Family Calendar & Concerts
Mom2Mom (Thu. Dec 18, 2014 9:00 am - 11:00 am)
The Vineyard Church, Sullivan Campus, 1805 South Hamilton in Sullivan, is hosting Mom2Mom beginning Thursday, Sept 18th 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' Night Out (Thu. Dec 18, 2014 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm)
Terre Haute, IN
Breden Memorial United Methodist Church, 2228 S 7th St in Terre Haute, is offering a Moms’ Night Out/Youth Advent Bible Study for 3 Thursdays in December. The study for kids ages 3-12 and they will meet December 4th, 11th and 18th from 5:30-7:30pm. While Mom enjoy a night out, children will learn about the true meaning of Christmas. This evening is free and open to the public but pre-registration is required. For questions or to register your child, call or email.
MOPS/MOPS Next (Fri. Dec 19, 2014 8:45 am - 10:45 am)
Ignite Christian Church, 301 S. Broadway in Coal City, is beginning Mothers of Preschoolers and MOPS Next. MOPS Next includes mothers with children of any school age. MOPS and MOPS Next meet on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month at 8:45am. Child care is provided. Please call, email or go online for details.
International Christmas Dinner (Fri. Dec 19, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
The Vineyard Church, 1500 Lincoln Ave in Urbana, will be hosting an International Christmas Dinner on Friday, December 19th at 6pm. People from all nations are invited to bring a dish to share and join in the celebration. This event is held in the cafe and their will be an activity for children. Please call or go online for details
Love Beyond Blood presented (Fri. Dec 19, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
The Star Theater, 17 N. Main St in Villa Grove, along with Soul Giving Records and Creative Dramatics Workshop have come together to present "Love Beyond Blood" Friday-Sunday, December 12th-14th and 19th-21st. Friday and Saturday show times are 7pm and Sunday at 3pm. Tickets are $5 and $7 and reservations can be made by calling or emailing.
The Story presented (Fri. Dec 19, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
1st Christian Church, 455 W. Southmor Rd in Morris, will present "The Story" a Christmas Event on Friday-Sunday, December 19th-21st at 7pm each evening. General admission tickets are $2 and can be purchased at the church office or by calling.
Drive-Thru Living Nativity (Fri. Dec 19, 2014 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm)
Faith World Outreach Church, 1280 S. Route 59 in Bartlett, will host a Drive-thru Live Nativity on Friday, December 19th from 7-8:30pm. This is free to the public. There will also be cookies and warm beverages. For more details, please call or go online.
One Bethlehem Night presented (Fri. Dec 19, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Hillsboro Free Methodist Church
The Hillsboro Free Methodist Church , 1400 Seymour Ave in Hillsboro, will be performing "One Bethlehem Night" on Friday and Saturday December 19th & 20th at 7pm. There is not charge for this event. The Musical will be followed by a dessert reception each night. For more information please call or email.
The Carpenter's Son Ballet (Fri. Dec 19, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Ballet 5:8 School of the Arts will present The Carpenter's Son Ballet on Friday & Saturday, December 19th & 20th at 7pm at Lincoln Way East High School Performing Arts Center, 201 Colorado Ave in Frankfort. Please call or go online for tickets and details.
Prayer Task Force Meeting (Sat. Dec 20, 2014 9:00 am - 11:00 am)
The Champaign County National Day of Prayer Task Force will hold its monthly breakfast and prayer meeting on Saturday, December 20th at 9am at Denny’s Restaurant, 702 West Town Center Boulevard in Champaign. The December 2014 Community of the Month Prayer Focus is the village of Savoy. For more information please call.
Giftmart (Sat. Dec 20, 2014 10:00 am - 1:00 pm)
This year, the East Aurora Giftmarts will be held on December 20 from 10:00AM to 1PM at Brady and Bardwell Elementary Schools and will also benefit the families whose children attend Rollins, Krug and Beaupre Elementary Schools. Joliet Giftmarts will take place on December 13 at Isaac Singleton and Sator Sanchez Elementary Schools and will also benefit the families whose children attend AO Marshall Elementary School. For more details, please call or go online.
Christmas Concert (Sat. Dec 20, 2014 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm)
Harpists Molly Madden and Chen-Yu Huang perform popular Christmas songs paired with Christmas readings from the Bible at the Champaign Public Library, Robeson Pavillion Room A-B, on Saturday, December 20th at 2pm. The event is free with a suggested donation of $2 per person. For details please go online.
Christmas Revealed presented (Sat. Dec 20, 2014 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
Life Church, 2105 N. Bowman Ave in Danville, will present Christmas Revealed on Saturday and Sunday, December 20th at 4 & 5:45pm and the 21st 9 & 10:45am. For details, please call.
Christmas Services (Sat. Dec 20, 2014 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm)
Calvary Church, 9s200 State Route 59 in Naperville, will host Christmas Services on Saturday and Sunday, December 20th and 21st will be a Classic Christmas Concert. The Christmas Eve Services will be held at 3 & 5pm on Wednesday, December 24th. For Details, please call or go online.
Live Nativity (Sat. Dec 20, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
Life Church, Rt 45 South in Gilman, will host a Live Nativity on Saturday, December 20th at 6pm. For details please call.
Behold The Lamb Of God presented (Sat. Dec 20, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
First Christian Church, 1875 W. US Hwy 40 in Brazil, will present Behold The Lamb Of God on Saturday and Sunday, December 20th and 21st at 6pm each evening. The is no cost to this event. Please call or go online for details.
The Christ Event (Sat. Dec 20, 2014 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Community of Faith Church, 5208 Meadowland Pkwy in Marion, will host The Christ Event on Saturday and Sunday, December 20th & 21st from 6-9pm. This is an outdoor multi-scene live Nativity presentation and is absolutely free. For details please call or go online.