Soundwalk at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

photo by Eric Leonardson

Join members of the American and Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology, and World Listening Project for a soundwalk at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.

Participate in Listening For the Future: The American Society for Acoustic Ecology Symposium and Retreat. Learn how to explore a natural environment through sound.

Time: 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.
Date: Saturday, July 10

Location: Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education, 20 N Lake Street, Miller, IN 46403 89.5FM is pleased to support the Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology as a media sponsor for the Indiana Dunes Sound Walk.

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A brief presentation by members of the American Society for Acoustic Ecology will be given at the Douglas Center before the soundwalk in Miller Woods. The soundwalk concludes with a discussion for participants.

Read about the soundwalk and other events in the park’s newspaper, Singing Sands.

Download the Park Newspaper (with park map) – The Singing Sands Summer 2010

To learn about the World Listening Project please visit:


The Paul H. Douglas Center is an approximately 10-minute walk from the Miller station on the South Shore Line.

Trains depart from downtown Chicago three times in the morning, arriving in time to attend the soundwalk. (Travel time: approximately 1 hour and 8 minutes.) To view the weekend train schedule between the Millennium Park station, 151 E. Randolph Street, downtown and Miller station visit

Eastbound Weekend/Holiday

Origin Station: Millennium Station

Destination Station: Miller

Schedule Generated: Fri Mar 19 18:27:08 2010

Train Number Departure Arrival
503 08:40AM d09:48AM
603 10:45AM d11:54AM
605 12:12PM d01:21PM
505 01:35PM d02:44PM
507 04:43PM d05:52PM
509 06:22PM d07:31PM
511 09:15PM d10:24PM
513 11:15PM d12:24AM
601 12:45AM d01:48AM
Fare Type Cost
One Way $5.50
Reduced One Way $2.75
10 Ride $52.25
25 Ride $123.75
Reduced 25 Ride $68.75
Monthly Pass $159.50

Qualifications for REDUCED FARES

Children 13 Years and Younger, Seniors 65 and Older, Passengers with

f = Flag Stop d = Train Departs after Discharging Passengers

Schedule provided by

Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District

Westbound Weekend/Holiday Schedule

Origin Station: Miller

Destination Station: Millennium Station

Train Number Departure Arrival
600 05:56AM 07:00AM
502 08:06AM 09:13AM
606 10:03AM 11:10AM
506 01:31PM 02:39PM
608 04:16PM 05:23PM
508 06:05PM 07:11PM
610 07:46PM 08:52PM
510 10:36PM 11:43PM
Fare Type Cost
One Way $5.50
Reduced One Way $2.75
10 Ride $52.25
25 Ride $123.75
Reduced 25 Ride $68.75
Monthly Pass $159.50