Family Calendar & Concerts
Events under 'Church/Ministry'
Backpack Ball (Fri. Mar 4, 2016 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
The 2nd Annual Backpack Ball will take place on Friday, March 4th at 6pm at the Knights of Columbus, 1501 W Fayatte Ave in Effingham. This event is hosted by Blessings in a Backpack of Effingham. Tickets are $50 per person. Reserved tables for 8 are $500 with preferred seating. Individual seating is on an arrival basis. The attire is casual. All proceeds will be used to purchase food for children. For tickets please call or go online.
Christian School Open House (Fri. Mar 4, 2016 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Covenant Christian School, 10 N. Edgelawn Dr in Aurora, will host an Open House and Fine Arts Festival on Friday, March 4th at 7pm. For more details please call or go online.
Broadway For Life Fundraising Event (Sat. Mar 5, 2016 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm)
Family Life Center will host Broadway for Life on Saturday, March 5th with dinner at 5:30pm and the show at 7pm at the Carriage House Event Center, 4 N. Frontage Rd in Altamont. The theme is Blest Are They for the annual fundraising event. This year’s event offers the opportunity for a dinner-theatre experience. Tickets are $25 and all seating is reserved. Please call for more information or to reserve tickets.
Movie Night (Wed. Mar 9, 2016 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm)
Forsyth Baptist Church, 144 East Cox Street in Forsyth, will host a movie night on Wednesday, March 9th at 5:15pm. The showing will be War Room. This is a free event and there will be free popcorn and water.
Financial Peace University (Wed. Mar 9, 2016 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm)
Riverside Baptist Church, 1250 W. Mound Rd in Decatur, will host Dave Ramsey's Financial Peace University beginning Wednesday. March 3rd at 6:30pm. Registration is online and is $93. Please email or go online for more details.
4th Annual Silent and Live Auction (Sat. Mar 12, 2016 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm)
The First United Methodist Church, 401 E. Kahler in Wilmington, will host the 4th Annual Tea, Treats and Talent Silent and Live Auction on Saturday, March 12th from 1:30-4pm. The Work Trip members will raise funds to be used at the Red Bird Mission Work Camp. For details please call.
Chicken & Noddle Dinner (Sat. Mar 12, 2016 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm)
Ridge Farm Friends Church, North & First St in Ridge Farm, will host a Chicken & Noodle Dinner on Saturday, March 12th from 4-7pm. A free will donation will be accepted and all proceeds will benefit the youth programs at the church. Please call or email for details.
Movie Night (Sat. Mar 12, 2016 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
Calvary Baptist Church, 225 George St in Morris, will host a free movie night on Saturday, March 12th at 6pm. The featured showing will be War Room. There will be free popcorn and childcare will be provided. Please call or email for details.
Holy Spirit Night (Sat. Mar 12, 2016 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
The Vineyard Church, 1805 S. Hamilton in Sullivan, will host a Holy Spirit Night on Friday, March 12th at 6pm. The evening is dedicated to practicing the presence of God. For more details please call or go online.
Christ in the Passover with Chaim Bimbaum (Sun. Mar 13, 2016 10:15 am - 11:45 am)
Mt. Zion, IL
First Baptist Church, 720 W. Main St in Mt. Zion, will host Christ in the Passover on Sunday, March 13th at 10:15am. Chaim Birnbaum, of Jews for Jesus, will explain the connection between the events of the first Passover in Egypt and the redemption that Jesus accomplished, as well as the bond between the ancient Passover feast and the Christian communion celebration. Please call or email for more details.
Christ in the Passover (Sun. Mar 13, 2016 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
First Baptist Church, 7 Fox Ln in Moweaqua, will host Christ in the Passover on Sunday, March 19th at 6pm. Chiam Bimbaum, with Jews for Jesus, will present the message. This event is free. Please call or go online for details.
Senior Game Night (Fri. Mar 18, 2016 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)
Heartland Community Church, 3253 N. Brush College Rd in Decatur, will host FreeAger 55+ Game Night on Friday, March 18th at 6:30pm. This evening is for seniors. Please bring a snack to share. For more details please call or go online.
12th Annual Church Flea Market (Sat. Mar 19, 2016 7:00 am - 3:00 pm)
Countryside United Methodist Church, 1807 County Rd 1000 N in Urbana, will host the 12th Annual Flea Market on Saturday, March 19th at 7am. Breakfast and Lunch will also be served. All proceeds will be donated to the Pheonix Drop In Center, CUMC Playground, Love Packages, DSC, CUMC Missions Committee, Unity FCA, Danville VA, CUMC Sign. For more details or to donate please call the church or go online.
Healing Rooms (Sun. Mar 20, 2016 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
The Vineyard Church, 1500 N. Lincoln Ave in Urbana, will hold the Healing Rooms ministry on Sunday, February 21st at 6pm. This is open to anyone in need of prayer. Please call, email or go online for more details.
Annual Banquet & Benefit (Sat. Apr 16, 2016 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Pontaic Christain School will hold the Annual Banquet & Benefit on Saturday, April 16th at 6pm at the Elk Lodge, 459 Elks Club Rd in Pontiac. There will be a live auction, silent auction and a brown bag raffle. All money raised go towards general funding of the school. For more details, please call or email.
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