Family Calendar & Concerts
Men's Legacy Retreat (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 7:00 am - 2:00 pm)
Lampstand Church. 655 S. Airport Rd in Decatur, will host the Men's Legacy Retreat on Saturday, August 29th beginning at 7am. This is a one day men's retreat where 6 speakers will explore the topics all men face. Breakfast and lunch are provided and the event is free. Please call or go online to register.
Do Something 5K (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 8:00 am - 10:00 am)
The Do Something 5K will take place on Saturday, August 29th beginning at 8am at Crystal Lake Park in Urbana. This event will benefit a ministry for the church in Liberia. Brackets are divided into 5 years by gender. Please call or go online to signup or for details.
Taste of The Prairie & "Half-Stitched The Musical" (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)
Green Mill Village Theatre, 917 Green Mill Rd in Arcola, will present "Half-Stitched The Musical" and a Taste of the Prairie on the last Saturday of the month June-September. Taste of the Prairie will be held from 9am-1pm. The musical will be presented at 1 or 7pm. For more information please call or go online.
Leadership Event with Jill Savage (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 9:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Windsor Road Christian Church, 2501 W. Windsor Rd in Champaign, will host a Leadership Event on Saturday, August 29th beginning at 9am. Jill Savage will speak at the conference entitled "Turn Your Mess Into Your Message". The cost is $15 per person and includes lunch. Registration is available online as well as details.
Remote Control Giant Plane Fly-in (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 9:00 am - 5:00 pm)
The Champaign County Remote Control Club is hosting its' 31st annual Barnstormers Giant Plane Fly-In on Saturday, August 29th from 9am-5pm and Sunday, August 30th from 9am-1pm. Admission & parking are free. Flying field is on Route 150, 2 1/2 miles West of Champaign's Mattis Avenue. For more details, please call.
Back to School Rally (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm)
Eagle Rock Christian Center, 2930 Meridian Road in Peru, will host a Back To School Rally on Saturday, August 29th beginning at 1pm. There will be family fun with food, carnival games, live music, clothing give away, school supplies and more. The event is completely free. In case of rain the rally will be held indoors. Please call or go online for details.
Dinner and Silent Auction Benefit (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm)
Solid Rock Chapel, 1213 E. Jackson St in Sullivan, will host a benefit for Tom Ray on Saturday, August 29th from 3-8pm. All proceeds from this event will be used for medical expenses and to support his family. Please go online for details about this event.
Josh Wilson in concert (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)
Josh Wilson will be in a free concert on Saturday, August 29th at 5pm at the Tower Park in Peoria Heights. Concessions will be available. Please bring a lawn chair or blanket. The free concert is presented by Peoria Heights Congregational Church. For more details, please call or go online.
The Best of Broadway (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm)
Resurrection Players will perform a benefit concert on Friday, August 28th at 8pm at the First Congregational Church, 1047 Curtiss St in Downers Grove. The Best of Broadway will be presented for Hope’s Front Door. The concert will feature the Christian Rock Band, Guided Path and 10 vocal performers. Proceeds from the concert and a silent auction will go toward Hope’s Front Door. For more details please call or go online.