Family Calendar & Concerts

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Sun. Aug 17, 2014 - Sat. Aug 23, 2014
August 2014

Wed. Aug 20, 2014

Family Magic Show (Wed. Aug 20, 2014 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm)

Windsor Christian Church, 1101 Broadway in Windsor, would like to invite you to a free magic show with Andrew the Family Magician on August 20th beginning at 5:30pm. There will be free food as well. For details please call or email.

Thu. Aug 21, 2014

Fundraising Yard Sale (Thu. Aug 21, 2014 8:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Join us for a missionary fundraising yard sale on Thursday and Friday, August 21st and 22nd from 8am-4pm at 6430 John Drive, Mt. Zion, IL. This is a mega-sale with items from over 20+ families.

Movie Night (Thu. Aug 21, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Elm Street Baptist Church in Murphysboro will host a free showing of God's Not Dead on Thursday, August 21st at 6pm at Liberty Theater, 1333 Walnut St. in Murphysboro. For details please call or go online. 

AWANA Mini Conference (Thu. Aug 21, 2014 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm)

Grace Baptist Church, 601 E. McKinley Road in Ottawa, IL, will host an AWANA leaders Mini Conference on Thursday, August 21st from 6:30-9pm. Breakout sessions to help better equip you for bringing the Gospel to Children.  This is for anyone 16 and older.  To be held on August 21 6:30 to 9 pm

30 Nights of Worship (Thu. Aug 21, 2014 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Destiny Fellowship, 2500 N. Main St in Moweaqua IL, is hosting 30 nights of worship from August 2nd-31st beginning at 6:30pm each evening. Special Guest Catherine Mullins from the Ramp coming on August 28th and 29th. For details please call or go online.

Slap Happy Comedy and Improv concert (Thu. Aug 21, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Join the Woodlawn Christian Church, 501 Green St. in Woodlawn IL, as they welcome the The Slap Happy Comedy and Improv Duo and provide clean comedy for the whole family on Thursday, August 21st at 7pm. Please call, email or go online for more details. 

Fri. Aug 22, 2014

Rummage Sale Benefit (Fri. Aug 22, 2014 7:30 am - 4:00 pm)

There will be a rummage sale to benefit for Crisis Pregnancy Center on Friday, August 22nd 7:30am-4pm at 704 Franklin St. in Charleston IL. For details, please call.

Family Fest for CURED (Fri. Aug 22, 2014 11:00 am - 1:30 pm)

Drews Family Fest for CURED, a 501c3, who raises money to research Eosinophilic Esophagitis, will be happening on Saturday August 22nd beginning at 11am at Terrace View Park in Oak Brook, IL. Please go online for details. 

 

 

Urbana Sweetcorn Festival (Fri. Aug 22, 2014 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm)

The Urbana Sweetcorn Festival will take place in the heart of downtown Urbana on Main Street, between Race and Vine Streets on Friday, August 22nd, 5-11pm and Saturday, August 23rd, 11am-11pm. Go online for musical artists and all the details.

Jesus Is The Way Fundraiser (Fri. Aug 22, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Jesus Is The Way is hosting the Grace & Mercy Fundraiser 2014 on Friday, August 22nd beginning at 6pm at the Holiday Inn Conference Center, 1001 Killarney St in Urbana IL. Doors open at 5:30pm. Our guest speaker for the evening will be Carol Kent. Seating is free but limited to adults only.  For more information please call or go online. 

 

DivorceCare (Fri. Aug 22, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Join Fox River Lutheran Church, 2785 E. US Rte. 52 in Sheridan IL, for DivorceCare. It is a ministry/support group that meets for 13 concurrent weeks, every Thursday beginning August 8th at 6pm. Please call to pre-register. Possible DC4K for kids ages 5-12. Please call or go online for details. 

Parenting Seminar (Fri. Aug 22, 2014 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm)

Join Dr. Scott Turansky and Joanne Miller for a Parenting Seminar entitled "Dealing with Anger and Bad Attitudes in Children, Teens and their Parents". The seminar will be held at the Pathway Christian Church, 19954 NW Frontage Road in Shorewood IL, on Friday, August 22nd 6:30-9pm. The seminar is open to the community. The cost for the seminar is $20 per person or $30 per family. Pathway Christian Fellowship is offering a complete children's program for Preschool through fifth grade.  Register for the seminar online. Please call or email for more information. 

Ashley Cleveland in concert (Fri. Aug 22, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Ashley Cleveland will be in concert Friday, August 22nd at 7:30pm at The Warehouse Church, 308 E. Galena Blvd in Aurora.  Doors open at 7pm. Please call or email for details.

Matt Vollmar and the Great Romance Benefit concert (Fri. Aug 22, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Matt Vollmar and the Great Romance will be in concert to benefit Agape Christian High School on Friday, August 22nd at 7pm at Southern Illinois Worship Center, 124 Lou Ann Dr in Herrin. Tickets are $5. There will be 2 bands that evening; The worship band from SIWC and Matt Vollmar and The Great Romance. Please bring a lawn chair. 

Unspoken in Concert (Fri. Aug 22, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Unspoken will be in free concert on Friday, August 22nd at 7pm at the Minooka Bible Church, 412 Wabena Ave in Minooka IL. The concert is free and open to the public. For more information call the church office.

Sat. Aug 23, 2014

Running for Life 5K/10K (Sat. Aug 23, 2014 8:00 am - 10:00 am)

The Running for Life Ovarian Cancer Awareness 5K/10K will take place on Saturday, August 23rd beginning at 8am at the Ritchie Brothers Auctioneers, 2400 Ritchie Rd in Morris IL. This event is held to increase the awareness of ovarian cancer. For more information please call or go online.

Monthly Flea Market (Sat. Aug 23, 2014 8:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Join the Open Hearts Foursquare Church 762 E 1700 North Rd in Monticello, for a  monthly Flea Market, May thru October on the 4th Saturday of each month from 8 am - 2pm. If you have any questions or would like to be a vendor, please call. 

Zumba Class (Sat. Aug 23, 2014 9:00 am - 10:00 am)

Join other ladies for a Zumba Fitness class at the The Vineyard Church on Lincoln Ave in Urbana beginning Saturday, August 23rd at 9am. The cost is $5 per class. For more information please email or go online. 

Unquenchable Faith, Bright Women's Conference (Sat. Aug 23, 2014 10:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Carol Kent offers encouragement and guidance in the Unquenchable Faith, Bright Women's Conference on Saturday, August 23rd beginning at 10am at Christian Life Church, 300 N Maplewood Dr Rantoul, IL. Cost before August 7th is $20, after August 7th is $30. Catered lunch is included. Please go online or call the church for more details. 

 

Clothing Drive (Sat. Aug 23, 2014 11:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Church Of The Living God, 1109 N. Fourth St in Champaign, is holding a clothing drive for school clothes, work clothes and any other clothing you would like to donate.  Donations are being accepted Saturday, August 23rd from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm at the church. For information, please call or email the church.

Adoption Scrapbooking Event (Sat. Aug 23, 2014 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Kidsave invites anyone interested in adoption to a Scrapbooking Party on Saturday, August 23rd beginning at 1pm at Orland Park Christian Reformed Church, 7500 Sycamore Dr., Orland Park, IL. Kidsave Summer Miracles program will host Colombian children ready for adoption at the party. Please RSVP by emailing. Please go online for details. 

Good News in concert (Sat. Aug 23, 2014 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm)

Good News! will be in concert Saturday, August 23rd at 5:30pm at the Epworth United Methodist Church, 627 Gentleman Road in Ottawa IL. This is a free outdoor concert. Please bring a lawn chair or blanket. A potluck dinner will follow the concert at 7pm.  A free will offering will be taken.  For more information call the church.

The Restaurant presented (Sat. Aug 23, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Saturday, August 23rd at 6pm Innovative Anointed Ministries (I-AM) presents The Restaurant a Dinner Theater on Saturday, August 23rd at 6pm. The event will be at 2501 Thompson St in Terre Haute IN. Please call or go online for details.

Sun. Aug 24, 2014

Kid's Carnival (Sun. Aug 24, 2014 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

The Village Christian Church, Church will host a Kid's Carnival on Sunday, August 24th after both the 9am & 10:30am services. The event will be held at Minooka Junior High School, 333 W. McEvilley Rd in Minooka. For details, please call or go online. 

Asante Children's Choir in concert (Sun. Aug 24, 2014 10:00 am - 11:30 am)

The Asante Children’s Choir will be performing on Sunday August 24th at 10am at the 1st Christian Church, 635 N. Randall Rd in Aurora IL. For details please call or go online. 

AWANA Pre Registration Ice Cream Social (Sun. Aug 24, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Grace Baptist Church, 601 E. McKinley Road in Ottawa IL, will be hosting a pre-registration Ice Cream Social on Sunday, August 24th from 6-8pm. You can register your child(ren) ages 3 years thru 6th grade. Must be 3 before September 1st. Please call or email for details.

Bringing Back The Black Robed Regiment (Sun. Aug 24, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

A special presentation of Bringing Back the Black Robed Regiment will be held in various location, Sunday August 24th through Thursday August 28th. Historian, Oklahoma State Representative and Pastor Dan Fisher challenges today's Christians to engage the culture and defend our liberties. Reservations maybe required. The locations are Homer Glen, Aurora, Tinley Park, Bensenville, Rockford, Moline, Decatur and Collinsville. Please check the website for all the details. 

Mikeschair in concert (Sun. Aug 24, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Mikeschair will be in concert on Sunday, August 24th at 7pm at the Victory Church, Vine and 2nd Sts in Camargo IL. Please call for details. 

Mon. Aug 25, 2014

Urbana Theological Seminary Fall Classes (Mon. Aug 25, 2014 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Fall semester starts soon at the Urbana Theological Seminary, 314 East Daniel Street in Champaign. The seminary offers training accessible to all Christians. You can obtain schedules or more information by calling or going online.

Preschool Enrollment & Parent Information Meeting (Mon. Aug 25, 2014 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Promise Land Preschool is holding open enrollment with a parent informational meeting on Monday, August 25th at 7pm. The first day of preschool at the Bridgeton Baptist Church in Bridgeton IN is Sept. 3rd. Please call or go online for more information.

Tue. Aug 26, 2014

The Risk Teen Rally (Tue. Aug 26, 2014 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

The RISK Teen Rally will be happening Tuesday-Thursday, August 26th-28th each night from 7-8:30pm at Lyford Bible Church in Lyford, Indiana. This event is for 7th-12th graders. Please call for registration or for details.

Bringing Back The Black Robed Regiment (Tue. Aug 26, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

A special presentation of Bringing Back the Black Robed Regiment will be held in various location, Sunday August 24th through Thursday August 28th. Historian, Oklahoma State Representative and Pastor Dan Fisher challenges today's Christians to engage the culture and defend our liberties. Reservations maybe required. The locations are Homer Glen, Aurora, Tinley Park, Bensenville, Rockford, Moline, Decatur and Collinsville. Please check the website for all the details. 

Wed. Aug 27, 2014

Layton McGuire in concert (Wed. Aug 27, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Layton McGuire will be performing a free worship concert at Christ Community Church, 12410 S Van Dyke Rd in Plainfield, on Wednesday, August 27th at 7pm. Please call or go online for details. 

Truth Trackers (Wed. Aug 27, 2014 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Faith Baptist Church of Goose Lake, 3950 Goose Lake Rd in Morris, is starting their Truth Trackers meetings for the year.  Truth Trackers is a weekly youth group for 3 yrs old through sixth grade each Wednesday night, beginning on August 27th, from 7-8pm. For further information about the program visit the website or call. 

Thu. Aug 28, 2014

For King & Country in concert (Thu. Aug 28, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

WBGL will feature For King & Country in a free-No Ticket Required concert event , Thursday August 28th at 6pm at the Promenade, 631 E. Bougthon Rd in Bolingbrook IL. Join us outside in the parking lot of BD's Mongolian Grill by Bass Pro Shops. In case of rain: concert will take place in the parking garage. For more details please call, email or go online. 

30 Nights of Worship (Thu. Aug 28, 2014 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Destiny Fellowship, 2500 N. Main St in Moweaqua IL, is hosting 30 nights of worship from August 2nd-31st beginning at 6:30pm each evening. Special Guest Catherine Mullins from the Ramp coming on August 28th and 29th. For details please call or go online.

The Risk Teen Rally (Thu. Aug 28, 2014 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

The RISK Teen Rally will be happening Tuesday-Thursday, August 26th-28th each night from 7-8:30pm at Lyford Bible Church in Lyford, Indiana. This event is for 7th-12th graders. Please call for registration or for details.

Bringing Back The Black Robed Regiment (Thu. Aug 28, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

A special presentation of Bringing Back the Black Robed Regiment will be held in various location, Sunday August 24th through Thursday August 28th. Historian, Oklahoma State Representative and Pastor Dan Fisher challenges today's Christians to engage the culture and defend our liberties. Reservations maybe required. The locations are Homer Glen, Aurora, Tinley Park, Bensenville, Rockford, Moline, Decatur and Collinsville. Please check the website for all the details. 

Fri. Aug 29, 2014

Ministry Conference with Stephen Strader (Fri. Aug 29, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Cross Tabernacle Church, 2929 N. 7th Street in Terre Haute, will be hosting Outpouring Services with Pastor Stephen Strader of Ignited Church in Lakeland Friday-Sunday, August 29th-31st at 7pm each evening. A love offering will be received. Please call or go online for details.

Sat. Aug 30, 2014

Have A Heart for Haiti 5k Walk/Run (Sat. Aug 30, 2014 8:00 am - 10:00 am)

Have A Heart for Haiti 5k Walk/Run will take place Saturday, August 30th, stepping off at 8am at East Side Sports Complex, 3565 Legacy Blvd in St. Charles. Registration is $27. To register please go online. For more information please call. The ministry supporting this is Open Door Haiti.

Zumba Class (Sat. Aug 30, 2014 9:00 am - 10:00 am)

Join other ladies for a Zumba Fitness class at the The Vineyard Church on Lincoln Ave in Urbana beginning Saturday, August 23rd at 9am. The cost is $5 per class. For more information please email or go online. 

Fundraising Yard Sale (Sat. Aug 30, 2014 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)

His Kid's Closet will be holding their first Yard Sale on Saturday, August 30th beginning at 9am at 2403 W. Kirby Ave in Champaign. Typically we give clothes away free for kids but in order to be better stewards of our donations and distribute clothing faster we're holding this event. For more information please call or go online.

Sun. Aug 31, 2014

Fabian Grech speaking (Sun. Aug 31, 2014 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Missionary Fabian Grech will be speaking at Freedom Reigns in Christ Church US Route 40 in Saint Elmo, on Sunday, August 31st at the 10am service. He will share about what Jesus has been doing in the lives of the people in northern Iraq over that last year. Please call or go online for details. 

Slimefest (Sun. Aug 31, 2014 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Join the Slimefest on Sunday, August 31st at 3pm at Camp WOW 3133 Woodmen Ln In West Frankfort IL. This event is fro anyone age 10 years and up. Registration starts at 3pm and the cost is $10. This will include a meal, your wristband and a t-shirt. There will also be a concession stand. Please call for details.

 

Revival with Caleb & Kirsten Ring (Sun. Aug 31, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Revival Fire International is presenting revival meetings with Caleb & Kirsten Ring Sunday-Wednesday, August 31st-September 3rd at 7pm each evening and Sunday at 10:30am at Kingdom Increase Church, 400 S. Washington St in Jerseyville, IL.