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Sun. Apr 20, 2014 - Sat. Apr 26, 2014

Fri. Apr 25, 2014

Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon (Fri. Apr 25, 2014 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
http://www.illinoismarathon.com/

One of the nation premier Boston Marathon qualifying races, the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon will take place on Thursday-Saturday, April 24th-26th in Champaign/Urbana IL. The slate includes a Friday night 5K walk/run, Saturday, 10K, 1/2 Marathon, Marathon Relay, Full Marathon and Saturday afternoon Kids Fun Run. Registration is currently being taken. Please go online for all the details.

Library Spring Book Sale (Fri. Apr 25, 2014 9:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Mahomet, IL
(217) 586-2611
http://www.mahometpubliclibrary.org

Join the Friends of Mahomet Public Library Spring Book Sale Friday-Sunday, April 25th-27th at the Library, 1702 E. Oak (Rte 150) in Mahomet. Please call or go online for details.

MOPS meeting (Fri. Apr 25, 2014 9:30 am - 11:30 am)

Contact Info:

Morris, IL
815-942-1145
https://www.facebook.com/Morris.MOPS?ref=stream

Bethlehem Lutheran Church is starting a Mothers of Preschoolers group in Morris IL. Our group is open to all mothers of small children. We will be meeting the second and fourth friday of every month, from 9:30 to 11:30am. Childcare is provided. Please call ahead to reserve your spot! You can also follow us on facebook.

Community Used Bike Sale Fundraiser (Fri. Apr 25, 2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-352-7600
usedbikesale@champaigncycle.com
http://champaigncycle.com/

Habitat for Humanity is holding their 5th Annual Community Used Bike Sale Wednesday April 23rd-30th at Champaign Cycle, 506 S Country Fair Drive Champaign IL. We are accepting donations of good used bikes until the time of the sale all you need to do is email us. All bikes sold will be in good operating condition. For more information please contact by phone or by mail or go online.

 

Book and Bake Sale (Fri. Apr 25, 2014 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Charleston, IL
217-345-4476
http://www.charlestonbiblechurch.org/

Charleston Christian Academy, 2605 University Ave in Charleston IL, is holding a book sale along with a bake sale to raise funds for the school on Friday, April 25th from 1-6pm and Saturday, April 26th from 8am-4pm. We will be selling a large selection of used ABEKA curriculum materials, other various teaching resources, and children's books/materials. Please call or go online for details.

Mystery Dinner Fundraiser (Fri. Apr 25, 2014 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
812.478.2400
jthome@5sqc.com
http://www.sycamoremanorseniorliving.com/site-map

Sycamore Manor is hosting a Murder Mystery Theme Dinner to raise money for Senior Education Ministries on Friday, April 25th from 6:30-8:30pm at 222 South 25th Street in Terre Haute IN. The cost is $20 each or $35 per couple. Please RSVP by calling. 

Sat. Apr 26, 2014

2nd Annual Run for Heaven's Sake (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 7:30 am - 9:30 am)

Contact Info:

Flora, IL
618-662-7626
Richard.rudy@countryfinancial.com
http://www.fccflora.com

Join us for the 2nd Annual Run for Heaven's Sake 5k and 10k, with a 1k Fun Run at First Christian Church in Flora, IL. Registration is at 7am and the race is at 8:30am. Proceeds will benefit the youth group's upcoming Conference costs, and the church's 4 corners project. Childcare will be provided. Please go online for details.

Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
http://www.illinoismarathon.com/

One of the nation premier Boston Marathon qualifying races, the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon will take place on Thursday-Saturday, April 24th-26th in Champaign/Urbana IL. The slate includes a Friday night 5K walk/run, Saturday, 10K, 1/2 Marathon, Marathon Relay, Full Marathon and Saturday afternoon Kids Fun Run. Registration is currently being taken. Please go online for all the details.

Missions Yard Sale (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 8:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
812-234-9744
http://www.isubcm.com/

The Baptist Collegiate Ministries, of Indiana State University, will be hosting summer Missions Yard Sale on Saturday, April 26th from 8am to 2pm at the BCM House, 800 N. 6th St. in Terre Haute, IN. Donations are being excepted Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday prior to the Saturday of the yard sale. All proceeds will be going to summer missions. For more details please call or go online.

 

Walk for Life (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 8:30 am - 11:30 am)

Contact Info:

Carlinville, IL
217-324- 5548
litchfield@hopeforafuture.com
www.hopeforafuture.com

The Pregnancy Resource Center of Litchfield is sponsoring their annual Walk for Life on Saturday, April 26th at 8:30am. The event begins with registration at the Emmanuel Baptist Church, 117 W. 2nd in Carlinville and the walk begins at 9am. If it rains the walk will take place in the gym. Please call, email or go online for details. 

Ladies Day with Lisa Harper & Meredith Andrews (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 9:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Bourbonnais, IL
815-928-5791
nklein@olivet.edu
http://olivet.edu/Ladies_Day_2014.aspx

Join Shine.FM and Olivet Nazarene University as they present Ladies Day 2014 with Lisa Harper and Meredith Andrews on Saturday, April 26th from 9am-3pm at the Centennial Chapel on the campus of Olivet in Bourbonnais IL. Tickets are $35 per person (including lunch) For more information go online or call. 

Joliet Cares (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Ridgewood Baptist Church, 1968 Hillcrest Road, Joliet, IL
779-279-3090
sandy@jolietcares.org
http://www.jolietcares.org

Joliet Cares, a 501c3 non-profit corporation, is a free community event created to meet the physical, medical and spiritual needs of the underserved by providing free medical screenings, kids' dental screenings, chiropractic services, a food pantry, fresh fruits and vegetables, a clothes closet, haircuts, family portraits, a warm meal, kids' activities, kids' book give-away and prayer. This will be held Saturday, April 26th beginning at 10am at Ridgewood Baptist Church, 1968 Hillcrest Road, Joliet, IL. Please call or go online for details.

AgapeFest-CANCELED (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 10:00 am - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

St. Charles, MO
618.664.1861
info@agapefest.com
http://www.agapefest.com/tickets/

This event has been canceled. All New AgapeFest 2014! Join Francesca Battistelli, Sanctus Real, The Afters, The Rhett Walker Band and The Madison Letter as well as many more bands to come, for the first ever AgapeFest at the Family Arena in St. Charles MO on Saturday, April 26th. Tickets are currently available online and will be available at the door. There will be outdoor events (beginning at 10am) and indoor events (beginning at 3pm). Please go online to get more details.

Document Shredding Event (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

St. Charles, IL
630-355-8822, ext. 110
jamie.mccarthy@thrivent.com

There will be a Shred Truck in the east parking lot from of the St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 101 South Sixth Avenue in St. Charles, IL, on Saturday, April 26th from10am – Noon.This event will be Sponsored by Thrivent Financial and the Central Kane-DuPage Chapter of Thrivent. Please call or email for details.

23rd Annual Traditional Spring Pow-wow (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 10:00 am - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Lebanon, IL
1.7653.453.9025
maddox.s@comcast.net
http://www.americanindiancouncil. com

Join the American Indian Council for their Annual Spring Pow-wow. This is a show case of the rich culture of the Native American Indians that currently still live in Indiana.  Pow-wow will run Saturday, April 26th, from 10 am – 9:30 pm and Sunday, April 27th 10:30 am- 4:30 pm at the Boone County 4-H Fair Ground, 1300 S 100 E in Lebanon, IN.  Admission is $5.00 per adult $3.00 for Children. For more information please call, email or go online.

 

Caring Paws Pet Fair (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Yorkville, IL
630-553-1847
caringhandsshop@att.net
http://www.hiscross.org

On Saturday April 26, Caring Hands Thrift Shop, in coordination with Kendall County Animal Control, will be hosting a Pet Fair and Animal Adoption Day in the shop parking lot, 1002 S Bridge St in Yorkville IL, from 10am – 2pm. There will also be a “Stuffed Animal” adoption booth, complete with adoption certificates for those families that cannot have live pets. For more information please call.

Spring Bridal Shower (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 10:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Center Point, IN
812-835-4062

Join us for the 2014 Spring Bridal Show on Saturday April 24th from 10am-3pm at Center Point United Methodist FLC in Center Point, IN.  There will be a variety of vendors, door prizes and a $5 lunch available. The show is sponsored by Ashboro UMC and proceeds will go towards a new roof. Please call for details.

Spring Yard Sale (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 10:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Aurora, IL
630-723-3436
sdavis@waysidecross.org
http://www.waysidecross.org

Wayside Cross Ministries, 215 E New York St in Aurora, IL, will holding our Spring Yard Sale on Saturday April 26th from 10 am - 4 pm. All proceeds to go directly to the ministry to assist the needy of the Fox Valley. For more information or to donate, please contact the church by phone, email or go to the website.

Vendor Fair/Silent Auction Fundraiser (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
812-223-9656
sungoddessxoxo@yahoo.com

There will be a vendor fair/silent auction at Cornerstone Bible Church, 65 Home Ave in Terre Haute IN, on April 26th from 12-5. Vendors, raffles, and refreshments will be available. Proceeds go to family of Summer Dean who has stage 4 kidney cancer.  For details please call or email.

Toy & Clothing Exchange (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

Mark Your Calendars for the Mom’s Toy & Clothing Exchange. You can drop off 1 to 1:45 pm and then Shopping take place from 2 to 3pm at the World Gospel Church, 900 Gardendale Rd in Terre Haute, IN, on Saturday, April 26th. All items are free. Donations of clean, gently used items must be sorted by size & gender before drop off. Each adult who donates will receive one ticket for entrance to shop at 2pm. This is a 'kid-free" shopping extravaganza. All remaining items will be donated to charity. Please call, email or go online for details

Benefit Sing (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Cayuga, IN
765-505-8965
pshearl7@yahoo.com

Join us for a benefit sing for Baby Carter Clawson on Saturday, April 26,th at 2pm at the Community Full Gospel Lighthouse, 720 South Division Street in Cayuga IN. There will be refreshments afterwards. Due to no positive diagnosis of Baby Carter's medical issues, he is currently being set up to go to the National Institute of Health in Bethesda, Maryland.  He's listed under the Undiagnosed Disease Program. Please call or email for details on the benefit or how to donate. 

Shoe Drive (Sat. Apr 26, 2014 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-356-5880
juniorleaguecu@gmail.com
http://www.juniorleaguecu.org

The Junior League of Champaign-Urbana and Body N Sole are organizing a shoe drive during the Illinois Marathon to benefit local charitable partners.  The Junior League will be collecting new or gently used shoes, infant through adult sizes, at the Body N Sole Booth during the Health and Fitness Expo on Thursday, April 24 and Friday, April 25 during registration hours. The final collection will take place on Saturday, April 26 at the “27th Mile” and the post-race concert at Krannert in Urbana IL. Donated shoes will be distributed by the United Way of Champaign County to the organizations in need throughout the Champaign-Urbana community. For more information, please go online.