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Annual Used Book Sale (Mon. Aug 3, 2015 11:30 am - 5:30 pm)

Contact Info:

St. Mary-of-the-Woods, IN
812-535-2952
ProvCtr@spsmw.org
http://spsmw.org/event-details/annual-used-book-sale/

Sisters of Providence will host the Annual Used Book Sale Saturday-Sunday, August 1st-9th in the Linden Leaf Gifts, Providence Spirituality & Conference Center, at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. The hours are 10am-4pm Monday thru Friday, and 11:30am-3pm. Saturday and Sunday. All proceeds go to benefit the Sisters of Providence ministries. Please go online for details.

KidFest End of Summer Bash (Wed. Aug 5, 2015 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Ottawa, IL
815-434-7230
underwoodtp@sbcglobal.net
http://www.ivevfree.com

The Illinois Valley Evangelical Free Church, 1611 Adams St in Ottawa, will host KidFest End of Summer Bash on Wednesday, August 5th at 5:30pm. There will be a bounce house, carnival games. free food and more. Please call or go online for details.

Back to School Food and Clothing Drive (Thu. Aug 6, 2015 9:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-298-3202
jemcclure4@gmail.com
http://www.orphanstreasurebox.org/connect/

Orphans Treasure Box Bookstore, 826 Pioneer St in Champaign,  is partnering with Feeding our Kids and His Kid's Closet in a back to school food and clothing drive at the bookstore. New and gently used children's clothing and food donations will be accepted August 6th and 7th from 9am to 6pm, and August 8th from 9am to 3pm. Kona Ice will be on hand from 2-4pm on August 7th, and will donate 25% of their proceeds to these organizations. Donation details are online.

Summer Learning Series Workshop (Thu. Aug 6, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

The Summer Learning Series: Seed Saving Workshop will take place on Thursday, August 6th from 5-7pm at the White Violet Center for Eco-Justice, St. Mary of the Woods.
Learn the basics of saving your own garden seeds including how to select the best flower and vegetable varieties and the best way to store your seeds. The registration deadline is Monday, August 3rd and the cost is $15. Please call or go online for details.

Christian Preschool Open House (Thu. Aug 6, 2015 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Aurora Christian Preschool, 2255 W. Sullivan Rd in Aurora, will host an Open House and Registration Event on Thursday, August 6th at 6pm. This will be an opportunity to meet the staff and enjoy a scavenger hunt. Please call or go online for details.

Charity Garage Sale (Fri. Aug 7, 2015 8:00 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Plano, IL
630-464-0477
reginaniemiec@aol.com
http;//www.cornerstonewomen.org

The Charity Garage Sale for Cornerstone Young Women's Learning Center will take place on Friday & Saturday, August 7th and 8th from 8-5pm at 405 S Hale St. Plano. All proceeds will benefit the Cornerstone program for low income Moms from 18-25 years of age. For details, please call or go online.

Back to School Food and Clothing Drive (Sat. Aug 8, 2015 9:00 am - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-298-3202
jemcclure4@gmail.com
http://www.orphanstreasurebox.org/connect/

Orphans Treasure Box Bookstore, 826 Pioneer St in Champaign,  is partnering with Feeding our Kids and His Kid's Closet in a back to school food and clothing drive at the bookstore. New and gently used children's clothing and food donations will be accepted August 6th and 7th from 9am to 6pm, and August 8th from 9am to 3pm. Kona Ice will be on hand from 2-4pm on August 7th, and will donate 25% of their proceeds to these organizations. Donation details are online.

Clothing Giveaway (Sat. Aug 8, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Aurora, IL
630-896-7571
centralbible940@gmail.com
http://centralbible.org/events/

Central Bible Church, 940 W. Galena Blvd in Aurora, will host the 2nd Annual Free Women's and Children's Clothing Giveaway Saturdays, August 8th and 15th from 9am-12pm. Donations of new or gently used clothing will be accepted until Wednesday, August 5th. Please call or go online for details.

School Supply Giveaway (Sat. Aug 8, 2015 10:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Murphysboro, IL
618-684-6601
stephanie@bereanconnect.com
http://www.bereanconnect.com

Servants for Christ and Berean Christian Church will again be holding the annual School Supply Giveaway in Longfellow Park, 20th & Wall St in Murphysboro, on Saturday, August 10th from 10am-1pm. School supplies, hair cuts, free food and more will be given away. Please call the church for any details.

Annual Fish Fry (Sat. Aug 8, 2015 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Arthur, IL
217-543-3024
pashlynne@yahoo.com

The First Apostolic Church, 320 Surrey Ln in Arthur, will host the Annual Fish Fry on Saturday, August 8th from 4-7pm. The cost is $9.50 for adults, $6 for children and 2 years and under are free. For more information, please call. 

2nd Annual Back 2 School Bash (Sat. Aug 8, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
812-299-1898
thumtemple@gmail.com
http://www.terrehauteumtemple.org/events.html

United Methodist Temple, 5301 S. Us Hwy 41 in Terre Haute, will host the 2nd Annual Back-2-School Bash on Saturday, August 8th from 5-7:30pm. A small backpack of school supplies will be given to the first 500 students. There will also be Carnival Games, Prizes, a Bounce House, music by the Wayward Sons and more. It is all free family fun! Please call or go online for details.

Summer Bash (Sat. Aug 8, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
812-232-7011
parishoffice@stjoeup.org

St. Joseph University Parish will host a Theology on Tap Summer Bash on Saturday, August 8th at Deming Park First Financial Shelter beginning at 5pm. There is no cost to attend, RSVP by August 1st. Please call or email. 

Saxophone Quartet Worship (Sun. Aug 9, 2015 10:30 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-423-9711
office@decaturfirstumc.org
http://www.decaturfirstumc.org

The First United Church, 201 W. N Street in Decatur, will host Dr. Perry Rask in a saxaphone quartet on Sunday, July 12th and August 9th at 10:30am. For more information please call or go online.

Kids Funday Sunday (Sun. Aug 9, 2015 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-378-5278
unitybaptchamp@sbcglobal.net
http://www.unitybaptistchampaign.com

Unity Baptist Church, 404 S. Duncan Rd in Champaign, will host Kids Funday Sunday on August 9th from 5-7pm. Registration for our Patch the Pirate Club will be accepted that evening. The club begins Wednesday, September 9th at 6:15pm. The rain date is August 16th. Please call or go online for details.

Taizé Prayer (Tue. Aug 11, 2015 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

St. Mary-of-the-Woods, IN
812-535-2952
ProvCtr@spsmw.org
http://spsmw.org/event-details/taize-prayer/

The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods will host the ecumenical Taizé prayer service on Tuesday, August 11th from 7-8pm at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, St. Mary of the Woods. Each service occurs on the second Tuesday of every month and begins at 7pm. Go online for details.

Benefit Garage Sale (Thu. Aug 13, 2015 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Champaign, IL
217-369-9344
cucanteenrun@gmail.com
http://www.cucanteenrun.org

Friends of the CU Canteen Run will host a garage sale on Thursday, August 13th at 3pm at 3701 W. Springfield in Champaign. All proceeds will benefit the Canteen Run, a faith based ministry to help the homeless and those who are living at or below poverty level. For more details or to donate please call or go online.

Jonah Fish Fry & Silent Auction Fundraiser (Fri. Aug 14, 2015 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

The Parke Vermillion Community Pregnancy will hold a Jonah Fish Fry & Silent Auction Fundraiser on Friday, August 14th beginning at 4pm at Clarks Reception Hall, 2155 E US 36 in Rockville Indiana. For more details, please call or go online.

Golf Benefit (Sat. Aug 15, 2015 8:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Polo, IL
815-493-6622
rrccoffice@gmail.com
http://www.rockrivercc.net

Rock River Christian Camp, 16486 W IL Route 64 in Polo will host a Golf Benefit on Saturday, August 15th beginning at 8am. 4 man teams will compete and conclude the day with a lunch. The cost for the day is $75. 

Clothing Giveaway (Sat. Aug 15, 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Aurora, IL
630-896-7571
centralbible940@gmail.com
http://centralbible.org/events/

Central Bible Church, 940 W. Galena Blvd in Aurora, will host the 2nd Annual Free Women's and Children's Clothing Giveaway Saturdays, August 8th and 15th from 9am-12pm. Donations of new or gently used clothing will be accepted until Wednesday, August 5th. Please call or go online for details.

Convoy of Hope Metro East (Sat. Aug 15, 2015 10:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Convoy of Hope Metro East will distribute food, supplies and valuable services to people needing assistance on Saturday, August 15th beginning at 10am at Community Park, 308 E 5th St in O'Fallon. Free on-site meal, family portraits, haircuts, groceries, medical and dental screenings. There will also be job assistance, community services, entertainment and prayer in the Connections Tent. Please call, email or go online for all the details.