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Events under 'Christmas'

Christmas Bazaar and More (Fri. Nov 7, 2014 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Charleston, IL
217-649-8278

The "For the Love of Adlai J" Christmas Bazaar and More will be held Friday-Sunday, November 7th-9th at the Coles County Fairgrounds, 575 W Lincoln Ave in Charleston. The purpose of the Bazaar is to raise funds to help families who have lost a child. There is still time to get space for Friday, 4-8pm, Saturday 9am-5pm and Sunday 11am-3pm. Please call with questions.

Christmas Craft Show (Fri. Nov 7, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

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

Mt. Zion Convention Center, 1400 Village Parkway in Mt. Zion, will host the Christmas Craft Show on Friday and Saturday, November 7th from 7-9pm and Saturday, November 8th from 9am-3pm. Please call or go online for details.

4th Annual Craft and Vendor Show (Sat. Nov 15, 2014 8:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Virden, IL
217-965-4028
lu_hawkins@yahoo.com
www.northmacmoms.org

The 4th Annual Holiday Craft and Vendor Show will take place on Saturday, November 15th from 8am-2pm at the First Baptist Church, 157 W. Jackson in Virden. The proceeds will benefit North Mac Mom’s Group. Not only will there be several craft and vendor booths, a bake sale, but there will also be gift baskets available. For more information, please call the church or go online for details.

 

Breakfast with Santa (Sat. Nov 15, 2014 9:00 am - 11:00 am)

Contact Info:

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

Christmas in the Village with a Breakfast with Santa at Mt. Zion Convention Center in Mt. Zion on Saturday, September 15th at 9am. There will be games, a secret surprise, story telling by Patty Wilson and more. Please call or go online for details.

Family Portraits Offered (Sat. Nov 15, 2014 11:00 am - 5:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Aurora, IL
630-653-1044
http://wheatonchristiancenter.com/aurora-campus

HelpProtrait will be offering free Christmas Portraits for the whole family on Saturday, November 15th beginning at 11am at the Wheaton Christian Center, Aurora Campus, 161 S. Linconlyway; Suite 309 in North Aurora. No appointments necessary and portraits will be taken by professional photographers. Call or go online with questions.

 

Christmas Dinner Fundraiser (Sat. Nov 15, 2014 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Terre Haute, IN
812-478-2800
http://www.mountpleasantfamily.org

Mt Pleasant United Methodist Church, 5353 Ryanne Marie Ln in Terre Haute, is hosting a Christmas Dinner & Missions Fundraiser on Saturday, November 15th at 5:30pm. All proceeds benefits 14th & Chestnut, Crisis Pregnancy Center, Mt Top Mission in Haiti and many more. Tickets are $30.00 for one or $55.00 for two. There will be silent and live auctions. Ticket sales end on November 7th, please call for tickets.

Operation Christmas Child Collection Week (Mon. Nov 17, 2014 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-429-2033
ltleeper@hotmail.com
http://www.sharondecatur.org

Sharon United Methodist Church, 4363 W. Center St in Decatur, a drop off location for Operation Christmas Child shoebox donations, Monday-Monday, November 17th-24th. For information on your closest collection site and what to put in a shoebox go to the Samaritans Purse website.You can also build a shoebox through an online tool offering a personalized and convenient way to send a gift to a child in one of the hardest-to-reach countries. Most questions can be answered online. For further information please call or email.

Operation Christmas Child Collection Week (Wed. Nov 19, 2014 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-429-2033
ltleeper@hotmail.com
http://www.sharondecatur.org

Sharon United Methodist Church, 4363 W. Center St in Decatur, a drop off location for Operation Christmas Child shoebox donations, Monday-Monday, November 17th-24th. For information on your closest collection site and what to put in a shoebox go to the Samaritans Purse website.You can also build a shoebox through an online tool offering a personalized and convenient way to send a gift to a child in one of the hardest-to-reach countries. Most questions can be answered online. For further information please call or email.

Operation Christmas Child Collection Week (Fri. Nov 21, 2014 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-429-2033
ltleeper@hotmail.com
http://www.sharondecatur.org

Sharon United Methodist Church, 4363 W. Center St in Decatur, a drop off location for Operation Christmas Child shoebox donations, Monday-Monday, November 17th-24th. For information on your closest collection site and what to put in a shoebox go to the Samaritans Purse website.You can also build a shoebox through an online tool offering a personalized and convenient way to send a gift to a child in one of the hardest-to-reach countries. Most questions can be answered online. For further information please call or email.

Fall Craft Show (Sat. Nov 22, 2014 8:00 am - 3:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-423-4351
http://stpatrickschool.dio.org/

St Patrick School, 407 E Eldorado in Decatur, will host the Fall Craft Show on Saturday, November 22nd 8am-3pm. There will be a visit from Santa from 10a-2p with photo opportunity. Please call the school or go online for details..

Dueling Piano Christmas Show (Sat. Nov 22, 2014 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Mt. Zion, IL
217-864-5424
k_edwards@mtzion.com
https://www.facebook.com/MtZionEvents

Sav-Mor Pharmacy Presents The First Dueling Piano Christmas Show on Saturday, November 22nd from 6-9pm beginning with a Family Friendly Dinner at the Mt. Zion Convention Center, 1400 Mt. Zion Pkwy in Mt. Zion. The cost is $20 for anyone 11 and up and $10 for 10 and under. Please call or go online for tickets or details. 

Operation Christmas Child Collection Week (Sun. Nov 23, 2014 9:00 am - 1:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-429-2033
ltleeper@hotmail.com
http://www.sharondecatur.org

Sharon United Methodist Church, 4363 W. Center St in Decatur, a drop off location for Operation Christmas Child shoebox donations, Monday-Monday, November 17th-24th. For information on your closest collection site and what to put in a shoebox go to the Samaritans Purse website.You can also build a shoebox through an online tool offering a personalized and convenient way to send a gift to a child in one of the hardest-to-reach countries. Most questions can be answered online. For further information please call or email.

Nativity Tour (Sun. Nov 30, 2014 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Decatur, IL
217-875-8034
Decaturfbc@comcast.net
http://www.decaturfbc.com

The First Baptist Church, 1320 Arbor Dr in Decatur, will be hosting the Annual Nativity Tour on Sunday, November 30th from 4-6pm. There will be a lighted, life size nativity to display in the front lawn of the church. The tour will also include videos of the Story of The Nativity, live piano music by Pastor Mike Waltenberger and refreshments. Stroll through the building displaying interesting pieces. Please call the church for more details.

 

 

The Nutcracker presented (Thu. Dec 4, 2014 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Urbana, IL
217-333-6280
cuballet@gmail.com
http://www.krannertcenter.com

Champaign Urbana Ballet will presents The Nutcracker Ballet Thursday-Sunday, December 4th-7th at the Tryon Festival Theatre, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Goodwin in Urbana. Thursday-Saturday at 7:30pm, Saturday and Sunday at 2pm and Sunday at 6pm. Tickets are $20 - $42 and can be obtained online or by phone. For more information please email.

 

Live Nativity presented (Fri. Dec 5, 2014 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

East Alton, IL
618-259-7825 618-259-7825 or 618-558-2498
http://www.mybethelchurch.com/

Bethel Church, 480 E. Airline Dr in East Alton, will host a free, live, walk-thru Nativity Friday-Sunday, December 5th-7th from 6:30-8:30pm. Hot Chocolate will be provided. Please call or go online for more details.

 

I'll Be Home for Christmas presented (Fri. Dec 5, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Danville, IL
217-442-8316
pastorsarah@danvillefirstnaz.com
http://www.danvillefirstnaz.com

First Church of the Nazarene, 2212 N. Vermilion St in Danville, will present the musical "I'll Be Home for Christmas", Friday-Sunday, December 5th-7th at 7pm each evening. Tickets are available by calling the church. For more details please go online.

 

The Nutcracker presented (Sat. Dec 6, 2014 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Urbana, IL
217-333-6280
cuballet@gmail.com
http://www.krannertcenter.com

Champaign Urbana Ballet will presents The Nutcracker Ballet Thursday-Sunday, December 4th-7th at the Tryon Festival Theatre, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Goodwin in Urbana. Thursday-Saturday at 7:30pm, Saturday and Sunday at 2pm and Sunday at 6pm. Tickets are $20 - $42 and can be obtained online or by phone. For more information please email.

 

Live Nativity presented (Sun. Dec 7, 2014 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)

Contact Info:

East Alton, IL
618-259-7825 618-259-7825 or 618-558-2498
http://www.mybethelchurch.com/

Bethel Church, 480 E. Airline Dr in East Alton, will host a free, live, walk-thru Nativity Friday-Sunday, December 5th-7th from 6:30-8:30pm. Hot Chocolate will be provided. Please call or go online for more details.

 

I'll Be Home for Christmas presented (Sun. Dec 7, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Danville, IL
217-442-8316
pastorsarah@danvillefirstnaz.com
http://www.danvillefirstnaz.com

First Church of the Nazarene, 2212 N. Vermilion St in Danville, will present the musical "I'll Be Home for Christmas", Friday-Sunday, December 5th-7th at 7pm each evening. Tickets are available by calling the church. For more details please go online.

 

Christmas Nativity Play (Sun. Dec 21, 2014 10:30 am - 12:00 pm)

Calvary Baptist Church, 130 Raines Dr in White Hall, will present a Christmas Nativity Play with music on Sunday, December 21st at 10:30am. For more details, please call, email or go online.