Family Calendar & Concerts
Flapjack Fundraiser (Sat. Jul 12, 2014 8:00 am - 11:00 am)
Join the Springfield Figure Skating Club's for a Flapjack Fundraiser, Saturday July 12th beginning at 8am. This event will be held at the Applebees Restaraunt on Veterens Parkway in Springfield IL. For more information please call, email or go online.
Give Away Day (Sat. Jul 12, 2014 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)
West Lisbon Church, 14381 Joliet Rd in Newark IL, will be having their 5th annual Give Away Day Saturday, July 12th from 8am-Noon. There is no admission charge for this event and the public is free to take what they need. Any questions, call or email the church.
Shoe Drive (Sat. Jul 12, 2014 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)
The United Pentecostal Tabernacle, 2442 Harrison in Charleston IL, is sponsoring a shoe drive to assist assist victims of human trafficking. Shoes of every size and type, regardless of condition, are being collected. Please bring donations to the collection pod in the church parking lot this Saturday, July 12th from 8am - noon. For more details, please call or go online.
Benefit 5K Run/Walk (Sat. Jul 12, 2014 8:00 am - 10:00 am)
Kemmerer Village in Assumption IL, is hosting a 5K Walk/Run to benefit children in foster care and residential treatment. We celebrate 100 years of servicing families this year and want your help to make it 100 more. The cost is $15 is registered by June 23rd. Race day registration is $20. Walkers and runners both welcome. Please call or go online for details.
7th Annual Old-Fashioned BBQ and Car Show (Sat. Jul 12, 2014 9:00 am - 6:00 pm)
On Saturday, July 12, Masons from the 4th Southern District Masonic Lodges will host an outdoor BBQ and car show for the community as a benefit to the Oblong Children's Christian Home and the Toys for Tots program. In the Shriner's pavilion at the Robinson City Park in Robinson, IL serving is from 10:30am-6pm. The cost is $8 for adults and $6 for kids. For details please call or email.
Personal Day of Prayer (Sat. Jul 12, 2014 9:00 am - 4:00 pm)
Join us for a day of Personal Prayer and Reflection on Saturday, July 12th from 9am-4pm at the Sisters of Providence, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, IN. The fee is $25 (lunch is included) Register please. And for more information you can call, email or go online.
Color & Prayer (Sat. Jul 12, 2014 10:00 am - 5:00 pm)
Join us in reflection and experience the world of color, line, shape and imagination with Sister Paul Bernadette Bounk, CSJ as the instructor at the White Violet Center for Eco-Justice, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, IN on Saturday, July 12th from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.(EST), The cost is $75 and materials and lunch are included. The registration deadline is July 3rd and seating is limited to 10 participants. For more information, please call or email.
Christfest (Sat. Jul 12, 2014 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Christfest is a Christian concert on July 12th at DePauw University's Green Center, E Olive St DePauw University in Greencastle, IN. Doors open at 3pm; show starts at 4pm. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children under 12, and free for those under 5. Please go to the website for more details.
Family Movie Night (Sat. Jul 12, 2014 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Join Life Church at Centennial Park in Peru, IL for Movies in the Park. Saturday, July 12th they will be showing Rio2. This event is free. Popcorn and snocones are free too. Join us for the pre-party at 6:00 p.m. for carnival games, crafts, prizes and a raffle. The movie starts at dark. Please email or go online for details.