Family Calendar & Concerts
Fundraising Yard Sale (Thu. Aug 21, 2014 8:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Mt. Zion, IL
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.
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)
Oak Brook, IL
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.
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)
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.