Family Calendar & Concerts

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Sun. Mar 29, 2015 - Sat. Apr 4, 2015

Tue. Mar 31, 2015

Christ in the Passover (Tue. Mar 31, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-429-2033
cathy@sharondecatur.org
http://www.sharondecatur.org

Sharon United Methodist Church, 4363 W Center St in Decatur, will host Christ in the Passover with Lizzy Cohen of Jews for Jesus on Tuesday, March 31st at 7pm. There is no admission charge. For more information please call or go online.

Wed. Apr 1, 2015

Community Job Fair (Wed. Apr 1, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Fairfield, IL
618-842-3711
parrotta@iecc.edu
http://www.iecc.edu/page.php?page=FCCH

The Spring 2015 Community Job Fair at Frontier Community College, 2 Frontier Dr in Fairfield, will be held on Wednesday, April 1st from 10am-2pm at the Workforce Development Center on FCC's Campus. Community Members are invited to attend and talk to potential employers and find out what jobs they might have available. For details please call or go online.

 

In Jesus' Steps (Wed. Apr 1, 2015 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-429-4278
nwcchurch@comcast.net
http://nwcchurch.org/

Northwest Christian Church, 1306 N. Stanley Ave in Decatur, will host In Jesus' Steps on Monday-Friday, March 30th-April 3rd from Noon-8pm. There will be 8 walk through scenes depicting Jesus' last moments on earth. For details, please call or go online. 

Empty Bowl Event (Wed. Apr 1, 2015 3:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

C/U Empty Bowls will hold the 6th Annual Empty Bowl Event benefit and raffle for the Daily Bread Soup Kitchen on Wednesday, April 1st beginning at 3:30pm at the Silver Creek Restaurant, 402 N. Race St in Urbana. The cost is $30 for adults and $10 for children 12 and under and will be available at the event. This includes a hand-crafted bowl and gourmet soup and bread. Please go online for details.

Circle of Moms (Wed. Apr 1, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN

Circle of Moms is a group of mothers who meet the first Wednesday of every month at 6pm at the World Gospel Church, 900 Gardendale Rd in Terre Haute IN. The vision of Circle of Moms is to strengthen relationships between mothers of all generations. Free Childcare is provided. Please see our fb group online. Look for Circle of Moms: Bridging Generations.

Where Moms Connect (Wed. Apr 1, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Yorkville, IL
630-553-7335
http://www.hiscross.org

Cross Lutheran Church, 8609 Rt 47 in Yorkville, hosts Where Moms Connect on the first and third Wednesday evenings from 6:30-8pm. For details, please go online or call.

GEMS meeting (Wed. Apr 1, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:45 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-359-2122
gems@windsorroad.org
http://www.windsorroad.org/GEMS/

GEMS: God Embracing Mothers who are Single meets Wednesdays at the Windsor Rd Christian Church, 2501 W Windsor Road in Champaign. We provide motivating Bible messages, convenient location, free dinner, childcare for kids homework help for your kids and more every 1st and 3rd Wednesday from 6-7:45pm. Please call, email or go online for details.

 

ATTABOY in concert (Wed. Apr 1, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Gibson City, IL
217-784-5702

ATTABOY will be in concert on Wednesday, April 1st at the Gibson City Bible Church, 309 N Rt 47 in Gibson City, at 7pm. Admission is free. Please call for details.

Living Last Supper presented (Wed. Apr 1, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Jacksonville, IL
217-245-8919
pastoradamd@yahoo.com
http://www.faithlutheranjacksonville.com

The Living Last Supper would be presented on Wednesday and Thursday, April 1st and 2nd at 7pm at Faith Lutheran Church, 1385 W. Walnut St in Jacksonville. Please call, email or go online for details.

Easter Production presented (Wed. Apr 1, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Chester, IL
618-826-4734
grace@highpraises.net
http://www.highpraises.net

Grace Church Ministries, 2100 State St in Chester, will host the Annual Easter Musical, Wednesday-Saturday, April 1st-4th at 7pm each evening. Admission is free and doors open at 6:15pm. Please call to make reservations for groups of 10 or more. For details, please call or go online.

Thu. Apr 2, 2015

Mom2Mom (Thu. Apr 2, 2015 9:02 am - 11:02 am)

Contact Info:

Sullivan, IL
217-728-4574
mennafamily@gmail.com
http://sullivan.thevineyardchurch.us/

The Vineyard Church, Sullivan Campus, 1805 South Hamilton in Sullivan, is hosting Mom2Mom which meets from 9-11am and continues on the 1st and 3rd Thursday throughout the school year. This ministry is for moms with children of all ages. Light breakfast will be served and childcare is available for a small fee. For more information, please email or call.

Moms By Faith (Thu. Apr 2, 2015 9:15 am - 11:15 am)

Contact Info:

Naperville, IL
630-904-1035
Allison@corwin.org
http://www.meetup.com/momsbyfaith/

Moms By Faith Fall Bible Study is held Thursdays from 9:15-11:15am at Wheatland Salem Church, 1852 S. 95th St in Naperville. There is no joining fee, but there is childcare for a small fee. Please go online for all the details or call the church. 

Passion in the Park presented (Thu. Apr 2, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
877-223-6109
loriaplin@gmail.com
http://www.senioreducationministries.org

Passion in the Park will be presented Thursday-Sunday, April 2nd-5th at 6, 7 and 8pm at Fairbanks Park in Terre Haute. This is a free, interactive, non-denominational community performing a drama of the Easter Story. This event is free to the public. Limited seating is available at each scene for those who cannot stand for any length of time. This show contains scenes that some viewers may find disturbing. Refreshments will be available. For more information, please call or go online.

 

GROW in America Meeting (Thu. Apr 2, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Urbana, IL
217-480-5117
http://www.growinamerica.org/

Faith Church, 2111 Willow Rd in Urbana, hosts Grow in America each Thursday evening from 6-8pm. This group is a free local help group to promote mental health recovery, personal growth, and prevention. There is no need to register. For more information please call or go online.

Teen Night at The Center (Thu. Apr 2, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

New Lenox, IL
815-474-2569
info@thecenteryouth.org
https://www.thecenteryouth.org/

Formerly the CYC Teen Night, now called The Center at The Hub, 1303 Schoolhouse Rd in New Lenox, hosts a Teen Night each Thursday at 6:30pm. For more information please call or go online.

The Lesters in concert (Thu. Apr 2, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

The Lesters, will be in concert on Thursday, April 2nd at 7pm at Life Stream Church, 551 Lewis & Clark Dr, Washington, MO. This is part of Washington Area Gospel Fest and sponsored by McDonald’s, for a free concert. Please go online for details.

Fri. Apr 3, 2015

Drive-through Clothing Drive (Fri. Apr 3, 2015 7:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Urbana, IL

The Litania Sports Group will host a clothing drive at the Vineyard Church, on Lincoln Ave in Urbana, on Friday April 3rd from 7am to Noon. Please bring used and gently used clothing for donation.

Mommy Moments (Fri. Apr 3, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-359-2122
moms@windsorroad.org

Windsor Road Christian Church, 2501 W. Windsor Rd in Champaign, will host Mommy Moments the 1st and 3rd Friday of the month from 9-11am. This is a time to recharge and refresh with other moms. For more information or to register, please call or go online.

Good Friday Day Camp (Fri. Apr 3, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Savoy, IL
217-352-3993
rebeccah@savoyumc.org
http://www.savoyumc.org

The United Methodist Church, 3002 West Old Church Road in Savoy, will be hold a Good Friday Day Camp on Friday, April 3rd beginning at 9am. For more details please call the church or go online.

Carry Their Cross (Fri. Apr 3, 2015 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Joliet, IL
815-730-8599
youth@followym.com
http://followym.com/

Joliet area youth ministry will walk the cross of Christ on Friday, April 3rd beginning at noon at Cathedral of St. Raymond, 604 N. Raynor Ave in Joliet. The walk will show the battles of child abuse, the unborn, mentally and physically handicapped, the poor and the hungry, to help carry their cross. 

Good Friday Services (Fri. Apr 3, 2015 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Herrin, IL
618-942-3636
siwcenter@gmail.com
http://www.siwcenter.org

Southern Illinois Worship Center, 124 Lou Ann Dr in Herrin, will hold the Annual Awake Good Friday Services on April 3rd at 4 and 7pm. Please call or go online for details.

Holy Week Activities (Fri. Apr 3, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Staunton, IN
812-446-3211
stauntonfcc@yahoo.com

Staunton First Christian Church, 108 W. Columbus St in Staunton, will host a Good Friday Service titled "The Footsteps of Christ" on Friday, April 3rd from 6-8pm. An Easter Egg Hunt will be held on Saturday, April 4th at 10:30 am. For details on these and Easter services, please call or email.

Community Good Friday Service (Fri. Apr 3, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

The Ministerial Alliance of Champaign-Urbana and Vicinity will host the Annual Community Good Friday Service on Friday, April 3rd at 7pm at 1st Presbyterian Church, 602 W. Green St in Urbana. Various congregations will be represented as the topic "The Seven Last Words of Christ" is shared. For more details please go online. 

Good Friday Service (Fri. Apr 3, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Danville, IL
217-442-0541
http://www.fpcdanville.org

The 1st Presbyterian Church, 100 N. Franklin St in Danville, will host a Good Friday Service on April 3rd at 7pm. This will be a Tenebrae worship service based on the Passion Readings and sayings of Christ on the cross. For more information please call or go online. 

Good Friday Movie Night (Fri. Apr 3, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Charleston, IL
217-345-4910
c3church@consolidated.net
http://charlestoncommunitychurch.org/

The Community Church, 2360 Shawnee Dr in Charleston, will host a Good Friday showing of the film, "The Passion of the Christ" Friday at 7pm.  Refreshments and childcare will be available. Please call or go online for details.

Easter Production presented (Fri. Apr 3, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Chester, IL
618-826-4734
grace@highpraises.net
http://www.highpraises.net

Grace Church Ministries, 2100 State St in Chester, will host the Annual Easter Musical, Wednesday-Saturday, April 1st-4th at 7pm each evening. Admission is free and doors open at 6:15pm. Please call to make reservations for groups of 10 or more. For details, please call or go online.

Church Softball League (Fri. Apr 3, 2015 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Aurora, IL
630-546-6200
lockandkeyman@sbcglobal.net

The Aurora Church Softball League is open to all churches in Aurora and the surrounding area. The league has a men's competitive 14 inch slow pitch softball league and 12 inch fast pitch league. Deadline for applications is the 1st week in April. Play begins in May. For details please call or email.

Sat. Apr 4, 2015

Easter Egg Hunt and Pancake Breakfast (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

Naperville, IL
630-778-0328
pastorsally@trinitynazarene.org

Trinity Church of the Nazarene, 1451 Raymond Dr in Naperville, will host an Easter Egg Hunt and Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, April 4th at 9am. This free indoor event is for children Newborn-4th grade with their parents and is sponsored by our United and Unique Ministry. Please call or email for more details.

 

Easter Egg Hunt & Pancake Breakfast (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

Urbana, IL
217-367-5924
pabcurbana@aol.com

The Pennsylvania Avenue Church, 600 E. Pennsylvania Ave in Urbana, will host a Pancake Breakfast and Easter Egg Hunt beginning at 9am. Please call or email for more details.

Easter Egg Hunt (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
812-234-5020
fgagsecretary@hotmail.com
http://www.fullgospelag.org

Full Gospel Assembly of God, 7655 N. Clinton Rd in Terre Haute, will be host the Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4th with breakfast at 9am and the hunt at 10:30am. Please call the church for more details.

Egg Hop (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 9:30 am - 11:30 am)

Contact Info:

Batavia, IL
630-256-8434
info@therivercitychurch.org
http://www.therivercitychurch.org

Batavia MainStreet and River City Church will host the Egg Hop on Saturday, April 4th at 9am at the Peg Bond Center, 151 N. Island Ave in Batavia. The hop begins at 9:30amand there will be face painting, balloon animals, games and more. For details please call or go online.

Easter Eggstravaganza (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 10:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Wilmington, IL
815-476-6734
dallas@fccwilmington.org
http://www.fccwilmington.org

The First Christian Church, 1824 Church St in Wilmington will host an Easter Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 4th from 10am-1pm. The egg hunts will be by age and is special needs friendly. Please call the church for more details. 

Easter Celebration (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
812-232-4808
gpruitt@mountpleasantfamily.org
http://www.mountpleasantfamily.org

Mt. Pleasant South Campus, 3050 E. Davis Dr in Terre Haute, will host the Annual Easter Celebration on Saturday, April 4th at 10am. Festivities will begin in the Worship Center with lively music and special activities. The Egg Hunt will then take place outside in the playground area weather permitting. Please call or go online for details.

Easter Egg Hunt (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Shorewood, IL
815-741-9357
steve@cef-will.org
http://www.cef3rivers.org

Child Evangelism Fellowship, 305 Channahon St in Shorewood, will host an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4th at 10am. The event is free and for children 5-12 years. Please call or go online for details.

Easter Egg Hunt (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 10:30 am - 12:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-875-2300
Lauren@visitlife.org
http://www.visitlife.org/

Life FourSquare Church, 2954 W. Ash Ave in Decatur, will host an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4th at 10:30am. The event is free and will have family friendly activities as well as the hunt. For details or more information, please call or go online. 

11th Annual Easter Egg Hunt (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 11:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Channahon, IL
815-467-6846
kd.ayers@fofca.com
http://www.fofmin.org/

Families of Faith Church, 24466 W. Eames in Channahon, is hosting the 11th Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4th at 11am with registration. This event is for infants through 8th grade. Please call for more information or go online.

 

Easter Egg Hunt & Services (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 11:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Cornerstone Baptist Church will host an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4th at 11am at Prairie Fields Park in Savoy for Pre-K thru Fifth grade. Easter Services will be held on Sunday, April 5th at 10:50am at the church, 702 E. Church St in Savoy.  

Girard's Easter Egg Hunt (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 11:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Girard, IL
217-685-0149
vic7500@gmail.com

The Girard’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt will take place on Saturday, April 4th from 11am to 1pm at Town Square Park in Girard. Age appropriate egg hunts are staggered for children. There will be free food and activities. The entire event is free and is sponsored by First Baptist Church, Girard, with partners First National Bank, Raymondville; Whirl-A-Whip; County Market of Girard; Wal-Mart of Carlinville; Frontier Communications; Girard Family Health Center and Dave O’Dell’s County Financial of Girard; Macoupin County Sheriff Dept.; and Girard Fire Dept. Ladies Auxiliary. Please call or email for more details.

Easter Eggstravaganza (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 11:30 am - 1:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Carbondale, IL
618-457-4222
info@gacc.net
http://gacc.net

Grand Avenue Christian Church, 1305 E Grand Avenue in Carbondale, will host the Annual Easter Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 4th at 11:30am. A free lunch and egg hunt will be a part of this event. Please call or email for details.

Easter Eggstravaganza (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-877-5653
http://tbcdecatur.org/

Tabernacle Baptist Church, 650 N. Wyckles Rd in Decatur, will host an Easter Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 4th from Noon-2pm. This event features an Egg hunt, games, prizes and many more events. Please call or go online for details.

Easter Egg Hunt (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

O'Fallon, IL
618-632-5584
mhel@ofallonassembly.com
http://www.ofallonassembly.com

O'Fallon Assembly of God, 1400 N. Green Mount Road in O'Fallon, will host an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4th at Noon. There will be on-site registration. There will be child friendly activities. 

4th Annual Eggstravaganza (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Montezuma, IN
765-245-2143

Area churches and businesses will host the 4th Annual Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 4th at Noon at Aztec Park in Montezuma IN. Egg hunt, crafts, a free family photo and a lunch. Please call for details.

WorldFest 2015 (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Urbana, IL
217-244-3355
ksheahan@illinois.edu
http://www.spurlock.illinois.edu

Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St in Urbana, will host WorldFest 2015 on Saturday, April 4th at 12:30pm. This event id sponsored in part by the Illinois Arts Council and features performances of Brazilian guitar music, Middle Eastern Fusion, Indonesian dance and storytelling.The suggested donation is $5.00 per person. Please go online for more information.

Easter Egg Hunt (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

First Assembly of God, 1741 Essington Rd in Joliet, will host the Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4th at 1pm. Kids from preschool - 5th grade are welcome at this event and it is free. For more information, please call or go online.

Easter Egg Hunt (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Bonnie, IL
618-242-6687

The City of Bonnie will host the Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4th at 2pm. at the Park in Bonnie. This event is for children birth to 5th grade. In case of inclement weather it will be held at the Bonnie Church of God, 225 S. Johnson. For details please call. 

Easter Egg Hunt (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
2178771221
bsc.pastor@comcast.net

The Boiling Springs Church of God, 2350 Boiling Springs Rd in Decatur, will host an Easter Egg Hunt and more on April 4th at 2pm. There is not charge for this event. Please call or email for details.

Easter Eggstravaganza (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
812-235-7623
shelley@fsouthern.org
http://fsouthern.org

First Southern Baptist Church, 1200 East Davis Drive in Terre Haute, will host an Easter Eggstravaganza on Saturday, April 4 at 2pm. Please call or go online for details.

Easter Egg Hunt (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Forsyth, IL
217-412-2230

The Gathering will host an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4th at 4m at Decatur Christian School, 135 S. Grant St in Forsyth. For more details, please call.

Egg Easter Egg Hunt (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

First Baptist Church, 7110 State Route 162 in Maryville, will host an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4th at 5pm.  An Easter service will follow the Egg Hunt at 5:30pm. Other Easter services will be held on Sunday morning at 8:15, 9:30, and 10:55am. For more information please call or go online.

Passion in the Park presented (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
877-223-6109
loriaplin@gmail.com
http://www.senioreducationministries.org

Passion in the Park will be presented Thursday-Sunday, April 2nd-5th at 6, 7 and 8pm at Fairbanks Park in Terre Haute. This is a free, interactive, non-denominational community performing a drama of the Easter Story. This event is free to the public. Limited seating is available at each scene for those who cannot stand for any length of time. This show contains scenes that some viewers may find disturbing. Refreshments will be available. For more information, please call or go online.

 

Matthew West and Colton Dixon in concert (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-422-7300
info@spldecatur.org
http://www.decaturciviccenter.org/

Matthew West and special guest Colton Dixon will be in concert on Saturday, April 4th at 7pm at the Civic Center Arena, 1 Gary K Anderson Plz in Decatur. Tickets are $40/Premium Reserved Seating, $22/Reserved Floor Seating and $17/General Admission (Bleacher) Seating. Tickets are available through the Civic Center Box Office. Please call or go online for details.

The Great Vigil of Easter (Sat. Apr 4, 2015 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-352-9827
http://www.emmanuelmemorialepiscopal.org/

Emmanuel Memorial Episcopal Church, 102 N. State St in Champaign, will host The Great Vigil of Easter on Saturday, April 4th at 8:30pm. Relive the journey from Old Testament to New Testament and Cross to Resurrection in this Easter service. A reception will follow. Please call or go online for details.