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World Breastfeeding Week (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Springfield, IL
217-553-7708
pollyx60@casscomm.com

Families will celebrate World Breastfeeding Week at the Henson Robinson Zoo, 1100 E. Lake Shore in Springfield, on Saturday, August 1st beginning at 8am. The theme this year is all about supporting working mothers who choose to continue to breastfeed after returning to work. Please call or email for details.

Saturday Produce Market (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-875-7211 x562
dmclaugh@richland.edu
https://facebook.com/RichlandStudentFarms

Richland Community College in Decatur will host Saturday Produce Market each Saturday until September 26th from 8am-Noon. The Produce Markets will be hosted by the Richland Student Farms. Please go online for details.

Powerlight Abe Lincoln Car Show Spectacular (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 8:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Springfield, IL
217-416-5042
powerlightkissfm@yahoo.com

Powerlight will host the Abe Lincoln Car Show Spectacular on Saturday, August 1st from 8am-4pm at Knights Action Park, 1700 Recreation Dr in Springfield. Registration is from 8am-Noon. There is an entry fee and proceeds benefit the Powerlight Christian Music Fest. Please call or email for details.

Food Pantry Fundraiser (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

St Joseph, IL

The Saint Joseph Food Pantry will host a fundraiser on Saturday, August 1st beginning at 10am at the United Methodist Church, 205 N 3rd St in St Joseph. There will be local vendors and crafters available. 

Benefit Fundraiser (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN

Friends and family of Tyler Hayes will host a benefit fundraiser on Saturday, August 1st at Noon at Calvary Temple, 2100 N 6th 1/2 St in Terre Haute. Tyler, a senior at West Vigo High School was paralyzed from the neck down due to an accident. All proceeds will be used to support Tyler at RIC in Chicago. 

Habitat for Humanity Fundraiser (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-819-5115
passion2buildhouses@gmail.com
http://www.cuhabitat.org

4th annual FUN-draiser to benefit Habitat for Humanity Women Build Program will take place on Saturday, August 1st beginning at 4pm at Old Orchard Lanes & Links, 907 N Dunlap in Savoy. The event is designed for families and is held rain or shine. Please bring a lawn chair. All proceeds from raffles, concessions, putt putt, bags tourney, and silent auction go directly to local Habitat Women Build Home projects. For more details, please call or go online.

Tiki-Time Fundraiser (Sat. Aug 1, 2015 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Danville, IN
317-644-7075
jmhoward@sycamoreservices.com
http://www.sycamoreservices.com

Sycamore Services will host the 9th Annual Tiki Time Fundraiser entitled Shipwrecked on Saturday, August 1st beginning at 6pm at the Hendricks Fairgrounds, 1900 E Main St in Danville Indiana. Tickets are $35 per person or $250 for a table of 8. To make reservations, purchase tickets or for more information, please call or go online.

Family Fun Fair (Sun. Aug 2, 2015 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Joliet, IL
815-342-3538
info@fbcjoliet.org
http://www.fbcjoliet.org

Family Bible Church, 311 Reed St in Joliet, will host is the Annual Free Fun Fair on Sunday, August 2nd from 1-3pm.  The church meets at The Center for Disabilities, formerly United Cerebral Palsy of Joliet. Please call or go online for details.

 

 

Christian Academy Open Enrollment (Mon. Aug 3, 2015 8:00 am - 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

Channahon, IL
815-521-1381
fofcaoffice@fofca.com
http://www.fofca.com

Families of Faith Christian Academy is currently holding open enrollment at the school, 24466 W Eames in Channahon. Tours and meetings available anytime daytime. Please call, email or go online for more details.

Service Dog Benefit (Sat. Aug 8, 2015 1:00 am - 4:00 am)

Annmarie Zan's Service Dog Benefit will take place on Saturday, August 1st beginning at 1pm at Town & Country Lanes 2231 Jefferson St in Joliet. A family-friendly benefit to help Annmarie Zan raise funds for a seizure-assist service dog. Tickets are $25 and include 3 games of bowling, shoes, and pizza. There will be a raffle and silent auction. Please call or go online for details.

Garden Walk (Sat. Aug 8, 2015 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

The Taste of White Violet Center Garden Walk will take place on Saturday, August 8th from 1-3pm at White Violet Center for Eco-Justice, St. Mary of the Woods. For more details please go online.

10th Annual Blue Mound Fall Festival Car Show (Sat. Aug 15, 2015 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

The 10th Annual Blue Mound Fall Festival will take place on Sunday, August 15th beginning at Noon at Wise Park in Blue Mound. There will be the 10th Annual Car Show. This is a family friendly event. For more details please go online.

Backyard Bash (Sat. Aug 15, 2015 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-352-5895
Camille.orpheumkids@gmail.com
http://www.orpheumkids.net

Orpheum Children's Science Museum, 346 N. Neil St in Champaign, is having a Field Day with a Backyard Bash on Saturday, August 15th from 1-5pm. Join the museum as we celebrate summer on our final days before school starts. Community partners Dr. G's Brainworks and Scinch will be there. Cost for the event is covered with admission to the museum. Please call or go online for details.

Early Childhood Center Registration (Mon. Aug 17, 2015 7:00 am - 8:00 am)

Contact Info:

Naperville, IL
630-946-6313
aimee.walsh@tlc4u.org
http://tecc4u.org

Trinity Early Childhood Center, 2244 W. 95th St Suite 101 in Naperville, is currently accepting applications for the 2015-16 school year. August 24th will be the first day of class for Childcare Program and the new Full-Day Preschool for Twos, Threes and Fours. Please call or email for more details.

Monthly Hiring Event (Wed. Aug 19, 2015 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-278-5732

Worknet Center, 1307 N. Mattis Ave, will host the Monthly Hiring Event, on Wednesday August 19th at 10am. On site applications will be taken. Please call for details.

12U Baseball Tryouts (Sat. Aug 22, 2015 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
812-236-0715
Glenn.Wrightsman@indianacrusaders.org
www.indianacrusaders.org

Try-outs for the 2016 12U Indiana Crusaders will be held on Saturday August 22nd from 1 pm to 3 pm at Spencer Ball Park "Tommy John Field", 1461 8th Ave in Terre Haute. Eligible players must not turn 13 before May 1st, 2016. Please go online for more detials.

Early Childhood Center Registration (Mon. Aug 24, 2015 7:00 am - 8:00 am)

Contact Info:

Naperville, IL
630-946-6313
aimee.walsh@tlc4u.org
http://tecc4u.org

Trinity Early Childhood Center, 2244 W. 95th St Suite 101 in Naperville, is currently accepting applications for the 2015-16 school year. August 24th will be the first day of class for Childcare Program and the new Full-Day Preschool for Twos, Threes and Fours. Please call or email for more details.

Parent's Day Out Preschool Program (Tue. Aug 25, 2015 9:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-877-5653
http://www.tbc.church

Tabernacle Baptist Church, 650 N. Wyckles Rd in Decatur, is starting a Parent's Day Out Preschool Program this fall that will run Tuesday & Thursday during the school year and begins August 25th. Registration is currently open. Please call or go online for details.

Taste of The Prairie & "Half-Stitched The Musical" (Sat. Aug 29, 2015 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Arcola, IL
217-268-4400
info@gmvtheatre.com
http://www.gmvtheatre.com

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.

Parent's Day Out Preschool Program (Tue. Sep 1, 2015 9:00 am - 10:00 am)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-877-5653
http://www.tbc.church

Tabernacle Baptist Church, 650 N. Wyckles Rd in Decatur, is starting a Parent's Day Out Preschool Program this fall that will run Tuesday & Thursday during the school year and begins August 25th. Registration is currently open. Please call or go online for details.