ole fellow himself! 

Saturday, December 1st, 9:00am-12:00pm; Schererville Community Center


Rudolph Painting & PJs

It's that Magical time of the year and your favorite Reindeer is here...Rudolph.
Grab all your little elves and their PJs. This red nose reindeer can't wait for you to spread the Christmas cheer.
This class encourages ALL FAMILY MEMBERS to sign up and PAINT RUDOLPH AND come dressed up in your favorite Christmas PJs.
All materials will be provided. Christmas treats will also be available for all participants.

Saturday, December 8th, 2:00pm-4:00pm; Schererville Community Center

Cost: $25


Crafts at the Crossroads - Christmas Craft Show

Dec 15th...10 days till Christmas!
Schererville Parks is giving you one last chance to check everyone off your list with gifts that are truly unique! All items at this show are ALL CRAFTED! No vendors, No Direct Sellers. Just pure handmade items made from crafters all surrounding the Crossroads region!
75+ Crafters
FREE Raffles
FREE Parking

Interested crafters can request an application at Photos must be presented of items that are sold in order to be approved.

Saturday, December 15th, 9:00am-3:00pm; Schererville Community Center

Phone: (219) 65-5530

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