Family Calendar & Concerts
Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway (Tue. Nov 24, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)
Project Meet the Need will host a Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway on Tuesday, November 24th at 10am at the Fluid Events Center, 601 N. Country Fair Dr in Champaign. Included will be a basket of foods for the Thanksgiving meal. Please call or go online for details.
Calvary MOPS and MOMSnext (Tue. Nov 24, 2015 6:45 pm)
Calvary Bible Church, 2587 E. Armour Rd in Bourbonnais, will host MOPS and MOMSnext on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month from 6:45-8:45pm. Childcare is provide for all meetings. For details, please call.
Community Thanksgiving (Wed. Nov 25, 2015 11:00 am - 2:00 pm)
Toledo Christian Church, 501 S. Maryland St in Toledo, will host a Community Thanksgiving Dinner on Thursday, November 25th from 11am-2pm. This event is completely free of charge, but there are no carry outs. This event is for residents of Cumberland County. Volunteers are welcome to come at 10am to help.
Thanksgiving Eve Mass (Wed. Nov 25, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)
Emmanuel Memorial Episcopal Church, 102 N. State St in Champaign, will host a Thanksgiving Eve Mass, Give Thanks! on Wednesday, November 25th at 5pm. Please bring a canned good for our Fill the Sills food collection. For details, please call or go online.
GriefShare (Wed. Nov 25, 2015 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm)
Grace United Methodist Church, 901 N. Main St in Decatur, will host a Holiday Grief class on Wednesday, November 18th at 5:30pm A light supper will be served with the class beginning at 6pm. The following Wednesday, November 25th the thirteen-week GriefShare support group will begin meeting each Wednesday from 6:30-8:30pm. To register or for more information please call or email.
Single and Parenting (Wed. Nov 25, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
Fox River Lutheran Church, 2785 E US Rt 52 in Sheridan will host Single and Parenting on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of the month at 6pm beginning September 23rd. Please call or go online for more details.
Family Thanksgiving Service (Wed. Nov 25, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm)
Heartland Christian Church, 3253 N. Brush College Rd in Decatur, will host a Family Thanksgiving Service on Wednesday, November 25th at 7pm. The service will include children and communion will be served. For more details please go online.
Community Thanksgiving Dinner (Thu. Nov 26, 2015 11:00 am - 2:00 pm)
The Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held on Thursday, November 26th 11am at Meadow Heights Baptist Church, 1498 Vandalia HWY 159 in Collinsville.The dinner is free. Please call or email for details.
30th Annual Thanksgiving Dinner (Thu. Nov 26, 2015 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm)
First Baptist Church, 413 South Walnut Street in Brazil IN, will host the 30th Annual Thanksgiving Dinner on Thursday, November 26th at Noon. There is no charge for the meal and it is a community wide event. For reservations please call and leave a message.
Moms in Prayer (Fri. Nov 27, 2015 9:30 am - 10:30 am)
Moms in Prayer of Minooka and Channahon, will be meeting every Friday school is in session from 9:30-10:30am at The Village Christian Church,108D Industrial Ave Minooka. The purpose of the group is to specifically pray for the schools, teachers and children in Minooka and Channahon. For more details please call or go on line.
Sponsor a Child for Christmas (Fri. Nov 27, 2015 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm)
Terre Haute, IN
KidKare Incorporated, 301 Blackman St in Terre Haute, is promoting the "Sponsor a Child for Christmas" Campaign now through December 13th. Donations will help needy children in Parke, Vigo and Vermillion counties. Please call or go online to volunteer to sponsor a child this Christmas.
Country Christmas Trades Fair with Breakfast and Lunch (Sat. Nov 28, 2015 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)
2nd Annual Country Christmas Trades Fair with Breakfast and Lunch will be held on Saturday November 28th from 9am-2pm at Henningsen Building, 18 County Road 500 East in Sadorus. Over 45 artists, craftsman and vendors will come together to showcase local small businesses and entrepreneurs. Proceeds will go to help local ministries. Please call for details.
Christmas In Paris (Sat. Nov 28, 2015 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Join others in Downtown Paris IL for Christmas in Paris on Saturday, November 28th at 4pm. An evening filled with free family fun including carriage rides, live reindeer, roasting chestnut, lighted parade, children's Christmas concert, lighting of the community Christmas tree, scavenger hunt, lots of free activities for children and families. For more details please call or go online.