Family Calendar & Concerts

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Sun. Mar 1, 2015 - Sat. Mar 7, 2015

Sun. Mar 1, 2015

New Church Service (Sun. Mar 1, 2015 10:00 am - 11:30 am)

Contact Info:

Monticello, IL
765-427-9563
http://livinglife.church/

Living Life Church will be beginning services at 10:00 am on March 1st at the Phoenix Theatre, 1406 North Market Street in Monticello. For more information please go online or call.

Friend Day with Joe Bowman (Sun. Mar 1, 2015 10:00 am - 11:30 am)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-877-9529
Tracie@Heartlandcc.net
http://www.heartlandcc.net/

Sunday March 1st is National Bring a Friend Day and Heartland Community Church, 3253 N. Brush College Rd in Decatur, will host this special day at 10am. Joe Bowman will be the speaker. For more information please call or go online.

Revival Services (Sun. Mar 1, 2015 10:30 am - 12:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Mattoon, IL
217-258-6519
esnaz1@consolidated.net
http://esnmatt.com/Welcome.html

East Side Church of the Nazarene, 2129 S. 9th St in Mattoon, will be holding revival services Sunday-Wednesday, March 1-4 with Marcus Wintworth. Services are at 10:30am and 6pm Sunday and at 7pm Monday through Wednesday. For details please call.

Living Proof in concert (Sun. Mar 1, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Broadlands, IL
217-369-7813
kmurphy115@aol.com

United Community Church, 300 S. Lincoln in Broadlands, will host Living Proof in concert on Sunday, March 1st at 5pm. The concert is free and a love offering will be received. For more information please call or email.

 

Rock and Worship Road Show (Sun. Mar 1, 2015 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Carbondale, IL
877-752-8547
http://theroadshowtour.com/show/carbondale-il/

Mercy Me, Crowder, Jamie Grace, Matt Maher, John Guerra, I Am They, Group 1 Crew, Shaun Groves and Tedashii will all be in concert at the Rock and Worship Road Show on Sunday March 1st at 6pm at the SIU Arena, 1490 Douglas Dr in Carbondale. Admission is $10 (by cash or check only) at the door and VIP tickets are available at the website. For more details please go online or call the venue. 

Lenten Concert Series (Sun. Mar 1, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Elwin, IL
217-865-2136
http://www.decaturnet.org/elwinumc/

Join the Elwin United Methodist Church, 1260 W. Elwin Rd in Elwin, for the Lenten Concert Series, Sundays February 22nd-March 29th. Please call the church or go online for a list of groups and acts. Each event is free of charge.

Prayer Revival with David Butts (Sun. Mar 1, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Paris, IL
217-465-5614
office@lakeridgechurch.org
http://www.lakeridgechurch.org

David Butts will be speaking in Prayer Revival Sunday-Tuesday, March 1-3 at 7pm nightly at Lake Ridge Christian Church, 122 E Steidl Rd in Paris. Please call or go online for details. 

Mon. Mar 2, 2015

Blood Drive (Mon. Mar 2, 2015 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-619-5951

A Blood Drive will be held at Lampstand Presbyterian Church, 655 S. Airport Rd in Decatur on Monday, March 2nd from 3-7pm. Call to schedule a time for donation. 

 

Tue. Mar 3, 2015

MOPS (Tue. Mar 3, 2015 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

Greenville, IL
618-699-1852
katie.eller29@gmail.com

Our MOPS group (Mothers of Preschoolers) meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month. at the Free Methodist Church, 1367 Hwy 140 in Greenville, from 9am-11am. Childcare is provided. For more information please call or email.

School Open House (Tue. Mar 3, 2015 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Forsyth, IL
217-877-5636
info@decaturchristian.net
http://www.decaturchristian.net

Decatur Christian School, 137 S. Grant St in Forsyth, will host an Open House on Tuesday, March 3rd beginning at 6:30pm. This open house is for parents of children 3 year old preschool through kindergarten. Please call or go online for details

 

Christ-Centered Childbirth Course (Tue. Mar 3, 2015 6:45 pm - 9:15 pm)

Contact Info:

Mokena, IL
815-342-5313
Kerri@thismommaknows.com
http://www.alphachildbirth.com

Alpha Childbirth will host a five week class series beginning on Tuesday, March 3rd at 6:45pm at Journey 19715 LaGrange Rd in Mokena. The goal is to prepare for your birth and early parenting. Class meets Tuesday nights on 3/3/15 through 3/31/15. For details or registration, please call or go online.

Christian Women's Fellowship (Tue. Mar 3, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
812-466-6766

Cross Lane Community Church, 2204 Lafayette Ave in Terre Haute, is hosting a Christian Women's Fellowship evening the first Tuesday of each month from 7-8:30. For details please call the church. 

Prayer Revival with David Butts (Tue. Mar 3, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Paris, IL
217-465-5614
office@lakeridgechurch.org
http://www.lakeridgechurch.org

David Butts will be speaking in Prayer Revival Sunday-Tuesday, March 1-3 at 7pm nightly at Lake Ridge Christian Church, 122 E Steidl Rd in Paris. Please call or go online for details. 

Wed. Mar 4, 2015

Community Job Fair (Wed. Mar 4, 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, March 4th 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.

 

Where Moms Connect (Wed. Mar 4, 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.

Circle of Moms (Wed. Mar 4, 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.

GEMS meeting (Wed. Mar 4, 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.

 

The Best Yes Study (Wed. Mar 4, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm)

First Christian Church, 3601 S. Staley Rd in Champaign, has a Wednesday night Women's Community Group studying Lysa Terkeurst study "The Best Yes". Childcare is available each evening from 6-7:30pm for this 6 week study. For details please call or email.

African Children's Choir in concert (Wed. Mar 4, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Urbana, IL
217-367-8923
marianne@trinity-urbana.org
http://www.trinity-urbana.org

The African Children’s Choir will be in concert on Wednesday, March 4th at 7pm at Trinity Lutheran Church, 701 E. Florida in Urbana. Admission will be free for all ages and a free-will offering will be taken. Please call or go online for details.

Thu. Mar 5, 2015

Mom2Mom (Thu. Mar 5, 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. Mar 5, 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. 

Fri. Mar 6, 2015

Indoor Garage Sale Fundraiser (Fri. Mar 6, 2015 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Savoy, IL
217-352-2240
fbc@fbc-cs.org
http://www.fbc-cs.org/garage-sale/

First Baptist Church, 1602 W. Prospect in Savoy, will host and Indoor Garage Sale Fundraiser, March 5th-7th at the church. Thursday from 6-9pm, Friday 8am-8pm and Saturday 8am-Noon. This event benefits the Youth Mission Team. There is no admission fee for the sale.

Mommy Moments (Fri. Mar 6, 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.

MOPS (Fri. Mar 6, 2015 9:00 am - 11:30 am)

New Life, 500 Gougar Rd in New Lenox,  MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) theme this semester is "Be You Bravely"and the meetings are Fridays. We meet 2 Fridays per month from 9-11:30am. Registration is $25 and annual dues is $90 (paid in two payments). Scholarships are available. Check out our website for more information or call or email.

Gallery Walk (Fri. Mar 6, 2015 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

The Decatur Area Arts Council will present Salvage & Selvage - Fiber Artists Coalition at Madden Arts Center, 125 N. Water Street in Decatur, on Saturday, March 6th from 5-8pm. This is a family friendly event. Please go online for details.

 

School Carnival and Spaghetti Dinner (Fri. Mar 6, 2015 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Forsyth, IL
217-877-5636
jruppert@decaturchristian.net

Decatur Christian School, 137 S. Grant St in Forsyth, will host a carnival and spaghetti dinner on Friday, March 6th from 6-10pm. The Senior Class will be hosting the spaghetti dinner and will also have a dessert auction, and the Junior Class will be hosting the carnival. Tickets for the spaghetti dinner are $7 for adults, $5 for students (K-12), and $5 for seniors. Children under 3 are free. Carnival tickets are available for purchase. Please call or email for more information.

 

Life Academy Summer Enrichment (Fri. Mar 6, 2015 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm)

Contact Info:

St. Louis, MO
314-776-0123
http://wayoflifechurchstl.com/

Way of Life Church, 1730 South 11th Street in St. Louis MO, will host a three week Life Academy Summer Enrichment Project focusing on individualized reading and math instruction June 15th-July 2nd from 8am-1pm. Registration will be Friday and Saturday, March 6th and 7th and space in limited. Please call or go online for details.

 

Retreat to the "Rock" with Dee Brestin (Fri. Mar 6, 2015 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm)

Dee Brestin and Mary Trapkus will be the main speakers at the Retreat to the Rock event on Friday and Saturday, March 6th & 7th at Starved Rock Lodge in Utica. There are options for attending this event for various amounts of time. For more information or a brochure, please go online.

The African Children's Choir in concert (Fri. Mar 6, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-877-9529
Tracie@Heartlandcc.net
http://www.heartlandcc.net/

Heartland Community Church, 3253 Brush College Rd in Decatur, will host the African Children's Choir on Friday, March 6th at 7pm. The concert is free. For more information, please call or go online.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat presented (Fri. Mar 6, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Gibson City, IL
217-784-4292
http://www.gcmsk12.org/

GCMS High School, 815 N. Church St in Gibson City, will present "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" Friday and Saturday, March 6th and 7th at 7pm. General admission at the door is $5 for adults and $3 for students. Please call or go online for details.

 

 

Celebrate Recovery (Fri. Mar 6, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Johnston City, IL
618-889-7729
bsapp@cornerstonesi.org
http://www.cornerstonesi.org/celebrate-recovery

Cornerstone Church, 17466 Rt 37 in Johnston City, is hosting Celebrate Recovery Friday evenings 7-9pm. For more details or information, please call or go online.

Seussical the Musical presented (Fri. Mar 6, 2015 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Elevate Performing Arts Youth Ministry of First Baptist Church in Geneva, on Keslinger Rd, will present Seussical the Musical on Friday and Saturday evenings, March 6-7 at 7pm.  Tickets are $2 for students and $5 for adults and may be purchased at the door. For more information please go online or call. 

Sat. Mar 7, 2015

Pancake Breakfast (Sat. Mar 7, 2015 7:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

Clinton, IL
217-935-3139
kbkkm94@yahoo.com
http://www.clintonfcc.com

First Christian Church, 100 N. Jackson St in Clinton, will host a Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, March 7th beginning at 7am. The cost is $5 per person and children under 4 eat free. Tickets will be available at the door or church office. Please call or go online for more details. 

Iron Sharpens Iron Conference (Sat. Mar 7, 2015 7:30 am - 2:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
http://rpmfm.org/terre-haute-2/

Maryland Community Church, 4700 South SR 46 in Terre Haute, will host the Iron Sharpens Iron Men's Equipping Conference with Ricky Jenkins and Chad Williams on Saturday, March 7th beginning at 7:30am. For more details or to register, please go online. 

Inventors and Entrepreneurs Symposium on the Prairie (Sat. Mar 7, 2015 8:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
800-779-6925
sales@shape-master.com
http://www.innovativedreamers.com

Craig Vetter will be the keynote speaker at the Inventors and Entrepreneurs Symposium on the Prairie on Saturday, March 7th from 8am-6pm at the I-Hotel, 1900 S. First Street in Champaign. This full day event is to inspire and instruct those who are inventing. Register online or call for more information.

 

Indoor Garage Sale Fundraiser (Sat. Mar 7, 2015 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Savoy, IL
217-352-2240
fbc@fbc-cs.org
http://www.fbc-cs.org/garage-sale/

First Baptist Church, 1602 W. Prospect in Savoy, will host and Indoor Garage Sale Fundraiser, March 5th-7th at the church. Thursday from 6-9pm, Friday 8am-8pm and Saturday 8am-Noon. This event benefits the Youth Mission Team. There is no admission fee for the sale.

Mega Work-a-thon Fundraiser (Sat. Mar 7, 2015 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-356-2262
http://www.emptytomb.org

empty tomb inc. will be hosting a Mega Work-a-thon Fundraiser on Saturday, March 7th from 8am-Noon at the ministry, 301 N. Fourth St in Champaign. Volunteers will fill a box will staple food items and deliver the box to those in need. To volunteer please call to sign up. For more information please call.

Annual Dollar Day Sale (Sat. Mar 7, 2015 8:02 am - 2:02 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-359-1701
smandrson@comcast.net
http://judah.org

The Annual Dollar Day Sale will be held at Judah Christian School, 908 N. Prospect in Champaign, on Saturday, March 7th from at 8am-2pm. All proceeds go toward Judah's Senior Class Missions Trip to Puerto Rico. Donations of gently used clothes and goods will be gladly accepted. Please call, email or go online for details.

Spring Craft Show (Sat. Mar 7, 2015 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Mt. Zion, IL
217-864-5424
b_rideout@mtzion.com
http://www.mtzconventioncenter.com

The Mt Zion Convention Center is host a Spring Craft and Vendor Fair on Saturday, March 7th at 9am at the Center, 1400 Village Parkway in Mt. Zion. There will be over 70 vendors and exhibitors. Please call or go online for details.

Annual Sausage Supper (Sat. Mar 7, 2015 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-356-3635

St. Peter's United Church of Christ, 905 S. Russell St in Champaign, will host the Annual Sausage Supper on Saturday, March 7th from 4-7pm. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children 4 and up and under 4 is free. For more details, please call. 

Chicken & Noodle Dinner (Sat. Mar 7, 2015 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Ridge Farm, IL
217-662-8322
hutsonshari@yahoo.com

Ridge Farm Friends Church, 201 E. North St in Ridge Farm, will host a Chicken & Noodle Dinner on Saturday, March 7th from 4-7pm. A free will donation will be accepted and all proceeds will go towards our youth ministry programs.  For more information please call or email for details or carry outs.

Annual Spring Ham Dinner (Sat. Mar 7, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Mazon, IL
815-448-5514

Park Street Congregational Church, 806 Park St in Mazon, will host the Annual Spring Ham Dinner on Saturday, March 7th from 5-7pm. The cost is $9 for adults and $5 for children under the age of 10. Call for tickets or more information.

Annual Spring Gala (Sat. Mar 7, 2015 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-352-7210
jclifford@hs-stm.org
http://www.hs-stm.org

The High School of St. Thomas More, 3901 S. Mattis Ave in Champaign, will host the Annual Spring Gala to benefit the high school on Saturday, March 7th at 6pm. Included in this fundraising event are dinner, dancing, student performers and silent and live auctions.  Tickets are $100 per person. For more details please call, email or go online.

Caring 4 Carrie Fundraiser (Sat. Mar 7, 2015 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Caring 4 Carrie Fundraiser will take place on Saturday, March 7th beginning at 6pm a the Lafayette Club, 107 E. Lafayette in Bloomington. Carrie is suffering medical issues from a car accident. All proceeds go to help with medical expenses. Please go online for details.

Annual Faculty Showcase Concert (Sat. Mar 7, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Urbana, IL
217-384-5150
info@c-4a.org
http://www.c-4a.org

The Champaign County Community Center for the Arts (C4A) will present its Annual Faculty Showcase on March 7th at the Iron Post, 120 S. Race St. in Urbana, from 6 to 8 pm.  This casual event is free. Please call or go online for details.

Read Across America (Sat. Mar 7, 2015 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Urbana, IL
217-344-3872
cuatraa@gmail.com

Lincoln Square in Urbana will host Read Across America on Saturday, March 7th from 10am-1pm. This Community Celebration will host professional storytellers, fun hands-on literacy related activities, stories in other languages, toddler area, older siblings activities and more. Please call for more information.