Family Calendar & Concerts

Events under 'Community'


Eric Litwin speaking (Mon. May 18, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

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Custer Park, IL

Eric Litwin will be speaking on Monday, May 18th at 6pm at Reed Custer Primary School, 35445 Washington St in Custer Park. Litwin is the author of the Pete the Cat books. The cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children 3-5 in advance and $15 at the door. This event is sponsored by Lunden's Bridge of Love. Tickets may be purchase online.

Scam And Fraud Education Program (Tue. May 19, 2015 10:00 am - 3:00 pm)

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Terre Haute, IN

The 9th Annual SAFE: Scam and Fraud Education Program will be held Tuesday, May 19th at the Vigo County Fairgrounds Expo Building in Terre Haute from 10am-3pm. This Expo will work to prevent telemarketing fraud and related crimes against seniors by promoting awareness and action on preventive strategies by senior consumers, law enforcement, and other community resources to  keep the elderly safe.

A Garden Party Fundraiser (Fri. May 29, 2015 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm)

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Monticello, IL

Allerton Park and Retreat Center in Monticello will host the Annual Garden Party on Friday, May 29th at 5:30pm. There will be a dinner and silent auction as well as live music. This event is a fundraiser, and all money raised will be used to support the continued maintenance of the gardens. Tickets are $100 each and must be purchased before May 21 online or by calling.

Baby TALK's Grillin' in The Garden (Fri. May 29, 2015 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

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Decatur, IL

Baby Talk of Decatur will host Grillin' in the Garden, a Low Country Seafood Boil, on Friday, May 29th at 6pm at the office, 500 E. Lake Shore Dr in Decatur. Tickets are $75 for 1 and $125 for 2 and can be obtained by calling, as well as more information.


Playing It Safe Safety Fair (Sat. May 30, 2015 9:30 am - 2:00 pm)

The Playing It Safe Safety Fair on Saturday, May 30th from 9:30am-2pm at the Champaign County Fairgrounds in Urbana. This will be a day of safety education for children and parents, with games, entertainment, child identification kits, prizes, inflatables and food. Playing It Safe, a free annual safety fair sponsored by Carle and Safe Kids Champaign County. For more information please go online.



Kick-off to Summer Carnival (Sat. Jun 6, 2015 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

The Book Road Baptist Church, 2012 Wicklow Rd in Naperville will host a Kick-off to Summer Carnival on Saturday, June 6th from 2-6pm. Many family friendly events and free food will be available. Please call or go online for details.

Community Family Fun Fair (Fri. Jun 12, 2015 10:00 am - 2:00 pm)

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Danville, IL

There will be a Community Family Fun Fair on Friday, June 12th from 10am-2pm at Temple Plaza in Danville. There will be free health checks, food, a fire truck and family friendly activities. It is hosted by Whitestar Home Health and Bowlin Chiropractic. For more information please call or email.

Relay for Life (Sat. Jun 13, 2015 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

Champaign County's Relay for Life will take place on Saturday, June 13th beginning at Noon at Centennial High School, 913 Crescent Dr in Champaign. The event starts with a parade at Noon Andrae's Harley Davidson in Urbana. A survivor ceremony will be held at 6pm and there will be many other events. The Relay continues until Sunday at 6am. Please call or go online for more details.

Annual Garden Walk (Sun. Jun 14, 2015 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

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Decatur, IL

The University of Illinois Extension Macon County Master Gardeners will host the 2015 Garden Walk from 2pm-6pm on Saturday, June 14th, rain or shine in Decatur. There will be six gardens on a self-guided tour. Light refreshments will be provided. Tickets are available for $10 in advance and can be obtained by calling or going online. Tickets are $12 the day of the event. For more details please call or go online.

Fundraising Event (Sat. Jun 20, 2015 11:00 am - 5:00 pm)

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Kingman, IN

The Kingman Heritage Club hosting a fundraiser on Saturday, June 20th from 11am-5pm at the Kingman Ball Park in Kingman IN. There will be craft and game booths, with a portion of the proceeds from each going to the Heritage Club. Booths will be available for reservation until May 29th. Please call or email for more details.

Pork Days, USA (Fri. Jul 10, 2015 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm)

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Albion, IL

Pork Days USA will be held at the Edwards County Courthouse in Albion, Friday and Saturday, July 10th & 11th. There will be various events, vendors and food. Please go online for more details.


Pork Days, USA (Sat. Jul 11, 2015 9:00 am - 7:00 pm)

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Albion, IL

Pork Days USA will take place Saturday & Sunday, July 11th & 12th at the Edwards County Courthouse Lawn in Albion. The 3rd Annual Farm Bureau Women’s Committee BBQ cook-off, children's entertainment and much more will take place. For details on this event please go the website.


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

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Springfield, IL

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.