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MOVIES IN THE PARK: Join us for an evening in the park July 14 to watch “The Lego Batman Movie” on the big screen at Main Square Park. The concession stand will sell popcorn and fountain drinks. Movie starts at dusk. Bring a blanket or comfortable lawn chair. If it rains, we’ll move to the Lincoln Center Fieldhouse. INFO: (219) 838-0114 or 

EMERGENCY CONTACT FORM: The Highland Police Department is rolling out a new service designed to save precious seconds when it matters most. Police urge seniors and those who have a handicap or disability to be proactive. The process is simple. Fill out a form that lists a trusted contact. Individuals on the form should be able to respond quickly in emergency situations with a key to the residence. Click here to download an emergency contact form. QUESTIONS? Call Deputy Cmdr. John Banasiak at the Highland Police Department at (219) 838-3184 or email 

MIDWEEK MUSIC & MARKET: Shop local businesses at the midweek market from 4 to 8 p.m. at Main Square Park. Grab a comfy lawn chair for the live entertainment from 5 to 7 p.m. and the summer concert series from 7 to 9 p.m. The July 12 performances include Robert Rolfe Feddersen and Mason Rivers. Beer garden available. In the event of inclement weather, concerts will move to the Lincoln Center Fieldhouse. INFO: (219) 838-0114. 


ROTARY CORN ROAST: Join us from 4 to 7:30 p.m. August 4 in Main Square Park for all the corn you can eat plus two hot dogs or one sausage, chips, drink and dessert. Tickets are $6 in advance ($8 at the park) and are available at Cakes by Karen, Lincoln Center and the chamber office. Proceeds benefit Highland scholarships and park, fire and police departments. INFO: Call (219) 923-3666. 

KIWANIS CHICKEN DINNER: Join Highland Kiwanis from 5 to 6:30 p.m. July 28 for a chicken dinner at Main Square Park. Eat at the park or carry out. Your $10 ticket – available for purchase at Lincoln Center – includes half a roasted chicken, Nelson’s tasty Pit-Tatoes and slaw. Proceeds support youth groups: K-Kids, Builders Club, and Key Club. INFO: Call 219) 923-2360.