XO Marriage Simulcast (Fri. Feb 12, 2016 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
New Hope Church, 2210 N Raney St in Effingham, will host the video simulcast of the XO Marriage Conference, Friday and Saturday, February 12th & 13th. Friday night the event will take place from 7-9pm and Saturday 9-11:30am. The cost is $30/couple. Please register online by February 9th. Please call or go online for more details.
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.
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.